96points

Samsung Galaxy Note 8

24points

Samsung Galaxy SII LTE

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs Samsung Galaxy SII LTE

Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy SII LTE
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy SII LTE
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24
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Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 8 better than Samsung Galaxy SII LTE?

  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • Wireless charging
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Weather sealed
  • Has a fingerprint scanner
  • Has a dual-tone LED flash
  • Has a BSI sensor

Why is Samsung Galaxy SII LTE better than Samsung Galaxy Note 8?

  • 60g lighter
    135gvs195g
  • 0.1mm thinner
    8.5mmvs8.6mm
  • Has a removable battery
  • 8.7mm narrower
    66.1mmvs74.8mm
  • 37.2mm shorter
    125.3mmvs162.5mm
  • 32.75% less body volume
    70.4cm³vs104.533cm³
  • Has a HDMI output

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Design

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

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

3.weight

195g

135g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

8.6mm

8.5mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

74.8mm

66.1mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

162.5mm

125.3mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1440 x 2960px

480 x 800px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

521ppi

207ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.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.

4.screen size

6.3"

4.5"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

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

Huawei Honor View 20

6.Has an AMOLED display
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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
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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.

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

3.Has out-of-order execution
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Samsung Galaxy SII LTE

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

For example

ZTE Blade V8 16GB

4.Has AES
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AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.RAM

6GB

1GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

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

Cameras

1.megapixels

12MP & 12MP

8MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
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Samsung Galaxy SII LTE

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.front camera megapixels

8MP

2MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

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

5.Has laser autofocus
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Samsung Galaxy SII LTE

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 Honor Magic 2

6.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
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Samsung Galaxy SII LTE

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.

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.

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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Samsung Galaxy SII LTE

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

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 radio
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It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Panasonic Eluga X1

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

For example

ZTE Nubia X

Battery

1.battery power

3300mAh

1850mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
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Samsung Galaxy SII LTE

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
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Samsung Galaxy SII LTE

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

4.Supports fast charging
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Samsung Galaxy SII LTE

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
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Samsung Galaxy SII LTE

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

6.has a rechargeable battery
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Samsung Galaxy SII LTE

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
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Samsung Galaxy SII LTE
2.Has offline voice recognition
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Samsung Galaxy SII LTE

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Supports Java
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Samsung Galaxy SII LTE
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
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5.Is free and open source
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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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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 built-in FM transmitter
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Samsung Galaxy SII LTE

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.has a 24p cinema mode
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Samsung Galaxy SII LTE

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

3.supports AVCHD format
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Samsung Galaxy SII LTE

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

4.Is a system camera
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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

5.has a dedicated Facebook key
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Samsung Galaxy SII LTE

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

For example

HTC Cha Cha

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