iPhone SE vs Galaxy Note8

Which one is best for you?

iPhone SE and Galaxy Note8 could hardly be further apart in size. iPhone SE with its 4-inch screen, is a great choice if you’re looking for something that fits easily in your pocket. An older model, it’s good value and has traditional features such as a physical home button. The Galaxy Note8 screen is one of the largest Samsung smartphones – and being much more recent it has some very impressive features. Plus it comes with the S Pen – handy for jotting down notes and much more.

Read our summary to find out more about how these phones compare.

  • Apple

    iPhone SE

    • Get great value. The SE is an older iPhone, but still has loads of great features and is more affordable than some newer models

    • A perfect pocket-sized companion – with its 4-inch screen, it fits neatly into your lifestyle

    • Enjoy peace of mind, thanks to the strong and durable aluminium enclosure

    • Relive your favourite memories and bring your photos to life with Live Photos

    Buy the iPhone SE
  • Samsung

    Galaxy Note8

    • See the big picture on a wide-aspect 6.3-inch curved Infinity Display

    • Take amazing pictures and video with a dual lens camera and use Live focus to instantly create professional looking images

    • Take notes, personalise messages create your own GIFs, and more with the S Pen

    • Capture all the action in Super Slo-mo video mode

    Buy the Galaxy Note8
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Choose a Device
Storage Capacity 32 GB
128 GB
64 GB
Battery 1624 mAh 3300 mAh
Display 4.0 inches (diagonal) 6.3 inches
Size and Weight Height: 123.8 mm
Width: 58.6 mm
Depth: 7.6 mm
Weight: 113 grams
Height: 162.5 mm
Width: 74.8 mm
Depth: 8.6 mm
Weight: 195 grams
Chip A9 chip with 64-bit architecture
Embedded M9 motion coprocessor
Exynos 8895
Main Camera 12 MP 12 MP
Video Recording 4K video recording at 30 fps
1080p HD video recording at 30 fps or 60 fps
Front Camera 1.2 MP 8 MP