iPhone 8 Plus vs Galaxy S9 Plus

Which one is best for you?

Enjoy larger-than-life screen time with either of these generously sized phones. And give your photos a professional touch with the dual lenses and 2x optical zoom – so you can get in close.

Have fun turning your selfies into personalised animated emojis on the Galaxy S9+, or use lighting effects on the iPhone 8 Plus to create a range of professional looking portraits.

Specs-wise, they’re pretty evenly matched, but there’s no denying the big-screen benefits of the Galaxy S9+. Compare both models and decide which phone is best for you

  • Apple

    iPhone 8 Plus

    • Take pictures like a pro with a dual lens main camera – or use lighting effects to create artistic selfies in Portrait Mode

    • Love gaming and video? Get more from your phone with a 5.5-inch display

    • Have peace of mind – iPhone 8 Plus has the most durable glass ever used previously

    • Don’t wait to do what you love on your phone – with the fast six-core A11 chip

    Buy the iPhone 8 Plus
  • Samsung

    Galaxy S9 Plus

    • Take stunning images in any light and create pro effects with ease with Dual Aperture and 2x optical zoom lenses

    • Turn your selfie into an animated emoji and discover a new way to share your stories

    • Point the camera to discover more about the world around you with Bixby Vision

    • Stretch time and capture moments in vivid detail with Super Slow-mo video mode

    Buy the Galaxy S9+
Name iPhone 8 Plus Galaxy S9 Plus
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Display 5.5 inches
6.2 inches
Size and weight Height: 158.4 mm
Width: 78.1 mm
Depth: 7.5 mm
Weight: 202 grams
Height: 158.1 mm
Width: 73.8 mm
Depth: 8.5 mm
Weight: 189 grams
Rear camera 12 MP wide-angle and telephoto cameras Dual 12 MP
Front camera 7 MP 8 MP
Video recording 4K video recording
960 FPS in Slow-mo mode
Processor A11 Bionic chip with 64-bit architecture
Octa-core Exynos 9810
Battery 2691 mAh 3500 mAh
Storage 64 GB
256 GB
128 GB
Splash, water and dust resistant Yes Yes
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