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Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB) vs Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 128GB

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Apple iPhone 11 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus X05Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
5.8"
AMOLED

1125x2436

12
MP

12mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Hexa

3046
mAh

(Non removable)

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Compare Apple iPhone 11 Pro X21Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 128GB
Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 128GB
6.4"
AMOLED

1440x3040

12.2
MP

10mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4100
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 128GB

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


05 Advantages Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)vsGalaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 128GB
 122%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
256GB (242GB user available)vs128GB (109GB user available)
Advantage
+Fastest write and read storage
NVMe (SSD)vsUFS 2.1
Advantage
+More resistant material
Ceramic frame, front/back glassvsAluminum frame, front/back glass
Advantage
+The Quad-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Quad-LED flashvsLED flash
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Proprietary TV-outvsNot supported

21 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 128GB
Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 128GBvsiPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
 10%10%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.65Ghz 64bit Hexa-Core
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
8GB LPDDR4Xvs4GB LPDDR4X
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 7%7%
+Lighter
175 grams (6.13 ounces)vs188 grams (6.58 ounces)
 4%4%
+Thinner
7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)
 60%60%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x3040 pixelsvs1125x2436 pixels
 14%14%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
526 PPIvs463 PPI
 10%10%
+Larger screen
6.4"vs5.8"
 12%12%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 12.2MP + 12MP + 16MPvs(triple camera) 12MP + 12MP + 12MP
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocus on both camerasvsPDAF: phase detection autofocus
 20%20%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.5 (aperture)vsf/1.8 (aperture)
 47%47%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(dual front camera) 10MP + 8MPvs(dual front camera) 12MP + 0.3MP
 95%95%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 2000 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbps
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsproprietary audio output
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (under display)vsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Heart ratevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
SpO2vsNot supported
 35%35%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4100 mAhvs3046 mAh
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GovsUSB 2.0 Proprietary connector

31 Common items in both devices
Super AMOLED / Dynamic AMOLED
16 million
Digital and optical zoom
OIS: Optical stabilization
BSI sensor
HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera / HDR photo/video on both cameras
1/2.55" inches
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Face unlock
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable) / Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
5.0 version A2DP/LE
NFC
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Scratch-resistant glass / Gorilla Glass 6
IP68 certified
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 128GB
ModeliPhone 11 Pro (256GB)Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 128GB
Also known asiPhone 11 Pro A2215, A2217, A2160Galaxy S10+ (Snapdragon) G975U (Unlocked), Samsung Beyond 2
Country or region availableVarious (International)USA
BrandAppleSamsung
Release dateSeptember, 2019March, 2019
Depth8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)71.4 x 144 millimeters (2.81 x 5.67 in)74.1 x 157.6 millimeters (2.92 x 6.2 in)
Weight188 grams (6.58 ounces)175 grams (6.13 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsCeramic frame, front/back glassAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30minIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
Operating system (OS)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 128GB
Operating systemiOS 13Android 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 128GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Apple A13 Bionic (7nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855 (7nm)
CPU processorHexa-Core, 2 processors:
2.65Ghz Dual-Core Lightning
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Thunder
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 485
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 485
1.78Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 485
GPU graphical controllerApple GPU MP4Qualcomm Adreno 640
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X8GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage256GB (242GB user available)
NVMe (SSD)
128GB (109GB user available)
UFS 2.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 128GB
Display typeSuper AMOLEDDynamic AMOLED
Screen size5.8" inches6.4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~80.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~87.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution1125x2436 pixels1440x3040 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)463 PPI526 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 6
Mobile networks and dataApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 128GB
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat16

A2215 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)

A2217, A2160 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 Cat20 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41, 46)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, 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
Maximum download/upload1024/150 Mbps2000/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 128GB
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 128GB
Main camera(triple camera)
12 megapixels
12MP ultrawide (f/2.4 13mm)
12MP telephoto (f/2.0 52mm 1/3.4" 1.0µm PDAF OIS 2x-zoom)
(triple camera)
12.2 megapixels
12MP telephoto (f/2.4 1/3.6" 52mm 1.0µm AF OIS 2x-zoom)
16MP ultrawide (f/2.2, 12mm)
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 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: phase detection autofocus on both cameras
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front cameraHDR photo/video on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 128GB
Front camera(dual front camera)
12 megapixels
0.3MP TOF 3D
(dual front camera)
10 megapixels
8MP depth sensor (f/2.2 22mm)
Front camera resolution4000x3000 pixels3872x2592 pixels
Video recording (secondary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length23mm lens26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 128GB
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMPEG4, H.265, H.264, MOVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, AAX+, AIFFMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 128GB
USBUSB 2.0 Proprietary connectorUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputProprietary TV-outNot supported
Audio outputproprietary audio output3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 128GB
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Face unlock
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Gesture
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
Other features- Colors: Space Gray, Silver, Gold, Midnight Green (matte)
- Oleophobic coating screen
- Dolby Vision, HDR10, 120Hz display
- Face ID
- Dolby Atmos
- Dolby Digital Plus
- Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX)
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Prism Black, White, Green, Blue, Flamingo Pink
- Ultrasonic fingerprint sensor
- One UI
- Always-on display
- 19:9 ratio and HDR10+ display
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Dolby Atmos/AKG sound
- Bixby
- Samsung DeX
- Samsung Pay (MST, NFC)
- ANT+
- USB Power Delivery 2.0
- Wireless charging: 15W
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 128GB
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Reverse wireless charging between devices
Battery capacity3046 mAh4100 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)18W15W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 128GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia1.18 W/Kg (head) | 1.16 W/Kg (body)1.11 W/Kg (head) | 1.59 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UK0.99 W/Kg (head) | 0.99 W/Kg (body)feature not registered