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LG G6 LS993 vs Sony Xperia XZ2 H8216

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between LG G6 LS993 vs Sony Xperia XZ2 H8216 phones. Which is the best phone?

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LG G6 LS993
5.7"
IPS

1440x2880

13
MP

5mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3300
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare LG G6 X06Sony Xperia XZ2 H8216
Sony Xperia XZ2 H8216
5.7"
IPS

1080x2160

19.2
MP

5mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3180
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is LG G6 LS993

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 phone! Comment!


12 Advantages LG G6 LS993
G6 LS993vsXperia XZ2 H8216
 21%21%
+Lighter
163 grams (5.71 ounces)vs198 grams (6.93 ounces)
 41%41%
+Thinner
7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs11.1 millimeters (0.44 inches)
 78%78%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x2880 pixelsvs1080x2160 pixels
 33%33%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
565 PPIvs424 PPI
 36%36%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 13 megapixels + 13MPvs(back) 19.2 megapixels
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
Advantage
+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
OIS (3-axis): Optical stabilizationvsEIS: Digital stabilization
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front cameravsHDR photo/video only main camera
 11%11%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.8 (aperture)vsf/2.0 (aperture)
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
 4%4%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3300 mAhvs3180 mAh
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP68 certified, MIL-STD-810G military certifiedvsWaterproof (IPxx certified)

06 Advantages Sony Xperia XZ2 H8216
Xperia XZ2 H8216vsG6 LS993
 51%51%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.7Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.35Ghz 64bit Quad-Core
 138%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (50GB user available)vs32GB (21GB user available)
 100%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 30%30%
+The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
1/2.3" inchesvs1/3" inches
 100%100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1200 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps
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
TFT LCD IPS
16 million
5.7"
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus
(front) 5 megapixels
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable) / Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNA
NFC
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go / USB 3.1 Type-C reversible connector
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 3 / Gorilla Glass 5
+ 23 COMMON ITEMS

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresLG G6 LS993Sony Xperia XZ2 H8216
BrandLGSony
ModelG6 LS993Xperia XZ2 H8216
Also known asSprint LG G6 CDMA 32GB, LG-LS993, LG-AS993Sony Xperia XZ2 4GB RAM H8216, Sony PF22
Country or region where it's soldUSAVarious (International)
Release dateMarch, 2017April, 2018
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)11.1 millimeters (0.44 inches)
Size (width x height)71.9 x 148.9 millimeters (2.83 x 5.86 in)72 x 153 millimeters (2.83 x 6.02 in)
Weight163 grams (5.71 ounces)198 grams (6.93 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassfeature not registered
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
Waterproof (IPxx certified)
Operating system (OS)LG G6 LS993Sony Xperia XZ2 H8216
Operating systemAndroid 7.0 NougatAndroid 8.0 Oreo
Firmware updateAndroid 8.0 Oreofeature not registered
HardwareLG G6 LS993Sony Xperia XZ2 H8216
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 MSM8998 (10nm)
CPU processorQuad-Core, 2 processors:
2.35Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
1.6Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Gold
1.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 530 650MhzQualcomm Adreno 630 710Mhz
RAM memory4GB LPDDR44GB LPDDR4
Internal storage32GB (21GB user available)64GB (50GB user available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayLG G6 LS993Sony Xperia XZ2 H8216
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT LCD IPS
Screen size5.7" inches5.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~78.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~76.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution1440x2880 pixels1080x2160 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)565 PPI424 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 5
Mobile networks and dataLG G6 LS993Sony Xperia XZ2 H8216
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 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat12 (Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 25, 26)
TD-LTE (Bands 41)
LTE Cat18 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,17,19,20,25,26,28,66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,39,40,41)
VoLTE
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/upload600/150 Mbps1200/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingLG G6 LS993Sony Xperia XZ2 H8216
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
Primary camera / Back cameraLG G6 LS993Sony Xperia XZ2 H8216
Main camera(dual camera)
13 megapixels
13MP ultrawide (f/2.4 1/4" 12mm 125º FF)
19.2 megapixels
Main camera resolution4160x3120 pixels5056x3792 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length30mm lens25mm lens
Sensor size1/3" inches1/2.3" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.22µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/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/video only main camera
Front camera / Secondary cameraLG G6 LS993Sony Xperia XZ2 H8216
Front camera5 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length18mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
MultimediaLG G6 LS993Sony Xperia XZ2 H8216
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviDMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesLG G6 LS993Sony Xperia XZ2 H8216
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C reversible connector
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)
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsLG G6 LS993Sony Xperia XZ2 H8216
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
Barometer
Fingerprint
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: Black, Silver, Deep Green, Ash Pink
- Aluminum frame
- Front/back glass
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- HDR display
- Triluminos display
- X-Reality Engine
- Fast battery charging (Power delivery)
- Qi wireless charging
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- WiFi miracast
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- IP68 certified: dust/water proof up to 1.5m for 30min
Power supply and autonomyLG G6 LS993Sony Xperia XZ2 H8216
Battery technologyLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity3300 mAh3180 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)18Wfeature not registered
Talk time1680 minutes | 28 hours | 1.2 daysfeature not registered
Standby27360 minutes | 456 hours | 19 daysfeature not registered
Specific absorption rate (radiation)LG G6 LS993Sony Xperia XZ2 H8216
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered