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Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy Note 9 vs Apple iPhone 8

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Last Updated:  Mon, 7 Sep'20
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Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
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Samsung Galaxy Note 9
Samsung Galaxy Note 9
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Apple iPhone 8
Apple iPhone 8
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Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
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Samsung Galaxy Note 9
Samsung Galaxy Note 9
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Apple iPhone 8
Apple iPhone 8

Basic Information

  • User Rating
    8.5
    8.6
    7.7
  • Spec Score
    8
    8.1
    6.6

General

  • Bluetooth
    5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
    5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
    5.0, A2DP, LE

Design

  • Height
    6.22 inches
    6.37 inches
    5.45 inches
  • Width
    2.91 inches
    3.01 inches
    2.65 inches
  • Thickness
    0.33 inches
    0.35 inches
    0.29 inches
  • Weight
    189 g
    201 g
    148 g
  • Color
    Midnight Black, Coral Blue, Titanium Gray, Lilac Purple, Burgundy Red, Sunrise Gold, Ice Blue, Polaris Blue
    Metallic Copper, Lavender Purple, Ocean Blue, Midnight Black, Pure White, Alpine White
    Silver, Space Gray, Gold, Red
  • Build
    Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame
    Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame
    Front/back glass, aluminum frame

Display

  • Screen Size
    6.2 inches
    6.4 inches
    4.7 inches
  • Display Type
    Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
    Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
    IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
  • Display Resolution
    1440 x 2960 pixels
    1440 x 2960 pixels
    750 x 1334 pixels
  • Pixel Density
    529 ppi
    516 ppi
    326 ppi
  • Aspect Ratio
    18.5:10
    18.5:9
  • Protection
    Corning Gorilla Glass 5
    Corning Gorilla Glass 5
    Ion-strengthened glass, oleophobic coating
  • Screen to Body Ratio
    84.20%
    83.40%
    65.40%

Performance

  • OS
    Android 8.0 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie)
    Android 8.1 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie) One UI
    iOS 11, upgradable to iOS 12.3
  • GPU
    Mali-G72 MP18
    Mali-G72 MP18
    Apple GPU (three-core graphics)
  • Chipset GP
    Exynos 9810 (10 nm)
    Exynos 9810 (10 nm)
    Apple A11 Bionic (10 nm)
  • CPU
    Octa-core (4x2.7 GHz Mongoose M3 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)
    Octa-core (4x2.7 GHz Mongoose M3 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)
    Hexa-core (2x Monsoon 4x Mistral)

Memory & Storage

  • RAM/Internal Storage
    64/128/256 GB, 6 GB RAM
    512 GB, 8 GB RAM or 128 GB, 6 GB RAM
    64/256 GB, 2 GB RAM
  • Expandable Memory
    microSD, up to 1 TB (uses shared SIM slot) - dual SIM model only
    microSD, up to 1 TB (uses shared SIM slot) - dual SIM model only
    No

Back Camera

  • Dual Camera
    12 MP, f/1.5-2.4, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55, 1.4 micron|12 MP, f/2.4, 52mm (telephoto), 1/3.6, 1.0 micron, 2x optical zoom
    12 MP, f/1.5-2.4, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55, 1.4 micron|12 MP, f/2.4, 52mm (telephoto), 1/3.4, 1.0 micron, 2x optical zoom
  • Autofocus
    Dual Pixel PDAF, AF
    dual pixel PDAF, AF
    PDAF
  • OIS
    OIS
    OIS
    OIS
  • Back Camera Video
    2160p60fps, 1080p240fps, 720p960fps, HDR, dual-video rec.
    2160p60fps, 1080p240fps, 720p960fps, HDR, dual-video rec.
    2160p24/30/60fps, 1080p30/60/120/240fps
  • Back Camera Features
    LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama
    LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama
    Quad-LED dual-tone flash, HDR

Front Camera

  • Single Camera
    8 MP, f/1.7, 25mm (wide), 1/3.6, 1.22 micron, AF
    8 MP, f/1.7, 25mm (wide), 1/3.6, 1.22 micron, AF
    7 MP, f/2.2
  • Front Camera Video
    1440p30fps
    1440p30fps
    1080p30fps
  • Front Camera Features
    Dual video call, Auto-HDR
    Dual video call, Auto-HDR
    Face detection, HDR, panorama

Sound

  • HeadPhone Jack
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • Loudspeaker
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • Audio Features
    32-bit/384kHz audio|Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
    32-bit/384kHz audio|Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
    Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Battery

  • Battery Capacity
    3500 mAh
    4000 mAh
    1821 mAh
  • User Replaceable
    Non-removable
    Non-removable
    Non-removable
  • Charging
    Fast battery charging 15W (Quick Charge 2.0)|Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent)
    Fast battery charging 15W (Quick Charge 2.0)|Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent)
    Fast battery charging 15W: 50% in 30 min|USB Power Delivery 2.0|Qi wireless charging
  • Battery Type
    Li-Ion
    Li-Ion
    Li-Ion

Communications

  • WLAN
    Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
    Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
    Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot
  • GPS
    Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
    Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
    Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS
  • Radio
    FM radio
    No
    No
  • USB
    3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
    3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
    2.0, proprietary reversible connector
  • NFC
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
  • SIM
    Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
    Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
    Nano-SIM
  • Network Support
    GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
    GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
    GSM / HSPA / LTE

Miscellaneous Features

  • Sensors
    Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
    Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
    Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
  • Water Resistant
    IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
    IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
    IP67 dust/water resistant (up to 1m for 30 mins)

Launch

  • Announced On
    2018, February
    2018, August
    2017, September
  • Status
    Available. Released 2018, March
    Available. Released 2018, August
    Available. Released 2017, September

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