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Apple iPhone 8 vs Samsung Galaxy S8

Summary
92%
94%
Display

4.7" (11.94 cm)

750x1334 px, 326 PPI

5.8" (14.73 cm)

1440x2960 px, 568 PPI

Performance

Dual + Quad Core

2.39 GHz + 1.42 GHz, 2 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2.3 GHz + 1.7 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

64 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

Camera

12 MP (Primary)

7 MP(Front)

12 MP (Primary)

8 MP(Front)

Battery

1821 mAh

14 h talktime (3G)

3000 mAh

20 h talktime (3G)

Expert Rating

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★★★★★

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User Rating

★★★★★
★★★★★

4.4/5 based on 2,870 ratings

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4.5/5 based on 24,759 ratings

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General
Launch Date

September 29, 2017 (Official)

May 5, 2017 (Official)

Brand

Apple

Samsung

Model

iPhone 8

Galaxy S8

Operating System

iOS v11

Android v7.0 (Nougat)

SIM Slot(s)

Single SIM, GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: 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

yes

Quick Charging

yes Fast, 50 % in 30 minutes

yes Fast

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 138.4 mm
Width: 67.3 mm
Thickness: 7.3 mm

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

Weight

148 grams

155 grams

Build Material

Case: Aluminium
Back: Mineral Glass

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Colours

Gold, Red, Silver, Space Grey

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

Waterproof

yes Water resistant, IP67

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

Ruggedness

Dust proof

Dust proof

Display
Very Good
Excellent
Screen Size

4.7 " (11.94 cm)

5.8 " (14.73 cm)

Screen Resolution

750 x 1334 pixels

1440 x 2960 pixels

Aspect Ratio

18.5:9

Bezel-less display

yes

Pixel Density

326 ppi

568 ppi

Display Type

IPS LCD

Super AMOLED

Screen Protection

yes

Corning Gorilla Glass v5

Touch Screen

yes 3D Touch Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

65.23 %

84.57 %

Performance
Excellent
Very Good
Chipset

Apple A11 Bionic

Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 8895

Processor

Hexa Core (2.39 GHz, Dual core, Monsoon + 1.42 GHz, Quad core, Mistral)

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

Co-Processor

M11

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Apple GPU (three-core graphics)

Mali-G71 MP20

RAM

2 GB

4 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

no  No

yes Up to 256 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 55 GB

Up to 52.3 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

Camera
Very Good
Excellent
Main Camera
Resolution

12 MP Primary Camera

12 MP Primary Camera

Sensor

Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus, Dual Pixel autofocus

Physical Aperture

F1.8

F1.7

Optical Image Stabilisation

yes

yes

Flash

yes Quad LED True Tone Flash

yes Dual-color LED Flash

Image Resolution

4608 x 2592 Pixels

4000 x 3000 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

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

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

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

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

Video Recording

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

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

Video Recording Features

Optical Image stabilization

Front Camera
Resolution

7 MP Front Camera

8 MP Front Camera

Sensor

BSI Sensor

Autofocus

yes

Physical Aperture

F2.2

F1.7

Flash

yes Retina Flash

yes Screen flash

Camera Features

Wide Angle Selfie

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Good
Very Good
Capacity

1821 mAh

3000 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

TalkTime

Up to 14 Hours(3G)

Up to 20 Hours(3G)

Wireless Charging

yes

yes

Quick Charging

yes Fast, 50 % in 30 minutes

yes Fast

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

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) / 2100(band 34) / 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) / 700(band 29) / 2300(band 30)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1700 / 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
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
Read More..

SIM 2

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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SAR Value

Head: 1.19 W/kg, Body: 1.17 W/kg

Wi-Fi

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

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

Wi-Fi Features

Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v5.0

yes v5.0

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

yes

yes

USB Connectivity

USB 2.0, Proprietary

Mass storage device, USB charging

USB Type-C

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

Multimedia
FM Radio

no  No

no  No

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

Lightning

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Front

Rear

Heart Rate Monitor

yes

IRIS Scanner

yes

Other Sensors

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

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

Applications

FaceTime, iTunes Store, iBooks, Podcasts, Find My iPhone, Find My Friends.

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