14points

Motorola FIRE

100points

Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

96points

Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

Motorola FIRE
Comparison winner
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
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140 facts in comparison

Motorola FIRE vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
14
points
100
points
96
points

Why is Motorola FIRE better than Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus & Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Weight
    110gvs189,163g
  • Has a removable battery
  • Has a radio
  • Width
    58mmvs73.8,68.7mm
  • Height
    119mmvs158.1,147.7mm
  • Has a QWERTY keyboard

Why is Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus better than Motorola FIRE & Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)?

  • Has a two-stage shutter
  • Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
  • Can be used as a PC

Why is Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845) better than Motorola FIRE & Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus?

  • Pixel density
    570ppivs143,529ppi
  • Volume
    86.25cm³vs95.2476,99.17612999999999cm³
  • Has out-of-order execution
  • Has a front-facing LED flash

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

2.Weather sealed
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

3.thickness

13.8mm

8.5mm

8.5mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.weight

110g

189g

163g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

5.width

58mm

73.8mm

68.7mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

119mm

158.1mm

147.7mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

240 x 320px

1440 x 2960px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

143ppi

529ppi

570ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

2.8"

6.2"

5.8"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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.

6.Has an AMOLED display
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

3.Has out-of-order execution
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

4.Has AES
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.RAM

0.3GB

6GB

4GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

6.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

Cameras

1.megapixels

3.2MP

12MP & 12MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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)

480 x 30fps

2160 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

4.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

5.Has laser autofocus
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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 Honor Magic 2

6.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

3.number of microphones

2

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
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

5.has dedicated media keys
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

Battery

1.battery power

1400mAh

3500mAh

3000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Has an ultra power save mode
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

3.has a removable battery
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

4.wireless charging
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

5.Supports fast charging
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
2.Has offline voice recognition
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

3.Supports Java
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
5.Is free and open source
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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.

Miscellaneous

1.has a 24p cinema mode
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

2.Is a system camera
Motorola FIRE
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

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