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Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Dual SIM

79points

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Dual SIM
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Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Dual SIM vs Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Dual SIM
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Dual SIM
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

Why is Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Dual SIM better than Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)?

  • 4g lighter
    165gvs169g
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a removable battery
  • Has a radio
  • Supports 4K resolution
  • Has a dual-tone LED flash
  • 1.6mm shorter
    151.9mmvs153.5mm
  • Supports two SIM cards

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820) better than Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Dual SIM?

  • 4.79% more battery power
    3500mAhvs3340mAh
  • 1GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs3GB
  • 32GB more internal storage
    64GBvs32GB
  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • 0.2mm thinner
    7.9mmvs8.1mm
  • Has a fingerprint scanner
  • Weather sealed
  • 4.5mm narrower
    73.9mmvs78.4mm

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Design

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

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

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

3.weight

165g

169g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

8.1mm

7.9mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

78.4mm

73.9mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

151.9mm

153.5mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

1440 x 2560px

1440 x 2560px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.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.

3.pixel density

518ppi

518ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

4. newer Gorilla Glass version

4

5

Best

OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition

6

5.screen size

5.7"

5.7"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

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.

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Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
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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

650MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994)

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

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

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.RAM speed

1600MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994)

1688MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

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

Best

Alcatel 7

3200MHz

4.Has integrated graphics
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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

5.Uses big.LITTLE technology
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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.

6.Has out-of-order execution
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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.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

20MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
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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.front camera megapixels

5MP

5MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

4.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

5.has a brand lens
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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

The lens is made by a reputable photographic equipment manufacturer, as opposed to a low-cost unbranded lens.

6.has a flash
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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
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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.

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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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
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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

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Battery

1.battery power

3340mAh

3500mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

3.wireless charging
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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 battery level indicator
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Dual SIM
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
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2.Has offline voice recognition
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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.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
4.Supports Java
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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
5.Is free and open source
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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
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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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