Features Of The LG G6
It has a 5.7” IPS LCD screen with 16M colors and a screen resolution of 1440 x 2880 pixels. The display and the back are protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The LG G5 has the much smaller 5.3” IPS LCD screen 16M colors with 1440 x 2560 pixels.
The LG G6 packs a dual rear camera (13 MP with f/1.8 aperture and another 13 MP with f/2.4) and can capture videos of up to [email protected] The front camera is a 5 MP f/2.2 aperture camera and can capture videos of up to [email protected] While the G5 has the much higher 16 MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture and another 8 MP camera with an aperture of f/2.4. The front camera is an 8 MP version with f/2.4 aperture.
For the storage, the G6 comes in at 32/64/128 GB variants and supports expandable storage for up to 512 GB via microSD. While the G5 has 32 GB of internal space only but also supports expandable storage for up to 512 GB via microSD.
It has a single downward firing speaker which performs well and is pretty loud and is located at the bottom. The LG G6 has the same speaker configuration.
The LG G6 has a fingerprint reader mounted at the back and is well within reach to most fingers. The G5 also has the same rear-mounted fingerprint reader.
This device runs on Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 821 with Quad-core (2x2.35 GHz Kryo & 2x1.6 GHz Kryo). While the LG G5, on the other hand, has the Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 with Quad-core (2x2.15 GHz Kryo & 2x1.6 GHz Kryo).
The LG G6 is equipped with a 3300 mAh battery which big is for a phone this size and supports fast charging. Conversations over 3G network should last you 22:30 hours, 8:31 hours web surfing and 10:27 hours playing videos. While the G5 has the much smaller 2800 mAh.
This phone has an IP68 rating making it dustproof and water-resistant for depths of up to 1.5 meters for 30 minutes. The G5, however, is neither.