Compare Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy A9 2018

 
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97 / 100
100 / 100
  
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91Value For Money
94Value For Money
  
Display     
Screen Size
6.2 inch 6.3 inch   
Screen Resolution
2960 x 1440 pixels 2220 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
Super AMOLED Super AMOLED   
Pixel Density
529 PPI 392 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 5 -   
Bezel Less
Yes Yes   
Notch
- -   
Screen Features
- -   
Screen to Body Ratio (%)
- 80.86%   
Aspect Ratio
- 18.5:9   
Touch Screen
- Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch   
Chipset     
Brand
Samsung Exynos Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
2.35GHz 2.2GHz   
Processor
Exynos 8895 Qualcomm Snapdragon 660   
Co-Processor
- -   
Processor Type
Octa-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
4GB 6GB   
Graphics
Mali-G71 MP20 Adreno 512   
Architecture
- 64-bit   
Camera     
Camera
- -   
Rear Camera Resolution
12MP 24MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No -   
Triple Rear Camera
- -   
Four Rear Camera
- Yes, 5 MP + 10 MP + 8 MP   
Front Camera Resolution
8MP 24MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
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 Auto Flash, Bokeh Effect, Continuos Shooting, Exposure compensation, Face detection, Geo tagging, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), ISO control, Time Lapse, Touch to focus, White balance presets   
Video Recording Resolution
4K Video Recording (2160p) 4K Video Recording (2160p)   
Camera Features
OIS (Optical Image Stabilisation), Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), LED Flash Flash, LED Flash, Autofocus   
Zoom
- Yes, Digital Zoom   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 7.0 Nougat Android 8.0 Oreo   
OS Detail
Experience 8.1 -   
Custom UI
- -   
OS Upgradable To
Android Oreo -   
Device Type
Touchscreen -   
USB Connector Type
USB Type C USB Type C   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, Iris Scanner, Heart Rate Sensor, GPS GPS, Fingerprint Scanner   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Gyroscope Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Ambient Light   
IP Rating
IP68 (Dust and Water Resistant - 1.5 meters for 30 minutes) -   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, VoLTE (Works with Jio) 3G, VoLTE (Works with Jio), 4G LTE (India Compatible), NFC, Bluetooth, 2G   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Maple Gold, Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Coral Blue, Arctic Silver Caviar Black, Lemonade Blue, Bubblegum Pink   
Build Material
Glass, Metal -   
Device Warranty
1 Year -   
Warranty Details
Brand Warranty of 1 Year Available for Mobile and 6 Months for Accessories -   
Body SAR
0.97W/kg -   
Head SAR
0.67W/kg 0.464W/kg   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual -   
Audio Features
- -   
Weight
173 grams 183 grams   
Dimensions (mm)
159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 -   
Height
- 162.5mm   
Width
- 77mm   
Thickness
- 7.8mm   
Storage     
Internal Storage
64GB 128GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- 108GB   
Card Slot
Yes -   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
256GB 512GB   
OTG Support
Yes 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 Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM Nano SIM   
Dual 4G VoLTE
- -   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
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), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700) -   
SIM 1 Bands
- 4G Bands:TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20) / 850(band 26)3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS:Available EDGE:Available   
SIM 2 Bands
- 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 800(band 20) / 850(band 26)3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS:Available EDGE:Available   
SIM 3 Bands
- -   
HDMI
- -   
Wi-Fi
- Yes   
Wi-Fi Features
- Mobile Hotspot   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
3500mAh 3800mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
Yes -   
Fast Charging
Yes, Quick Charge 2.0 Yes   
Standby Time
- -   
Talk Time
- Up to 23 Hours(3G)   
Multimedia     
Music
- -   
Video Player
- -   
Loudspeaker
- Yes   

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy A9 2018 Specs

Specs
Samsung Galaxy S8 PlusSamsung Galaxy A9 2018  
Screen Size 6.2 inch6.3 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 12MP24MP  
RAM 4GB6GB  
Battery Capacity 3500mAh3800mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 8MP24MP  

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

Samsung Galaxy A9 2018 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Fast charging
  • Supports wireless charging
  • The first smartphone with 4 cameras on the back
The Bad
  • The processor is inadequate for the price quoted for the phone.
  • Almost all Samsung devices in the market today are waterproof.
This page helps you compare Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus with Samsung Galaxy A9 2018. When you see Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Vs Samsung Galaxy A9 2018 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 Samsung Galaxy A9 2018 and which one you should buy. The best price of Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus is currently Rs. 41,900. The lowest price for Samsung Galaxy A9 2018 is Rs. 30,990. The prices for both these products were updated March 20, 2019.
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