iPhone XR vs Galaxy S7

Which one is best for you?

iPhone XR is a much more recent phone than Galaxy S7 – an alternative to iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max that benefits from Apple’s A12 Bionic chip. Galaxy S7, though a few years older, was in its day the flagship Samsung model. It still has much to offer, including a 12-megapixel camera and OLED screen.

They both have some great features – so it’s really down to which you prefer. iPhone XR lets you create your own Animoji or unlock your phone with a glance thanks to its True Depth camera. Galaxy S7 fits neatly in your pocket – and lets you check the time and notifications at a glance on the with its Always-on Display.

We’ve collected the most important features so you can see for yourself which phone is best for you.

  • Apple

    iPhone XR

    • Use Portrait Mode to create stunning images that stand out with breath-taking detail against naturally blurred backgrounds

    • Enjoy the latest Augmented Reality games and apps – including 3D Animoji

    • See everything in true-life colour on the edge-to-edge Liquid Retina HD display

    • Choose from a range of vibrant colours to suit your style

    Buy the iPhone XR
  • Samsung

    Galaxy S7

    • Enjoy a smooth experience when playing games with a powerful Quad-core chip and Super AMOLED display

    • Travel light with a pocket-sized phone that weighs just 152 grams

    • Capture the action in fine detail with a 12-megapixel main camera

    • Take great selfies with the dedicated 5-megapixel front-facing camera

    Buy the Galaxy S7
Name iPhone XR Galaxy S7
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Choose a Device
Display 6.1 inch all-screen LCD 5.1 inches
Size and weight Height: 150.9 mm
Width: 75.7 mm
Depth: 0.33 mm
Weight: 194 grams
Height: 142.4 mm
Width: 69.6 mm
Depth: 7.9 mm
Weight: 152 grams
Rear camera 12 MP 12 MP
Front camera 7 MP 5 MP
Video recording 4K video recording at 24 fps 2160p@30fps
Processor A12 Bionic chip Exynos 8890
Battery 2942 mAh 3000 mAh
Storage 64 GB
128 GB
256 GB
32 GB
Splash, water and dust resistant Yes Yes