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LG K8 2017 US215 vs LG Magna 3G H500

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between LG K8 (2017) vs LG Magna phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare LG Magna X11LG K8 2017 US215
LG K8 2017 US215
5"
IPS

720x1280

8
MP

5mp

1.5GB
RAM

64bit Quad

2500
mAh

(Removable)

vs
Compare LG K8 (2017) X03LG Magna 3G H500
LG Magna 3G H500
5"
IPS

720x1280

8
MP

5mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2540
mAh

(Removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is LG K8 2017 US215

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!


11 Advantages LG K8 2017 US215
K8 2017 US215vsMagna 3G H500
 31%31%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.4Ghz 64bit Quad-Corevs1.3Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
 50%50%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
1.5GB LPDDR3vs1GB LPDDR3
 157%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
16GB (9GB user available)vs8GB (3.5GB user available)
 25%25%
+Thinner
8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)vs10.15 millimeters (0.4 inches)
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 7.0 Nougat is newer and safer
Android 7.0 NougatvsAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Advantage
+The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
4G LTEvs3G+ HSPA+
 6 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs(3G+ HSPA+) 21 Mbps
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs4.1 version A2DP
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 3vsNot supported

03 Advantages LG Magna 3G H500
Magna 3G H500vsK8 2017 US215
 4%4%
+Lighter
137 grams (4.8 ounces)vs142 grams (4.97 ounces)
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
 2%2%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
2540 mAhvs2500 mAh

29 Common items in both devices
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
TFT LCD IPS
16 million
720x1280 pixels
294 PPI
5"
(back) 8MP
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo only main camera
(front) 5MP
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Li-Ion (Removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
FM with RDS
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
MicroUSB 2.0
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresLG K8 2017 US215LG Magna 3G H500
ModelK8 2017 US215Magna 3G H500
Also known asUS Cellular LG K8 2017, LGUS215, LG-US215, LG PP2Lusacell LG Magna H500, LG-H500, LG C90 Magna H500TR
Country or region availableUSAMexico
BrandLGLG
Release dateApril, 2017April, 2015
Depth8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)10.15 millimeters (0.4 inches)
Size (width x height)72.1 x 144.8 millimeters (2.84 x 5.7 in)69.9 x 139.8 millimeters (2.75 x 5.5 in)
Weight142 grams (4.97 ounces)137 grams (4.8 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)LG K8 2017 US215LG Magna 3G H500
Operating systemAndroid 7.0 NougatAndroid 5.0.1 Lollipop
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
HardwareLG K8 2017 US215LG Magna 3G H500
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917 (28nm)32bit - MediaTek MT6582 (28nm)
CPU processor1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A531.3Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A7
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 308 500MhzARM Mali-400 MP2
RAM memory1.5GB LPDDR31GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (9GB user available)8GB (3.5GB user available)
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayLG K8 2017 US215LG Magna 3G H500
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT LCD IPS
Screen size5" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~66% (screen-to-body ratio)~70.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1280 pixels720x1280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)294 PPI294 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Not supported
Mobile networks and dataLG K8 2017 US215LG Magna 3G H500
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandNot supportedQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 EV-DOUMTS 850/900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4 700/850/1700/1900 (Bands 2,4,5,12,25)Not supported
Primary data networkCDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, 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
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps21/5.76 Mbps
Messaging and callingLG K8 2017 US215LG Magna 3G H500
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraLG K8 2017 US215LG Magna 3G H500
Main camera8 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.4 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
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 only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
Front / secondary cameraLG K8 2017 US215LG Magna 3G H500
Front camera5 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)HD (1280x720 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/5" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaLG K8 2017 US215LG Magna 3G H500
RadioFM with RDSFM with RDS
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesLG K8 2017 US215LG Magna 3G H500
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP4.1 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsLG K8 2017 US215LG Magna 3G H500
Active noise cancellationNot supportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Other features- Colors: Dark blue
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- 2.5D glass screen
- Quick Selfie
- HAC M4/T4
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Titan, White, Gold
- LG Optimus UI 4.1
- Knock Code, Quick Selfie
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
Power supply and autonomyLG K8 2017 US215LG Magna 3G H500
BatteryLi-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity2500 mAh2540 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time720 minutes | 12 hours | 0.5 day600 minutes | 10 hours | 0.4 day
Standby21420 minutes | 357 hours | 14.9 days21000 minutes | 350 hours | 14.6 days
Radiation rate (SAR)LG K8 2017 US215LG Magna 3G H500
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered