19points

Motorola Milestone 3

94points

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB

92points

Samsung Galaxy S9

26points

Sony Xperia L

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Motorola Milestone 3 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB vs Samsung Galaxy S9 vs Sony Xperia L

Motorola Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

Why is Motorola Milestone 3 better than Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB & Samsung Galaxy S9 & Sony Xperia L?

  • Width
    64mmvs74.8,68.7,65mm
  • Height
    124mmvs162.5,147.7,128.7mm
  • Has a HDMI output
  • Has a QWERTY keyboard

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB better than Motorola Milestone 3 & Samsung Galaxy S9 & Sony Xperia L?

  • Supports two SIM cards
  • Has AF tracking
  • Shoots raw
  • Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
  • Has out-of-order execution
  • Has a stylus
  • Uses 3D facial recognition

Why is Samsung Galaxy S9 better than Motorola Milestone 3 & Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB & Sony Xperia L?

  • Thickness
    8.5mmvs13,8.6,9.7mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has manual focus
  • Has timelapse function

Why is Sony Xperia L better than Motorola Milestone 3 & Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB & Samsung Galaxy S9?

  • Weight
    137gvs167,195,163g
  • Volume
    81.15cm³vs103.168,104.533,86.249415cm³

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Motorola Milestone 3
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Samsung Galaxy S9
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Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

2.Weather sealed
Motorola Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

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

3.weight

167g

195g

163g

137g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

13mm

8.6mm

8.5mm

9.7mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

64mm

74.8mm

68.7mm

65mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

124mm

162.5mm

147.7mm

128.7mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

540 x 960px

1440 x 2960px

1440 x 2960px

480 x 854px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.has branded damage resistant glass
Motorola Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

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

275ppi

521ppi

570ppi

228ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

4.screen size

4"

6.3"

5.8"

4.3"

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 Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
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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
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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
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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
Motorola Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

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 Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
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With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

3.Uses big.LITTLE technology
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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
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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.

4.Has out-of-order execution
Motorola Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

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

5.RAM

0.5GB

6GB

4GB

1GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

6.Has AES
Motorola Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

8MP

12MP & 12MP

12MP

8MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

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)

1080 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

2160 x 60fps

720 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

1.3MP

8MP

8MP

0.3MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.Has laser autofocus
Motorola Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

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 Mate 20 X

6.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
Motorola Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

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.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Motorola Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

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 Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

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

3.number of microphones

2

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 Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

5.has dedicated media keys
Motorola Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

1540mAh

3300mAh

3000mAh

1750mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Has an ultra power save mode
Motorola Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

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 Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

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

4.wireless charging
Motorola Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

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 Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

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 Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L
2.Has offline voice recognition
Motorola Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

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
Motorola Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L
4.Supports Java
Motorola Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L
5.Is free and open source
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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
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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 Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
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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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Miscellaneous

1.Has a built-in FM transmitter
Motorola Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

Built-in FM transmitter allows you to wirelessly stream music from your device to any radio, e.g. in your car, at a predefined frequency.

For example

T-Mobile Doubleshot

2.Is a system camera
Motorola Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

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

3.supports AVCHD format
Motorola Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

4.has a dedicated Facebook key
Motorola Milestone 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S9
Sony Xperia L

Whenever the Facebook key lights up contents can be quickly shared by pressing it.

For example

HTC Cha Cha

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