We just posted our spec shootout for the new Samsung Galaxy S8 smartphone, however, that wasn’t the only version of Samsung’s new flagship that was announced this week, they also announced the Galaxy S8+.
So we are going to do another spec shootout between the Samsung Galaxy S8+ and the other larger phones on the market, the Google Pixel XL, LG G6, and the iPhone 7 Plus.
Check it out below.
|Specs||Samsung Galaxy S8+||iPhone 7 Plus||Google Pixel XL||LG G6|
|Design||159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm at 178g||158.2 x 77.9 x 7.3 mm body that weighs 188 g, IP67 rating and ion-strengthened glass.||154.7 x 75.7 x 8.5 mm body that weighs 168g, with Gorilla Glass 4.||148.9 x 71.9 x 7.9 mm body with Gorilla Glass 5 glass, an IP68 rating, all weighing just 163g.|
|Display||6.2-inch Super AMOLED 1440 x 2960 pixels (529 ppi)||5.5-inch 1,080 x 1,920-pixel LED-backlit IPS LCD display with 401 ppi.||5.5-inch 1,400 x 2,500-pixel AMOLED touchscreen display.||5.7-inch IPS LCD touchscreen with a 1,440 x 2,880-pixel resolution and 564 ppi, Dolby Vision, and HDR10.|
|Hardware||Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835/ Exynos 8895 Octa, with Adreno 540 GPU, 64GB of storage, 4GB of RAM and a microSD card slot.||Apple A10 Fusion quad-core 2.34 GHz chipset with PowerVR Series7XT Plus six-core GPU, 3GB of RAM, and 32/128/512GB of storage.||Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 quad-core chipset with an Adreno 530 GPU, 4GB of RAM, and 32/128 GB of storage.||Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 quad-core chipset with an Adreno 530 GPU, 4GB of RAM, 32/64 GB of storage, and a microSD card slot for up to 256 GB extra.|
|Camera(s)||Rear:12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash with 4K shooting at 60fps.
Front: 8 MP, f/1.7, autofocus, dual video call, Auto HDR
|Dual rear-facing 12MP camera with pahse detection autofocus, 2x optical zoom, quad-LED dual-tone flash.
7MP front-facing f/2.2 camera with face detection, HDR, panorama.
|12.3 MP rear-facing f/2.0 camera with a dual-LED dual-tone flash.
8MP f/2.4 front-facing camera.
| Dual-pixel 13-megapixel rear-facing sensor with f/1.8, OIS, 3-axis, phase detection AF, with dual LED flash.
5MP front-facing f/2.2 1080p sensor.
|Features||Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2, USB Type-C, Bluetooth 5.0, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, and NFC. Android 7.0 pre-installed.||Front-mounted fingerprint sensor, accelerometer, gyro, proximity sensor, compass, barometer, A-GPS, GLONASS, Bluetooth 4.2, and NFC for Apple Pay, also runs on iOS 10.2.||Rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, with an accelerometer, gyro, proximity sensor, compass, barometer, A-GPS, GLONASS, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, and Android 7.2 Nougat.||Rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, accelerometer, gyro, proximity sensor, compass, barometer, FM radio, A-GPS, GLONASS, and Android 7.0 Nougat.|
|Battery||Non-removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery||Non-removeable Li-ion 2,900 mAh battery.||Non-removeable Li-ion 3,450 mAh battery.||Non-removeable Li-ion 3,300 mAh battery|
|Connectivity||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / dual-band 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac WiFi.||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / dual-band 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac WiFi.||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / dual-band 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac WiFi||GSM / HSPA / LTE / Bluetooth 4.2 / Dual-Band 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac WiFi|
|Colours||Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Arctic Silver, Coral Blue, Maple Gold||Jet black, silver, gold, rose gold.||Quite Black, Very Silver, Really Blue.||Mystic white, astro black, ice platinum.|