Samsung Galaxy s7 Edge vs. Samsung Galaxy s8

                         

Bottom line: which one is better?

Galaxy s8 is way better in terms of its superior features. First, it rans on v7.0 Nougat android whereas s7 on v6.0 Marshmallow, has a pixel density of 568 ppi, 8.63% higher screen to body ratio, an extra 0.3 inches screen size, and double storage size. Secondly, s8 has longer stay ability in water, 0.5 meters more.

Bottom line: s8 is the better choice of the two. It might be slightly pricey but the difference is negligible owing to the value it stands to give you.

Samsung galaxy s7 Edge vs. Samsung galaxy s8: Design

While comparing Samsung galaxy s7 Edge vs. s8 you find out that some of their designs differ. Some of these designs are:

  • Samsung Galaxy s8 is quit thicker compared to s7 Edge with a difference of 0.3mm and a width of 68.1mm and 72.6mm respectively.
  • Samsung galaxy s8 has high water resistance of up to 1.5meter IP68 while s7Edge has a depth of up to 1meter IP68.
  • Galaxy s8 has a height of 148.9mm compared to s7 Edge which has a height of 150.9mm.

Bottom line: After analyzing the above features it is evident that Samsung Galaxy s8 is much reliable than Samsung Galaxy s7 Edge.

Samsung galaxy s7 Edge vs. Samsung galaxy s8: Display

Samsung galaxy s8 has a Pixel density of 568ppi, the screen size of 58inches (14.73cm) and screen to body ratio of 84.57%. Galaxy s7 Edge, on the other hand, has a pixel density of 534ppi, the screen size of 55inch (13.97cm) and a screen to body ratio of 75.94%.

It is evident that s8 has a higher screen resolution of 1440 x 2960pixels compared to s7 Edge which has 1440 x 2560pixels.

Bottom line: After analyzing the display of both Samsung galaxy s8 and s7 Edge, the better of the two is Samsung galaxy s8.

Samsung galaxy s7 Edge Samsung galaxy s8: Performance

Comparing Samsung galaxy s7 Edge vs. s8 based on the performance and storage.

  • Samsung galaxy s8 has quite a higher RAM of up to 52.3GB and an internal memory of 64GB while s7 Edge has a RAM of up to 24.4GB and an internal memory of 32GB.
  • Galaxy s8 has an expandable memory of up to 256GB while s7 Edge has an expandable memory of up to 200GB. Further, Galaxy s8 rans on a v7.0 Nougat android whereas s7 edge rans on a v6.0 Marshmallow.  

Bottom line: The storage and performance of both phones clearly shows that Samsung Galaxy s8 is superior in performance.

Samsung galaxy s7 Edge vs. Samsung galaxy s8: Cameras

  • Both phones have an image resolution of 4000 by 3000pixels.
  • Galaxy s8 has a sensor of Exmor-RS and CMOS Sensor while s7 Edge has a CMOS sensor only.
  • S8 has a difference of 3mp front camera compared to s7 Edge resolution. In addition, s8 has a screen flash while s7 Edge does not.

Bottom line:  galaxy s8 remains the best in terms of the camera compared to s7 Edge.

Samsung galaxy s7 Edge vs. Samsung galaxy s8: Audio

There is no clear separation between these two phones when it comes to audio aspects. This is because they both have a loudspeaker, audio jack of 3.5 mm, and both lack FM radio.

Bottom line: given that there is no clear indicator to warrant separation here, it is tricky to pick one over the other; s8 would be my pick.

Samsung galaxy s7 Edge vs. Samsung galaxy s8: Battery

While comparing both phones, the s7 edge has a higher charge capacity of 3600Mah while s8 has a capacity of 3000Mah. Further, s7 has a longer talk time of more than 7 hours as compared to s8 standing at 27 Hours (3G) to 20 Hours (3G). They, however, share some common features like;

•    Both charge very fast, have wireless charging and have the same battery type.

•    Both do not have a user replaceable battery.

Bottom line: considering these features, Samsung galaxy s7 Edge stands tall above s8. Under the circumstances, I would recommend the s7 edge.

Samsung galaxy s7 Edge vs. Samsung galaxy s8: Special features

They both support 4G, 3G, 2G and (Indian bands). Samsung s8 uses Wi-Fi 802.11 a/ac/b/g/n 5GHz and MIMO while s7 Edge uses MIMO only. Further s8 has a high performing Bluetooth of v5.0 while s7 Edge has a Bluetooth performance of v4.2.

Bottom line: Considering other major features, Samsung galaxy s8 is better.

Conclusion

According to the analysis done above, it is evident that Samsung Galaxy s8 is a better performing phone compared to s7 Edge. Though it is costly, it delivers the best thus offering the value for money.  Make the best choice and get a phone that delivers what you really desire.