When comparing iPhone 6 Plus vs LG G3, the Slant community recommends iPhone 6 Plus for most people. In the question“What are the best phablets? ” iPhone 6 Plus is ranked 5th while LG G3 is ranked 6th.
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Pro Great low-light performance
Pro Takes HDR shots
Pro Good color reproduction
Pro Reasonable 1.2 MP front-facing camera
The 1.2 MP camera takes reasonable photos due to Apple's excellent image processing. There's also an HDR mode and a selection of pre-shot filters available.
Pro Great performance
The iPhone 6 Plus has a 1.4 GHz dual-core ARMv8-A CPU, PowerVR Series 6 GX6450 GPU and 1 GB of RAM. It's highly responsive in everyday use.
Pro Reasonable battery life
The phone has a 2915 mAh battery that according to Phonearena will drain in about 6½ hours of typical use.
Pro Beautiful design
The iPhone 6 Plus is built from one peace of smooth aluminum rounded off at the corners. It's 7.1mm thin and weighs 172g. It has the power button on one side and volume rocker and mute switch on the other. The display goes all the way to the edge where it rounds off to create a seamless body.
Pro Excellent 8MP camera with OIS
The camera has excellent low-light performance due to its new sensors and lens, fast autofocus, optical image stabilization and top-notch image processing. It's capable of capturing HDR photos as well as shooting 1080p60, 720p240 video.
Pro Great 5.5" 1080p display
The iPhone 6 Plus has a bright 5.5" 1920x1080 (401 ppi) IPS display with accurate color reproduction, good contrast and excellent viewing angles due to "dual-domain pixels".
Pro Great 5.5" QHD display
The LG G3 has a high quality 5.5" 2560x1440 IPS (534 ppi) display with accurate colors, good viewing angles, contrast and outdoor performance.
Pro Relatively lightweight and compact for a phablet
Compared to its main competitors the LG G3 is lighter and fits a 5.5 inch display into the same overall dimensions as the HTC M8 does with a 5 inch display.
Pro Solid build quality and atractive design
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.
Pro Removable battery with reasonable life
LG G3 has a 3000 mAh battery that according to Phonearena will drain in about 6h of typical usage. Considering the high resolution display, it's actually a good battery life overall.
Pro Useful OEM skin
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.
Pro Expandable storage
A micro SD slot is located behind the back cover allowing the storage to be expanded up to 128 GB.
Pro Good 13 MP camera
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.
Pro Good performance
The G3 has a 2.5 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 CPU with 2 GB (for the 16 GB version) or 3 GB (for the 32 GB version) of RAM. The device is snappy in everyday use.
Con Somewhat difficult to grip the phone
Due to its rounded edges, light weight, big size and smooth aluminum finish the iPhone 6 Plus feels like it might easily slip out of the hand.
Con Has structural integrity issues
It's possible to bend the phone if enough pressure is applied to a weak point near volume buttons.
Con Qi wireless charging in US is only available if QuickCircle case accessory is installed
Although the G3 natively supports Qi wireless charging in other markets, in US, due to carrier's restrictions, it is only supported if QuickCircle case accessory is installed.