86points

HTC U12+

50points

Huawei P8

82points

Samsung Galaxy S8

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HTC U12+ vs Huawei P8 vs Samsung Galaxy S8

HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

Why is HTC U12+ better than Huawei P8 & Samsung Galaxy S8?

  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a dual-tone LED flash
  • Has laser autofocus
  • Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
  • Screen is always on
  • Uses 3D facial recognition
  • Supports fast charging

Why is Huawei P8 better than HTC U12+ & Samsung Galaxy S8?

  • Weight
    144gvs188,151g
  • Thickness
    6.4mmvs9.7,8mm
  • Has a radio
  • Height
    144.9mmvs156.6,148.9mm
  • Supports two SIM cards
  • Has a brand lens

Why is Samsung Galaxy S8 better than HTC U12+ & Huawei P8?

  • Pixel density
    568ppivs537,424ppi
  • Resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs1440 x 2880,1080 x 1920px
  • Wireless charging
  • Width
    68.1mmvs73.9,71.8mm
  • Supports slow motion video recording
  • Has manual exposure
  • Supports ANT+
  • Has a heart rate monitor

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

2.Weather sealed
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

3.weight

188g

144g

151g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

9.7mm

6.4mm

8mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

73.9mm

71.8mm

68.1mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

156.6mm

144.9mm

148.9mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

1440 x 2880px

1080 x 1920px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

537ppi

424ppi

568ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

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"

5.2"

5.8"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.Has an AMOLED display
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

6.every pixel has three subpixels
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

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.

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Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

533MHz (HiSilicon Kirin 930)

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

Best

Oukitel WP5000

1000MHz

3.RAM speed

1866MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

1600MHz (HiSilicon Kirin 930)

1688MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

Best

Alcatel 7

3200MHz

4.Uses big.LITTLE technology
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

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 integrated graphics
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

6.CPU threads

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

8 (HiSilicon Kirin 930)

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Motorola Moto G6 Play (Qualcomm Snapdragon 427)

8

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Cameras

1.megapixels

16MP & 12MP

13MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

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.Has laser autofocus
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

A laser autofocus system quickly determines the depth of the subject you want to focus on, allowing you to take photos much faster.

4.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 60fps

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

5.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

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.

6.front camera megapixels

8MP & 8MP

8MP

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

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 P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

3.number of microphones

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 P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

5.has dedicated media keys
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

3500mAh

2600mAh

3000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Has an ultra power save mode
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

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
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

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
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

5.Supports fast charging
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

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
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8
2.Has offline voice recognition
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

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
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8
4.Supports Java
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8
5.Is free and open source
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

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 U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

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.has sensor shift stabilization
HTC U12+
Huawei P8
Samsung Galaxy S8

With sensor shift, the image sensor (rather than the lens) moves to counterbalance any vibration of the camera. This means the image will be stabilised regardless of what lens is being used.

For example

Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite (64GB / 4GB RAM)

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