94points

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

49points

Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) vs Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) better than Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini?

  • 0.5mm thinner
    8.6mmvs9.1mm
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • Wireless charging
  • Has a dual-tone LED flash
  • Has integrated LTE
  • 18nm smaller semiconductor size
    10nmvs28nm
  • Supports two SIM cards
  • Supports slow motion video recording

Why is Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini better than Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)?

  • 75g lighter
    120gvs195g
  • Has a removable battery
  • 10mm narrower
    64.8mmvs74.8mm
  • 31.4mm shorter
    131.1mmvs162.5mm
  • Has an ultra power save mode

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

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

2.Weather sealed
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

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

3.weight

195g

120g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

8.6mm

9.1mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

74.8mm

64.8mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

162.5mm

131.1mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

1440 x 2960px

720 x 1280px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.has branded damage resistant glass
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

3.screen size

6.3"

4.5"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

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)

5.Has an AMOLED display
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

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.Has integrated LTE
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

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.GPU clock speed

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

440MHz (Samsung Exynos 3470)

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.Has integrated graphics
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

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

4.Uses big.LITTLE technology
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

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.

5.Has out-of-order execution
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

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

6.RAM

6GB

1.5GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

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Cameras

1.megapixels

12MP & 12MP

8MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

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)

2160 x 30fps

1080 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.Has laser autofocus
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

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

5.front camera megapixels

8MP

2.1MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

6.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

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
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

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 socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

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

3.has a radio
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Panasonic Eluga X1

4.has dedicated media keys
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

3300mAh

2100mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Has an ultra power save mode
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

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.

3.has a removable battery
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

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

4.wireless charging
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

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
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

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
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

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 S5 Mini
2.Has offline voice recognition
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

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
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
4.Supports Java
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
5.Is free and open source
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

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 S5 Mini

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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