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Comparison between LG Nexus 5 and LG G2


Date: 12 Jan 2015   Posted By: Saloni Rathee     Group: Computers & Smart Devices    Category: Smartphones   

I would like to know the comparison between LG Nexus 5 and LG G2 as they both are similarly priced smartphones by LG and I am little bit confused about these two smartphones mentioned above. I would like to ask from the experts to provide me with the features and specifications of both the smartphones mentioned above so that I can buy the best one for my brother.

Find the detailed comparison of LG Nexus 5 VS LG G2, covering full features and specifications. Read this post to know which one is best for you and compare each detail of them.


Author: Aman    12 Jan 2015      Member Level: Diamond     Points : 20  (Rs 20)    Voting Score: 0


If you want to know the detailed comparison between Nexus 5 and LG G2 than you need to go through the details given below. I have mentioned both the device with their features so that you can compare them and select the best device according to your use.

Nexus 5


Some of the features of Nexus 5 are mentioned below:

  • It comes with a medium size screen of 5.0 inches which can easily be fit on your palms.
  • It comes with the resolutions of 1920 x 1080 pixels with 445 ppi.
  • It comes with an IPS LCD screen.
  • It is protected with a Gorilla Glass 3.
  • It runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 800, 2.26 GHz, ARM Krait 400 processor.
  • It has a primary camera of 8 MP which can help you to click photos in a clear view with flash and autofocus feature.
  • It has a secondary camera of 1.31 MP which can help you to use video chatting apps.
  • It can give you a video output of 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps.
  • It is powered by Lithium-Ion Polymer 2,300 mAh which can give you a stand by of 18,000 min and talk time up to 1,020 min.
  • It comes embedded with 3.5 mm jack.
  • The body of this awesome device is made from plastic.
  • It runs on Android 4.4.2 which allows you to play more and more games on it with 2 GB of RAM.
  • It supports 4 G network, Wi-Fi, NFC, Bluetooth 4.0, USB and many more.
  • It comes loaded with 16/32 GB of internal storage space so you need not to worry about the storage space in this awesome device.
  • It supports some sensors and they are Gyroscope, Accelerometer, Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Compass and Barometer.
  • It supports GPS feature.

These were some of the features of LG Nexus 5.

LG G2


Some of the features of LG G2 are mentioned below:

  • It comes with 5.2 inch IPS LCD screen with the resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
  • It has 423 ppi.
  • It is protected with Gorilla Glass 2.
  • It gives a video out put of 1080p.
  • It runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 800, 2.26 GHz Quad core , ARM Krait 400 processor.
  • It runs on 2 GB of RAM with Android 4.2 Jelly Bean which can be upgraded to Android 4.4.4.
  • It has a primary camera of 13 MP with LED flash, autofocus and many more features.
  • It has a secondary camera of 2.1 MP.
  • It gives you a good video output at 1920 x 1080 @ 60 fps.
  • It is powered by a Lithium-Ion Polymer, 3,000 mAh battery which can give you a stand by of 48,000 min and talk time up to 2,580 min.
  • It supports Headphones (3.55 mm).
  • It comes with a great body design with the dimensions of 70.9 x 138.5 x 8.9 mm.
  • The body of this awesome device is made from plastic.
  • It supports 4 G network, Wi-Fi, NFC, Bluetooth 4.0, USB and many more.
  • It comes with an internal storage space of 32 GB/16 GB.
  • It supports GPS.
  • It comes packed with some sensors and they are Gyroscope, Accelerometer, Light sensor, Proximity sensor and Compass.

These were some of the features of LG G2.


Author: Timmappa Kamat    12 Jan 2015      Member Level: Platinum     Points : 15  (Rs 15)    Voting Score: 0

Here is a list of specifications for the two phones you mentioned:
LG G2
It is a smartphone with some impressive features.

General
1. Physical dimensions of the phone are 138.5 x 70.9 x 8.9 mm that can fit in your palm.
2. A 5.2 inch screen with 1920 x 1080 resolution with Corning Gorilla Glass 2.
3. Pixel density 423.
4. Available in Black and White variants.

Camera
1. 13 MP rear camera for those nice pictures. The camera boasts of OIS -Optical Image Stabilisation and 8X zoom.
2. A 2.1 MP front snapper for the wonderful selfie moments.

Hardware
1. It runs on powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quadcore processor clocking at 2.26 GHz .
2. 2 GB RAM on the device can handle any kind of heavy use with ease and without lags.
3. 16 GB internal memory .
4. Adreno 330 GPU offers wide range of graphics easily.

Other features
1. The phone runs on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean.
2. Upgradable to KtKat 4.4.2.
3. Sensors on the device include Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity sensor and compass.

Battery
1. Non removable 3000 mAh battery.
2. Standby time up to 790 Hours.
3. Talktime under standard conditions 16 and hours for 2G and 3G respectively.

Priced at around Rs.26000, G2 is quite a great for its genre.

LG NEXUS 5
Some of the better features of Nexus 5 include-

General
1. Physical Dimensions of the device are impressive 137.9 x 69.2 x 8.6 mm.
2. 4.95 inch screen with 1920 x 1080 resolution protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 3.
3. The device has 445 PPI pixel density.
4. Color availability- Black, White and Red.

Camera
1. The device carries a 8 MP camera with a resolution of 3264 x 2448.
2. Selfie lovers can rejoice with the 1.3 MP front camera.

Hardware
1. It is powered by Snapdragon 800 quadcore processor clocking 2.3 GHz.
2. Adreo 330 GPU for your graphic immersion.
3. Available in 16 GB and 32 GB variants- no external card support.
4. A 2 GB onboard RAM for smoother and lag free operation.

Other features
1. The phone runs on Android Lollypop 5.0
2. Has a bunch of sensors including barometer, Gyro and proximity sensor.

Battery
1. Comes with a non removable 2300mAh battery.
2. Standby time up to 300 hours.
3. Talktime as claimed by manufacturer is up to 17 hours on 3G.

Priced at around Rs.25000, the phone has a mediocre camera which may be a deterrent for photography enthusiasts.

Conclusion


Since you are interested in comparing the two phones, a comparative analysis would be more useful.

Look and Feel- G2 is soft and rounded while Nexus is hard and angular in looks.
Screen- Pixel density is little high on Nexus. Screen size differs by just 0.25 inches. G2 has Gorilla Glass 2 while Nexus carries 3.
Hardware- Both devices are powered by same processor.
Camera- This is where similarity ends and G2 excels. If a good camera is what matters to you, go for G2.
Battery- G2 again is the winner here with an impressive battery backup.





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