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Apple iPhone XS (256GB) vs LG Stylo 5 (Q720QM6)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Apple iPhone XS vs LG Stylo 5 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare LG Stylo 5 XApple iPhone XS (256GB)25Points
Apple iPhone XS (256GB)
5.8"
AMOLED

1125x2436

12
MP

7.1mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Hexa

2658
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
LG Stylo 5 (Q720QM6)
6.2"
IPS

1080x2160

13
MP

5mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Apple iPhone XS (256GB)

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iPhone XS (256GB)25 Advantages Apple iPhone XS (256GB)vsStylo 5 (Q720QM6)6 Advantages LG Stylo 5 (Q720QM6)
+2.25Ghz 64bit Hexa-Core37%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1.4Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
+4GB LPDDR4X33%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
vs3GB LPDDR3
+256GB (244GB user free)14 times
More internal storage for applications and files
vs32GB (16GB user free)
+NVMe (SSD)Advantage
Fastest write and read storage
vseMMC 5.1
+177 grams (6.2 ounces)1%
Lighter
vs179 grams (6.27 ounces)
+7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)9%
Thinner
vs8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)
+Stainless steel body, glass front/backAdvantage
More resistant material
vsAluminum body, glass front
+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
vsTFT LCD IPS
+1125x2436 pixels17%
Higher resolution screen
vs1080x2160 pixels
+463 PPI19%
Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs390 PPI
+(dual camera) 12MP + 12MP85%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 13MP
+Quad-LED flashAdvantage
The Quad-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
vsOnly digital zoom
+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
vsEIS: Digital stabilization
+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
vsNot supported
+1/2.55" inches18%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
vs1/3" inches
+f/1.8 (aperture)22%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
vsf/2.2 (aperture)
+(front) 7.1MP44%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 5MP
+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsFull HD (1920x1080)
+(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbps2 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps
+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Proprietary TV-outAdvantage
The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
vsNot supported
+IP68 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsNot supported
Not supportedvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
5.8"vs+6.2"7%
Larger screen
2100000 apps (App Store)vs+2500000 apps (Google Play Store)19%
More apps available to download and use
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
2658 mAhvs+3500 mAh32%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use

23 Common items in both devices
16 million
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
HDR photo/video on both cameras / HDR photo on both cameras
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
+16 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresApple iPhone XS (256GB)LG Stylo 5 (Q720QM6)
ModeliPhone XS (256GB)Stylo 5 (Q720QM6)
Other model namesiPhone Xs A1920, A2097, A2098, A2100LG Stylo 5 (Spectrum Mobile), LMQ720QM6, LM-Q720QM6
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
USA
USA
BrandAppleLG
Release dateSeptember, 2018June, 2019
Depth7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)70.9 x 143.6 millimeters (2.79 x 5.65 in)77.7 x 160 millimeters (3.06 x 6.3 in)
Weight177 grams (6.2 ounces)179 grams (6.27 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsStainless steel body, glass front/backAluminum body, glass front
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30minNot supported
System (OS)Apple iPhone XS (256GB)LG Stylo 5 (Q720QM6)
Operating systemiOS 12Android 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateiOS 13feature not registered
HardwareApple iPhone XS (256GB)LG Stylo 5 (Q720QM6)
Chipset64bit - Apple A12 Bionic (7nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SDM450 (14nm)
CPU processorHexa-Core, 2 processors:
2.25Ghz Dual-Core Vortex
1.6Ghz Quad-Core Tempest
1.4Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerApple GPU MP4Qualcomm Adreno 506 600Mhz
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X3GB LPDDR3
Internal storage256GB (244GB user free)
NVMe (SSD)
32GB (16GB user free)
eMMC 5.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayApple iPhone XS (256GB)LG Stylo 5 (Q720QM6)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDTFT LCD IPS
Screen size5.8" inches6.2" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~81.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~79.8% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1125x2436 pixels1080x2160 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)463 PPI390 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3
Mobile networksApple iPhone XS (256GB)LG Stylo 5 (Q720QM6)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload1024/150 Mbps300/50 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 networkAll models:
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100

A2100 model:
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat16
VoLTE

A1920/A2100 models:
LTE (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,14, 17, 18, 19,20,25,26,29,30,32,66,71)
TD-LTE (Bands 34,38,39,40, 41,46)

A2097 model:
LTE (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, 41,46)

A2098 model:
LTE (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,11,12,13,14, 17, 18, 19, 20,21,25,26,28,29,30,66)
TD-LTE (Bands 34,38,39,40, 41,42,46)
LTE Cat6 (Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 13, 20, 66)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, 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 XS (256GB)LG Stylo 5 (Q720QM6)
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 XS (256GB)LG Stylo 5 (Q720QM6)
Back camera (main camera)(dual camera)
12 megapixels
12MP f/2.4 52mm 1.0µm
13 megapixels
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels4160x3120 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashQuad-LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length28mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.55" inches1/3" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.12µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
2ª cameraApple iPhone XS (256GB)LG Stylo 5 (Q720QM6)
Front camera (secondary)7.1 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution3072x2304 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length32mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/5" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
MultimediaApple iPhone XS (256GB)LG Stylo 5 (Q720QM6)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMPEG4, H.265, H.264, MOVMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, AAX+, AIFFMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityApple iPhone XS (256GB)LG Stylo 5 (Q720QM6)
USBUSB 2.0 Proprietary connectorUSB 2.0 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 supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSSA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsApple iPhone XS (256GB)LG Stylo 5 (Q720QM6)
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
Ambient Light
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Space Gray, Silver, Gold
- Face ID
- 3D Touch
- AirDrop, iCloud, FaceTime, Siri
- Apple Pay
- Lightning to 3.5mm headphone jack adapter included
- Fast battery charging: 50% in 30min
- Dolby Vision/HDR10 compliant
- 1080p@240fps slow motion
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Aurora Black
- LG UX 8.0
- 18:9 display
- Stylus pen
- DTS:X surround sound
- HAC M4/T3
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyApple iPhone XS (256GB)LG Stylo 5 (Q720QM6)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity2658 mAh3500 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time autonomy1200 minutes | 20 hours | 0.8 day960 minutes | 16 hours | 0.7 day
Standbyfeature not registered30240 minutes | 504 hours | 21 days
Radiation rateApple iPhone XS (256GB)LG Stylo 5 (Q720QM6)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered