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LG V50 ThinQ V500N vs Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos SM-N9300 128GB

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between LG V50 ThinQ vs Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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LG V50 ThinQ V500N
6.4"
POLED

1440x3120

12
MP

8mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare LG V50 ThinQ X11Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos SM-N9300 128GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos SM-N9300 128GB
5.7"
AMOLED

1440x2560

12.2
MP

5mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is LG V50 ThinQ V500N

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!


17 Advantages LG V50 ThinQ V500N
V50 ThinQ V500NvsGalaxy Note 7 Duos SM-N9300 128GB
 59%59%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.15Ghz 64bit Quad-Core
 3 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 22%22%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x3120 pixelsvs1440x2560 pixels
 4%4%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
537 PPIvs515 PPI
 12%12%
+Larger screen
6.4"vs5.7"
 2 times100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 12MP + 12MP + 16MPvs(back) 12.2MP
Advantage
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
Digital and optical zoomvsOnly digital zoom
 13%13%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.5 (aperture)vsf/1.7 (aperture)
 158%100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(dual front camera) 8MP + 5MPvs(front) 5MP
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 7.0 Nougat
Advantage
+The 5G network is newer and faster
5Gvs4G+ LTE-A
 3 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(5G) 2000 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 450 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face recognition (unlock)vsNot supported
 14%14%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4000 mAhvs3500 mAh
Advantage
+Watch your favorite TV shows anywhere
Digital TVvsNot supported
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.2 version A2DP
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP68 certified, MIL-STD-810G military certifiedvsWaterproof (IPxx certified)

11 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos SM-N9300 128GB
Galaxy Note 7 Duos SM-N9300 128GBvsV50 ThinQ V500N
 11%11%
+More internal storage for applications and files
128GB (114GB user available)vs128GB (103GB user available)
 8%8%
+Lighter
169 grams (5.92 ounces)vs183 grams (6.41 ounces)
 5%5%
+Thinner
7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsP-OLED
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 4%4%
+The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
1/2.5" inchesvs1/2.6" inches
 78%78%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Iris scannervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Heart ratevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
SpO2vsNot supported
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot

29 Common items in both devices
6GB LPDDR4X
16 million
LED flash
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
OIS (3-axis): Optical stabilization / OIS: Optical stabilization
HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera / HDR photo/video on both cameras
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint (rear-mounted) / Fingerprint
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNA
NFC
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go / USB 3.1 Type-C reversible connector
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresLG V50 ThinQ V500NSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos SM-N9300 128GB
ModelV50 ThinQ V500NGalaxy Note 7 Duos SM-N9300 128GB
Also known asLG V50 ThinQ 5G LMV500N, LM-V500N, LG V50 Dual ScreenSamsung Galaxy Note 7 SM-N9300 6GB RAM, Galaxy Note 6
Country or region availableSouth KoreaChinaHong Kong
BrandLGSamsung
Release dateMay, 2019September, 2016
Depth8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)76.1 x 159.2 millimeters (3 x 6.27 in)73.9 x 153.5 millimeters (2.91 x 6.04 in)
Weight183 grams (6.41 ounces)169 grams (5.92 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassfeature not registered
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
Waterproof (IPxx certified)
Operating system (OS)LG V50 ThinQ V500NSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos SM-N9300 128GB
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 7.0 Nougat
HardwareLG V50 ThinQ V500NSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos SM-N9300 128GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855 (7nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 3 processors:
2.8Ghz Single-Core Kryo 485
2.4Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 485
1.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 485
Quad-Core, 2 processors:
2.15Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
1.6Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 640Qualcomm Adreno 530
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X6GB LPDDR4
Internal storage128GB (103GB user available)
UFS 2.1
128GB (114GB user available)
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplayLG V50 ThinQ V500NSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos SM-N9300 128GB
Display typeP-OLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.4" inches5.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~83% (screen-to-body ratio)~79% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution1440x3120 pixels1440x2560 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)537 PPI515 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 5
Mobile networks and dataLG V50 ThinQ V500NSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos SM-N9300 128GB
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 800/850/900/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO, UMTS 850/900/1900/2100, TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat18 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 26, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)

5G (N78, N257)
LTE Cat9 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,18,19,20,26,28)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,39,40,41)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G-NRGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedUMTS 850/900/2100
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+
Maximum download/upload2000/75 Mbps450/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingLG V50 ThinQ V500NSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos SM-N9300 128GB
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
Primary / back cameraLG V50 ThinQ V500NSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos SM-N9300 128GB
Main camera(triple camera)
12 megapixels
12MP telephoto (f/2.4 1/3.4" 52mm 1.0µm 2x-zoom PDAF OIS)
16MP ultrawide (f/1.9 1/3.1" 16mm 1.0µm FF)
12.2 megapixels
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 60 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.5 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length27mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/2.6" inches1/2.5" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS (3-axis): Optical stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front cameraHDR photo/video on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraLG V50 ThinQ V500NSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos SM-N9300 128GB
Front camera(dual front camera)
8 megapixels
5MP wide (f/2.2 1/5" 21mm 1.12µm)
5 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens22mm lens
Sensor size1/4" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaLG V50 ThinQ V500NSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos SM-N9300 128GB
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVDigital TVNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesLG V50 ThinQ V500NSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos SM-N9300 128GB
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEOA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsLG V50 ThinQ V500NSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos SM-N9300 128GB
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
Barometer
Hall effect
Face recognition (unlock)
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Iris scanner
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
Other features- Colors: Aurora Black
- LG UX 8.0
- Always-on display
- Dolby Vision and HDR10 display
- DTS: X surround sound
- 32-bit/192kHz audio
- Quick Charge 3.0
- USB Power Delivery 2.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- DMB TV (Korea)
- Colors: Blue Coral, Silver Titanium, Black Onyx
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Stylus Pen (12-bit)
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard)
- S-Voice
- HD Voice
- Fast battery charging
- PMA wireless charging
- ANT+ support
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- IP68 certified: dust proof and water resistant over 1.5m and 30min
- nanoSim2 or microSD (shared slot)
Power supply and autonomyLG V50 ThinQ V500NSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos SM-N9300 128GB
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity4000 mAh3500 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)18Wfeature not registered
Talk time1500 minutes | 25 hours | 1 days2280 minutes | 38 hours | 1.6 days
Standbyfeature not registered18720 minutes | 312 hours | 13 days
Radiation rate (SAR)LG V50 ThinQ V500NSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos SM-N9300 128GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered