Comparison of Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus and iPhone X
So are you confused which device you should buy? Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus or iPhone X? Both devices are flagship devices from one of the biggest smartphone manufacturing brand. Both are the best of devices with premium quality and hardcore performance available at this time. Both devices are one of the most expensive devices available this time. So to gain a good decision, we have below written a whole article on the comparison of Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus vs iPhone X. So let’s begin..
The Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus has dimensions of 158.1 x 73.8 x 8.5 mm and it weighs around 189 grams whereas iPhone X has dimensions of 143.6 x 70.9 x 7.7 mm and it weighs around 174 grams. Here Apple iPhone X is lighter than Galaxy S9 Plus. The Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus’s front and back is made up of glass protected with Gorilla Glass 5 and has aluminum frame while the iPhone X’s front and back is made up of glass with stainless steel frame.
The iPhone X is IP67 certified that means dust and waterproof for up to 1.m for 30 mins whereas Galaxy S9 Plus is IP68 certified that means dust and waterproof for up to 1.5m for 30 mins. The fingerprint sensor is rear mounted in Galaxy S9 Plus and this device is available in five stunning colors namely Coral Blue, Lilac Purple, Midnight Black and Titanium Gray. On the other side, iPhone X comes in two stunning colors Silver and Space Gray.
IPhone X is packed with 5.8 inches of Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with resolution of 1125 x 2436 pixels and 19.5:9 display ratio. Here Apple featured Wide color gamut display having Scratch-resistant glass and oleo phobic coating. On the other side, Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus comes with 6.2 inches of Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with resolution of 1440 x 2960 pixels and 18.5:9 display ratio. The screen is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 and has Always-on display feature.
The Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus is packed with dual 12 MP + 12 MP of primary camera with aperture of f/1.5 + f/2.4 and OIS, phase detection and 2x optical zoom. Galaxy S9 Plus’s camera has all basic camera features like Geo-tagging, HDR, Paranoma, Face Detection and more.
On the other side, Apple iPhone X comes with dual 12 MP + 12 MP of primary camera with aperture of f/1.8 + f/2.4 and OIS, phase detection and 2x optical zoom. Both devices have dual tone dual LED flash and video recording at 2160p@60fps.
Talking of their front camera Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus comes with 8 MP of secondary camera with aperture of f/1.7, dual video call and auto HDR features. On the other side, Apple iPhone X comes with 7 MP of secondary camera with aperture of f/2.2, face detection and HDR feature.
The Samsung Galaxy S9 plus comes with Android 8.0 Oreo operating system. On the other side, Apple iPhone X runs on Apple’s own iOS 11.1.1 and up gradable to iOS 11.2.5. The iPhone X is featured with powerful 2.3 GHz Hexa-core Apple A11 Bionic processor. Whereas, Galaxy S9 Plus’s USA and China’s variant comes with octa-core Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 processor.
Here, the iPhone X comes in two variants 64/256 GB of storage along with 3GB of RAM. On the other hand, Galaxy S9 Plus comes in three variants 64/128/256 GB of internal storage along with 6GB of RAM. You can also expand storage up to 400 GB via Micro SD card. However, you can’t insert a memory card in iPhone X.
The Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus comes with non-removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery while iPhone X is packed with non-removable Li-Ion 2716 mAh battery. Here, Galaxy S9 Plus has fast battery charging as quick charge 2.0 and also features Qi/PMA wireless charging. On the other side, iPhone X also has fast battery charging ability as it can be charged 50% in just 30 minutes and also has Qi wireless charging feature.
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus is available to buy in market with a price tag of approx 990 EUR whereas, Apple iPhone X is available for approx 1000 EUR. The Galaxy S9 Plus has Samsung DeX support and BixBy works as assistant. On the other side, Apple iPhone X has smart Face ID feature and Siri works well as an assistant.
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