Skip to content

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 (SM-F926U 256GB) vs LG G7 ThinQ (G710EMW)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 vs LG G7 ThinQ phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

,
Compare LG G7 ThinQ XSamsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 (SM-F926U 256GB)21Points
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 (SM-F926U 256GB)
7.6"
AMOLED

1768x2208

12.2
MP

10mp

12GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4400
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
LG G7 ThinQ (G710EMW)
6.1"
IPS

1440x3120

16
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 (SM-F926U 256GB)

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 Z Fold 3 (SM-F926U 256GB)21 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 (SM-F926U 256GB)vsG7 ThinQ (G710EMW)9 Advantages LG G7 ThinQ (G710EMW)
+2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Core6%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
+12GB LPDDR52 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs4GB LPDDR4X
+256GB (220GB available)4 times
More internal storage for applications and files
vs64GB (48GB available)
+UFS 3.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
vsUFS 2.1
+6.4 millimeters (0.25 inches)23%
Thinner
vs7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
+Dynamic AMOLEDAdvantage
Dynamic AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT IPS LCD
+7.6"25%
Larger screen
vs6.1"
+(triple camera) 12.2MP + 12MP + 12MP13%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(dual camera) 16MP + 16MP
+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
vsOnly digital zoom
+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
vsNot supported
+1/1.76" inches76%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
vs1/3.1" inches
+(front) 10MP26%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 8MP
+(front) 4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
vs(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
+Android 11Advantage
Android 11 is newer and safer
vsAndroid 9.0 Pie
+5G NRAdvantage
The 5G NR network is newer and faster
vs4G+ LTE-A
+(5G NR) 5000 Mbps4 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbps
+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+4400 mAh47%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs3000 mAh
+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6/6E (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz, 6Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6/6E (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz, 6Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
vs802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
+5.2 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.2 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
vs5.0 + A2DP/LE
+USB 3.2 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
vsUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Not supportedvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
271 grams (9.49 ounces)vs+162 grams (5.67 ounces)67%
Lighter
1768x2208 pixelsvs+1440x3120 pixels15%
Higher resolution screen
372 PPIvs+563 PPI51%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
f/1.8 (aperture)vs+f/1.6 (aperture)13%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
Type-C reversible connectorvs+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
Not supportedvs+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 5Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
IPX8 certifiedvs+IP68 certified, MIL-STD-810G military certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

28 Common items in both devices
Aluminum frame, flexible plastic screen, glass back / Aluminum frame, glass front/back
16 million
LED flash
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus
OIS: Optical stabilization
HDR photo/video on both cameras / HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera
4K UHD (3840x2160)
+21 specs and more in the table below

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Highlight differencesClear highlight
Physical featuresSamsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 (SM-F926U 256GB)LG G7 ThinQ (G710EMW)
ModelGalaxy Z Fold 3 (SM-F926U 256GB)G7 ThinQ (G710EMW)
Other model namesSamsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G (SM-F926U1)LG G7 Dual-sim, LMG710EMW, LM-G710EMW, LG Judy
Country or region availableUSA
USA
AustraliaBrazilKazakhstanChinaHong KongNew Zealand
Australia, Brazil, Kazakhstan, China, Hong Kong, New Zealand
BrandSamsungLG
Release dateAugust, 2021June, 2018
Depth6.4 millimeters (0.25 inches)7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)128.1 x 158.2 millimeters (5.04 x 6.23 in)71.9 x 153.2 millimeters (2.83 x 6.03 in)
Weight271 grams (9.49 ounces)162 grams (5.67 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, flexible plastic screen, glass backAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersIPX8 certified: water resistant up to 1.5 meters and 30minIP68 certified: dust/waterproof over 1.5 meters and 30min.
MIL-STD-810G military certified: salt, dust, humidity, rain, vibration, solar radiation, transport and thermal shock resistant.
System (OS)Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 (SM-F926U 256GB)LG G7 ThinQ (G710EMW)
Operating systemAndroid 11Android 8.0 Oreo
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 9.0 Pie
HardwareSamsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 (SM-F926U 256GB)LG G7 ThinQ (G710EMW)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SM8350 (5nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 MSM8998 (10nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 680
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 680
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 680
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Gold
1.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 660 840MhzQualcomm Adreno 630
RAM memory12GB LPDDR54GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage256GB (220GB available)
UFS 3.1
64GB (48GB available)
UFS 2.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 (SM-F926U 256GB)LG G7 ThinQ (G710EMW)
Display typeDynamic AMOLEDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size7.6" inches6.1" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~89.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~82.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1768x2208 pixels1440x3120 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)372 PPI563 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 5
Display features120Hz, 1200 nits, HDR10+feature not registered
Mobile networksSamsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 (SM-F926U 256GB)LG G7 ThinQ (G710EMW)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim cardDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF) + e-SIM
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload5000/1024 Mbps1024/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G, 5G2G, 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 850/900/1700/1900/2100
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat20 (2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20, 26, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (38, 39, 40, 41, 46, 48)
VoLTE
LTE Cat16 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 28, 32)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41, 46)
Primary 5G networkSA/NSA/Sub6/mmWave (2, 5, 25, 41, 66, 71, 260, 261)Not supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSA, 5G NRGPRS, EDGE, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, 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
CallingSamsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 (SM-F926U 256GB)LG G7 ThinQ (G710EMW)
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
CameraSamsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 (SM-F926U 256GB)LG G7 ThinQ (G710EMW)
Back camera (main camera)(triple camera)
12.2 megapixels
12MP telephotof/2.452mm1/3.6"1.0µmPDAFOIS2x-optical-zoom
12MP ultrawidef/2.2123º12mm1.12µm
(dual camera)
16 megapixels
16MP ultrawidef/1.91/3.1"16mm107ºFF
Main camera resolution4032x3024 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.6 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens30mm lens
Sensor size1/1.76" inches1/3.1" inches
Pixel size1.8µm pixel1µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera
2ª cameraSamsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 (SM-F926U 256GB)LG G7 ThinQ (G710EMW)
Front camera (secondary)10 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution3872x2592 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)4K UHD (3840x2160)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/3" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.22µm pixel1.12µm pixel
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 (SM-F926U 256GB)LG G7 ThinQ (G710EMW)
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot 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, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivitySamsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 (SM-F926U 256GB)LG G7 ThinQ (G710EMW)
USBUSB 3.2 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputUSB Type-C (reversible)USB Type-C SlimPort®
Audio outputType-C reversible connector3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.2 + A2DP/LE5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6/6E (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz, 6Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 (SM-F926U 256GB)LG G7 ThinQ (G710EMW)
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
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
ANT+
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Phantom Black, Silver, Green
- One UI 3.1
- Gorilla Glass Victus on the back
- Stylus pen support
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Dolby Atmos/AKG sound
- Bixby
- Samsung DeX
- Samsung Pay (MST, NFC)
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Cover camera: 4MP (f/1.8 2.0µm)
- Cover 6.2" display: Dynamic AMOLED 2X, 120Hz, Gorilla Glass Victus, (832x2268px)
AnTuTu: 635918 (v8), 752218 (v9)
Geekbench: 3239 (v5.1)
GFXBench: 38fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)
- Colors: Black, Gray, Blue, Red
- 100% DCI-P3 coverage
- Dolby Vision/HDR10 compliant
- Always-on display
- 32-bit/192kHz audio
- DTS-X sound 7.1 channel
- Quick Charge 3.0
- Miracast
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplySamsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 (SM-F926U 256GB)LG G7 ThinQ (G710EMW)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity4400 mAh3000 mAh
Charger, watts25W Fast battery charging
Reverse charging USB between devices
11W WPC/Qi Wireless charging
4.5W Reverse wireless charging between devices
USB Power Delivery 3.0
Standard charging
Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered1380 minutes | 23 hours | 1 day
Standbyfeature not registered19800 minutes | 330 hours | 13.8 days
Radiation rateSamsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 (SM-F926U 256GB)LG G7 ThinQ (G710EMW)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)0.73W/kg (head) | 1.22W/kg (body)0.424W/kg (head) | 0.706W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.274W/kg (head) | 1.538W/kg (body)
X

We use cookies to provide and improve our services. By using our site, you consent to cookies. See more details: Privacy policy.