79points

Apple iPhone 8 Plus

79points

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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Apple iPhone 8 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

Why is Apple iPhone 8 Plus better than Samsung Galaxy S7 edge?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 0.2mm thinner
    7.5mmvs7.7mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has a dual-tone LED flash
  • Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
  • Has AirPlay
  • Has timelapse function

Why is Samsung Galaxy S7 edge better than Apple iPhone 8 Plus?

  • 34.58% more battery power
    3600mAhvs2675mAh
  • 33.17% higher pixel density
    534ppivs401ppi
  • 1GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs3GB
  • 1.78x higher resolution
    1440 x 2560pxvs1080 x 1920px
  • Has an external memory slot
  • 45g lighter
    157gvs202g
  • Is DLNA certified
  • 5.56% wider aperture at minimum focal length
    f/1.7 vs2.8 & 1.8f

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

2.Weather sealed
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

3.weight

202g

157g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

7.5mm

7.7mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

78.1mm

72.6mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

158.4mm

150.9mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

1080 x 1920px

1440 x 2560px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.has branded damage resistant glass
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

534ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

4.screen size

5.5"

5.5"

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 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

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Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

3.Uses big.LITTLE technology
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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.

4.Has out-of-order execution
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

5.RAM

3GB

4GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

6.Has AES
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

12MP & 12MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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 60fps

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

5MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.Has laser autofocus
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Panasonic Eluga X1

5.has dedicated media keys
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

2675mAh

3600mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Has an ultra power save mode
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

Oppo A7

3.wireless charging
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

5.Supports fast charging
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
2.Has offline voice recognition
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
5.Is free and open source
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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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Miscellaneous

1.Supports instant markup
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

Instant markup allows you to easily add notes to PDFs or screenshots using a stylus.

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