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LG K42 (K420HM) vs ZTE Kis 3 Max (V830w)

Side by side comparison between LG K42 vs ZTE Kis 3 Max phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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LG K42 (K420HM)
6.6"
IPS

720x1600

13
MP

8mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
03PointsZTE Kis 3 Max (V830w)Compare LG K42 X
ZTE Kis 3 Max (V830w)
4.5"
TFT

480x854

5
MP

2mp

512MB
RAM

32bit Dual

1850
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better phone? LG K42 (K420HM)

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!

K42 (K420HM)23 Advantages LG K42 (K420HM)vsKis 3 Max (V830w)3 Advantages ZTE Kis 3 Max (V830w)
+2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core147%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1.3Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
+3GB LPDDR4X5 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs512MB LPDDR2
+64GB (45GB available)22 times
More internal storage for applications and files
vs4GB (2GB available)
+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC31 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
+8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)8%
Thinner
vs9.1 millimeters (0.36 inches)
+TFT IPS LCDAdvantage
TFT IPS LCD display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT LCD
+720x1600 pixels181%
Higher resolution screen
vs480x854 pixels
+266 PPI22%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs218 PPI
+6.6"47%
Larger screen
vs4.5"
+(quad camera) 13MP + 5MP + 2MP + 2MP3 times
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 5MP
+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsHDR photo only main camera
+(front) 8MP3 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 2MP
+Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsHD (1280x720)
+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
vs(front) HD (1280x720)
+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
vsAndroid 4.4.2 KitKat
+4G LTEAdvantage
The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
vs3G+ HSPA+
+(4G LTE) 150 Mbps6 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(3G+ HSPA+) 21 Mbps
+Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+4000 mAh116%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs1850 mAh
+5.0 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
vs4.0 + A2DP
+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
vsMicroUSB 2.0
+MIL-STD-810G military certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsNot supported
184 grams (6.44 ounces)vs+137 grams (4.8 ounces)34%
Lighter
LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)vs+Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.

21 Common items in both devices
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / Autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
Capacitive
Multitouch
+14 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresLG K42 (K420HM)ZTE Kis 3 Max (V830w)
ModelK42 (K420HM)Kis 3 Max (V830w)
Other model namesLG K42 LMK420HM, LM-K420HM Single-SIMZTE Kis 3 Max 3G
Country or region available(Latin America)ChileEcuadorMexicoPeru
(Latin America), Chile, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandLGZTE
Release dateSeptember, 2020October, 2014
Depth8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)9.1 millimeters (0.36 inches)
Size (width x height)76.7 x 165 millimeters (3.02 x 6.5 in)66 x 132 millimeters (2.6 x 5.2 in)
Weight184 grams (6.44 ounces)137 grams (4.8 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersMIL-STD-810G military certified: salt, dust, humidity, rain, vibration, solar radiation, transport and thermal shock resistant.Not supported
System (OS)LG K42 (K420HM)ZTE Kis 3 Max (V830w)
Operating systemAndroid 10Android 4.4.2 KitKat
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareLG K42 (K420HM)ZTE Kis 3 Max (V830w)
Chipset64bit - MediaTek MT6762 Helio P22 (12nm)32bit - MediaTek MT6572 (28nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.5Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.3Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A7
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR GE8320 650MhzARM Mali-400 MP1 500Mhz
RAM memory3GB LPDDR4X512MB LPDDR2
Internal storage64GB (45GB available)
eMMC 5.1
4GB (2GB available)
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayLG K42 (K420HM)ZTE Kis 3 Max (V830w)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT LCD
Screen size6.6" inches4.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~83.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~64.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1600 pixels (20:9)480x854 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)266 PPI218 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Display features60Hzfeature not registered
Mobile networksLG K42 (K420HM)ZTE Kis 3 Max (V830w)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps21/5.76 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Tri-Band 900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (38)
VoLTE
Not supported
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingLG K42 (K420HM)ZTE Kis 3 Max (V830w)
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
CameraLG K42 (K420HM)ZTE Kis 3 Max (V830w)
Back camera (main camera)(quad camera)
13 megapixels
5MP ultrawidef/2.2115º1/5.0"1.12µm
2MP macrof/2.41.75μm
2MP depthf/2.41.75μm
5 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsHD (1280x720) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal length27mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3.1" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo only main camera
2ª cameraLG K42 (K420HM)ZTE Kis 3 Max (V830w)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels2 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels1600x1200 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)HD (1280x720)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaLG K42 (K420HM)ZTE Kis 3 Max (V830w)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+
ConnectivityLG K42 (K420HM)ZTE Kis 3 Max (V830w)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputUSB Type-C (reversible)Not supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE4.0 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsLG K42 (K420HM)ZTE Kis 3 Max (V830w)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Other features- Colors: Titan, Green, Red
- Silicon case included
- LG 3D Sound Engine
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyLG K42 (K420HM)ZTE Kis 3 Max (V830w)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity4000 mAh1850 mAh
Charger, watts10W (5V/2A) Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy960 minutes | 16 hours | 0.7 day600 minutes | 10 hours | 0.4 day
Standby10800 minutes | 180 hours | 7.5 days18000 minutes | 300 hours | 12.5 days
Radiation rateLG K42 (K420HM)ZTE Kis 3 Max (V830w)
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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