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Nexus 6 has a curved back, an aluminium frame, and a display that goes all the way up to the side where it curves so that there are no sharp edges. It has dual front-facing speakers and power and volume buttons on the side. It's 159.26 x 82.98 x 3.8 mm and weighs 184 grams. See More
The LG G3 has a high quality, scratch-resistant plastic case that's supposed to look and feel like brushed metal. Volume and power buttons are placed on the back. The phone has small bezels making it compact for a phone of its size at 146.3 x 74.6 x 8.9 mm. See More
G3 comes with a custom front-end touch interface called Optimus UI. It adds additional functionality to the device. For example, it allows changing the height of the keyboard, has an enhanced clipboard feature that remembers multiple things copied and a dual window feature for multitasking. It also has an intelligent personal assistant called "Smart Notice", supports Knock code for unlocking the device and includes "Content Lock" that allows storing files in a secure, private area. See More
G3 has a 13 megapixel camera with optical image stabilization and good low-light performance. The phone uses "laser autofocus" allowing for very quick autofocus (276 milliseconds). If the data from IR is unreliable due to light conditions it can still fallback to contrast autofocus. It's also capable of 4K video. The accompanying software allows taking selfies by making a fist gesture that will then start the countdown timer. See More
Galaxy S5 comes with a lot of extra applications not present in stock Android and an alternative front-end touch interface called TouchWiz that changes much of the default functionality of Android. Of the application included many duplicate the functionality of stock applications and essentially become useless taking up space and slightly slowing down the performance. See More
The Galaxy S5 uses a Snapdragon 801 2.5 GHz CPU with 2GB of RAM and a 578MHz Adreno 330 GPU. The phone is capable of handling most software without a hitch. Samsung also optimized software response times to touch improving the overall speed of the device. Although Samsung's sometimes extraneous software can lead to slowdowns. See More