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Alcatel Idol X+ (16GB) vs LG K50S (X540ZMW)

Side by side comparison between Alcatel Idol X+ vs LG K50S phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare LG K50S XAlcatel Idol X+ (16GB)07Points
Alcatel Idol X+ (16GB)
5"
IPS

1080x1920

13.1
MP

2.1mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Octa

2500
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
LG K50S (X540ZMW)
6.5"
IPS

720x1520

13
MP

13mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? LG K50S (X540ZMW)

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 X+ (16GB)7 Advantages Alcatel Idol X+ (16GB)vsK50S (X540ZMW)18 Advantages LG K50S (X540ZMW)
+130 grams (4.55 ounces)49%
Lighter
vs194 grams (6.79 ounces)
+7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)4%
Thinner
vs8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)
+1080x1920 pixels89%
Higher resolution screen
vs720x1520 pixels
+441 PPI70%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs259 PPI
+f/2.0 (aperture)10%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/2.2 (aperture)
+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Gorilla Glass 2Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
vsNot supported
2Ghz 32bit Octa-Corevs+2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core7%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2GB LPDDR3vs+3GB LPDDR350%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
16GB (12GB available)vs+32GB (18GB available)50%
More internal storage for applications and files
Not supportedvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
5"vs+6.5"30%
Larger screen
(back) 13.1MPvs+(triple camera) 13MP + 5MP + 2MP51%
Higher resolution main camera
HDR photo only main cameravs+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
(front) 2.1MPvs+(front) 13MP5 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Android 4.4.2 KitKatvs+Android 9.0 PieAdvantage
Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
3G+ HSPA+vs+4G+ LTE-AAdvantage
The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster
(3G+ HSPA+) 42 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps6 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
2500 mAhvs+4000 mAh60%
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
4.0 + A2DPvs+5.0 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
MicroUSB 2.0vs+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
Not supportedvs+MIL-STD-810G military certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

24 Common items in both devices
TFT IPS LCD
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus / PDAF: phase detection autofocus
Full HD (1920x1080)
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
+17 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresAlcatel Idol X+ (16GB)LG K50S (X540ZMW)
ModelIdol X+ (16GB)K50S (X540ZMW)
Other model namesAlcatel One Touch Idol X Plus 6043D, Alcatel Idol X PlusLG K50s LM-X540ZMW, LMX540ZMW
Country or region availablefeature not registeredTaiwan
Taiwan
BrandAlcatelLG
Release dateFebruary, 2014September, 2019
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Size (width x height)69.1 x 140.4 millimeters (2.72 x 5.53 in)77.5 x 165.8 millimeters (3.05 x 6.53 in)
Weight130 grams (4.55 ounces)194 grams (6.79 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedMIL-STD-810G military certified: salt, dust, humidity, rain, vibration, solar radiation, transport and thermal shock resistant.
System (OS)Alcatel Idol X+ (16GB)LG K50S (X540ZMW)
Operating systemAndroid 4.2.1 Jelly BeanAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateAndroid 4.4.2 KitKatfeature not registered
HardwareAlcatel Idol X+ (16GB)LG K50S (X540ZMW)
Chipset32bit - MediaTek MT659264bit - MediaTek MT6762 Helio P22 (12nm)
CPU processor2Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A7Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.5Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-450 MP4PowerVR GE8320 650Mhz
RAM memory2GB LPDDR33GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (12GB available)32GB (18GB available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayAlcatel Idol X+ (16GB)LG K50S (X540ZMW)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size5" inches6.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~71% (screen-to-body ratio)~82.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels720x1520 pixels (19:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 5-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)441 PPI259 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 2Not supported
Display featuresfeature not registered60Hz
Mobile networksAlcatel Idol X+ (16GB)LG K50S (X540ZMW)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim cardDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload42/5.76 Mbps300/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G2G, 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 900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat6 (1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (38, 39, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
CallingAlcatel Idol X+ (16GB)LG K50S (X540ZMW)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraAlcatel Idol X+ (16GB)LG K50S (X540ZMW)
Back camera (main camera)13.1 megapixels(triple camera)
13 megapixels
5MP ultrawidef/2.21.12μm115º
2MP depthf/2.41.75μm85º
Main camera resolution4208x3120 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo on both cameras
2ª cameraAlcatel Idol X+ (16GB)LG K50S (X540ZMW)
Front camera (secondary)2.1 megapixels13 megapixels
Front camera resolution1920x1080 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaAlcatel Idol X+ (16GB)LG K50S (X540ZMW)
RadioFM (RDS)FM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, XviD, WMV, H.264, H.263MP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityAlcatel Idol X+ (16GB)LG K50S (X540ZMW)
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 + A2DP5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsAlcatel Idol X+ (16GB)LG K50S (X540ZMW)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Ambient Light sensor
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, White
- Oleophobic coating screen
- Super panorama photo
- HiFi sound with JBL earphones
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
- Java framework
- Colors: Aurora Black, Moroccan Blue
- DTS:X 3D surround sound
- Eco Playback
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyAlcatel Idol X+ (16GB)LG K50S (X540ZMW)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity2500 mAh4000 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging6W (5V/1.2A) Standard charging
Talk time autonomy720 minutes | 12 hours | 0.5 day1080 minutes | 18 hours | 0.8 day
Standby14400 minutes | 240 hours | 10 days30240 minutes | 504 hours | 21 days
Radiation rateAlcatel Idol X+ (16GB)LG K50S (X540ZMW)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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