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LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM) vs Samsung Galaxy M12 (SM-M127G/DS 64GB)

Side by side comparison between LG Phoenix 5 vs Samsung Galaxy M12 phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy M12 X LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM) 07Points
5.7"
IPS

720x1520

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

Octa-core

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
18Points Samsung Galaxy M12 (SM-M127G/DS 64GB) Compare LG Phoenix 5 X
6.5"
PLS

720x1600

48
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

Octa-core

6000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy M12 (SM-M127G/DS 64GB)

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!

Phoenix 5 (K300AM)} 7 Advantages LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM) vs Galaxy M12 (SM-M127G/DS 64GB)} 18 Advantages Samsung Galaxy M12 (SM-M127G/DS 64GB)
+146 grams (5.11 ounces)51%
Lighter
vs221 grams (7.74 ounces)
+8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)13%
Thinner
vs9.7 millimeters (0.38 inches)
+TFT IPS LCDAdvantage
TFT IPS LCD display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT PLS
+295 PPI9%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs270 PPI
+f/1.8 (aperture)11%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/2.0 (aperture)
+Panda King GlassAdvantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
vsNot supported
+MIL-STD-810G military certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsNot supported
2GHz 64bit Octa-core (12nm)vs+2GHz 64bit Octa-core (8nm)16%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2GB LPDDR3vs+4GB LPDDR4X100%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
16GB (7.5GB available)vs+64GB (48GB available)5 times
More internal storage for applications and files
60Hzvs+90Hz50%
The display reproduces more frames per second because the frequency (Hertz) is higher, improves fluidity and tires your eyes less.
720x1520 pixelsvs+720x1600 pixels5%
Higher resolution screen
5.7"vs+6.5"14%
Larger screen
(dual camera) 13MP + 5MPvs+(quad camera) 48MP + 5MP + 2MP + 2MP2 times
Higher resolution main camera
1/3.1" inchesvs+1/2" inches55%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
(front) 5MPvs+(front) 8MP63%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Android 10vs+Android 11Advantage
Android 11 is newer and safer
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs+(4G LTE-A) 300 Mbps100%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+Virtual ambient light sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Virtual proximity sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
3000 mAhvs+6000 mAh100%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
vs+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
You can have more mobile carriers/operators on the same device.
Not supportedvs+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
MicroUSB 2.0vs+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.

23 Common items in both devices
eMMC 5.1
Until 512GB microSD, microSDXC / Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
Plastic body, glass front
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
+16 specs and more in the table below

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📱 Model features

LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)Galaxy M12 (SM-M127G/DS 64GB)
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ModelPhoenix 5 (K300AM)Galaxy M12 (SM-M127G/DS 64GB)
Other model namesLG Phoenix 5 (AT&T), LMK300AMAAG2SVYGalaxy M12 SM-M127G/Dual-SIM (4GB RAM)
Country or region availableUSA
USA
India
India
BrandLGSamsung
Release date8/21/20203/18/2021, Announced: 2/5/2021
Depth8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)9.7 millimeters (0.38 inches)
Size (width x height)71.12 x 147.83 millimeters (2.8 x 5.82 in)75.9 x 164 millimeters (2.99 x 6.46 in)
Weight146 grams (5.11 ounces)221 grams (7.74 ounces)
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersMIL-STD-810G military certified: salt, dust, humidity, rain, vibration, solar radiation, transport and thermal shock resistant.Not supported

📲 Display

LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)Galaxy M12 (SM-M127G/DS 64GB)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT PLS
Screen size5.7" inches6.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~77.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~81.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1520 pixels (19:9)720x1600 pixels (20:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)295 PPI270 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassPanda King GlassNot supported
Refresh rate60Hz90Hz
Display featuresNot supportedNot supported

🤖 Operating System

LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)Galaxy M12 (SM-M127G/DS 64GB)
System versionAndroid 10Android 11
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
User Interfacefeature not registeredOne UI 3.1

⚙️ Processor

LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)Galaxy M12 (SM-M127G/DS 64GB)
Chipset64bit: MediaTek Helio P22 (MT6762) (12nm)64bit: Samsung Exynos 850 (8nm)
CPUOcta-core, 2 processors:
4x 2GHz ARM Cortex-A53 (Quad-core)
4x 1.5GHz ARM Cortex-A53 (Quad-core)
Octa-core, 1 processor:
8x 2GHz ARM Cortex-A55 (Octa-core)
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR GE8320 (650MHz)ARM Mali-G52 MP1
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredfeature not registered

💽 Memory and storage

LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)Galaxy M12 (SM-M127G/DS 64GB)
RAM memory2GB LPDDR34GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage16GB (7.5GB available)
eMMC 5.1
64GB (48GB available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 512GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)

📶 Mobile networks

LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)Galaxy M12 (SM-M127G/DS 64GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum Download / Upload150/50 Mbps300/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bands Expand band details Collapse 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 850/1700/1900UMTS 850/900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4 (2, 4, 5, 12, 14, 29, 30)LTE Cat6 (1, 3, 5, 7, 8)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE

📷 Camera

LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)Galaxy M12 (SM-M127G/DS 64GB)
Back camera (main camera)(dual camera)
13 megapixels
5MP ultrawide f/2.2120°1/5.0"1.12µm
(quad camera)
48 megapixels
5MP ultrawide f/2.2123°
2MP macro f/2.4
2MP depth f/2.4
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels8000x6000 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length27mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3.1" inches1/2" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel0.8µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
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 on both cameras
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)Galaxy M12 (SM-M127G/DS 64GB)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length24mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/5" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixelfeature not registered

🔉 Sound and multimedia

LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)Galaxy M12 (SM-M127G/DS 64GB)
LoudspeakerSupportedMono sound (not stereo)
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or moreNot supported
RadioNot supportedFM
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

LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)Galaxy M12 (SM-M127G/DS 64GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
TV outputNot supportedUSB Type-C (reversible)
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 b/g/n [wifi4] (2.4GHz)
WiFi Direct, hotspot
802.11 b/g/n [wifi4] (2.4GHz)
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNANot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
NFCNot supportedNot supported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)Galaxy M12 (SM-M127G/DS 64GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Virtual ambient light sensor
Virtual proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)Galaxy M12 (SM-M127G/DS 64GB)
Battery typeLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3000 mAh6000 mAh
Charger, wattsWired charging15W Wired fast charging
Reverse charging by cable
Inductive / wireless chargingNot supportedNot supported
Talk time autonomy11 hours58 hours (2.4 days)
Standby528 hours (22 days)feature not registered

➕ Other features

LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)Galaxy M12 (SM-M127G/DS 64GB)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous• Colors: Silver
• LG UX 9.1
• Colors: Black, Blue, White

☢️ Radiation rate

LG Phoenix 5 (K300AM)Galaxy M12 (SM-M127G/DS 64GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)0.63W/kg (head), 1.02W/kg (body)1.19W/kg (head)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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