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Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)
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Huawei P9 (EVA-L29) vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Why is Huawei P9 (EVA-L29) better than Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 51g lighter
    144gvs195g
  • 1.6mm thinner
    7mmvs8.6mm
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 3.9mm narrower
    70.9mmvs74.8mm
  • 17.5mm shorter
    145mmvs162.5mm
  • 31.16% less body volume
    71.96cm³vs104.533cm³
  • Has manual focus

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) better than Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)?

  • 10% more battery power
    3300mAhvs3000mAh
  • 22.88% higher pixel density
    521ppivs424ppi
  • 21.15% bigger screen size
    6.3"vs5.2"
  • 2GB more RAM memory
    6GBvs4GB
  • 2.06x higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs1080 x 1920px
  • 192GB more internal storage
    256GBvs64GB
  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • 2x faster downloads
    600MBits/svs300MBits/s

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

2.Weather sealed
Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

3.weight

144g

195g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

7mm

8.6mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

70.9mm

74.8mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

145mm

162.5mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

1080 x 1920px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

424ppi

521ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

4. newer Gorilla Glass version

3

5

Best

OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition

6

5.screen size

5.2"

6.3"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

6.Has an AMOLED display
Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

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Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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 955)

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

Best

Oukitel WP5000

1000MHz

3.Uses big.LITTLE technology
Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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.

4.Has integrated graphics
Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

5.Has out-of-order execution
Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

6.RAM

4GB

6GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

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Cameras

1.megapixels

12MP & 12MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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 P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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 60fps

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

5.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

8MP

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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 P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Panasonic Eluga X1

5.has dedicated media keys
Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

3000mAh

3300mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Has an ultra power save mode
Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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 P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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 P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

5.Supports fast charging
Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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 P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
2.Has offline voice recognition
Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
4.Supports Java
Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
5.Is free and open source
Huawei P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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 P9 (EVA-L29)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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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