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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus SM-G955V vs Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 512GB

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus SM-G955V vs Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 512GB phones. Which is the best phone?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus X03Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus SM-G955V
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus SM-G955V
6.2"
AMOLED

1440x2960

12.2
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus X15Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 512GB
Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 512GB
6.4"
AMOLED

1440x3040

12.2
MP

10mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4100
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 512GB

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!


03 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus SM-G955V
Galaxy S8 Plus SM-G955VvsGalaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 512GB
 14%14%
+Lighter
173 grams (6.06 ounces)vs198 grams (6.93 ounces)
 1%1%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
531 PPIvs526 PPI
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Iris scannervsNot supported

15 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 512GB
Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 512GBvsGalaxy S8 Plus SM-G955V
 15%15%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.35Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
8GB LPDDR4Xvs4GB LPDDR4
 8 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
512GB (482GB user available)vs64GB (51GB user available)
 4%4%
+Thinner
7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Ceramic body, front glassvsAluminum frame, front/back glass
 3%3%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x3040 pixelsvs1440x2960 pixels
 3%3%
+Larger screen
6.4"vs6.2"
 2 times100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 12.2MP + 12MP + 16MPvs(back) 12.2MP
Advantage
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
Digital and optical zoomvsOnly digital zoom
 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)
 126%100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(dual front camera) 10MP + 8MPvs(front) 8MP
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vs2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)
 95%95%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 2000 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbps
 17%17%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4100 mAhvs3500 mAh
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)vs802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)

38 Common items in both devices
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Super AMOLED / Dynamic AMOLED
16 million
LED flash
PDAF on back camera and autofocus front camera / PDAF: phase detection autofocus on both cameras
OIS: Optical stabilization
BSI sensor
HDR photo/video on both cameras
1/2.55" inches
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint (rear-mounted) / Fingerprint (under display)
Heart rate
SpO2
Face recognition (unlock)
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
DLNA
5.0 version A2DP/LE
NFC
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 5 / Gorilla Glass 6
IP68 certified
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus SM-G955VSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 512GB
BrandSamsungSamsung
ModelGalaxy S8 Plus SM-G955VGalaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 512GB
Also known asVerizon Galaxy S8+ G955V (Snapdragon), Samsung Dream 2Galaxy S10+ Ceramic (Snapdragon) G975U, Samsung Beyond 2
Country or region where it's soldUSAUSA
Release dateApril, 2017March, 2019
Depth8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)73.4 x 160 millimeters (2.89 x 6.3 in)74.1 x 157.6 millimeters (2.92 x 6.2 in)
Weight173 grams (6.06 ounces)198 grams (6.93 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassCeramic body, front glass
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30minIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus SM-G955VSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 512GB
Operating systemAndroid 7.0 NougatAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 Piefeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus SM-G955VSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 512GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 (10nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855 (7nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.35Ghz Quad-Core Kryo
1.9Ghz Quad-Core Kryo
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.8Ghz Single-Core Kryo 485
2.4Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 485
1.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 485
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 540Qualcomm Adreno 640
RAM memory4GB LPDDR48GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage64GB (51GB user available)
UFS 2.0
512GB (482GB user available)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy S8 Plus SM-G955VSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 512GB
Display typeSuper AMOLEDDynamic AMOLED
Screen size6.2" inches6.4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~83.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~87.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution1440x2960 pixels1440x3040 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)531 PPI526 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 6
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus SM-G955VSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 512GB
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
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 EV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat16 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2600 (Bands 2,3,4,5,7,8,13,18,19,20,26,28)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,39,40,41)
LTE Cat20 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41, 46)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, 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 networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload1024/150 Mbps2000/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus SM-G955VSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 512GB
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 cameraSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus SM-G955VSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 512GB
Main camera12.2 megapixels(triple camera)
12.2 megapixels
12MP telephoto (f/2.4 1/3.6" 52mm 1.0µm AF OIS 2x-zoom)
16MP ultrawide (f/2.2, 12mm)
Main camera resolution4032x3024 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 60 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/1.5 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/2.55" inches1/2.55" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF on back camera and autofocus front cameraPDAF: phase detection autofocus on both cameras
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo/video on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus SM-G955VSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 512GB
Front camera8 megapixels(dual front camera)
10 megapixels
8MP depth sensor (f/2.2 22mm)
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels3872x2592 pixels
Video recording (secondary)2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length25mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/3.6" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.22µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus SM-G955VSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 512GB
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviDMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus SM-G955VSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 512GB
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm 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/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus SM-G955VSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 512GB
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
Barometer
Iris scanner
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
Face recognition (unlock)
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Gesture
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
Face recognition (unlock)
Fingerprint (under display)
Other features- Colors: Black, Silver, Blue, Gold, Orchid Gray
- Samsung DeX (desktop experience)
- Curved edge screen
- Corning Gorilla Glass 5 back panel
- Samsung Gear VR compatible
- Quick Charge 2.0
- Samsung Pay
- 32bit/192kHz audio
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Ceramic black, Ceramic white
- Ultrasonic fingerprint sensor
- One UI
- Always-on display
- 19:9 ratio and HDR10+ display
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Dolby Atmos/AKG sound
- Bixby
- Samsung DeX
- ANT+
- Wireless charging: 15W
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy S8 Plus SM-G955VSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 512GB
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Reverse wireless charging between devices
Battery capacity3500 mAh4100 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)15W15W
Talk time2040 minutes | 34 hours | 1.4 daysfeature not registered
Standby20580 minutes | 343 hours | 14.3 daysfeature not registered
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus SM-G955VSamsung Galaxy S10 Plus SM-G975U 512GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered1.11 W/Kg (head) | 1.59 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered