88points

HTC U12+

95points

Samsung Galaxy Note 8

70points

Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

HTC U12+
Comparison winner
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold
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145 facts in comparison

HTC U12+ vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold
88
points
95
points
70
points

Why is HTC U12+ better than Samsung Galaxy Note 8 & Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Semiconductor size
    10nmvs10,28nm
  • Has laser autofocus

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 8 better than HTC U12+ & Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold?

  • Supports two SIM cards
  • Has AF tracking
  • Uses HMP
  • Has a barometer
  • Has a stylus
  • Has an iris scanner
  • Has a front-facing LED flash

Why is Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold better than HTC U12+ & Samsung Galaxy Note 8?

  • Weight
    145gvs188,195g
  • Thickness
    8.1mmvs9.7,8.6mm
  • Has a removable battery
  • Width
    72.5mmvs73.9,74.8mm
  • Height
    142mmvs156.6,162.5mm
  • Has an ultra power save mode
  • Volume
    83.39cm³vs112.255578,104.533cm³

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

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

2.Weather sealed
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

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

3.thickness

9.7mm

8.6mm

8.1mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.weight

188g

195g

145g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

5.width

73.9mm

74.8mm

72.5mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

156.6mm

162.5mm

142mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1440 x 2880px

1440 x 2960px

1080 x 1920px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

537ppi

521ppi

432ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

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"

6.3"

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 U12+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

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 U12+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

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+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

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+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

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

3.Has out-of-order execution
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

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+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.OpenGL version

3.1 (Android 8.0 Oreo)

3.1 (Android 7.0 Nougat)

3 (Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19))

OpenGL is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.

Best

蘋果iPhone 5S 銀色

4

6.RAM

6GB

6GB

2GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

Cameras

1.megapixels

16MP & 12MP

12MP & 12MP

16MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

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)

2160 x 60fps

2160 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

8MP & 8MP

8MP

2MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

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

6.Has laser autofocus
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

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

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

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+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

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+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 (64GB / 4GB RAM)

5.has dedicated media keys
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

Battery

1.battery power

3500mAh

3300mAh

2800mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Has an ultra power save mode
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

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.

3.wireless charging
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

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+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

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

5.Supports fast charging
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

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+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold
2.Has offline voice recognition
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

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+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold
5.Is free and open source
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

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+
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S5 Gold

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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