LG G3: Comparison with Samsung Galaxy S5 and HTC One (M8) – but not as huge

With the LG G3, the South Korean company has a tremendously exciting smartphone in the pipeline. The leaked specifications show solid hardware coupled with some highlights. So it is LG, for example, managed to integrate the resolution of WQHD 5.5 inch display in a relatively narrow housing. How big - or small - 146.3 x 74.6 x 8.9 millimeters really are, the scale comparison with Samsung Galaxy S5, HTC One can (M8) & Co guess.

LG G3: Comparison with Samsung Galaxy S5 and HTC One (M8) - but not as huge

The LG G3 sounds on paper for a great smartphone, but threatens it with the 5.5 inches diagonally measured screen also to be uncomfortable in size and the possibility of one-hand operation or the suitability for everyday use to lose. On the other hand LG is known for relatively high display housing ratios. The numerous leaks of the recent past attest to the new flagship also extremely narrow margins. The colleagues of Android Police have set the leaked dimensions of the housing relative.

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If you look at the size comparisons, is immediately apparent that LG has done an excellent job. The LG G3 is barely larger than the current competition in height even slightly smaller than the HTC One (M8) (Test) - admittedly this is largely due to the voluminous boom sound speakers. During the next LG flagship in its dimensions hardly differs from other upper-range smartphones, it can show off with a much larger screen diagonal. However, less the height, but rather the width of a smart phones complicates the so popular one-handed operation. In this category, 5 and 5.1 inch competition is in unison by a few millimeters narrower than the LG G3. Nevertheless, the dimensions of 5.5 inch cars are considerable, as it is LG succeeded despite the large screen to accommodate high-end hardware in a compact housing.

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Of course the question why LG ever opted for a larger screen and not on the more manageable 5.2 inches of LG G2 (test) has held remains. media more effectively - - higher WQHD resolution have been decisive in our opinion for the intended could. With a display ratio of 76.9 percent, the LG G3 is expected to replace the own predecessors from the top of the ranking.

Worth reading: Our test the LG G3

Although apparently already all all relevant information is leaked, the official launch of the LG G3 is pending. We are on 27 May on location in London and the device will of course examine in detail on camera and analyzed with regard to size and ease of use.

An earlier version of this article contained pictures with allegedly false data. These were removed.

Source: Android Police


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