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Apple iPhone 8 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

Compare iPhone 8 Plus vs Galaxy S9 Plus specs & prices

iPhone 8 Plus

5 user reviews

iPhone 8 Plus

5 user reviews

Pros

  • Dual cameras

  • Wireless charging

  • Fast processor

  • Starts at 64GB

  • Super speakers

Pros

  • Dual cameras

  • Wireless charging

  • Fast processor

  • Starts at 64GB

  • Super speakers

Cons

  • Expensive

  • Fragile all glass design

  • No major upgrades

Cons

  • Screen isn't OLED

  • Heavy for a phone

  • Dated design


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MSRP:$399
Apple iPhone SE
 Green smartphone

Display

Galaxy S9+

iPhone 8 Plus

Screen Size5.5"5.5"
Screen Resolution1920 x 1080 pixels1920 x 1080 pixels

Hardware

Galaxy S9+

iPhone 8 Plus

Processor ChipApple A11 BionicApple A11 Bionic
Storage Sizes64GB, 256GB64GB, 256GB

Battery

Galaxy S9+

iPhone 8 Plus

Talk TimeUp to 21 hoursUp to 21 hours
Standby Time
Wireless Charging

Camera

Galaxy S9+

iPhone 8 Plus

Back Camera12MP12MP
Front Camera7MP7MP

Design

Galaxy S9+

iPhone 8 Plus

Dimensions158.4 x 78.1x 7.5mm158.4 x 78.1x 7.5mm
Weight202g202g
Splash ProofIP67IP67
Water Resistant

Cellular

Galaxy S9+

iPhone 8 Plus

WiFi & 4G Calling
SIM CardNanoNano
eSIM

Multimedia

Galaxy S9+

iPhone 8 Plus

HDR Screen
HDR for Photos
Video ResolutionHD, 4KHD, 4K

Connectivity & Features

Galaxy S9+

iPhone 8 Plus

GPS
Operating SystemiOS 11iOS 11
Secure AuthenticationTouch IDTouch ID
Voice Commands
Release DateSeptember 22, 2017September 22, 2017
User ManualApple iPhone 8 Plus User ManualApple iPhone 8 Plus User Manual
Rob Webber
Rob Webber

Rob has 15+ years experience in the US and UK running price comparison sites for cell phone plans, smartphone deals, TV, and internet. He loves thinking outside of the box to build tools that empower consumers to make more informed decisions.