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LG G6 H872 vs Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-1

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between LG G6 vs Motorola Moto Z3 Play phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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LG G6 H872
5.7"
IPS

1440x2880

13
MP

5mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3300
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare LG G6 X12Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-1
Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-1
6.01"
AMOLED

1080x2160

12
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-1

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!


09 Advantages LG G6 H872
G6 H872vsMoto Z3 Play XT1929-1
 78%78%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x2880 pixelsvs1080x2160 pixels
 41%41%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
565 PPIvs402 PPI
 53%53%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 13MP + 13MPvs(dual camera) 12MP + 5MP
Advantage
+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
OIS (3-axis): Optical stabilizationvsEIS: Digital stabilization
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
 10%10%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3300 mAhvs3000 mAh
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP68 certified, MIL-STD-810G military certifiedvsWater splash resistant (don't immerse)

12 Advantages Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-1
Moto Z3 Play XT1929-1vsG6 H872
 6%6%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.35Ghz 64bit Quad-Core
 3 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 4%4%
+Lighter
156 grams (5.46 ounces)vs163 grams (5.71 ounces)
 17%17%
+Thinner
6.75 millimeters (0.27 inches)vs7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS
 5%5%
+Larger screen
6.01"vs5.7"
 18%18%
+The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
1/2.55" inchesvs1/3" inches
 6%6%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.7 (aperture)vsf/1.8 (aperture)
 63%63%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 8MPvs(front) 5MP
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 8.0 Oreo
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face recognition (unlock)vsNot supported
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.2 version A2DP

31 Common items in both devices
4GB LPDDR4
32GB (21GB user available) / 32GB (22GB user available)
Aluminum frame, front/back glass
16 million
Dual LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera / HDR photo on both cameras
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
600 Mbps
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint / Fingerprint (side-mounted)
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable) / Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
NFC
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 3
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresLG G6 H872Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-1
ModelG6 H872Moto Z3 Play XT1929-1
Also known asT-Mobile LG G6 32GB, LG-H872, LGH872Lenovo Moto Z3 Play 32GB + 4GB RAM XT1929 Verizon wireless
Country or region availableUSAUSA
BrandLGMotorola
Release dateMarch, 2017June, 2018
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)6.75 millimeters (0.27 inches)
Size (width x height)71.9 x 148.9 millimeters (2.83 x 5.86 in)76.5 x 156.5 millimeters (3.01 x 6.16 in)
Weight163 grams (5.71 ounces)156 grams (5.46 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersIP68 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
Water splash resistant (don't immerse)
Operating system (OS)LG G6 H872Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-1
Operating systemAndroid 7.0 NougatAndroid 8.1 Oreo
Firmware updateAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 9.0 Pie
HardwareLG G6 H872Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-1
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SDM636 (14nm)
CPU processorQuad-Core, 2 processors:
2.35Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
1.6Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.6Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 530 650MhzQualcomm Adreno 509
RAM memory4GB LPDDR44GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage32GB (21GB user available)32GB (22GB user available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayLG G6 H872Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-1
Display typeTFT LCD IPSSuper AMOLED
Screen size5.7" inches6.01" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~78.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~77.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1440x2880 pixels1080x2160 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)565 PPI402 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataLG G6 H872Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-1
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 networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/1700/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat12 (Bands 2, 4, 5, 12, 66)
LTE Roaming (Bands 1, 3, 7, 13, 20)
LTE Cat13 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,13,20,28,66)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, 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
Maximum download/upload600/150 Mbps600/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingLG G6 H872Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-1
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 cameraLG G6 H872Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-1
Main camera(dual camera)
13 megapixels
13MP ultrawide (f/2.4 1/4" 12mm 125º FF)
(dual camera)
12 megapixels
5MP FF depth sensor
Main camera resolution4160x3120 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length30mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3" inches1/2.55" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS (3-axis): Optical stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front cameraHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraLG G6 H872Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-1
Front camera5 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length18mm lens24mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/4" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
MultimediaLG G6 H872Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-1
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviDMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesLG G6 H872Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-1
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP5.0 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)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsLG G6 H872Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-1
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
Fingerprint
Hall effect
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Face recognition (unlock)
Fingerprint (side-mounted)
Other features- 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
- Colors: Deep Indigo
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Aluminum frame (6000 series)
- 2.5D gorilla glass screen
- Max vision 18:9 display
- Fast battery charging 15W
- Moto mods support
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyLG G6 H872Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-1
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity3300 mAh3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)18W15W
Talk time1380 minutes | 23 hours | 1 dayfeature not registered
Standby23040 minutes | 384 hours | 16 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)LG G6 H872Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-1
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered