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OnePlus 8 Pro (256GB) vs Samsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305F/DS 64GB)

Side by side comparison between OnePlus 8 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy M30 phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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OnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)
6.78"
AMOLED

1440x3168

48
MP

16mp

12GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4510
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
05PointsSamsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305F/DS 64GB)Compare OnePlus 8 Pro X
Samsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305F/DS 64GB)
6.4"
AMOLED

1080x2340

13
MP

16mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? OnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)

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!

8 Pro (256GB)25 Advantages OnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)vsGalaxy M30 (SM-M305F/DS 64GB)5 Advantages Samsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305F/DS 64GB)
+2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Core59%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
+12GB LPDDR52 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs4GB LPDDR4X
+256GB (223GB available)3 times
More internal storage for applications and files
vs64GB (50GB available)
+UFS 3.0Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
vseMMC 5.1
+Aluminum frame, glass front/backAdvantage
More resistant material
vsPlastic body, glass front
+1 billion62 times
More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
vs16 million
+1440x3168 pixels81%
Higher resolution screen
vs1080x2340 pixels
+513 PPI27%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs403 PPI
+6.78"6%
Larger screen
vs6.4"
+(quad camera) 48MP + 48MP + 8MP + 5MP4 times
Higher resolution main camera
vs(triple camera) 13MP + 5MP + 5MP
+Dual-LED flashAdvantage
The Dual-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
vsOnly digital zoom
+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
vsEIS: Digital stabilization
+f/1.8 (aperture)6%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/1.9 (aperture)
+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsFull HD (1920x1080)
+5G SA/NSAAdvantage
The 5G SA/NSA network is newer and faster
vs4G+ LTE-A
+(5G SA/NSA) 2000 Mbps2 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps
+30W100%
More power (watts) to charge the battery faster. Sometimes, the charger that comes with the device doesn't have the same power supported by the device. Check before you buy it.
vs15W
+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
vs802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
vsNot supported
+5.1 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.1 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
vs5.0 + A2DP/LE
+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
vsNot supported
+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
vsUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
+Gorilla GlassAdvantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
vsNot supported
+IP68 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsNot supported
Not supportedvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
199 grams (6.97 ounces)vs+174 grams (6.09 ounces)14%
Lighter
Type-C reversible connectorvs+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
4510 mAhvs+5000 mAh11%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general

24 Common items in both devices
8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Fluid AMOLED / Super AMOLED
LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus / PDAF: phase detection autofocus
HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera / HDR photo on both cameras
(front) 16MP
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
Android 10
+17 specs and more in the table below

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

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Physical featuresOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305F/DS 64GB)
Model8 Pro (256GB)Galaxy M30 (SM-M305F/DS 64GB)
Other model namesOnePlus 8 Pro 5G (256GB + 12GB RAM)Galaxy M30 SM-M305F/Dual-Sim (64GB + 4GB RAM)
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
India(Global, International)
India, (Global, International)
BrandOnePlusSamsung
Release dateApril, 2020March, 2019
Depth8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)74.3 x 165.3 millimeters (2.93 x 6.51 in)75.1 x 159 millimeters (2.96 x 6.26 in)
Weight199 grams (6.97 ounces)174 grams (6.09 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30minNot supported
System (OS)OnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305F/DS 64GB)
Operating systemAndroid 10Android 8.1 Oreo
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 10
HardwareOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305F/DS 64GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SM8250 (7nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7904 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 585
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 585
1.9Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 585
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.6Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 650ARM Mali-G71 MP2
RAM memory12GB LPDDR54GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage256GB (223GB available)
UFS 3.0
64GB (50GB available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305F/DS 64GB)
Display typeFluid AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.78" inches6.4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~91% (screen-to-body ratio)~84.2% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1440x3168 pixels (19.8:9)1080x2340 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)513 PPI403 PPI
Colors1 billion16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla GlassNot supported
Display features120Hz, 1300 nits, HDR10+feature not registered
Mobile networksOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305F/DS 64GB)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim cardDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload2000/150 Mbps600/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G, 5G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat18
VoLTE

Europe model:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46)

America model:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46, 48)

India model:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46)

China model:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
LTE Cat12/13 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 8, 20)
TD-LTE (Bands 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkSA/NSA

Europe model:
(Bands 1, 3, 7, 28, 78)

America model:
(Bands 2, 5, 41, 66, 71)

India model:
(Bands 78)

China model:
(Bands 41, 78, 79)
Not supported
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-A, 5G SA/NSAGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
CallingOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305F/DS 64GB)
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
CameraOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305F/DS 64GB)
Back camera (main camera)(quad camera)
48 megapixels
48MP ultrawidef/2.213mm1/2.0"0.8µmPDAF
8MP telephotof/2.41/1.0µmPDAFOIS3x-optical-zoom
5MP depthf/2.4
(triple camera)
13 megapixels
5MP ultrawidef/2.212mm
5MP depthf/2.2
Main camera resolution8000x6000 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashDual-LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length25mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/1.43" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front cameraHDR photo on both cameras
2ª cameraOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305F/DS 64GB)
Front camera (secondary)16 megapixels16 megapixels
Front camera resolution4608x3456 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.5 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305F/DS 64GB)
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305F/DS 64GB)
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio outputType-C reversible connector3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.1 + A2DP/LE5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, SBASA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305F/DS 64GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Onyx Black, Glacial Green, Ultramarine Blue
- OxygenOS 10.0
- Dolby Atmos sound
- Warp Charge 30T (50% in 23min)
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Blue
- 19.5:9 display ratio FHD+
- Dolby Atmos sound
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305F/DS 64GB)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity4510 mAh5000 mAh
Charger, watts30W (5V/6A) Fast battery charging
30W Qi wireless charging
3W Reverse wireless charging between devices
15W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered1860 minutes | 31 hours | 1.3 days
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)Samsung Galaxy M30 (SM-M305F/DS 64GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered0.409W/kg (head)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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