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LG G7 ThinQ vs Samsung Galaxy A9 2018

Summary
91%
86%
Display

6.1" (15.49 cm)

1440x3120 px, 563 PPI

6.3" (16 cm)

1080x2220 px, 392 PPI

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

2.8 GHz + 1.8 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2.2 GHz + 1.8 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

2 TB (Expandable)

128 GB

512 GB (Expandable)

Camera

16 MP + 16 MP (Primary)

8 MP(Front)

24 MP + 5 MP + 10 MP + 8 MP (Primary)

24 MP(Front)

Battery

3000 mAh

3800 mAh

23 h talktime (3G)

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4.3/5 based on 725 ratings

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General
Launch Date

October 22, 2018 (Official)

November 28, 2018 (Official)

Brand

LG

Samsung

Model

G7

Galaxy A9 2018

Also Known As

Samsung Galaxy A9s

Operating System

Android v8.0 (Oreo)

Android v8.0 (Oreo)

Custom UI

LG UI

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network

4G: Available (supports Indian bands)
3G: Available, 2G: Available

4G: Available (supports Indian bands)
3G: Available, 2G: Available

Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Quick Charging

yes Quick, v3.0

yes Fast

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 153.2 mm
Width: 71.9 mm
Thickness: 7.9 mm

Height: 162.5 mm
Width: 77 mm
Thickness: 7.8 mm

Weight

162 grams

183 grams

Colours

Platinum Gray, Aurora Black, Moroccan Blue, Raspberry Rose

Caviar Black, Lemonade Blue, Bubblegum Pink

Waterproof

yes Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 1.5 meter), IP68

Ruggedness

Dust proof

Display
Very Good
Very Good
Screen Size

6.1 " (15.49 cm)

6.3 " (16 cm)

Screen Resolution

1440 x 3120 pixels

1080 x 2220 pixels

Aspect Ratio

19.5:9

18.5:9

Bezel-less display

yes with notch

yes

Pixel Density

563 ppi

392 ppi

Display Type

IPS LCD

Super AMOLED

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v5

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

82.74 %

80.86 %

Performance
Excellent
Very Good
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 845

Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 MSM8956

Processor

Octa core (2.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 385 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 385)

Octa core (2.2 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Adreno 630

Adreno 512

RAM

4 GB

6 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

128 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 2 TB

yes Up to 512 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 108 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

Camera
Excellent
Very Good
Main Camera
Resolution

16 MP + 16 MP Dual Primary Cameras

24 MP + 5 MP + 10 MP + 8 MP Quad Primary Cameras

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus, Laser autofocus

yes

Physical Aperture

F1.6

F1.7

Optical Image Stabilisation

yes

no  No

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

4616 x 3464 Pixels

5288 x 3968 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

8 x Digital Zoom, Optical Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Simultaneous HD video and image recording, Touch to focus

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 60 fps, 1280x720 @ 120 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Resolution

8 MP Front Camera

24 MP Front Camera

Autofocus

no  No

Physical Aperture

F1.9

F2.0

Flash

no  No

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Good
Very Good
Capacity

3000 mAh

3800 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

TalkTime

Up to 23 Hours(3G)

Wireless Charging

yes

Quick Charging

yes Quick, v3.0

yes Fast

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network Support

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

VoLTE

yes

yes

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
Read More..

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 800(band 20) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
Read More..

SAR Value

Head: 0.464 W/kg

Wi-Fi

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/ad/b/g/n/n 5GHz

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n, MIMO

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v5.0

yes v5.0

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

yes

yes

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging

USB Type-C

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

Multimedia
Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Rear

Heart Rate Monitor

yes

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope

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  • Does Samsung Galaxy A9 2018 support wireless charging?

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    Answered By Divya Sarin | 2 months ago

    No, Samsung Galaxy A9 2018 doesn't support Wireless Charging. Though Samsung Galaxy A9 is backed by the Li-ion battery which has the capacity of 3,800mAh, which can supply immense power to last for a long time. There is a fast charging feature which can fill the battery in very less time.

    To see complete specifications: Samsung Galaxy A9 2018

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  • How to take screenshot on Samsung Galaxy A9 2018 ?

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    Answered By Priyanka Chander | 6 months ago

    Phone makers have overtime eased out the way you take a screenshot. 

    Most Popular still being Power-VolumeDown-Combo to capture the screen you are on. 
    New ways include:
    1. Gestures to take screenshots (Three finger swipe)
    2. Dedicated Android applications (Super Screenshot/Screen Master e.t.c.)
    3. Google Assistant (You can even ask Google assistant to take a screenshot for you)

    Look at 3 awesome ways to take a screenshot:


    You can see detailed specs here: Samsung Galaxy A9 2018
  • How to enable VOLTE on Samsung Galaxy A9 2018 ?

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    Answered By Ram Niwas Naran | 6 months ago

    You don't need to enable VoLTE. Insert the Jio (VoLTE enabled) in any slot. By default, VoLTE will be active. If it is not, you can change the network preferences from Network option in settings.


    1. Tap Settings > More.
    2. Tap Cellular networks > IMS Settings > Voice over LTE On/ Off.

    You can find full specifications here: Samsung Galaxy A9 2018

  • How to insert sim card in Samsung Galaxy A9 2018 ?

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    Answered By Priyanka Gupta | 6 months ago

    Insert SIM card in Samsung Galaxy A9 2018


    1. Switch off the Phone.
    2. Locate the SIM tray which is on either side of the phone.
    3. Open the sim tray using sim ejector tool.
    4. Carefully, place the SIM card in it.
    5. Close the tray and you are done.


    You can check the full specs here: Samsung Galaxy A9 2018

  • Does Samsung Galaxy A9 2018 support Fast Charging?

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    Answered By Prashant Sharma | 6 months ago

    Honestly speaking, fast charging is the most relevant and important feature these days in phones. You can charge your phone fully within minutes while you are getting ready to leave your home. Yes, Samsung Galaxy A9 2018 does support fast charging. It can charge the phone in around 40 mins. It has a 3800mAh battery and can last more than a day.


    You can find complete specs here: Samsung Galaxy A9 2018

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