Compare Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus vs Apple iPhone 8

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus's 6.2 inch Screen Size is more than Apple iPhone 8's 4.7 inch Screen Size
  • Internal Storage of Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus is the same as Apple iPhone 8
  • Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus has 50.0% more RAM
 
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100 /100
72 /100
  
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79 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
6.2 inch 4.7 inch   
Screen Resolution
2960 x 1440 pixels 1334 x 750 pixels   
Screen Type
Super AMOLED LCD   
Pixel Density
529 PPI 326 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Ion-strengthened Glass   
Bezel Less
Yes No   
Screen Features
3D Touch 3D Touch   
Chipset     
Brand
Samsung Exynos Apple A series   
Processor Speed
2.35GHz 2.5GHz   
Processor
Exynos 8895 Apple A11   
Processor Type
Octa-Core Hexa-Core   
RAM
4GB 2GB   
Graphics
Mali-G71 MP20 -   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
12MP 12MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No No   
Front Camera Resolution
8MP 7MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
Camera Details
Continuous shooting, Digital zoom, Optical image stabilization, Geotagging, Panorama, HDR, White balance settings, ISO settings, Exposure compensation, Self timer, Scene mode, Laser auto focus, contrast auto focus, Touch focus, Face detection Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR (photo/panorama)   
Video Recording Resolution
4K Video Recording (2160p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
OIS, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), LED Flash Autofocus, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), Quad-LED True Tone Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android iOS   
OS Version
Android 7.0 Nougat iOS 11   
OS Detail
Experience 8.1 -   
OS Upgradable To
Android Oreo -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
USB Type C Apple Lightning Connector   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, Iris Scanner, Heart Rate Sensor, GPS Fingerprint Scanner, GPS   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Gyroscope Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Gyroscope   
IP Rating
IP68 (Dust and Water Resistant - 1.5 meters for 30 minutes) IP67 (Dust and Water Resistant - 1 meter for 30 minutes)   
Dimensions (mm)
159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 138.4 x 67.3 x 7.3   
Weight
173 grams 148 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, VoLTE (Works with Jio) 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio), WiFi Calling   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm Apple Lightning Connector   
Color
Maple Gold, Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Coral Blue, Arctic Silver Space Gray, Gold, Silver   
Build Material
Glass, Metal Glass, Metal Unibody   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
Brand Warranty of 1 Year Available for Mobile and 6 Months for Accessories 1 year manufacturer warranty for device and in-box accessories including batteries from the date of purchase   
Body SAR
0.97W/kg 1.36W/kg   
Head SAR
0.67W/kg 1.32W/kg   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
64GB 64GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- -   
Card Slot
Yes No   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
256GB -   
OTG Support
Yes Yes, Compatible through accompanying apps (SanDisk iXpand, Strontium Nitro iDrive)   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Dual Single   
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 -   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
Yes -   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 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), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700) 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), 29(700), 30(2300), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
3500mAh 1821mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
Yes Yes   
Fast Charging
Yes, Quick Charge 2.0 Yes   

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus vs Apple iPhone 8 Specs

Specs
Samsung Galaxy S8 PlusApple iPhone 8  
Screen Size 6.2 inch4.7 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 12MP12MP  
RAM 4GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 3500mAh1821mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 8MP7MP  

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Bezel-less Infinity display looks stunning
  • Bigger screen with smaller form factor
  • Fast wired and wireless charging
  • IP68 rated water and dust resistance capabilities
The Bad
  • Fingerprint scanner's placement is weird
  • Iris scanner faces problem in low light
  • Face unlock feature is not reliable

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This page helps you compare Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus with Apple iPhone 8. When you see Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Vs Apple iPhone 8 comparison on Pricebaba, watch-out for the specifications of these phones and also the VFM score. With Pricebaba’s Value For Money Score, you can know how Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus stands against Apple iPhone 8 and which one you should buy. The best price of Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus is currently Rs. 58,900. The lowest price for Apple iPhone 8 is Rs. 58,248. The prices for both these products were updated December 17, 2017.
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