12points

Nokia Asha 306

95points

Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

Nokia Asha 306
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Nokia Asha 306 vs Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

Why is Nokia Asha 306 better than Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 67g lighter
    96gvs163g
  • Has a removable battery
  • Has a radio
  • 14.9mm narrower
    53.8mmvs68.7mm
  • 37.4mm shorter
    110.3mmvs147.7mm
  • 11.88% less body volume
    75.96cm³vs86.249415cm³

Why is Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845) better than Nokia Asha 306?

  • 2.7x more battery power
    3000mAhvs1110mAh
  • 18.28x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.8GHz & 4 x 1.77GHzvs1 x 1GHz
  • 3.68x higher pixel density
    570ppivs155ppi
  • 1.93x bigger screen size
    5.8"vs3"
  • 3.97GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs0.03GB
  • 6x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MPvs2MP
  • 44.4x higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs240 x 400px
  • Has branded damage resistant glass

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Design

1.weight

96g

163g

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Palm Phone

62.5g

2.Is dustproof and water resistant
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

3.thickness

12.8mm

8.5mm

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Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

53.8mm

68.7mm

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Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.Weather sealed
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

6.height

110.3mm

147.7mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.pixel density

155ppi

570ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

2.screen size

3"

5.8"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

3.resolution

240 x 400px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

4.has branded damage resistant glass
Nokia Asha 306
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.

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Nokia Asha 306
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 IPS screen
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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.

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

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Performance

1.CPU speed

1 x 1GHz

4 x 2.8GHz & 4 x 1.77GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

10 x 2.6GHz

2.RAM

30MB

4GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

3.has an external memory slot
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

0.1GB

64GB

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1024GB

5.Has integrated LTE
Nokia Asha 306
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.

6.Supports 64-bit
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit applications.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

2MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Nokia Asha 306
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)

240 x 10fps

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.

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1080 x 120fps

4.Has a dual-tone LED flash
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

5.has a BSI sensor
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.

6.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Nokia Asha 306
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 radio
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

5.has dedicated media keys
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

1110mAh

3000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

3.wireless charging
Nokia Asha 306
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.

4.Has an ultra power save mode
Nokia Asha 306
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

5.has a rechargeable battery
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

6.has a battery level indicator
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.has NFC
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

2.Is DLNA certified
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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.

3.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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.

4.Has a fingerprint scanner
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

5.Bluetooth version

2.1

5

Best

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

5.1

6.The browser has word wrap
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.

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Miscellaneous

1.Has a built-in FM transmitter
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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.supports AVCHD format
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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.has a dedicated Facebook key
Nokia Asha 306
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

For example

HTC Cha Cha

4.Is a system camera
Nokia Asha 306
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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