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Apple iPhone SE vs Samsung Galaxy S7

2.31 in
4.87 in
Apple iPhone SE Mobile Phone
Apple iPhone SE
2.74 in
5.61 in
Samsung Galaxy S7 Mobile Phone
Samsung Galaxy S7
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The iPhone SE (2016) is an affordable, well-designed small phone that can run iOS 13, although it's getting a bit old nowRead more
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Full Comparison

Hardware

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Operating system
Apple iOS 11
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Android 6.0
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CPU clock speed
1.84 GHz
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2.3 GHz
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CPU cores
Dual-core
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8-core
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CPU model
Apple A9 APL0898
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Samsung Exynos 8 Octa 8890
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GPU model
PowerVR Series 7XT GT7600
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ARM Mali-T880 MP12
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RAM memory
2 GB
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4 GB
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Display

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Screen size
4.0 in
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5.1 in
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Number of colors
16.7M
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16.7M
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Panel type
LCD
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OLED
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Resolution
12.0 Mpx
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12.0 Mpx
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Technology
  • IPS TFT
  • Retina Display with IPS technology
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Super AMOLED
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Pixel density
326.0 ppi
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576.0 ppi
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Screen material
Fingerprint-resistant coating
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Corning Gorilla Glass 5.0
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Touchscreen
N/A
yes
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Dual screen support
N/A
no
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Scratch resistant display
N/A
yes
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HDR
N/A
no
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Multi touch
N/A
yes
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Rear camera

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Resolution
12.0 Mpx
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12.0 Mpx
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Primary lens aperture
2.2 f
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1.7 f
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Highest video resolution
  • 4096
  • 2160
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  • 4096
  • 2160
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Maximum FPS at the highest resolution
30.0 fps
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30.0 fps
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Maximum FPS (regardless of res.)
120.0 fps
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240.0 fps
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Max resolution (highest frame rate)
  • 1280
  • 720
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  • 1280
  • 720
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Optical zoom
3x
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N/A
Primary sensor size
N/A
1/2.6"
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Video recording
N/A
yes
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Autofocus
N/A
yes
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Burst Mode
N/A
yes
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Digital Image Stabilization
N/A
yes
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Digital zoom
N/A
yes
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Face detection
Face recognition
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yes
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Geo-tagging
N/A
yes
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HDR Capture
N/A
yes
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LED Flash
N/A
yes
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Optical image stabilization
N/A
yes
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Panorama
N/A
yes
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Touch focus
N/A
yes
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Front camera

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Resolution
12.0 Mpx
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12.0 Mpx
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Face detection
Face recognition
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yes
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HDR mode
Auto HDR mode
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N/A
Lens aperture
F/2.4
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N/A
Light source
Retina Flash
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N/A

Storage

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Internal storage
  • 128 GB
  • 16 GB
  • 32 GB
  • 64 GB
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  • 32 GB
  • 64 GB
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Types of memory card supported
No memory slot
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  • microSD
  • microSDHC
  • microSDXC
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Memory card reader
N/A
yes
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Maximum card storage
N/A
200GB
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Dimensions

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Colour of product
  • Black
  • Brown
  • Gold
  • Grey
  • Pink
  • Rose gold
  • Silver
  • Space grey
  • White
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  • Gold
  • Silver
  • Black
  • White
  • Titanium
  • Pink
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Material
  • Aluminum
  • Glass
  • Steel
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Aluminum
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Height
4.87 in
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5.61 in
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Width
2.31 in
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2.74 in
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Depth
0.3 in
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0.31 in
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Weight
3.99 oz
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5.36 oz
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Physical keyboard/numpad
N/A
no
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Water resistant
N/A
yes
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Shock resistant
N/A
no
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Dust resistant
N/A
yes
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Fully waterproof
N/A
yes
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Sensors

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Accelerometer
yes
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yes
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Proximity
yes
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yes
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Digital compass
yes
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yes
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Ambient light sensor
yes
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yes
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Gyroscope
yes
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yes
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Fingerprint
N/A
yes
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Barometer
N/A
yes
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Pedometer
N/A
yes
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Hearth rate monitor
N/A
yes
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ANT+
N/A
yes
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Connectivity

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Dual sim support
no
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yes
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Sim card size
Nano-SIM
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Nano-SIM
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Bluetooth
yes
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yes
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Bluetooth version
4.2
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4.2
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Bluetooth profile
  • A2DP
  • AVRCP
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  • A2DP
  • AVRCP
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NFC
yes
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yes
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Charging connection
Lightning
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USB
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Headphone connection
3.5 mm
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3.5 mm
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Video output
Manufacturer specific
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No
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DLNA certified
N/A
yes
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Bluetooth codec
N/A
  • aptX
  • SBC
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USB version
N/A
2.0
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USB On-The-Go (OTG)
N/A
yes
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Celluar

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Wireless networking standard
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
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  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
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Data transmission
  • DC-HSDPA
  • EDGE
  • EV-DO
  • GPRS
  • HSPA+
  • HSUPA
  • LTE
  • TDD-LTE
  • VoLTE
  • VoWiFi
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HSPA+
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Navigation system
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
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GLONASS
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GSM frequencies
  • 1800 MHz
  • 1900 MHz
  • 850 MHz
  • 900 MHz
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  • 850 MHz
  • 900 MHz
  • 1800 MHz
  • 1900 MHz
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UMTS frequences
  • 850 MHz
  • 900 MHz
  • 1900 MHz
  • 2100 MHz
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  • 850 MHz
  • 900 MHz
  • 1900 MHz
  • 2100 MHz
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CDMA frequences
  • 800 MHz
  • 1700 MHz
  • 1900 MHz
  • 2100 MHz
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N/A
LTE frequencies
  • 800 MHz
  • 1800 MHz
  • 1900 MHz
  • 2100 MHz
  • 2600 MHz
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  • 700 MHz
  • 900 MHz
  • 1700 MHz
  • 2100 MHz
  • 2500 MHz
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Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
N/A
yes
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2G GSM
N/A
yes
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3G UMTS
N/A
yes
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4G LTE
N/A
yes
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Mobile hotspot
N/A
yes
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Streaming standards
N/A
  • Google Cast
  • Miracast
  • MirrorLink
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Battery

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Battery type
Lithium ion
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Lithium ion
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Battery capacity
1642.0 mAh
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3000.0 mAh
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Standby time
240.0 h
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288.0 h
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Talk time
14.0 h
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27.0 h
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Replaceable battery
N/A
no
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Fast charging
N/A
yes
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Fast charging standard
N/A
Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0
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Wireless charging
N/A
yes
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Wireless charging standard
N/A
  • PMA
  • QI
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