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LG Optimus L9 (P760) vs Samsung Galaxy S2 (GT-i9100 16GB)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between LG Optimus L9 vs Samsung Galaxy S2 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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LG Optimus L9 (P760)
4.7"
IPS

540x960

5
MP

0.3mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Dual

2150
mAh

(Removable)

vs
11PointsSamsung Galaxy S2 (GT-i9100 16GB)Compare LG Optimus L9 X
Samsung Galaxy S2 (GT-i9100 16GB)
4.3"
AMOLED

480x800

8
MP

2mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Dual

1650
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy S2 (GT-i9100 16GB)

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!

Optimus L9 (P760)5 Advantages LG Optimus L9 (P760)vsGalaxy S2 (GT-i9100 16GB)11 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S2 (GT-i9100 16GB)
+540x960 pixels35%
Higher resolution screen
vs480x800 pixels
+234 PPI8%
Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs217 PPI
+4.7"9%
Larger screen
vs4.3"
+2150 mAh30%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs1650 mAh
+HTML, XHTML, HTML5Advantage
Better sites viewing on the internet
vsHTML, XHTML
1Ghz 32bit Dual-Corevs+1.2Ghz 32bit Dual-Core20%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
4GB (2.68GB user free)vs+16GB (13GB user free)4 times
More internal storage for applications and files
125 grams (4.38 ounces)vs+116 grams (4.06 ounces)8%
Lighter
9.1 millimeters (0.36 inches)vs+8.49 millimeters (0.33 inches)7%
Thinner
TFT LCD IPSvs+Super AMOLED PlusAdvantage
This device has a Super AMOLED Plus screen, which are brighter and more vivid
(back) 5MPvs+(back) 8MP59%
Higher resolution main camera
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
(front) 0.3MPvs+(front) 2MP5 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Micro-B USB - MHLAdvantage
The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Not supportedvs+Gorilla GlassAdvantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys

30 Common items in both devices
1GB LPDDR2
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHC
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
Full HD (1920x1080)
+23 specs and more in the table below

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

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Physical featuresLG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy S2 (GT-i9100 16GB)
ModelOptimus L9 (P760)Galaxy S2 (GT-i9100 16GB)
Other model namesLG Optimus L9 P760, LG P760, LG L9Samsung Galaxy S2 i9100, Galaxy S II (SGS2)
Country or region availablefeature not registered(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandLGSamsung
Release dateOctober, 2012April, 2012
Depth9.1 millimeters (0.36 inches)8.49 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)68.2 x 131.9 millimeters (2.69 x 5.19 in)66.1 x 125.3 millimeters (2.6 x 4.93 in)
Weight125 grams (4.38 ounces)116 grams (4.06 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 S2 (GT-i9100 16GB)
Operating systemAndroid 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich ICSAndroid 2.3.4 Gingerbread
Firmware updateAndroid 4.1.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
HardwareLG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy S2 (GT-i9100 16GB)
Chipset32bit - TI OMAP 443032bit - Samsung Exynos 4 Dual 4210 (45nm)
CPU processor1Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A91.2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A9
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR SGX540ARM Mali-400 MP4 266Mhz
RAM memory1GB LPDDR21GB LPDDR2
Internal storage4GB (2.68GB user free)16GB (13GB user free)
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayLG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy S2 (GT-i9100 16GB)
Display typeTFT LCD IPSSuper AMOLED Plus
Screen size4.7" inches4.3" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~67.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~63.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution540x960 pixels480x800 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)234 PPI217 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass
Mobile networksLG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy S2 (GT-i9100 16GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
1 slot
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
Maximum download/upload21/5.76 Mbps21/5.76 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G2G, 3G
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 supportedNot supported
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, 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 Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy S2 (GT-i9100 16GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraLG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy S2 (GT-i9100 16GB)
Back camera (main camera)5 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution2592x1944 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.6 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3.2" inches
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 supportedSupported
HDRNot supportedNot supported
2ª cameraLG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy S2 (GT-i9100 16GB)
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 registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaLG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy S2 (GT-i9100 16GB)
RadioFM with RDSFM with RDS
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, DivX, XviD, H.263, H.264, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+MP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3, FLAC
ConnectivityLG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy S2 (GT-i9100 16GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB - MHL
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth3.0 version A2DP3.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsLG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy S2 (GT-i9100 16GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML
Java / Flash playerYes / NoSupported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
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
- Colors: Black, White, Pink
- Samsung TouchWiz UI 4.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyLG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy S2 (GT-i9100 16GB)
BatteryLi-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity2150 mAh1650 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time autonomy660 minutes | 11 hours | 0.5 day520 minutes | 8.7 hours | 0.4 day
Standby47880 minutes | 798 hours | 33.3 days36000 minutes | 600 hours | 25 days
Radiation rateLG Optimus L9 (P760)Samsung Galaxy S2 (GT-i9100 16GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered0.16W/kg (head) | 0.96W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.34W/kg (head)