iPhone 7 vs Galaxy S9

Which one is best for you?

iPhone 7 first came out in 2016 and while it’s an older model, still has decent specs. Its camera was updated from iPhone 6s, to capture a wider range of colours its screen was upgraded so you could instantly see the results.

Not surprisingly, the more recent Galaxy S9 has a few extra bells and whistles. Create your own animated emojis, or stretch time with Super Slow-mo video mode and more. Read on for more details.

  • Apple

    iPhone 7

    • Take pictures like a pro with a 12-megapixel camera, and optical image stabilisation that keeps images steady when on the move

    • Express yourself and match your phone to your outfit with a choice of four colours

    • Relax, and use your phone without a worry, with its splash and water resistant design

    • It’s twice as nice – 2x faster chip than the iPhone 6 and twice as loud as the 6s

    Buy the iPhone 7
  • Samsung

    Galaxy S9

    • Capture all the action and stretch time with Super Slow-mo video mode – then loop and add music to create awesome GIFs

    • Take superb pictures even in super low light with a lens that adapts like the human eye

    • Create and personalise your own animated emoji, and use it to share stories with friends

    • Use Intelligent Scan to unlock your phone securely with ease – even in low light

    Buy the Galaxy S9
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Display 4.7 inches (diagonal)
5.8 inches
Size and weight Height: 138.3 mm
Width: 67.1 mm
Depth: 7.1 mm
Weight: 138 grams
Height: 147.7 mm
Width: 68.7 mm
Depth: 8.5 mm
Weight: 163 grams
Rear camera 12 MP 12 MP
Front camera 7 MP 8 MP
Video recording 4K video recording at 30 fps

1080p HD video recording at 30 fps or 60 fps
960 FPS in Slow-mo mode
Processor A10 fusion chip with 64-bit architecture
Embedded M10 motion coprocessor
Octa-core Exynos 9810
Battery 1960 mAh 3000 mAh
Storage 32 GB
128 GB
256 GB
64 GB
Splash, water and dust resistant Yes Yes
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