37points

Huawei Honor 4C

67points

Huawei Mate 8

96points

Samsung Galaxy Note 8

84points

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

96points

Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Comparison winner
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
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141 facts in comparison

Huawei Honor 4C vs Huawei Mate 8 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa) vs Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
37
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67
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96
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84
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96
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Why is Huawei Honor 4C better than Huawei Mate 8 & Samsung Galaxy Note 8 & Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa) & Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)?

  • Height
    143.3mmvs157.1,162.5,150.9,147.7mm

Why is Huawei Mate 8 better than Huawei Honor 4C & Samsung Galaxy Note 8 & Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa) & Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)?

  • Has a brand lens
  • Has manual shutter speed

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 8 better than Huawei Honor 4C & Huawei Mate 8 & Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa) & Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)?

  • Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
  • Has a stylus
  • Uses 3D facial recognition

Why is Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa) better than Huawei Honor 4C & Huawei Mate 8 & Samsung Galaxy Note 8 & Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)?

  • Weight
    157gvs162,185,195,163g
  • Thickness
    7.7mmvs8.8,7.9,8.6,8.5mm

Why is Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845) better than Huawei Honor 4C & Huawei Mate 8 & Samsung Galaxy Note 8 & Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)?

  • Pixel density
    570ppivs294,368,521,534ppi
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Video recording (main camera)
    2160 x 60fpsvs1080 x 30,1080 x 30,2160 x 30,2160 x 30fps
  • Width
    68.7mmvs71.9,80.6,74.8,72.6mm
  • Shoots 360° panorama
  • Has out-of-order execution
  • Has timelapse function

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

2.Weather sealed
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

3.thickness

8.8mm

7.9mm

8.6mm

7.7mm

8.5mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.weight

162g

185g

195g

157g

163g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

5.width

71.9mm

80.6mm

74.8mm

72.6mm

68.7mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

143.3mm

157.1mm

162.5mm

150.9mm

147.7mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

720 x 1280px

1080 x 1920px

1440 x 2960px

1440 x 2560px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

294ppi

368ppi

521ppi

534ppi

570ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (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"

6.3"

5.5"

5.8"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (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.

6.Has an AMOLED display
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (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
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (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
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

3.Has out-of-order execution
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (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
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.OpenGL version

3 (Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19))

3.1 (Android 6.0 Marshmallow)

3.1 (Android 7.0 Nougat)

3.1 (Android 6.0 Marshmallow)

3.1 (Android 8.0 Oreo)

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

Best

蘋果iPhone 5S 銀色

4

6.RAM

2GB

4GB

6GB

4GB

4GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

Cameras

1.megapixels

13MP

16MP

12MP & 12MP

12MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (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

5MP

8MP

8MP

5MP

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

4.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 30fps

2160 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

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

5.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

6.has a flash
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (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 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (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

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 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (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
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (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

2550mAh

4000mAh

3300mAh

3600mAh

3000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Has an ultra power save mode
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (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.has a removable battery
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

For example

Nokia 130 (2017) Dual SIM

4.wireless charging
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

5.Supports fast charging
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (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 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
2.Has offline voice recognition
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (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 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
4.Is free and open source
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (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
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
6.Has sharing intents
Huawei Honor 4C
Huawei Mate 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Samsung Galaxy S9 (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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