77points

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

87points

Samsung Galaxy S8

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
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130 facts in comparison

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge vs Samsung Galaxy S8

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8
77
points
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
87
points
Samsung Galaxy S8

Why is Samsung Galaxy S7 edge better than Samsung Galaxy S8?

  • 20% more battery power
    3600mAhvs3000mAh
  • 0.3mm thinner
    7.7mmvs8mm
  • 5h longer battery life
    ?

    27hvs22h
  • 1 more flash LEDs
    ?

    2vs1

Why is Samsung Galaxy S8 better than Samsung Galaxy S7 edge?

  • 2.02x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.45GHz & 4 x 1.9GHzvs4 x 2.15GHz
  • 6.37% higher pixel density
    568ppivs534ppi
  • 5.45% bigger screen size
    ?

    5.8"vs5.5"
  • 15.63% higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs1440 x 2560px
  • 1.6x more megapixels (front camera)
    8MPvs5MP
  • 6g lighter
    151gvs157g
  • 2.28x faster downloads
    1024MBits/svs450MBits/s
  • 0.8 newer Bluetooth version
    5vs4.2

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
?

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

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8
2.Weather sealed
?

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

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8
3.thinner
?

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

7.7mm

8mm

4.lighter
?

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

157g

151g

5.shorter
?

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

150.9mm

148.9mm

6.narrower
?

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

72.6mm

68.1mm

Display

1. higher resolution
?

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

1440 x 2560px

1440 x 2960px

2. higher pixel density
?

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

534ppi

568ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
?

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

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8
4. bigger screen size
?

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

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

5.5"

5.8"

5. newer Gorilla Glass version
?

Best

Asus Zenfone 6 (2019) 128GB / 6GB RAM

6

5

5

6.Has an AMOLED display
?

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

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
?

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

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8
2. faster GPU clock speed
?

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

Best

Samsung Galaxy A40

1300MHz

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

3. higher ram speed
?

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Vernee X (64GB / 4GB RAM)

3200MHz

1688MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

1688MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

4.Has integrated graphics
?

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

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8
5. more CPU threads
?

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

6.Has out-of-order execution
?

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

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8

Cameras

1. more megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9

48 & 16 & 12MP

12MP

12MP

2. more megapixels (front camera)
?

Best

Honor 20

32MP

5MP

8MP

3.has built-in optical image stabilization
?

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.

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8
4. better video recording quality (main camera)
?

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

Honor 20 Pro

2160 x 60fps

2160 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

5. wider aperture at minimum focal length
?

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

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB / 6GB RAM)

2.2 & 1.2f

f/1.7

f/1.7

6.has a flash
?

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
?

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

Asus Zenfone 6 (2019) 128GB / 6GB RAM

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

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

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8
3. more microphone(s)
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

2

2

4.Has a radio
?

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

For example

Sony Xperia L2 Dual SIM

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8
5.Has dedicated media keys
?

Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

For example

Blu Vivo One Plus (2019)

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8

Battery

1. more battery power
?

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

3600mAh

3000mAh

2. longer battery life
?

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Vernee V2 Pro

96h

27h

22h

3.Supports fast charging
?

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.

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8
4.has wireless charging
?

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

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8
5.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Punkt. MP02

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8
6.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8
2.Has offline voice recognition
?

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

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8
3.Supports Java
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8
4.Is free and open source
?

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.

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8
5.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8
6.Has sharing intents
?

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.

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8

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