Compare Samsung Galaxy J7+ vs Apple iPhone 8 plus: Price, Specs, Review

Difference between the Samsung Galaxy J7+ smartphone and the Apple iPhone 8 Plus mobile, with the technical details, but also the respective performances. The first phone is operating with the MediaTek Helio P20 processor, which has 8 cores, 8 threads, an energy-efficient frequency of 1,6 GHz, a high-performance frequency of 2,3 GHz. The second is working with the Apple A11 Bionic processor, with 6 cores, 6 threads, its initial frequency is 1,4 GHz, its maximum frequency is 2,4 GHz.


Smartphone Samsung Galaxy J7+ Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Model version(s) Samsung SM-C710F A1864, A1897, A1898
Release date Q3 2017 Q3 2017
Dimensions 6.00 x 2.94 x 0.31 in 6.24 x 3.07 x 0.30 in
Weight 6.34 oz 7.13 oz
Body Aluminum alloy Front & back glass,
aluminum frame
Screen size, colours 5.5 inches, 16M colors 5.5 inches, 16M colors
Screen type Super AMOLED LED-backlit IPS LCD
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels 1080 x 1920 pixels
Screen ratio 18.5:9 16:9
Density 407 ppi 401 ppi
Operating system Android 7.1.1 iOS 11
Processor MediaTek Helio P20 Apple A11 Bionic
Lithography 16 nm FFC 10 nm FinFET
Cores 8 6
Threads 8 6
High-performance cores 4x Cortex-A53 @2.3 GHz 2x Monsoon @2.39 GHz
Energy-efficient cores 4x Cortex-A53 @1.6 GHz 4x Mistral @1.42 GHz
GPU Mali-T880 MP2 Apple GPU
Memory 4 GB RAM 3 GB RAM
Storage 32 GB 64 / 256 GB
Memory card Up to 256 GB
Camera 13MP, f/1.7
5 MP
12 MP, f/1.8, 28mm
12 MP, f/2.8, 57mm
Video 1080p30 2160p24/30/60,
Front camera 16 MP, f/1.9 7 MP, f/2.2, 32mm
Front video 1080p30 1080p30
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE 5.0, A2DP, LE
USB 2.0 2.0
Battery capacity 3,000 mAh 2,691 mAh
Battery type Non-removable Li-Ion Non-removable Li-Ion
Versatile use autonomy ~ 8 hours and 30 minutes ~ 11 hours and 50 minutes
Head SAR value (US) 1.15 W/kg
Body SAR value (US) 1.15 W/kg
DxOMark 94
AnTuTu 60,000 231,800
Geekbench 4 single core 744 4,091
Geekbench 4 multi-core 3,274 9,939
Rating 3.7 / 5 4.4 / 5
Number of reviews 29 812
Price $255 $525
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We can thus compare easily the technical specifications between these two smartphones. The Samsung Galaxy J7+ smartphone has a bigger number of cores, the maximum frequency of the Apple iPhone 8 Plus is higher. They were produced the same year.

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 Samsung Galaxy J7+ phone and the Apple iPhone 8 Plus. 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 – iOS 64-bit & Android 64-bit
Apple iPhone 8 Plus  4,091
Samsung Galaxy J7+  744

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 450%. In multi-core, the gap reaches 204%.


Processor AnTuTu – Score – iOS 64-bit & Android 64-bit
Apple iPhone 8 Plus  231,800
Samsung Galaxy J7+  60,000

AnTuTu is probably the most popular benchmark application in the world to test the power of a mobile device.

The difference between these two results is 286%.