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Samsung Galaxy S9 SM-G960U vs Samsung Galaxy Watch 46mm 4G SM-R8050

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Samsung Galaxy S9 SM-G960U vs Samsung Galaxy Watch 46mm 4G SM-R8050 phones. Which is the best phone?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy Watch X27Samsung Galaxy S9 SM-G960U
Samsung Galaxy S9 SM-G960U
5.8"
AMOLED

1440x2960

12.2
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Samsung Galaxy S9 X04Samsung Galaxy Watch 46mm 4G SM-R8050
Samsung Galaxy Watch 46mm 4G SM-R8050
1.3"
AMOLED

360x360

N/A
MP

1.5GB
RAM

64bit Dual

472
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best device? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S9 SM-G960U

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!


27 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S9 SM-G960U
Galaxy S9 SM-G960UvsGalaxy Watch 46mm 4G SM-R8050
 174%100%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.15Ghz 64bit Dual-Core
 167%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
4GB LPDDR4Xvs1.5GB LPDDR3
 33 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (51GB user available)vs4GB (1.5GB user available)
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 53%53%
+Thinner
8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs13 millimeters (0.51 inches)
 32 times100%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x2960 pixelsvs360x360 pixels
 45%45%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
568 PPIvs392 PPI
 3 times100%
+Larger screen
5.8"vs1.3"
Advantage
+With a camera you can take pictures anywhere
(back) 12.2MPvsNot supported
Advantage
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsNot supported
 119 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1200 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 10 Mbps
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
ProximityvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)vsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Iris scannervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
SpO2vsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face recognition (unlock)vsNot supported
 5 times100%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3000 mAhvs472 mAh
Advantage
+The video calling allows to make calls with voice and video
Video callingvsNot supported
Advantage
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Active noise cancellationvsNot 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
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GovsNot supported
Advantage
+Better sites viewing on the internet
HTML, XHTML, HTML5vsNot supported

04 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Watch 46mm 4G SM-R8050
Galaxy Watch 46mm 4G SM-R8050vsGalaxy S9 SM-G960U
 159%100%
+Lighter
63 grams (2.21 ounces)vs163 grams (5.71 ounces)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Stainless steel body, front glassvsAluminum frame, front/back glass
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
PedometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
50 meters waterproof, MIL-STD-810G military certifiedvsIP68 certified

16 Common items in both devices
Super AMOLED
16 million
4G+ LTE-A / 4G LTE
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Heart rate
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Vibrating alert
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
NFC
Gorilla Glass 5 / Gorilla Glass DX+
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G960USamsung Galaxy Watch 46mm 4G SM-R8050
BrandSamsungSamsung
ModelGalaxy S9 SM-G960UGalaxy Watch 46mm 4G SM-R8050
Also known asUnlocked Galaxy S9 G960U (Snapdragon)Galaxy Watch LTE版 46mm SM-R8050ZSACHN, Samsung Galileo
Country or region where it's soldUSAChina
Release dateFebruary, 2018August, 2018
Depth8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)13 millimeters (0.51 inches)
Size (width x height)68.7 x 147.7 millimeters (2.7 x 5.81 in)46 x 49 millimeters (1.81 x 1.93 in)
Weight163 grams (5.71 ounces)63 grams (2.21 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassStainless steel body, front glass
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min50 meters waterproof
MIL-STD-810G military certified: salt, dust, humidity, rain, vibration, solar radiation, transport and thermal shock resistant
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy S9 SM-G960USamsung Galaxy Watch 46mm 4G SM-R8050
Operating systemAndroid 8.0 OreoTizen 4.0
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 Piefeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G960USamsung Galaxy Watch 46mm 4G SM-R8050
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 MSM8998 (10nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 9 Dual 9110 (10nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Gold
1.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Silver
1.15Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 630ARM Mali-T720 MP1
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X1.5GB LPDDR3
Internal storage64GB (51GB user available)4GB (1.5GB user available)
External storageUntil 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplaySamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G960USamsung Galaxy Watch 46mm 4G SM-R8050
Display typeSuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size5.8" inches1.3" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~84.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~24.2% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1440x2960 pixels360x360 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)568 PPI392 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass DX+
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G960USamsung Galaxy Watch 46mm 4G SM-R8050
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
e-Sim (Eletronic Sim)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
UMTS 2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat18 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2300/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,18,19,20,28,29,30)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,39,40,41)
LTE (Bands 1,3,5)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,39,40,41)
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-AUMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, 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 Mbps10 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G960USamsung Galaxy Watch 46mm 4G SM-R8050
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedNot supported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G960USamsung Galaxy Watch 46mm 4G SM-R8050
Main camera12.2 megapixelsNot supported
Main camera resolution4032x3024 pixelsNot supported
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 60 fpsNot supported
FlashLED flashNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.5 (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 cameraNot supported
Touch focusSupportedNot supported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationNot supported
ZoomOnly digital zoomNot supported
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionNot supported
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasNot supported
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G960USamsung Galaxy Watch 46mm 4G SM-R8050
Front camera8 megapixelsNot supported
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixelsNot supported
Video recording (secondary)2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)Not supported
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal length25mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3.6" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.22µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G960USamsung Galaxy Watch 46mm 4G SM-R8050
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviDfeature not registered
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, OGG, eAAC+
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G960USamsung Galaxy Watch 46mm 4G SM-R8050
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoNot supported
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jackNot supported
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
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G960USamsung Galaxy Watch 46mm 4G SM-R8050
Active noise cancellationSupportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5Not supported
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
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Heart rate
Pedometer
Other features- Colors: Black, Silver, Blue, Gold, Orchid Gray
- Samsung DeX
- Curved edge screen
- Corning Gorilla Glass 5 back panel
- Samsung Gear VR compatible
- Quick Charge 4.0
- Samsung Pay
- Dolby Atmos
- 32bit/384kHz audio
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Silver
- Straps: Onyx Black, Deep Ocean Blue, Basalt Grey
- Compatible with standard 22mm straps
- Always-on display
- Rotating bezel
- Samsung Pay
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy S9 SM-G960USamsung Galaxy Watch 46mm 4G SM-R8050
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Wireless charging (Qi/WPC)
Battery capacity3000 mAh472 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered5V/0.7A=3.5W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registered4320 minutes | 72 hours | 3 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Samsung Galaxy S9 SM-G960USamsung Galaxy Watch 46mm 4G SM-R8050
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia0.63 W/Kg (head) | 1.59 W/Kg (body)feature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered