17points

Motorola Pro

91points

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

81points

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

Motorola Pro
Comparison winner
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
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Motorola Pro vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) vs Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
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91
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81
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Why is Motorola Pro better than Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) & Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)?

  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
  • Weight
    134gvs195,157g
  • Has a removable battery
  • Width
    61mmvs74.8,72.6mm
  • Height
    119mmvs162.5,150.9mm
  • Has a QWERTY keyboard

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) better than Motorola Pro & Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)?

  • Semiconductor size
    10nmvs45,14nm
  • Supports two SIM cards
  • Has USB Type-C
  • Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
  • Has out-of-order execution
  • Has a stylus
  • Has an iris scanner
  • Uses 3D facial recognition

Why is Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa) better than Motorola Pro & Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)?

  • Battery power
    3600mAhvs1820,3300mAh
  • CPU speed
    8 x 2.6GHzvs1 x 1,4 x 2.45 & 4 x 1.9GHz
  • Pixel density
    534ppivs186,521ppi
  • Thickness
    7.7mmvs11.7,8.6mm
  • Volume
    84.36cm³vs84.93029999999999,104.533cm³

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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

2.Weather sealed
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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

3.weight

134g

195g

157g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

11.7mm

8.6mm

7.7mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

61mm

74.8mm

72.6mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

119mm

162.5mm

150.9mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

320 x 480px

1440 x 2960px

1440 x 2560px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

186ppi

521ppi

534ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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

3.1"

6.3"

5.5"

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

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. 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 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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

3.Has out-of-order execution
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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

6.Uses big.LITTLE technology
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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 e-mail will use the less powerful cores to maximise battery life.

Cameras

1.megapixels

5MP

12MP & 12MP

12MP

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9

48 & 16 & 12MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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 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

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G

2160 x 60fps

4.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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

5.has a flash
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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

6.has a front camera
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

For example

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB / 6GB RAM)

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

For example

Xiaomi Mi Play

5.Has dedicated media keys
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

For example

Blu Vivo One Plus (2019)

Battery

1.battery power

1820mAh

3300mAh

3600mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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

4.Supports fast charging
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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.

5.has a battery level indicator
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

6.has a rechargeable battery
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
2.Has offline voice recognition
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
4.Is free and open source
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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.

5.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)
6.Has sharing intents
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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.supports AVCHD format
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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

3.Is a system camera
Motorola Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa)

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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