The LG G4 is finally here, but how does it stand up to Samsung’s last flagship phablet? Both devices offer big beautiful Quad HD displays and plenty of power under the hood, but let’s see how they really compare.
The LG G4 is the newer of these two devices, and that means a faster Snapdragon 808 processor. It also boasts a better front-facing camera for the highest quality seflies. Then again, the Galaxy Note 4 offers the bigger screen, along with a built-in stylus and a sleek metal frame.
The choice is yours, but read on for our full spec-by-spec breakdown before deciding which device you really prefer.
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Galaxy Note 4 Gallery:
|LG - G4||Samsung - Galaxy Note 4|
|Display Size||5.5-inch, 1440 x 2560 pixel display (534 ppi)||5.7-inch, 1440 x 2560 pixel display (515 ppi)|
|Display Type||IPS Quantum||Quad HD Super AMOLED|
|Operating System||Android 5.1 (at launch)||Android 4.4 (at launch)|
|Processor||1.8GHz 64-bit Hexa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 processor with X10 LTE||2.7 GHz Quad-Core Processor or 1.9 GHz Octa-Core (1.9GHz Quad + 1.3GHz Quad-Core) Processor (varies by country/carrier)|
|External Storage Specs||
|Main Camera (Back)||16MP||16MP|
|Secondary Camera (Front)||8MP||3.7MP|
|Bluetooth||Bluetooth 4.1||Bluetooth 4.1|
|Height||148.9 mm (5.86 inches)||153.5 mm (6.04 inches)|
|Width||76.1 mm (3.00 inches)||78.6 mm (3.09 inches)|
|Depth||9.8 mm (0.39 inches)||8.5 mm (0.33 inches)|
|Weight||155 g (5.47 oz)||176 g (6.21 oz)|
|Colors||[Ceramic] Metallic Gray / Ceramic White / Shiny Gold / [Genuine Leather] Black / Brown / Red / Sky Blue / Beige / Yellow||Black, Gold, Pink, White|
|Supported Audio Formats||Not announced yet||MP3, AAC/AAC+/eAAC+, WMA, AMR-NB/WB, Vorbis, FLAC|
|Supported Video Formats||Not announced yet||H.264, MPEG-4, H.263, VC-1, WMV7, WMV8, Sorenson Spark, MP43, VP8|
|In The Box||N/A||N/A|