Apple iPhone 8 Plus 64GB vs. Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus 5G SM-G986B 128GB

Apple iPhone 8 Plus 64GB

Apple iPhone 8 Plus 64GB

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Built-in camera
Yes
Yes
Front camera
Yes
Yes
Effective pixels front camera
7 megapixels
10 megapixels
Number of front cameras
1 ​
1 ​
Camera features
Autofocus, Built-in flash/lamp, Optical image stabilization (OIS), Optical zoom
Autofocus, Built-in flash/lamp, Optical image stabilization (OIS), Electronic image stabilization (EIS), Optical zoom
Effective pixels
12 megapixels
64 megapixels
Maximum lens aperture
1.8
1.8
Number of rear cameras
2 ​
4 ​
Sensor format
1/3"
1/1.76"
Video recording
Yes
Yes
Max frame rate (highest resolution)
60 fps
24 fps
Max frame rate (regardless of res.)
240 fps
960 fps
Max resolution (highest frame rate)
1920x1080 (HD 1080) pixels
1280x720 (HD 720) pixels
Maximum resolution (video)
3840x2160 (4K Ultra HD) pixels
7680x4320 (8K Ultra HD) pixels
2G (GSM)
Yes
Yes
3G (UMTS)
Yes
Yes
HSPA+
Yes
Yes
4G (LTE)
Yes
Yes
4G: Speed (down/up)
Cat.12/13: 600/150 Mbit/s
Cat.20/13: 2000/150 Mbit/s
5G (NR)
No
Yes
Frequency range (5G)
FR1 (Sub-6 GHz)
Bluetooth
Yes
Yes
Bluetooth codec
SBC, AAC
aptX, SBC
Bluetooth profile
A2DP, AVRCP
A2DP, AVRCP
Bluetooth version
5.0
5.0
Built-in navigation system
Yes
Yes
Type of navigation system
GPS, A-GPS, Galileo, GLONASS
GPS, A-GPS, BeiDou, Galileo, GLONASS
NFC
Yes
Yes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
Yes
Yes
Wireless networking standard
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5), 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6)
Streaming standards
Data connector
Lightning
USB
Type of USB connector
USB (Type C)
USB On-The-Go (OTG)
Yes
USB version
3 (Gen 1)
Headphone output (2.5/3.5 mm)
No
No
Colour
Black, Silver, White, Red, Grey, Gold
Black, Blue, White, Grey, Purple
Developed especially for seniors
No
No
Physical keyboard/numpad
No
No
Dimensions (WxHxD)
Depth
7.5 mm
7.8 mm
Height
158.4 mm
161.9 mm
Width
78.1 mm
73.7 mm
Product weight
202 g
188 g
Built-in sensors
Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Barometer
Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Barometer
Built-in wireless charging
Yes
Yes
Wireless standard
QI
QI, PMA
Dual SIM card support
No
Yes
Hybrid Dual Sim
Yes
Features
Built-in stereo speakers
ANT+, Built-in stereo speakers, eSIM
Security
Fingerprint reader
Fingerprint reader, Face scanner
SIM card
Nano sim
Nano sim
Supports fast charging
Yes
Yes
Type of quick charge
USB Power Delivery (PD)
Samsung Adaptive Fast Charge
Water resistant
Yes
Yes
IP code (level of dust/water resistance)
IP67
IP68
Aspect ratio
16:9
20:9
Display features
Scratch resistant display, HDR
Scratch resistant display, HDR, 120Hz refresh rate
Display technology
LCD
OLED (AMOLED)
Panel type
IPS (TFT)
Display
Colour
Colour
Number of colours
16 777 216 colours
16 777 216 colours
Pixel density
401 PPI
525 PPI
Screen resolution (HxV)
1080x1920 pixels
1440x3200 pixels
Screen size
5.5 inches
6.7 inches
Touchscreen
Yes
Yes
Material (body/chassis)
Glass, Aluminium
Glass, Aluminium
RAM size
3GB
12GB
Release year
2017
2020
Battery capacity
2670 mAh
4500 mAh
Exchangeable battery
No
No
Graphics processor (GPU)
Yes
Yes
Graphics processor type
ARM Mali-G77 MP11
Processor core type
Hexa Core
Octa Core
Processor speed
2.39 GHz
2.73 GHz
SoC/CPU (System on Chip)
Apple A11 Bionic
Samsung Exynos 990
Operating system (latest version)
Apple iOS 13
Android 10 (Android Q)
Support for alternative firmware
Android One
Internal storage space (size)
64 GB
128 GB
Memory card reader
No
Yes
Compatible memory cards
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Maximum memory card size
1TB