Apple iPhone 8 vs Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime

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Display

Display size

4.7 inches
5.0 inches

Resolution

750 x 1334 pixels
720 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density

326 ppi
294 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
TFT

Screen-to-body ratio

65.34 %
69.74 %

Peak brightness

625 cd/m2 (nit)
 

Features

Pressure-sensitive, Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
5 megapixels

Hardware Features

Sapphire crystal lens cover, Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 28 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.22 μm
Aperture size: F1.9

Flash

Quad LED
LED

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

Optical image stabilization, Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

7 megapixels
2 megapixels

Features

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
 

Design

Dimensions

5.45 x 2.65 x 0.29 inches (138.4 x 67.3 x 7.3 mm)
5.54 x 2.76 x 0.34 inches (140.7 x 70.1 x 8.6 mm)

Weight

5.22 oz (148 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)
5.22 oz (148 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)

Materials

Back: Glass; Frame: Aluminum
 

Resistance

Water, Dust; IP 67
 

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
 

Features

 
Touch sensitive control keys

Colors

Gold, Gray, Silver, Red
Black

Multimedia

Headphones

Lightning
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

 
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
 

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
 

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Apple A11 Bionic APL1W72
Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 8917

Processor

Hexa-core, 2390 MHz, Monsoon and Mistral, 64-bit, 10 nm
Quad-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm

GPU

Apple 3-core GPU
Adreno 308

RAM

2 GB
1.5 GB

Internal storage

256 GB, not expandable
16 GB

Available to use

 
9.1 GB

Storage expansion

 
microSDXC up to 256 GB

OS

iOS (12.x, 11.x)
Android (7.0 Nougat)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0
4.2

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO, Hotspot
802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB

Lightning
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

 
Mass storage device, USB charging

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Mobile Payment

Apple Pay
 

Other

NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling)
UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66
Bands 2, 4, 5, 12

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38, 39, 40, 41
 

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100 MHz
850, 1700/2100, 1900 MHz

Data

LTE-A Cat 12/13 (600/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

Yes
 

VoLTE

Yes
 

Battery

Capacity

1821 mAh
2600 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable

Charging

USB Power Delivery, Qi wireless charging
 

Talk time

14.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1250 min)
20.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1250 min)

Stand-by time

 
20.0 days (480 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)

Internet use

 
3G: 11 hours; LTE: 12 hours; Wi-Fi: 13 hours

Music playback

40.00 hours
71.00 hours

Video playback

13.00 hours
13.00 hours

Phone features

Notifications

 
Haptic feedback

Other features

 
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Sep 12, 2017
Mar 15, 2017

FCC ID value: BCG-E3174A link
FCC ID value: A3LSMJ327T link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

1.09 W/kg
0.44 W/kg

Body

1.09 W/kg
0.30 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.59 W/kg
1.40 W/kg

Wireless Router

1.09 W/kg
0.30 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box

EarPods with Lighting connector, Lightning to 3.5mm headphone jack adapter, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation
 

MSRP price

$ 849
 
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