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Samsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950F vs Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F 32GB

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy S8 vs Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge X15Samsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950F
Samsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950F
5.8"
AMOLED

1440x2960

12.2
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Samsung Galaxy S8 X03Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F 32GB
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F 32GB
5.5"
AMOLED

1440x2560

12.2
MP

5mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3600
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950F

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! Comment!


15 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950F
Galaxy S8 SM-G950FvsGalaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F 32GB
 13%13%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.3Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.3Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 132%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (51GB user available)vs32GB (22GB user available)
 3 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 1%1%
+Lighter
155 grams (5.43 ounces)vs157 grams (5.5 ounces)
 16%16%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x2960 pixelsvs1440x2560 pixels
 6%6%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
568 PPIvs534 PPI
 5%5%
+Larger screen
5.8"vs5.5"
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF on back camera and autofocus front cameravsPDAF: phase detection autofocus
 59%59%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 8MPvs(front) 5MP
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 8.0 Oreo
 128%100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 450 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Iris scannervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face unlockvsNot supported
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.2 version A2DP
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GovsMicroUSB 2.0

03 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F 32GB
Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F 32GBvsGalaxy S8 SM-G950F
 4%4%
+Thinner
7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)vs8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
 2%2%
+The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
1/2.5" inchesvs1/2.55" inches
 20%20%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3600 mAhvs3000 mAh

37 Common items in both devices
4GB LPDDR4
Super AMOLED
16 million
(back) 12.2MP
LED flash
Only digital zoom
OIS: Optical stabilization
BSI sensor
HDR photo/video on both cameras
f/1.7 (aperture)
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint (rear-mounted) / Fingerprint
Heart rate
SpO2
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNA
NFC
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 5 / Gorilla Glass 4
IP68 certified / Waterproof (IPxx certified)
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950FSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F 32GB
ModelGalaxy S8 SM-G950FGalaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F 32GB
Also known asGalaxy S8 G950F (Exynos), Samsung DreamGalaxy S7 edge G935F (Exynos), Samsung Hero 2
Country or region availableEuropeVarious (International)Various (International)
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release dateApril, 2017March, 2016
Depth8 millimeters (0.31 inches)7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Size (width x height)68.1 x 148.9 millimeters (2.68 x 5.86 in)72.6 x 150.9 millimeters (2.86 x 5.94 in)
Weight155 grams (5.43 ounces)157 grams (5.5 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30minWaterproof (IPxx certified)
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950FSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F 32GB
Operating systemAndroid 7.0 NougatAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 8.0 Oreo
HardwareSamsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950FSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F 32GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 8895 (10nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 8 Octa 8890 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.3Ghz Quad-Core Exynos M2 Mongoose
1.7Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.3Ghz Quad-Core Exynos M1 Mongoose
1.6Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G71 MP20 550MhzARM Mali-T880 MP12
RAM memory4GB LPDDR44GB LPDDR4
Internal storage64GB (51GB user available)
UFS 2.1
32GB (22GB user available)
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950FSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F 32GB
Display typeSuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size5.8" inches5.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~84.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~76.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution1440x2960 pixels1440x2560 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)568 PPI534 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 4
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950FSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F 32GB
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 networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat16 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,20,28,29,30)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,39,40,41)
LTE Cat9 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,17,18,19,20,26)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, 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 Mbps450/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950FSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F 32GB
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 SM-G950FSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F 32GB
Main camera12.2 megapixels12.2 megapixels
Main camera resolution4032x3024 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/2.55" inches1/2.5" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF on back camera and autofocus front cameraPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital 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 SM-G950FSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F 32GB
Front camera8 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length25mm lens22mm lens
Sensor size1/3.6" inches1/4.1" inches
Pixel size1.22µm pixel1.34µm pixel
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950FSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F 32GB
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviDMP4, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950FSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F 32GB
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950FSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F 32GB
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 unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
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: Black, White, Gold, Silver
- Curved edge screen
- Body material: Aluminium
- Corning Gorilla Glass back panel
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Samsung Gear VR compatible
- Fast battery charging: 83% in 30min
- Quick Charge 3.0
- Qi Wireless charging (PMA)
- OneDrive 115GB
- Samsung Pay (Visa/Master)
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- IP68 certified: dust proof and water resistant over 1.5 meter and 30min
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950FSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F 32GB
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity3000 mAh3600 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)15Wfeature not registered
Talk time1740 minutes | 29 hours | 1.2 days2160 minutes | 36 hours | 1.5 days
Standby19560 minutes | 326 hours | 13.6 days20160 minutes | 336 hours | 14 days
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950FSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F 32GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia0.44 W/Kg (head) | 0.75 W/Kg (body)1.17 W/Kg (head) | 1.59 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UK0.315 W/Kg (head) | 1.27 W/Kg (body)0.264 W/Kg (head) | 0.507 W/Kg (body)