56points

HTC One S9

80points

Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

HTC One S9
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HTC One S9 vs Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

Why is HTC One S9 better than Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a radio

Why is Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa) better than HTC One S9?

  • 5.63% more battery power
    3000mAhvs2840mAh
  • 30% faster CPU speed
    8 x 2.6GHzvs8 x 2GHz
  • 30.25% higher pixel density
    577ppivs443ppi
  • 2% bigger screen size
    5.1"vs5"
  • 2GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs2GB
  • 1.78x higher resolution
    1440 x 2560pxvs1080 x 1920px
  • 25% more megapixels (front camera)
    5MPvs4MP
  • 48GB more internal storage
    64GBvs16GB

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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

2.Weather sealed
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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

3.weight

158g

152g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

10mm

7.9mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

69.7mm

69.6mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

144.6mm

142.4mm

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
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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

443ppi

577ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

4.screen size

5"

5.1"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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

3.CPU threads

8 (MediaTek Helio X10)

8 (Samsung Exynos 8890)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

4.Uses big.LITTLE technology
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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.

5.Has out-of-order execution
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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

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ZTE Blade V8 16GB

6.RAM

2GB

4GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

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Cameras

1.megapixels

13MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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

5MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.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

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

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Battery

1.battery power

2840mAh

3000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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

3.has a battery level indicator
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

4.has a rechargeable battery
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)
2.Has offline voice recognition
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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

3.Supports Java
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)
5.Is free and open source
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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
HTC One S9
Samsung Galaxy S7 (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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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