Galaxy S9 vs iPhone 8 Specifications

By | May 17, 2018

Galaxy S9 is finally here and the device is ready to give Apple iPhone 8 a run for its money, we compare Galaxy S9 and iPhone 8 for design built quality, features and specs.

The table below details the hardware and pricing of the Galaxy S9 range and the iPhone 8 range.

Specifications Galaxy S9 Galaxy S9+ iPhone 8 iPhone 8 Plus
Dimensions 147.7 x 68.7 x 8.5 mm 158.1 x 73.8 x 8.5 mm 138.4 x 67.3 x 7.3 mm 158.4 x 78.1 x 7.5 mm
Weight 163g 189g 148g 202g
OS Android 8 Android 8 iOS 11 iOS 11
Display 5.8-inch QHD+ Super AMOLED 6.2-inch QHD+ Super AMOLED 4.7″ Retina HD 5.5″ Retina HD
Rear camera 12MP f/1.5 and f/2.4 Dual 12MP: f/1.5 and f/2.4 wide-angle f/2.4 telephoto 12MP f/1.8 Dual 12MP: f/1.8 wide-angle f/2.8 telephoto
Front camera 8MP f/1.7 8MP f/1.7 7MP f/2.2 7MP f/2.2
Storage 64GB, MicroSD 128GB, MicroSD 64GB 64GB
RAM 4GB 6GB 2GB* 2GB*
Processor 2.7GHz + 1.7GHz Octo-core Exynos 9810 2.7GHz + 1.7GHz Octo-core Exynos 9810 A11 Bionic A11 Bionic
Battery 3,000mAh 3,500mAh 1,821 mAh* 2,691mAh*
Cellular LTE Cat. 18 LTE Cat. 18 LTE-A Cat. 16* LTE-A Cat. 16*
SIM Nano (Single/Dual) Nano (Single/Dual) Nano Nano
Durability IP68 IP68 IP67 IP67
Biometrics Fingerprint, iris, face Fingerprint, iris, face Touch ID Touch ID
RRP R15,499 R17,999 R13,999 R15,999