The LG G5 was unveiled in February and went on sale one month later, while the HTC 10 is expected to hit the markets in May, as currently it’s available for pre-order in the US for $699. We’ll compare these two flagships and you’ll decide if they’re worth your money.
The HTC 10 measures 145.9×71.9x9mm and weights 161 grams. Compared to its predecessor, it has a slightly different design, meaning that it has a new chamfered contour and sophisticated dual-textured finish. On the other hand, the LG G5 is slimmer and lighter as it measures 149.4×73.9×7.7mm and it weights 159 grams. This flagship has a metal body with a modular design, allowing you to change different components, such as the battery, by pressing the module eject button.
The HTC 10 has a super LCD display of 5.2-inch that supports a resolution of 2560×1440 pixels at 565 ppi and it’s protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4. The LG G5 has a slightly larger IPS LCD display of 5.3-inch that supports a resolution of 2560×1440 pixels at 554 ppi and it’s protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4,a s well.
Processors, Graphics Cards & RAM
Both devices come with a Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 chipset, a dual-core Kryo CPU clocked at 1.6GHz and a dual-core Kryo CPU clocked at 2.15GHz, an Adreno 530 graphics card and 4GB of RAM.
The HTC 10 comes in two internal storage variants of 32GB and 64GB, while the LG G5 has been released with an internal storage of 32GB. Both devices allow you to expand the storage capacity up to 200GB using a microSD card.
The HTC 10 sports a primary camera of 12MP that features OIS, dual-LED flash, laser autofocus, touch focus, geo-tagging, face detection, panorama, HDR and a secondary camera of 5MP. On the other hand, the LG G5 comes with a dual primary camera of 16MP and 8MP that features OIS, laser autofocus, LED flash, touch focus, geo-tagging, HDR, panorama, face detection and a secondary camera of 8MP.
Both devices come with non-removable batteries. The HTC 10 has a larger battery of 3000mAh, while the LG G5 is setting for a 2800 mAh unit.
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