Comparison between:
- Huawei Honor 8x
- Huawei Mate 20 Lite
- Samsung Galaxy S8 SD835

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

Huawei Honor 8xHuawei Mate 20 LiteSamsung Galaxy S8 SD835
Huawei Honor 8x
Prices
Huawei Mate 20 Lite
Prices
Samsung Galaxy S8 SD835
Prices
Model aliasGlory 8x
JSN-L21
JSN-L22
JSN-L23
JSN-L42
JSN-LX1
JSN-LX2
JSN-LX3
SNE-LX1
SNE-LX2
SNE-LX3
SM-G950A
G950A
SM-G950J
G950J
SM-G950P
G950T
SM-G950T
G950T
SM-G950U
G950U
SM-G950V
G950VSM-G950W
G950W
SM-G9500
G9500

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width76.6 mm
7.66 cm
0.251 ft
3.016 in
75.3 mm
7.53 cm
0.247 ft
2.965 in
68.1 mm
6.81 cm
0.223 ft
2.681 in
Height160.4 mm
16.04 cm
0.526 ft
6.315 in
158.3 mm
15.83 cm
0.519 ft
6.232 in
148.9 mm
14.89 cm
0.489 ft
5.862 in
Thickness7.8 mm
0.78 cm
0.026 ft
0.307 in
7.6 mm
0.76 cm
0.025 ft
0.299 in
8 mm
0.8 cm
0.026 ft
0.315 in
Weight175 g
0.39 lbs
6.17 oz
172 g
0.38 lbs
6.07 oz
155 g
0.34 lbs
5.47 oz
Volume95.84 cm³
5.82 in³
90.59 cm³
5.5 in³
81.12 cm³
4.93 in³
ColorsBlack
Blue
Red
Lilac
Black
Gold
Blue
Black
Silver
Gold
Blue
Gray
Pink
Red
Body materialsAluminium alloy
Glass
Aluminium alloy
Polycarbonate
Glass
Aluminium alloy
Certification--IP68

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeNano-SIMNano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIM
Number of SIM cards221
FeaturesDual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)-Dual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMACDMA 800 MHz--
TD-SCDMATD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
--
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz (SNE-LX1; SNE-LX3)
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 800 MHz (SNE-LX1)
LTE 850 MHz (SNE-LX2; SNE-LX3)
LTE 700 MHz (B12) (SNE-LX3)
LTE 700 MHz Class 17 (SNE-LX3)
LTE 800 MHz (B18) (SNE-LX2)
LTE 800 MHz (B19) (SNE-LX2)
LTE 700 MHz (B28) (SNE-LX2; SNE-LX3)
LTE 700 MHz Class 13
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz (B12)

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 12
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 12
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 16

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 8.1 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
Android 8.1 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
Android 10
Android 7.0 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
User interface (UI)EMUI 8.2
EMUI 9.0
EMUI 8.2
EMUI 9.0
EMUI 10
Experience 8.1

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCHuawei HiSilicon KIRIN 710Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 710Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
Process technology12 nm12 nm10 nm
CPU4x 2.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A73, 4x 1.7 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A73, 4x 1.7 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.35 GHz Kryo 280, 4x 1.9 GHz Kryo 280
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8-AARMv8-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)--32 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)--3072 KB
3 MB
CPU cores888
CPU frequency2200 MHz2200 MHz2350 MHz
GPUARM Mali-G51 MP4ARM Mali-G51 MP4Qualcomm Adreno 540
GPU cores44-
GPU frequency1000 MHz1000 MHz710 MHz
RAM capacity4 GB
6 GB
4 GB4 GB
RAM type--LPDDR4X
RAM channels--Double channel
RAM frequency--1866 MHz
GPU Turboi7 coprocessor
GPU Turbo
-

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage128 GB64 GB64 GB
--UFS 2.1

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyIPSIPSSuper AMOLED
Diagonal size6.5 in
165.1 mm
16.51 cm
6.3 in
160.02 mm
16 cm
5.8 in
147.32 mm
14.73 cm
Width2.72 in
69.19 mm
6.92 cm
2.64 in
67.06 mm
6.71 cm
2.54 in
64.45 mm
6.44 cm
Height5.9 in
149.9 mm
14.99 cm
5.72 in
145.29 mm
14.53 cm
5.22 in
132.48 mm
13.25 cm
Aspect ratio2.167:12.167:12.056:1
Resolution1080 x 2340 pixels1080 x 2340 pixels1440 x 2960 pixels
Pixel density396 ppi
155 ppcm
409 ppi
160 ppcm
568 ppi
223 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area84.68 %82 %84.47 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
2.5D curved glass screen
COF (Chip-On-Flex)
1200:1 contrast ratio
430 cd/m²
2.5D curved glass screen
LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
85% NTSC
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Dual Edge display
Always-On Display
540 cd/m²
90% DCI-P3
VR headset support

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Heart rate
Iris sensor
--Fingerprint sensor model - Synaptics Namsan

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor model--Sony IMX333 Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOS BSICMOS BSICMOS
Sensor format--1/2.55"
Pixel size--1.4 µm
0.001400 mm
ISO50 - 320050 - 3200-
Aperturef/1.8f/1.8f/1.7
Shutter speed-30 - 1/4000-
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent3.96 mm
27 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
3 mm
27 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
4.2 mm
26 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view--77 °
Number of lenses66-
Flash typeLEDLEDDual LED
Image resolution5120 x 3840 pixels
19.66 MP
5120 x 3840 pixels
19.66 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS60 fps60 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
720p @ 480 fps
Secondary rear camera - 2 MP
720p @ 480 fps
Secondary rear camera - 2 MP
Available also with Samsung S5K2L2 (ISOCELL)
Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Object tracking AF
Smart OIS
High CRI LED flash
720p @ 240 fps

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Sensor model--Sony IMX320 Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOS BSICMOS BSICMOS
Sensor format--1/3.6"
Pixel size--1.22 µm
0.001220 mm
Aperturef/2f/2f/1.7
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent3.6 mm
26 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
3.81 mm
26 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
2.95 mm
25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view--80 °
Image resolution4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
5632 x 4224 pixels
23.79 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
2560 x 1440 pixels
3.69 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps
-Secondary front camera - 2 MPAvailable also with Samsung S5K3H1
Auto HDR

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
--Qualcomm WCD9341 DAC
192 kHz / 24-bit

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioYesYesYes

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
2x2 MiMO-VHT80 MU-MiMO
1024-QAM

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version4.24.25.0
FeaturesA2DP
EDR
LE
A2DP
EDR
LE
A2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeMicro USBUSB Type-CUSB Type-C
Version2.02.03.1
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
ANT+
JSN-L21 - NFCSNE-LX1 - NFC-

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
XMF

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
3GPP2
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
ASF

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity3750 mAh3750 mAh3000 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Ion
2G talk time--29 h
1740 min
1.2 days
3G talk time--29 h
1740 min
1.2 days
Charger output power5 V / 2 A5 V / 2 A
9 V / 2 A
5 V / 2 A
9 V / 1.67 A
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
--Qi/PMA wireless charging

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Head SAR (EU)-0.46 W/kg-
Body SAR (EU)-1.13 W/kg-
Head SAR (USA)-0.94 W/kg0.24 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)-0.41 W/kg0.48 W/kg

Additional features

Some devices have additional features, different from the standard ones above, but equally important and worth mentioning.

Additional featuresJSN-L42 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) India: head - 0.72 W/kg-SM-G950N - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.240 W/kg; body - 0.480 W/kg
SM-G950U - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.570 W/kg; body - 0.480 W/kg
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