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Razer Phone vs Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A

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

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Razer Phone
5.7"
IGZO

1440x2560

12
MP

8mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Razer Phone 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

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!


16 Advantages Razer Phone
PhonevsGalaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
 30%30%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.35Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.7Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
 167%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
8GB LPDDR4vs3GB LPDDR3
 108%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (52GB user available)vs32GB (25GB user available)
 100%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 4%4%
+Thinner
8 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)
 2%2%
+Larger screen
5.7"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
 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 8.1 Oreo is newer and safer
Android 8.1 OreovsAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
 6 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 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

14 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915AvsPhone
 13%13%
+Lighter
174 grams (6.09 ounces)vs197 grams (6.9 ounces)
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 PPIvs515 PPI
Advantage
+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
OIS: Optical stabilizationvsEIS: Digital stabilization
 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
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)
4.1 version A2DP
NFC
USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go / MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
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 PhoneSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
BrandRazerSamsung
ModelPhoneGalaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Also known asRazer Phone 1 RZ35-0215, Razer 1 gamer phone, Razer CherylAT&T Galaxy Note Edge N915A
Country or region where it's soldCanadaUSAEuropeVarious (International)USA
Release dateNovember, 2017November, 2014
Depth8 millimeters (0.31 inches)8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)77.7 x 158.5 millimeters (3.06 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 othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Razer PhoneSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Operating systemAndroid 7.1.1 NougatAndroid 4.4.4 KitKat
Firmware updateAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
HardwareRazer PhoneSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 (10nm)32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 APQ8084 Pro (28nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.35Ghz Quad-Core Kryo
1.9Ghz Quad-Core Kryo
2.7Ghz Quad-Core Krait 450
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 540Qualcomm Adreno 420
RAM memory8GB LPDDR43GB LPDDR3
Internal storage64GB (52GB user available)32GB (25GB user available)
eMMC 5.0
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayRazer PhoneSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Display typeIGZO-TFTSuper AMOLED
Screen size5.7" inches5.6" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~72.7% (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)515 PPI525 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataRazer PhoneSamsung 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 networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat16 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2300/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,17,19,20,25,26,28,29,30,66)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,39,40,41)
LTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 17, 20)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, 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/upload1024/150 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingRazer PhoneSamsung 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 PhoneSamsung 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) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length25mm lens31mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.6" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital 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 PhoneSamsung 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 PhoneSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263MP4, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesRazer PhoneSamsung 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
Bluetooth4.1 version A2DP4.1 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 PhoneSamsung 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: Black
- 380nits / 120Hz display
- Quick Charge 4+
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- Dolby ATMOS
- 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 PhoneSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Battery technologyLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Li-Ion (Removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity4000 mAh3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)24W18W
Talk time1680 minutes | 28 hours | 1.2 days1080 minutes | 18 hours | 0.8 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Razer PhoneSamsung 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)