Comparison between:
- HTC Exodus 1
- HTC U11
- Samsung Galaxy C8
- Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018)

Brand and model

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

HTC Exodus 1HTC U11Samsung Galaxy C8Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018)
HTC Exodus 1
Prices
HTC U11
Prices
Samsung Galaxy C8
Prices
Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018)
Prices
Model aliasExodus1U 11SM-C7100
C7100
Galaxy A5 (2018)
SM-A530F
A530F

Design

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

Width73.95 mm
7.4 cm
0.24 ft
2.91 in
75.9 mm
7.59 cm
0.25 ft
2.99 in
74.7 mm
7.47 cm
0.25 ft
2.94 in
70.6 mm
7.06 cm
0.23 ft
2.78 in
Height156.62 mm
15.66 cm
0.51 ft
6.17 in
153.9 mm
15.39 cm
0.5 ft
6.06 in
152.4 mm
15.24 cm
0.5 ft
6 in
149.2 mm
14.92 cm
0.49 ft
5.87 in
Thickness9.7 mm
0.97 cm
0.03 ft
0.38 in
7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.03 ft
0.31 in
7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.03 ft
0.31 in
8.4 mm
0.84 cm
0.03 ft
0.33 in
Weight188 g
0.41 lbs
6.63 oz
169 g
0.37 lbs
5.96 oz
180 g
0.4 lbs
6.35 oz
172 g
0.38 lbs
6.07 oz
Volume112.35 cm³
6.82 in³
92.28 cm³
5.6 in³
89.94 cm³
5.46 in³
88.48 cm³
5.37 in³
ColorsBlueRed
Blue
Black
White
Black
Gold
Rose-gold
Black
Blue
Gold
Gray
Body materialsAluminium alloy
Glass
Aluminium alloy
Glass
Aluminium alloyAluminium alloy
Glass
CertificationIP68IP67-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-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards2221
Features--Dual 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
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMA--CDMA 800 MHz-
TD-SCDMA--TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
-
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 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
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 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 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)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (B66)
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)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 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 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 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 800 MHz (B18)
LTE 800 MHz (B19)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (B66)

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 18
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 16
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 6
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 11

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 8.0 OreoAndroid 7.1.1 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
Android 7.1.1 NougatAndroid 7.1.1 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
User interface (UI)Edge Sense 2SenseExperience 8.5Experience 8.5

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.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 845Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998MediaTek Helio P20 (MT6757)Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7885
Process technology10 nm10 nm16 nm14 nm
CPU4x 2.8 GHz Kryo 385, 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 3854x 2.45 GHz Kryo 280, 4x 1.9 GHz Kryo 2804x 2.39 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.6 GHz ARM Cortex-A532x 2.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A73, 6x 1.6 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8-AARMv8-AARMv8-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)32 KB + 32 KB32 KB + 32 KB256 KB + 256 KB-
Level 2 cache memory (L2)1536 KB
1.5 MB
3072 KB
3 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
-
Level 3 cache memory (L3)2048 KB
2 MB
---
CPU cores8888
CPU frequency2800 MHz2450 MHz2390 MHz2200 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 630Qualcomm Adreno 540ARM Mali-T880 MP2ARM Mali-G71
GPU cores--2-
GPU frequency710 MHz710 MHz900 MHz-
RAM capacity6 GB4 GB
6 GB
3 GB
4 GB
4 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4XLPDDR4XLPDDR3LPDDR4
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channelSingle channel-
RAM frequency1866 MHz1866 MHz933 MHz-

Storage

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

Storage128 GB64 GB
128 GB
32 GB
64 GB
32 GB
64 GB
UFS 2.1UFS 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
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

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

Type/technologySuper LCD 6Super LCD 5Super AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Diagonal size6 in
152.4 mm
15.24 cm
5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
5.6 in
142.24 mm
14.22 cm
Width2.68 in
68.16 mm
6.82 cm
2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
2.45 in
62.23 mm
6.22 cm
Height5.37 in
136.31 mm
13.63 cm
4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
5.04 in
127.91 mm
12.79 cm
Aspect ratio2:1
2:1 (18:9)
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
2.056:1
Resolution1440 x 2880 pixels1440 x 2560 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 2220 pixels
Pixel density537 ppi
211 ppcm
534 ppi
209 ppcm
401 ppi
157 ppcm
441 ppi
173 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area80.47 %71.62 %73.49 %75.8 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass
2.5D curved glass screen
400 cd/m²
HDR10
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
3D curved glass screen
2.5D curved glass screen
Always-On Display
Corning Gorilla Glass 4
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
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Edge sensorEdge sensor--

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 model-Sony IMX362 Exmor RS-Samsung S5K2P6SX
Sensor typeCMOS BSICMOSISOCELLISOCELL
ISO-100 - 3200--
Aperturef/1.75f/1.7f/1.7f/1.7
Focal length4.28 mm---
Flash typeDual LEDDual LEDLEDLED
Image resolution4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS60 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical 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
Digital image stabilization
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
RAW
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Pixel size - 1.4 μm
Phase detection
Laser autofocus
1080p @ 240 fps
Secondary rear camera - 16 MP (telephoto)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.6 (#2)
Sensor size - 1/2.55"
Pixel size - 1.4 μm
Phase detection
Laser autofocus
Sapphire crystal glass lens cover
5-axis OIS+EIS
1080p @ 120 fps
Secondary rear camera - 5 MP
Aperture size - f/1.9 (#2)
Sensor size - 1/2.8"
Pixel size - 1.12 μm
Wide-angle lens - 78°

Secondary camera

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

Sensor model---Samsung S5K3P8SP
Sensor typeCMOS BSICMOS BSIISOCELLISOCELL
Aperturef/2f/2f/1.9f/1.9
Focal length---3.6 mm
Flash type--LED-
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
4656 x 3496 pixels
16.28 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
Pixel size - 1.12 μm
Face unlock
Auto HDR
Panorama
Self-timer
OIS
Wide-angle lens - 84°
Secondary front camera - 8 MP
Wide-angle lens - 150°
Auto HDR
Panorama
Self-timer
-Sensor size - 1/3.1"
Pixel size - 1.0 μm
Face unlock
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 27 mm
Secondary front camera - 8 MP
Aperture size - f/1.9 (#2)

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Hi-Res Audio
192 kHz / 24-bit
USonic
3D sound
Hi-Res Audio
192 kHz / 24-bit
USonic
Headphone adapter
--

Radio

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

RadioNoNoYesYes

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
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
Wi-Fi Display
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
802.11a
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 MiMO2x2 MiMO--

Bluetooth

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

Version5.04.24.25.0
FeaturesA2DP
EDR
LE
A2DP
EDR
LE
A2DP
AVRCP
EDR
HDP
HFP
HID
MAP
OPP
PBAP
SPP
A2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
HOGP

USB

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

Connector typeUSB Type-CUSB Type-CMicro USBUSB Type-C
Version3.13.12.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
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 jackNoNoYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
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
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
AC3
AMR
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC
AAC
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
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
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
MKV
MP4
WebM
WMV
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
WMV
3GPP
3GPP2
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VC-1
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
WMV7
WMV8
Xvid

Battery

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

Capacity3500 mAh3000 mAh3000 mAh3000 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-IonLi-Ion
2G talk time23 h 48 min
23.8 h
1428 min
1 days
24 h 30 min
24.5 h
1470 min
1 days
-19 h
1140 min
0.8 days
2G stand-by time-336 h
20160 min
14 days
329 h
19740 min
13.7 days
-
3G talk time23 h 48 min
23.8 h
1428 min
1 days
24 h 30 min
24.5 h
1470 min
1 days
-19 h
1140 min
0.8 days
3G stand-by time-336 h
20160 min
14 days
329 h
19740 min
13.7 days
-
4G talk time-24 h 30 min
24.5 h
1470 min
1 days
--
4G stand-by time-336 h
20160 min
14 days
--
Charger output power5 V / 2.5 A
9 V / 1.7 A
12 V / 1.25 A
5 V / 2 A
9 V / 1.7 A
12 V / 1.25 A
--
Quick charge technologyQualcomm Quick Charge 3.0Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0--
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Non-removableFast charging
Non-removable

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)--0.719 W/kg0.241 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)--1.26 W/kg1.25 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)-0.95 W/kg-0.26 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)-0.52 W/kg-0.76 W/kg
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