Comparison between:
- TCL 3S M3G
- LG K10 (2017)

Brand and model

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

TCL 3S M3GLG K10 (2017)
TCL 3S M3GLG K10 (2017)
Model aliasMeme Da 3SLG-M250
M250

Design

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

Width69.6 mm
6.96 cm
0.228 ft
2.74 in
75.3 mm
7.53 cm
0.247 ft
2.965 in
Height139.6 mm
13.96 cm
0.458 ft
5.496 in
148.7 mm
14.87 cm
0.488 ft
5.854 in
Thickness8.9 mm
0.89 cm
0.029 ft
0.35 in
7.99 mm
0.799 cm
0.026 ft
0.315 in
Weight130 g
0.29 lbs
4.59 oz
142 g
0.31 lbs
5.01 oz
Volume86.47 cm³
5.25 in³
89.46 cm³
5.43 in³
ColorsWhite
Blue
Gold
Black
Gray
Body materialsPlastic
Aluminium alloy
Plastic

SIM card

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

SIM card typeMicro-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards21
FeaturesDual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)Dual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)

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
CDMACDMA 800 MHz-
W-CDMAW-CDMA 850 MHz
W-CDMA 900 MHz
W-CDMA 1900 MHz
W-CDMA 2100 MHz
-
TD-SCDMATD-SCDMA 1900 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2000 MHz
-
UMTS-UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 1800 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 4
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 6

Operating system

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

Operating system (OS)LeWa 6.0 OS (Android 5.0 Lollipop)Android 7.0 Nougat

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 615 MSM8939MediaTek MT6750
Process technology28 nm28 nm
CPU4x 1.5 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 1.5 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8ARMv8-A
Level 0 cache memory (L0)4 KB + 4 KB-
Level 1 cache memory (L1)16 KB + 16 KB32 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)2048 KB
2 MB
512 KB
0.5 MB
CPU cores88
CPU frequency1500 MHz1500 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 405ARM Mali-T860 MP2
GPU cores-2
GPU frequency550 MHz520 MHz
RAM capacity2 GB2 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR3
RAM channelsSingle channelSingle channel
RAM frequency800 MHz667 MHz

Storage

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

Storage16 GB16 GB
32 GB
-eMMC

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/technologyIPSIPS
Diagonal size5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
5.3 in
134.62 mm
13.46 cm
Width2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
2.6 in
66 mm
6.6 cm
Height4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
4.62 in
117.33 mm
11.73 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels720 x 1280 pixels
Pixel density441 ppi
173 ppcm
277 ppi
108 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area71.16 %69.38 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Sharp / AU Optronics display
OGS (One Glass Solution)
Full Lamination Technology
95% NTSC
2.5D curved glass screen

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor modelSony IMX135 Exmor RS-
Sensor typeCMOSCMOS
Sensor size4.69 x 3.52 mm
0.23 in
-
Pixel size1.127 µm
0.001127 mm
-
Crop factor7.38-
Aperturef/2.2f/2.2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-3.7 mm
Number of lenses5-
Flash typeLEDLED
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital 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
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Blue filter glass-

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Aperturef/2.2f/2.2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-1.49 mm
Field of view88 °120 °
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
2560 x 1920 pixels
4.92 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS-30 fps

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece

Radio

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

RadioYesYes

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
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-Fi802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
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.

Version4.04.2
FeaturesA2DPA2DP
AVRCP
HDP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SAP

USB

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

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go

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 jackYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC

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
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+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
PCM
ADPCM

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
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
MPEG-4
VP8
VP9
Xvid

Battery

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

Capacity3050 mAh2800 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-Ion
2G talk time9 h
540 min
0.4 days
13 h
780 min
0.5 days
2G stand-by time250 h
15000 min
10.4 days
350 h
21000 min
14.6 days
3G talk time8 h
480 min
0.3 days
13 h
780 min
0.5 days
3G stand-by time250 h
15000 min
10.4 days
350 h
21000 min
14.6 days
Charger output power-5 V / 0.85 A
FeaturesNon-removableRemovable

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)-0.47 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)-0.937 W/kg

Additional features

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

Additional featuresEye recognition technology-
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