Samsung on Wednesday introduced the flagship smartphone Galaxy S8 and S8+, which some media have already dubbed the “iPhone killers”. The devices are designed and tested by the South Korean manufacturer, whose goal is not only to rehabilitate after the failure of its predecessor Galaxy Note7, but even to rethink the very concept of a smartphone. Well, model Galaxy Galaxy S8 and S8+ are designed to help offer a “whole new experience”.
Despite the range declared by the manufacturer of advantages of innovations in direct comparison with the iPhone 7 draws attention to the superiority of the Apple flagship on several key points.
1. 3D Touch support
The new iPad offers a unique way of interacting with the device, the phone can distinguish between a touch display. In addition to such familiar gestures like tap, swipe, and pinch, the 3D Touch technology allows you to use the functions Peek and Pop. This new dimension in work with the iPhone. With these technologies, the user can view the different content and work with it without even opening.
2. Dual camera
The Samsung Galaxy S8 is no dual-camera as the competitor. Same 12 megapixels of resolution, the same Dual Pixel technology as in Galaxy S7 a year ago, aperture F/1.7. In addition, Apple can boast a dual camera that lets you use optical zoom to zoom without loss of priceless and portrait mode shooting as SLR cameras.and
3. Durable case
iPhone 7 is the most productive, most secure and the most popular smartphone on the market and also one of the most durable devices on the market. Top Android devices Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+, is completely clad in glass case, much easier to break.
4. Thinner and lighter
From the point of view of size, the 4.7-inch iPhone 7 is more compact than its competitor – 138,3 x 67,1 x 7.1 mm vs 148,9 x 68,1 x 8.0 mm the Galaxy S8. The South Korean unit was somewhat thicker than its predecessor, and plays on this iPhone option. The weight of the flagship smartphones of Apple and Samsung – 143 and 155 g, respectively. As for the Galaxy S8+, then its dimensions are described by the expression 159,5 x 73,4 x 8.1 mm and weighs 173 g. the device has all the same features the iPhone 7 Plus – 158,2 x 77,9 x 7.3 mm, the smartphone weighs 188 g.
The key advantage of the iPhone 7 on Galaxy S8 lies in the software. iOS is more secure and easy to use mobile platform. In Android, which runs South Korea’s machine, lacks many proprietary apps and services to Apple, including the voice assistant Siri, AirDrop, AirPlay, iTunes, Find My iPhone, and others. Apps in the App Store a better and more reliable. At the same time in iOS no preset operator programs that have Galaxy S8 and which cannot be removed from the device without rooting.
6. Stereo speakers
The iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus installed stereo speakers, while the Galaxy and Galaxy S8 S8+ is equipped with only one loudspeaker with a mediocre sound. The new smartphones Apple one of the active speakers is located on the bottom side of the device, and the second is at the top of the front panel. This location seems fairly original, but technically it allows you to achieve stereo sound when listening in landscape orientation.
7. The fingerprint scanner on the front side
Many potential buyers Galaxy S8 are dissatisfied with the fact that the biometric module is located on the back of the smartphone. Samsung went to such a step to make room for a smartphone display. IPhone 7 Touch ID module is located directly under the screen. With this feature, owners of “Apple” flagship, can easily put your gadget on a table, using Touch ID to make payments or confirm purchases in the App Store.
8. 256 GB of memory
Apple offers three versions of the iPhone with different memory. The consumer versions are available with 32, 128 and 256 GB of memory on a different purse. Samsung offers Galaxy S8 in Russia with only 64 GB of memory.
9. Physical Mute button
An important advantage of iPhone 7 on Galaxy S8 is the presence of physical keys Mute, allowing you to easily mute the sound when the user device is in an important meeting or at the cinema.
10. iPhone does not depreciate in two months
The important advantage of Apple is the after sales cost. Company devices longer keep the price at a higher level than South Korean units. In particular, 2-year-old iPhone keeps the price as much as the Galaxy smartphones in a year after purchase.