52points

HTC One A9 16GB

81points

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

HTC One A9 16GB
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HTC One A9 16GB vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

HTC One A9 16GB
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
HTC One A9 16GB
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

Why is HTC One A9 16GB better than Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus?

  • 30g lighter
    143gvs173g
  • 0.8mm thinner
    7.3mmvs8.1mm
  • 2.6mm narrower
    70.8mmvs73.4mm
  • 13.7mm shorter
    145.8mmvs159.5mm
  • 20.54% less body volume
    75.36cm³vs94.82913cm³

Why is Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus better than HTC One A9 16GB?

  • 1.63x more battery power
    3500mAhvs2150mAh
  • 1.7x faster CPU speed
    8 x 2.3GHzvs4 x 1.5 & 4 x 1.2GHz
  • 19.95% higher pixel density
    529ppivs441ppi
  • 24% bigger screen size
    6.2"vs5"
  • 2GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs2GB
  • 2.06x higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs1080 x 1920px
  • 2x more megapixels (front camera)
    8MPvs4MP
  • 48GB more internal storage
    64GBvs16GB

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Design

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

2.Weather sealed
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

3.weight

143g

173g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

7.3mm

8.1mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

70.8mm

73.4mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

145.8mm

159.5mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

1080 x 1920px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.has branded damage resistant glass
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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.

3.pixel density

441ppi

529ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

4. newer Gorilla Glass version

3

5

Best

OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition

6

5.screen size

5"

6.2"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

6.Has an AMOLED display
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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
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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.GPU clock speed

500MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 617)

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.RAM speed

800MHz

1688MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Alcatel 7

3200MHz

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

5.CPU threads

8

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

6.Uses big.LITTLE technology
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

13MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
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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

4MP

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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.

For example

Huawei Honor Magic 2

6.widest aperture

f/2

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

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
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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

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

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

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Panasonic Eluga X1

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Battery

1.battery power

2150mAh

3500mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
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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
HTC One A9 16GB
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
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

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