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Apple iPhone XR (64GB) vs LG G8 ThinQ (G820UMB)

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 XApple iPhone XR (64GB)07Points
Apple iPhone XR (64GB)
6.1"
IPS

828x1792

12
MP

7.1mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Hexa

2942
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
LG G8 ThinQ (G820UMB)
6.1"
POLED

1440x3120

12
MP

8mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? LG G8 ThinQ (G820UMB)

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!

iPhone XR (64GB)7 Advantages Apple iPhone XR (64GB)vsG8 ThinQ (G820UMB)20 Advantages LG G8 ThinQ (G820UMB)
+NVMe (SSD)Advantage
Fastest write and read storage
vsUFS 2.1
+8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)1%
Thinner
vs8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)
+TFT LCD IPS LED-BacklitAdvantage
This device has a TFT LCD IPS LED-Backlit screen, which are brighter and more vivid
vsP-OLED
+Quad-LED flashAdvantage
The Quad-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
vsNot supported
+1/2.55" inches2%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
vs1/2.6" inches
+Proprietary TV-outAdvantage
The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
vsNot supported
2.25Ghz 64bit Hexa-Corevs+2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Core28%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
3GB LPDDR4Xvs+6GB LPDDR4X100%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
64GB (54GB user free)vs+128GB (104GB user free)93%
More internal storage for applications and files
Not supportedvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
194 grams (6.79 ounces)vs+167 grams (5.85 ounces)16%
Lighter
828x1792 pixelsvs+1440x3120 pixels2 times
Higher resolution screen
324 PPIvs+563 PPI74%
Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
(back) 12MPvs+(dual camera) 12MP + 16MP133%
Higher resolution main camera
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvs+PDAF on back camera and autofocus front cameraAdvantage
You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
f/1.8 (aperture)vs+f/1.5 (aperture)20%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
(front) 7.1MPvs+(dual front camera) 8MP + 0.04MP13%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
2100000 apps (App Store)vs+2500000 apps (Google Play Store)19%
More apps available to download and use
(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 1600 Mbps56%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
proprietary audio outputvs+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
Not supportedvs+Fingerprint (rear-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
2942 mAhvs+3500 mAh19%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
USB 2.0 Proprietary connectorvs+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
IP67 certifiedvs+IP68 certified, MIL-STD-810G military certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

29 Common items in both devices
Aluminum frame, glass front/back
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)
+22 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresApple iPhone XR (64GB)LG G8 ThinQ (G820UMB)
ModeliPhone XR (64GB)G8 ThinQ (G820UMB)
Other model namesiPhone XR A1984, A2105, A2106, A2107, A2108Verizon LG G8 ThinQ LMG820UMB, LM-G820UMB
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
USA
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, glass front/backAluminum frame, glass front/back
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
System (OS)Apple iPhone XR (64GB)LG G8 ThinQ (G820UMB)
Operating systemiOS 12Android 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateiOS 13Android 10
HardwareApple iPhone XR (64GB)LG G8 ThinQ (G820UMB)
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 storage64GB (54GB user free)
NVMe (SSD)
128GB (104GB user free)
UFS 2.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayApple iPhone XR (64GB)LG G8 ThinQ (G820UMB)
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 networksApple iPhone XR (64GB)LG G8 ThinQ (G820UMB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload1024/150 Mbps1600/150 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 networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G 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 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 13, 20, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 46, 48)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, 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
CallingApple iPhone XR (64GB)LG G8 ThinQ (G820UMB)
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
CameraApple iPhone XR (64GB)LG G8 ThinQ (G820UMB)
Back camera (main camera)12 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) 60 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 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
2ª cameraApple iPhone XR (64GB)LG G8 ThinQ (G820UMB)
Front camera (secondary)7.1 megapixels(dual front camera)
8 megapixels
0.04MP TOF (f/1.4)
Front camera resolution3072x2304 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
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 (64GB)LG G8 ThinQ (G820UMB)
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
ConnectivityApple iPhone XR (64GB)LG G8 ThinQ (G820UMB)
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 (64GB)LG G8 ThinQ (G820UMB)
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 supplyApple iPhone XR (64GB)LG G8 ThinQ (G820UMB)
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 time autonomy1500 minutes | 25 hours | 1 days1320 minutes | 22 hours | 0.9 day
Standbyfeature not registered24720 minutes | 412 hours | 17.2 days
Radiation rateApple iPhone XR (64GB)LG G8 ThinQ (G820UMB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered