Before discussing the comparison let’s talk about the gadgets that are called mobile phones. This is the technology which does not require any introduction because everybody use mobiles to communicate. Now the efficiency of these devices is increased from calling level to the far extent. The basic requirements are fulfilled with the use of mobile phone like online shopping, learning, and online business. So this cannot be ignored that it is the essential feature of our lifestyle.
Latest launched mobile phones: the two highly recommended mobile phones which are attracting the customers towards themselves are:
• Apple 7+
• Samsung S8+

Apple 7+:

It is the seventh generation of Apple's popular iphone mobile device. The seventh generation was officially launched in September 2016. The review about this mobile phone is attracting the customer towards itself. Moreover the name “Apple iPhone” is sufficient to increase the productivity in the market. The previous generations are still in demand this can be easily noticed by the customer’s reviews.

Samsung S8+:

It was launched recently in March 2017. The Samsung Company has followed the process of slow and steady methods. In very few time this company has reached a high level of mobile phones manufacturing. Normally you can see that a large number of people are using Samsung smartphone which is the great achievement for the company. You must have heard about Samsung galaxy series which have achieved large reorganization among the users. So 8+ is the next generation of Samsung galaxy series.
Technical Specification of Apple 7+ and Samsung 8+:

Apple 7+:

This smartphone contains the main body of Aluminum having weight 6.63 oz (188 g) which is considered as a lightweight device. The operating system used in Apple 7+ is iOS (10.x). The unique features of this smartphone are its capability of water and dust resistance. It is certified water proof device with IP 67 certification. This is available in 5 different colors which are Black, Gold, Silver, Pink and Red.
Samsung 8+: The operating system used in this smartphone is Android (7.0). It is a light weight mobile phone 6.0 oz (173 g). The main body consists of aluminum and glass accents. It has the same feature of water and dust resistant along with 5 different colors such as black, gold, gray, silver and blue. It is IP 68 certified and contains Iris scanner and fingerprint methods.


Apple 7+: the camera is 12 megapixels and Quad LED flash is used. Hardware feature of the camera can be described as Dual-camera with 12-megapixel, F2.8 aperture, Sapphire crystal lens cover, Optical image stabilization, Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI). The front facing camera is 7 megapixels with high dynamic range mode.

The software configuration of the camera is RAW image capture, Touch to focus, Face detection, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging.

Samsung 8+:

12-megapixel camera with LED flash makes it different from above one. Hardware specification contains Optical image stabilization, Autofocus Phase detection. The extra features of High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Time-lapse video and Continuous autofocus with Object tracking, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light, Digital image stabilization, Video calling and video sharing makes it more attractive to use.

The other software features added to make it even better are the Manual focus, RAW image capture, Touch to focus, Smile detection, Face detection, Voice activation, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging. The front facing camera is 8 megapixels with autofocus and HDR.

Apple 7+:

battery capacity is 2900 mAH which is less than the 8 series of Samsung galaxy. The talk time on 3G network average is 21 hours and the standby time is 16 hours.

Samsung 8+:
in this, the battery capacity is 3500 mAH. And the various other requirements are not mentioned yet.

Apple 7+:
Both the iphone 7 and iphone 7+ run on Apple’s A10 chip.
Samsung 8+: Both the Galaxy S8 and S8+ have two different versions. The processor used can be Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 or Samsung Exynos 8895 chips, depending on the country.


Apple 7+: iphone 7+ has 3GB RAM.
Samsung 8+: Samsung 8+ has 4GB RAM.


Apple 7+: The phone has the 32 GB storage and can extend up to 256 GB but it doesn’t come with an expandable SD card slot.

Samsung 8+: Galaxy S8 has 64 GB of storage, along with a microSD slot that expands the storage up to 256 GB.


Apple 7+: The iphone 7 has a 4.7 inch 750×1334 Retina Display while the iphone 7 + has a 5.5 inch 1080×1920 Retina Display. Features of the display are Pressure-sensitive, Oleo phobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Light sensor, Proximity sensor.

Samsung 8+: The Galaxy S8 has a 5.8 inch 2960×1440 Infinity display (AMOLED). In Samsung galaxy 8+ there are various features HDR, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), light sensor, Proximity sensor. The S8+ has a 6.2 inch 2960×1440 Infinity Display.

Technical specification of Apple 7+ and Samsung 8+:

Apple 7+:

• 4.7-inch LED-backlit IPS LCD screen (1334 x 760, 326 pixels per inch)
• 2GB RAM (3GB on Plus model)
• A10 Fusion processor chip with 64-bit architecture & embedded M10 motion coprocessor, quad-core CPU, six-core graphics
• 32GB, 128GB or 256GB of onboard storage
• 12Mp (f1.8) rear-facing camera (dual-lens on Plus model), 7Mp ƒ/2.2 front-facing camera
• Rated IP67 splash-, water- and dust-resistant under IEC standard 60529
Samsung 8+:
• 64GB of onboard storage
• MicroSD support up to 256GB
• 12Mp (1.7) rear-facing camera, 8Mp (1.7) front-facing camera
• Exynos 9 8895 chip (in the UK - we think; Samsung is supplying different chips in different countries. Overseas buyers may get the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
• 5.8-inch Infinity Super AMOLED curved display (2960 x 1440, 571ppi)

Price comparison:

The Galaxy S8 + starts from $720 in the U.S. it is more expensive than the iphone 7 + $650 starting price. The iphone is starting with 32GB of storage with no MicroSD card for that price whereas the S8 comes with 64GB and a MicroSD card.

Author's Bio: 

Robert alleson