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Samsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305M/DS) vs LG G8S ThinQ (G810EA 64GB)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy M30 vs LG G8S ThinQ phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare LG G8S ThinQ XSamsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305M/DS)10Points
Samsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305M/DS)
6.4"
AMOLED

1080x2340

13
MP

16mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
17PointsLG G8S ThinQ (G810EA 64GB)Compare Samsung Galaxy M30 X
LG G8S ThinQ (G810EA 64GB)
6.21"
POLED

1080x2248

12
MP

8mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3550
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? LG G8S ThinQ (G810EA 64GB)

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!

Galaxy M30 (SM-M305M/DS)10 Advantages Samsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305M/DS)vsG8S ThinQ (G810EA 64GB)17 Advantages LG G8S ThinQ (G810EA 64GB)
+64GB (50GB available)11%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs64GB (45GB available)
+174 grams (6.09 ounces)4%
Lighter
vs181 grams (6.34 ounces)
+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsP-OLED
+1080x2340 pixels4%
Higher resolution screen
vs1080x2248 pixels
+403 PPI1%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs402 PPI
+6.4"3%
Larger screen
vs6.21"
+(front) 16MP92%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(dual front camera) 8MP + 0.3MP
+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
vsAndroid 9.0 Pie
+5000 mAh41%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs3550 mAh
+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)
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Core56%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
4GB LPDDR4Xvs+6GB LPDDR4X50%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
eMMC 5.1vs+UFS 2.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs+8 millimeters (0.31 inches)6%
Thinner
Plastic body, glass frontvs+Aluminum frame, glass front/backAdvantage
More resistant material
(triple camera) 13MP + 5MP + 5MPvs+(triple camera) 12MP + 12MP + 13MP62%
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: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
f/1.9 (aperture)vs+f/1.8 (aperture)6%
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
(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 1600 Mbps167%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
15Wvs+18W20%
More power (watts) to charge the battery faster. Sometimes, the charger that comes with the device doesn't have the same power supported by the device. Check before you buy it.
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 5Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Not supportedvs+IP68 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

28 Common items in both devices
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
16 million
LED flash
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / PDAF on back camera and autofocus front camera
HDR photo on both cameras / HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
4G+ LTE-A
+21 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 featuresSamsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305M/DS)LG G8S ThinQ (G810EA 64GB)
ModelGalaxy M30 (SM-M305M/DS)G8S ThinQ (G810EA 64GB)
Other model namesGalaxy M30 SM-M305M/Dual-Sim (64GB + 4GB RAM)LG G8S LMG810EA, LM-G810EA
Country or region available(Latin America)Brazil
(Latin America), Brazil
AustraliaNew Zealand
Australia, New Zealand
BrandSamsungLG
Release dateMarch, 2019June, 2019
Depth8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)75.1 x 159 millimeters (2.96 x 6.26 in)155.3 x 76.6 millimeters (6.11 x 3.02 in)
Weight174 grams (6.09 ounces)181 grams (6.34 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersNot supportedIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
System (OS)Samsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305M/DS)LG G8S ThinQ (G810EA 64GB)
Operating systemAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateAndroid 10feature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305M/DS)LG G8S ThinQ (G810EA 64GB)
Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7904 (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855 (7nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.6Ghz 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 memory4GB LPDDR4X6GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage64GB (50GB available)
eMMC 5.1
64GB (45GB available)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305M/DS)LG G8S ThinQ (G810EA 64GB)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDP-OLED
Screen size6.4" inches6.21" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~84.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~81.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x2340 pixels1080x2248 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)403 PPI402 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 5
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksSamsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305M/DS)LG G8S ThinQ (G810EA 64GB)
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/upload600/150 Mbps1600/150 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 850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat12/13 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)
LTE Cat19 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 17, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 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
CallingSamsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305M/DS)LG G8S ThinQ (G810EA 64GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraSamsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305M/DS)LG G8S ThinQ (G810EA 64GB)
Back camera (main camera)(triple camera)
13 megapixels
5MP ultrawidef/2.212mm
5MP depthf/2.2
(triple camera)
12 megapixels
12MP telephotof/2.649mm1.0µmPDAF2x-optical-zoom
13MP ultrawidef/2.414mm1.0µm
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered27mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF on back camera and autofocus front camera
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera
2ª cameraSamsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305M/DS)LG G8S ThinQ (G810EA 64GB)
Front camera (secondary)16 megapixels(dual front camera)
8 megapixels
0.3MP TOFf/1.4
Front camera resolution4608x3456 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305M/DS)LG G8S ThinQ (G810EA 64GB)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivitySamsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305M/DS)LG G8S ThinQ (G810EA 64GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
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
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305M/DS)LG G8S ThinQ (G810EA 64GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Gesture
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, Blue
- 19.5:9 display ratio FHD+
- Dolby Atmos sound
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Mirror Black, Mirror Teal, Mirror White
- 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
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplySamsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305M/DS)LG G8S ThinQ (G810EA 64GB)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity5000 mAh3550 mAh
Charger, watts15W Fast battery charging18W Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Talk time autonomy1860 minutes | 31 hours | 1.3 days1320 minutes | 22 hours | 0.9 day
Standbyfeature not registered24720 minutes | 412 hours | 17.2 days
Radiation rateSamsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305M/DS)LG G8S ThinQ (G810EA 64GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)0.28W/kg (head) | 0.39W/kg (body)feature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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