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iPhone XR vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Active Comparison

General

iPhone XR Samsung Galaxy S8 Active
Release date:
Oct 2018 Aug 2017
OS:
iOS 12 Android 7.0 (Nougat)
Dimensions:
5.94 x 2.98 x 0.33 inches 5.99" x 2.95 x .39" inches
Weight:
6.84 ounces 7.34 oz
Colors:
Black, Blue, Yellow, Coral, PRODUCT RED, White

Display

iPhone XR Samsung Galaxy S8 Active
Scren size:
6.1 5.8 inches
Touchscreen type:
LCD Multi-Touch display Gorilla Glass 5
Resolution:
1792 x 828 pixel 2960 x 1440 pixels
Pixels per inch (PPI):
326 ppi 577 PPI

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Camera

iPhone XR Samsung Galaxy S8 Active
Rear camera:
12 MP 12 MP
Front camera:
7 MP 8 MP
Flash:
Quad LED Quad LED

Hardware

iPhone XR Samsung Galaxy S8 Active
Processor:
A12 Bionic chip Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 4 x 2.35GHz + 4 x 1.9GHz
RAM:
3 GB
Internal storage:
64 GB, 128 GB, 256 GB 64 GB
Expandable storage type:
MicroSD (Up to 256GB)

Battery

3 GB
Capacity:
2942 mAh 4000mAh
Talk time:
Up to 25 hours Up to 32 hrs
Stand-by time:
Up to 5 days

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Connectivity

3 GB
Wi-Fi standards supported:
802.11ac Wi‑Fi with 2x2 MIMO 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4G+5GHz
Bluetooth standards supported:
v5.0 v5.1
GPS:
Assisted GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, and QZSS GPS,Glonass
USB:
Yes USB Type-C

Audio

3 GB
Headphone:
3.5mm Stereo
Supported audio codecs:
AAC‑LC, HE‑AAC, HE‑AAC v2, Protected AAC, MP3, Linear PCM, Apple Lossless, FLAC, Dolby Digital (AC‑3), Dolby Digital Plus (E‑AC‑3), and Audible (formats 2, 3, 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX, and AAX+) MP3,M4A,3GA,AAC,OGG,OGA,WAV,WMA,AMR,AWB,FLAC,MID,MIDI,XMF,MXMF,IMY,RTTTL,RTX,OTA,DFF,DSF

Video

3 GB
Supported video codecs:
HEVC, H.264, MPEG‑4 Part 2, and Motion JPEG MP4,M4V,3GP,3G2,WMV,ASF,AVI,FLV,MKV,WEBM

Sensors

3 GB
  • Face ID
  • Barometer
  • Three‑axis gyro
  • Accelerometer
  • Proximity sensor
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Fingerprint Sensor
  • Gyro Sensor
  • Geomagnetic Sensor
  • HR Sensor
  • Iris Sensor
  • Pressure Sensor
  • Proximity Sensor
  • RGB Light Sensor

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