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Otium U5 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)

Side by side comparison between Otium U5 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Otium U5
5.5"
TFT

540x960

5
MP

2mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2050
mAh

(Removable)

vs
35PointsSamsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)Compare Otium U5 X
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
6.3"
AMOLED

1440x2960

12.2
MP

8mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3300
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)

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!

U55 Advantages Otium U5vsGalaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)35 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
+166 grams (5.81 ounces)17%
Lighter
vs195 grams (6.83 ounces)
+8.38 millimeters (0.33 inches)3%
Thinner
vs8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
+Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
vsLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
+2 slots (Dual-SIM)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
vs1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
+FM (RDS)Advantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
1.3Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs+2.3Ghz 64bit Octa-Core142%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1GBvs+6GB LPDDR4X5 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
4GB (2GB available)vs+64GB (53GB available)26 times
More internal storage for applications and files
Not supportedvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
TFT LCDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
540x960 pixelsvs+1440x2960 pixels7 times
Higher resolution screen
200 PPIvs+522 PPI161%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
5.5"vs+6.3"15%
Larger screen
(back) 5MPvs+(dual camera) 12.2MP + 12MP4 times
Higher resolution main camera
LED flashvs+Dual-LED flashAdvantage
The Dual-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Only digital zoomvs+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
HDR photo only main cameravs+HDR photo/video on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
(front) 2MPvs+(front) 8MP3 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
HD (1280x720)vs+4K UHD (3840x2160)8 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
(front) VGA (640x480)vs+(front) 2K UHD (2560x1440)11 times
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Android 4.2.1 Jelly Beanvs+Android 9.0 PieAdvantage
Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
3G+ HSPA+vs+4G+ LTE-AAdvantage
The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster
(3G+ HSPA+) 21 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbps48 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
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
2050 mAhvs+3300 mAh61%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)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
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.
HTML, XHTMLvs+HTML, XHTML, HTML5Advantage
Better sites viewing on the internet
Not supportedvs+IP68 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

15 Common items in both devices
16 million
Autofocus / PDAF on back camera and autofocus front camera
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
+8 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresOtium U5Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
ModelU5Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
Other model namesOtium U5 6016E, Otium U5 6016D Dual-simGalaxy Note8 N950N (LGU+/KT/SK Telecom), Samsung Baikal
Country or region availablefeature not registeredSouth Korea
South Korea
BrandOtiumSamsung
Release dateMay, 2014August, 2017
Depth8.38 millimeters (0.33 inches)8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Size (width x height)77.7 x 156.97 millimeters (3.06 x 6.18 in)74.8 x 162.5 millimeters (2.94 x 6.4 in)
Weight166 grams (5.81 ounces)195 grams (6.83 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)Otium U5Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
Operating systemAndroid 4.2.1 Jelly BeanAndroid 7.1.1 Nougat
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 9.0 Pie
HardwareOtium U5Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
Chipset32bit - MediaTek MT6582M64bit - Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 8895 (10nm)
CPU processor1.3Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A7Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.3Ghz Quad-Core Mongoose
1.7Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-400ARM Mali-G71 MP20
RAM memory1GB6GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage4GB (2GB available)64GB (53GB available)
UFS 2.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayOtium U5Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
Display typeTFT LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size5.5" inches6.3" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~68.4% (screen-to-body ratio)~82.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution540x960 pixels1440x2960 pixels (18.5:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 5-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)200 PPI522 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassDragontrail GlassGorilla Glass 5
Display featuresfeature not registered60Hz, HDR10
Mobile networksOtium U5Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim cardNot supported
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload21/5.76 Mbps1024/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/2100TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat16 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28)
TD-LTE (38, 39, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, 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
CallingOtium U5Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
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
CameraOtium U5Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
Back camera (main camera)5 megapixels(dual camera)
12.2 megapixels
12MP telephotof/2.41/3.6"1.0µm52mm2x-optical-zoomAF
Main camera resolution2592x1944 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)HD (1280x720) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flashDual-LED 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 zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo/video on both cameras
2ª cameraOtium U5Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
Front camera (secondary)2 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution1600x1200 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)VGA (640x480)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
MultimediaOtium U5Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
RadioFM (RDS)Not supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityOtium U5Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
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 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsOtium U5Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTMLHTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
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: Black, White
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
- Java framework
- Colors: Black, Blue, Gold, Orchid Gray
- Samsung DeX (desktop experience)
- Grace UX UI
- Curved edge screen
- Corning Gorilla Glass 5 back panel
- Samsung Gear VR compatible
- Samsung Pay
- 32bit/384kHz audio
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyOtium U5Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)
EB615268VU
Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity2050 mAh3300 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging15W Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
Quick Charge 2
Talk time autonomy120 minutes | 2 hours | 0.1 day1320 minutes | 22 hours | 0.9 day
Standby4800 minutes | 80 hours | 3.3 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateOtium U5Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (SM-N950N)
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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