Compare Nokia 8 versus Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

design options

Device type:

Smart phone

Smart phone

OS:

Android

Android

Form factor:

Candybar

Candybar

Dimensions:

5.96 x 2.90 x 0.31 inches (151.5 x 73.7 x 7.9 mm) mm

5.99 x 2.95 x 0.39 inches (152.1 x 74.9 x 9.9 mm) mm

Weight:

5.64 oz (160 g) g

7.34 oz (208 g) g

Materials:

Main body: Aluminum

Features:

Iris scanner, Fingerprint (touch), Touch sensitive control keys

Iris scanner, Fingerprint (touch)

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Left: Volume control, Other; Right: Lock/Unlock key

Rugged:

Splash resistant

Water, Dust, Shock, Vibration resistant

IP certified:

IP 54

IP 68

Colors:

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

UMTS:

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 20, 28, 29, 30

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38, 39, 40, 41

Bands 38, 39, 40, 41

Data:

LTE-A Cat 9 (450/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

LTE-A Pro Cat 16 (1000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, UMTS

2G Data:

EDGE, GPRS

EDGE, GPRS

Nano SIM:

Multiple SIM cards:

2 slots, Shared with microSD

Global Roaming:

MIL-STD-810 certified:

HD Voice:

display options

Physical size:

5.3 inches

5.8 inches

Resolution:

1440 x 2560 pixels

1440 x 2960 pixels

Pixel density:

554 ppi

568 ppi

Technology:

IPS LCD

Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio:

69.44 %

74.89 %

Peak brightness:

700 cd/m2 (nit)

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Capacitive, Multi-touch

camera info

Camera:

13 megapixels

12 megapixels

Flash:

Dual LED

LED

Aperture size:

F2.0

F1.7

Camera sensor size:

1/3.06"

1/2.55"

Pixel size:

1.12 μm

1.4 μm

Hardware Features:

Dual-camera (13-megapixel, 78-degree viewing angle, F2.0 aperture), Optical image stabilization, Autofocus (Phase detection)

Optical image stabilization, Autofocus (Phase detection)

Software Features:

Touch to focus, Face detection, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging

Manual focus, Object tracking, RAW image capture, Touch to focus, Smile detection, Face detection, Voice activation, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging

Settings:

Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets

Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Shutter speed control

Shooting Modes:

Burst mode, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama

Burst mode, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama, Frames, Effects

Camcorder:

3840x2160 (4K)

3840x2160 (4K) (30 fps), 2560x1440 (QHD), 1920x1080 (1080p HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (720p HD) (240 fps)

Features:

Video calling, Video sharing

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Time-lapse video, Hyperlapse, Continuous autofocus, Object tracking, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front-facing camera:

13 megapixels

8 megapixels

Features:

Wide Angle

Wide Angle, Autofocus, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Video capture:

3840x2160 (4K)

2560x1440 (QHD)

Focal length (35mm equivalent):

26 mm

hardware info

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998

Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998

Processor:

Octa-core, 2500 MHz, Kryo 280, 64-bit, 10 nm

Octa-core, 2350 MHz, Kryo 280, 64-bit, 10 nm

Graphics processor:

Adreno 540

Adreno 540

System memory:

4 GB RAM (Dual-channel) / LPDDR4

4 GB RAM (Dual-channel, 1866 MHz) / LPDDR4

Built-in storage:

64 GB

64 GB

Storage expansion:

microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 256 GB

microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 256 GB

battery info

Capacity:

3090 mAh

4000 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable

Not user replaceable, Li - Ion

Fast Charge:

Wireless charging:

Built-in (Qi, Powermat)

Talk time:

32.00 hours

Stand-by time:

5.0 days (120 hours)

Music playback:

113.00 hours

multimedia info

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share

DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL

Music player:

Filter by:

Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists

Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Album art cover, Background playback

Supported formats:

MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI

MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI

Video playback:

Supported formats:

MPEG4, H.263, H.264

MPEG4, H.263, H.264

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector:

3.5mm

3.5mm

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation, Video recording

for Noise cancellation

phone features info

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Pedometer, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Barometer

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Barometer

Notifications:

Haptic feedback

Haptic feedback

Phonebook:

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer:

Calendar, Alarm, Calculator, World clock, Timer, Stopwatch, Countdown timer

Calendar, Alarm, Calculator, World clock, Timer, Stopwatch, Countdown timer, Memo

Messaging:

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input

E-mail:

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Instant Messaging:

Hangouts / Google Talk

Hangouts / Google Talk

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Hearing aid compatibility:

M4, T3

connectivity info

Bluetooth:

5.0

5.1, EDR

Profiles/ Protocols:

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Device ID Profile (DID), Generic Access (GAP), Generic Object Exchange (GOEP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), HID over GATT Profile, Human Interface Device (HID), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Phone Book Access (PBAP), SIM Access (SAP)

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Device ID Profile (DID), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), HID over GATT Profile, Human Interface Device (HID), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Phone Book Access (PBAP)

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band, i

Mobile hotspot:

Wi-Fi Direct:

USB:

USB 3.1

USB 3.1

Connector:

USB Type-C (reversible)

USB Type-C (reversible)

Features:

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging

Positioning:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Navigation:

Turn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigation

Turn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigation

Other:

NFC, ANT+, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

NFC, ANT+, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Mobile Payment:

Samsung Pay

Charging connector:

USB Type-C (reversible)

availability info

Officially announced:

16 Aug 2017

07 Aug 2017

Scheduled release:

06 Sep 2017

shopping information

Accessories:

Charger, Data cable, Headset, Quick Start Guide, SIM door key

MSRP price:

€ 599

$ 850