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Alcatel Idol 4 (6055B) vs LG G6 (H870)

Side by side comparison between Alcatel Idol 4 vs LG G6 phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare LG G6 XAlcatel Idol 4 (6055B)04Points
Alcatel Idol 4 (6055B)
5.2"
IPS

1080x1920

13
MP

8mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

2610
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
LG G6 (H870)
5.7"
IPS

1440x2880

13
MP

5mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3300
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? LG G6 (H870)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Idol 4 (6055B)4 Advantages Alcatel Idol 4 (6055B)vsG6 (H870)24 Advantages LG G6 (H870)
+135 grams (4.73 ounces)21%
Lighter
vs163 grams (5.71 ounces)
+7.1 millimeters (0.28 inches)11%
Thinner
vs7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
+Dual-LED on main camera and LED on front cameraAdvantage
The Dual-LED on main camera and LED on front camera helps in dark places or in low light
vsDual-LED flash
+(front) 8MP63%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 5MP
1.5Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.35Ghz 64bit Quad-Core30%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
3GB LPDDR3vs+4GB LPDDR433%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
16GB (10GB available)vs+32GB (21GB available)110%
More internal storage for applications and files
eMMC 5.1vs+UFS 2.0Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXCvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC3 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
1080x1920 pixelsvs+1440x2880 pixels100%
Higher resolution screen
424 PPIvs+565 PPI33%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
5.2"vs+5.7"10%
Larger screen
(back) 13MPvs+(dual camera) 13MP + 13MP103%
Higher resolution main camera
EIS: Digital stabilizationvs+OIS (3-axis): Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
HDR photo only main cameravs+HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front cameraAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
f/2.0 (aperture)vs+f/1.8 (aperture)11%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
Full HD (1920x1080)vs+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallowvs+Android 9.0 PieAdvantage
Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps3 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
2610 mAhvs+3300 mAh26%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Govs+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Govs+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 3Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Not supportedvs+IP68 certified, MIL-STD-810G military certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

26 Common items in both devices
TFT IPS LCD
16 million
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
1/3" inches
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A
+19 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresAlcatel Idol 4 (6055B)LG G6 (H870)
ModelIdol 4 (6055B)G6 (H870)
Other model namesAlcatel IDOL 4 Single-Sim 3GB RAM, Alcatel 6055B, OT-6055BLG G6 (32GB) H870, LG-H870, LGH870
Country or region available(Latin America)BrazilMexico
(Latin America), Brazil, Mexico
(Latin America)(Europe)South AfricaBrazil
(Latin America), (Europe), South Africa, Brazil
BrandAlcatelLG
Release dateAugust, 2016April, 2017
Depth7.1 millimeters (0.28 inches)7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)72.5 x 147 millimeters (2.85 x 5.79 in)71.9 x 148.9 millimeters (2.83 x 5.86 in)
Weight135 grams (4.73 ounces)163 grams (5.71 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersNot supportedIP68 certified: dust/water proof over 1.5 meters and 30min.
MIL-STD-810G military certified: salt, dust, humidity, rain, vibration, solar radiation, transport and thermal shock resistant.
System (OS)Alcatel Idol 4 (6055B)LG G6 (H870)
Operating systemAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowAndroid 7.0 Nougat
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 9.0 Pie
HardwareAlcatel Idol 4 (6055B)LG G6 (H870)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 MSM8952 (28nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.5Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Quad-Core, 2 processors:
2.35Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
1.6Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 405 550MhzQualcomm Adreno 530 650Mhz
RAM memory3GB LPDDR34GB LPDDR4
Internal storage16GB (10GB available)
eMMC 5.1
32GB (21GB available)
UFS 2.0
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayAlcatel Idol 4 (6055B)LG G6 (H870)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size5.2" inches5.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~69.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~78.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels1440x2880 pixels (18:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)424 PPI565 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 3
Display featuresfeature not registered60Hz, Dolby Vision/HDR10
Mobile networksAlcatel Idol 4 (6055B)LG G6 (H870)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps600/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4 700/1700/1800/1900/2600 (Bands 2,3,4,7,13,17,28)LTE Cat12 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingAlcatel Idol 4 (6055B)LG G6 (H870)
MessagingSMS (iTap), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraAlcatel Idol 4 (6055B)LG G6 (H870)
Back camera (main camera)13 megapixels(dual camera)
13 megapixels
13MP ultrawidef/2.41/4"12mm125ºFF
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4160x3120 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashDual-LED on main camera and LED on front cameraDual-LED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered30mm lens
Sensor size1/3" inches1/3" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.12µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS (3-axis): Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera
2ª cameraAlcatel Idol 4 (6055B)LG G6 (H870)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashLEDNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered18mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaAlcatel Idol 4 (6055B)LG G6 (H870)
RadioFM (RDS)FM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviDMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, AAC+MP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityAlcatel Idol 4 (6055B)LG G6 (H870)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedUSB Type-C SlimPort®
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP4.2 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsAlcatel Idol 4 (6055B)LG G6 (H870)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Gold, Dark Gray, Silver, Rose Gold
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Includes 32GB microSD (48GB in total)
- LED notification (white light)
- Oleophobic coating
- Glass back panel
- JBL earphones
- Hi-Fi 3.6W dual-stereo
- Front camera: Wide Angle 84°
- Quick Charge 2.0
- Fast battery charging: 60% in 30min
- Reversible phone
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- VR goggles compatible
- Colors: Astro black, Mystic white, Ice platinum
- LG UX 6.0 UI
- Fast battery charging: 50% in 30min
- Quick Charge 3.0
- Slow motion 720p@120fps
- Dolby Vision/HDR10
- 32bit/192kHz audio
- Knock Code, KnockOn
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyAlcatel Idol 4 (6055B)LG G6 (H870)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity2610 mAh3300 mAh
Charger, watts18W Fast battery charging18W Fast battery charging
Quick Charge 3
Talk time autonomy900 minutes | 15 hours | 0.6 day1380 minutes | 23 hours | 1 day
Standby43200 minutes | 720 hours | 30 days23040 minutes | 384 hours | 16 days
Radiation rateAlcatel Idol 4 (6055B)LG G6 (H870)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)1.19W/kg (head) | 1.12W/kg (body)feature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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