34points

Kyocera DuraScout

93points

Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Kyocera DuraScout
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Kyocera DuraScout vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Why is Kyocera DuraScout better than Samsung Galaxy Note 8?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 8g lighter
    187gvs195g
  • Has a radio
  • 6.4mm narrower
    68.4mmvs74.8mm
  • 26.1mm shorter
    136.4mmvs162.5mm
  • Has out-of-order execution
  • Has sapphire glass display

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 8 better than Kyocera DuraScout?

  • 6.45% more battery power
    3300mAhvs3100mAh
  • 2.86x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.3GHz & 4 x 1.7GHzvs4 x 1.4GHz
  • 1.6x higher pixel density
    521ppivs326ppi
  • 40% bigger screen size
    6.3"vs4.5"
  • 4GB more RAM memory
    6GBvs2GB
  • 3x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MP & 12MPvs8MP
  • 4.63x higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs720 x 1280px
  • 4x more megapixels (front camera)
    8MPvs2MP

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

2.Weather sealed
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

3.weight

187g

195g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

13.2mm

8.6mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

68.4mm

74.8mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

136.4mm

162.5mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

720 x 1280px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

326ppi

521ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

4.5"

6.3"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.Has an AMOLED display
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

6.every pixel has three subpixels
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.Has integrated graphics
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

3.CPU threads

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8928 (1.4GHz))

8 (Samsung Exynos 8895)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Motorola Moto G6 Play (Qualcomm Snapdragon 427)

8

4.Uses big.LITTLE technology
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

6.RAM

2GB

6GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

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Cameras

1.megapixels

8MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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 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

5.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

2MP

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

3.number of microphones

1

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
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

5.has dedicated media keys
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

3100mAh

3300mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2. longer battery life

26h

38h

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.wireless charging
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

5.Supports fast charging
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
2.Has offline voice recognition
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
4.Supports Java
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
5.Is free and open source
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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
Kyocera DuraScout
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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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