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Motorola One Hyper (XT2027-1/SS) vs Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960U)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Motorola One Hyper vs Samsung Galaxy S9 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S9 XMotorola One Hyper (XT2027-1/SS)06Points
Motorola One Hyper (XT2027-1/SS)
6.5"
IPS

1080x2340

64
MP

32mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
22PointsSamsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960U)Compare Motorola One Hyper X
Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960U)
5.8"
AMOLED

1440x2960

12.2
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960U)

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!

One Hyper (XT2027-1/SS)6 Advantages Motorola One Hyper (XT2027-1/SS)vsGalaxy S9 (SM-G960U)22 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960U)
+128GB (114GB user free)124%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs64GB (51GB user free)
+6.5"12%
Larger screen
vs5.8"
+(dual camera) 64MP + 8MP5 times
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 12.2MP
+1/1.7" inches50%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
vs1/2.55" inches
+(front) 32MP3 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 8MP
+4000 mAh33%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs3000 mAh
2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core34%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
210 grams (7.35 ounces)vs+163 grams (5.71 ounces)29%
Lighter
8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)vs+8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)5%
Thinner
Plastic body, glass frontvs+Aluminum frame, glass front/backAdvantage
More resistant material
TFT LCD IPSvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
1080x2340 pixelsvs+1440x2960 pixels69%
Higher resolution screen
396 PPIvs+568 PPI43%
Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocusvs+PDAF on back camera and autofocus front cameraAdvantage
You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
EIS: Digital stabilizationvs+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
f/1.9 (aperture)vs+f/1.5 (aperture)27%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)vs+(front) 2K UHD (2560x1440)78%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 1200 Mbps100%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
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+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Govs+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 5Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Water repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)vs+IP68 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

31 Common items in both devices
4GB LPDDR4X
UFS 2.1
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
HDR photo on both cameras / HDR photo/video on both cameras
+24 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresMotorola One Hyper (XT2027-1/SS)Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960U)
ModelOne Hyper (XT2027-1/SS)Galaxy S9 (SM-G960U)
Other model namesLenovo Moto One Hyper XT2027-1 (Single-Sim)Unlocked Galaxy S9 G960U (Snapdragon)
Country or region availableLatin AmericaUSAMexico
Latin America, USA, Mexico
USA
USA
BrandMotorolaSamsung
Release dateDecember, 2019February, 2018
Depth8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)76.6 x 161.8 millimeters (3.02 x 6.37 in)68.7 x 147.7 millimeters (2.7 x 5.81 in)
Weight210 grams (7.35 ounces)163 grams (5.71 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)IP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
System (OS)Motorola One Hyper (XT2027-1/SS)Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960U)
Operating systemAndroid 10Android 8.0 Oreo
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 10
HardwareMotorola One Hyper (XT2027-1/SS)Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960U)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 SDM675 (11nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 MSM8998 (10nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Dual-Core Kryo 460 Gold
1.7Ghz Hexa-Core Kryo 460 Silver
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Gold
1.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 612 845MhzQualcomm Adreno 630
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X4GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (114GB user free)
UFS 2.1
64GB (51GB user free)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayMotorola One Hyper (XT2027-1/SS)Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960U)
Display typeTFT LCD IPSSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.5" inches5.8" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~83.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~84.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution1080x2340 pixels1440x2960 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)396 PPI568 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 5
Mobile networksMotorola One Hyper (XT2027-1/SS)Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960U)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload600/100 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 networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat12 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 28, 66)LTE Cat18 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2300/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,18,19,20,28,29,30)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 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 supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingMotorola One Hyper (XT2027-1/SS)Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960U)
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
CameraMotorola One Hyper (XT2027-1/SS)Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960U)
Back camera (main camera)(dual camera)
64 megapixels
8MP ultrawide (f/2.2 13mm 1/4.0" 1.12µm)
12.2 megapixels
Main camera resolution10120x6328 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/1.5 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor size1/1.7" inches1/2.55" inches
Pixel size0.8µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocusPDAF on back camera and autofocus front camera
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo/video on both cameras
2ª cameraMotorola One Hyper (XT2027-1/SS)Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960U)
Front camera (secondary)32 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution6528x4896 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)2K UHD (2560x1440)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens25mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3.6" inches
Pixel size0.8µm pixel1.22µm pixel
MultimediaMotorola One Hyper (XT2027-1/SS)Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960U)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityMotorola One Hyper (XT2027-1/SS)Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960U)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsMotorola One Hyper (XT2027-1/SS)Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960U)
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
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Iris scanner
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
ANT+
Other features- Colors: Fresh Orchid, Deep Sea Blue, Dark Amber
- Android One
- Case and screen proctector included
- 19.5:9 display
- Motorized pop-up front camera
- Notification Light on back
- Dolby Audio
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Silver, Blue, Gold, Orchid Gray
- Samsung DeX
- Curved edge screen
- Corning Gorilla Glass 5 back panel
- Samsung Gear VR compatible
- Quick Charge 4.0
- Samsung Pay
- Dolby Atmos
- 32bit/384kHz audio
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyMotorola One Hyper (XT2027-1/SS)Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960U)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
Battery capacity4000 mAh3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)45Wfeature not registered
Talk time autonomyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateMotorola One Hyper (XT2027-1/SS)Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960U)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered0.63W/kg (head) | 1.59W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered