20points

Lava Iris Alfa

92points

Samsung Galaxy S9

Lava Iris Alfa
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Lava Iris Alfa vs Samsung Galaxy S9

Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

Why is Lava Iris Alfa better than Samsung Galaxy S9?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 7g lighter
    156gvs163g
  • Has a radio
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 6.7mm shorter
    141mmvs147.7mm

Why is Samsung Galaxy S9 better than Lava Iris Alfa?

  • 36.36% more battery power
    3000mAhvs2200mAh
  • 4x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.9GHz & 4 x 1.9GHzvs4 x 1.2GHz
  • 16% bigger screen size
    5.8"vs5"
  • 3GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs1GB
  • 2.4x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MPvs5MP
  • 10.4x higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs480 x 854px
  • 26.67x more megapixels (front camera)
    8MPvs0.3MP
  • Has branded damage resistant glass

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Design

1.weight

156g

163g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

2.Is dustproof and water resistant
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

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

3.thickness

9.2mm

8.5mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

71mm

68.7mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.Weather sealed
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

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

6.height

141mm

147.7mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.screen size

5"

5.8"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

2.resolution

480 x 854px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

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

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

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.

5.has an IPS screen
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.

6.Has an AMOLED display
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

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.CPU speed

4 x 1.2GHz

4 x 2.9GHz & 4 x 1.9GHz (Samsung Exynos 9810)

Best

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10 x 2.6GHz

2.RAM

1GB

4GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

3.has an external memory slot
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

4.internal storage

8GB

64GB

Best

Smartisan Nut R1

1024GB

5.semiconductor size

28nm

10nm (Samsung Exynos 9810)

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7nm

6.Has integrated LTE
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

5MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.front camera megapixels

0.3MP

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

3.has built-in optical image stabilization
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

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.

4.Has a dual-tone LED flash
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

A dual-tone flash has LED lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.

5.has a BSI sensor
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.

6.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

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 radio
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

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 socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

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

5.has dedicated media keys
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

2200mAh

3000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

3.wireless charging
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

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

4.Has an ultra power save mode
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

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.has a rechargeable battery
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

6.has a battery level indicator
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.has NFC
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

2.Is DLNA certified
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.

3.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

4.Has a fingerprint scanner
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

5.Bluetooth version

4

5

Best

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

5.1

6.The browser has word wrap
Lava Iris Alfa
Samsung Galaxy S9

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.

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