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Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Edge

Summary
86%
Display

5.5" (13.97 cm)

QHD (2k), 534 PPI

5.7" (14.48 cm)

UHD (4k), 773 PPI

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

2.3 GHz + 1.6 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Dual + Dual Core

2.4 GHz + 2 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Storage

32 GB

200 GB (Expandable)

64 GB

2 TB (Expandable)

Camera

12 MP (Primary)

5 MP(Front)

16 MP (Primary)

8 MP(Front)

Battery

3600 mAh

27 h talktime (3G)

4200 mAh

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General
Launch Date

March 18, 2016 (Official)

Unknown

Brand

Samsung

Samsung

Model

Galaxy S7 Edge

Galaxy S8 Edge

Operating System

Android v6.0 (Marshmallow)

Android v7.0 (Nougat)

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Single SIM, GSM

SIM Size

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

yes

Quick Charging

yes Fast

yes Quick

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 150.9 mm
Width: 72.6 mm
Thickness: 7.7 mm

Height:
Width:
Thickness:

Weight

157 grams

Build Material

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Colours

Black, Gold, Silver

Gold

Waterproof

yes Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 1 meter), IP68

yes

Ruggedness

Dust proof

Display
Excellent
Screen Size

5.5 " (13.97 cm)

5.7 " (14.48 cm)

Screen Resolution

1440 x 2560 pixels

2160 x 3840 pixels

Aspect Ratio

16:9

Pixel Density

534 ppi

773 ppi

Display Type

Super AMOLED

Super AMOLED

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v4, Scratch-resistant glass

Corning Gorilla Glass v4

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

75.94 %

Performance
Very Good
Chipset

Samsung Exynos 8 Octa 8890

Qualcomm Snapdragon 830 MSM8998

Processor

Octa core (2.3 GHz, Quad core, M1 Mongoose + 1.6 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

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

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Mali-T880 MP12

Adreno 540

RAM

4 GB

6 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Internal Memory

32 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 200 GB

yes Up to 2 TB

User Available Storage

Up to 24.4 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

Camera
Very Good
Main Camera
Resolution

12 MP Primary Camera

16 MP Primary Camera

Sensor

Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

Physical Aperture

F1.7

Optical Image Stabilisation

yes

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes Dual-color LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels

4616 x 3464 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, Smile detection, Touch to focus

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

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 60 fps, 1280x720 @ 240 fps

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

Video Recording Features

Dual Video Recording

Front Camera
Resolution

5 MP Front Camera

8 MP Front Camera

Sensor

CMOS

Physical Aperture

F1.7

Flash

no  No

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Capacity

3600 mAh

4200 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-Polymer

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

TalkTime

Up to 27 Hours(3G)

Wireless Charging

yes

yes

Quick Charging

yes Fast

yes Quick

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

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) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39)
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 13) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
50 Mbit/s ↑ 450 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 9)
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 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available

SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39)
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 13) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
50 Mbit/s ↑ 450 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 9)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SAR Value

Head: 0.296 W/kg

Wi-Fi

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

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

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v4.2

yes v4.2

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

yes

yes

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0

USB Type-C

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

Multimedia
FM Radio

no  No

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Front

Front

Heart Rate Monitor

yes

yes

Other Sensors

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

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

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    Answered By Yash Singh | 1 years ago

    Samsung Galaxy S8 vs Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge

    Both the phones have their pros and cons,lets analyze both:-

    Advantages of Samsung Galaxy S8

    1.Faster CPU:- Faster CPU means more smooth experience.

    2.Bigger Screen:-Reading, browsing internet and watching movies is more pleasing experience on a bigger screen.

    3.Better Screen Resolution:-More resolution means sharper and crisper screen.

    4.More Storage Capacity:-More memory allows you to store more songs, videos, photos and install more applications.

    Advantages of Galaxy S7 Edge:-

    1.Bigger Battery:-With more battery size, device's battery can generally last more time.

    Verdict - In my opinion, Samsung Galaxy S8 is better overall performance and price ,if you need  bigger battery you can go for Galaxy S7 Edge .

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    Answered By Manu Chatterjee | 1 years ago
    LG V30 vs Galaxy S7 Edge

    Though LG V30 has not released yet but as per the expected specs it seems to be a fantastic device. It we compare the above devices LG V30 shou;ld be better as it has the following advantages:
    • It has around 9% bigger screen than Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge. Reading, browsing internet and watching movies is more pleasing experience on a bigger screen
    • It has around 12% more pixels than Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge. More resolution means sharper and crisper screen.
    • It has around 33% more mega pixels (MP) than Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge. More resolution generally means better picture quality, though it's not always necessary.
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