For readers who are considering buying the LG Optimus G or the Samsung Galaxy S4, here is a specs and price comparison between the two devices in Australia. The comparison could help readers make an informed decision.
Display and Design
The LG Optimus G comes with a 4.7 inch True HD-IPS + LCD capacitive touch screen, rendering 768 x 1280 pixels resolution. The Samsung Galaxy S4 comes with a 5 inch Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen, rendering 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution.
The LG Optimus G comes with 131.9 x 68.9 x 8.5 mm dimensions and weighs 145 grams. The Samsung Galaxy S4 comes with 136.6 x 69.8 x 7.9 mm dimensions and weighs 130 grams.
Hardware and Operating System
The LG Optimus G is equipped with a 1.5 GHz quad core krait processor and Qualcomm MDM9615/APQ8064 chipset. It comes with 32 GB of internal memory and no Micro SD slot for additional memory.
The Samsung Galaxy S4 is equipped with a quad-core 1.6 GHz cortex A15 and quad-core 1.2 GHz cortex A7 processor and Exynos 5 Octa 5410 chipset. It comes in 16 GB, 32 GB, and 64 GB internal memory variants, which can be expanded by up to 64 GB using a Micro SD card.
Both the devices run on the Android platform and come loaded with the Jelly Bean operating system. Both the devices have 2 GB of RAM.
The LG Optimus G sports a 13 MP primary camera with autofocus and LED flash. The secondary camera on the device is 1.3 MP. The Samsung Galaxy S4 also sports a 13 MP primary camera with autofocus and LED flash. The secondary camera on the device is 2 MP.
The LG Optimus G comes with a non-removable Li-Po 2100 mAh battery, which allows for a talk time of about 13 hours on 3G. The Samsung Galaxy S4 comes with a Li-Ion 2600 mAh battery, which allows for a talk time of about 17 hours on 3G.
Price in Australia
The LG Optimus G LTE 4G variant is priced at around AU $399.95. The Samsung Galaxy S4 16 GB variant is priced at around AU $599.95 and the 32 GB variant is priced at around AU $639.95 in Australia.
More Articles to Read
The Hobbit 2 Makes More Than $400 Million at the Box Office Despite New Releases [Read]
'Vikings' Season 2 Slash and Blood Sneak Peek Trailer [Watch Video] [Read]
'Game of Thrones' Making of the Red Wedding Behind-the-Scenes [Watch Video] [Read]
To contact the editor, e-mail: