38points

Google Nexus 4

83points

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

Google Nexus 4
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111 facts in comparison

Google Nexus 4 vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

Why is Google Nexus 4 better than Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 34g lighter
    139gvs173g
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 4.7mm narrower
    68.7mmvs73.4mm
  • 25.6mm shorter
    133.9mmvs159.5mm
  • Shoots 360° panorama

Why is Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus better than Google Nexus 4?

  • 1.67x more battery power
    3500mAhvs2100mAh
  • 3.07x faster CPU speed
    8 x 2.3GHzvs4 x 1.5GHz
  • 1.66x higher pixel density
    529ppivs318ppi
  • 31.91% bigger screen size
    6.2"vs4.7"
  • 2GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs2GB
  • 1.5x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MPvs8MP
  • 4.34x higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs768 x 1280px
  • 6.15x more megapixels (front camera)
    8MPvs1.3MP

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

2.Weather sealed
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

3.thickness

9.1mm

8.1mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.weight

139g

173g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

5.width

68.7mm

73.4mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

133.9mm

159.5mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

768 x 1280px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

318ppi

529ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Google Nexus 4
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

4.7"

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
Google Nexus 4
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
Google Nexus 4
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
Google Nexus 4
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
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

3.Has out-of-order execution
Google Nexus 4
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.

4.Has AES
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.OpenGL version

3 (Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19))

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

6.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

Cameras

1.megapixels

8MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Google Nexus 4
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)

1080 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

1.3MP

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

6.has a front camera
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Google Nexus 4
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.

For example

Lenovo Z5s

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

3.number of microphones

2

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
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Vivo Z1 Lite

Battery

1.battery power

2100mAh

3500mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Google Nexus 4
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.

3.has a removable battery
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

4.has a battery level indicator
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
2.Has offline voice recognition
Google Nexus 4
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
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
5.Is free and open source
Google Nexus 4
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
Google Nexus 4
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.

Miscellaneous

1.has a 24p cinema mode
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

2.supports AVCHD format
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

3.Is a system camera
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

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