76points

Apple iPhone 8 Plus

59points

Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)

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Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
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143 facts in comparison

Apple iPhone 8 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
76
points
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
59
points
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)

Why is Apple iPhone 8 Plus better than Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)?

  • 2.3% higher pixel density
    401ppivs392ppi
  • Has branded damage resistant glass
    ?
  • Is dustproof and water resistant
    ?
  • 128GB more internal storage
    256GBvs128GB
  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
    ?
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 33.33% faster downloads
    600MBits/svs450MBits/s

Why is Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) better than Apple iPhone 8 Plus?

  • 42.06% more battery power
    3800mAhvs2675mAh
  • 1.5x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.2GHz & 4 x 1.84GHzvs2 x 2.53 & 4 x 1.42GHz
  • 14.55% bigger screen size
    ?

    6.3"vs5.5"
  • 5GB more RAM memory
    8GBvs3GB
  • 15.63% higher resolution
    1080 x 2220pxvs1080 x 1920px
  • 1.96x more megapixels (main camera)
    24MP & 8MP & 10MP & 5MPvs12 & 12MP
  • 3.43x more megapixels (front camera)
    24MPvs7MP
  • Has an external memory slot
    ?

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
?

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

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
2.Weather sealed
?

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

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
3.thinner
?

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

7.5mm

7.8mm

4.lighter
?

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

202g

183g

5.shorter
?

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

158.4mm

162.5mm

6.narrower
?

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

78.1mm

77mm

Display

1. higher resolution
?

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

1080 x 1920px

1080 x 2220px

2. higher pixel density
?

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

401ppi

392ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
?

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

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
4. bigger screen size
?

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

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

5.5"

6.3"

5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
6.Has an AMOLED display
?

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

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
?

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

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
2.Has integrated graphics
?

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

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
3.Has out-of-order execution
?

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

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
4.Has AES
?

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
5.Has dynamic frequency scaling
?

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
6. more RAM memory
?

Best

OnePlus 7 Pro

12GB

3GB

8GB

Cameras

1. more megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9

48 & 16 & 12MP

12MP & 12MP

24MP & 8MP & 10MP & 5MP

2. more megapixels (front camera)
?

Best

Honor 20

32MP

7MP

24MP

3.has built-in optical image stabilization
?

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.

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
4. better video recording quality (main camera)
?

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

Honor 20 Pro

2160 x 60fps

2160 x 60fps

2160 x 30fps

5. wider aperture at minimum focal length
?

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

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB / 6GB RAM)

2.2 & 1.2f

f/2.8 & f/1.8

f/1.7 & f/2.4 & f/2.4 & f/2.2

6.has a flash
?

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
?

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

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

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

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
3. more microphone(s)
?

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

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

3

2

4.Has a radio
?

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
5.Has dedicated media keys
?

Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

For example

Blu Vivo One Plus (2019)

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)

Battery

1. more battery power
?

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2675mAh

3800mAh

2.Supports fast charging
?

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.

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
3.has wireless charging
?

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

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
4.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Punkt. MP02

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
5.Has an ultra power save mode
?

The device can save battery by using just a black-and-white screen with a few basic icons. This means even with a small amount of battery, you can keep the device running for a long time.

For example

Sony Xperia L2 Dual SIM

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
6.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
2.Has offline voice recognition
?

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

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
3.Supports Java
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
4.Is free and open source
?

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.

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
5.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
6.Has sharing intents
?

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.

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)

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