Compare LG V40 ThinQ vs Apple iPhone 3GS: Price, Specs, Review

Difference between the LG V40 ThinQ smartphone and the Apple iPhone 3GS mobile, with the technical details, but also the respective performances. The first phone is operating with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor, which has 8 cores, 8 threads, an energy-efficient frequency of 1,8 GHz, a high-performance frequency of 2,8 GHz. The second is working with the Cortex-A8 processor, with 1 cores, 1 threads, its initial frequency is 0,6 GHz, its maximum frequency is 0,6 GHz.


Smartphone LG V40 ThinQ Apple iPhone 3GS
Model version(s) LGE-LM-V405 A1325
Release date Q3 2018 Q2 2009
Dimensions 6.25 x 2.98 x 0.30 in 4.55 x 2.44 x 0.48 in
Weight 5.96 oz 4.76 oz
Body Front & back glass,
aluminum frame
Aluminum body
Screen size, colours 6.4 inches, 16M colors 3.5 inches, 16M colors
Screen type P-OLED TFT
Resolution 1440 x 3120 pixels 320 x 480 pixels
Screen ratio 19.5:9 3:2
Density 537 ppi 165 ppi
Operating system Android 8.1 iOS 3
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Cortex-A8
Lithography 10 nm
65 nm
Cores 8 1
Threads 8 1
High-performance cores 4x Kryo 385 @2.8 GHz 1x Cortex-A8 @600 MHz
Energy-efficient cores 4x Kryo 385 @1.8 GHz
GPU Adreno 630 PowerVR SGX535
Memory 6 GB RAM 0.256 GB RAM
Storage 28 GB 8 / 32 GB
Memory card Up to 512 GB
Camera 12 MP, f/1.5, 27mm
12 MP, f/2.4, 52mm
16 MP, f/1.9, 16mm
3.15 MP, AF, f/2.8
Video 2160p30/60,
Front camera 8 MP, f/1.9, 26mm
5 MP, f/2.2, 21mm
Front video 1080p30 No
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE 2.1, A2DP
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 2.0
Battery capacity 3,000 mAh 1,220 mAh
Battery type Non-removable Li-Po Non-removable Li-Ion
Versatile use autonomy ~ 8 hours and 50 minutes ~ 8 hours
Head SAR value (US) 1.27 W/kg 0.26 W/kg
Body SAR value (US) 1.28 W/kg 0.79 W/kg
AnTuTu 275,000
Geekbench 4 single core 2,305 150
Geekbench 4 multi-core 8,397 150
Rating 4 / 5 3.4 / 5
Number of reviews 11 365
Price $950 $45
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We can thus compare easily the technical specifications between these two smartphones. The LG V40 ThinQ smartphone has a bigger number of cores, the maximum frequency of the LG V40 ThinQ is higher. The LG V40 ThinQ has a more recent release date.

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Performance comparison between the LG V40 ThinQ phone and the Apple iPhone 3GS. For this purpose, we are looking at the respective scores on AnTuTu and Geekbench 4.

Geekbench 4:

Processor Geekbench 4 – Multi-core & single core score – Android 64-bit & iOS 64-bit
LG V40 ThinQ  2,305
Apple iPhone 3GS  150

This graph shows us the difference in power between these two phones. For each value, it is an average based on 250 data generated in the benchmark platform.

On the single-core side, there is thus a difference of 1437%. In multi-core, the gap is 5498%.


Unfortunately, we can not yet display the comparison chart for the results on AnTuTu, because we lack data for at least one of these processors. Please, come back in a few days.