94points

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB

80points

Samsung Galaxy S Light Luxury

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB vs Samsung Galaxy S Light Luxury

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
Samsung Galaxy S Light Luxury

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB better than Samsung Galaxy S Light Luxury?

  • Has branded damage resistant glass
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • Is DLNA certified
  • Has a dual-tone LED flash
  • 4nm smaller semiconductor size
    10nmvs14nm
  • Has manual exposure
  • Has a heart rate monitor
  • Shoots raw

Why is Samsung Galaxy S Light Luxury better than Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB?

  • 45g lighter
    150gvs195g
  • 0.6mm thinner
    8mmvs8.6mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a radio
  • 6.7mm narrower
    68.1mmvs74.8mm
  • 13.6mm shorter
    148.9mmvs162.5mm
  • 22.4% less body volume
    81.12cm³vs104.533cm³
  • Shoots 360° panorama

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Design

1.weight

195g

150g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

2.Is dustproof and water resistant
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Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

3.thickness

8.6mm

8mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

74.8mm

68.1mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

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

6.height

162.5mm

148.9mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.pixel density

521ppi

426ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

2.screen size

6.3"

5.8"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

3.resolution

1440 x 2960px

1080 x 2220px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

4.has branded damage resistant glass
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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
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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.

For example

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

6.has an IPS screen
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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

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

4 x 2.2GHz & 4 x 1.84GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 660)

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

10 x 2.6GHz

2.RAM

6GB

4GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

3.has an external memory slot
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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

256GB

64GB

Best

Smartisan Nut R1

1024GB

5.semiconductor size

10nm

14nm (Qualcomm Snapdragon 660)

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7nm

6.Has integrated LTE
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The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

12MP & 12MP

16MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.front camera megapixels

8MP

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

3.has built-in optical image stabilization
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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)

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

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

5.widest aperture

f/2.4 & f/1.7

f/1.7

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

HTC U12+ 128GB

1.4 & 2.6f

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

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Audio

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

5.has dedicated media keys
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The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

3300mAh

3000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

3.wireless charging
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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
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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
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

6.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.download speed

600MBits/s

600MBits/s

Best

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

1200MBits/s

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

3.Is DLNA certified
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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
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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
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The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

6.Bluetooth version

5

5

Best

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

5.1

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Miscellaneous

1.has sensor shift stabilization
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With sensor shift, the image sensor (rather than the lens) moves to counterbalance any vibration of the camera. This means the image will be stabilised regardless of what lens is being used.

For example

Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite (64GB / 4GB RAM)

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