Compare Microsoft Lumia 950 vs Samsung Galaxy S7

Feature Comparison

  • The Microsoft Lumia 950's Screen Size measures in at 5.2 inch. When compared to the other product's Screen Size, it is 1.0% more
  • Internal Storage of Microsoft Lumia 950 is the same as Samsung Galaxy S7
  • The Samsung Galaxy S7's got 4GB RAM, while Microsoft Lumia 950's RAM is 3GB
 
Microsoft Lumia 950
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66 /100
100 /100
  
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95 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5.2 inch 5.1 inch   
Screen Resolution
2560 x 1440 pixels 2560 x 1440 pixels   
Screen Type
AMOLED Super AMOLED   
Pixel Density
564.8 PPI 577 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Bezel Less
- No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
1.8GHz 2.3GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 Exynos 8890   
Processor Type
Hexa-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
3GB 4GB   
Graphics
Adreno 418 Mali-T880 MP12   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
20MP 12MP   
Dual Rear Camera
- No   
Front Camera Resolution
5MP 5MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
- No   
Camera Details
1/2.4' sensor size, 1.12 µm Pixel Size, PureView Technology, Geo-Tagging, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR 1/2.5" sensor size, 1.4 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama   
Video Recording Resolution
4K Video Recording (2160p) 4K Video Recording (2160p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash OIS, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Windows Phone Android   
OS Version
Windows 10 Android 6.0 Marshmallow   
OS Detail
- Samsung Experience   
OS Upgradable To
- Android Oreo   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
USB Type C Micro USB   
Features
Iris Scanner, GPS, FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, Heart Rate Sensor, GPS   
Sensors
- Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Gyroscope   
IP Rating
- IP68 (Dust and Water Resistant - 1.5 meters for 30 minutes)   
Dimensions (mm)
145 x 73.2 x 8.2 142.4 x 69.6 x 7.9   
Weight
150 grams 152 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Black, White Onyx Black, Gold Platinum, White, Silver Titanium, Rose Gold   
Build Material
Metal, Polycarbonate Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- Brand Warranty of 1 Year Available for Mobile and 6 Months for Accessories   
Body SAR
- 1.59W/kg   
Head SAR
- 1.4W/kg   
In The Box
- Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- 24.83GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
200GB 256GB   
OTG Support
- Yes   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Dual Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Nano SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No Yes   
2G Bands
- GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900   
3G Bands
- HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100   
4G Bands
- LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - G930F, G930FD   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
3000mAh 3000mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po)   
Removable Battery
Yes No   
Wireless Charging
Yes, Yes   
Fast Charging
Yes, Fast Charging Yes, Quick Charge 2.0   

Microsoft Lumia 950 vs Samsung Galaxy S7 Specs

Specs
Microsoft Lumia 950Samsung Galaxy S7  
Screen Size 5.2 inch5.1 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 20MP12MP  
RAM 3GB4GB  
Battery Capacity 3000mAh3000mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 5MP5MP  

Microsoft Lumia 950 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Iris scanner to unlock the device
  • Continuum is slick if you want to use your phone as a laptop
  • User removable battery pack
  • Reliable camera, especially indoors
The Bad
  • Plastic chassis which makes the phone feel cheap
  • Weak app ecosystem
  • Call quality is not up to the mark
  • Continuum although really cool, supports only a handful of apps

Samsung Galaxy S7 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Waterproof design
  • Beautiful display and punchy colours with excellent contrasts
  • Hybrid SIM card brings the option to expand the memory unlike on the Galaxy S6
  • The subtle curves on the back make the phone easy to pick off the surface and use
  • Phenomenally good camera
The Bad
  • Audio from the speaker is not the best
  • The back of the phone gather a lot of fingerprints and smudges
  • Too many unnecessary pre-loaded applications
  • Misses out on features like IR blaster from the Galaxy S6
  • The physical home button is very prone to scratches

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