LG V40 ThinQ vs Huawei P20

Difference between the LG V40 ThinQ and the Huawei P20, whether concerning the specifications, or the performances. The first has 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, a cache of 6 MB. The second is operating with the Hisilicon Kirin 970 processor, with 8 cores, a total of 8 threads, its base frequency reaches 1,8 GHz, while its maximum frequency is set to 2,4 GHz, its cache has a total of 4 MB.


Smartphone LG V40 ThinQ Huawei P20
Release date Q3 2018 Q1 2018
Dimensions 6.25 x 2.98 x 0.30 in 5.87 x 2.79 x 0.30 in
Weight 5.96 oz 5.82 oz
Body Front & back glass,
aluminum frame
Front & back glass,
aluminum frame
Screen size, colours 6.4 inches, 16M colors 5.8 inches, 16M colors
Resolution 1440 x 3120 pixels 1080 x 2240 pixels
Screen ratio 19.5:9 18.7:9
Density 537 ppi 429 ppi
Operating system Android 8.1 Android 8.1
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Hisilicon Kirin 970
Lithography 10 nm
10 nm FinFET+
Cores 8 8
Threads 8 8
High-performance cores 4x Kryo 385 @2.8 GHz 4x Cortex-A73 @2.36 GHz
Energy-efficient cores 4x Kryo 385 @1.8 GHz 4x Cortex-A53 @1.84 GHz
GPU Adreno 630 Mali-G72 MP12
Memory 6 GB RAM 4 GB RAM
Storage 28 GB 128 GB
Memory card Up to 512 GB NA
Camera 12 MP, f/1.5, 27mm
12 MP, f/2.4, 52mm
16 MP, f/1.9, 16mm
12 MP, f/1.8, 27mm
20 MP B/W, f/1.6, 27mm
Front camera 8 MP, f/1.9, 26mm
5 MP, f/2.2, 21mm
24 MP, f/2.0
Video 2160p60,
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD 4.2, A2DP, LE, EDR, aptX HD
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 3.1, Type-C 1.0
Battery capacity 3000 mAh 3400 mAh
Battery type Non-removable Li-Po Non-removable Li-Po
Versatile use autonomy ~ 8 hours and 50 minutes ~ 5 hours and 30 minutes
DxOMark NA 102
AnTuTu 275,000 203,500
Geekbench 4 single core 2,305 1,892
Geekbench 4 multi-core 8,397 6,658
Price $950 $428
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This table shows us the comparison of the technical details between these two smartphones. We see that both phones have the same number of cores, that the turbo frequency of the LG V40 ThinQ is higher. Both were produced during the same year.

Note: prices may vary over time. For technical reasons, they are not updated in real time. Also, shipping costs have not been included in the overall cost of the devices.


Processor Geekbench 4 – Multi-core & single core score – Android 64-bit
LG V40 ThinQ  2,305
Huawei P20  1,892

Thanks to this graph, we can evaluate the difference in power between these two mobile devices. For each data, it is an average of the last 250 values obtained in the famous benchmark platform. We can thus compare performances, in single core there is a difference of 22%. The gap in multi-core is 26%.

Processeur AnTuTu – Score – Android 64-bit
LG V40 ThinQ  275,000
Huawei P20  203,500

AnTuTu is one of the most popular benchmark applications in the world. The difference in power is of the order of 35%.


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