Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus VS. Apple iPhone 8 Plus

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus is better.

In this review of iPhone 8 plus vs galaxy S9 plus, Samsung S9 is better as it has more battery power, faster CPU speed, higher pixel density, 3GB more RAM memory, bigger screen size, higher resolution, more megapixels (front camera) and external memory slot.

IPhone 8 plus vs Samsung Galaxy S9 plus: DESIGN

In terms of design, we have the following comparison of iPhone 8 plus vs Samsung S9 plus;

Resistance; both phones are dustproof and water-resistant.

Weather-sealed; both phones are weather-sealed (splash proof).

Weight; iPhone 8 plus is 202g while Samsung S9 plus is 189g

Thickness; iPhone 8 plus is 7.5mm whereas Samsung S9 plus is 8.5mm

Height; iPhone 8 plus is 158.4mm whereas Samsung S9 plus is 158.1mm

Width; iPhone 8 plus is 78.1mm while Samsung S9 plus is 73.8mm

Bottom line: Samsung S9 plus is better.

IPhone 8 plus vs Samsung Galaxy S9 plus: DISPLAY

The following is the comparison features of Samsung galaxy S9 plus vs iPhone 8 plus;

Resolution; iPhone 8 plus has 1080 x 1920px while Samsung S9 plus has 1440 x 2960px

Pixel density; iPhone 8 plus has 401ppi whereas Samsung S9 plus has 529ppi.

Branded damage-resistant glass; both phones have branded damage-resistant glass.

Screen size; iPhone 8 plus is 5.5” whereas Samsung S9 plus is 6.2”

LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels; iPhone 8 plus has this feature.

AMOLED display; Samsung S9 plus has AAMOLED display.

Bottom line: Samsung S9 plus is better.

IPhone 8 plus vs Samsung Galaxy S9 plus: HARDWARE & PERFORMANCE

Below is the review of galaxy S9 plus vs iPhone 8 plus;

Integrated LTE; both phones have LTE integrated.

RAM; iPhone 8 plus has 3GB whereas Samsung S9 plus has 6GB

CPU; iPhone 8 plus has 2 x 2.53GHz & 4 x 1.42GHz (Apple A11 Bionic) whereas Samsung S9 plus has 4 x 2.9GHz & 4 x 1.9GHz (Samsung Exynos 9810)

HMP; Samsung S9 plus uses HMP.

Integrated graphics; both phones have integrated graphics.

Dynamic frequency scaling; both phones have this feature.

Bottom line: Samsung S9 plus is better.

IPhone 8 plus vs Samsung Galaxy S9 plus: CAMERAS

Megapixels (main camera); both phones have 12MP & 12MP.

Front; iPhone 8 plus has 7MP while Samsung S9 plus has 8MP.

Optical image stabilization; both phones have built-in optical image stabilization.

Video recording; both phones have 2160 x 60fps.

Aperture size; iPhone 8 plus has f/2.8 & f/1.8 while Samsung S9 plus has f/2.4&f/1.5

Phase detection autofocus for photos; both phones have this feature.

Bottom line: Samsung S9 plus is better.

IPhone 8 plus vs Samsung Galaxy S9 plus: AUDIO

Speakers; both phones have stereo speakers.

3.5mm audio; Samsung S9 plus has 3.5mm audio jack.

Bottom line: iPhone 8 plus is better.

IPhone 8 plus vs Samsung Galaxy S9 plus: BATTERY

Capacity; iPhone 8 plus has 2675mAh whereas Samsung S9 plus has 3500mAh

Fast charge; both phones support fast charge.

Wireless charging; both phones support wireless charging.

Bottom line: Samsung S9 plus is better.

IPhone 8 plus vs Samsung Galaxy S9 plus: FEATURES

Wi-Fi; both phones have 802.11 a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz, MIMO.

Bluetooth; both phones have 5.0

Volte; both phones have volte

NFC; both phones have volte.

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

 

Bottom line: the two phones are the same in terms of features.

Conclusion

Samsung S9 plus is better when we compare S9 plus vs iPhone 8 plus as it outshines iPhone 8 plus in almost all features.