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LG G8 ThinQ (G820N) vs Samsung Galaxy A32 5G (SM-A326B/DS 64GB)

Side by side comparison between LG G8 ThinQ vs Samsung Galaxy A32 5G phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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LG G8 ThinQ (G820N)
6.1"
POLED

1440x3120

12
MP

8mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
09PointsSamsung Galaxy A32 5G (SM-A326B/DS 64GB)Compare LG G8 ThinQ X
Samsung Galaxy A32 5G (SM-A326B/DS 64GB)
6.5"
PLS

720x1600

48
MP

13mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? LG G8 ThinQ (G820N)

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!

G8 ThinQ (G820N)22 Advantages LG G8 ThinQ (G820N)vsGalaxy A32 5G (SM-A326B/DS 64GB)9 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A32 5G (SM-A326B/DS 64GB)
+2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Core23%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
+6GB LPDDR4X50%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs4GB LPDDR4X
+128GB (106GB available)126%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs64GB (47GB available)
+UFS 2.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
vseMMC 5.1
+167 grams (5.85 ounces)23%
Lighter
vs205 grams (7.18 ounces)
+8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)8%
Thinner
vs9.1 millimeters (0.36 inches)
+Aluminum frame, glass front/backAdvantage
More resistant material
vsPlastic body, glass front
+P-OLEDAdvantage
P-OLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT PLS
+1440x3120 pixels3 times
Higher resolution screen
vs720x1600 pixels
+563 PPI109%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs270 PPI
+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
+f/1.5 (aperture)20%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/1.8 (aperture)
+Proximity sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+21W40%
More power (watts) to charge the battery faster. Sometimes, the charger that comes with the device doesn't have the same power supported by the device. Check before you buy it.
vs15W
+Qi wireless chargingAdvantage
Wireless charging is another way to charge the battery.
vsNot supported
+Digital TVAdvantage
Watch your favorite TV shows anywhere
vsNot supported
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
vsNot supported
+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
vsUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
+Gorilla Glass 5Advantage
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
6.1"vs+6.5"7%
Larger screen
(triple camera) 12MP + 16MP + 12MPvs+(quad camera) 48MP + 8MP + 5MP + 2MP58%
Higher resolution main camera
1/2.6" inchesvs+1/2" inches30%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
(dual front camera) 8MP + 0.3MPvs+(front) 13MP54%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Android 10vs+Android 11Advantage
Android 11 is newer and safer
4G+ LTE-Avs+5G SA/NSAAdvantage
The 5G SA/NSA network is newer and faster
(4G+ LTE-A) 1600 Mbpsvs+(5G SA/NSA) 2000 Mbps25%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
3500 mAhvs+5000 mAh43%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
vs+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device

27 Common items in both devices
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
16 million
LED flash
PDAF on back camera and autofocus front camera / PDAF: phase detection autofocus
HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera / HDR photo on both cameras
4K UHD (3840x2160)
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
+20 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresLG G8 ThinQ (G820N)Samsung Galaxy A32 5G (SM-A326B/DS 64GB)
ModelG8 ThinQ (G820N)Galaxy A32 5G (SM-A326B/DS 64GB)
Other model namesLG G8 LM-G820N (LGU+, KT, SKT), LMG820NGalaxy A32 5G SM-A326B/Dual-SIM (64GB + 4GB RAM)
Country or region availableSouth Korea
South Korea
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandLGSamsung
Release dateMarch, 2019January, 2021
Depth8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)9.1 millimeters (0.36 inches)
Size (width x height)71.882 x 151.892 millimeters (2.83 x 5.98 in)76.1 x 164.2 millimeters (3 x 6.46 in)
Weight167 grams (5.85 ounces)205 grams (7.18 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust/water proof over 1.5 meters and 30min.
MIL-STD-810G military certified: salt, dust, humidity, rain, vibration, solar radiation, transport and thermal shock resistant.
Not supported
System (OS)LG G8 ThinQ (G820N)Samsung Galaxy A32 5G (SM-A326B/DS 64GB)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 11
Firmware updateAndroid 10feature not registered
HardwareLG G8 ThinQ (G820N)Samsung Galaxy A32 5G (SM-A326B/DS 64GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855 (7nm)64bit - MediaTek Dimensity 720 MT6853 (7nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 485
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 485
1.78Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 485
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
2Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A55
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 640ARM Mali-G57 MC3
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X4GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (106GB available)
UFS 2.1
64GB (47GB available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplayLG G8 ThinQ (G820N)Samsung Galaxy A32 5G (SM-A326B/DS 64GB)
Display typeP-OLEDTFT PLS
Screen size6.1" inches6.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~83.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~81.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1440x3120 pixels720x1600 pixels (20:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)563 PPI270 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Not supported
Display featuresfeature not registered60Hz
Mobile networksLG G8 ThinQ (G820N)Samsung Galaxy A32 5G (SM-A326B/DS 64GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload1600/150 Mbps2000/1024 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G, 5G
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 800/850/900/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat19 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 20, 26, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)
LTE Cat16 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 26, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNot supportedSA/NSA/Sub6 (1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41, 66, 78)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSA
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
CallingLG G8 ThinQ (G820N)Samsung Galaxy A32 5G (SM-A326B/DS 64GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraLG G8 ThinQ (G820N)Samsung Galaxy A32 5G (SM-A326B/DS 64GB)
Back camera (main camera)(triple camera)
12 megapixels
16MP ultrawidef/1.91/3.1"16mm1.0µmFF
12MP telephotof/2.452mm1.0μm2x-optical-zoomOISPDAF
(quad camera)
48 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.2123º1/4"1.12µm
5MP macrof/2.4
2MP depthf/2.4
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels8000x6000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.5 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length27mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/2.6" inches1/2" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel0.8µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF on back camera and autofocus front cameraPDAF: 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 sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front cameraHDR photo on both cameras
2ª cameraLG G8 ThinQ (G820N)Samsung Galaxy A32 5G (SM-A326B/DS 64GB)
Front camera (secondary)(dual front camera)
8 megapixels
0.3MP TOFf/1.4
13 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3.6" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.22µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaLG G8 ThinQ (G820N)Samsung Galaxy A32 5G (SM-A326B/DS 64GB)
RadioFMFM (RDS)
TVDigital TVNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityLG G8 ThinQ (G820N)Samsung Galaxy A32 5G (SM-A326B/DS 64GB)
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedUSB Type-C (reversible)
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE5.0 + A2DP/LE
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, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsLG G8 ThinQ (G820N)Samsung Galaxy A32 5G (SM-A326B/DS 64GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Gesture
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Aurora Black, Moroccan Blue, Carmine Red
- LG UX 8.0
- Always-on display
- DCI-P3 100%, Dolby Vision and HDR10 display
- DTS: X surround sound
- 32-bit/192kHz audio
- Quick Charge 3.0
- USB Power Delivery 2.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- DMB TV (Korea)
- Colors: Awesome Black, White, Blue, Violet
- One UI 3.1
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyLG G8 ThinQ (G820N)Samsung Galaxy A32 5G (SM-A326B/DS 64GB)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity3500 mAh5000 mAh
Charger, watts21W Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
15W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomy1140 minutes | 19 hours | 0.8 dayfeature not registered
Standby24720 minutes | 412 hours | 17.2 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateLG G8 ThinQ (G820N)Samsung Galaxy A32 5G (SM-A326B/DS 64GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered1.05W/kg (head) | 0.73W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.333W/kg (head) | 1.081W/kg (body)
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