20points

Nokia N9

94points

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Nokia N9
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Nokia N9 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Why is Nokia N9 better than Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)?

  • 60g lighter
    135gvs195g
  • Has a radio
  • 13.6mm narrower
    61.2mmvs74.8mm
  • 46mm shorter
    116.5mmvs162.5mm
  • 17.47% less body volume
    86.27cm³vs104.533cm³

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) better than Nokia N9?

  • 2.28x more battery power
    3300mAhvs1450mAh
  • 17.4x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.45GHz & 4 x 1.9GHzvs1 x 1GHz
  • 2.08x higher pixel density
    521ppivs251ppi
  • 1.62x bigger screen size
    6.3"vs3.9"
  • 5GB more RAM memory
    6GBvs1GB
  • 3x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MP & 12MPvs8MP
  • 10.4x higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs480 x 854px
  • 26.67x more megapixels (front camera)
    8MPvs0.3MP

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Design

1.weight

135g

195g

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62.5g

2.Is dustproof and water resistant
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

3.thickness

12.1mm

8.6mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

61.2mm

74.8mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.Weather sealed
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

6.height

116.5mm

162.5mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.pixel density

251ppi

521ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

2.screen size

3.9"

6.3"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

3.resolution

480 x 854px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

4.has branded damage resistant glass
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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 N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

1 x 1GHz

4 x 2.45GHz & 4 x 1.9GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

10 x 2.6GHz

2.RAM

1GB

6GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

3.has an external memory slot
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

16GB

256GB

Best

Smartisan Nut R1

1024GB

5.Has integrated LTE
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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 N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

8MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.front camera megapixels

0.3MP

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

3.has built-in optical image stabilization
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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)

720 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

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1080 x 120fps

5.Has a dual-tone LED flash
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

6.has a BSI sensor
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

2.has a radio
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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 N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

5.has dedicated media keys
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

1450mAh

3300mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

3.wireless charging
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

4.has a rechargeable battery
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

5.has a battery level indicator
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

6.Supports fast charging
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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.

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Features

1.download speed

14.4MBits/s

600MBits/s

Best

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

1200MBits/s

2.has NFC
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

3.Is DLNA certified
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

6.Bluetooth version

2.1

5

Best

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

5.1

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Miscellaneous

1.Has a built-in FM transmitter
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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.has a dedicated Facebook key
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

For example

HTC Cha Cha

4.supports AVCHD format
Nokia N9
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

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