76points

Apple iPhone 7 Plus

82points

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

Apple iPhone 7 Plus
Comparison winner
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146 facts in comparison

Apple iPhone 7 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

Apple iPhone 7 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Apple iPhone 7 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
76
points
82
points

Why is Apple iPhone 7 Plus better than Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 0.8mm thinner
    7.3mmvs8.1mm
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has a dual-tone LED flash
  • 1.3mm shorter
    158.2mmvs159.5mm
  • Has a serial shot mode
  • 5.13% less body volume
    89.96cm³vs94.82913cm³

Why is Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus better than Apple iPhone 7 Plus?

  • 20.69% more battery power
    3500mAhvs2900mAh
  • 2.67x faster CPU speed
    8 x 2.3GHzvs2 x 2.34 & 2 x 1.1GHz
  • 31.92% higher pixel density
    529ppivs401ppi
  • 12.73% bigger screen size
    6.2"vs5.5"
  • 1GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs3GB
  • 2.06x higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs1080 x 1920px
  • 14.29% more megapixels (front camera)
    8MPvs7MP
  • Has an external memory slot

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Apple iPhone 7 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

2.Weather sealed
Apple iPhone 7 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

3.thickness

7.3mm

8.1mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.weight

188g

173g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

5.width

77.9mm

73.4mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

158.2mm

159.5mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1080 x 1920px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

401ppi

529ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Apple iPhone 7 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

4.screen size

5.5"

6.2"

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
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Apple iPhone 7 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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.Has out-of-order execution
Apple iPhone 7 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

5.Has AES
Apple iPhone 7 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

6.OpenGL version

3.3 (Apple A10 Fusion)

3.1 (Android 7.0 Nougat)

OpenGL is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.

Best

蘋果iPhone 5S 銀色

4

Cameras

1.megapixels

12MP & 12MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Apple iPhone 7 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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.widest aperture

f/1.8 & f/1.8

f/1.7

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

Vivo NEX 2

1.3 & 1.8 & 1.8f

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Apple iPhone 7 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Apple iPhone 7 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Huawei Y7 Pro (2019)

5.has dedicated media keys
Apple iPhone 7 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

Battery

1.battery power

2900mAh

3500mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2. longer battery life

21h

22h

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
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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.

For example

Huawei Honor View 20

6.has a battery level indicator
Apple iPhone 7 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Apple iPhone 7 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
2.Has offline voice recognition
Apple iPhone 7 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

3.Supports Java
Apple iPhone 7 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Apple iPhone 7 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
5.Is free and open source
Apple iPhone 7 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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.

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