Sony Xperia Z5 Premium vs LG V10: Which Is The Ideal Phone?

Sony Xperia Z5 Premium vs LG V10: Which Is The Ideal Phone?
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Both Sony Xperia Z5 Premium and LG V10 are flagship models with invigorating specs defining excellence in terms of looks and performance. The two devices were released last quarter of 2015, and they still dominate the consumer market. Before you buy any one of these two, have a look at the comparison below.



The Xperia Z5 Premium sports a 5.5-inch screen offering 3,840 x 2,160 pixel resolution for its IPS LCD display. The screen supports 806ppi and is guarded with scratch-resistant glass.  The LG V10, on the other hand, has a 5.7-inch IPS LCD display with screen resolution of 2,560 x 1,440 pixel. If you love huge displays, the LG V10 is the right choice for you.


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The Xperia Z5 Premium is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 chipset and runs on an octa-core processor. It has Adreno 430 graphics card and 3GB of RAM.

The LG V10 is houses a Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 chipset and runs on hexa-core processor. For a smooth graphics experience, the device features an Adreno 418 graphics along with 4GB of RAM. Hence, the measurements of both the phones reveal that the LG V10 is a sure choice if speedy performance is your priority.


The Xperia Z5 Premium is superior to the LG V10 with regards to camera. While the Xperia Z5 Premium supports a 23MP rear camera sensor and a 5.1MP front camera sensor, the LG V10 sports a 16MP rear camera and a 5MP front camera. Hence, this is one area where the Xperia Z5 Premium tops the LG V10.


These days, consumers select phones on the basis of battery power. The Xperia Z5 Premium has a more powerful 3,430mAH battery than the LG V10’s 3,000mAH battery, reports Neurogadget.

PC Advisor reports that the SIM-free Xperia Z5 Premium is now available for $599 on Amazon. The LG V10, on the other hand, can be bought for $249 from eBay, reports BestBuy.

If battery and camera are your priority, choose the Xperia Z5 Premium. Otherwise, the LG V10 can be an ideal choice with its much reasonable price tag.