Samsung Galaxy S8 Active vs iPhone 8 Comparison

General

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active iPhone 8
Release date:
Aug 2017 Sep 2017
OS:
Android 7.0 (Nougat) iOS 11
Dimensions:
5.99" x 2.95 x .39" inches 5.45 x 2.65 x 0.29 inches (138.4 x 67.3 x 7.3 mm)
Weight:
7.34 oz 5.22 oz (148 g)
Colors:
Gold, Silver, Space Gray

Display

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active iPhone 8
Scren size:
5.8 inches 4.7 inches
Touchscreen type:
Gorilla Glass 5 LCD Multi-Touch display
Resolution:
2960 x 1440 pixels 1334-by-750-pixel
Pixels per inch (PPI):
577 PPI 326 ppi

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Camera

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

Hardware

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active iPhone 8
Processor:
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 4 x 2.35GHz + 4 x 1.9GHz A11 Bionic chip with 64-bit architecture, Neural Engine and embedded M11 motion coprocessor
Internal storage:
64 GB Up to 256 GB
Expandable storage type:
MicroSD (Up to 256GB)

Battery

Capacity:
4000mAh
Talk time:
Up to 32 hrs Up to 14 hours
Stand-by time:
Up to 5 days

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Connectivity

Wi-Fi standards supported:
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4G+5GHz 802.11ac Wi‑Fi with MIMO
Bluetooth standards supported:
v5.1 5.0
GPS:
GPS,Glonass Assisted GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, and QZSS Digital compass
USB:
USB Type-C

Audio

Headphone:
3.5mm Stereo
Supported audio codecs:
MP3,M4A,3GA,AAC,OGG,OGA,WAV,WMA,AMR,AWB,FLAC,MID,MIDI,XMF,MXMF,IMY,RTTTL,RTX,OTA,DFF,DSF 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+)

Video

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

Sensors

  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Fingerprint Sensor
  • Gyro Sensor
  • Geomagnetic Sensor
  • HR Sensor
  • Iris Sensor
  • Pressure Sensor
  • Proximity Sensor
  • RGB Light Sensor
  • Touch ID fingerprint sensor
  • Barometer
  • Three-axis gyro
  • Accelerometer
  • Proximity sensor
  • Ambient light sensor

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