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LG Optimus G LS970 vs Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 64GB

Comparing side by side, pros and cons and the differences between LG Optimus G LS970 vs Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 64GB phones. Which is the best phone?

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09 LG Optimus G LS970 vs 11 Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 64GB

LG Optimus G LS970
Specifications Compare Models Pictures
4.7"
IPS+

768x1280

13.2
MP

1.3mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2100
mAh

Non removable

Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 64GB
Specifications Compare Models Pictures
4.8"
AMOLED

720x1280

8
MP

2mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2100
mAh

Removable

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 64GB

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09 Advantages LG Optimus G LS970

Optimus G LS970 vs Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 64GB
 7%7%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.5Ghz 32bit Quad-Core vs 1.4Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
2GB LPDDR2 vs 1GB LPDDR2
 1%1%
+Thinner
8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches) vs 8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
 7%7%
+Higher resolution screen
768 x 1280 pixels vs 720 x 1280 pixels
 4%4%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
318 PPI vs 306 PPI
 65%65%
+Higher resolution main camera
13.2 megapixels vs 8 megapixels
 8%8%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/2.4 (aperture) vs f/2.6 (aperture)
Advantage+The 4G LTE network is newer and faster 4G LTE vs 3G+ HSPA+
 4X (times)100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G LTE) 100 Mbps vs (3G+ HSPA+) 21 Mbps

11 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 64GB

Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 64GB vs Optimus G LS970
 128%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (57GB user available) vs 32GB (25GB user available)
Advantage+More external storage for files using memory cards Until 64GB vs Not supported
 9%9%
+Lighter
133 grams (4.66 ounces) vs 145 grams (5.08 ounces)
Advantage+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid Super AMOLED vs TFT Super IPS+
 2%2%
+Larger screen
4.8" vs 4.7"
 7%7%
+The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
1/3" inches vs 1/3.2" inches
 46%46%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
2 megapixels vs 1.3 megapixels
Advantage+Android 4.3 Jelly Bean is newer and safer Android 4.3 Jelly Bean vs Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich ICS
Advantage+Sensors help you use the device Barometer vs Not supported
Advantage+Removable battery can be replaced easily Lithium ion - Removable vs Lithium ion Polymer (LiPo) - Non removable
Advantage+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general FM with RDS vs Not supported

29 Common items in both devices

+More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos 16 million
+The LED flash helps in dark places or in low light LED flash
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures Only digital zoom
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus Autofocus
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness BSI sensor
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas HDR photo only main camera
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera HD (1280 x 720 pixels)
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use 2100 mAh
+Better touchscreen. The capacitive screen is much more sensitive Capacitive
+Better touch type. Multitouch allows to use more fingers at the same time Multitouch
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores 3.5mm jack
+Sensors help you use the device Accelerometer
+Sensors help you use the device Proximity
+Sensors help you use the device Compass
+Sensors help you use the device Ambient Light
+Sensors help you use the device Gyroscope
+Speakerphone is useful when you are driving and on other occasions Speakerphone
+The video calling allows to make calls with voice and video Video calling
+The vibration of the device aids in the use of several features Vibrating alert
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality Active noise cancellation
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable Micro-B USB - MHL
+It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your device A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n is newer and faster 802.11 a/b/g/n
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device DLNA
+Bluetooth 4.0 version with A2DP is newer and faster 4.0 version with A2DP
+The NFC lets simple and safe communication between near electronic devices NFC
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB USB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)
+Better sites viewing on the internet HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ 21 COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical features LG Optimus G LS970Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 64GB
Brand LGSamsung
Model Optimus G LS970Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 64GB
Also known as Sprint LG Eclipse 4G LTE, LG Optimus G, LG LS970Samsung Galaxy S III i9300, Samsung Galaxy S3 i9300 3G
Country or region where it's sold USAVarious (International)
Release date November, 2012May, 2012
Design / Type BarBar
Depth 8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Size (width x height) 68.9 x 131.9 millimeters (2.71 x 5.19 in)70.6 x 136.6 millimeters (2.78 x 5.38 in)
Weight 145 grams (5.08 ounces)133 grams (4.66 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboard Not supportedNot supported
Antenna Internal antennaInternal antenna
Water protection Not supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS) LG Optimus G LS970Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 64GB
Operating system Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich ICSAndroid 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich ICS
Firmware update feature not registeredAndroid 4.3 Jelly Bean
Hardware LG Optimus G LS970Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 64GB
Architecture - Chipset 32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ806432bit - Samsung Exynos 4412
CPU processor 1.5Ghz Quad-Core Krait1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A9 MPcore
GPU graphical controller Qualcomm Adreno 320ARM Mali-400
RAM memory 2GB LPDDR21GB LPDDR2
Internal storage 32GB (25GB user available)64GB (57GB user available)
External storage Not supportedUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Display LG Optimus G LS970Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 64GB
Display type TFT Super IPS+Super AMOLED
Screen size 4.7" inches4.8" inches
Screen-to-body ratio ~69.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~65.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
Touchscreen Capacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution 768 x 1280 pixels720 x 1280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch) 318 PPI306 PPI
Colors 16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glass feature not registeredGorilla Glass 2
Mobile networks and data LG Optimus G LS970Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 64GB
Dual SIM Not supportedNot supported
SIM card 1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz band Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
2G network CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
3G network CDMA2000 1xEV-DO, UMTS 850/1900UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
4G network LTE 1900Not supported
Data network CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+
2G network SIM2 Not supportedNot supported
3G network SIM2 Not supportedNot supported
4G network SIM2 Not supportedNot supported
Data network SIM2 Not supportedNot supported
Maximum speed download 100 Mbps21 Mbps
Maximum speed upload 50 Mbps5.76 Mbps
Messaging and calling LG Optimus G LS970Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 64GB
Messaging SMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Speakerphone SupportedSupported
Video calling SupportedSupported
Call control Voice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary camera / Back camera LG Optimus G LS970Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 64GB
Main camera 13.2 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution 4192 x 3144 pixels3264 x 2448 pixels
Video recording (primary) Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) 30 fps
Flash LED flashLED flash
Focal aperture f/2.4 (aperture)f/2.6 (aperture)
Focal length feature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size 1/3.2" inches1/3" inches
Pixel size feature not registeredfeature not registered
Autofocus AutofocusAutofocus
Touch focus SupportedSupported
Image stabilization feature not registeredfeature not registered
Zoom Only digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detection Face detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensor SupportedSupported
HDR HDR photo only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
Front camera / Secondary camera LG Optimus G LS970Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 64GB
Front camera 1.3 megapixels2 megapixels
Front camera resolution 1280 x 1024 pixels1600 x 1200 pixels
Video recording (secondary) HD (1280 x 720 pixels)HD (1280 x 720 pixels)
Front flash Not supportedNot supported
Focal aperture feature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal length feature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size feature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size feature not registeredfeature not registered
Multimedia LG Optimus G LS970Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 64GB
Radio Not supportedFM with RDS
TV Not supportedNot supported
Video formats MP4, DivX, XviD, WMV, H.264, H.263MP4, DivX, XviD, WMV, H.264, H.263
Audio formats MP3, WMA, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC, AC3MP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3, FLAC
Connectivity and interfaces LG Optimus G LS970Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 64GB
USB USB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)USB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)
TV output Micro-B USB - MHLMicro-B USB - MHL
Audio output 3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth 4.0 version with A2DP4.0 version with A2DP
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n802.11 a/b/g/n
DLNA SupportedSupported
NFC SupportedSupported
GPS A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared port feature not registeredNot supported
Other functions LG Optimus G LS970Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 64GB
Active noise cancellation SupportedSupported
Vibrating alert SupportedSupported
Ringtones Polyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browser HTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Flash player SupportedSupported
Java SupportedSupported
Sensors Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Other features - Colors: Black
- Dual-mode CDMA/GSM phone
- LG Optimus UI v3.0
- G2 Touch Hybrid Glass screen
- 3G/4G mobile hotspot
- Colors: Pebble blue, Marble white
- S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
- USB OTG On-the-go
- Smart Stay eye tracking
- TouchWiz with Motion UX
- WiFi hotspot
Power supply and autonomy LG Optimus G LS970Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 64GB
Battery technology Lithium ion Polymer (LiPo) - Non removableLithium ion - Removable
Battery capacity 2100 mAh2100 mAh
Battery model feature not registeredEB-L1G6LLU
Talk time 780 minutes | 13 hours | 0.5 day700 minutes | 11.7 hours | 0.5 day
Standby feature not registered47400 minutes | 790 hours | 32.9 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation) LG Optimus G LS970Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 64GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia feature not registered0.628 W/Kg (head) | 1.584 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UK feature not registered0.342 W/Kg (head) | 0.547 W/Kg (body)

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