Difference between Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and Apple iPhone SE: specifications


Difference between the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 smartphone and the Apple iPhone SE mobile, with the technical details, but also the respective performances. The first phone is operating with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, which has 8 cores, 8 threads, an energy-efficient frequency of 1,9 GHz, a high-performance frequency of 2,5 GHz. The second is working with the Apple A9 processor, with 2 cores, 2 threads, its initial frequency is 1,9 GHz, its maximum frequency is 1,9 GHz.

Specifications:

Smartphone Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Apple iPhone SE
Release date Q3 2017 Q1 2016
Dimensions 6.40 x 2.94 x 0.34 in 4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 in
Weight 6.88 oz 3.99 oz
Body Front & back glass,
aluminum frame
Front glass,
aluminum body
Screen size, colours 6.3 inches, 16M colors 4 inches, 16M colors
Screen type Super AMOLED LED-backlit IPS LCD
Resolution 1440 x 2960 pixels 640 x 1136 pixels
Screen ratio 18.5:9 16:9
Density 521 ppi 326 ppi
Operating system Android 7.1.1 iOS 9.3.2
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Apple A9
Lithography 10 nm FinFET LPE 14 nm
Cores 8 2
Threads 8 2
High-performance cores 4x Cortex-A73 @2.45 GHz 2x Twister @1.85 GHz
Energy-efficient cores 4x Cortex-A53 @1.9 GHz NA
GPU Adreno 540 PowerVR GT7600
Memory 6 GB RAM 2 GB RAM
Storage 64 / 256 GB 16 / 128 GB
Memory card Up to 512 GB NA
Camera 12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm
12 MP, f/2.4, 52mm
12 MP, f/2.2, 29mm
Front camera 8 MP, f/1.7, 25mm 1.2 MP, f/2.4, 31mm
Video 2160p30,
1080p60,
720p240
2160p30,
1080p120,
720p240
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX 4.2, A2DP, LE
USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 2.0
Battery capacity 3,300 mAh 1,624 mAh
Battery type Non-removable Li-Ion Non-removable Li-Po
Versatile use autonomy ~ 10 hours and 30 minutes ~ 7 hours
DxOMark 94 NA
AnTuTu 201,700 140,500
Geekbench 4 single core 1,781 2,505
Geekbench 4 multi-core 6,246 4,400
Price $400 $159
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We can thus compare easily the technical specifications between these two smartphones. The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 smartphone has a bigger number of cores, the maximum frequency of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is higher. The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has a more recent release date.

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