23points

Huawei Honor 3C

92points

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

100points

Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
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Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
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Huawei Honor 3C vs Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845) vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

Why is Huawei Honor 3C better than Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845) & Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Weight
    140gvs201,189g
  • Has a removable battery
  • Has a radio
  • Width
    71.4mmvs76.4,73.8mm
  • Height
    139.5mmvs161.9,158.1mm
  • Volume
    91.63cm³vs108.84860800000003,99.17612999999999cm³

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845) better than Huawei Honor 3C & Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)?

  • Has a stylus

Why is Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845) better than Huawei Honor 3C & Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)?

  • Pixel density
    529ppivs294,514ppi
  • Thickness
    8.5mmvs9.2,8.8mm
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • Is DLNA certified
  • Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
  • Has a two-stage shutter
  • Supports slow motion video recording
  • Has manual exposure

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

2.Weather sealed
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

3.weight

140g

201g

189g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

9.2mm

8.8mm

8.5mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

71.4mm

76.4mm

73.8mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

139.5mm

161.9mm

158.1mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

720 x 1280px

1440 x 2960px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

294ppi

514ppi

529ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (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

5"

6.4"

6.2"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.Has an AMOLED display
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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (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.

6.every pixel has three subpixels
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (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.Uses big.LITTLE technology
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (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 email will use the less powerful cores to maximise battery life.

3.Has integrated graphics
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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

4.Has out-of-order execution
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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (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.

5.RAM

2GB

8GB

6GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

6.Has AES
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

8MP

12MP & 12MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (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.Has laser autofocus
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

Huawei Mate 20 X

4.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

2160 x 60fps

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

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

5.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

5MP

8MP

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (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
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

5.has dedicated media keys
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

2300mAh

4000mAh

3500mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Has an ultra power save mode
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (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

3.wireless charging
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

5.Supports fast charging
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (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.

6.has a battery level indicator
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
2.Has offline voice recognition
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (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
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
5.Is free and open source
Huawei Honor 3C
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (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.

6.Has sharing intents
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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (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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