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LG Optimus L9 (P760) vs Samsung Galaxy J1 2016 (SM-J120M/DS)

Side by side comparison between LG Optimus L9 vs Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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LG Optimus L9 (P760)
4.7"
IPS

540x960

5
MP

0.3mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Dual

2150
mAh

(Removable)

vs
12PointsSamsung Galaxy J1 2016 (SM-J120M/DS)Compare LG Optimus L9 X
Samsung Galaxy J1 2016 (SM-J120M/DS)
4.5"
AMOLED

480x800

5
MP

2mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2050
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy J1 2016 (SM-J120M/DS)

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!

Optimus L9 (P760)11 Advantages LG Optimus L9 (P760)vsGalaxy J1 2016 (SM-J120M/DS)12 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J1 2016 (SM-J120M/DS)
+125 grams (4.38 ounces)5%
Lighter
vs131 grams (4.59 ounces)
+540x960 pixels35%
Higher resolution screen
vs480x800 pixels
+234 PPI13%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs207 PPI
+4.7"4%
Larger screen
vs4.5"
+Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsHD (1280x720)
+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Ambient Light sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+2150 mAh5%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs2050 mAh
+Active noise cancellationAdvantage
Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
vsNot supported
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
vsNot supported
+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
vsNot supported
1Ghz 32bit Dual-Corevs+1.3Ghz 32bit Quad-Core59%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
4GB (2.68GB available)vs+8GB (4GB available)49%
More internal storage for applications and files
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHCvs+Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC7 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
9.1 millimeters (0.36 inches)vs+8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)2%
Thinner
TFT IPS LCDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
Not supportedvs+HDR photo only main cameraAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
(front) 0.3MPvs+(front) 2MP5 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Android 4.1.2 Jelly Beanvs+Android 5.1.1 LollipopAdvantage
Android 5.1.1 Lollipop is newer and safer
3G+ HSPA+vs+4G LTEAdvantage
The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
(3G+ HSPA+) 21 Mbpsvs+(4G LTE) 150 Mbps6 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
vs+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
3.0 + A2DPvs+4.0 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.0 + A2DP is newer and faster

21 Common items in both devices
1GB LPDDR2 / 1GB
16 million
(back) 5MP
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
(front) VGA (640x480)
+14 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresLG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy J1 2016 (SM-J120M/DS)
ModelOptimus L9 (P760)Galaxy J1 2016 (SM-J120M/DS)
Other model namesLG Optimus L9 P760, LG P760, LG L9Galaxy J1 4G J120M/Dual-Sim
Country or region availablefeature not registered(Latin America)
(Latin America)
BrandLGSamsung
Release dateOctober, 2012January, 2016
Depth9.1 millimeters (0.36 inches)8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)68.2 x 131.9 millimeters (2.69 x 5.19 in)69.3 x 132.6 millimeters (2.73 x 5.22 in)
Weight125 grams (4.38 ounces)131 grams (4.59 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)LG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy J1 2016 (SM-J120M/DS)
Operating systemAndroid 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich ICSAndroid 5.1.1 Lollipop
Firmware updateAndroid 4.1.2 Jelly Beanfeature not registered
HardwareLG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy J1 2016 (SM-J120M/DS)
Chipset32bit - TI OMAP 443032bit - Spreadtrum SC9830A (28nm)
CPU processor1Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A91.3Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A7
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR SGX540ARM Mali-400 MP2
RAM memory1GB LPDDR21GB
Internal storage4GB (2.68GB available)8GB (4GB available)
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayLG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy J1 2016 (SM-J120M/DS)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size4.7" inches4.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~67.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~62.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution540x960 pixels480x800 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)234 PPI207 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksLG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy J1 2016 (SM-J120M/DS)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
Maximum download/upload21/5.76 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G2G, 3G, 4G
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 900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat4 700/850/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,17,28)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
CallingLG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy J1 2016 (SM-J120M/DS)
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 Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy J1 2016 (SM-J120M/DS)
Back camera (main camera)5 megapixels5 megapixels
Main camera resolution2592x1944 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsHD (1280x720) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRNot supportedHDR photo only main camera
2ª cameraLG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy J1 2016 (SM-J120M/DS)
Front camera (secondary)0.3 megapixels2 megapixels
Front camera resolution640x480 pixels1600x1200 pixels
Video recording (secondary)VGA (640x480)VGA (640x480)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaLG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy J1 2016 (SM-J120M/DS)
RadioFM (RDS)FM (RDS)
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, DivX, XviD, H.263, H.264, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+MP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityLG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy J1 2016 (SM-J120M/DS)
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth3.0 + A2DP4.0 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsLG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy J1 2016 (SM-J120M/DS)
Active noise cancellationSupportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Other features- Colors: White, Black
- Touch focus
- QMemo, QTranslator
- LG Optimus UI 3.0
- Dolby Mobile sound
- WiFi dual-band DLNA
- WiFi Direct
- WiFi hotspot
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- Java framework
- Colors: Black, White, Gold
- Wifi direct, hotspot
Power supplyLG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy J1 2016 (SM-J120M/DS)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity2150 mAh2050 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy660 minutes | 11 hours | 0.5 day720 minutes | 12 hours | 0.5 day
Standby47880 minutes | 798 hours | 33.3 days14400 minutes | 240 hours | 10 days
Radiation rateLG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy J1 2016 (SM-J120M/DS)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered1.59W/kg (head) | 1.17W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.762W/kg (head) | 0.543W/kg (body)
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