LG introduced the new LG G3 last Tuesday, its new flagship arriving for LG G2 succeed. The company has put all eggs in one basket, relying on components as a QHD screen resolution or camera with laser focus. The LG G3 is set to be one of the most complete android years, just like the Samsung Galaxy S5, the flagship of one of its most direct competitors. We see the differences between these two heavyweights of telephony.
The screen is the highlight of the LG G3 that raises the bar and advocates a much higher resolution than usual standard FullHD we can find in most high-end devices. The flagship of LG features a 5.5-inch IPS display that delivers 2,560 x 1,440 pixels, achieving a density of 538 dots per inch. The Samsung Galaxy S5 has a more compact panel with a diagonal of 5.1 inches and resolution is also set, namely 1,920 x 1,080 pixels and a density of 432 ppi, which is already more than enough so that images are sharp. The Panel of Galaxy S5 is type Super AMOLED and the two are protected by a sheet of glass resistant Gorilla Glass 3.
The Samsung Galaxy S5 features a design that follows the line of the Galaxy range with curved shapes and classic profile with metallic trim surrounding the entire device. Its housing is removable, is made of durable plastic (polycarbonate) and has a dotted texture that gives it a sportier look and improves grip. Its most prominent feature here is the degree of protection IP67, which refers to its resistance to the ingress of dust or water in the circuits. The Samsung Galaxy S5 may be immersed for 30 minutes in one meter deep. The LG G3 has housing with a metallic finish and its design is more sophisticated. The power and volume buttons are placed on the rear part just under the camera so that the sides are completely clear. The terminal is wider than the Galaxy S5, but still only weighs four grams more than its opponent.
The Samsung Galaxy S5 has a sensor of 16 megapixels with technology ISOCELL. This system consists of a kind of cells separating every pixel, so that better results in low light, avoiding the appearance of noise or chromatic aberrations. It also has a system of ultra-fast autofocus, image stabilizer and a number of special functions like enabling refocus the image once captured. The Galaxy S5 is capable of recording 2160p videos at 30 frames per second, but can also record video in full HD at 60 fps or as HD720p at 120 fps, achieving an effect of slow motion very interesting. The front camera is two megapixels.
The LG G3 features a master sensor of 13 megapixels that measures 1/3 of an inch, which is also prepared to obtain good results in low light thanks to technology BSI. The star feature of the camera is the laser focus, which quickly measures the distance between the subject and the camera to focus quickly. It also comes with a feature that automatically fires when you click on the area you want to focus. Its LED flash is two colors for portraits more natural shade and also has OIS optical stabilizer. The LG G3 can also record videos at 2160p at 30fps or 60fps 1080p FullHD. Their front camera has 2.1 megapixel resolutions and comes with an automatic timer which is activated by gestures, so it’s easier to get us out selfies.
The majority of high-end Android smartphones have processors Qualcomm and currently the most complete is the Snapdragon 801 that is integrated in both models. Both the LG and the Samsung Galaxy G3 S5 have this chip, which consists of 400 Krait quad cores running at 2.5 Ghz. also have 2 GB of RAM, although the issue of 32 Gb of LG G3 takes 3Gb RAM. Both models are available in editions of 16 and 32 GB, both card expandable MicroSD of 128 Gb additional maximum.
They also agree on the operating system and the two come standard with Android 4.4 KitKat, although each has a different visual layer. Samsung launches the new TouchWiz with this model, which has a simpler design with flat synthetic colors and more icons. The Galaxy S5 also introduces new features such as the sensor that integrates the start button, used to read our fingerprint, thereby increasing the safety of the device. In the back has another sensor to measure your heart rate and record the result in the application S Health 3.0, which is also complemented by one of the company offering wearables. The Galaxy S5 also has the kids so, the private mode and a way of saving energy.
The LG G3 also has unique features such as Knock Code, which will unlock the device with a pattern of touches on the screen, the Smart Keyboard or Smart Notice for suggestions on cleaning the device, call reminders and more. It also has other security options such Content Lock and Kill Switch.