Comparison between:
- LG Google Nexus 5
- LG Optimus F3
- LG Optimus F6
- LG G2

Brand and model

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

LG Google Nexus 5LG Optimus F3LG Optimus F6LG G2
LG Google Nexus 5
Prices
LG Optimus F3
Prices
LG Optimus F6
Prices
LG G2
Prices
Model aliasNexus 5
D820
LG-D820
D821
LG-D821
LG-LS720
LGLS720
LS720
LG-MS659
LGMS659
MS659
LG-VM720
VM720
LG-D500
D500
Optimus G2
LG-D802
D802
LG-D802TA
D802TA
LG-D803
D803
LG-VS980
VS980
LG-LS980
LGLS980
LS980

Design

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

Width69.2 mm
6.92 cm
0.23 ft
2.72 in
62 mm
6.2 cm
0.2 ft
2.44 in
65.8 mm
6.58 cm
0.22 ft
2.59 in
70.9 mm
7.09 cm
0.23 ft
2.79 in
Height137.8 mm
13.78 cm
0.45 ft
5.43 in
116.1 mm
11.61 cm
0.38 ft
4.57 in
127.9 mm
12.79 cm
0.42 ft
5.04 in
138.5 mm
13.85 cm
0.45 ft
5.45 in
Thickness8.6 mm
0.86 cm
0.03 ft
0.34 in
10.1 mm
1.01 cm
0.03 ft
0.4 in
10.2 mm
1.02 cm
0.03 ft
0.4 in
8.9 mm
0.89 cm
0.03 ft
0.35 in
Weight130 g
0.29 lbs
4.59 oz
140 g
0.31 lbs
4.94 oz
124 g
0.27 lbs
4.37 oz
143 g
0.32 lbs
5.04 oz
Volume82.01 cm³
4.98 in³
72.7 cm³
4.42 in³
85.84 cm³
5.21 in³
87.39 cm³
5.31 in³
ColorsBlack
White
Red
Black
Purple
Black
White
Black
White
Red
Gold
Body materials---Polycarbonate

SIM card

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

SIM card typeMicro-SIMMicro-SIMMicro-SIMMicro-SIM
Number of SIM cards1111

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
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMACDMA 800 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
CDMA 800 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
-CDMA 800 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
CDMA20001xEV-DO Rev. A1xEV-DO Rev. A-1xEV-DO Rev. A
UMTSUMTS 800 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 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 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 700 MHz
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)

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 Class 12
GPRS Class 12
HSPA+
LTE Cat 3
EV-DO Rev. A
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 3
EV-DO Rev. A
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS Class 12
HSPA+
LTE Cat 3
UMTS
EDGE Class 12
GPRS Class 12
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
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 4.4.3 KitKat
Android 5.0 Lollipop
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Android 4.1.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 4.1.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Android 4.4 KitKat
Android 5.0 Lollipop
Android 5.1.1 Lollipop

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 800 MSM8974AAQualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8930Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8930Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AA
Process technology28 nm28 nm28 nm28 nm
CPUKrait 400Krait 200Krait 200Krait 400
CPU bits32 bit32 bit32 bit32 bit
Instruction setARMv7ARMv7ARMv7ARMv7
Level 0 cache memory (L0)4 KB + 4 KB--4 KB + 4 KB
Level 1 cache memory (L1)16 KB + 16 KB16 KB + 16 KB16 KB + 16 KB16 KB + 16 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)2048 KB
2 MB
1024 KB
1 MB
1024 KB
1 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores4224
CPU frequency2300 MHz1200 MHz1200 MHz2260 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 330Qualcomm Adreno 305Qualcomm Adreno 305Qualcomm Adreno 330
GPU cores4114
GPU frequency450 MHz--450 MHz
RAM capacity2 GB1 GB1 GB2 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR2LPDDR2LPDDR3
RAM channelsDouble channel--Double channel
RAM frequency800 MHz533 MHz533 MHz800 MHz

Storage

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

Storage16 GB
32 GB
4 GB4 GB16 GB
32 GB

Memory cards

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

Types-microSD
microSDHC
microSD
microSDHC
-

Display

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

Type/technologyIPSIPSIPSIPS
Diagonal size5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
4 in
101.6 mm
10.16 cm
4.5 in
114.3 mm
11.43 cm
5.2 in
132.08 mm
13.21 cm
Width2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
2.06 in
52.27 mm
5.23 cm
2.21 in
56.04 mm
5.6 cm
2.55 in
64.75 mm
6.48 cm
Height4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
3.43 in
87.12 mm
8.71 cm
3.92 in
99.62 mm
9.96 cm
4.53 in
115.12 mm
11.51 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.667:1
5:3
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels480 x 800 pixels540 x 960 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels
Pixel density441 ppi
173 ppcm
233 ppi
91 ppcm
245 ppi
96 ppcm
424 ppi
166 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area72.51 %63.47 %66.55 %76.16 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 3Corning Gorilla Glass 2Corning Gorilla Glass 2Corning Gorilla Glass 2

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Step detector
Step counter
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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 IMX179 Exmor R--Sony IMX135 Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOS-CMOS BSICMOS
Sensor size4.54 x 3.42 mm
0.22 in
--4.69 x 3.52 mm
0.23 in
Pixel size1.391 µm
0.001391 mm
--1.127 µm
0.001127 mm
Crop factor7.61--7.38
ISO100 - 800--100 - 800
Aperturef/2.4--f/2.4
Focal length4 mm
30.45 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
--4 mm
29.51 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Flash typeLEDLEDLEDLED
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
2560 x 1920 pixels
4.92 MP
2560 x 1920 pixels
4.92 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps60 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
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
Macro mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
White balance settings
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
Self-timer
Scene 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
---1920x1080 @ 60 fps
Sapphire Crystal Glass

Secondary camera

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

Image resolution1280 x 960 pixels
1.23 MP
--1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS--30 fps30 fps
-0.3 MP1.2 MP-

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
---192 kHz / 24-bit

Radio

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

RadioNoNoYesYes
---RDS
Not available in VS980

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS
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
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
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.

Version4.04.04.04.0
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
GAVDP
GOEP
HID
HSP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP
SDAP
SDP
A2DP
AVCTP
AVDTP
AVRCP
BNEP
FTP
GAVDP
GAP
GATT
HFP
HID
HSP
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP
SDAP
SDP
A2DP
LE
A2DP
AVRCP
FTP
HFP
HID
LE
OPP
PBAP

USB

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

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USBMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Host
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage
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.

HDMIMicro USB to HDMI MHL adapter--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 jackYesYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
Computer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
Tethering
DLNA
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
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5

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
eAAC+
MP3
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
eAAC+
FLAC
MP3
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
eAAC+
MP3
WMA
WAV
AC3
eAAC+
FLAC
MP3
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/codecsH.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
MPEG-4
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
3GPP2
H.263
H.264
MPEG-4
WMV
H.263
H.264
MP4
DivX
H.263
H.264
MP4
MPEG-4
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.

Capacity2300 mAh2460 mAh2460 mAh3000 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-IonLi-IonLi-Polymer
2G talk time17 h
1020 min
0.7 days
16 h
960 min
0.7 days
15 h
900 min
0.6 days
16 h 30 min
16.5 h
990 min
0.7 days
2G stand-by time300 h
18000 min
12.5 days
456 h
27360 min
19 days
408 h
24480 min
17 days
790 h
47400 min
32.9 days
3G talk time17 h
1020 min
0.7 days
16 h
960 min
0.7 days
8 h
480 min
0.3 days
17 h 30 min
17.5 h
1050 min
0.7 days
3G stand-by time300 h
18000 min
12.5 days
456 h
27360 min
19 days
408 h
24480 min
17 days
900 h
54000 min
37.5 days
FeaturesWireless charging
Non-removable
RemovableRemovableNon-removable
---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)0.484 W/kg-0.56 W/kg0.41 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)0.486 W/kg-0.57 W/kg0.47 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)0.96 W/kg1.16 W/kg0.98 W/kg0.5 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)1.05 W/kg1.29 W/kg1.28 W/kg0.69 W/kg

Additional features

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

Additional featuresD820 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.484 W/kg; body - 0.486 W/kg
D820 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.96 W/kg; body - 1.05 W/kg
D821 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.486 W/kg; body - 0.476 W/kg
D821 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.799 W/kg; body - 0.648 W/kg
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