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Samsung Galaxy J3 Achieve SM-J337P vs LG G8 ThinQ G820UMB

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy J3 Achieve vs LG G8 ThinQ phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare LG G8 ThinQ X02Samsung Galaxy J3 Achieve SM-J337P
Samsung Galaxy J3 Achieve SM-J337P
5"
IPS

720x1280

8
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

2600
mAh

(Removable)

vs
LG G8 ThinQ G820UMB
6.1"
POLED

1440x3120

12
MP

8mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is LG G8 ThinQ G820UMB

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!


02 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J3 Achieve SM-J337P
Galaxy J3 Achieve SM-J337PvsG8 ThinQ G820UMB
 10%10%
+Lighter
152 grams (5.32 ounces)vs167 grams (5.85 ounces)
Advantage
+Removable battery can be replaced easily
Li-Ion (Removable)vsLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)

33 Advantages LG G8 ThinQ G820UMB
G8 ThinQ G820UMBvsGalaxy J3 Achieve SM-J337P
 91%91%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.35Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 2 times100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
6GB LPDDR4Xvs2GB LPDDR3
 11 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
128GB (104GB user available)vs16GB (9GB user available)
Advantage
+Fastest write and read storage
UFS 2.1vseMMC 5.1
 100%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 7%7%
+Thinner
8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum frame, front/back glassvsPlastic body, front glass
Advantage
+This device has a P-OLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
P-OLEDvsTFT LCD IPS
 4 times100%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x3120 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 91%91%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
563 PPIvs294 PPI
 22%22%
+Larger screen
6.1"vs5"
 3 times100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 12MP + 16MPvs(back) 8MP
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF on back camera and autofocus front cameravsAutofocus
Advantage
+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
OIS: Optical stabilizationvsEIS: Digital stabilization
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front cameravsHDR photo only main camera
 27%27%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.5 (aperture)vsf/1.9 (aperture)
 63%63%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(dual front camera) 8MP + 0.04MPvs(front) 5MP
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 8.0 Oreo
 10 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1600 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Ambient LightvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)vsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face unlockvsNot supported
 35%35%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3500 mAhvs2600 mAh
Advantage
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Active noise cancellationvsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.2 version A2DP
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GovsMicroUSB 2.0
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 5vsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP68 certified, MIL-STD-810G military certifiedvsNot supported

18 Common items in both devices
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Gyroscope
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy J3 Achieve SM-J337PLG G8 ThinQ G820UMB
ModelGalaxy J3 Achieve SM-J337PG8 ThinQ G820UMB
Also known asGalaxy J3 Achieve 2018 (Sprint, Boost, Virgin) SM-J337PVerizon LG G8 ThinQ LMG820UMB, LM-G820UMB
Country or region availableUSAUSA
BrandSamsungLG
Release dateMay, 2018April, 2019
Depth9 millimeters (0.35 inches)8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)70.2 x 142.8 millimeters (2.76 x 5.62 in)71.882 x 151.892 millimeters (2.83 x 5.98 in)
Weight152 grams (5.32 ounces)167 grams (5.85 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassAluminum frame, front/back glass
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
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy J3 Achieve SM-J337PLG G8 ThinQ G820UMB
Operating systemAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy J3 Achieve SM-J337PLG G8 ThinQ G820UMB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7884A (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855 (7nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.35Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.35Ghz Hexa-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 controllerARM Mali-G71 MP2Qualcomm Adreno 640
RAM memory2GB LPDDR36GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage16GB (9GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
128GB (104GB user available)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy J3 Achieve SM-J337PLG G8 ThinQ G820UMB
Display typeTFT LCD IPSP-OLED
Screen size5" inches6.1" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~68.8% (screen-to-body ratio)~83.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1280 pixels1440x3120 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)294 PPI563 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 5
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy J3 Achieve SM-J337PLG G8 ThinQ G820UMB
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/1700/1900
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4 (Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 14)LTE Cat19 (Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 13, 20, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 46, 48)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, 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
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps1600/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy J3 Achieve SM-J337PLG G8 ThinQ G820UMB
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy J3 Achieve SM-J337PLG G8 ThinQ G820UMB
Main camera8 megapixels(dual camera)
12 megapixels
16MP ultrawide (f/1.9 1/3.1" 16mm 1.0µm FF)
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 60 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/1.5 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered27mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.6" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.4µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF on back camera and autofocus front camera
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy J3 Achieve SM-J337PLG G8 ThinQ G820UMB
Front camera5 megapixels(dual front camera)
8 megapixels
0.04MP TOF (f/1.4)
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3.6" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.22µm pixel
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy J3 Achieve SM-J337PLG G8 ThinQ G820UMB
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
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy J3 Achieve SM-J337PLG G8 ThinQ G820UMB
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 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 supportedSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy J3 Achieve SM-J337PLG G8 ThinQ G820UMB
Active noise cancellationNot supportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Gesture
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Aurora Black, Platinum Gray
- LG UX 8.0
- Always-on display
- DCI-P3 100%, 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
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy J3 Achieve SM-J337PLG G8 ThinQ G820UMB
BatteryLi-Ion (Removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Battery capacity2600 mAh3500 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered21W
Talk time1740 minutes | 29 hours | 1.2 days1320 minutes | 22 hours | 0.9 day
Standby13680 minutes | 228 hours | 9.5 days24720 minutes | 412 hours | 17.2 days
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy J3 Achieve SM-J337PLG G8 ThinQ G820UMB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia1.06 W/Kg (head) | 1.59 W/Kg (body)feature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered