Difference between Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus and Apple iPhone 6 Plus: specifications

Difference between the Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus smartphone and the Apple iPhone 6 Plus mobile, with the technical details, but also the respective performances. The first phone is operating with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor, which has 8 cores, 8 threads, an energy-efficient frequency of 1,9 GHz, a high-performance frequency of 2,8 GHz. The second is working with the Apple A8 processor, with 2 cores, 2 threads, its initial frequency is 1,4 GHz, its maximum frequency is 1,4 GHz.


Smartphone Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus Apple iPhone 6 Plus
Release date Q3 2018 Q3 2014
Dimensions 6.22 x 2.91 x 0.33 in 6.22 x 3.06 x 0.28 in
Weight 6.67 oz 6.07 oz
Body Front & back glass,
aluminum frame
Front glass,
aluminum body
Screen size, colours 6.2 inches, 16M colors 5.5 inches, 16M colors
Screen type Super AMOLED LED-backlit IPS LCD
Resolution 1440 x 2960 pixels 1080 x 1920 pixels
Screen ratio 18.5:9 16:9
Density 529 ppi 401 ppi
Operating system Android 8.0 iOS 8
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Apple A8
Lithography 10 nm FinFET LPP 20 nm
Cores 8 2
Threads 8 2
High-performance cores 4x Cortex-A75 @2.8 GHz 2x Typhoon @1.4 GHz
Energy-efficient cores 4x Cortex-A55 @1.9 GHz NA
GPU Adreno 630 PowerVR GX6450
Memory 6 GB RAM 1 GB RAM
Storage 128 GB 16 / 128 GB
Memory card Up to 512 GB NA
Camera 12 MP, f/1.5-2.4, 26mm
12 MP, f/2.4, 52mm
8 MP, f/2.2, 29mm
Front camera 8 MP, f/1.7, 25mm 1.2 MP, f/2.2, 31mm
Video 2160p60,
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 4.0, A2DP, LE
USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 2.0
Battery capacity 3,500 mAh 2,915 mAh
Battery type Non-removable Li-Ion Non-removable Li-Po
Versatile use autonomy ~ 12 hours and 30 minutes ~ 11 hours
DxOMark 99 82
AnTuTu 262,500 79,100
Geekbench 4 single core 2,427 1,514
Geekbench 4 multi-core 8,697 2,614
Price $530 $247
Amazon Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus Apple iPhone 6 Plus
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We can thus compare easily the technical specifications between these two smartphones. The Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus smartphone has a bigger number of cores, the maximum frequency of the Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus is higher. The Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus 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.


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