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Meizu M8 (16GB) vs Samsung Galaxy M30s (SM-M307F/DS 128GB)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Meizu M8 vs Samsung Galaxy M30s phones with full specifications. What's the best?

Meizu M8 (16GB)




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32PointsSamsung Galaxy M30s (SM-M307F/DS 128GB)Compare Meizu M8 X
Samsung Galaxy M30s (SM-M307F/DS 128GB)





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What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy M30s (SM-M307F/DS 128GB)

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M8 (16GB)4 Advantages Meizu M8 (16GB)vsGalaxy M30s (SM-M307F/DS 128GB)32 Advantages Samsung Galaxy M30s (SM-M307F/DS 128GB)
+118 grams (4.13 ounces)59%
vs188 grams (6.58 ounces)
+Ambient LightAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
vsLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
+Proprietary TV-outAdvantage
The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
vsNot supported
667Mhz 32bit Single-Corevs+2.3Ghz 64bit Octa-Core5 times
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
256MB LPDDRvs+6GB LPDDR4X23 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
16GB (12GB user free)vs+128GB (109GB user free)8 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
12 millimeters (0.47 inches)vs+8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)35%
TFT LCDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
480x720 pixelsvs+1080x2340 pixels6 times
Higher resolution screen
255 PPIvs+403 PPI58%
Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
Larger screen
(back) 3.1MPvs+(triple camera) 48MP + 8MP + 5MP18 times
Higher resolution main camera
Not supportedvs+LED flashAdvantage
The LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Autofocusvs+PDAF: phase detection autofocusAdvantage
You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
Not supportedvs+EIS: Digital stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
Not supportedvs+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
Not supportedvs+(front) 16MPAdvantage
With a secondary camera is easier to take selfies
QVGA (320x240)vs+4K UHD (3840x2160)107 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
40 apps (Windows CE Apps)vs+2500000 apps (Google Play Store)62499 times
More apps available to download and use
2G EDGEvs+4G+ LTE-AAdvantage
The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster
(2G EDGE) 0.236 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps2541 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Fingerprint (rear-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
1200 mAhvs+6000 mAh4 times
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+Video callingAdvantage
The video calling allows to make calls with voice and video
1 slotvs+2 slots Dual-SIMAdvantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
Not supportedvs+Active noise cancellationAdvantage
Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Not supportedvs+FM with RDSAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
Not supportedvs+A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouAdvantage
It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your device
802.11 b/g (2.4Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)Advantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
2.0 version A2DPvs+5.0 version A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
Better sites viewing on the internet

10 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
3.5mm jack
+3 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresMeizu M8 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy M30s (SM-M307F/DS 128GB)
ModelM8 (16GB)Galaxy M30s (SM-M307F/DS 128GB)
Other model namesMeizu M8 2G, Meizu M8 miniOneSamsung Galaxy M30s SM-M307F/Dual-Sim (128GB + 6GB RAM)
Country or region availableChinaHong Kong
China, Hong Kong
Release dateJanuary, 2009September, 2019
Depth12 millimeters (0.47 inches)8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)59 x 108 millimeters (2.32 x 4.25 in)75.1 x 159 millimeters (2.96 x 6.26 in)
Weight118 grams (4.13 ounces)188 grams (6.58 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Meizu M8 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy M30s (SM-M307F/DS 128GB)
Operating systemWindows CE 6.0 YamazakiAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareMeizu M8 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy M30s (SM-M307F/DS 128GB)
Chipset32bit - ARM 1136JF-S64bit - Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9611 (10nm)
CPU processor667Mhz Single-Core ARM11Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.3Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.7Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerfeature not registeredARM Mali-G72 MP3
Internal storage16GB (12GB user free)128GB (109GB user free)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayMeizu M8 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy M30s (SM-M307F/DS 128GB)
Display typeTFT LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size3.4" inches6.4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~54% (screen-to-body ratio)~84.2% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 2-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution480x720 pixels1080x2340 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)255 PPI403 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Mobile networksMeizu M8 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy M30s (SM-M307F/DS 128GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload0.236 Mbps600/150 Mbps
Network technology2G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandDual-Band 900/1800Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 900/1800GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkNot supportedUMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE LTE Cat12/13 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
CallingMeizu M8 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy M30s (SM-M307F/DS 128GB)
MessagingSMS, MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Video callingNot supportedSupported
Call controlVoice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraMeizu M8 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy M30s (SM-M307F/DS 128GB)
Back camera (main camera)3.1 megapixels(triple camera)
48 megapixels
8MP ultrawide (f/2.2 12mm 1/4.0" 1.12µm)
5MP depth sensor (f/2.2)
Main camera resolution2048x1536 pixels8000x6000 pixels
Video recording (primary)QVGA (320x240)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashNot supportedLED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered0.8µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusNot supportedSupported
Image stabilizationNot supportedEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionNot supportedFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRNot supportedHDR photo on both cameras
2ª cameraMeizu M8 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy M30s (SM-M307F/DS 128GB)
Front camera (secondary)Not supported16 megapixels
Front camera resolutionNot supported4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Not supportedFull HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3.1" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1µm pixel
MultimediaMeizu M8 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy M30s (SM-M307F/DS 128GB)
RadioNot supportedFM with RDS
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV, XviDMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, AMR, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityMeizu M8 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy M30s (SM-M307F/DS 128GB)
USBMini-USB 2.0 (Mini-B)USB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputProprietary TV-outNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth2.0 version A2DP5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 b/g (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSNot supportedA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsMeizu M8 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy M30s (SM-M307F/DS 128GB)
Active noise cancellationNot supportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Java / Flash playerSupportedNot supported
Ambient Light
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, White
- USB OTG On-The-Go 1.2
- Meizu Mmobile GUI
- Colors: Opal Black, Sapphire Blue, Pearl White
- 19.5:9 display
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyMeizu M8 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy M30s (SM-M307F/DS 128GB)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity1200 mAh6000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)BA120015W
Talk time autonomy360 minutes | 6 hours | 0.3 dayfeature not registered
Standby10740 minutes | 179 hours | 7.5 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateMeizu M8 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy M30s (SM-M307F/DS 128GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.492W/kg (head) | 1.13W/kg (body)