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Samsung Galaxy S8 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Summary
98%
98%
Display

5.8" (Large)

1440x2960, Very Sharp

6.3" (Large)

1440x2960, Very Sharp

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

2.3 GHz + 1.7 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2.3 GHz + 1.7 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

64 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

Camera

12 MP (Main)

8 MP (Front)

12 MP (Main)

8 MP (Front)

Battery

3000 mAh

20 h talktime (3G)

3300 mAh

22 h talktime (3G)

Expert Rating

★★★★★
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User Rating

★★★★★
★★★★★

4.5/5 based on 721 ratings

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General
Launch Date

May 5, 2017 (Official)

September 22, 2017 (Official)

Operating System

Android v7.0 (Nougat)

Android v7.1.1 (Nougat)

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

Network

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

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

Fingerprint Sensor

Quick Charging

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

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

Height: 162.5 mm
Width: 74.8 mm
Thickness: 8.6 mm

Weight

155 grams

195 grams

Build Material

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Colours

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

Midnight Black, Maple Gold

Waterproof

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

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

Ruggedness

Dust proof,

Dust proof,

Display
Excellent
Excellent
Screen Resolution

1440 x 2960 pixels

1440 x 2960 pixels

Pixel Density

568 ppi

522 ppi

Display Type

Super AMOLED

Super AMOLED

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v5

Corning Gorilla Glass v5, Scratch-resistant glass

Touch Screen

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio

84.57 %

83.24 %

Performance
Excellent
Excellent
Chipset

Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 8895

Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 8895

Processor

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

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

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Mali-G71 MP20

Mali-G71 MP20

RAM

4 GB

6 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

Up to 256 GB

Up to 256 GB

Camera
Best in Class
Best in Class
Main Camera
Resolution

12 MP Primary Camera

12 MP + 12 MP Dual Primary Cameras

Sensor

Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor

CMOS image sensor

Autofocus

Phase Detection autofocus, Dual Pixel autofocus

Phase Detection autofocus

Aperture

1.7 F

1.7 F

Optical Image Stabilisation

Flash

Dual-color LED Flash

LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 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

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

10 x Digital Zoom, 2 x Optical Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Video Recording

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

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

Front Camera
Resolution

8 MP Front Camera

8 MP Front Camera

Autofocus

Aperture

1.7 F

1.7 F

Flash

Screen flash

No

Camera Features

Wide Angle Selfie

Wide Angle Selfie

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

3000 mAh

3300 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

No

No

Wireless Charging

Quick Charging

Fast

Quick, v2.0

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

VoLTE

SIM 1

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

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

SIM 2

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

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

Bluetooth

v5.0

v5.0

GPS

with A-GPS, Glonass

with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

USB Type-C

(Doesn't support micro-USB)

(Doesn't support micro-USB)

Multimedia
FM Radio

No

No

Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Heart Rate Monitor

IRIS Scanner

Other Sensors

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

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

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