83points

Huawei P20

84points

Samsung Galaxy S8

Huawei P20
Comparison winner
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148 facts in comparison

Huawei P20 vs Samsung Galaxy S8

Huawei P20
Samsung Galaxy S8
Huawei P20
Samsung Galaxy S8
83
points
84
points

Why is Huawei P20 better than Samsung Galaxy S8?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 0.35mm thinner
    7.65mmvs8mm
  • Has a radio
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 5.88% wider aperture at minimum focal length
    f/1.8 & f/1.6vs1.7f
  • Has a dual-tone LED flash
  • 0.45% less body volume
    80.76cm³vs81.12072cm³

Why is Samsung Galaxy S8 better than Huawei P20?

  • 3.57% faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.45GHz & 4 x 1.9GHzvs4 x 2.4 & 4 x 1.8GHz
  • 32.71% higher pixel density
    568ppivs428ppi
  • 1.77x higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs1080 x 2224px
  • Has an external memory slot
  • Has branded damage resistant glass
  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • 14g lighter
    151gvs165g
  • Is DLNA certified

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Huawei P20
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

2.Weather sealed
Huawei P20
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

3.thickness

7.65mm

8mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.weight

165g

151g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

5.width

70.8mm

68.1mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

149.1mm

148.9mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1080 x 2224px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

428ppi

568ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Huawei P20
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

5.8"

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 P20
Samsung Galaxy S8

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 P20
Samsung Galaxy S8

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 P20
Samsung Galaxy S8

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.GPU clock speed

850MHz (HiSilicon Kirin 970)

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.Has integrated graphics
Huawei P20
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

4.Has out-of-order execution
Huawei P20
Samsung Galaxy S8

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

5.Has AES
Huawei P20
Samsung Galaxy S8

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

6.OpenGL version

3.2 (HiSilicon Kirin 970)

3.1 (Android 7.0 Nougat)

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

Best

蘋果iPhone 5S 銀色

4

Cameras

1.megapixels

20MP & 12MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Huawei P20
Samsung Galaxy S8

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 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

24MP

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.widest aperture

f/1.8 & f/1.6

f/1.7

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

Vivo NEX 2

1.3 & 1.8 & 1.8f

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Huawei P20
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Huawei P20
Samsung Galaxy S8

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 P20
Samsung Galaxy S8

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 P20
Samsung Galaxy S8

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

5.has dedicated media keys
Huawei P20
Samsung Galaxy S8

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

Battery

1.battery power

3400mAh

3000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2. longer battery life

19h

22h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Vernee V2 Pro

96h

3.Has an ultra power save mode
Huawei P20
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

4.wireless charging
Huawei P20
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

5.has a removable battery
Huawei P20
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

6.Supports fast charging
Huawei P20
Samsung Galaxy S8

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.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Huawei P20
Samsung Galaxy S8
2.Has offline voice recognition
Huawei P20
Samsung Galaxy S8

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 P20
Samsung Galaxy S8
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Huawei P20
Samsung Galaxy S8
5.Is free and open source
Huawei P20
Samsung Galaxy S8

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
Huawei P20
Samsung Galaxy S8

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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