75points

Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB

95points

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Comparison winner
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
vs
vs

149 facts in comparison

Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Why is Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB better than Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 7g lighter
    188gvs195g
  • 1.3mm thinner
    7.3mmvs8.6mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 4.3mm shorter
    158.2mmvs162.5mm
  • 13.94% less body volume
    89.96cm³vs104.533cm³
  • Has AirPlay

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) better than Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB?

  • 13.79% more battery power
    3300mAhvs2900mAh
  • 2.53x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.45GHz & 4 x 1.9GHzvs2 x 2.34 & 2 x 1.1GHz
  • 29.93% higher pixel density
    521ppivs401ppi
  • 14.55% bigger screen size
    6.3"vs5.5"
  • 3GB more RAM memory
    6GBvs3GB
  • 2.06x higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs1080 x 1920px
  • 14.29% more megapixels (front camera)
    8MPvs7MP
  • Has an external memory slot

Videos

Powered by

Top specs and features

relevant

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

2.Weather sealed
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

3.weight

188g

195g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

7.3mm

8.6mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

77.9mm

74.8mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

158.2mm

162.5mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

relevant

Display

1.resolution

1080 x 1920px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.has branded damage resistant glass
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

3.pixel density

401ppi

521ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

4.screen size

5.5"

6.3"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

6.Has an AMOLED display
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

relevant

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

2.Has integrated graphics
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

3.CPU threads

6 (Apple A10 Fusion)

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

4.Uses big.LITTLE technology
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Using big.LITTLE technology, a chip can switch between two sets of processor cores in order to maximise performance and battery life. For example, when playing a game the more powerful cores will be used to increase performance, whereas checking email will use the less powerful cores to maximise battery life.

5.Has out-of-order execution
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

6.RAM

3GB

6GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

relevant

Cameras

1.megapixels

12MP & 12MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

3.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

4.front camera megapixels

7MP

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.Has laser autofocus
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

A laser autofocus system quickly determines the depth of the subject you want to focus on, allowing you to take photos much faster.

For example

Huawei Honor Magic 2

6.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

A dual-lens camera captures two images and overlays them. This technology creates sharper images, especially in low light conditions, and allows you to use effects such as softening the background.

relevant

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

3.number of microphones

3

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

4.has a radio
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Panasonic Eluga X1

5.has dedicated media keys
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

relevant

Battery

1.battery power

2900mAh

3300mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2. longer battery life

21h

38h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Vernee V2 Pro

96h

3.wireless charging
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

4.has a removable battery
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Blu Advance L4

5.Supports fast charging
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

6.has a battery level indicator
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

relevant

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
2.Has offline voice recognition
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
4.Supports Java
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
5.Is free and open source
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

6.Has sharing intents
Apple iPhone 7 Plus 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

Top 10 smartphones

Add to comparison
    This page is currently only available in English.