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LG G8 ThinQ G820UMB vs Google Pixel 4 XL (64GB)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between LG G8 ThinQ vs Google Pixel 4 XL phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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LG G8 ThinQ G820UMB
6.1"
POLED

1440x3120

12
MP

8mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare LG G8 ThinQ X09Google Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
Google Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
6.3"
POLED

1440x3040

12.2
MP

8mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3700
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is LG G8 ThinQ G820UMB

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!


12 Advantages LG G8 ThinQ G820UMB
G8 ThinQ G820UMBvsPixel 4 XL (64GB)
 108%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
128GB (104GB user available)vs64GB (50GB user available)
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 16%16%
+Lighter
167 grams (5.85 ounces)vs193 grams (6.76 ounces)
 3%3%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x3120 pixelsvs1440x3040 pixels
 5%5%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
563 PPIvs534 PPI
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF on back camera and autofocus front cameravsPDAF: phase detection autofocus
 13%13%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.5 (aperture)vsf/1.7 (aperture)
 33%33%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1600 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 1200 Mbps
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsType-C reversible connector
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)vsNot supported
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP68 certified, MIL-STD-810G military certifiedvsIP68 certified

09 Advantages Google Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
Pixel 4 XL (64GB)vsG8 ThinQ G820UMB
 2%2%
+Thinner
8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)vs8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)
 3%3%
+Larger screen
6.3"vs6.1"
 1%1%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 12.2MP + 16MPvs(dual camera) 12MP + 16MP
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
Advantage
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
Digital and optical zoomvsOnly digital zoom
 2%2%
+The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
1/2.55" inchesvs1/2.6" inches
 3%3%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(dual front camera) 8MP + 0.3MPvs(dual front camera) 8MP + 0.04MP
Advantage
+Android 10 is newer and safer
Android 10vsAndroid 9.0 Pie
 6%6%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3700 mAhvs3500 mAh

33 Common items in both devices
2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
6GB LPDDR4X
UFS 2.1
Aluminum frame, front/back glass
P-OLED
16 million
OIS: Optical stabilization
HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera / HDR photo/video on both cameras
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Face unlock
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNA
5.0 version A2DP/LE
NFC
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresLG G8 ThinQ G820UMBGoogle Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
ModelG8 ThinQ G820UMBPixel 4 XL (64GB)
Also known asVerizon LG G8 ThinQ LMG820UMB, LM-G820UMBGoogle Pixel XL4 G020, G020P, GA01180-US, GA01182-US
Country or region availableUSAVarious (International)
BrandLGGoogle
Release dateApril, 2019October, 2019
Depth8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Size (width x height)71.882 x 151.892 millimeters (2.83 x 5.98 in)75.1 x 160.4 millimeters (2.96 x 6.31 in)
Weight167 grams (5.85 ounces)193 grams (6.76 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
IP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
Operating system (OS)LG G8 ThinQ G820UMBGoogle Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 10
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareLG G8 ThinQ G820UMBGoogle Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855 (7nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855 (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, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 485
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 485
1.78Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 485
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 640Qualcomm Adreno 640
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X6GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (104GB user available)
UFS 2.1
64GB (50GB user available)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplayLG G8 ThinQ G820UMBGoogle Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
Display typeP-OLEDP-OLED
Screen size6.1" inches6.3" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~83.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~82.2% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution1440x3120 pixels1440x3040 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)563 PPI534 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 5
Mobile networks and dataLG G8 ThinQ G820UMBGoogle Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF) and e-Sim
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat19 (Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 13, 20, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 46, 48)
LTE Cat18
VoLTE

Global version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 25, 26, 28, 32, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)

USA version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41, 46, 48)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, 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/upload1600/150 Mbps1200/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingLG G8 ThinQ G820UMBGoogle Pixel 4 XL (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
Primary / back cameraLG G8 ThinQ G820UMBGoogle Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
Main camera(dual camera)
12 megapixels
16MP ultrawide (f/1.9 1/3.1" 16mm 1.0µm FF)
(dual camera)
12.2 megapixels
16MP telephoto (f/2.4 45mm 1.0µm PDAF OIS 2x-zoom)
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 60 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.5 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length27mm lens28mm lens
Sensor size1/2.6" inches1/2.55" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF on back camera and autofocus front cameraPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical 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 on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraLG G8 ThinQ G820UMBGoogle Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
Front camera(dual front camera)
8 megapixels
0.04MP TOF (f/1.4)
(dual front camera)
8 megapixels
0.3MP TOF
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens22mm lens
Sensor size1/3.6" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.22µm pixel1.22µm pixel
MultimediaLG G8 ThinQ G820UMBGoogle Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot 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
Connectivity and interfacesLG G8 ThinQ G820UMBGoogle Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
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 reversible connector
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE5.0 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, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsLG G8 ThinQ G820UMBGoogle Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
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
Gesture
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Face unlock
Other features- Colors: Aurora Black, Platinum Gray
- 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
- Colors: Just Black, Clearly White, Oh So Orange
- Display: 19:9, DCI-P3 100%, HDR, 90Hz
- Always-on display
- Google Pay
- USB Power Delivery 2.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyLG G8 ThinQ G820UMBGoogle Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
Battery capacity3500 mAh3700 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)21W9V/2A=18W
Talk time1320 minutes | 22 hours | 0.9 dayfeature not registered
Standby24720 minutes | 412 hours | 17.2 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)LG G8 ThinQ G820UMBGoogle Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered