Jewel Ann Ong asks, “Which is better? Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime or LG Q6?“
This match is between two smartphones with a 1-year gap in their release dates. Let’s check them out!
The Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime was released last year packing a decent low-mid range specs. It has a 5.5-inch TFT LCD display with 1920 x 1080 resolution, a Samsung Exynos 7870 chipset, 32GB internal storage, 3GB RAM, a 13MP autofocus rear camera with LED flash, an 8MP wide-angle front camera, and 3300mAh battery to power up the device.
The LG Q6, on the other hand, was released last month and provides a good display feature for its price range with its 5.5-inch 18:9 aspect ratio FullVision display with 2160 x 1080 resolution, a Snapdragon 435 chipset, 32GB internal storage, 3GB RAM, 13MP autofocus rear camera with LED flash, 5MP wide-angle front camera, and a 3000mAh battery to power up the smartphone.
Here are their detailed specs:
|Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime||LG Q6|
|Display||5.5-inch Full HD TFT LCD display @1920 x 1080||5.5-inch 18:9 FHD+ FullVision Display @2160 x 1080|
|CPU||1.6GHz Samsung Exynos 7870 octa-core||Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 1.4GHz octa-core|
|Memory||-32GB internal storage|
|-32GB internal storage|
|Camera||-13MP autofocus rear camera w/ LED flash|
-8MP wide-angle front camera
|-13MP AF rear camera w/ LED flash|
-5MP wide-angle front camera
|Battery||3300mAh battery||3,000mAh Li-Po battery|
|OS||Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow w/ TouchWiz||Android 7.1.1 Nougat|
Here are the advantages of each smartphone:
Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime
+ Better Performing CPU
+ Higher front camera resolution
+ Larger battery
+ Higher screen resolution
+ Higher aspect ratio
+ Android 7.1.1 out of the box
Let’s check their benchmark performance. The Samsung Galaxy J7’s Antutu score is at 46,287 while the score of the LG Q6 is at 41,594. This gives us an idea on which smartphone performs better on paper. As for their battery life, the Galaxy J7 lasted for 9 hours and 38 mins while the LG Q6 lasted for 9 hours and 30 mins. There is not much difference with its battery life as shown in our battery test.
The Samsung Galaxy J7’s Exynos 7870 performs slightly better than the LG Q6’s Snapdragon 435, however, their GPUs are almost tied with their performance. Overall, the Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime has the advantage here.
If users want a better screen display experience, the LG Q6 will be your champion in this match. Aside from its aspect ratio being 18:9, it also has a FullVision display with a 2180 x 1080 resolution compared to the 1920 x 1080 resolution of the J7 Prime. This brings out a better viewing experience when watching movies or playing games.
Which would you pick? Let us know in the comments section.