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LG V40 ThinQ (V405UA0) vs Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime (128GB)

Side by side comparison between LG V40 ThinQ vs Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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LG V40 ThinQ (V405UA0)
6.4"
POLED

1440x3120

12
MP

8mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3300
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
05PointsXiaomi Redmi 9 Prime (128GB)Compare LG V40 ThinQ X
Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime (128GB)
6.53"
IPS

1080x2340

13
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5020
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? LG V40 ThinQ (V405UA0)

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!

V40 ThinQ (V405UA0)23 Advantages LG V40 ThinQ (V405UA0)vsRedmi 9 Prime (128GB)5 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime (128GB)
+2.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core37%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
+6GB LPDDR4X50%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs4GB LPDDR4X
+UFS 2.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
vseMMC 5.1
+169 grams (5.92 ounces)17%
Lighter
vs198 grams (6.93 ounces)
+7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)17%
Thinner
vs9.1 millimeters (0.36 inches)
+Aluminum frame, glass front/backAdvantage
More resistant material
vsPlastic body, glass front
+P-OLEDAdvantage
P-OLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT IPS LCD
+1440x3120 pixels78%
Higher resolution screen
vs1080x2340 pixels
+537 PPI36%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs395 PPI
+(triple camera) 12MP + 12MP + 16MP44%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(quad camera) 13MP + 8MP + 5MP + 2MP
+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
vsOnly digital zoom
+OIS (3-axis): Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
vsEIS: Digital stabilization
+1/2.55" inches22%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
vs1/3.1" inches
+f/1.5 (aperture)47%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/2.2 (aperture)
+(dual front camera) 8MP + 5MP63%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 8MP
+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsFull HD (1920x1080)
+(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbps2 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps
+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Qi wireless chargingAdvantage
Wireless charging is another way to charge the battery.
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
+IP68 certified, MIL-STD-810G military certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)
64GB (47GB available)vs+128GB (106GB available)126%
More internal storage for applications and files
6.4"vs+6.53"2%
Larger screen
Android 9.0 Pievs+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
3300 mAhvs+5020 mAh52%
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
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device

29 Common items in both devices
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC / Until 512GB microSD, microSDXC
16 million
LED flash
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera / HDR photo on both cameras
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
4G+ LTE-A
+22 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresLG V40 ThinQ (V405UA0)Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime (128GB)
ModelV40 ThinQ (V405UA0)Redmi 9 Prime (128GB)
Other model namesLG V40 (U.S. Cellular) LMV405UA0, LM-V405UA0 (64GB)Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime (M2004J19PI)
Country or region availableUSA
USA
India
India
BrandLGXiaomi
Release dateOctober, 2018August, 2020
Depth7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)9.1 millimeters (0.36 inches)
Size (width x height)75.8 x 158.75 millimeters (2.98 x 6.25 in)77.01 x 163.32 millimeters (3.03 x 6.43 in)
Weight169 grams (5.92 ounces)198 grams (6.93 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backPlastic body, glass front
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.
Water repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)
System (OS)LG V40 ThinQ (V405UA0)Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime (128GB)
Operating systemAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 10
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 Piefeature not registered
HardwareLG V40 ThinQ (V405UA0)Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime (128GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 MSM8998 (10nm)64bit - Mediatek Helio G80 (12nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Gold
1.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Silver
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A75
1.8Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A55
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 630 710MhzARM Mali-G52 MC2 950Mhz
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X4GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage64GB (47GB available)
UFS 2.1
128GB (106GB available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 512GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayLG V40 ThinQ (V405UA0)Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime (128GB)
Display typeP-OLEDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size6.4" inches6.53" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~83.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~83.2% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1440x3120 pixels1080x2340 pixels (19.5:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)537 PPI395 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 3
Display featuresfeature not registered60Hz, 400 nits
Mobile networksLG V40 ThinQ (V405UA0)Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime (128GB)
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/upload1024/150 Mbps300/50 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 networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat16 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 13, 20, 25, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 46)
VoLTE
LTE Cat6 (1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, 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
CallingLG V40 ThinQ (V405UA0)Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime (128GB)
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, Voice commands
CameraLG V40 ThinQ (V405UA0)Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime (128GB)
Back camera (main camera)(triple camera)
12 megapixels
12MP telephotof/2.41µm52mm2x-optical-zoomPDAFOIS
16MP ultrawidef/1.91µm1/3.1"16mmFF
(quad camera)
13 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.2118º1/4.0"1.12µm
5MP macrof/2.4
2MP depthf/2.4
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.5 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length27mm lens28mm lens
Sensor size1/2.55" inches1/3.1" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.12µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS (3-axis): Optical stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front cameraHDR photo on both cameras
2ª cameraLG V40 ThinQ (V405UA0)Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime (128GB)
Front camera (secondary)(dual front camera)
8 megapixels
5MP widef/2.21.4µm21mm
8 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens27mm lens
Sensor size1/3.2" inches1/4" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.12µm pixel
MultimediaLG V40 ThinQ (V405UA0)Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime (128GB)
RadioFMFM
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
ConnectivityLG V40 ThinQ (V405UA0)Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime (128GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedUSB Type-C (reversible)
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEOA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedSupported
Other functionsLG V40 ThinQ (V405UA0)Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime (128GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Aurora Black
- 19.5:9, Dolby Vision and HDR10 display
- Always-on display
- DTS-X 3D sound
- USB Power Delivery 2.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Space Blue, Mint Green, Matte Black, Sunrise Flare
- MIUI 11
- 10W charger included
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyLG V40 ThinQ (V405UA0)Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime (128GB)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3300 mAh5020 mAh
Charger, watts18W Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
18W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomy1320 minutes | 22 hours | 0.9 day1860 minutes | 31 hours | 1.3 days
Standby24780 minutes | 413 hours | 17.2 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateLG V40 ThinQ (V405UA0)Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime (128GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered0.85W/kg (head) | 0.42W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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