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Vivo V9 vs Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus 2018

Summary
80%
83%
Display

6.3" (16 cm)

1080x2280 px, 400 PPI

6" (15.24 cm)

1080x2220 px, 411 PPI

Performance

Octa Core

2.2 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Dual + Hexa Core

2.2 GHz + 1.6 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

64 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

Camera

16 MP + 5 MP (Primary)

24 MP(Front)

16 MP (Primary)

16 MP + 8 MP(Front)

Battery

3260 mAh

3500 mAh

23 h talktime (3G)

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User Rating

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4.4/5 based on 90,088 ratings

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Best Prices
Rs. 16,999 @Amazon Buy
Rs. 17,000 @Flipkart Buy
Not available in any other store
Rs. 19,399 @Flipkart Buy
Rs. 19,994 @Croma Buy
Rs. 26,990 @Amazon Buy
General
Launch Date

April 2, 2018 (Official)

January 20, 2018 (Official)

Brand

Vivo

Samsung

Model

V9

Galaxy A8 Plus 2018

Operating System

Android v8.1 (Oreo)

Android v7.1.1 (Nougat)

Custom UI

Funtouch OS

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

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

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 154.81 mm
Width: 75.03 mm
Thickness: 7.89 mm

Height: 159.9 mm
Width: 75.7 mm
Thickness: 8.3 mm

Weight

150 grams

191 grams

Colours

Pearl Black, Champagne Gold, Sapphire Blue

Black, Gold

Waterproof

yes Water resistant, IP68

Ruggedness

Dust proof

Display
Good
Very Good
Screen Size

6.3 " (16 cm)

6 " (15.24 cm)

Screen Resolution

1080 x 2280 pixels

1080 x 2220 pixels

Aspect Ratio

19:9

18.5:9

Bezel-less display

yes with notch

yes

Pixel Density

400 ppi

411 ppi

Display Type

IPS LCD

Super AMOLED

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass

yes

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

84.87 %

75.82 %

Performance
Good
Good
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 626 MSM8953 Pro

Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7885

Processor

Octa core, 2.2 GHz, Cortex A53

Octa core (2.2 GHz, Dual core + 1.6 GHz, Hexa Core)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Adreno 506

Mali-G71

RAM

4 GB

6 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 256 GB

yes Up to 256 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 49.7 GB

Up to 51.2 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

yes

Camera
Good
Very Good
Main Camera
Resolution

16 MP + 5 MP Dual Primary Cameras

16 MP Primary Camera

Sensor

CMOS image sensor

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

Physical Aperture

F2.0

F1.7

Optical Image Stabilisation

no  No

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

4616 x 3464 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, Face detection, Touch to focus

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

Software Based Aperture

F0.95-F16

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Resolution

24 MP Front Camera

16 MP + 8 MP Dual Front Cameras

Sensor

CMOS

Autofocus

no  No

Physical Aperture

F2.0

F1.9

Flash

yes Screen flash

no  No

Camera Features

Fixed Focus

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

3260 mAh

3500 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

TalkTime

Up to 23 Hours(3G)

Quick Charging

yes Fast

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network Support

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

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

VoLTE

yes

yes

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
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) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1700 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
Read More..

SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
Read More..

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
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) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
Read More..

SAR Value

Head: 1.380 W/kg, Body: 0.406 W/kg

Head: 0.290 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/n 5GHz

Wi-Fi Features

Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v4.2

yes v5.0

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

no  No

yes

USB Connectivity

USB 2.0, Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0

Mass storage device, USB charging

USB Type-C

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

Multimedia
FM Radio

yes

yes

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Rear

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

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

Applications

Google Services - Play Store, Google, Chrome, Google Map, YouTube, Drive, Play Music, Play Movies and TV, Google Duo, Photos, Flipkart, Newspoint, Amazon, UC Browser, WPS office, Whatsapp

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Related Questions

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  • How to increase the speed of Vivo V9 ?

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    Answered By Ajith Das | 1 years ago

    To Increase the speed of your slow Android phone here is the guide to speed it up in 5 Minutes
    1. Close all your unused apps.
    Closing all the apps which you are not using saves a lot of memory usages which can be utilized by other apps to make it run faster.
    2. Clean all the app cache
    Download Clean Master software from the Playstore Clean Master




    Press Junk Files and let it do its work
    After that press on Phone Boost option.
    3. Disable the Animations
    1.
    Go to "Settings"
    2. Then Go to "About phone"
    3.
    Tap on " Build Number" 7 times.
    4.  Then Go back to settings and Tap on " Developer Option"
    5. Scroll Down to "Windows Animation Scale". as shown in the Image below
    6. Tap on "Animation Off".


    You can check the complete specs of this phone: Vivo V9

  • How to take screenshot on Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus 2018 ?

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    Answered By Mahubala Mistry | 1 years ago

    Check the following Steps:

    1. Navigate the screen which you want to take a screenshot.
    2. Press and hold the Power button and volume down button at the same time.
    3. You will hear the camera shutter sound which indicates that the screenshot has been taken successfully.
    4. Browse through your gallery and you will see the latest Screenshot taken on Bharat 5.

    You can check the complete specs here: Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus 2018

  • Does galaxy a8 plus support's slow motion camera

    I

    Answered By Ishanika Pawan | 1 years ago
    Yes, Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus does support the slow-motion video recording.
    You can see complete specifications here: Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus 2018
    You can watch the full review video here:

  • How to disable notification on Vivo V9 ?

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    Answered By Lakshman Puri | 1 years ago

    Steps to Disable App notification


    1. Go to settings.



    2. Then go to Applications.

    3. Select the app for which you want to disable notification.

    4. Tab on Show Notification checkbox.

    5. Your device will prompt a message to confirm select OK and you are done.




    You can check the complete specs of this phone:

    Vivo V9


  • How to take complete backup of my Vivo V9 ?

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    Answered By Adikavi Sharma | 1 years ago

    • Go to Settings, Personal, Backup and reset, and select both Backup my data and Automatic restore.
    • Go to Settings, Personal, Accounts & Sync, and select your Google account.
    • Select all of the option boxes listed, to ensure that all available data is synced.

    Vivo V9

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