85points

HTC U12+

21points

Huawei Honor

48points

Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB

85points

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Comparison winner
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
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137 facts in comparison

HTC U12+ vs Huawei Honor vs Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB vs Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
85
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21
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48
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85
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Why is HTC U12+ better than Huawei Honor & Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB & Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)?

  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
  • Has laser autofocus
  • Shoots raw
  • Uses 3D facial recognition
  • Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) front camera

Why is Huawei Honor better than HTC U12+ & Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB & Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)?

  • Weight
    140gvs188,155,201g
  • Has a removable battery
  • Width
    61mmvs73.9,72.4,76.4mm
  • Height
    122mmvs156.6,142.1,161.9mm
  • Volume
    81.86cm³vs112.255578,119.34126400000001,108.84860800000003cm³

Why is Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB better than HTC U12+ & Huawei Honor & Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)?

  • Supports slow motion video recording
  • Has manual exposure
  • Has manual focus

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845) better than HTC U12+ & Huawei Honor & Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB?

  • Battery power
    4000mAhvs3500,1930,2470mAh
  • Screen size
    6.4"vs6,4,5"
  • RAM
    8GBvs6,0.5,2GB
  • Resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs1440 x 2880,480 x 854,720 x 1280px
  • Internal storage
    512GBvs64,1,16GB
  • Thickness
    8.8mmvs9.7,11,11.6mm
  • Wireless charging
  • Has an AMOLED display

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

2.Weather sealed
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

3.weight

188g

140g

155g

201g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

9.7mm

11mm

11.6mm

8.8mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

73.9mm

61mm

72.4mm

76.4mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

156.6mm

122mm

142.1mm

161.9mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1440 x 2880px

480 x 854px

720 x 1280px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

537ppi

245ppi

294ppi

514ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

6"

4"

5"

6.4"

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

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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.

6.Has an AMOLED display
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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 U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

3.Has out-of-order execution
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.Has dynamic frequency scaling
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

6.Uses big.LITTLE technology
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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 e-mail will use the less powerful cores to maximise battery life.

Cameras

1.megapixels

16MP & 12MP

8MP

13MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9

48 & 16 & 12MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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.front camera megapixels

8MP & 8MP

2MP

5MP

8MP

Best

Lenovo Z6 Pro (128GB / 6GB RAM)

32MP

4.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 60fps

720 x 30fps

1080 x 30fps

2160 x 60fps

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

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G

2160 x 60fps

5.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

6.has a flash
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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 U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

3.number of microphones

2

2

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 U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

5.Has dedicated media keys
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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)

Battery

1.battery power

3500mAh

1930mAh

2470mAh

4000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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 U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

4.Supports fast charging
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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.

5.Has an ultra power save mode
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

6.has a battery level indicator
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
2.Has offline voice recognition
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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 U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
4.Is free and open source
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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.

5.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
6.Has sharing intents
HTC U12+
Huawei Honor
Motorola Moto G (3. Gen.) 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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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