Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge which has been launched at MWC 2016 in Barcelona. We have also done various comparison of its brother handset, Galaxy S7 various other flagship devices in which Galaxy S7 wins in every department. But Now Huawei has launched its flagship devices P9 and P9 Plus which gives tough competition to Samsung’s Flagship Devices.
We are comparing Galaxy S7 Edge Vs Huawei P9 Plus. Both the devices are having same display size and both runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box. Both the devices have one unique feature i.e. Huawei P9 Plus has 3D touch display like iPhone, whereas Galaxy S7 Edge as its name suggest has Dual Edge Display with which you can check messages and calls quickly.
Soc’s in both phones are different but they are latest in their families. Now coming to camera section Huawei P9 Plus has two 12-megapixel sensors on board, one RGB and one monochrome, offering laser-assisted AF for short range and precise depth focusing for long range and it also has a 8MP front Camera for selfies.
Where as on the other hand Samsung Galaxy S7 features a 12-megapixel rear camera with larger pixels than its predecessor and an aperture of f/1.7 for better performance in low light. It also features dual pixel technology for quicker auto-focusing, while the front facing camera is 5-megapixels, which also has an f/1.7 aperture.
Although both the devices gives a tough competition to each other in almost every section. Below we have compared the specs of both P9 PLus and Galaxy S7 Edge.
|Category||Galaxy S7 edge||Huawei P9 Plus|
|Operating System||Android 6.0 Marshmallow||Android 6.0 Marshmallow|
Dual edge screen
Gorilla Glass 4
|5.5 inches Super AMOLED
1080 x 1920 pixels (~401 ppi pixel density)
3D Touch display
Gorilla Glass 4
|Processor||Quad-core Snapdragon 820
or Octa-core Samsung Exynos
|HiSilicon Kirin 955
Quad-core 2.5 GHz Cortex-A72 & quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53
|Expandable||microSD up to 200GB||microSD up to 128 GB|
|Rear Camera||12MP f/1.7
OIS, Dual Pixel PDAF, LED flash
|Dual 12 MP, f/2.2, 27 mm
dual-LED (dual tone) flash
|Front Camera||5MP f/1.7||8 MP, f/1.9, autofocus, 1080p|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi 802.11 ac MIMO
Bluetooth v4.2 LE
ANT+, USB 2.0, NFC
|Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth v4.2, A2DP, LE
Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
|Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Fast battery charging
|Non-removable Li-Ion 3400 mAh battery|
|Water resistance||IP68 rating||NO|
|Security||One-touch fingerprint sensor
|3D Fingerprint Sensor|
|Dimensions||142.4 x 69.6 x 7.9 mm||152.3 x 75.3 x 7 mm (6.00 x 2.96 x 0.28 in)|
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