69points

Huawei P9

79points

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

Huawei P9
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Huawei P9 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

Huawei P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Huawei P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

Why is Huawei P9 better than Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 25g lighter
    144gvs169g
  • 0.9mm thinner
    7mmvs7.9mm
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has a dual-tone LED flash
  • 3mm narrower
    70.9mmvs73.9mm
  • 8.5mm shorter
    145mmvs153.5mm
  • Supports two SIM cards

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820) better than Huawei P9?

  • 16.67% more battery power
    3500mAhvs3000mAh
  • 22.17% higher pixel density
    518ppivs424ppi
  • 9.62% bigger screen size
    5.7"vs5.2"
  • 1.78x higher resolution
    1440 x 2560pxvs1080 x 1920px
  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • 2x faster downloads
    600MBits/svs300MBits/s
  • Wireless charging
  • Weather sealed

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Huawei P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

2.Weather sealed
Huawei P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

3.weight

144g

169g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

7mm

7.9mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

70.9mm

73.9mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

145mm

153.5mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

1080 x 1920px

1440 x 2560px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.has branded damage resistant glass
Huawei P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

3.pixel density

424ppi

518ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

4. newer Gorilla Glass version

3

5

Best

OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition

6

5.screen size

5.2"

5.7"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

6.every pixel has three subpixels
Huawei P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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.

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Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Huawei P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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 820 MSM8996)

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

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.Has integrated graphics
Huawei P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

4.Uses big.LITTLE technology
Huawei P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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.

5.Has out-of-order execution
Huawei P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

4GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

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Cameras

1.megapixels

12MP & 12MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Huawei P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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)

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

4.front camera megapixels

8MP

5MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.Has laser autofocus
Huawei P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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 Honor Magic 2

6.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
Huawei P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Huawei P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Panasonic Eluga X1

5.has dedicated media keys
Huawei P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

3000mAh

3500mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Has an ultra power save mode
Huawei P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

5.Supports fast charging
Huawei P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

Huawei Honor Magic 2

6.has a battery level indicator
Huawei P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Huawei P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
2.Has offline voice recognition
Huawei P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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 P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Huawei P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
5.Is free and open source
Huawei P9
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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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