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Samsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950W vs Huawei Honor 9i RNE-L22

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Samsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950W vs Huawei Honor 9i RNE-L22 phones. Which is the best phone?

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Compare Huawei Honor 9i X28Samsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950W
Samsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950W
5.8"
AMOLED

1440x2960

12.2
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Samsung Galaxy S8 X06Huawei Honor 9i RNE-L22
Huawei Honor 9i RNE-L22
5.9"
IPS

1080x2160

16
MP

13mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3340
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950W

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!


28 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950W
Galaxy S8 SM-G950WvsHonor 9i RNE-L22
 15%15%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.35Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.36Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 100%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 6%6%
+Lighter
155 grams (5.43 ounces)vs164 grams (5.74 ounces)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS
 83%83%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x2960 pixelsvs1080x2160 pixels
 39%39%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
568 PPIvs409 PPI
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF on back camera and autofocus front cameravsPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Advantage
+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
OIS: Optical stabilizationvsEIS: Digital stabilization
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo/video on both camerasvsHDR photo only main camera
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 78%78%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 7.0 Nougat
 2 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Iris scannervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Heart ratevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
SpO2vsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face recognition (unlock)vsNot supported
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.2 version A2DP
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GovsMicroUSB 2.0
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 5vsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP68 certifiedvsNot supported

06 Advantages Huawei Honor 9i RNE-L22
Honor 9i RNE-L22vsGalaxy S8 SM-G950W
 7%7%
+Thinner
7.5 millimeters (0.3 inches)vs8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
 2%2%
+Larger screen
5.9"vs5.8"
 47%47%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 16MP + 2MPvs(back) 12.2MP
 85%85%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(dual front camera) 13MP + 2MPvs(front) 8MP
 11%11%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3340 mAhvs3000 mAh
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot

21 Common items in both devices
4GB LPDDR4
64GB (51GB user available) / 64GB (52GB user available)
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Fingerprint (rear-mounted) / Fingerprint
Li-Ion (Non removable) / LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950WHuawei Honor 9i RNE-L22
BrandSamsungHuawei
ModelGalaxy S8 SM-G950WHonor 9i RNE-L22
Also known asBell/Rogers Galaxy S8 G950W (Snapdragon), Samsung DreamHuawei Honor 9i RNE-L22, Huawei Mate 10 Lite, Huawei Rhone
Country or region where it's soldCanadaIndia
Release dateApril, 2017November, 2017
Depth8 millimeters (0.31 inches)7.5 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Size (width x height)68.1 x 148.9 millimeters (2.68 x 5.86 in)75.2 x 156.2 millimeters (2.96 x 6.15 in)
Weight155 grams (5.43 ounces)164 grams (5.74 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 30minNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950WHuawei Honor 9i RNE-L22
Operating systemAndroid 7.0 NougatAndroid 7.0 Nougat
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 Piefeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950WHuawei Honor 9i RNE-L22
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 (10nm)64bit - HiSilicon Kirin 659 (16nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.35Ghz Quad-Core Kryo
1.9Ghz Quad-Core Kryo
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.36Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.7Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 540ARM Mali-T830 MP2 900Mhz
RAM memory4GB LPDDR44GB LPDDR3
Internal storage64GB (51GB user available)
UFS 2.0
64GB (52GB user available)
External storageUntil 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950WHuawei Honor 9i RNE-L22
Display typeSuper AMOLEDTFT LCD IPS
Screen size5.8" inches5.9" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~84.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~76.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1440x2960 pixels1080x2160 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)568 PPI409 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Not supported
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950WHuawei Honor 9i RNE-L22
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
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 networkTD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat16 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2300/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,17,18,19,20,25,29,30)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,39,40,41)
LTE Cat6 700/850/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,28)
TD-LTE 2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,40,41)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload1024/150 Mbps300/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950WHuawei Honor 9i RNE-L22
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
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950WHuawei Honor 9i RNE-L22
Main camera12.2 megapixels(dual camera)
16 megapixels
2MP
Main camera resolution4032x3024 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal length26mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.55" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.4µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF on back camera and autofocus front cameraPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo only main camera
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950WHuawei Honor 9i RNE-L22
Front camera8 megapixels(dual front camera)
13 megapixels
2MP
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (secondary)2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length25mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3.6" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.22µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950WHuawei Honor 9i RNE-L22
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviDMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950WHuawei Honor 9i RNE-L22
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 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950WHuawei Honor 9i RNE-L22
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
Fingerprint
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, Prestige Gold, Aurora Blue
- Aluminum body
- EMUI 5.1
- VoLTE
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950WHuawei Honor 9i RNE-L22
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3000 mAh3340 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)15Wfeature not registered
Talk time1740 minutes | 29 hours | 1.2 days1200 minutes | 20 hours | 0.8 day
Standby19560 minutes | 326 hours | 13.6 days33000 minutes | 550 hours | 22.9 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Samsung Galaxy S8 SM-G950WHuawei Honor 9i RNE-L22
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia0.75 W/Kg (head) | 0.93 W/Kg (body)feature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered