Compare Samsung Galaxy S8 vs Samsung Galaxy S9

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  • Screen Size of Samsung Galaxy S8 is the same as Samsung Galaxy S9
  • Internal Storage of Samsung Galaxy S8 is the same as Samsung Galaxy S9
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Spec Score 
94 / 100
100 / 100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
91Value For Money
94Value For Money
  
Display     
Screen Size
5.8 inch 5.8 inch   
Screen Resolution
2960 x 1440 pixels 2960 x 1440 pixels   
Screen Type
Super AMOLED Super AMOLED   
Pixel Density
568 PPI 568 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Corning Gorilla Glass 5   
Bezel Less
Yes Yes   
Notch
- -   
Screen Features
- -   
Screen to Body Ratio (%)
84.57% -   
Aspect Ratio
18.5:9 -   
Touch Screen
Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch -   
Chipset     
Brand
Samsung Exynos Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
2.3GHz 2.7GHz   
Processor
Exynos 8895 Exynos 9810   
Co-Processor
- -   
Processor Type
Octa-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
4GB 4GB   
Graphics
Mali-G71 MP20 Mali-G72 MP18   
Architecture
64-bit -   
Camera     
Camera
- -   
Rear Camera Resolution
12MP 12MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No No   
Triple Rear Camera
- -   
Four Rear Camera
- -   
Front Camera Resolution
8MP 8MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
Camera Details
Bokeh Effect, Continuos Shooting, Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor, Exposure compensation, Face detection, Geo tagging, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), ISO control, Self-timer, Touch to focus, White balance presets 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, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), OIS (Optical Image Stabilisation), EIS (Electronic Image Stabilisation), Flash, Dual LED Flash Autofocus, OIS (Optical Image Stabilisation), Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), LED Flash   
Zoom
Yes, Digital Zoom, 8x -   
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 Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
USB Type C USB Type C   
Features
Iris Scanner, GPS, Heart Rate Sensor, Fingerprint Scanner Fingerprint Scanner, Iris Scanner, Heart Rate Sensor, GPS, Face Recognition   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Ambient Light, Gyroscope Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Gyroscope   
IP Rating
IP68 (Dust and Water Resistant - 1.5 meters for 30 minutes) IP68 (Dust and Water Resistant - 1.5 meters for 30 minutes)   
Connectivity
2G, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio), 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, Bluetooth 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Maple Gold, Coral Blue, Arctic Silver, Burgundy Red, Midnight Black, Orchid Gray Midnight Black, Coral Blue, Lilac Purple   
Build Material
Metal Unibody Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
Brand Warranty of 1 Year Available for Mobile and 6 Months for Accessories Brand Warranty of 1 Year Available for Mobile and 6 Months for Accessories   
Body SAR
0.75W/kg -   
Head SAR
0.44W/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
- -   
Weight
155 grams 163 grams   
Dimensions (mm)
148.9 x 68.1 x 8.0 147.6 x 68.7 x 8.4   
Height
148.9mm -   
Width
68.1mm -   
Thickness
8mm -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
64GB 64GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
52.3GB -   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
256GB 400GB   
OTG Support
Yes Yes   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Dual Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Nano SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
Nano SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
Nano SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
Dual 4G VoLTE
- -   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
Yes 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), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 32(1500), 66(1700/2100), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) LTE 700 / 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600, LTE-TDD 1900(B39) / 2300(B40) / 2500(B41) / 2600(B38)   
SIM 1 Bands
4G Bands:TD-LTE 2300(band 40) 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 17) / 800(band 20)3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz 4G Speed: 150 Mbit/s ↑ 1024 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 16)3G Speed: HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s ↑GPRS:Available EDGE:Available -   
SIM 2 Bands
4G Bands: TD-LTE 2300(band 40) 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 17) / 800(band 20)3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz 4G Speed: 150 Mbit/s ↑ 1024 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 16) 3G Speed: HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓ GPRS:Available EDGE:Available -   
SIM 3 Bands
- -   
HDMI
- -   
Wi-Fi
Yes -   
Wi-Fi Features
Mobile Hotspot -   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
3000mAh 3000mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
Yes Yes   
Fast Charging
Yes Yes   
Standby Time
- -   
Talk Time
Up to 20 Hours(3G) -   
Multimedia     
Music
- -   
Video Player
- -   
Loudspeaker
Yes -   

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Specs

Specs
Samsung Galaxy S8Samsung Galaxy S9  
Screen Size 5.8 inch5.8 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 12MP12MP  
RAM 4GB4GB  
Battery Capacity 3000mAh3000mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 8MP8MP  

Samsung Galaxy S8 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 S9 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Superb Quad HD+ Infinity Display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Protection
  • Impressive performance owing to high-end processor
  • Good camera performance, even in low-light
  • Looks and feels premium
  • Supports wireless and fast charging
The Bad
  • Average battery life
  • Heavily skinned custom UI
This page helps you compare Samsung Galaxy S8 with Samsung Galaxy S9. When you see Samsung Galaxy S8 Vs Samsung Galaxy S9 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 stands against Samsung Galaxy S9 and which one you should buy. The best price of Samsung Galaxy S8 is currently Rs. 45,500. The lowest price for Samsung Galaxy S9 is Rs. 48,900. The prices for both these products were updated January 21, 2019.
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