The Android manufacturers remains nothing how to focus on the hardware of their devices, in the case of software, they rely heavily on Google. New flagship smartphone LG G6 and the Samsung Galaxy S8 presented in the first quarter combines all the latest achievements in the industry. Here and waterproof design, and infinite display, and the scanner of the iris.
According to observers of the resource BGR, compare the Korean trends with the iPhone 7, there are at least six items for LG G6 and Galaxy S8 beat the “Apple” flagship.
This year the bet is placed on the display. LG and Samsung turned in the direction of increasing the ratio of the diagonal and size of the apparatus. Due to the non-standard aspect ratio — 18:9 — and reduce free space around the screen gadgets have managed to make a narrow and not too high. In fact, we are dealing with smartphones, which in size correspond to the conventional devices with a 5.2-inch display, except that these have a screen of 5.7 and 5.8 inches. Did both companies, but LG is rightfully getting a medal for the championship.
The advantages and disadvantages of the technologies AMOLED and LCD, you can talk for a long time. If you leave them aside and consider another important parameter displays, here the South Korean devices can outperform the iPhone 7. We are talking about the ratio of screen area to the area of the front panel. Displays Galaxy S8 and the LG G6 cover 80% of the front panel, so the manufacturers can fit larger screens in a relatively compact package.
Galaxy G6 S8 and the LG uses the Android operating system 7 Nougat with a proprietary shell. In the latter case, it is not too much changes the appearance of the interface, but on both gadgets brings with it a number of additional software and can work in the mode of Always-On Display. This is very important, which is lacking on the iPhone. Users of Android-flagships can see the time, notifications and battery level, even in those moments when the smartphones are in standby mode. And option works on the LG despite the presence of the IPS display, so in this mode, eating energy quite dramatically.
Virtual assistant that really helps
Galaxy S8 has a system of artificial intelligence under the name Bixby, LG G6 relies on regular Google voice assistant Android Assistant 7.0 Nougat. In some aspects, Google Assistant and Siri Bixby superior, in particular the ability to process complex queries and to understand the context of the conversation. Tight integration with various software and services designed to promote the development of such technologies.
Fast wireless charging
Both the Samsung Galaxy S8 or LG G6 supports fast charging. 15 minutes spent with smartphones have a power adapter that will provide 50% of capacity built-in battery. In the case of the iPhone 7 even when using the adapter for iPad is an unattainable result. Tellingly, wireless charging Android devices faster than a standard wired charger Apple.
Support SD card
LG G6 and Galaxy S8 supports memory cards Micro SD, which makes it easy to share your phone data with your PC. Apple has offered three options of the USB flash drive is a 32, 128 and 256 GB. In the case of Android devices optionally available amount of GB you can easily expand by getting more capacity to store the necessary information.