Apple iPhone 7 vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

2.64 in
5.44 in
Apple iPhone 7
vs

Full Comparison

Hardware

Apple iPhone 7Apple iPhone 7Samsung Galaxy S8 PlusSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Operating System
Apple iOS 11
Android 7.0
Cpu Speed
2.3 GHz
2.3 GHz
CPU Cores
Quad Core
Octa Core
CPU Model
Apple A10 Fusion
Samsung Exynos 9 Octa (8895)
GPU
yesYes
yesYes
GPU Model
PowerVR GT7600
ARM Mali-G71 MP20
Ram memory
2GB
4GB

Display

Apple iPhone 7Apple iPhone 7Samsung Galaxy S8 PlusSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Touchscreen
yesYes
yesYes
Colors
16M
16M
Screen size
4.70 in
6.20 in
Resolution
1334, 750
1440, 2960
Technology
IPS (TFT), IPS LCD
OLED (AMOLED)
Pixel Density
326 ppi
529 ppi
Dual screen support
noNo
noNo
Scratch resistant display
yesYes
yesYes
HDR
noNo
yesYes

Camera

Apple iPhone 7Apple iPhone 7Samsung Galaxy S8 PlusSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Number of cameras
2
2
Front Resolution
7 Mpx
8 Mpx
Primary rear resolution
12 Mpx
12 Mpx
Primary rear sensor size
1/3"
1/2.5"
Video recording
yesYes
yesYes
Highest video resolution
4096, 2160
3840x2160 px
Maximum FPS at the highest resolution
30 fps
30 fps
Maximum FPS (regardless of res.)
240 fps
60 fps
Max resolution (highest frame rate)
1280, 720
1920, 1080
Autofocus
yesYes
yesYes
Geo-tagging
yesYes
yesYes
LED Flash
yesYes
yesYes
Optical image stabilization
yesYes
yesYes

Storage

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Memory card reader
noNo
yesYes
Types of memory card supported
No memory slot
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC

Dimensions

Apple iPhone 7Apple iPhone 7Samsung Galaxy S8 PlusSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Material
Aluminium
Aluminium, Glass
Height
5.44 in
6.28 in
Width
2.64 in
2.89 in
Depth
0.28 in
0.32 in
Weight
0.30 lb
0.38 lb
Physical keyboard/numpad
noNo
noNo
Water resistant
yesYes
yesYes
Shock resistant
noNo
noNo

Sensors

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Accelerometer
yesYes
yesYes
Fingerprint
yesYes
yesYes
Gyroscope
yesYes
yesYes
Barometer
yesYes
yesYes
Proximity
yesYes
yesYes

Navigation

Apple iPhone 7Apple iPhone 7Samsung Galaxy S8 PlusSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Built-in navigation system
yesYes
yesYes
GPS
yesYes
yesYes
A-GPS
yesYes
yesYes
GLONASS
yesYes
yesYes

Connectivity

Apple iPhone 7Apple iPhone 7Samsung Galaxy S8 PlusSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Dual sim support
noNo
noNo
Sim Card Size
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM
DLNA certified
noNo
noNo
Bluetooth
yesYes
yesYes
Bluetooth Version
4.2
5.0
Bluetooth profile
A2DP, AVRCP
A2DP, AVRCP
NFC
yesYes
yesYes
Connector type
Lightning
USB
Video output
Manufacturer specific
DisplayPort over USB-C

Networks

Apple iPhone 7Apple iPhone 7Samsung Galaxy S8 PlusSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus
2G GSM
yesYes
yesYes
3G UMTS
yesYes
yesYes
HSPA+
yesYes
yesYes
DC-HSPA
yesYes
yesYes
HSDPA speed
42 Mbps
42 Mbps
HSUPA speed
5.76 Mbps
5.76 Mbps
4G Speed (download/upload)
450/50
1000/150
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yesYes
yesYes
Wireless networking standard
802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Battery

Apple iPhone 7Apple iPhone 7Samsung Galaxy S8 PlusSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Exchangeable battery
noNo
noNo
Battery Capacity
1960 mAh
3500 mAh
Talk Time 2G
14 h
24 h
Talk Time 3G
14 h
24 h
Supports fast charging
noNo
yesYes
Supports wireless charging
noNo
yesYes

Voice

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Voice over LTE (VoLTE)
yesYes
yesYes
Voice over WiFi (VoWiFi)
yesYes
yesYes

Often compared to iPhone 7

Often compared to Galaxy S8 Plus