51points

Huawei P8

69points

Huawei P9

Huawei P8
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Huawei P8 vs Huawei P9

Huawei P8
Huawei P9
Huawei P8
Huawei P9
51
points
69
points

Why is Huawei P8 better than Huawei P9?

  • 0.6mm thinner
    6.4mmvs7mm
  • Has a radio
  • 0.1mm shorter
    144.9mmvs145mm
  • Has integrated graphics

Why is Huawei P9 better than Huawei P8?

  • 15.38% more battery power
    3000mAhvs2600mAh
  • 25% faster CPU speed
    8 x 2.5GHzvs8 x 2GHz
  • 1GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs3GB
  • 1.85x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MP & 12MPvs13MP
  • 2x better video recording quality (main camera)
    1080 x 60fpsvs1080 x 30fps
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Has a fingerprint scanner
  • Has a dual-tone LED flash

Top specs and features

Design

1.Weather sealed
Huawei P8
Huawei P9

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

For example

Punkt. MP02

2.weight

144g

144g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

3.thickness

6.4mm

7mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

71.8mm

70.9mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.height

144.9mm

145mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

6.has a QWERTY keyboard
Huawei P8
Huawei P9

Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.

For example

Crosscall Shark-X3

Display

1.resolution

1080 x 1920px

1080 x 1920px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

424ppi

424ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Huawei P8
Huawei P9

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

5.2"

5.2"

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 P8
Huawei P9

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 P8
Huawei P9

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

For example

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

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Huawei P8
Huawei P9

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

533MHz (HiSilicon Kirin 930)

850MHz (HiSilicon Kirin 955)

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

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.DirectX version

11 (HiSilicon Kirin 930)

11.2 (HiSilicon Kirin 955)

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

Best

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

12

4.Has integrated graphics
Huawei P8
Huawei P9

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

5.Has out-of-order execution
Huawei P8
Huawei P9

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

For example

ZTE Blade V8 16GB

6.maximum memory bandwidth

12.8GB/s (HiSilicon Kirin 930)

25.6GB/s (HiSilicon Kirin 955)

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

13MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9

48 & 16 & 12MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Huawei P8
Huawei P9

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

ZTE Blade V10 (32GB / 3GB RAM)

32MP

4.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

1080 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.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Huawei P8
Huawei P9

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

6.has a flash
Huawei P8
Huawei P9

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

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Huawei P8
Huawei P9

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 P8
Huawei P9

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 P8
Huawei P9

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 P8
Huawei P9

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

2600mAh

3000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Huawei P8
Huawei P9

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

For example

ZTE Axon 10 Pro 5G

3.has a removable battery
Huawei P8
Huawei P9

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 P8
Huawei P9

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 P8
Huawei P9

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.

For example

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

6.has a battery level indicator
Huawei P8
Huawei P9

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Huawei P8
Huawei P9
2.Has offline voice recognition
Huawei P8
Huawei P9

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 P8
Huawei P9
4.Is free and open source
Huawei P8
Huawei P9

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 P8
Huawei P9
6.Has sharing intents
Huawei P8
Huawei P9

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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