Comparison between:
- Samsung Galaxy S7 Exynos
- Nokia 8 Sirocco

Brand and model

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

Samsung Galaxy S7 ExynosNokia 8 Sirocco
Samsung Galaxy S7 Exynos
Prices
Nokia 8 Sirocco
Prices
Model aliasSM-G930F
G930F
SM-G930FD
G930FD
SM-G930K
G930K
SM-G930L
G930L
SM-G930S
G-930S
SM-G930T
G930T
SM-G930W8
G930W8
TA-1005

Design

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

Width69.6 mm
6.96 cm
0.23 ft
2.74 in
72.97 mm
7.3 cm
0.24 ft
2.87 in
Height142.4 mm
14.24 cm
0.47 ft
5.61 in
140.93 mm
14.09 cm
0.46 ft
5.55 in
Thickness7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.03 ft
0.31 in
7.5 mm
0.75 cm
0.02 ft
0.3 in
Weight152 g
0.34 lbs
5.36 oz
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Volume78.3 cm³
4.75 in³
77.13 cm³
4.68 in³
ColorsBlack
Gold
Black
Body materialsAluminium alloy
Glass
Glass
Stainless steel
CertificationIP68IP67

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
Number of SIM cards11
FeaturesDual 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
CDMA-CDMA 800 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 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 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)
LTE 850 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)

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 9
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA
LTE Cat 12
EV-DO Rev. A

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 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Android 7.0 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 8.1 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
User interface (UI)TouchWiz-

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.

SoCSamsung Exynos 8 Octa 8890Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
Process technology14 nm10 nm
CPU4x 2.3 GHz Exynos M1 Mongoose, 4x 1.6 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.45 GHz Kryo 280, 4x 1.9 GHz Kryo 280
CPU bits64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)-32 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)-3072 KB
3 MB
CPU cores88
CPU frequency2300 MHz2450 MHz
GPUARM Mali-T880 MP12Qualcomm Adreno 540
GPU cores12-
GPU frequency650 MHz710 MHz
RAM capacity4 GB6 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4LPDDR4X
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency1794 MHz1866 MHz

Storage

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

Storage32 GB
64 GB
128 GB
UFS 2.0UFS 2.1

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
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Display

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

Type/technologySuper AMOLEDP-OLED
Diagonal size5.1 in
129.54 mm
12.95 cm
5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
Width2.5 in
63.51 mm
6.35 cm
2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
Height4.45 in
112.9 mm
11.29 cm
4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution1440 x 2560 pixels1440 x 2560 pixels
Pixel density576 ppi
226 ppcm
534 ppi
209 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area72.58 %81.35 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 4
2.5D curved glass screen
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
3D curved glass screen
Always-On Display

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Heart rate
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall

Primary camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed at its back and is used for taking photos and recording videos.

Sensor modelSony IMX260 Exmor RSSamsung S5K2L7
Sensor typeCMOSISOCELL
Aperturef/1.7f/1.7
Focal length4.2 mm-
Flash typeLEDDual LED
Image resolution4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
4000 x 3000 pixels
12 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
RAW
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
Available also with Samsung S5K2L1 (ISOCELL)
Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Object tracking AF
Smart OIS
1080p @ 60 fps
720p @ 120 fps
Pixel size - 1.4 μm
Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Laser autofocus
Carl Zeiss lens
Wide-angle lens - 78.2°
Secondary rear camera - 13 MP (telephoto)
Sensor model - Samsung S5K3M3 (#2)
Sensor type - ISOCELL (#2)
Sensor size - 1/3.4" (#2)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.6 (#2)
Wide-angle lens - 47.3°

Secondary camera

Secondary cameras are placed above the screen of the device and are usually used for video calls, gesture recognition, etc.

Sensor modelSamsung S5K4E6Samsung
Sensor typeISOCELLCMOS BSI
Sensor size3.2 x 2.4 mm
0.16 in
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Pixel size1.25 µm
0.00125 mm
-
Crop factor10.82-
Aperturef/1.7f/2
Focal length2.1 mm
22.71 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
-
Image resolution2560 x 1440 pixels
3.69 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
Auto HDRPixel size - 1.4 μm
Phase detection
Wide-angle lens - 78.4°

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Cirrus Logic CS47L91OZO Audio
Headphone adapter

Radio

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

RadioNoNo

Tracking/Positioning

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

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

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
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
2x2 MiMOMiMO

Bluetooth

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

Version4.25.0
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
A2DP

USB

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

Connector typeMicro USBUSB Type-C
Version2.03.1
FeaturesCharging
Host
Mass storage
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 jackYesNo

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
ANT+

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

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
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
XMF
AAC
AAC+
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV

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
3GPP2
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
ASF
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
WMV
Xvid

Battery

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

Capacity3000 mAh3260 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-Polymer
2G talk time-22 h
1320 min
0.9 days
3G talk time-22 h
1320 min
0.9 days
Charger output power5 V / 2 A
9 V / 1.67 A
5 V / 2.5 A
9 V / 2 A
12 V / 1.5 A
Quick charge technology-Qualcomm Quick Charge 4.0
FeaturesWireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
Qi/PMA wireless chargingQi 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)0.406 W/kg0.59 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)1.48 W/kg1.54 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)1.4 W/kg1.19 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)1.59 W/kg0.86 W/kg

Additional features

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

Additional featuresSM-G930F - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.406 W/kg; body - 1.480 W/kg
SM-G930F - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 1.400 W/kg; body - 1.590 W/kg
SM-G930FD - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.406 W/kg; body - 0.621 W/kg
SM-G930T - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 1.240 W/kg; body - 1.590 W/kg
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