Comparison between:
- LG G6
- LG G2
- LG V20

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

LG G6LG G2LG V20
LG G6
Prices
LG G2
Prices
LG V20
Prices
Model aliasLGM-G600K
LGM-G600L
LGM-G600S
LG-H870
H870
LG-US997
US997
LG-VS988
VS988
Optimus G2
LG-D802
D802
LG-D802TA
D802TA
LG-D803
D803
LG-VS980
VS980
LG-LS980
LGLS980
LS980
LG-F800K
F800K
LG-F800L
F800L
LG-F800S
F800S
LG-H990ds
H990ds

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width71.9 mm
7.19 cm
0.24 ft
2.83 in
70.9 mm
7.09 cm
0.23 ft
2.79 in
78.1 mm
7.81 cm
0.26 ft
3.07 in
Height148.9 mm
14.89 cm
0.49 ft
5.86 in
138.5 mm
13.85 cm
0.45 ft
5.45 in
159.7 mm
15.97 cm
0.52 ft
6.29 in
Thickness7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.03 ft
0.31 in
8.9 mm
0.89 cm
0.03 ft
0.35 in
7.6 mm
0.76 cm
0.02 ft
0.3 in
Weight163 g
0.36 lbs
5.75 oz
143 g
0.32 lbs
5.04 oz
173 g
0.38 lbs
6.1 oz
Volume84.58 cm³
5.14 in³
87.39 cm³
5.31 in³
94.79 cm³
5.76 in³
ColorsBlack
White
Gray
Blue
Violet
Gold
Black
White
Red
Gold
Gray
Silver
Pink
Body materialsAluminium alloy
Glass
PolycarbonateAluminium alloy
Polycarbonate
CertificationIP68-MIL-STD-810G

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeNano-SIMMicro-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards111
FeaturesDual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)-Dual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)
--LG-H990ds - Dual SIM

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMA-CDMA 800 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
CDMA 800 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
CDMA2000-1xEV-DO Rev. A-
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE 700 MHz Class 13
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 12
UMTS
EDGE Class 12
GPRS Class 12
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
EV-DO Rev. A
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 12
EV-DO Rev. A

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 7.0 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Android 4.4 KitKat
Android 5.0 Lollipop
Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
Android 7.0 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
User interface (UI)LG UX 6.0-LG UX 5.0+

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 ProQualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AAQualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996
Process technology14 nm28 nm14 nm
CPU2x 2.35 GHz Kryo, 2x 1.6 GHz KryoKrait 4002x 2.15 GHz Kryo, 2x 1.6 GHz Kryo
CPU bits64 bit32 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv7ARMv8-A
Level 0 cache memory (L0)-4 KB + 4 KB-
Level 1 cache memory (L1)32 KB + 32 KB16 KB + 16 KB32 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)1536 KB
1.5 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
1536 KB
1.5 MB
CPU cores444
CPU frequency2350 MHz2260 MHz2150 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 530Qualcomm Adreno 330Qualcomm Adreno 530
GPU cores-4-
GPU frequency653 MHz450 MHz624 MHz
RAM capacity4 GB2 GB4 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4LPDDR3LPDDR4
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency1866 MHz800 MHz1866 MHz

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage32 GB
64 GB
16 GB
32 GB
64 GB
UFS 2.0-UFS 2.0

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
-microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyIPSIPSIPS
Diagonal size5.7 in
144.78 mm
14.48 cm
5.2 in
132.08 mm
13.21 cm
5.7 in
144.78 mm
14.48 cm
Width2.55 in
64.75 mm
6.47 cm
2.55 in
64.75 mm
6.48 cm
2.79 in
70.98 mm
7.1 cm
Height5.1 in
129.5 mm
12.95 cm
4.53 in
115.12 mm
11.51 cm
4.97 in
126.19 mm
12.62 cm
Aspect ratio2:1
2:1 (18:9)
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution1440 x 2880 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels1440 x 2560 pixels
Pixel density565 ppi
222 ppcm
424 ppi
166 ppcm
515 ppi
202 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area78.57 %76.16 %72.04 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
FullVision
Always-On Display
Dolby Vision
HDR10
Corning Gorilla Glass 2Secondary IPS display - 2.1 in; 160 x 1040 / 513ppi

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall
Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1035-Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1035

Primary camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed at its back and is used for taking photos and recording videos.

Sensor modelSony IMX258 Exmor RSSony IMX135 Exmor RSSony IMX298 Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOS
Sensor size4.71 x 3.49 mm
0.23 in
4.69 x 3.52 mm
0.23 in
5.22 x 3.92 mm
0.26 in
Pixel size1.133 µm
0.001133 mm
1.127 µm
0.001127 mm
1.132 µm
0.001132 mm
Crop factor7.377.386.63
ISO-100 - 800-
Aperturef/1.8f/2.4f/1.8
Focal length4 mm
29.5 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
4 mm
29.51 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
-
Flash typeDual LEDLEDDual LED
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS30 fps60 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical zoom
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
Phase detection
Laser autofocus
720p @ 120 fps
Angle of view - 71°
Secondary rear camera - 13 MP
Sensor model - Sony IMX258 Exmor RS (#2)
Sensor size - 4.713 x 3.4944 mm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
2x Optical zoom (#2)
Angle of view - 125° (#2)
Corning Gorilla Glass 4 lens protection
1920x1080 @ 60 fps
Sapphire Crystal Glass
Phase detection
Laser autofocus
Contrast autofocus
Angle of view - 75°
720p @ 120 fps
48 kHz / 24 bit audio recording
Secondary rear camera - 8 MP
Sensor model - Sony IMX219PQ Exmor R (#2)
Sensor type - CMOS BSI (#2)
Sensor size - 3.6 x 2.7 mm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Angle of view - 135° (#2)

Secondary camera

Secondary cameras are placed above the screen of the device and are usually used for video calls, gesture recognition, etc.

Aperturef/2.2-f/1.9
Focal length2 mm--
Image resolution2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps
Angle of view - 100°-Angle of view - 120°

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
192 kHz / 24-bit
LGM-G600K; LGM-G600L; LGM-G600S - Hi-Fi Quad DAC
192 kHz / 24-bitBang & Olufsen
SABRE ESS Technology ES9218 SABRE PRO Quad DAC
192 kHz / 24-bit

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

Radio-Yes-
-RDS
Not available in VS980
-

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version4.24.04.2
FeaturesA2DP
EDR
LE
A2DP
AVRCP
FTP
HFP
HID
LE
OPP
PBAP
A2DP
EDR
LE

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeUSB Type-CMicro USBUSB Type-C
Version3.12.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go

HDMI

The High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) is considered to be the digital alternative of the analog audio/video interface standards.

HDMI-Micro USB to HDMI MHL adapter-

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
VoLTE

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AAC+
AC3
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AC3
eAAC+
FLAC
MP3
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VC-1
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
DivX
H.263
H.264
MP4
MPEG-4
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VC-1
VP8
WebM
WMV
Xvid

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity3300 mAh3000 mAh3200 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Ion
2G talk time17 h
1020 min
0.7 days
16 h 30 min
16.5 h
990 min
0.7 days
16 h
960 min
0.7 days
2G stand-by time130 h
7800 min
5.4 days
790 h
47400 min
32.9 days
160 h
9600 min
6.7 days
3G talk time17 h
1020 min
0.7 days
17 h 30 min
17.5 h
1050 min
0.7 days
16 h
960 min
0.7 days
3G stand-by time130 h
7800 min
5.4 days
900 h
54000 min
37.5 days
160 h
9600 min
6.7 days
Charger output power9 V / 1.8 A--
Quick charge technologyQualcomm Quick Charge 3.0-Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
FeaturesWireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
Non-removableFast charging
Removable
Battery model: BL-T32
Qi/PMA wireless charging (US)
SiO+-

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Head SAR (EU)0.393 W/kg0.41 W/kg0.824 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)1.12 W/kg0.47 W/kg0.892 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)0.69 W/kg0.5 W/kg1.05 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)1.14 W/kg0.69 W/kg0.571 W/kg

Additional features

Some devices have additional features, different from the standard ones above, but equally important and worth mentioning.

Additional featuresLGM-G600K - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 1.158 W/kg; body - 0.735 W/kg
LGM-G600L - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 1.131 W/kg; body - 0.609 W/kg
LGM-G600S - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 1.105 W/kg; body - 0.743 W/kg
LG-H870 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.393 W/kg; body - 1.120 W/kg
LG-H870 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.690 W/kg; body - 1.140 W/kg
LG-VS988 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.650 W/kg; body - 1.230 W/kg
-LG-F800K - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 1.050 w/kg; body - 0.571 W/kg
LG-F800L - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 1.040 w/kg; body - 0.455 W/kg
LG-F800S - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.975 w/kg; body - 0.429 W/kg
LG-H990ds - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.824 w/kg; body - 0.892 W/kg
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