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Razer Phone 2 vs Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Razer Phone 2 vs Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A phones. Which is the best phone?

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Razer Phone 2
5.72"
IGZO

1440x2560

12
MP

8mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Razer Phone 2 X14Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
5.6"
AMOLED

1440x2560

16
MP

3.7mp

3GB
RAM

32bit Quad

3000
mAh

(Removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Razer Phone 2

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!


18 Advantages Razer Phone 2
Phone 2vsGalaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
 38%38%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.7Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
 167%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
8GB LPDDR4Xvs3GB LPDDR3
 100%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (50GB user available)vs32GB (25GB user available)
 3 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 2%2%
+Larger screen
5.72"vs5.6"
 51%51%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 12MP + 12MPvs(back) 16MP
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
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: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo on both camerasvsHDR photo/video only main camera
 2%2%
+The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
1/2.55" inchesvs1/2.6" inches
 22%22%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.8 (aperture)vsf/2.2 (aperture)
 117%100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 8MPvs(front) 3.7MP
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
 7 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1200 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
 33%33%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4000 mAhvs3000 mAh
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.1 version A2DP
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP67 certifiedvsNot supported

14 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915AvsPhone 2
 13%13%
+Lighter
174 grams (6.09 ounces)vs197 grams (6.9 ounces)
 2%2%
+Thinner
8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsIGZO-TFT
 2%2%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
525 PPIvs513 PPI
 78%78%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
TemperaturevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
HumidityvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
SpO2vsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
UV radiationvsNot supported
Advantage
+Removable battery can be replaced easily
Li-Ion (Removable)vsLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Micro-B USB - MHL-3vsNot supported
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported

24 Common items in both devices
Aluminum body, front glass / Aluminum body, front glass, plastic back
16 million
1440x2560 pixels
OIS: Optical stabilization
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A / 4G LTE
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (side-mounted) / Fingerprint (front-mounted)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
NFC
USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go / MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 5 / Gorilla Glass 3
+ COMMON ITEMS

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

Model and physical featuresRazer Phone 2Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
BrandRazerSamsung
ModelPhone 2Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Also known asRazer Phone 2 RZ35-0259, Razer 2 gamer phone, Razer Cheryl 2AT&T Galaxy Note Edge N915A
Country or region where it's soldCanadaUSAEuropeVarious (International)USA
Release dateOctober, 2018November, 2014
Depth8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)78.99 x 158.5 millimeters (3.11 x 6.24 in)82.4 x 151.3 millimeters (3.24 x 5.96 in)
Weight197 grams (6.9 ounces)174 grams (6.09 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, front glassAluminum body, front glass, plastic back
Protection against water and othersIP67 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1 meter and 30minNot supported
Operating system (OS)Razer Phone 2Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Operating systemAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 4.4.4 KitKat
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
HardwareRazer Phone 2Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 MSM8998 (10nm)32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 APQ8084 Pro (28nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Gold
1.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Silver
2.7Ghz Quad-Core Krait 450
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 630 710MhzQualcomm Adreno 420
RAM memory8GB LPDDR4X3GB LPDDR3
Internal storage64GB (50GB user available)32GB (25GB user available)
eMMC 5.0
External storageUntil 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayRazer Phone 2Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Display typeIGZO-TFTSuper AMOLED
Screen size5.72" inches5.6" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~72% (screen-to-body ratio)~69.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution1440x2560 pixels1440x2560 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)513 PPI525 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataRazer Phone 2Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
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 850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat18 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,14,17,18,19,20,26,28,29,30,32,66,71)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,39,40,41,48)
LTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 17, 20)
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, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload1200/150 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingRazer Phone 2Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraRazer Phone 2Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Main camera(dual camera)
12 megapixels
12MP f/2.6 1/3.1" 1.0µm
16 megapixels
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 60 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length25mm lens31mm lens
Sensor size1/2.55" inches1/2.6" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.12µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo/video only main camera
Front / secondary cameraRazer Phone 2Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Front camera8 megapixels3.7 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels2560x1440 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaRazer Phone 2Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesRazer Phone 2Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB - MHL-3
Audio outputType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE4.1 version A2DP
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, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedSupported
Other functionsRazer Phone 2Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
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
Fingerprint (side-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Temperature
Humidity
Gesture
SpO2
UV radiation
Fingerprint (front-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Mirror black, Satin black
- HDR / 580nits / 120Hz display
- RGB illuminated logo on the back
- Quick Charge 4+
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- Dolby Atmos stereo speakers (THX-certified)
- Vapor chamber cooling
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White
- Samsung TouchWiz UX
- S Pen stylus
- S-Voice natural language
- Dropbox 50GB
- Samsung Gear S compatible
- ANT+ support
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyRazer Phone 2Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Battery technologyLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Li-Ion (Removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity4000 mAh3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)24W18W
Talk timefeature not registered1080 minutes | 18 hours | 0.8 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Razer Phone 2Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered0.86 W/Kg (head) | 1.01 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered0.127 W/Kg (head) | 0.329 W/Kg (body)