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LG Q60 (X525WA) vs Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970U)

Side by side comparison between LG Q60 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 10 phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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LG Q60 (X525WA)
6.26"
IPS

720x1520

16
MP

13mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
28PointsSamsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970U)Compare LG Q60 X
Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970U)
6.3"
AMOLED

1080x2280

12.2
MP

10mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970U)

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!

Q60 (X525WA)5 Advantages LG Q60 (X525WA)vsGalaxy Note 10 (SM-N970U)28 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970U)
+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsNot supported
+(front) 13MP29%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 10MP
+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
vsType-C reversible connector
+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
vs1 slot (Single-SIM)
+MIL-STD-810G military certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsIP68 certified
2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Core48%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
3GB LPDDR3vs+8GB LPDDR4X167%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
64GB (48GB available)vs+256GB (230GB available)4 times
More internal storage for applications and files
eMMC 5.1vs+UFS 3.0Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
172 grams (6.02 ounces)vs+168 grams (5.88 ounces)2%
Lighter
8.75 millimeters (0.34 inches)vs+7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)11%
Thinner
Plastic body, glass frontvs+Aluminum frame, glass front/backAdvantage
More resistant material
TFT IPS LCDvs+Dynamic AMOLEDAdvantage
Dynamic AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
720x1520 pixelsvs+1080x2280 pixels125%
Higher resolution screen
269 PPIvs+400 PPI49%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
6.26"vs+6.3"1%
Larger screen
(triple camera) 16MP + 5MP + 2MPvs+(triple camera) 12.2MP + 12MP + 16MP75%
Higher resolution main camera
Only digital zoomvs+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
EIS: Digital stabilizationvs+OIS (2-axis): 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
1/3.1" inchesvs+1/2.55" inches22%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
f/2.0 (aperture)vs+f/1.5 (aperture)33%
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) 4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Android 9.0 Pievs+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 2000 Mbps6 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOvs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Govs+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Govs+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 5Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys

25 Common items in both devices
16 million
LED flash
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / PDAF: phase detection autofocus on both cameras
HDR photo on both cameras / HDR photo/video on both cameras
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
+18 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 Q60 (X525WA)Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970U)
ModelQ60 (X525WA)Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970U)
Other model namesLG Q60 LMX525WA, LM-X525WASamsung Galaxy Note10 SM-N970U (Snapdragon)
Country or region availableCanada
Canada
USA
USA
BrandLGSamsung
Release dateMay, 2019August, 2019
Depth8.75 millimeters (0.34 inches)7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)77 x 161.3 millimeters (3.03 x 6.35 in)71.8 x 151 millimeters (2.83 x 5.94 in)
Weight172 grams (6.02 ounces)168 grams (5.88 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersMIL-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 Q60 (X525WA)Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970U)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 10
HardwareLG Q60 (X525WA)Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970U)
Chipset64bit - MediaTek MT6762 Helio P22 (12nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855 (7nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.5Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 485
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 485
1.78Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 485
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR GE8320 650MhzQualcomm Adreno 640
RAM memory3GB LPDDR38GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage64GB (48GB available)
eMMC 5.1
256GB (230GB available)
UFS 3.0
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplayLG Q60 (X525WA)Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970U)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDDynamic AMOLED
Screen size6.26" inches6.3" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~78.8% (screen-to-body ratio)~91.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1520 pixels1080x2280 pixels (19:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)269 PPI400 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 5
Display featuresfeature not registered60Hz, HDR10+
Mobile networksLG Q60 (X525WA)Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970U)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps2000/150 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 850/900/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat6 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 25, 29, 30, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41, 46)
LTE Cat20 (Bands [waiting])
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, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
CallingLG Q60 (X525WA)Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970U)
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 Q60 (X525WA)Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970U)
Back camera (main camera)(triple camera)
16 megapixels
5MP ultrawidef/2.21/5"1.12um13mm120º
2MP depthf/2.41/5"1.75um86º
(triple camera)
12.2 megapixels
12MP telephotof/2.11/3.6"52mm1.0µmPDAFOIS2x-optical-zoom
16MP ultrawidef/2.212mm1.0µm
Main camera resolution4608x3456 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.5 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens27mm lens
Sensor size1/3.1" inches1/2.55" inches
Pixel size1µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus on both cameras
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS (2-axis): Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo/video on both cameras
2ª cameraLG Q60 (X525WA)Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970U)
Front camera (secondary)13 megapixels10 megapixels
Front camera resolution4160x3120 pixels3872x2592 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)4K UHD (3840x2160)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor size1/3.1" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.22µm pixel
MultimediaLG Q60 (X525WA)Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970U)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityLG Q60 (X525WA)Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970U)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedUSB Type-C (reversible)
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C reversible connector
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsLG Q60 (X525WA)Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970U)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Gesture
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
ANT+
Other features- Colors: Aurora black
- 19:9 display ratio
- LG UX 7
- DTS:X surround sound
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Pink, Red, Glow
- Ultrasonic fingerprint sensor
- Stylus Pen (Bluetooth integration)
- One UI
- Always-on display
- 19:9 ratio and HDR10+ display
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Dolby Atmos/AKG sound
- Bixby
- Samsung DeX
- Samsung Pay (MST, NFC)
- ANT+
- USB Power Delivery 3.0
- Wireless charging: 20W
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyLG Q60 (X525WA)Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970U)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
5V/1.2A
Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity3500 mAh3500 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging25W Fast battery charging
12W Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
9W Reverse wireless charging between devices
USB Power Delivery 3.0
Talk time autonomy1020 minutes | 17 hours | 0.7 dayfeature not registered
Standby19080 minutes | 318 hours | 13.3 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateLG Q60 (X525WA)Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970U)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered0.34W/kg (head) | 1.59W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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