What makes LG Google Nexus 5X better Choice

Display Clarity 424 ppi 386 ppi
LG Nexus 5X has 9.84% higher screen resolution than Samsung Galaxy A8.
User Interface Pure Android Samsung Touchwiz
LG Nexus 5X runs on Pure Android Which has faster update cycle, because of which it receives updates faster and more consistently than Samsung Galaxy A8 running on Samsung Touchwiz.
External Display Connectivity Wifi Direct, DLNA Wifi Direct
LG Nexus 5X has Wifi Direct, DLNA and Samsung Galaxy A8 has Wifi Direct.
Processor Speed 1800 1700
LG Nexus 5X has 5.88% faster processor speed.

What makes Samsung Galaxy A8 better Choice

Screen Size 5.2 inches (Screen to Body Ratio: 69.85%) 5.7 inches (Screen to Body Ratio: 73.82%)
Samsung Galaxy A8 has 9.62% bigger screen size.
Primary Camera Resolution 12.3 MP 16.0 MP
Samsung Galaxy A8 has 30.08% higher primary camera resolution.
Standby Time 300 hrs 304 hrs
Samsung Galaxy A8 has 1.33% more standby time.
Internal Storage 16 GB 32 GB
Samsung Galaxy A8 has 100.00% more internal memory.
Sim Count Single Sim Dual Sim
Samsung Galaxy A8 is a Dual Sim phone, whereas LG Nexus 5X is a Single Sim phone.

Feature Comparison of LG Nexus 5X Vs Samsung Galaxy A8

Important Dates
Announced Date September 29, 2015
India Availability October 13, 2015 August 01, 2015
Sim Support Single Sim, NaNo-SIM, GSM Dual Sim, GSM + GSM
Phone Dimensions 147.0 x 72.6 x 7.9 mm 158 x 76.8 x 5.9 mm
Phone Weight 136 grams 151 grams
Keypad Touch Touch
Screen Size 5.2 inches (Screen to Body Ratio: 69.85%) 5.7 inches (Screen to Body Ratio: 73.82%)
Screen Resolution 1920 x 1080 Pixels, 424 ppi 1080 x 1920 Pixels, 386 ppi
Screen Type LCD Super AMOLED, With 16 M Colors
Touch Type Capacitive With Multitouch Capacitive With Multitouch
Screen Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Photo & Video
Camera Yes, 12.3 Megapixel Yes, 16.0 Megapixel
Flash Yes, Dual LED Flash Yes, Single LED Flash
Front Camera Yes, 5.0 Megapixel Yes, 5.0 Megapixel
Camera Features Rear (1.55 micron Pixels, F/2.0 Aperture, IR Laser assisted autofocus, 4K Ultra HD Video recording, Broad-Spectrum CRI-90 dual flash, slow motion at 120fps), Front (1.4 micron pixels, F/2.0 Aperture). Auto Focus, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, High Dynamic Range (HDR)
Video Recording Yes, 2160p at 30 fps Yes, 1080 x 1920 Pixels at 30 fps
Front Flash No
Operating System Android 6.0 - Marshmallow Android 5.1 - Lollipop
Processor 1.8 GHz , Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 8992 64-Bit Hexa Core 1.8 GHz , Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 8939 64-Bit Octa Core
GPU (Graphics) Qualcomm Adreno 418 Qualcomm Adreno 405
User Interface Pure Android Samsung Touchwiz
Battery 2700 mAh, Li-po (Non-removable) 3050 mAh, Li-ion (Non-removable)
Battery Standby Up to 300 Hours (3G) Up to 304 Hours
Battery Talk Time Up to 17 Hours (3G) Up to 20 Hours
GPRS Yes Yes
EDGE Yes Yes
3G Yes Yes, HSDPA, 42.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
4G Yes Yes, LTE, Cat4, 50 Mbps UL, 150 Mbps DL
Wi-Fi Yes, with Tethering Yes, with Tethering
USB Connectivity Yes, USB Type-C Port Yes, microUSB v2.0
GPS Yes, with A-GPS support, GLONASS, Digital Compass Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
Bluetooth Yes, v4.2 Yes, v4.1
Support NFC Yes Yes
External Display Connectivity Wifi Direct, DLNA Wifi Direct
E-mail Yes, with Push E-mail Yes, with Push E-mail
Document Reader Yes Yes
FM Radio Yes Yes
Alert Types Vibration, MP3, WAV Vibration, MP3, WAV
PDF Reader Yes Yes
Phonebook Memory Practically unlimited contacts Practically Unlimited Contacts
Internal Storage 16 GB 32 GB
Expandable Memory microSD, upto 128 GB
Other Features
Sensors Proximity Sensor, Fingerprint Sensor, Android Sensor Hub, Gyroscope, Barometer, Proximity Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor, Hall Sensor, Digital Compass Accelerometer, Proximity, Geomagnetic, Light, Fingerprint Sensor
Quick Charging Yes Yes
Speaker Quality Single front-facing speaker
Additional Features Apps (Search, Maps, Chrome, YouTube, Gmail, Drive), Nexus Imprint (turn on your screen with one touch, unlock your apps quickly), Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0 technology, Fingerprint and smudge-resistant oleophobic coating. ANT+ Support, Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0

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Compare LG Nexus 5X Vs Samsung Galaxy A8 side by side for all differences and similarities in specifications and features to find which is better. LG Nexus 5X has a feature score of 92, whereas Samsung Galaxy A8 has a feature score of 83. The page was last updated on September 19, 2019.