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Summary
80%
90%
Display

5.7" (14.48 cm)

QHD (2k), 515 PPI

5.8" (14.73 cm)

1440x2960 px, 568 PPI

Performance

Octa Core

2 GHz, 3 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2.3 GHz + 1.7 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Storage

32 GB

200 GB (Expandable)

64 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

Camera

20 MP (Primary)

5 MP(Front)

12 MP (Primary)

8 MP(Front)

Battery

3340 mAh

19 h talktime (3G)

3000 mAh

20 h talktime (3G)

Expert Rating
User Rating

★★★★★
★★★★★

3.7/5 based on 294 ratings

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★★★★★

4.6/5 based on 30,581 ratings

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General
Launch Date

November 30, 2015 (Official)

May 5, 2017 (Official)

Brand

Microsoft

Samsung

Model

Lumia 950 XL Dual SIM

Galaxy S8

Operating System

Windows Phone v10

Android v7.0 (Nougat)

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

Network

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

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

Fingerprint Sensor

yes

Quick Charging

yes Fast

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 151.9 mm
Width: 78.4 mm
Thickness: 8.1 mm

Height: 148.9 mm
Width: 68.1 mm
Thickness: 8.0 mm

Weight

165 grams

155 grams

Build Material

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Colours

Black, White

Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Coral Blue, Arctic Silver, Maple Gold, Burgundy Red

Waterproof

yes Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 1.5 meter), IP68

Ruggedness

Dust proof

Display
Very Good
Excellent
Screen Size

5.7 " (14.48 cm)

5.8 " (14.73 cm)

Screen Resolution

1440 x 2560 pixels

1440 x 2960 pixels

Aspect Ratio

18.5:9

Bezel-less display

yes

Pixel Density

515 ppi

568 ppi

Display Type

AMOLED

Super AMOLED

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v4

Corning Gorilla Glass v5

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

75.04 %

84.57 %

Performance
Good
Very Good
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994

Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 8895

Processor

Octa core, 2 GHz, ARM Cortex A57

Octa core (2.3 GHz, Quad core, M2 Mongoose + 1.7 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Adreno 430

Mali-G71 MP20

RAM

3 GB

4 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

32 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 200 GB

yes Up to 256 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 52.3 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

Camera
Very Good
Excellent
Main Camera
Resolution

20 MP Primary Camera

12 MP Primary Camera

Sensor

Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor

Autofocus

yes

yes Phase Detection autofocus, Dual Pixel autofocus

Physical Aperture

F1.9

F1.7

Optical Image Stabilisation

yes

yes

Flash

yes Triple LED Flash

yes Dual-color LED Flash

Image Resolution

5160 x 3872 Pixels

4000 x 3000 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

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

8 x Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Touch to focus

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps

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

Video Recording Features

Optical Image stabilization

Front Camera
Resolution

5 MP Front Camera

8 MP Front Camera

Autofocus

yes

Physical Aperture

F1.7

Flash

yes Screen flash

Camera Features

Wide Angle Selfie

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

3340 mAh

3000 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

no  No

TalkTime

Up to 19 Hours(3G) / Up to 25 Hours(2G)

Up to 20 Hours(3G)

Wireless Charging

yes

yes

Quick Charging

yes Fast

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

Network Support

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

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

VoLTE

yes

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1700 / 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
50 Mbit/s ↑ 150 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 4)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s ↑
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
150 Mbit/s ↑ 1024 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 16)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s ↑
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SIM 2

2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
150 Mbit/s ↑ 1024 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 16)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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Wi-Fi

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz, MIMO

Wi-Fi Features

Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v4.1

yes v5.0

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

yes

yes

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

USB Type-C

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

Multimedia
FM Radio

yes

no  No

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Heart Rate Monitor

yes

IRIS Scanner

yes

yes

Other Sensors

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

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

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