Apple iPhone X vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

2.79 in
5.65 in
Apple iPhone X
vs

Full Comparison

Hardware

Apple iPhone XApple iPhone XSamsung Galaxy S9 PlusSamsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Operating System
Apple iOS 11
Android 8.0
Cpu Speed
2.7 GHz
2.7 GHz
CPU Cores
Hexa Core
Octa Core
CPU Model
Apple A11 Bionic
Samsung Exynos 9 Octa (9810)
GPU
yesYes
yesYes
Ram memory
3GB
6GB

Display

Apple iPhone XApple iPhone XSamsung Galaxy S9 PlusSamsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Touchscreen
yesYes
yesYes
Colors
16M
16M
Screen size
5.80 in
6.20 in
Resolution
1125, 2436
1440, 2960
Technology
OLED (AMOLED)
OLED (AMOLED)
Pixel Density
458 ppi
529 ppi
Dual screen support
noNo
noNo
Scratch resistant display
yesYes
yesYes
HDR
yesYes
yesYes

Camera

Apple iPhone XApple iPhone XSamsung Galaxy S9 PlusSamsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Number of cameras
3
3
Front Resolution
7 Mpx
8 Mpx
Primary rear resolution
12 Mpx
12 Mpx
Primary rear sensor size
1/3"
1/2.55"
Video recording
yesYes
yesYes
Highest video resolution
3840x2160 px
3840x2160 px
Maximum FPS at the highest resolution
60 fps
60 fps
Maximum FPS (regardless of res.)
240 fps
960 fps
Max resolution (highest frame rate)
1920, 1080
1280, 720
Autofocus
yesYes
yesYes
Geo-tagging
yesYes
yesYes
LED Flash
yesYes
yesYes
Optical image stabilization
yesYes
yesYes
Touch Focus
yesYes
yesYes

Storage

Apple iPhone XApple iPhone XSamsung Galaxy S9 PlusSamsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Memory card reader
noNo
yesYes

Dimensions

Apple iPhone XApple iPhone XSamsung Galaxy S9 PlusSamsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Colour of product
Black, Grey, Silver, White
Black, Blue, Grey, Purple
Material
Aluminium, Glass, Steel
Aluminium, Glass
Height
5.65 in
6.22 in
Width
2.79 in
2.91 in
Depth
0.30 in
0.33 in
Weight
0.38 lb
0.42 lb
Physical keyboard/numpad
noNo
noNo
Water resistant
yesYes
yesYes
Shock resistant
noNo
noNo

Sensors

Apple iPhone XApple iPhone XSamsung Galaxy S9 PlusSamsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Accelerometer
yesYes
yesYes
Gyroscope
yesYes
yesYes
Barometer
yesYes
yesYes
Proximity
yesYes
yesYes
Face scanner
yesYes
yesYes

Other features

Apple iPhone XApple iPhone XSamsung Galaxy S9 PlusSamsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Built-in stereo speakers
yesYes
yesYes

Navigation

Apple iPhone XApple iPhone XSamsung Galaxy S9 PlusSamsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Built-in navigation system
yesYes
yesYes
GPS
yesYes
yesYes
A-GPS
yesYes
yesYes
Galileo
yesYes
yesYes
GLONASS
yesYes
yesYes

Connectivity

Apple iPhone XApple iPhone XSamsung Galaxy S9 PlusSamsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Dual sim support
noNo
yesYes
Sim Card Size
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM
DLNA certified
noNo
noNo
Bluetooth
yesYes
yesYes
Bluetooth Version
5.0
5.0
Bluetooth profile
A2DP, AVRCP
A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HSP, OPP, PBAP
NFC
yesYes
yesYes
Connector type
Lightning
USB
Video output
noNo
DisplayPort over USB-C

Networks

Apple iPhone XApple iPhone XSamsung Galaxy S9 PlusSamsung Galaxy S9 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)
600/150
1200/200
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 XApple iPhone XSamsung Galaxy S9 PlusSamsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Exchangeable battery
noNo
noNo
Battery Capacity
2716 mAh
3500 mAh
Talk Time 2G
14 h
25 h
Talk Time 3G
21 h
25 h
Supports fast charging
yesYes
yesYes
Supports wireless charging
yesYes
yesYes
Wireless charging standard
QI
PMA, QI
Built-in wireless charging
yesYes
yesYes

Voice

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