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LG G4 VS Nexus 6 – Which One Is The Best?

Last Updated On: August 11, 2017

If you have already Moto Nexus 6 smartphone and want to upgrade to LG G4 smartphone but still confused and looking for the comparison about the specification and features between theses both smartphone, then you are at right place. Here we have mentioned the comparison of Nexus 6 and LG G4 smartphone. So, find out that the LG G4 smartphone can beat the Nexus 6 smartphone or not.

The G4 smartphone was launched in April 2015 by the LG with tons of features and pre-installed functions. The LG G4 smartphone comes with a large 5.5 inches of Quad HD Quantum display that offers bright and sharp visuals while watching movies.

For the photography, the LG G4 smartphone comes with a high resolution 16.0 megapixels of the primary LD-autofocus camera. While the Moto Nexus 6 smartphone was launched in October 2014 with large 5.9 inches of AMOLED Quad HD display that offers more sharp and bright colors while gaming or multitasking. For the photography, comes with 13.0 megapixels of HDR+ primary autofocus camera.

Display and Design

The LG G4 smartphone comes with a 5.5 inches of Quad HD 2560 x 1440 pixel resolution IPS Quantum display. The Display of LG G6 smartphone supports the 538 pixels per inches of Pixel density. For the display protection, the LG G4 smartphone does not come with any protective glass.

The IPS Quantum Display of the LG G4 smartphone offers bright and sharp graphics while watching movies or gaming. While the Nexus 6 Smartphone comes with large 5.9-inches high-resolution Quad HD 2560 x 1440 pixels AMOLED display that supports 493 pixels per inches of pixel density. For the protection, the Nexus 6 smartphone comes with the 3rd Generation of Corning Gorilla Glass to protect display against scratches and accidental drops.

Coming to the design, The LG G4 smartphone comes with a Full Plastic polycarbonate body. On the rear side of the smartphone you will find the Camera sensor, Volume Up/down button, Power button, and Laser LED flash. While the Nexus 6 smartphone comes with aluminum body frame along with curved polycarbonate rear panel which offers perfect grip during gaming. On the rear side of the smartphone, you will find the rear camera sensor, dual LED Ring flash, and Moto Dimple.

Performance and Storage

For the performance, The LG G4 smartphone comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 Hexa Core 1.8Ghz of 64-bit processor along with the massive 3GB of RAM that offers faster and smooth performance while gaming. For the graphics, the LG G4 smartphone comes with an Adreno 418 GPU which offers smooth Quad HD quality graphics while watching high-quality movies.

While the Nexus 6 smartphone comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 Quad Core 2.7Ghz of 64-bit processor along with the massive 3GB of RAM that can also handle all heavy tasks like gaming, multitasking, stream movies, watching videos, etc. For the graphics, the Nexus 6 smartphone has Adreno 420 Graphic chipset that can render up to QHD quality graphics while gaming or multitasking.

For the storage, the LG G4 smartphone comes with a massive 32GB of Internal onboard storage with the expandable option that allows you to expand device storage up to 2TB via MicroSD Card slot. While the Nexus 6 smartphone comes with the 64GB internal storage without any expandable option.

Camera and Operating System

For the Photography, the LG G4 smartphone comes with 16.0 megapixels of laser autofocus primary camera with dual tone LED flash that allows you to capture high-quality videos and photos without any problem. The 16.0 megapixels Primary camera of the LG G4 smartphone also supports the other camera features like White Balance, Auto Exposure Lock, ISO, Level Gauge, Manual Focus, Light Trail Effect, Shutter Speed, Exposure, and Optical Image Stabilization v2.0.

While the Nexus 6 smartphone comes with 13.0 megapixels of autofocus SONY IMX214 primary camera with Dual LED ring flash enables you to capture bright and sharp photos and videos even in low light. The 16.0 megapixels of the primary camera also comes with the other features like Optical Image Stabilization, 4K UHD Video, Lens Blur, PhotoSphere, Panorama, HDR+, and Epic Shots.

For the selfie, the LG G4 smartphone has 8.0 megapixels of fixed focus front facing secondary camera which enables you to capture high quality selfies without any problem. On the other hand, the Nexus 6 smartphone comes with 2.0 megapixels of front facing fixed focus secondary camera that allows you to record HD videos at 30fps of rate without any problem.

The LG G4 smartphone runs on LG 4.0 UI that based on Google Android 5.1 Lollipop Operating system with lots of preinstalled apps. While the Nexus 6 smartphone runs on Stock Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system.

Connectivity and Battery

For the connectivity, The LG G4 smartphone comes with the latest 4G VoLTE connectivity including the 3G, 2G, and Edge. The G4 smartphone also comes with the other connectivity features like WiFi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.1, WiFi Hotspot, NFC, USB Tethering, TV Out, Infrared, USB 2.0 HS, GPS, A-GPS, FM and 3.5mm Audio Combo Jack. Sensors on the LG G4 smartphone include Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Ambient Light, and Proximity.

On the other hand, the Moto Nexus 6 smartphone comes with a latest 4G LTE connectivity including the 3G, 2G, and Edge. The Nexus 6 smartphone also come the other connectivity features like WiFi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, WiFi Hotspot, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, A-GPS, FM, MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG, and 3.5mm Audio Combo jack. Sensors on the Nexus 6 smartphone includes an Ambient light sensor, Barometer, Accelerometer, Proximity sensor, Compass, and Gyroscope.

The LG G4 smartphone backed by a massive 3000mAh Li-ion removable battery that offers up to 9 hours of talk time on the 3G network. While the Nexus 6 smartphone backed by a 3220mAh Li-ion Non-removable battery which provides up to 14 hours of talk time on the 3G network.

Specifications LG G4 Nexus 6
MANUFACTURER LG Motorola
Operating System LG 4.0 UI (Android 5.0 Lollipop Operating system) Stock Android (Android 5.0 Lollipop)
Display 5.5-inch, IPS Quantum QHD, (2,560 x 1,440 pixels, 538 PPI) 5.96-inch AMOLED QHD (2,560 x 1,440 pixels, 493 PPI)
Rear Camera 16 MP f/1.9 aperture Laser auto-focus with Dual Tone Dual LED 13 MP f/2.0 aperture auto-focus with Dual LED ring Flash
Front Camera 8 Megapixel 2.0 Megapixel
Processors Qualcomm Snapdragon 808, Hexa Core, 1.8 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 805, Quad-Core, 2.7 GHz
Graphics Adreno 418 GPU Adreno 420 GPU
Memory & Storage 3GB & 32GB 3GB & 64GB
Dimensions (mm) 148.9 x 76.1 x 8.9 159.26 x 82.98 x 10.06
Connectivity Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/c/d/ac Bluetooth 4.1, NFC, GPS, IR, WiFi Direct Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/c/d 2×2 MIMO, dual-band (2.4 GHz, 5.0 GHz), Bluetooth 4.1, NFC, GPS
Battery 3000mAh 3,220 mAh
Sensors Accelerometer, Geomagnetic Sensor, RGB Light Sensor, Gyro Sensor, and Proximity Sensor Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Barometer, Compass, and ambient light sensor.
Ports Single USB 2.0/3.5 mm audio jack Single USB/3.5 mm audio jack
Colour Leather Brown, Black, Red Midnight Blue
Release Date Apr-15 Oct-14

Here in this article, we have wrote in detail about LG G4 vs Nexus 6 smartphone. Do let us know which one will you go for?

About Mukesh Chauhan

Mukesh Chauhan is an Engineering Student, who loves to write about technology and gadgets. Currently he is studying and working as an Editor on Theandroidportal.com

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