LG G2 vs LG Optimus G Pro

LG G2 smartphone will be out in India for use shortly. The price of Optimus G Pro in India was Rs 42,500. LG is yet to disclose the price of LG G2.

Though both smartphones are feature rich, LG G2’s latest features — especially back button — need to get reception from mobile users, Anand B finds.

Our initial review is based on hard ware specifications announced today at New York. We have not seen LG G2. But we have used Optimus G Pro for review purposes.

LG G2 may score over Optimus G Pro because its extensive features. But most specifications of LG G2 are an updated or enhanced version of Optimus G Pro.

We are finding less innovation in the latest phone from LG. Qualcomm processor may be an exception.

Processor

LG G2 runs on 2.26GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 featuring quad core Krait CPU.

Optimus G Pro is powered by 1.7GHz Quad-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 Processor.

Display

LG G2 has a smaller screen size and features 5.2-inch Full HD IPS (1080 x 1920 pixels / 423 ppi) screen.

LG G2
LG G2

Optimus G Pro comes with 5.5-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels / 400ppi).

Size of LG G2 is 138.5 x 70.9 x 8.9mm against size of 150.2 x 76.1 x 9.4mm with Optimus G Pro.

Memory

Both smartphones features memory of 32GB / 16GB.

LG G2 comes with 2GB LPDDR3 800MHz.

Optimus G Pro sports 2GB DDR RAM.

Camera

Both Optimus G Pro and LG G2 have almost similar camera features — a rear camera of 13MP with OIS and front camera of 2.1MP.

Battery

LG G2 features 3,000mAh battery.

Optimus G Pro comes with 3,140mAh battery.

LG G2 sports Android Jelly Bean 4.2.2 operating system against Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean at Optimus G Pro.

LG G2 specifications

  • Processor: 2.26GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 featuring quad Krait CPU
  • Display: 5.2-inch Full HD IPS (1080 x 1920 pixels / 423 ppi)
  • Memory: 32GB / 16GB
  • RAM: 2GB LPDDR3 800MHz
  • Camera: Rear 13.0MP with OIS / Front 2.1MP
  • Battery: 3,000mAh
  • Operating System: Android Jelly Bean 4.2.2
  • Size: 138.5 x 70.9 x 8.9mm
  • Colors: Black / White

LG Optimus G Pro Specifications:

  • Chipset: 1.7GHz Quad-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 Processor
  • RAM: 2GB DDR
  • Memory: 32GB / microSD (up to 32GB)
  • Display: 5.5-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels / 400ppi)
  • Camera: Rear 13.0MP with LED Flash / Front 2.1MP
  • OS: Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
  • Battery: 3,140mAh (removable / wireless charging capable)
  • Size: 150.2 x 76.1 x 9.4mm

Anand B
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