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LG G6 (H873) vs Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H/DS)

Side by side comparison between LG G6 vs Samsung Galaxy J7 phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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LG G6 (H873)
5.7"
IPS

1440x2880

13
MP

5mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3300
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
05PointsSamsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H/DS)Compare LG G6 X
Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H/DS)
5.5"
TFT

720x1280

13
MP

5mp

1.5GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better phone? LG G6 (H873)

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!

G6 (H873)31 Advantages LG G6 (H873)vsGalaxy J7 (SM-J700H/DS)5 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H/DS)
+2.35Ghz 64bit Quad-Core47%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1.4Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
+4GB LPDDR4167%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs1.5GB LPDDR3
+32GB (21GB available)91%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs16GB (11GB available)
+UFS 2.0Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
vseMMC 4.5
+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC7 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsUntil 128GB microSD, microSDXC
+163 grams (5.71 ounces)3%
Lighter
vs168 grams (5.88 ounces)
+Aluminum frame, glass front/backAdvantage
More resistant material
vsPlastic body
+TFT IPS LCDAdvantage
TFT IPS LCD display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT LCD
+1440x2880 pixels4 times
Higher resolution screen
vs720x1280 pixels
+565 PPI112%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs267 PPI
+5.7"4%
Larger screen
vs5.5"
+(dual camera) 13MP + 13MP103%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 13MP
+HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front cameraAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsHDR photo only main camera
+f/1.8 (aperture)6%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/1.9 (aperture)
+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsFull HD (1920x1080)
+Android 9.0 PieAdvantage
Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
vsAndroid 7.1.1 Nougat
+4G+ LTE-AAdvantage
The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster
vs3G+ HSPA+
+(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps28 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(3G+ HSPA+) 21 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
+Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+3300 mAh10%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs3000 mAh
+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
vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
vsNot supported
+4.2 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.2 + A2DP is newer and faster
vs4.1 + A2DP
+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
vsMicroUSB 2.0
+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
vsMicroUSB 2.0
+Gorilla Glass 3Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
vsNot supported
+IP68 certified, MIL-STD-810G military certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsNot supported
Dual-LED flashvs+LED flash on both camerasAdvantage
The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
Not supportedvs+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)vs+Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
1 slot (Single-SIM)vs+2 slots (Dual-SIM)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
Not supportedvs+FM (RDS)Advantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general

19 Common items in both devices
7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
16 million
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / Autofocus
(front) 5MP
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
Capacitive
+12 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresLG G6 (H873)Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H/DS)
ModelG6 (H873)Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H/DS)
Other model namesLG G6 32GB Bell/Rogers/Telus, LG-H873, LGH873Galaxy J7 (3G) SM-J700H/Dual-Sim 3G HSPA+
Country or region availableCanada
Canada
Russia
Russia
BrandLGSamsung
Release dateMarch, 2017June, 2015
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)71.9 x 148.9 millimeters (2.83 x 5.86 in)79.1 x 152.2 millimeters (3.11 x 5.99 in)
Weight163 grams (5.71 ounces)168 grams (5.88 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backPlastic body
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.
Not supported
System (OS)LG G6 (H873)Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H/DS)
Operating systemAndroid 7.0 NougatAndroid 5.1.1 Lollipop
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 7.1.1 Nougat
HardwareLG G6 (H873)Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H/DS)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 (28nm)
CPU processorQuad-Core, 2 processors:
2.35Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
1.6Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 530 650MhzQualcomm Adreno 405
RAM memory4GB LPDDR41.5GB LPDDR3
Internal storage32GB (21GB available)
UFS 2.0
16GB (11GB available)
eMMC 4.5
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 128GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayLG G6 (H873)Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H/DS)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT LCD
Screen size5.7" inches5.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~78.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~69.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1440x2880 pixels720x1280 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)565 PPI267 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Not supported
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksLG G6 (H873)Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H/DS)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
Maximum download/upload600/150 Mbps21/5.76 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G
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 850/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat12 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 13, 17)Not supported
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
CallingLG G6 (H873)Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H/DS)
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, Voice commands
CameraLG G6 (H873)Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H/DS)
Back camera (main camera)(dual camera)
• 13 megapixels
• 13MP ultrawide (f/2.4 1/4" 12mm 125º FF)
13 megapixels
Main camera resolution4160x3120 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashDual-LED flashLED flash on both cameras
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length30mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS (3-axis): Optical stabilizationfeature not registered
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 only main camera
2ª cameraLG G6 (H873)Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H/DS)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedLED
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal length18mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaLG G6 (H873)Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H/DS)
RadioNot supportedFM (RDS)
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviDMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityLG G6 (H873)Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H/DS)
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP4.1 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsLG G6 (H873)Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H/DS)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Ambient Light sensor
Hall effect
ANT+
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: White, Black, Gold
- Samsung TouchWiz UX
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyLG G6 (H873)Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H/DS)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
18W
Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity3300 mAh3000 mAh
Charger, watts• Fast battery charging• Standard charging
Talk time autonomy1380 minutes | 23 hours | 1 day1080 minutes | 18 hours | 0.8 day
Standby23040 minutes | 384 hours | 16 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateLG G6 (H873)Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H/DS)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered1.26W/kg (head) | 1.23W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.666W/kg (head) | 0.552W/kg (body)
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