LG G2 vs C2 : What is the Reason to Choose LG G2?

When you are looking for 4K OLED TV in 2022, I’m sure that LG G2 and C2 are two 4K OLED TV series that should be mentioned in your choice list. Both of LG G2 and C2 are introduced as part of LG’s 2022 OLED TV lineup. There are 4 screen size options available for LG G2 : 83-Inch (OLED83G2PUA), 77-Inch (OLED77G2PUA), 65-Inch (OLED65G2PUA) and 55-Inch (OLED55G2PUA) while there are 6 screen size options for LG C2 : 83-Inch (OLED83C2PUA), 77-Inch (OLED77C2PUA), 65-Inch (OLED65C2PUA), 55-Inch (OLED55C2PUA), 48-Inch (OLED55C2PUA) and 42-Inch (OLED42C2PUA). LG G2 is easily noticed as the higher series than LG C2. What is the reason to choose LG G2? We will talk about comparison between LG G2 and C2 in this article to find out the reason to choose LG G2.

LG G2

LG G2
LG G2

LG G2 is 4K LED TV series that introduced as the successor of LG G1. It comes with Gallery Design that make this TV looks beautiful like a piece of art on your wall. The display technology of LG G2 is OLED Evo. OLED Evo is the next generation of OLED that can delivers more excellent contrast brightness with additional deuterium. The peak brightness of LG G2 is also enhanced by Brightness Booster Max integrated with this TV. OLED Evo is also surely able to delivers perfect black since its pixels can be completely powered off. OLED Evo of LG G2 brings Billion Rich Colors with 100% Color Fidelity so that we can enjoy rich and accurate color details on the screen of this TV. 120Hz native refresh rate is already integrated with OLED Evo panel of LG G2 that allows us to enjoy smooth motion images for our favorite action movies and sports. It also supports VRR (Variable Refresh Rate), ALLM (Auto Low Latency Mode), FreeSync Premium, G-SYNC and HGiG that can bring more immersive gaming experience. Cinema HDR (HDR10, Dolby Vision and HLG) as well as Dolby Vision IQ and HDR Dynamic Tone Mapping Pro are already supported by LG G2 that allows us to enjoy enhanced details and expanded contrast from wide range of HDR content sources. LG α9 Gen 5 AI Processor 4K is the picture processor integrated with LG G2. α9 Gen 5 AI Processor 4K that completed with AI Picture Pro is able to optimizes the color, clarity and contrast of the picture delivered on the screen of this TV. We can enjoy wide range of premium entertainment on the screen of LG G2 with WebOS as well as 4K HDR OTA (Over the Air) entertainment with ATSC 3.0 (NextGen TV) integrated with this TV. WebOS is also linked to LG Contents/Apps Store that allows us to run additional smart apps on the screen of this TV. LG G2 already comes with 802.11ax (WiFi 6) that can handle faster internet connection than standard 802.11ac (WiFi 5). The remote control included with LG G2 is Magic Remote w/ Magic Tap (NFC). It allows us to control this TV conveniently with its smart functions (Point, Click, Scroll, Voice) as well as easily mapping LG smartphone into this smart TV using NFC. We can also use Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa and Apple HomeKit/AirPlay2 to control this TV since they are already supported. The speaker system of LG G2 is 4.2CH 60W that powered by AI Sound Pro. It allows us to enjoy rich and powerful sound quality. We can also enjoy higher audio formats with additional AV system using eARC (Enhanced Audio Return Channel) that already supported by LG G2.

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LG C2

LG C2
LG C2

LG C2 can be called as the standard LG’s 2022 4K OLED TV series. It already comes with OLED Evo to brings more excellent contrast brightness on top of its ability to delivers perfect black. OLED Evo panel of LG C2 can delivers perfect black as its pixels can be completely powered off. OLED Evo panel is also able to delivers rich and accurate color details as it can brings 100% color volume with 100% Color Fidelity. LG C2 already supports Cinema HDR (Dolby Vision, HDR10 and HLG) as well as Dolby Vision IQ and HDR Dynamic Tone Mapping Pro so that we can enjoy enhanced details and expanded contrast from wide range of HDR content sources. 120Hz native refresh rate that integrated with OLED Evo panel of LG C2 allows us to enjoy fluid motion images from our favorite action movies and sports. It also can brings minimum input lag when we use this TV as our gaming monitor. VRR (Variable Refresh Rate), ALLM (Auto Low Latency Mode), FreeSync Premium, G-SYNC and HGiG are also supported by LG C2 to bring more immersive gaming experience. LG α9 Gen 5 AI Processor 4K that completed with AI Picture Pro is integrated with LG C2 that optimizes the color, clarity and contrast of the picture delivered on the screen of this TV. WebOS is the operating system integrated with LG C2. It can brings wide range of premium entertainment from our favorite content providers while also allows us to run additional Smart Apps with the access to LG Contents/Apps Store. 802.11ac wireless is already attached to LG C2 to help us easily connect this TV to our home network. LG C2 can be controlled conveniently with the smart functions of its included magic remote (Point, Click, Scroll, Voice) as well as its supported Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa and Apple HomeKit/AirPlay2. The speaker system of LG C2 is quite basic 2CH 20W. It’s basically still able to delivers good sound quality with AI Sound Pro and Dolby Atmos support. But, it’s a good idea to attach additional soundbar to get more powerful sound experience. We can also setup additional AV system with eARC (Enhanced Audio Return Channel) of LG C2 to enjoy higher quality audio formats.

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Table of Similarities & Differences

It’s necessary for us to look at the specs and features of LG G2 and C2 before we can talk more about their comparison. We can find the key specs and features of LG G2 and C2 in the table below with similarities and differences format.

LG G2
LG C2
Similarities
Introduced 2022 2022
Brand LG LG
Resolution 4K UHD 4K UHD
Upscaling Technology AI 4K Upscaling AI 4K Upscaling
Display Technology OLED Evo OLED Evo
Dimming Technology Pixel Level Dimming Pixel Level Dimming
Color Technology
  • Billion Rich Colors
  • 100% Color Fidelity
  • 100% Color Volume
  • Billion Rich Colors
  • 100% Color Fidelity
  • 100% Color Volume
HDR Support
  • HDR10
  • HLG
  • Dolby Vision
  • Dolby Vision IQ
  • HDR Dynamic Tone Mapping Pro
  • HDR10
  • HLG
  • Dolby Vision
  • Dolby Vision IQ
  • HDR Dynamic Tone Mapping Pro
Motion Technology 120Hz Native 120Hz Native
Gaming Technology
  • VRR (Variable Refresh Rate)
  • ALLM (Auto Low Latency Mode)
  • FreeSync Premium
  • G-SYNC
  • HGiG
  • VRR (Variable Refresh Rate)
  • ALLM (Auto Low Latency Mode)
  • FreeSync Premium
  • G-SYNC
  • HGiG
Picture Processor
  • α9 Gen 5 AI Processor 4K
  • AI Picture Pro
  • α9 Gen 5 AI Processor 4K
  • AI Picture Pro
Operating System WebOS WebOS
Control Support
  • Google Assistant
  • Amazon Alexa
  • Apple HomeKit/AirPlay2
  • Google Assistant
  • Amazon Alexa
  • Apple HomeKit/AirPlay2
Sound Technology
  • AI Sound Pro
  • Dolby Atmos
  • WiSA Ready
  • Bluetooth Surround Ready
  • eARC (Enhanced Audio Return Channel)
  • AI Sound Pro
  • Dolby Atmos
  • WiSA Ready
  • Bluetooth Surround Ready
  • eARC (Enhanced Audio Return Channel)
HDMI/USB 4/3 4/3
Differences
Gallery Design YES NO
Brightness Booster Max YES NO
Built-in WiFi 802.11ax (WiFi 6) 802.11ac (WiFi 5)
ATSC 3.0 (NextGen TV) YES NO
Remote Control Magic Remote w/ Magic Tap (NFC) Magic Remote
Speaker System 4.2CH 60W 2.2CH 40W, 42-Inch : 2.0CH 20W
Price Higher Lower

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Comparison of LG G2 and C2

We can find the key specs and features of LG G2 and C2 in the table of similarities and differences above. Based on their specs and features, we can talk more about comparison between LG G2 and C2.

TV Design

LG G2 and C2 come with different TV design. LG G2 comes with Gallery Design while LG C2 comes with standard OLED TV design (refined design). With Gallery design, LG G2 looks beautiful like a piece of art when it’s mounted in the wall.

Picture Technology

LG G2 and C2 come with similar OLED Evo panel. OLED Evo panel comes as a development of standard OLED. It’s completed with additional deuterium to brings wider brightness range. OLED Evo is also able to delivers perfect black since its pixels can be completely powered off. We can also find that LG G2 is additionally completed with Brightness Booster Max that can brings higher peak brightness on the screen of LG G2. OLED Evo panel of LG G2 and C2 also can delivers rich and accurate color details as It can brings 100% color volume with Billion Rich Colors.

Cinema HDR (HDR10, HLG and Dolby Vision) as well as Dolby Vision IQ and HDR Dynamic Tone Mapping Pro are already supported by LG G2 and C2 so that we can enjoy enhanced details and expanded contrast from wide range of HDR content sources. We can also find that both of LG G2 and C2 are powered by α9 Gen 5 AI Processor 4K that completed with AI Picture Pro to optimize the color, clarity and contrast of the picture delivered on the screen of those two TVs.

Motion and Gaming Technology

OLED Evo panel of LG G2 and C2 are completed with 120Hz native refresh rate. Evo Panel with 120Hz native refresh rate is able to brings fluid motion images for our favorite action movies and sports while also can brings minimum input lag when we use those two TVs as our gaming monitor. Both of LG G2 and C2 are also completed with advanced gaming technology such as VRR (Variable Refresh Rate), ALLM (Auto Low Latency Mode), FreeSync Premium, G-SYNC and HGiG so that we can enjoy immersive gaming experience on the screen of those two TVs.

Operating System and Remote Control

WebOS is the operating system that integrated with both LG G2 and C2. WebOS allows us to enjoy wide collection of smart apps from our favorite content providers. WebOS is also connected to LG Contents/Apps Store that allows us to run additional smart apps on the screen of those two TVs. While both of LG G2 and C2 already comes with Built-in WiFi, we can find that their attached wireless are different. LG G2 comes with 802.11ax (WiFi 6) while LG C2 still use 802.11ac (WiFi 5). 802.11ax is capable to handle faster internet connection than 802.11ac. We can also find NEXTGEN TV (ATSC 3.0) is already integrated with LG G2 while it can’t be found in LG C2. ATSC 3.0 allows us to enjoy 4K HDR OTA (Over the Air) entertainment on the screen of LG G2.

Although they both come with Magic Remote that allows us to control those two TVs conveniently with smart functions (Point, Click, Scroll, Voice), we can find that the type of magic remote included with LG G2 and C2 are different. LG G2 comes with Magic Remote w/ Magic Tap (NFC) while LG C2 comes with standard Magic Remote. Magic Remote with Magic Tap (NFC) allows us to easily share contents in our LG smartphone with our LG smart TV using NFC. We can also control both of LG G2 and C2 with Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa and Apple HomeKit/AirPlay2 since they are already supported.

Speaker System and Sound Technology

The speaker system integrated with LG G2 and C2 are different. LG G2 comes with 4.2CH 60W speaker system while LG C2 comes with only 2.2CH 40W speaker system (42-Inch : 2CH 20W). 4.2CH 60W is surely able to delivers richer and more powerful sound experience than 2.2CH 40W /2.0CH 20W speaker system.

To brings better sound experience, we can also find AI Sound Pro is integrated with both LG G2 and C2. We can also find that Dolby Atmos is already supported by LG G2 and C2. Both of LG G2 and C2 are also already WiSA ready as well as Bluetooth sound ready. We can also easily setup more advanced AV system to enjoy higher audio formats since both of LG G2 and C2 already support eARC (Enhanced Audio Return Channel).

Price

As the series that positioned higher, LG G2 is normally offered at the higher price than LG C2 for similar screen size option. How much is the price difference between LG G2 and C2? It’s recommended for us to check the price of those two TVs before we can find their latest price difference since TV prices often change over time.

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What is the Reason to Choose LG G2?

From our discussion about comparison of LG G2 and C2, we can find that the main reason to choose LG G2 is its Gallery Design. We can also find Brightness Booster Max, 802.11ax (WiFi 6), ATSC 3.0 (NextGen TV), Magic Remote w/ Magic Tap (NFC) and 4.2CH 60W as additional reasons to choose LG G2. If you don’t mind to spend more and you are interested in Gallery Design, better brightness with Brightness Booster Max, faster wireless with 802.11ax (WiFi 6), 4K HDR OTA entertainment with ATSC 3.0, easy mirroring with Magic Remote w/ Magic Tap (NFC) as well as richer and more powerful sound with 4.2CH 60W speaker system then LG G2 is the one that you should choose.

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LG C2 is basically a standard version of LG G2. It doesn’t come with Gallery Design, Brightness Booster Max and ATSC 3.0 (NextGen TV) while it also only comes with 802.11ac wireless, standard Magic Remote and 2.2CH 40W (42-Inch : 2.0CH 20W) speaker system. But LG C2 is surely still a good choice for you if your budget is more limited since it already comes with OLED Evo panel, 120Hz native refresh rate that support VRR, ALLM, FreeSync Premium, G-SYNC and HGiG while also powered by α9 Gen 5 AI Processor 4K that support Cinema HDR (HDR10, Dolby Vision, HLG) as well as Dolby Vision IQ and HDR Dynamic Tone Mapping Pro.

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