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OnePlus 6T 8GB/128GB vs Samsung Galaxy Note 9 SM-N960U 128GB

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between OnePlus 6T 8GB/128GB vs Samsung Galaxy Note 9 SM-N960U 128GB phones. Which is the best phone?

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OnePlus 6T 8GB/128GB
6.41"
AMOLED

1080x2340

16
MP

16mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3700
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare OnePlus 6T X19Samsung Galaxy Note 9 SM-N960U 128GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 SM-N960U 128GB
6.4"
AMOLED

1440x2960

12.2
MP

8mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy Note 9 SM-N960U 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 phone! Comment!


08 Advantages OnePlus 6T 8GB/128GB
6T 8GB/128GBvsGalaxy Note 9 SM-N960U 128GB
 33%33%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
8GB LPDDR4Xvs6GB LPDDR4X
 9%9%
+Lighter
185 grams (6.48 ounces)vs201 grams (7.04 ounces)
 7%7%
+Thinner
8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)vs8.8 millimeters (0.35 inches)
 1%1%
+Larger screen
6.41"vs6.4"
 48%48%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 16MP + 20MPvs(dual camera) 12.2MP + 12MP
 99%99%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 16MPvs(front) 8MP
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported

19 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Note 9 SM-N960U 128GB
Galaxy Note 9 SM-N960U 128GBvs6T 8GB/128GB
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 69%69%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x2960 pixelsvs1080x2340 pixels
 28%28%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
514 PPIvs402 PPI
Advantage
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
Digital and optical zoomvsOnly digital zoom
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF on back camera and autofocus front cameravsPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 2%2%
+The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
1/2.55" inchesvs1/2.6" inches
 13%13%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.5 (aperture)vsf/1.7 (aperture)
 78%78%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 17%17%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1200 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbps
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsType-C reversible connector
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Iris scannervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Heart ratevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
SpO2vsNot supported
 8%8%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4000 mAhvs3700 mAh
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
USB Type-C SlimPort®vsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GovsUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Waterproof (IPxx certified)vsNot supported

30 Common items in both devices
2.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
128GB (110GB user available) / 128GB (111GB user available)
Aluminum frame, front/back glass
Optic AMOLED / Super AMOLED
16 million
Dual LED flash
OIS: Optical stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras / HDR photo/video on both cameras
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (under display) / Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Face recognition (unlock)
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable) / Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
5.0 version A2DP/LE
NFC
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 6 / Gorilla Glass 5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresOnePlus 6T 8GB/128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 9 SM-N960U 128GB
BrandOnePlusSamsung
Model6T 8GB/128GBGalaxy Note 9 SM-N960U 128GB
Also known asOnePlus 6T A6013 8GB RAM + 128GB, One Plus 6TGalaxy Note9 6GB/128GB (Qualcomm), Samsung Crown
Country or region where it's soldChinaUSAEuropeIndiaVarious (International)USA
Release dateNovember, 2018August, 2018
Depth8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)8.8 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)74.8 x 157.5 millimeters (2.94 x 6.2 in)76.4 x 161.9 millimeters (3.01 x 6.37 in)
Weight185 grams (6.48 ounces)201 grams (7.04 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWaterproof (IPxx certified)
Operating system (OS)OnePlus 6T 8GB/128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 9 SM-N960U 128GB
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 8.1 Oreo
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 9.0 Pie
HardwareOnePlus 6T 8GB/128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 9 SM-N960U 128GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 MSM8998 (10nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 MSM8998 (10nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Gold
1.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Silver
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Gold
1.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 630 710MhzQualcomm Adreno 630
RAM memory8GB LPDDR4X6GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (110GB user available)
UFS 2.1
128GB (111GB user available)
External storageNot supportedUntil 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayOnePlus 6T 8GB/128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 9 SM-N960U 128GB
Display typeOptic AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.41" inches6.4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~85.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~84% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x2340 pixels1440x2960 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)402 PPI514 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 6Gorilla Glass 5
Mobile networks and dataOnePlus 6T 8GB/128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 9 SM-N960U 128GB
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
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
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat16

Europe, North America version:
LTE (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,12,13,17,18,19,20,25,26,28,29,30,32,66,71)
TD-LTE (Bands 34,38,39,40,41,46)

India, China version:
LTE (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,12,13,17,18,19,20,25,26,28,29)
TD-LTE (Bands 34,38,39,40,41)
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 data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, 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 networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
Maximum download/upload1024/150 Mbps1200/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingOnePlus 6T 8GB/128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 9 SM-N960U 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 cameraOnePlus 6T 8GB/128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 9 SM-N960U 128GB
Main camera(dual camera)
16 megapixels
20MP wide (16mp effective f/1.7 25mm 1/2.8" 1.0µm PDAF)
(dual camera)
12.2 megapixels
12MP telephoto (f/2.4 1/3.4" 52mm 1.0µm AF OIS 2x-zoom)
Main camera resolution4608x3456 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 60 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 60 fps
FlashDual LED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/1.5 (aperture)
Focal length25mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/2.6" inches1/2.55" inches
Pixel size1.22µm 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 sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo/video on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraOnePlus 6T 8GB/128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 9 SM-N960U 128GB
Front camera16 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution4608x3456 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length25mm lens25mm lens
Sensor size1/3.1" inches1/3.6" inches
Pixel size1µm pixel1.22µm pixel
MultimediaOnePlus 6T 8GB/128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 9 SM-N960U 128GB
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesOnePlus 6T 8GB/128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 9 SM-N960U 128GB
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedUSB Type-C SlimPort®
Audio outputType-C reversible connector3.5mm 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)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsOnePlus 6T 8GB/128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 9 SM-N960U 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
Hall effect
Face recognition (unlock)
Fingerprint (under display)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Iris scanner
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
Face recognition (unlock)
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Mirror Black, Midnight Black
- Oxygen OS
- 19.5:9 / DCI-P3 / 2.5D screen
- Dash Charge
- Dirac HD sound
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Copper, Purple, Blue
- Gorilla Glass 5 back panel
- Curved edge screen
- S Pen Stylus (Bluetooth integration)
- Samsung Pay
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Samsung DeX (Desktop experience)
- Quick Charge 2.0
- ANT+
- Miracast
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyOnePlus 6T 8GB/128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 9 SM-N960U 128GB
Battery technologyLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
Battery capacity3700 mAh4000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)5V/4A=20Wfeature not registered
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Specific absorption rate (radiation)OnePlus 6T 8GB/128GBSamsung Galaxy Note 9 SM-N960U 128GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered