91points

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

27points

ZTE Grand X

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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845) vs ZTE Grand X

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845) better than ZTE Grand X?

  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • 0.6mm thinner
    8.8mmvs9.4mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Wireless charging
  • Has NFC
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Has a fingerprint scanner
  • Has a dual-tone LED flash

Why is ZTE Grand X better than Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)?

  • 29g lighter
    172gvs201g
  • 3.5mm narrower
    72.9mmvs76.4mm
  • 17.1mm shorter
    144.8mmvs161.9mm
  • 9.05% less body volume
    99.23cm³vs108.84860800000003cm³

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Design

1.weight

201g

172g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

2.Is dustproof and water resistant
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

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

3.thickness

8.8mm

9.4mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

76.4mm

72.9mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.Weather sealed
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

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

6.height

161.9mm

144.8mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.screen size

6.4"

5"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

2.resolution

1440 x 2960px

540 x 960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

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

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

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 IPS screen
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

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)

6.Has an AMOLED display
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

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

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Performance

1.CPU speed

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

2 x 1.2GHz

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

10 x 2.6GHz

2.RAM

8GB

1GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

3.has an external memory slot
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

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

512GB

4GB

Best

Smartisan Nut R1

1024GB

5.semiconductor size

10nm (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

28nm

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7nm

6.Has integrated LTE
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

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

5MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.front camera megapixels

8MP

1MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

3.has built-in optical image stabilization
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

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.

For example

Huawei Mate 20 X

4.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 60fps

720 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.Has a dual-tone LED flash
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

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
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

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
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

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
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Panasonic Eluga X1

3.number of microphones

2

1

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
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

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

5.has dedicated media keys
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

4000mAh

2300mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

3.wireless charging
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

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
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

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
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

6.has a battery level indicator
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.has NFC
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

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

2.Is DLNA certified
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

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.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

3.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

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
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

5.Bluetooth version

5

4

Best

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

5.1

6.The browser has word wrap
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
ZTE Grand X

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

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