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LG G3 vs. LG G2 Spec Shootout

by Sean P. Aune | May 27, 2014May 27, 2014 11:30 am PST

LG G3 vs LG G2

Can the LG G3 be considered a worthy successor to the LG G2? We’re about to find out!

Whenever a new phone arrives on the scene it is inevitable that it will be compared to its predecessor. The LG G2 was one of the best phones of last year, but will the LG G3 be enough to cause envy in those who aren’t yet eligible for an upgrade?

We’ve gathered up the specs for both LG phones and it’s time for you to decide for yourself. Take a look at them and let us know your thoughts in the comments below.

LG - G2 LG - G3
Display Size 5.2-inch, 1080 x 1920 pixel display (424 ppi) 5.5-inch, 1440 x 2560 pixel display (534 ppi)
Resolution X 1080 1440
Resolution Y 1920 2560
Display Type HD IPS Quad HD
Operating System Android 4.2.2 (at launch) Android 4.4.2 (at launch)
Processor 2.26GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 2.5GHz Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801
RAM 2GB 2GB or 3GB of RAM depending on region
  • 16GB
  • 32GB
  • 16GB
  • 32GB
External Storage No Yes
Main Camera (Back) 13MP 13MP
Secondary Camera (Front) 2MP 2.1MP
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.0 Bluetooth 4.0
Battery 3000 mAh 3000mAh
NFC Yes Yes
  • 3.5mm Headphone jack
  • DLNA
  • Micro USB
  • 3.5mm Headphone jack
  • Micro USB
  • Accelerometer
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity
  • Full list not announced yet
  • A-GPS
  • Digital compass
  • A-GPS
Height 138.5 mm (5.45 inches) 146.3 mm (5.76 inches)
Width 70.9 mm (2.79 inches) 74.6 mm (2.94 inches)
Depth 8.9 mm (0.35 inches) 8.9 mm (0.35 inches)
Weight 143 g (5.04 oz) 149 g (5.26 oz)
Colors Black, White Metallic Black, Silk White, Shine Gold, Moon Violet, Burgundy Red
Supported Audio Formats N/A N/A
Supported Video Formats N/A N/A
In The Box N/A N/A

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Sean P. Aune

Sean P. Aune has been a professional technology blogger since July 2007, but his love of tech dates back to at least 1976 when his parents bought...