LG G6 vs Samsung Galaxy S7 compare

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Compare LG G6 and Samsung Galaxy S7

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LG G6 vs Samsung Galaxy S7

What is the difference between the LG G6 and Samsung Galaxy S7? Which one is better? The answers to these questions and many more can be found here in this detailed comparison of the two phones. Discover the differences in specs between these two desirable devices, from screen size to battery life, in the table below. We have all the information you need to choose the best phone for you.


Common specs

Brand and model LG G6 Samsung Galaxy S7
Rating (+0) (+0)
Release date 2017, February 2016, February
Dimensions (HxWxD) 148.9 x 71.9 x 7.9 mm | 5.86 x 5.86 x 2.83 in 142.4 x 69.6 x 7.9 mm | 5.61 x 5.61 x 2.74 in
Weight 163 g | 5.75 oz 152 g | 5.36 oz
Body Build Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 3/5), aluminum frame Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 4), aluminum frame
Colors Astro Black, Ice Platinum, Terra Gold, Marine Blue, Mystic White, Raspberry Rose, Moroccan Blue, Lavender Violet Black, White, Gold, Silver, Pink Gold
Battery 3300 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
Battery life Talking time - Up to 22 h (3G)
Music play - Up to 62 h
Approximate price 270 EUR 290 EUR


Technology IPS LCD Super AMOLED
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M 16M
Screen size 5.7" inc 5.1" inc
Screen area 84.1 cm2 71.5 cm2
Screen format 18:9 (height:width) 16:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio 78.6% 72.1%
Screen resolution 1440 x 2880 px 1440 x 2560 px
Screen PPI /points per inch/ 564 PPI 577 PPI
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Other specs - Dolby Vision
-Always-on display
- Always-on display

Camera and Video

Rear camera, main 13 MP, Dual 12 MP, Single
Camera specs -13 MP, f/1.8, 30mm (standard), 1/3'', 1.12µm, 3-axis OIS, PDAF
-13 MP, f/2.4, 12mm (ultrawide), no AF
-12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55'', 1.4µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS
Functions Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, HDR, 24-bit/192kHz stereo sound rec. 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@240fps, HDR, dual-video rec.
Front camera, selfie 5 MP, Single 5 MP, Single
Specifications 5 MP, f/2.2, 18mm 5 MP, f/1.7, 22mm (wide), 1/4.1'', 1.34µm
Functions Dual video call, Auto-HDR
Video 1080p@30fps 1440p


Operating system - OS Android 7.0 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo); LG UX 6 UI Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo); TouchWiz UI
Chipset - Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 821 (14 nm) - Exynos 8890 Octa (14 nm)
Processor CPU - Quad-core (2x2.35 GHz Kryo & 2x1.6 GHz Kryo) - Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Mongoose & 4x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53)
Graphics processor GPU Adreno 530 Mali-T880 MP12
External memory microSD, up to 512 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM model only microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM model only
Internal memory 32/64/128 GB, 4 GB RAM 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM
Antutu 8 score 172026 189150
Antutu 7 score 158900
GeekBench 5 Single Core 297 270
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core 717 718
GeekBench 4 Single Core 1664 1536
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core 3795 3718
GeekBench 4 RenderScript 6911 4791
GeekBench 4 Battery 3246 1939

Communication and Connectivity

SIM card Single SIM (Nano-SIM)Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Single SIM (Nano-SIM) - G930FHybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) - G930FD
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat12 600/150 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9 450/50 Mbps
GPRS Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
NFC Yes Yes
USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go microUSB 2.0, USB Host
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE, aptX HD 4.2, A2DP, LE, aptX
Harmful irradiation SAR - 0.65 W/kg (head)     1.23 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU - 0.23 W/kg (head)     0.15 W/kg (body)    
SAR - 1.40 W/kg (head)     1.59 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU - 0.41 W/kg (head)     0.62 W/kg (body)    

Music and Audio

Radio FM radio (market dependent) No
Headphone jack Yes Yes
Others - 32-bit/192kHz audio
-Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
-Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Other features

Sensors - Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer - Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
Other extras
- WPC&PMA wireless charging (US version only)
-Fast battery charging: 50% in 30 min (Quick Charge 3.0)
- IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
-MIL-STD-810G compliant

- Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 2.0)
-Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent)
-S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
-IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
- Versions: LG G6+ with 128 GB storage; H870 (Europe); H871 (AT&T); H872 (T-Mobile); H873 (Canada); H870K (Australia); LS993 (Sprint); US997 (U.S. Cellular); VS988 (Verizon Wireless)

- Versions: G930F (Global); G930FD (Global; Southeast Asia); G930W8 (Canada) Also known as Samsung Galaxy S7 Duos with dual-SIM card slots


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