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Meizu M8 (16GB) vs LG G8X ThinQ (G850UM9)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Meizu M8 vs LG G8X ThinQ phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Meizu M8 (16GB)
3.4"
TFT

480x720

3.1
MP

256MB
RAM

32bit Single

1200
mAh

(Removable)

vs
36PointsLG G8X ThinQ (G850UM9)Compare Meizu M8 X
LG G8X ThinQ (G850UM9)
6.4"
OLED

1080x2340

12
MP

32mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? LG G8X ThinQ (G850UM9)

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!

M8 (16GB)4 Advantages Meizu M8 (16GB)vsG8X ThinQ (G850UM9)36 Advantages LG G8X ThinQ (G850UM9)
+118 grams (4.13 ounces)63%
Lighter
vs192 grams (6.72 ounces)
+TFT LCDAdvantage
This device has a TFT LCD screen, which are brighter and more vivid
vsOLED
+LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
vsLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
+Proprietary TV-outAdvantage
The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
vsNot supported
667Mhz 32bit Single-Corevs+2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Core6 times
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
256MB LPDDRvs+6GB LPDDR4X23 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
16GB (12GB user free)vs+128GB (104GB user free)8 times
More internal storage for applications and files
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHCvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC31 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
12 millimeters (0.47 inches)vs+8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)43%
Thinner
480x720 pixelsvs+1080x2340 pixels6 times
Higher resolution screen
255 PPIvs+403 PPI58%
Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
3.4"vs+6.4"88%
Larger screen
(back) 3.1MPvs+(dual camera) 12MP + 13MP7 times
Higher resolution main camera
Not supportedvs+LED flashAdvantage
The LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Autofocusvs+PDAF: phase detection autofocusAdvantage
You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
Not supportedvs+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
Not supportedvs+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
Not supportedvs+(front) 32MPAdvantage
With a secondary camera is easier to take selfies
QVGA (320x240)vs+4K UHD (3840x2160)107 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
40 apps (Windows CE Apps)vs+2500000 apps (Google Play Store)62499 times
More apps available to download and use
2G EDGEvs+4G+ LTE-AAdvantage
The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster
(2G EDGE) 0.236 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 2000 Mbps8474 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Fingerprint (under display)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
1200 mAhvs+4000 mAh2 times
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+Video callingAdvantage
The video calling allows to make calls with voice and video
Not supportedvs+Active noise cancellationAdvantage
Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Not supportedvs+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
Not supportedvs+A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouAdvantage
It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your device
802.11 b/g (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
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
2.0 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
Mini-USB 2.0 (Mini-B)vs+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
WAP, HTMLvs+HTML, XHTML, HTML5Advantage
Better sites viewing on the internet
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 6Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Not supportedvs+IP68 certified, MIL-STD-810G military certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

10 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
+3 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 featuresMeizu M8 (16GB)LG G8X ThinQ (G850UM9)
ModelM8 (16GB)G8X ThinQ (G850UM9)
Other model namesMeizu M8 2G, Meizu M8 miniOneLG G8X ThinQ Dual Screen (Sprint) LM-G850UM9,LMG850UM9ASPRBK
Country or region availableChinaHong Kong
China, Hong Kong
USA
USA
BrandMeizuLG
Release dateJanuary, 2009October, 2019
Depth12 millimeters (0.47 inches)8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)59 x 108 millimeters (2.32 x 4.25 in)75.8 x 159.3 millimeters (2.98 x 6.27 in)
Weight118 grams (4.13 ounces)192 grams (6.72 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersNot supportedIP68 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
System (OS)Meizu M8 (16GB)LG G8X ThinQ (G850UM9)
Operating systemWindows CE 6.0 YamazakiAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 10
HardwareMeizu M8 (16GB)LG G8X ThinQ (G850UM9)
Chipset32bit - ARM 1136JF-S64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855 (7nm)
CPU processor667Mhz Single-Core ARM11Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 485
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 485
1.78Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 485
GPU graphical controllerfeature not registeredQualcomm Adreno 640
RAM memory256MB LPDDR6GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage16GB (12GB user free)128GB (104GB user free)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayMeizu M8 (16GB)LG G8X ThinQ (G850UM9)
Display typeTFT LCDOLED
Screen size3.4" inches6.4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~54% (screen-to-body ratio)~83.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 2-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution480x720 pixels1080x2340 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)255 PPI403 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 6
Mobile networksMeizu M8 (16GB)LG G8X ThinQ (G850UM9)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload0.236 Mbps2000/75 Mbps
Network technology2G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandDual-Band 900/1800Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 900/1800CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkNot supportedCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat20 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 20, 25, 26, 28, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 40, 41, 46)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkCSD, GPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, 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
CallingMeizu M8 (16GB)LG G8X ThinQ (G850UM9)
MessagingSMS, MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingNot supportedSupported
Call controlVoice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraMeizu M8 (16GB)LG G8X ThinQ (G850UM9)
Back camera (main camera)3.1 megapixels(dual camera)
12 megapixels
13MP ultrawide (f/2.4 9mm 1.0µm)
Main camera resolution2048x1536 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)QVGA (320x240)4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fps
FlashNot supportedLED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered27mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.55" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.4µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusNot supportedSupported
Image stabilizationNot supportedOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionNot supportedFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRNot supportedHDR photo on both cameras
2ª cameraMeizu M8 (16GB)LG G8X ThinQ (G850UM9)
Front camera (secondary)Not supported32 megapixels
Front camera resolutionNot supported6528x4896 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Not supported4K UHD (3840x2160)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.8" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered0.8µm pixel
MultimediaMeizu M8 (16GB)LG G8X ThinQ (G850UM9)
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV, XviDMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, AMR, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityMeizu M8 (16GB)LG G8X ThinQ (G850UM9)
USBMini-USB 2.0 (Mini-B)USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputProprietary TV-outNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth2.0 version A2DP5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 b/g (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSNot supportedA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsMeizu M8 (16GB)LG G8X ThinQ (G850UM9)
Active noise cancellationNot supportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserWAP, HTMLHTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerSupportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
Other features- Colors: Black, White
- USB OTG On-The-Go 1.2
- Meizu Mmobile GUI
- Colors: New Aurora Black
- Screen case (foldable)
- 19.5:9, DCI-P3 100%, HDR10 display
- Always-on display
- LG UX 9.0
- 32-bit/192kHz audio (Meridian)
- Quick Charge 4.0
- Wireless charging 9W
- USB Power Delivery 2.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyMeizu M8 (16GB)LG G8X ThinQ (G850UM9)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Battery capacity1200 mAh4000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)BA120021W
Talk time autonomy360 minutes | 6 hours | 0.3 day1800 minutes | 30 hours | 1.3 days
Standby10740 minutes | 179 hours | 7.5 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateMeizu M8 (16GB)LG G8X ThinQ (G850UM9)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered