Huawei P10 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus – What’s different?

As expected, Samsung today officially launched its latest flagship smartphones – the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus. With this announcement, it has confirmed all the previous leaks and rumors and here we have considered all these specifications of Galaxy S8 Plus and compared to Huawei P10 Plus to confirm which is a better device.

Huawei P10 Plus vs Galaxy S8 Plus

Design, Display and Processor

Both the flagship smartphones have similar kind of design as their smaller counterparts only larger. The Huawei P10 Plus is sleek and softer than the P9, with its curved edges and corners. The dual camera setup, dual LED flash, and laser autofocus are allocated at the top back of the device. Coming to Galaxy S8 Plus, it has the similar edge to edge screen display as the standard Galaxy S8 as well as the same rear shell similar to the Galaxy S7 Edge.

On the display front, both the devices sports larger screen than their standard counterparts. The P10 Plus features a 5.5-inch 2560 x 1440 pixels resolution screen and is powered by its own Kirin 960 octa-core processor. On the other hand, the Galaxy S8 Plus flaunts a 6.2-inch display with a screen resolution and pixel density of 2960 x 1440 and 529ppi respectively.

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Cameras and Storage

The P10 Plus equips dual camera setup of 20-megapixels and 12-megapixels on the rear side and there is an 8-megapixels front camera. When it comes to the Galaxy S8 Plus cameras, there is a 12-megapixels shooter on the back and an 8-megapixels on the front.

On the storage front, both the devices features 4GB RAM, 64GB of internal storage and a microSD card slot for memory expansion up to 256GB. There are also 6GB variants of these devices currently announced for limited countries.

In the battery department, the Huawei P10 Plus has a slightly bigger battery of 3750mAh compared to Galaxy S8 Plus 3500mAh.

Huawei P10 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus – Comparison of Specs, Size, Battery, Price

 Huawei P10 PlusSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Display5.5-inch6.2-inch
Resolution1440 x 2560 pixels1440 x 2960 pixels
ProcessorKirin 960Snapdragon 835
RAM 4GB RAM4GB/6GB RAM
Storage 64GB64GB/128GB
OS versionAndroid 7.0 (EMUI 5.1)Android 7.0 Nougat
Primary Camera 12+20MP, f/2.212MP f/1.7 OIS Rear
Secondary Camera8-megapixels8-megapixels
Battery3750mAh3500mAh
Dimensions (mm)153.5 x 74.2 x 7mm159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1mm
Weight165g173g
Release DateFebruary 2017March 2017
Price$845$850

So which among the two smartphones are you planning to buy? Comment below.