Apple iPhone always had its charm and craze amongst the people. While after the note 7 battery disaster, people also were waiting for note 8 to be launched. They both had launched in Dusshera season, Galaxy Note 8 arriving a few days earlier than iPhone 8 on September 22nd. Whereas, iPhone 8 was launched on September 29th, 2017. They both have distinct features when compared. Let’s have a look at Apple iPhone 8 v/s Galaxy Note 8
Hardware – Apple iPhone 8 v/s Galaxy Note 8
iPhone 8 consists of hexacore processor whereas, Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has an octa-core but that is just the specification in practical life both of them performs very well, the interface is smooth, and gaming experience is flawless.
Note 8 has a screen of 6.3″ (16cm). On the other hand, iPhone has a display of 5.5″ (13.97cm). In the regard of the display, hands down there is no match for Note 8, the edgeless and bezel-less display will just blow your minds.
Samsung is one step ahead regarding RAM (Random Access Memory). It provides up to 6GB RAM. 4GB more as compared to iPhone which has the RAM of 2GB but due to the software and hardware optimisation of iPhones, iPhone has an advantage.
In the iPhone, we get a battery of 1821mAH whereas in Note 8 we get a massive battery of 3300mAH.
Fingerprint sensor position
The position of the fingerprint sensor is front in iPhone 8 whereas in Note 8 it is located near the dual rear cameras. Yes, it’s the same annoying position like we had in the Galaxy S8.
Dual sim feature
Note 8 has the dual sim feature with SIM 1- Nano and SIM 2- Nano (hybrid) while iPhone does not.
The chipset of iPhone 8 is Apple All Bionic whereas Samsung Galaxy Note has a chipset of Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 8895.
The processor of iPhone 8 is Hexacore, (2.37GHz + dual core monsoon+ 2.37+ GHz, quad-core Mistral) while the note 8 has an octa-core processor (2.37 GHz, quad-core, M2 mongoose+1.7 GHz, quad-core, Cortex A53).
Apart from all the hardware features mentioned above, there are several other differences as well between the two top listed devices trending smartphones in terms of software and user experience. Few of them are:-
Sofware & User Experience – Apple iPhone 8 v/s Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has the Android v7.1.1( Naugat) operating system. iPhone 8 comes with iOS 11.
Note 8 is slightly thicker than iPhone 8, having the thickness of 8.6mm. On this side the width of iPhone is 7.5mm.
Talking about weight, iPhone 8 is slightly heavier. It is of 202 grams while the weight of note 8 is 195g.
Taller than iPhone 8, note 8 is 162.5 mm high, while, iPhone 8 is 158.4 mm tall.
Both the smartphones are available in a variety of colours. Like iPhone 8 in the shades of gold, silver, space, grey. Note 8 available in midnight black and maple gold.
Type of display varies in both of them.
iPhone: IPS LCD
Note 8: Super AMOLED
iPhone 8- IP67
NOTE 8: IP68.
Screen to body ratio
Screen to Body ratio has a little more difference in both the phones. iPhone has a ratio of 67.25%. Apparently, less than note 8 with ratio of 83.24%
Note 8 steps ahead of iPhone 8 in pixel density having 522 PPI as compared to iPhone having just 401ppi.
iPhone is full HD (1080*1920pixels) while note 8 ‘s screen resolution is around 1440*2960 pixels.
iPhone has a 3D touchscreen. Note 8 has – the capacitive touchscreen.
There are several other differences between Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Apple iPhone 8 such as image resolution, aperture, expandable memory and the list goes on. If you are confused between the two then we recomed you to short list your requirements and choose accordingly.
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