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Huawei Mediapad M1 (4G LTE 16GB) vs Samsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G9500)

Side by side comparison between Huawei Mediapad M1 vs Samsung Galaxy S8 devices, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S8 XHuawei Mediapad M1 (4G LTE 16GB)03Points
Huawei Mediapad M1 (4G LTE 16GB)
8"
IPS

800x1280

5
MP

1mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Quad

4800
mAh

(Non removable)

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36PointsSamsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G9500)Compare Huawei Mediapad M1 X
Samsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G9500)
5.8"
AMOLED

1440x2960

12.2
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better device? Samsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G9500)

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!

Mediapad M1 (4G LTE 16GB)3 Advantages Huawei Mediapad M1 (4G LTE 16GB)vsGalaxy S8 (SM-G9500)36 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G9500)
+7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)1%
Thinner
vs8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
+8"38%
Larger screen
vs5.8"
+4800 mAh60%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs3000 mAh
1.6Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs+2.35Ghz 64bit Octa-Core109%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1GB LPDDR2vs+4GB LPDDR43 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
16GB (12GB available)vs+64GB (51GB available)3 times
More internal storage for applications and files
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHCvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC31 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
329 grams (11.52 ounces)vs+155 grams (5.43 ounces)112%
Lighter
TFT IPS LCDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
800x1280 pixelsvs+1440x2960 pixels3 times
Higher resolution screen
189 PPIvs+568 PPI2 times
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
(back) 5MPvs+(back) 12.2MP142%
Higher resolution main camera
Not supportedvs+LED flashAdvantage
The LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
Not supportedvs+HDR photo/video on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
(front) 1MPvs+(front) 8MP8 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Full HD (1920x1080)vs+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
(front) HD (1280x720)vs+(front) 2K UHD (2560x1440)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Android 4.2.2 Jelly Beanvs+Android 9.0 PieAdvantage
Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
(4G+ LTE-A) 150 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbps6 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+Ambient Light sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Iris scannerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Heart rateAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+SpO2Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
vs+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
Not supportedvs+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
4.0 + A2DPvs+5.0 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
MicroUSB 2.0vs+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
MicroUSB 2.0vs+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 5Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Not supportedvs+IP68 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

17 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
Autofocus / PDAF on back camera and autofocus front camera
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
+10 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresHuawei Mediapad M1 (4G LTE 16GB)Samsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G9500)
ModelMediapad M1 (4G LTE 16GB)Galaxy S8 (SM-G9500)
Other model namesTablet Huawei Mediapad M1 LTE S8-306L, Mediapad M1 S8-301LGalaxy S8 Duos G9500 (Snapdragon), Samsung Dream
Country or region availablefeature not registeredChina
China
BrandHuaweiSamsung
Release dateApril, 2014April, 2017
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)120.7 x 214.4 millimeters (4.75 x 8.44 in)68.1 x 148.9 millimeters (2.68 x 5.86 in)
Weight329 grams (11.52 ounces)155 grams (5.43 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersNot supportedIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
System (OS)Huawei Mediapad M1 (4G LTE 16GB)Samsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G9500)
Operating systemAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 7.0 Nougat
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 9.0 Pie
HardwareHuawei Mediapad M1 (4G LTE 16GB)Samsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G9500)
Chipset32bit - Huawei HiSilicon Kirin 910 Hi662064bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 (10nm)
CPU processor1.6Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A9Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.35Ghz Quad-Core Kryo
1.9Ghz Quad-Core Kryo
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-450 MP4Qualcomm Adreno 540
RAM memory1GB LPDDR24GB LPDDR4
Internal storage16GB (12GB available)64GB (51GB available)
UFS 2.0
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplayHuawei Mediapad M1 (4G LTE 16GB)Samsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G9500)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size8" inches5.8" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~71.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~84.2% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution800x1280 pixels1440x2960 pixels (18.5:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)189 PPI568 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 5
Display featuresfeature not registered60Hz, HDR10
Mobile networksHuawei Mediapad M1 (4G LTE 16GB)Samsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G9500)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps1024/150 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 networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900 - S8-306L: 900/1800/1900CDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS S8-301L: 850/900/1900/2100 - S8-306L: 2100CDMA2000
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE S8-301L: 800/1800/2100/2600 - S8-306L: 700/900/1800LTE Cat16 (1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,20,28,29,30)
TD-LTE (38,39,40,41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, 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 supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
CallingHuawei Mediapad M1 (4G LTE 16GB)Samsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G9500)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraHuawei Mediapad M1 (4G LTE 16GB)Samsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G9500)
Back camera (main camera)5 megapixels12.2 megapixels
Main camera resolution2592x1944 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashNot supportedLED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/1.7 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.55" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.4µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF on back camera and autofocus front camera
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionSmile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRNot supportedHDR photo/video on both cameras
2ª cameraHuawei Mediapad M1 (4G LTE 16GB)Samsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G9500)
Front camera (secondary)1 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution1280x720 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720)2K UHD (2560x1440)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/1.7 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered25mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3.6" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.22µm pixel
MultimediaHuawei Mediapad M1 (4G LTE 16GB)Samsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G9500)
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, AAC, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityHuawei Mediapad M1 (4G LTE 16GB)Samsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G9500)
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedUSB Type-C (reversible)
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 + A2DP5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsHuawei Mediapad M1 (4G LTE 16GB)Samsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G9500)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Iris scanner
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
ANT+
Other features- Colors: White, Tulip, Carnation, Lily, Titanium Gray
- Huawei Emotion UI 2.0
- DTS sound enhancement
- WiFi hotspot
- Java framework
- Colors: Black, Silver, Blue, Gold, Orchid Gray
- Samsung DeX (desktop experience)
- Curved edge screen
- Corning Gorilla Glass 5 back panel
- Samsung Gear VR compatible
- Samsung Pay
- 32bit/192kHz audio
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyHuawei Mediapad M1 (4G LTE 16GB)Samsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G9500)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity4800 mAh3000 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging15W (9V/1.67A) Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
Quick Charge 2
Talk time autonomy480 minutes | 8 hours | 0.3 day1740 minutes | 29 hours | 1.2 days
Standbyfeature not registered19560 minutes | 326 hours | 13.6 days
Radiation rateHuawei Mediapad M1 (4G LTE 16GB)Samsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G9500)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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