In this article we’ll compare two of the latest smartphones released on the market – the Galaxy S4 Active and the LG Optimus G Pro, two high-end phones with amazing specifications. Each phone is better than the other one at some categories, but overall, the LG’s flagship has more to offer, and it’s not too expensive, compared to the S4, if you ask us.
Displays and sizes
This is another comparison between smartphones that support the same resolution – 1080x1920pixels, although they have displays of different sizes. For example, the Galaxy S4 Active has a TFT screen with the size of 5 inches, while the Optimus G Pro has a True Full HD IPS Plus LCD screen with the size of 5.5 inches.
The Galaxy S4 Active is smaller, measuring 139.7×71.3×9.1mm and it’s obviously lighter, weighting 153grams. The Optimus G Pro’s dimensions are 150.2×76.1×9.4mm and it weights 21grams less.
Hardware and OS
The Galaxy S4 Active is powered by a decent quad core krait 300 processor (clocked at 1.9GHz) and the chipset is Qualcomm APQ8064T Snapdragon 600. If you consider that the internal memory is too low – 16GB, you can expand it up to 64GB with a MicroSD card.
The Optimus G Pro has also a quad core krait 300 processor, but it’s clocked at 1.7GHz. It has a Qualcomm APQ8064T Snapdragon 600 chipset and two variants of internal memories: 16 and 32GB, expandable up to 64GB, as well.
Both of these smartphones are running on the Android Jelly Bean OS with 2GB of RAM.
The Galaxy S4 Active has an 8MP primary camera with features such as autofocus and LED flash, while the second camera is of 2MP. The Optimus G Pro is the winner of this category, having a much better primary camera of 13MP with similar features, while the secondary camera is of 2.1MP.
You can talk 17 hours, on 3G, with Galaxy S4 Active’s battery, which has a capacity of 2600mAh. The Optimus G Pro’s battery has a higher capacity – 3140mAh, and because of that, you can talk 21 hours, on 3G.
The price of the Galaxy S4 Active 4G, LTE variant is 400 dollars, on amazon.com, while the Optimus G Pro 4G LTE variant costs 420 dollars on the same website.
Related ItemsSamsung Galaxy S4 Active vs LG Optimus G Pro