Samsung Galaxy S8 Active VS. Samsung Galaxy Note8

                         

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Active
Samsung Galaxy Note8

Model Name

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

SM-G892A, SM-G892U

Samsung Galaxy Note8

SM-N950F, SM-N950U, SM-N9500, SM-N950U1, SM-N950N, SM-N950W, SC-01K

Summary

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

4.7
4.6
4.4
4.3

Samsung Galaxy Note8

4.6
4.6
4.4
4.2

Description

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

With an IP68 rating and a military-grade body, the Galaxy S8 Active SMARTPHONE is ready for wherever the day takes you. From the pool to the hiking trail, go confidently with a water/ shock / dust-resistant device housed in a durable metal frame. Features a shatter-resistant screen,¹ a military-grade body with a durable metal frame.

Samsung Galaxy Note8

This device is in EXCELLENT cosmetic condition, it is 100% fully functional as tested by our expert technicians and passed an industry leading 65-point inspection. The device may have minor cosmetic wear such as minimal light scratches on the screen and minor imperfections on sides and/or back. The device has been thoroughly inspected, cleaned and refurbished (if necessary) at our manufacturer approved repair center. Includes New OEM A/C Adapter & Data Cable & S-Pen. Devices do not include a SIM card, microSD memory card, headphones, original box or original manufacturer’s warranty.

Price

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

184.50

Samsung Galaxy Note8

314.84

Rating

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

3.6

Samsung Galaxy Note8

4

Reviews

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

81

Samsung Galaxy Note8

570

Network

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

GSM / HSPA / LTE

Samsung Galaxy Note8

GSM / HSPA / LTE

Dimension

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

151.9 x 74.9 x 9.9 mm (5.98 x 2.95 x 0.39 in)

Samsung Galaxy Note8

162.5 x 74.8 x 8.6 mm (6.40 x 2.94 x 0.34 in)

Weight

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

208.1 g (7.34 oz)

Samsung Galaxy Note8

195 g (6.88 oz)

Build

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

Aluminum frame, corner bumpers, plastic back

Samsung Galaxy Note8

Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame

SIM

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

Nano-SIM

Samsung Galaxy Note8

Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Display Type

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Samsung Galaxy Note8

Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Display Size

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

5.8 inches, 85.4 cm2 (~75.0% screen-to-body ratio)

Samsung Galaxy Note8

6.3 inches, 101.1 cm2 (~83.2% screen-to-body ratio)

Display Resolution

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~568 ppi density)

Samsung Galaxy Note8

1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~521 ppi density)

Operating System

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

Android 7.0 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo)

Samsung Galaxy Note8

Android 7.1.1 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie)

Chipset

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 (10 nm)

Samsung Galaxy Note8

Exynos 8895 (10 nm) – EMEAQualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 (10 nm) – USA & China

CPU

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

Octa-core (4×2.35 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo)

Samsung Galaxy Note8

Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Mongoose M2 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53) – EMEAOcta-core (4×2.35 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo) – USA & China

GPU

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

Adreno 540

Samsung Galaxy Note8

Mali-G71 MP20 – EMEAAdreno 540 – USA & China

Internal Storage

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

64 GB, 4 GB RAM

Samsung Galaxy Note8

64/128/256 GB, 6 GB RAM

SD Card

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

microSD, up to 1 TB (dedicated slot)

Samsung Galaxy Note8

microSD, up to 1 TB (uses shared SIM slot) – dual SIM model only

Camera Front Specs

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama

Samsung Galaxy Note8

LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama

Camera Back Specs

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

Dual video call, Auto-HDR

Samsung Galaxy Note8

Dual video call, Auto-HDR

WIFI

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

Samsung Galaxy Note8

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

Bluetooth

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX

Samsung Galaxy Note8

5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX

Radio

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

No

Samsung Galaxy Note8

No

Sensors

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate

Samsung Galaxy Note8

Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2

Battery

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)

Samsung Galaxy Note8

1 Lithium ion batteries required.

Colors

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

Meteor Gray, Tungsten Gold

Samsung Galaxy Note8

Midnight Black, Maple Gold, Orchid Gray, Deep Sea Blue, Star Pink (Taiwan only)