Because it is iPhone: For Apple lovers, the fact that the phone is "iPhone" is enough reason to buy the phone. If we compared Apples to Oranges (pun intended), the Galaxy Note 8 offers a Quad HD resolution panel at the same price at which Apple offers a 750p display with the iPhone 8.
The new flagship Galaxy Note 8 boasts a 6.3-inch super AMOLED display with a bezel-less design, and a dualcamera setup, as well as biometric authentication options, including iris and fingerprint scanning. Companies such as Lenovo are also looking deeply into the technology and have even shown prototypes of the display. Samsung. In fact, the South Korean company is now Apple's only source for the OLEDs, as reported by investment consultancy firm KGI Securities.
Both the Note 8 and the iPhone X feature remarkable displays, with the iPhone X representing Apple's first foray into OLED screens. Of course, we don't want to forget about the Galaxy S8 which has been one of the hottest smartphones of 2017 so far. The Galaxy Note 7 and the S7 also the same display.
The iPhone X is significantly smaller than the Note 8.
Well, nearly: the iPhone X screen is flat, while the Galaxy S8 screen curves on the left and right sides. The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus pre-orders open today as well, and while the Note 8's pre-sales may have broken records, the new iPhones may get close to that number as well. With that being said, let's take a look at the three most impressive things about iPhone X.
IPhone X exclusively relies on facial recognition system and is called Face ID for biometric authentication. And you can lock it with your face! Here's why we think the Galaxy Note 8 beats the iPhone X. Thus, the partnership with the two leading payment service providers in China enables Samsung Pay users to use simple mobile payment services in most stores in China.
For starters, the Note 8 comes with a headphone jack, a no-nonsense audio feature that is not available on the iPhone.
"For selfie lovers, it has an 8MP front-snapper with f/1.7 aperture, autofocus, 1/3.6" sensor size and 1.22 µm pixel size.
So here are our top 5 reasons and a bonus reason as to why the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is a better choice over the iPhone 8.
If the first iPhone changed the way you interacted with a mobile device, you got to develop new habits all over again to make the best of the iPhone X. Apple manages to do this, by generating a huge revenue on each iPhone it sells.
Apple could and probably should have done this in 2016. Samsung scores way above at 570 ppi with the Note 8.
Prices matter for everyone, even for the fanatics and the lovers.
The iPhone X Edition is a attractive device, but whether it could be considered better looking than the Galaxy S8 or the Essential Phone is, well, up to you - beauty lies in the eye of the beholder. They offer wireless charging and support standards put forth by the Wireless Power Consortium (WPM) and Power Matters Alliance (PMA), while the iPhone X only supports WPM accessories. Or the other way around?