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Apple iPhone XR (128GB) vs LG G8 ThinQ G820UM1

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Apple iPhone XR vs LG G8 ThinQ phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare LG G8 ThinQ X08Apple iPhone XR (128GB)
Apple iPhone XR (128GB)
6.1"
IPS

828x1792

12
MP

7.1mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Hexa

2942
mAh

(Non removable)

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Compare Apple iPhone XR X18LG G8 ThinQ G820UM1
LG G8 ThinQ G820UM1
6.1"
POLED

1440x3120

12
MP

8mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is LG G8 ThinQ G820UM1

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


08 Advantages Apple iPhone XR (128GB)
iPhone XR (128GB)vsG8 ThinQ G820UM1
 12%12%
+More internal storage for applications and files
128GB (116GB user available)vs128GB (104GB user available)
Advantage
+Fastest write and read storage
NVMe (SSD)vsUFS 2.1
 1%1%
+Thinner
8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a TFT LCD IPS LED-Backlit screen, which are brighter and more vivid
TFT LCD IPS LED-BacklitvsP-OLED
Advantage
+The Quad-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Quad-LED flashvsLED flash
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 2%2%
+The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
1/2.55" inchesvs1/2.6" inches
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Proprietary TV-outvsNot supported

18 Advantages LG G8 ThinQ G820UM1
G8 ThinQ G820UM1vsiPhone XR (128GB)
 28%28%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.25Ghz 64bit Hexa-Core
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
6GB LPDDR4Xvs3GB LPDDR4X
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 16%16%
+Lighter
167 grams (5.85 ounces)vs194 grams (6.79 ounces)
 2 times100%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x3120 pixelsvs828x1792 pixels
 74%74%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
563 PPIvs324 PPI
 133%100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 12MP + 16MPvs(back) 12MP
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF on back camera and autofocus front cameravsPDAF: phase detection autofocus
 20%20%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.5 (aperture)vsf/1.8 (aperture)
 13%13%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(dual front camera) 8MP + 0.04MPvs(front) 7.1MP
 56%56%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1600 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbps
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsproprietary audio output
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)vsNot supported
 19%19%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3500 mAhvs2942 mAh
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GovsUSB 2.0 Proprietary connector
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP68 certified, MIL-STD-810G military certifiedvsIP67 certified

29 Common items in both devices
Aluminum frame, front/back glass
16 million
6.1"
Only digital zoom
OIS: Optical stabilization
HDR photo/video on both cameras / HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Face unlock
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
5.0 version A2DP/LE
NFC
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Scratch-resistant glass / Gorilla Glass 5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresApple iPhone XR (128GB)LG G8 ThinQ G820UM1
ModeliPhone XR (128GB)G8 ThinQ G820UM1
Also known asiPhone XR A1984, A2105, A2106, A2107, A2108AT&T LG G8 ThinQ LMG820UM1, LM-G820UM1
Country or region availableVarious (International)USA
BrandAppleLG
Release dateOctober, 2018April, 2019
Depth8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)75.7 x 150.9 millimeters (2.98 x 5.94 in)71.882 x 151.892 millimeters (2.83 x 5.98 in)
Weight194 grams (6.79 ounces)167 grams (5.85 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersIP67 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1 meter and 30minIP68 certified: dust/water proof over 1.5 meter and 30min
MIL-STD-810G military certified: salt, dust, humidity, rain, vibration, solar radiation, transport and thermal shock resistant
Operating system (OS)Apple iPhone XR (128GB)LG G8 ThinQ G820UM1
Operating systemiOS 12Android 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateiOS 13feature not registered
HardwareApple iPhone XR (128GB)LG G8 ThinQ G820UM1
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Apple A12 Bionic (7nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855 (7nm)
CPU processorHexa-Core, 2 processors:
2.25Ghz Dual-Core Vortex
1.6Ghz Quad-Core Tempest
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 485
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 485
1.78Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 485
GPU graphical controllerApple GPU MP4Qualcomm Adreno 640
RAM memory3GB LPDDR4X6GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (116GB user available)
NVMe (SSD)
128GB (104GB user available)
UFS 2.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayApple iPhone XR (128GB)LG G8 ThinQ G820UM1
Display typeTFT LCD IPS LED-BacklitP-OLED
Screen size6.1" inches6.1" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~80% (screen-to-body ratio)~83.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution828x1792 pixels1440x3120 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)324 PPI563 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5
Mobile networks and dataApple iPhone XR (128GB)LG G8 ThinQ G820UM1
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
UMTS 850/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat9 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
LTE Cat19 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 14, 20, 29, 30, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41, 46)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, 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
Maximum download/upload1024/150 Mbps1600/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingApple iPhone XR (128GB)LG G8 ThinQ G820UM1
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraApple iPhone XR (128GB)LG G8 ThinQ G820UM1
Main camera12 megapixels(dual camera)
12 megapixels
16MP ultrawide (f/1.9 1/3.1" 16mm 1.0µm FF)
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 60 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 60 fps
FlashQuad-LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.5 (aperture)
Focal length28mm lens27mm lens
Sensor size1/2.55" inches1/2.6" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF on back camera and autofocus front camera
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera
Front / secondary cameraApple iPhone XR (128GB)LG G8 ThinQ G820UM1
Front camera7.1 megapixels(dual front camera)
8 megapixels
0.04MP TOF (f/1.4)
Front camera resolution3072x2304 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length32mm lens26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3.6" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.22µm pixel
MultimediaApple iPhone XR (128GB)LG G8 ThinQ G820UM1
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMPEG4, H.265, H.264, MOVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, AAX+, AIFFMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesApple iPhone XR (128GB)LG G8 ThinQ G820UM1
USBUSB 2.0 Proprietary connectorUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputProprietary TV-outNot supported
Audio outputproprietary audio output3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsApple iPhone XR (128GB)LG G8 ThinQ G820UM1
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Face unlock
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Gesture
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Blue, Black, White, Yellow, Red, Coral
- Face ID
- AirDrop, iCloud, FaceTime, Siri
- Apple Pay
- Lightning to 3.5mm headphone jack adapter included
- Fast battery charging: 50% in 30min
- 1080p@240fps slow motion
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Aurora Black, Platinum Gray
- LG UX 8.0
- Always-on display
- DCI-P3 100%, Dolby Vision and HDR10 display
- DTS: X surround sound
- 32-bit/192kHz audio
- Quick Charge 3.0
- USB Power Delivery 2.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyApple iPhone XR (128GB)LG G8 ThinQ G820UM1
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Battery capacity2942 mAh3500 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered21W
Talk time1500 minutes | 25 hours | 1 days1140 minutes | 19 hours | 0.8 day
Standbyfeature not registered30240 minutes | 504 hours | 21 days
Radiation rate (SAR)Apple iPhone XR (128GB)LG G8 ThinQ G820UM1
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered