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LG G6 (VS988) vs LG G6 (H870)

Side by side comparison between LG G6 (VS988) vs LG G6 (H870) phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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LG G6 (VS988)
5.7"
IPS

1440x2880

13
MP

5mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3300
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
LG G6 (H870)
5.7"
IPS

1440x2880

13
MP

5mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3300
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? LG G6 (H870)

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 (VS988)1 Advantage LG G6 (VS988)vsG6 (H870)1 Advantage LG G6 (H870)
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
vsNot supported
Not supportedvs+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general

52 Common items in both devices
2.35Ghz 64bit Quad-Core
4GB LPDDR4
32GB (21GB available)
UFS 2.0
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
163 grams (5.71 ounces)
7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
+45 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresLG G6 (VS988)LG G6 (H870)
ModelG6 (VS988)G6 (H870)
Other model namesVerizon LG G6 CDMA 32GB, LG-VS988, LGVS988LG G6 (32GB) H870, LG-H870, LGH870
Country or region availableUSA
USA
South Africa(Latin America)Brazil(Europe)
South Africa, (Latin America), Brazil, (Europe)
BrandLGLG
Release dateMarch, 2017April, 2017
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)71.9 x 148.9 millimeters (2.83 x 5.86 in)
Weight163 grams (5.71 ounces)163 grams (5.71 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backAluminum frame, glass front/back
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.
IP68 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)LG G6 (VS988)LG G6 (H870)
Operating systemAndroid 7.0 NougatAndroid 7.0 Nougat
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
HardwareLG G6 (VS988)LG G6 (H870)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 (14nm)
CPU processorQuad-Core, 2 processors:
2.35Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
1.6Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
Quad-Core, 2 processors:
2.35Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
1.6Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 530 650MhzQualcomm Adreno 530 650Mhz
RAM memory4GB LPDDR44GB LPDDR4
Internal storage32GB (21GB available)
UFS 2.0
32GB (21GB available)
UFS 2.0
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayLG G6 (VS988)LG G6 (H870)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size5.7" inches5.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~78.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~78.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1440x2880 pixels1440x2880 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)565 PPI565 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 3
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksLG G6 (VS988)LG G6 (H870)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload600/150 Mbps600/150 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 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat12 (Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 13, 20, 66)LTE Cat12 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, 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
CallingLG G6 (VS988)LG G6 (H870)
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 (VS988)LG G6 (H870)
Back camera (main camera)(dual camera)
• 13 megapixels
• 13MP ultrawide (f/2.4 1/4" 12mm 125º FF)
(dual camera)
• 13 megapixels
• 13MP ultrawide (f/2.4 1/4" 12mm 125º FF)
Main camera resolution4160x3120 pixels4160x3120 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashDual-LED flashDual-LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length30mm lens30mm lens
Sensor size1/3" inches1/3" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.12µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS (3-axis): Optical stabilizationOIS (3-axis): Optical 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 and HDR photo on front camera
2ª cameraLG G6 (VS988)LG G6 (H870)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 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 length18mm lens18mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaLG G6 (VS988)LG G6 (H870)
RadioNot supportedFM
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, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityLG G6 (VS988)LG G6 (H870)
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 jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP4.2 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsLG G6 (VS988)LG G6 (H870)
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
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-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: 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
Power supplyLG G6 (VS988)LG G6 (H870)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
18W
LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
18W
Battery capacity3300 mAh3300 mAh
Charger, watts• Fast battery charging
• Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
• Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomy1200 minutes | 20 hours | 0.8 day1380 minutes | 23 hours | 1 day
Standby27360 minutes | 456 hours | 19 days23040 minutes | 384 hours | 16 days
Radiation rateLG G6 (VS988)LG G6 (H870)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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