Compare Apple iPhone 3G vs Samsung Galaxy S8+: Price, Specs, Review

Difference between the Apple iPhone 3G smartphone and the Samsung Galaxy S8+ mobile, with the technical details, but also the respective performances. The first phone is operating with the ARM 11 processor, which has 1 cores, 1 threads, an energy-efficient frequency of 0,4 GHz, a high-performance frequency of 0,4 GHz. The second is working with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, with 8 cores, 8 threads, its initial frequency is 1,9 GHz, its maximum frequency is 2,5 GHz.


Smartphone Apple iPhone 3G Samsung Galaxy S8+
Model version(s) A1324 Samsung SM-G955U
Release date Q3 2018 Q1 2017
Dimensions 4.55 x 2.44 x 0.48 in 6.28 x 2.89 x 0.32 in
Weight 4.69 oz 6.1 oz
Body Aluminum body Front & back glass,
aluminum frame
Screen size, colours 3.5 inches, 16M colors 6.2 inches, 16M colors
Screen type TFT Super AMOLED
Resolution 320 x 480 pixels 1440 x 2960 pixels
Screen ratio 3:2 18.5:9
Density 165 ppi 529 ppi
Operating system iOS Android 7.0
Processor ARM 11 Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
Lithography 45 nm 10 nm FinFET LPE
Cores 1 8
Threads 1 8
High-performance cores 1x ARM 11 @412 MHz 4x Cortex-A73 @2.45 GHz
Energy-efficient cores 4x Cortex-A53 @1.9 GHz
GPU PowerVR MBX Adreno 540
Memory 0.128 GB RAM 4 / 6 GB RAM
Storage 8 / 16 GB 64 / 128 GB
Memory card Up to 512 GB
Camera 2 MP 12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm
Video No 2160p30,
Front camera No 8 MP, f/1.7, 25mm
Front video No 1440p30
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11b/g Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth 2.0, A2DP 5.0, A2DP, LE
USB 2.0 3.1, Type-C 1.0
Battery capacity 1,400 mAh 3,500 mAh
Battery type Non-removable Li-Ion Non-removable Li-Ion
Versatile use autonomy ~ 8 hours and 30 minutes ~ 13 hours
Head SAR value (US) 0.52 W/kg 0.16 W/kg
Body SAR value (US) 1.29 W/kg 0.46 W/kg
AnTuTu 201,100
Geekbench 4 single core 135 1,777
Geekbench 4 multi-core 135 6,124
Rating 3.6 / 5 4.1 / 5
Number of reviews 177 5,643
Price $45 $474
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We can thus compare easily the technical specifications between these two smartphones. The Samsung Galaxy S8+ smartphone has a bigger number of cores, the maximum frequency of the Samsung Galaxy S8+ is higher. The Apple iPhone 3G has a more recent release date.

Note: prices may change with time. They are not updated in real time. Shipping costs have not been integrated in the overall cost of the mobile devices.

Performance comparison between the Apple iPhone 3G phone and the Samsung Galaxy S8+. For this purpose, we are looking at the respective scores on AnTuTu and Geekbench 4.

Geekbench 4:

Processor Geekbench 4 – Multi-core & single core score – Android 64-bit & iOS 64-bit
Samsung Galaxy S8+  1,777
Apple iPhone 3G  135

This graph shows us the difference in power between these two phones. For each value, it is an average based on 250 data generated in the benchmark platform.

On the single-core side, there is a difference of 1216%. In multi-core, the gap reaches 4436%.


Unfortunately, we can not yet display the comparison chart for the results on AnTuTu, because we lack data for at least one of these processors. Please, come back in a few days.