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LG Q Stylus Plus (Q710YAW) vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between LG Q Stylus+ Plus vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy Note 8 XLG Q Stylus Plus (Q710YAW)04Points
LG Q Stylus Plus (Q710YAW)
6.2"
IPS

1080x2160

16
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3300
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
29PointsSamsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)Compare LG Q Stylus+ Plus X
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
6.3"
AMOLED

1440x2960

12.2
MP

8mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3300
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)

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!

Q Stylus Plus (Q710YAW)4 Advantages LG Q Stylus Plus (Q710YAW)vsGalaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)29 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
+171 grams (5.99 ounces)14%
Lighter
vs195 grams (6.83 ounces)
+8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)6%
Thinner
vs8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
+IP68 certified, MIL-STD-810G military certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsIP68 certified
1.5Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.3Ghz 64bit Octa-Core76%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
4GB LPDDR3vs+6GB LPDDR4X50%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
TFT LCD IPSvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
1080x2160 pixelsvs+1440x2960 pixels83%
Higher resolution screen
390 PPIvs+522 PPI34%
Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
6.2"vs+6.3"2%
Larger screen
(back) 16MPvs+(dual camera) 12.2MP + 12MP52%
Higher resolution main camera
LED flashvs+Dual LED flashAdvantage
The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Only digital zoomvs+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvs+PDAF on back camera and autofocus front cameraAdvantage
You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
EIS: Digital stabilizationvs+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
HDR photo only main cameravs+HDR photo/video on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
1/3" inchesvs+1/2.55" inches18%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
f/2.2 (aperture)vs+f/1.7 (aperture)29%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
Full HD (1920x1080)vs+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)vs+(front) 2K UHD (2560x1440)78%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Android 8.1 Oreovs+Android 9.0 PieAdvantage
Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbps2 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Iris scannerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Heart rateAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+SpO2Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)Advantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs+5.0 version A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Govs+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 5Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys

23 Common items in both devices
64GB (50GB user free) / 64GB (53GB user free)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
Aluminum body, glass front, plastic back / Aluminum frame, glass front/back
16 million
(front) 8MP
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
+16 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresLG Q Stylus Plus (Q710YAW)Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
ModelQ Stylus Plus (Q710YAW)Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
Other model namesLG Q Stylus+ 64GB LMQ710YAW, LM-Q710YAWGalaxy Note8 N950N (LGU+/KT/SK Telecom), Samsung Baikal
Country or region availableIndonesia
Indonesia
South Korea
South Korea
BrandLGSamsung
Release dateAugust, 2018August, 2017
Depth8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Size (width x height)77.7 x 160.1 millimeters (3.06 x 6.3 in)74.8 x 162.5 millimeters (2.94 x 6.4 in)
Weight171 grams (5.99 ounces)195 grams (6.83 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, glass front, plastic backAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust/water proof over 1.5 meter and 30min
MIL-STD-810G military certified: salt, dust, humidity, rain, vibration, solar radiation, transport and thermal shock resistant
IP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
System (OS)LG Q Stylus Plus (Q710YAW)Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
Operating systemAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 7.1.1 Nougat
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 9.0 Pie
HardwareLG Q Stylus Plus (Q710YAW)Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
Chipset64bit - MediaTek MT6750S (28nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 8895 (10nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.5Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.3Ghz Quad-Core Mongoose
1.7Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T860 MP2 350MhzARM Mali-G71 MP20
RAM memory4GB LPDDR36GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage64GB (50GB user free)
eMMC 5.1
64GB (53GB user free)
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplayLG Q Stylus Plus (Q710YAW)Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
Display typeTFT LCD IPSSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.2" inches6.3" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~79.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~82.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x2160 pixels1440x2960 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)390 PPI522 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 5
Mobile networksLG Q Stylus Plus (Q710YAW)Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps1024/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 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 850/900/1900/2100TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat6 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 41)
LTE Cat16 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingLG Q Stylus Plus (Q710YAW)Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraLG Q Stylus Plus (Q710YAW)Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
Back camera (main camera)16 megapixels(dual camera)
12.2 megapixels
12MP telephoto (f/2.4 1/3.6" 1.0µm 52mm 2x-zoom AF)
Main camera resolution4608x3456 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor size1/3" inches1/2.55" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF on back camera and autofocus front camera
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo/video on both cameras
2ª cameraLG Q Stylus Plus (Q710YAW)Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)2K UHD (2560x1440)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered25mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3.6" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.22µm pixel
MultimediaLG Q Stylus Plus (Q710YAW)Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityLG Q Stylus Plus (Q710YAW)Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsLG Q Stylus Plus (Q710YAW)Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Iris scanner
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Aurora Black, Moroccan Blue
- 2.5D glass screen
- 18:9 screen ratio
- QPen (Stylus Pen)
- DTS: X 3D sound
- Pump Express+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Blue, Gold, Orchid Gray
- Samsung DeX (desktop experience)
- Grace UX UI
- Curved edge screen
- Corning Gorilla Glass 5 back panel
- Samsung Gear VR compatible
- Quick Charge 2.0
- Samsung Pay
- 32bit/384kHz audio
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyLG Q Stylus Plus (Q710YAW)Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
Battery capacity3300 mAh3300 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)5V/1.8A=9Wfeature not registered
Talk time autonomy396 minutes | 6.6 hours | 0.3 day1320 minutes | 22 hours | 0.9 day
Standby16500 minutes | 275 hours | 11.5 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateLG Q Stylus Plus (Q710YAW)Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered