16points

Huawei Ascend W2

23points

Pantech Vega No 6

91points

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

84points

Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Comparison winner
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition
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133 facts in comparison

Huawei Ascend W2 vs Pantech Vega No 6 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) vs Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition
16
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23
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91
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84
points

Why is Huawei Ascend W2 better than Pantech Vega No 6 & Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) & Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition?

  • Width
    66.7mmvs83.2,74.8,74.8mm
  • Height
    134mmvs158.6,162.5,154.9mm

Why is Pantech Vega No 6 better than Huawei Ascend W2 & Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) & Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition?

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) better than Huawei Ascend W2 & Pantech Vega No 6 & Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition?

  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • Wireless charging
  • Weather sealed
  • Supports ANT+
  • Has a heart rate monitor
  • Shoots raw
  • Uses HMP
  • Has a curved display

Why is Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition better than Huawei Ascend W2 & Pantech Vega No 6 & Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)?

  • CPU speed
    4 x 2.8GHz & 4 x 1.77GHzvs2 x 1.4,4 x 1.5,4 x 2.45 & 4 x 1.9GHz
  • RAM
    8GBvs0.5,2,6GB
  • Thickness
    7.6mmvs9.9,9.9,8.6mm
  • Video recording (main camera)
    2160 x 60fpsvs720 x 30,1080 x 30,2160 x 30fps
  • Shoots 360° panorama
  • Has manual focus
  • Volume
    88.06cm³vs88.48422000000002,130.635648,104.533cm³
  • Has manual shutter speed

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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

2.Weather sealed
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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

3.thickness

9.9mm

9.9mm

8.6mm

7.6mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

66.7mm

83.2mm

74.8mm

74.8mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.height

134mm

158.6mm

162.5mm

154.9mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

6.volume

88.48cm³

130.64cm³

104.53cm³

88.06cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

Display

1.resolution

480 x 800px

1080 x 1920px

1440 x 2960px

1080 x 2248px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

217ppi

373ppi

521ppi

402ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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

4.3"

5.9"

6.3"

6.21"

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

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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

3.Has out-of-order execution
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.RAM

0.5GB

2GB

6GB

8GB

Best

Huawei Nova 4

128GB

6.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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

Cameras

1.megapixels

8MP

13MP

12MP & 12MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9

48 & 16 & 12MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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)

720 x 30fps

1080 x 30fps

2160 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

4.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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

5.has a flash
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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

6.Has laser autofocus
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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

For example

LG G8s ThinQ

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB / 6GB RAM)

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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

3.Has a radio
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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

For example

Lenovo Z5 Pro 64GB

4.Has dedicated media keys
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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

1700mAh

3140mAh

3300mAh

3000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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

4.Has an ultra power save mode
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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

5.Supports fast charging
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition
2.Has offline voice recognition
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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

3.Supports Java
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition
4.Is free and open source
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition
6.Has sharing intents
Huawei Ascend W2
Pantech Vega No 6
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

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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