The Mobile World Congress is the major smartphone manufacturers as a stage for new top models. Samsung shows the Galaxy S7, LG, the G5 and the Sony X. ULTIMATE-TECH-NEWS compares the devices and provides first estimates
he compete for 1st place in the smartphone leader board going into the next round. On the occasion of the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona (still to February 25, 2016) Samsung, Sony and LG have their new top smartphone unveiled. Two are (more or less) consistent continuations of their predecessors, one surprise with an innovative idea. ULTIMATE-TECH-NEWS has taken the Galaxy S7, LG’s G5 and Sony Xperia X spot under the microscope and is a forecast that smartphone a seat backs to the winners-podium.
Samsung Galaxy S7: A round thing?
Visually, the same Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S6 (Test score: 2.05). However, anyone who takes the new smartphone in hand, represents a difference that: The S7 has back rounded edges and is thus at a constant display size (5.1 inches) in great hands. The battery is not replaceable, but for the S7 is a noble design according to the standard IP68 dust and waterproof – a property that offer not many high-end smartphones. Even the first time missing the S6 memory card slot comes back with the Galaxy S7. When camera technology Samsung has saved at first glance: The photo sensor solves “only” with 12 megapixels (Galaxy S6: 16 megapixels). In return, the lens protrudes just under half a millimeter out of the housing, the lens offers an aperture of f / 1.7 and captures more light per pixel than the one previous. First Test Photos convinced. When it comes to pace the S7 sets thanks to a brand new octa-core processor and rich 4 gigabytes (GB) of memory a tooth – although already the S6 an ordinary working speed offered.
LG G5: Thanks upgrade ability to victory?
The surprise at the Mobile World Congress: The new LG G5 wants to convince with an innovative . The part below the 5.3-inch display (qHD resolution) can be pulled up after pressing a button. About the “magic specialist” You can remove the battery and replace if necessary with a fully charged. But that’s not all: LG brings optional (lavaliere) Accessories for the G5 out, including a camera module and a mini Sound box. Speaking Camera: LG sets in the back of two sensors (16 and 8 megapixels) and a laser focus. So, photos can snap in 135-degree wide angle – the so far known only from Action Cams. Downer: Waterproof is the LG G5 for his “magical compartment” not.The smartphone drive – among others stuck a Snapdragon 820 chip (Quad-Core) and 4GB of RAM in the LG G5 – hidden in a unibody metal. From the exceptional leather back of his predecessor G4 LG has refrained. Unlike the Galaxy S7 LG G5 has a USB Type-C connector. “Video: LG G5 in practice test
Sony Xperia X: highend enough?
If Sony is now a two pronged approach: In addition to the Z family already known to send the Japanese fresh X-row of the grid. The best model Xperia X Performance , will not appear in this country for the time being. Therefore ULTIMATE-TECH-NEWS considered the new Xperia X. This looks the Z5 -Bruder confusingly similar, weighs almost the same amount and is sheet, according to the just a touch flat. When Display Sony relies on a Full HD screen (5 inches) with Private technique. The latter should not only provide a colorful display, but also be very bright. In terms of computing power, the Xperia runs on X a six-core processor (Snapdragon 650) and 3 GB of RAM. In practice, check the components proved to be quick combination in synthetic benchmarks they should however be subject to the Galaxy S7 and the LG G5. Smart: The 23-megapixel camera shoots not only sub-second pictures (including app launch), but calculated on the basis of the previous movement, the next position of the photo-object. “Video: LG G5 in practice test
Forecast: Which is the best smartphone MWC?
Whether you opt for the Samsung Galaxy S7 , the G5 LG or Sony Xperia X decide all offering the latest technology wrapped in a stylish casing. The differences do to in detail.So Sony Xperia X stocked be true with current processors technology, but comes from the middle class. This is probably the crucial weak point, and the two competitors are likely to pass next ULTIMATE-TECH-NEWS test the Sony device. Samsung’s Galaxy S7 and LGs G5 splurge just so before power – and to provide a close head-to-head race, which is expected to gain at the end of the manufacturer with the better ideas. The LG moment seems to be because of its modular design polarizes the LG G5 and thus receives a lot of attention from the smartphone world.
Even more smart innovations complacent?
Whenever manufacturers introduce fresh smartphones, ULTIMATE-TECH-NEWS updated the article with all Smartphone News . Especially during the Mobile World Congress show many new phones. The overview shows the currently hottest devices and gives an outlook on upcoming top smartphones.