70points

Microsoft Lumia 950 Dual SIM

83points

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

Microsoft Lumia 950 Dual SIM
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Microsoft Lumia 950 Dual SIM vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

Microsoft Lumia 950 Dual SIM
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Microsoft Lumia 950 Dual SIM
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
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83
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Why is Microsoft Lumia 950 Dual SIM better than Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus?

  • 23g lighter
    150gvs173g
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a removable battery
  • Has a radio
  • Supports 4K resolution
  • Has a dual-tone LED flash
  • 0.2mm narrower
    73.2mmvs73.4mm
  • 14.5mm shorter
    145mmvs159.5mm

Why is Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus better than Microsoft Lumia 950 Dual SIM?

  • 16.67% more battery power
    3500mAhvs3000mAh
  • 1.68x faster CPU speed
    8 x 2.3GHzvs6 x 1.82GHz
  • 19.23% bigger screen size
    6.2"vs5.2"
  • 1GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs3GB
  • 15.63% higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs1440 x 2560px
  • 1.6x more megapixels (front camera)
    8MPvs5MP
  • 32GB more internal storage
    64GBvs32GB
  • Is dustproof and water resistant

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

2.Weather sealed
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

3.thickness

8.2mm

8.1mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.weight

150g

173g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

5.width

73.2mm

73.4mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

145mm

159.5mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1440 x 2560px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

564ppi

529ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
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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"

6.2"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5. newer Gorilla Glass version

3

5

Best

OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition

6

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

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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.RAM speed

933MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 MSM8992)

1688MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Alcatel 7

3200MHz

3.Has integrated graphics
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

4.Has out-of-order execution
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

5.Has AES
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

6.RAM

3GB

4GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

Cameras

1.megapixels

20MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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)

2160 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

4.front camera megapixels

5MP

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.pixel size

1.25µm

1.4µm

The pixel size measures the length of the individual photodetectors (pixels) in the image sensor. Larger pixels can capture more light, providing better image quality and improved low-light performance.

Best

Meizu 16 (64GB / 6GB RAM)

1 & 1.55µm

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Microsoft Lumia 950 Dual SIM
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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 socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

Battery

1.battery power

3000mAh

3500mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Microsoft Lumia 950 Dual SIM
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

3.has a removable battery
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

4.has a battery level indicator
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Microsoft Lumia 950 Dual SIM
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
2.Has offline voice recognition
Microsoft Lumia 950 Dual SIM
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

3.Supports Java
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
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5.Is free and open source
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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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