Samsung Galaxy Note 8 VS. Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus is better.

The reason why Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus is a better smartphone when we compare note 8 vs S9+ is that it has more battery power, faster CPU speed, higher pixel density, stereo speakers, 2x faster downloads, 2x better video recording quality (main camera), is lighter and thinner.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus: DESIGN

Below is the design review when we compare S9+ vs note 8;

Thickness; Samsung Note 8 is 8.6mm while Samsung S9 Plus is 8.5mm

Width; Samsung Note 8 is 74.8mm while Samsung S9 Plus is 73.8mm

Weight; Samsung Note 8 is 195g while Samsung S9 Plus is 189g.

Resistance; the two phones are dustproof and water-resistant.

Height; Samsung Note 8 is 162.5mm while Samsung S9 Plus is 158.1mm

Bottom line: Samsung S9 Plus is better.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus: DISPLAY

The following is then comparison review of galaxy S9+ vs note 8 in terms of display;

Display type; both phones have super AOLED

Bezelless display; both phones have bezelless display.

Pixel density; Samsung Note 8 has 522pp while Samsung S9 Plus has 531ppi.

Screen protection; Samsung Note 8 has Corning Gorilla Glass v5, scratch-resistant while Samsung S9 Plus has Corning Gorilla Glass v5.

Screen resolution; both phones have 1440 x 2960px.

Screen size; Samsung Note 8 is 6.3” while Samsung S9 Plus is 6.4”

Touch screen; both phones have capacitive touchscreen and multi-touch.

Bottom line: Samsung S9 Plus is better as it has higher pixel density.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus: HARDWARE & PERFORMANCE

Below is comparison review of Samsung note 8 vs S9 plus;

Chipset; Samsung Note 8 has Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 8895 while Samsung S9 Plus has Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9810

GPU; Samsung Note 8 has Mali-G71 MP20 while Samsung S9 Plus has Mali_G72 MP18

Processor; Samsung Note 8 has Octa-core (2.3GHz, Quad-core, M2 Mongoose + 1.7GHz, Quad-core, Cortex A53) while Samsung S9 Plus has Octa-core (2.7GHz, Quad-core, M2 Mongoose + 1.7GHz, Quad-core, Cortex).

Architecture; both phones support 64-bit.

RAM; each phone has 6GB.

Internal memory; both phones have 64GB

User available storage; Samsung Note 8 has up to 51.2GB while Samsung S9 Plus has up to 56GB.

Expandable memory; Samsung Note 8 has up to 256GB while Samsung S9 Plus has up to 400GB.

USB OTG support; both phones support USB OTG.

Bottom line: Samsung S9 Plus is better.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus: CAMERA

In terms of camera we have the following comparison of Samsung galaxy S9+ vs note 8;

Main camera; each phone has 12MP + 12MP.

Features; the two phones have wide angle selfie.

Image resolution; each phone has 4000 x 3000px

Sensor; the two phones have CMOS image.

Autofocus; both phones have autofocus.

Shooting modes; both phones have continuous shooting and HDR.

Resolution (front camera); both phones have 8MP

Physical aperture; both phones have F1.7

Optical image stabilization; the two phones have this feature.

Flash; Samsung S9 Plus has LED

Video recording; Samsung Note 8 has 3840×2160 @ 30fps, 1920×1080 @ 60fps and 1280×720 @ 240fps while Samsung S9 Plus has 3840×2160 @ 60fps, 1920×1080 @ 60fps and 1280×720 @ 30fps.

Bottom line: Samsung S9 Plus is better.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus: AUDIO

Loudspeaker; both phone have loudspeakers.

Audio jack; both phones have 3.5mm audio jacks.

Bottom line: the two phones have the same audio features.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus: BATTERY

Capacity; Samsung Note 8 has 3300mAh while Samsung S9 Plus has 3500mAh

Quick charging; Samsung Note 8 has Quick v2.0

Wireless charging; the two phones support wireless charging.

Type; both phones have Li-ion.

Bottom line: Samsung S9 Plus is better as it has higher capacity battery.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus: CONNCTIVITY & FEATURES

Wi-Fi; each phone has 802.11 a/ac/b/g//n/n 5GHz, MIMO Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot.

Bluetooth; each phone has 5.0

Volte; the two phones have volte.

USB; both phones support mass storage and charging.

NFC; both phones have NFC.

GPS; both phones have GPS with A-GPS, Glonass.

Sensors; both phones have light, proximity, accelerometer, barometer, compass and gyro. Samsung S9 Plus has rgbw.

Heart rate monitor; Samsung Note 8 has heart rate monitor.

Iris scanner; both phones have iris scanners.

Fingerprint sensor; both phones have fingerprint sensors.

Bottom line: both phones are the same.

Conclusion

In this review, Samsung S9 Plus is better when we compare Samsung S9+ vs Note 8 as it has superior features than Samsung Note 8.