Motorola DROID RAZR vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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Display

Display size

4.3 inches
6.3 inches

Resolution

540 x 960 pixels
1440 x 2960 pixels

Pixel density

256 ppi
522 ppi

Technology

Super AMOLED Advanced
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body

56.61 %
82.98 %

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
HDR video support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

TI OMAP4430
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998

Processor

Dual-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9
Octa-core, 2350 MHz, Kryo 280, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU

PowerVR SGX540
Adreno 540

RAM

1 GB
6 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
64 GB

Storage expansion

microSDHC up to 32 GB
microSDXC up to 256 GB

OS

Android (4.1.2, 4.0, 2.3.6, 2.3.5)
Android (8.0 Oreo, 7.1 Nougat), Samsung Experience UI

Battery

Capacity

1780 mAh
3300 mAh

Type

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Charging

 
Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0, Qi and Powermat wireless charging

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera

8 megapixels
12 megapixels

Features

Autofocus
Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus

Second camera

 
12 megapixels

Features

 
Telephoto, Optical image stabilization, Autofocus

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 720x480 (DVD) (120 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features

Video calling
Time-lapse video, Hyperlapse, Continuous autofocus, Object tracking, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

1.3 megapixels
8 megapixels

Features

 
Autofocus, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

5.15 x 2.71 x 0.28 inches (130.7 x 68.9 x 7.1 mm)
6.40 x 2.94 x 0.34 inches (162.5 x 74.8 x 8.6 mm)

Weight

4.48 oz (127 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (175 g)
6.88 oz (195 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (175 g)

Materials

Back: Kevlar
Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5); Frame: Aluminum

Resistance

 
Water, Dust; IP 68

Biometrics

 
Iris scanner, 2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Features

 
Notification light, Stylus

Colors

Black, Blue, White
Midnight black, Maple gold, Orchid gray, Deep Sea blue

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 13(700 c)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3)

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS

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

Data Speed

LTE, HSPA, UMTS
LTE-A Pro Cat 16 (1000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type

Micro SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

VoLTE

 
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
32-Bit DAC, aptX-HD

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0, EDR
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Charging, OTG, Video out

HDMI

Micro HDMI (Type D), 1.4
 

Sensors

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Barometer

Other

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, ANT+

Phone features

Notifications

Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
 

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
 

Shopping information

MSRP price

$ 600
$ 930
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