83points

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

93points

Samsung Galaxy S9

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy S9

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9
83
points
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
93
points
Samsung Galaxy S9

Why is Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus better than Samsung Galaxy S9?

  • 16.67% more battery power
    3500mAhvs3000mAh
  • 6.9% bigger screen size
    ?

    6.2"vs5.8"
  • 0.4mm thinner
    8.1mmvs8.5mm
  • Shoots raw
    ?
  • Has out-of-order execution
    ?
  • Has manual shutter speed
    ?

Why is Samsung Galaxy S9 better than Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus?

  • 4.35% faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.9GHz & 4 x 1.9GHzvs8 x 2.3GHz
  • 7.75% higher pixel density
    570ppivs529ppi
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 10g lighter
    163gvs173g
  • 17.19% faster downloads
    1200MBits/svs1024MBits/s
  • 2x better video recording quality (main camera)
    ?

    2160 x 60fpsvs2160 x 30fps
  • 11.76% wider aperture at minimum focal length
    ?

    f/1.5 vs1.7f
  • Has a dual-tone LED flash
    ?

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
?

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

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9
2.Weather sealed
?

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

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9
3.weight
?

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

173g

163g

4.thickness
?

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

8.1mm

8.5mm

5.height
?

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

159.5mm

147.7mm

6.width
?

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

73.4mm

68.7mm

Display

1.resolution
?

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

1440 x 2960px

1440 x 2960px

2.pixel density
?

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

529ppi

570ppi

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 S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9
4.screen size
?

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

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

6.2"

5.8"

5. newer Gorilla Glass version
?

Best

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

6

5

5

6.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

For example

Honor 20

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9

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 S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9
2.Has integrated graphics
?

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

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9
3.CPU threads
?

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

8 (Samsung Exynos 9810)

4.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 S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9
5.Has AES
?

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9
6.OpenGL version
?

OpenGL is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.

Best

蘋果iPhone 5S 銀色

4

3.1 (Android 7.0 Nougat)

3.1 (Android 8.0 Oreo)

Cameras

1.megapixels
?

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9

48 & 16 & 12MP

12MP

12MP

2.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 S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9
3.front camera megapixels
?

Best

Honor 20

32MP

8MP

8MP

4.video recording (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 60fps

5.widest aperture
?

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/1.5

6.pixel size
?

The pixel size measures the length of the individual photodetectors (pixels) in the image sensor. Larger pixels can capture more light, providing better image quality and improved low-light performance.

Best

Vivo Y95

2.2 & 2.4µm

1.4µm

1.4µm

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.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9
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 S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9
3.number of microphones
?

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

Honor 20 Lite

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9
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 S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9

Battery

1.battery power
?

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

3500mAh

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

22h

24h

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 S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9
4.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 S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9
5.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Punkt. MP02

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9
6.Has an ultra power save mode
?

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

HTC Desire 12s (32GB / 3GB RAM)

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9
2.Has offline voice recognition
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Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9
3.Supports Java
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9
4.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.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9
5.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9
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 S8 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9

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