Comparison between:
- LG G8 ThinQ
- Xiaomi Mi MIX Exclusive Edition

Brand and model

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

LG G8 ThinQXiaomi Mi MIX Exclusive Edition
LG G8 ThinQ
Prices
Xiaomi Mi MIX Exclusive Edition
Prices
Model aliasLM-G820N
G820N
LM-G820QM
G820QM
LM-G820V
G820V
Mi Concept Phone Exclusive Edition
Mi MIX Pro

Design

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

Width71.8 mm
7.18 cm
0.236 ft
2.827 in
81.9 mm
8.19 cm
0.269 ft
3.224 in
Height151.9 mm
15.19 cm
0.498 ft
5.98 in
158.8 mm
15.88 cm
0.521 ft
6.252 in
Thickness8.4 mm
0.84 cm
0.028 ft
0.331 in
7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.026 ft
0.311 in
Weight167 g
0.37 lbs
5.89 oz
209 g
0.46 lbs
7.37 oz
Volume91.61 cm³
5.56 in³
102.75 cm³
6.24 in³
ColorsBlue
Black
Red
Black
White
Body materialsGlass
Aluminium alloy
Ceramic
CertificationIP68
MIL-STD-810G
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SIM card

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

SIM card typeNano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIM
Number of SIM cards22
Features-Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)

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
CDMA-CDMA 800 MHz
TD-SCDMATD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
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
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)

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 16
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 12
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA

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 9.0 PieMIUI V8 (Android 6.0 Marshmallow)
MIUI V8 (Android 7.0 Nougat)
MIUI V9

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 855Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 Pro
Process technology7 nm14 nm
CPU1x 2.84 GHz Kryo 485, 3x 2.42 GHz Kryo 485, 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 4852x 2.35 GHz Kryo, 2x 2.0 GHz Kryo
CPU bits64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)-32 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)-1536 KB
1.5 MB
CPU cores84
CPU frequency2840 MHz2350 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 640Qualcomm Adreno 530
GPU frequency-653 MHz
RAM capacity6 GB6 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4XLPDDR4
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency2133 MHz1866 MHz

Storage

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

Storage128 GB256 GB
UFS 2.1UFS 2.0

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
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Display

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

Type/technologyOLEDIPS
Diagonal size6.1 in
154.94 mm
15.49 cm
6.4 in
162.56 mm
16.26 cm
Width2.56 in
64.93 mm
6.49 cm
2.99 in
76.06 mm
7.61 cm
Height5.54 in
140.68 mm
14.07 cm
5.66 in
143.67 mm
14.37 cm
Aspect ratio2.167:11.889:1
Resolution1440 x 3120 pixels1080 x 2040 pixels
Pixel density563 ppi
221 ppcm
361 ppi
141 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area84.02 %84.29 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
400 cd/m²
100% DCI-P3
Always-On Display
Dolby Vision
HDR10
Display manufacturer - AU Optronics / Sharp
1300:1 contrast ratio
500 cd/m²
94% NTSC

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Ultrasonic
-Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1235

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 IMX363 Exmor RSOmniVision OV16880
Sensor typeCMOSPureCel
Sensor size-4.74 x 3.56 mm
0.23 in
Sensor format1/3.09"-
Pixel size1 µm
0.001000 mm
1.029 µm
0.001029 mm
Crop factor-7.29
ISO-100 - 3200
Aperturef/1.5f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent4.23 mm
16 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
4.26 mm
31.07 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view78 °-
Flash typeDual LEDDual LED
Image resolution4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS60 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
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 autofocus (PDAF)
Laser autofocus (LAF)
Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF)
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
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
1080p @ 60 fps
720p @ 240 fps
HDR10 recording
Secondary rear camera - 12 MP (telephoto)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Angle of view - 45° (#2)
Third rear camera (market dependent) - 16 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Sensor model - Sony IMX361
Aperture size - f/1.9 (#3)
Angle of view - 107° (#3)
Sensor type - PureCel Plus-S
720p @ 120 fps

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.

Sensor model-OmniVision OV5675
Sensor typeCMOSPureCel
Sensor size-2.98 x 2.21 mm
0.15 in
Pixel size1.22 µm
0.001220 mm
1.151 µm
0.001151 mm
Crop factor-11.66
Aperturef/1.7f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent2.92 mm
25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
4.6 mm
53.66 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view80 °-
Image resolution3280 x 2460 pixels
8.07 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS60 fps30 fps
FeaturesFace unlock-
TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera-

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeakerLoudspeaker
Boombox speaker
Crystal Sound OLED
DTS-X 3D Surround Sound
32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC
192 kHz / 24-bit
HAC (M4/T3) - Hearing Aid Compatibility
Cantilevered Piezoelectric Ceramic
192 kHz / 24-bit

Radio

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

Radio-No
RDS-

Tracking/Positioning

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

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

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
Wi-Fi Display
-MU-MiMO

Bluetooth

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

Version5.04.2
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
EDR
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SAP
HOGP
A2DP

USB

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

Connector typeUSB Type-CUSB Type-C
Version3.12.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Host
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
DLNA
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
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
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
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
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
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VC-1
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VC-1
Xvid

Battery

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

Capacity3500 mAh4400 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G talk time19 h
1140 min
0.8 days
-
3G talk time19 h
1140 min
0.8 days
-
Charger output power9 V / 1.8 A5 V / 2.5 A
9 V / 2 A
12 V / 1.5 A
Quick charge technologyQualcomm Quick Charge 3.0Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
FeaturesWireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable

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)0.487 W/kg-
Body SAR (EU)1.58 W/kg-
Head SAR (USA)0.98 W/kg-
Body SAR (USA)1.29 W/kg-
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