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Apple iPhone 11 (64GB) vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)

Side by side comparison between Apple iPhone 11 vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Apple iPhone 11 (64GB)
6.1"
IPS

828x1792

12
MP

12mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Hexa

3110
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
23PointsSamsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)Compare Apple iPhone 11 X
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)
6.2"
AMOLED

1440x2960

12.2
MP

8mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

iPhone 11 (64GB)8 Advantages Apple iPhone 11 (64GB)vsGalaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)23 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)
+2.65GHz 64bit Hexa-Core4%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2.7GHz 64bit Octa-Core
+NVMe (SSD)Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
vsUFS 2.1
+8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)2%
Thinner
vs8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)
+Quad-LED flashAdvantage
The Quad-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+(dual front camera) 12MP + 0.3MP54%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 8MP
+(front) 4K UHD (3840x2160)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
vs(front) 2K UHD (2560x1440)
+18W20%
More power (watts) to charge the battery faster. Sometimes, the charger that comes with the device doesn't have the same power supported by the device. Check before you buy it.
vs15W
+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
vs802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
4GB LPDDR4Xvs+6GB LPDDR4X50%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
Not supportedvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
194 grams (6.79 ounces)vs+189 grams (6.62 ounces)3%
Lighter
TFT LED-Backlit IPS LCDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
Not supportedvs+HDR10Advantage
The HDR10 display provides vibrant colors and more details
828x1792 pixelsvs+1440x2960 pixels187%
Higher resolution screen
324 PPIvs+531 PPI64%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
6.1"vs+6.2"2%
Larger screen
(dual camera) 12MP + 12MPvs+(dual camera) 12.2MP + 12MP1%
Higher resolution main camera
Only digital zoomvs+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
f/1.8 (aperture)vs+f/1.5 (aperture)20%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
2300000 apps (App Store)vs+3500000 apps (Google Play Store)52%
More apps available to download and use
(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 1200 Mbps17%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Heart rateAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Iris scannerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+SpO2Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
3110 mAhvs+3500 mAh13%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
proprietary audio outputvs+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
USB 2.0 proprietary connectorvs+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
USB 2.0 proprietary connectorvs+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.

33 Common items in both devices
64GB (50GB available) / 64GB (51GB available)
Aluminum frame, glass front/back
60Hz
16 million
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / PDAF on back camera and autofocus front camera
OIS: Optical stabilization
BSI sensor
+26 specs and more in the table below

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

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📱 Model features

Apple iPhone 11 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)
ModeliPhone 11 (64GB)Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)
Other model namesiPhone 11 A2111, A2221, A2223Galaxy S9+ G965F (Exynos) Single-sim
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Europe)
(Europe)
BrandAppleSamsung
Release date9/20/2019, Announced: 9/10/20193/9/2018, Announced: 2/25/2018
Depth8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)75.7 x 150.9 millimeters (2.98 x 5.94 in)73.8 x 158.1 millimeters (2.91 x 6.22 in)
Weight194 grams (6.79 ounces)189 grams (6.62 ounces)
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: water-resistant up to 1.5 meters for 30min and dust-resistantIP68 certified: water-resistant up to 1.5 meters for 30min and dust-resistant

🤖 Operating System

Apple iPhone 11 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)
System versioniOS 13Android 8.0 Oreo
Firmware updateiOS 16Android 11
User Interfacefeature not registeredOne UI 2.5 / 3.1

⚙️ Processor

Apple iPhone 11 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)
Chipset64bit - Apple A13 Bionic (7nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 9810 (10nm)
CPUHexa-Core, 2 processors:
2.65GHz Dual-Core Lightning
1.8GHz Quad-Core Thunder
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.7GHz Quad-Core Mongoose M3
1.79GHz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A55
GPU graphical controllerApple GPU MP4ARM Mali-G72 MP18 (572MHz)
Performance (benchmark)AnTuTu: 419453 (v7)
Geekbench: 13882 (v4.4)
GFXBench: 60fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)
AnTuTu: 252276 (v7), 321850 (v8)
Geekbench: 9110 (4.2)

💽 Memory and storage

Apple iPhone 11 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X6GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage64GB (50GB available)
NVMe (SSD)
64GB (51GB available)
UFS 2.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)

📲 Display

Apple iPhone 11 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)
Display typeTFT LED-Backlit IPS LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.1" inches6.2" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~80% (screen-to-body ratio)~83.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution828x1792 pixels (19.5:9)1440x2960 pixels (18.5:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)324 PPI531 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5
Refresh rate60Hz60Hz
Display features625nits[typ]
Oleophobic coating screen
HDR10
Always-On Display

📶 Mobile networks

Apple iPhone 11 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload1024/150 Mbps1200/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM MHz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat16
A2221 version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48)
A2111, A2223 version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 29, 30, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48)
LTE Cat18 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 20, 28, 29, 30)
TD-LTE (38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported

📷 Camera

Apple iPhone 11 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)
Back camera (main camera)(dual camera)
12 megapixels
12MP ultrawidef/2.413mm
(dual camera)
12.2 megapixels
12MP telephotof/2.41/3.4"52mm1.0µmAFOIS2x-optical-zoom
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fps
FlashQuad-LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.5 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/2.55" inches1/2.55" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF on back camera and autofocus front camera
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo/video on both cameras
Camera extrasfeature not registered1080p@240fps
720p@960fps

📸 Front camera

Apple iPhone 11 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)
Front camera (secondary)(dual front camera)
12 megapixels
0.3MP SL 3D
8 megapixels
Front camera resolution4000x3000 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)4K UHD (3840x2160)2K UHD (2560x1440)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length23mm lens25mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3.6" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.22µm pixel

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Apple iPhone 11 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)
LoudspeakerStereo sound
Dolby Atmos
Stereo sound
32-bit/384kHz
Dolby Atmos
Tuned by AKG
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMPEG4, H.265, H.264, MOVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, AAX+, AIFFMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC

🔌 Connectivity

Apple iPhone 11 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)
USBUSB 2.0 proprietary connectorUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Audio outputproprietary audio output3.5mm jack
TV outputProprietary TV-outUSB Type-C (reversible)
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi hotspot
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNANot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
NFCSupportedSupported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Apple iPhone 11 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Barometer
Compass
Face unlock
Gyroscope
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
ANT+
Barometer
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Heart rate
Iris scanner
Proximity sensor
SpO2
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Apple iPhone 11 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)
Battery typeLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity3110 mAh3500 mAh
Charger, watts18W (9V/2A) Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
USB Power Delivery 2.0
15W (9V/1.67A) Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
Quick Charge 2
Talk time autonomyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered

➕ Other features

Apple iPhone 11 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous- Colors: Black, Green, Yellow, Purple, Red, White
- Face ID
- Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX)
- Colors: Black, Silver, Blue, Gold, Orchid Gray
- Samsung DeX
- Curved edge screen
- Corning Gorilla Glass 5 back panel
- Samsung Gear VR compatible
- Samsung Pay

☢️ Radiation rate

Apple iPhone 11 (64GB)Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (SM-G965F)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)1.09W/kg (head), 1.18W/kg (body)feature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)0.95W/kg (head), 0.99W/kg (body)0.294W/kg (head), 1.35W/kg (body)
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