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LG G6 VS Samsung S8 Round 1: Snapdragon 835 Coming To LG G6 & Samsung S8; Which 2017 Flagship Is Actually Better?

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LG G6 preview: Hands-on with the latest flagship smartphone

Qualcomm announced that its latest and fastest Snapdragon 835 will power two of the most anticipated smartphones of 2017, LG G6 and Samsung S8. This breakthrough in mobile-based computing is taking the phone world to a different scope of development.

According to GSM Arena, with Snapdragon 835, LG G6 and Samsung S8 alike are expected to deliver in the growing field of VR technology. Both phones will be able to host Windows 10 support thanks to Qualcomm's 10nm FinFET process.

Although both LG G6 and Samsung S8 could be the fastest phones, only one is expected to top. Below are the basic features and specs to consider in judging their performances.

LG G6 VS Galaxy S8

Camera - LG has pioneered the dual-lensed shooter in its previous phones, therefore, the G6 unit will have this feature but this time 24 megapixels rear camera and 7 megapixels front snapper will be equipped. Meanwhile, Samsung's S8 will host a 30-megapixel rear shooter and 9-megapixel selfie camera. Both phones are expected to bring the camera game to the next level with an iris scanner features in both cameras.

Battery - Even if you have the best specs out there, it will not make sense if the battery dries out fast. Both LG G6 and Samsung S8 will host 4800mAh batteries. That is only according to papers but how they will actually perform we will find out after their respective launches.

Phone Storage - Of course, the one which can perform better is the one that can accommodate everything you want fit in your phone memory. LG G6 will be supported by 5GB RAM while Samsung S8 has a GB difference with 6GM RAM. Both phones will have on-board memory varying from 32GB, 64GB, and 128GB which are all expandable to another 128GB with dual micro SD card slots.

Display - LG G6 and Samsung S8 will have an unlikely difference in their displays. LG G6 features a 5.6" 4K display with a 4096 x 2160 screen resolution, Value Walk reported. Samsung S8 has 5.2" 4K display with a 4096 x 2160 screen resolution.

There is only a few noticeable difference but they are paper-based. The result for the better phone between LG G6 and Samsung S8 will come out soon after their releases. Meanwhile, share us your thought in the comment section below.

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