Samsung Galaxy S7 vs Apple iPhone 7

2.74 in
5.61 in
Samsung Galaxy S7
vs
2.64 in
5.44 in
Apple iPhone 7

Full Comparison

Hardware

Samsung Galaxy S7Samsung Galaxy S7Apple iPhone 7Apple iPhone 7
Operating System
Android 6.0
Apple iOS 11
Cpu Speed
2.3 GHz
2.3 GHz
CPU Cores
Octa Core
Quad Core
CPU Model
Samsung Exynos 8 Octa 8890
Apple A10 Fusion
GPU
yesYes
yesYes
GPU Model
ARM Mali-T880MP12 GPU
PowerVR GT7600
Ram memory
4GB
2GB

Display

Samsung Galaxy S7Samsung Galaxy S7Apple iPhone 7Apple iPhone 7
Touchscreen
yesYes
yesYes
Colors
16M
16M
Screen size
5.10 in
4.70 in
Resolution
2560, 1440
1334, 750
Technology
Super AMOLED
IPS (TFT), IPS LCD
Pixel Density
576 ppi
326 ppi
Dual screen support
noNo
noNo
Scratch resistant display
yesYes
yesYes
HDR
noNo
noNo
Ambient light sensor
yesYes
yesYes
Multi touch
yesYes
yesYes

Camera

Samsung Galaxy S7Samsung Galaxy S7Apple iPhone 7Apple iPhone 7
Number of cameras
2
2
Front Resolution
5 Mpx
7 Mpx
Primary rear resolution
12 Mpx
12 Mpx
Primary rear lens aperture
1.7 f
1.8 f
Primary rear sensor size
1/2.6"
1/3"
Video recording
yesYes
yesYes
Highest video resolution
4096, 2160
4096, 2160
Maximum FPS at the highest resolution
30 fps
30 fps
Maximum FPS (regardless of res.)
240 fps
240 fps
Max resolution (highest frame rate)
1280, 720
1280, 720
Autofocus
yesYes
yesYes
Burst Mode
yesYes
yesYes
Digital Zoom
yesYes
yesYes
Face Detection
yesYes
yesYes
Geo-tagging
yesYes
yesYes
HDR Capture
yesYes
yesYes
LED Flash
yesYes
yesYes
Optical image stabilization
yesYes
yesYes
Panorama
yesYes
yesYes
Touch Focus
yesYes
yesYes

Storage

Samsung Galaxy S7Samsung Galaxy S7Apple iPhone 7Apple iPhone 7
Memory card reader
yesYes
noNo
Types of memory card supported
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
No memory slot

Dimensions

Samsung Galaxy S7Samsung Galaxy S7Apple iPhone 7Apple iPhone 7
Material
Aluminium
Aluminium
Height
5.61 in
5.44 in
Width
2.74 in
2.64 in
Depth
0.31 in
0.28 in
Weight
0.34 lb
0.30 lb
Physical keyboard/numpad
noNo
noNo
Water resistant
yesYes
yesYes
Shock resistant
noNo
noNo
Dust resistant
yesYes
yesYes

Sensors

Samsung Galaxy S7Samsung Galaxy S7Apple iPhone 7Apple iPhone 7
Accelerometer
yesYes
yesYes
Digital Compass
yesYes
yesYes
Fingerprint
yesYes
yesYes
Gyroscope
yesYes
yesYes
Barometer
yesYes
yesYes
Pedometer
yesYes
yesYes
Proximity
yesYes
yesYes

Navigation

Samsung Galaxy S7Samsung Galaxy S7Apple iPhone 7Apple iPhone 7
Built-in navigation system
yesYes
yesYes
GPS
yesYes
yesYes
A-GPS
yesYes
yesYes
GLONASS
yesYes
yesYes

Connectivity

Samsung Galaxy S7Samsung Galaxy S7Apple iPhone 7Apple iPhone 7
Dual sim support
yesYes
noNo
Sim Card Size
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM
DLNA certified
yesYes
noNo
Bluetooth
yesYes
yesYes
Bluetooth Version
4.2
4.2
Bluetooth profile
A2DP, AVRCP
A2DP, AVRCP
NFC
yesYes
yesYes
Connector type
USB
Lightning
Video output
noNo
Manufacturer specific

Networks

Samsung Galaxy S7Samsung Galaxy S7Apple iPhone 7Apple iPhone 7
2G GSM
yesYes
yesYes
GSM Frequencies
850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 1900 MHz
850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 1900 MHz
3G UMTS
yesYes
yesYes
UMTS Frequences
850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1900 MHz, 2100 MHz
850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1700 MHz, 1900 MHz, 2100 MHz
HSPA
yesYes
yesYes
HSPA+
yesYes
yesYes
DC-HSPA
yesYes
yesYes
HSDPA speed
42 Mbps
42 Mbps
HSUPA speed
5.76 Mbps
5.76 Mbps
LTE Frequencies
700 MHz, 900 MHz, 1700 MHz, 2100 MHz, 2500 MHz
700 MHz, 800 MHz, 850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1700 MHz, 1800 MHz, 1900 MHz, 2100 MHz, 2600 MHz, 2300 MHz, 2500 MHz
4G Speed (download/upload)
450/50
450/50
Mobile hotspot function
yesYes
yesYes
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

Samsung Galaxy S7Samsung Galaxy S7Apple iPhone 7Apple iPhone 7
Exchangeable battery
noNo
noNo
Battery Type
Lithium Ion
Lithium Ion
Battery Capacity
3000 mAh
1960 mAh
Talk Time 2G
28 h
14 h
Standby Time 3G
288 h
240 h
Talk Time 3G
27 h
14 h
Supports fast charging
yesYes
noNo
Supports wireless charging
yesYes
noNo

Voice

Samsung Galaxy S7Samsung Galaxy S7Apple iPhone 7Apple iPhone 7
Voice over LTE (VoLTE)
yesYes
yesYes
Voice over WiFi (VoWiFi)
yesYes
yesYes

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