80points

Huawei Mate 10

94points

Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

Huawei Mate 10
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Huawei Mate 10 vs Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

Huawei Mate 10
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Huawei Mate 10
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
80
points
94
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Why is Huawei Mate 10 better than Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)?

  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
  • 0.3mm thinner
    8.2mmvs8.5mm
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has a brand lens
  • Has laser autofocus
  • Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
  • Has manual shutter speed

Why is Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845) better than Huawei Mate 10?

  • 8.81% faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.8GHz & 4 x 1.77GHzvs4 x 2.4 & 4 x 1.8GHz
  • 14.23% higher pixel density
    570ppivs499ppi
  • 15.63% higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs1440 x 2560px
  • 23g lighter
    163gvs186g
  • 2x better video recording quality (main camera)
    2160 x 60fpsvs2160 x 30fps
  • Wireless charging
  • 6.25% wider aperture at minimum focal length
    f/1.5 vs1.6 & 1.6f
  • 9.1mm narrower
    68.7mmvs77.8mm

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Huawei Mate 10
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

2.Weather sealed
Huawei Mate 10
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

3.weight

186g

163g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

8.2mm

8.5mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

77.8mm

68.7mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

150.5mm

147.7mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1440 x 2560px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

499ppi

570ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Huawei Mate 10
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

5.9"

5.8"

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

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

5. newer Gorilla Glass version

4

5

Best

Sony Xperia 1 Dual SIM

6

6.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Huawei Mate 10
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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.

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Huawei Mate 10
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.RAM speed

1600MHz (Huawei Kirin 970)

1866MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

Best

Umidigi One Max

3200MHz

3.Has integrated graphics
Huawei Mate 10
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

4.CPU threads

8 (Huawei Kirin 970)

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

5.Has out-of-order execution
Huawei Mate 10
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.

6.maximum memory bandwidth

12.8GB/s (Huawei Kirin 970)

29.9GB/s (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.

Best

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

31.79GB/s

Cameras

1.megapixels

20MP & 12MP

12MP

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9

48 & 16 & 12MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Huawei Mate 10
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

8MP

8MP

Best

Huawei Honor 10i

32MP

4.video recording (main camera)

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

5.widest aperture

f/1.6 & f/1.6

f/1.5

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

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

2.2 & 1.2f

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Huawei Mate 10
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Huawei Mate 10
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 Mate 10
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

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 Mate 10
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.

For example

Huawei Honor 10i

5.Has dedicated media keys
Huawei Mate 10
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

4000mAh

3000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Huawei Mate 10
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.

3.has a removable battery
Huawei Mate 10
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

For example

Punkt. MP02

4.Has an ultra power save mode
Huawei Mate 10
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

5.Supports fast charging
Huawei Mate 10
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 Mate 10
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Huawei Mate 10
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
2.Has offline voice recognition
Huawei Mate 10
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 Mate 10
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
4.Is free and open source
Huawei Mate 10
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 Mate 10
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
6.Has sharing intents
Huawei Mate 10
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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