Compare Apple iPhone 8 vs Samsung Galaxy S8

Summary
Display

5.0" (Medium)

Full HD, Very Sharp

5.5" (Large)

2160x3840, Very Sharp

Performance

Quad core

2.5 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Dual + Dual Core

2.4 GHz + 2 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Storage

32 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

64 GB

2 TB (Expandable)

Camera

12 MP (Main)

7 MP (Front)

16 MP (Main)

8 MP (Front)

Battery

2350 mAh

4000 mAh

Expert Rating
User Rating
General
Launch Date

March 5, 2017 (Unofficial)

February 10, 2017 (Unofficial)

Operating System

iOS v10

Android v7.0 (Nougat)

SIM Slot(s)

Single SIM, GSM

Single SIM, GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano

Network

4G: Yes (supports Indian bands)
3G: Yes, 2G: Yes

4G: Yes (supports Indian bands)
3G: Yes, 2G: Yes

Fingerprint Sensor

Quick Charging

Design
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Dimensions

Height: mm
Width: mm
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Height: mm
Width: mm
Thickness: mm

Build Material

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Waterproof

Water resistant

Display
Screen Resolution

Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels)

2160 x 3840 pixels

Pixel Density

441 ppi

801 ppi

Display Type

OLED

Super AMOLED

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v4

Touch Screen

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Performance
Chipset

Apple A11

Qualcomm Snapdragon 830 MSM8998

Processor

Quad core, 2.5 GHz

Quad core (2.4 GHz, Dual core, Kryo + 2 GHz, Dual core, Kryo)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Adreno 540

RAM

4 GB

6 GB

Storage
Internal Memory

32 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

Up to 256 GB

Up to 2 TB

Camera
Main Camera
Resolution

12 MP + 12 MP Dual Primary Cameras

16 MP Primary Camera

Sensor

Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Autofocus

Aperture

1.8 F

Optical Image Stabilisation

Flash

Quad-color LED Flash

Dual-color LED Flash

Image Resolution

4608 x 2592 Pixels

4616 x 3464 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Burst mode

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

10 x Digital Zoom, 2 x Optical Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Simultaneous HD video and image recording, Touch to focus

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 120 fps, 1280x720 @ 240 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 60 fps, 1280x720 @ 120 fps

Front Camera
Resolution

7 MP Front Camera

8 MP Front Camera

Aperture

2.2 F

Flash

Retina Flash

Battery
Capacity

2350 mAh

4000 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-Polymer

User Replaceable

No

No

Wireless Charging

Quick Charging

Quick

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano

VoLTE

SIM 1

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

Bluetooth

v4.2

v4.2

GPS

with A-GPS, Glonass

with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

USB Connectivity

USB 2.0

USB Type-C

(Doesn't support micro-USB)

Multimedia
FM Radio

No

Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Front

Front

Heart Rate Monitor

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope