59points

Motorola Droid Maxx 2

97points

Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

Motorola Droid Maxx 2
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Motorola Droid Maxx 2 vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

Why is Motorola Droid Maxx 2 better than Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus?

  • 20g lighter
    169gvs189g
  • Has a radio
  • 10.1mm shorter
    148mmvs158.1mm

Why is Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus better than Motorola Droid Maxx 2?

  • 41.18% faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.9GHz & 4 x 1.9GHzvs8 x 1.7GHz
  • 31.27% higher pixel density
    529ppivs403ppi
  • 12.73% bigger screen size
    6.2"vs5.5"
  • 4GB more RAM memory
    6GBvs2GB
  • 14.29% more megapixels (main camera)
    12MP & 12MPvs21MP
  • 2.06x higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs1080 x 1920px
  • 1.6x more megapixels (front camera)
    8MPvs5MP
  • 224GB more internal storage
    256GBvs32GB

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Design

1.weight

169g

189g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

2.Is dustproof and water resistant
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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

3.thickness

10.9mm

8.5mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

75mm

73.8mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.Weather sealed
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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

6.height

148mm

158.1mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.pixel density

403ppi

529ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

2.screen size

5.5"

6.2"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

3.resolution

1080 x 1920px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

4.has branded damage resistant glass
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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.

For example

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

6.has an IPS screen
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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.

For example

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

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Performance

1.CPU speed

8 x 1.7GHz

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

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

10 x 2.6GHz

2.RAM

2GB

6GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

3.has an external memory slot
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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

32GB

256GB

Best

Smartisan Nut R1

1024GB

5.semiconductor size

28nm (Qualcomm Snapdragon 617)

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
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 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.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

21MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.front camera megapixels

5MP

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

3.has built-in optical image stabilization
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 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.

4.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 60fps

2160 x 60fps

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.widest aperture

f/2

f/2.4 & f/1.5

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

HTC U12+ 128GB

1.4 & 2.6f

6.Has a dual-tone LED flash
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 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 radio
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

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 socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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

5.has dedicated media keys
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

3630mAh

3500mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

3.wireless charging
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

6.has a battery level indicator
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.download speed

150MBits/s

1200MBits/s

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

1200MBits/s

2.has NFC
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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

3.Is DLNA certified
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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.

4.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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.

5.Has a fingerprint scanner
Motorola Droid Maxx 2
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

6.Bluetooth version

4.1

5

Best

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

5.1

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