Article Contents1 Color Reproduction & White Balance2 Processing3 Low Light4 Features & Front Facing5 Software6 Winner6.1 Galaxy S7 Edge:6.2 Nexus 6P: The Nexus 6P is the first Nexus device to really impress us with its camera. It performs well in most scenarios you can throw at it, and that’s saying something considering the less-than-sterling pedigree of previous Nexus cameras. With the bad mamma jamma that is the Samsung S7/Edge on the scene, there’s a decision to be made here for some of you. The Nexus 6P has its work cut out for it when going up against some of the best camera optics and low light performance on the market right now, but both devices do have their strong suits. When it comes to the images each spit out, I think you’ll have a harder time than you realize telling some photos apart. It’s a very close match, but ultimately one camera does come out on top for me. When it comes to color, the S7 really knows how to make them pop. … [Read more...] about [Video] Camera Shootout: Nexus 6P vs. Galaxy S7/Edge
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March 15, 2018 - Written By Cory McNutt IntroductionDo we have a good one for you today – we are comparing the new Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus versus its predecessor, the Galaxy S8 Plus, in an attempt to see exactly where Samsung made changes and if those changes are enough to warrant S8 Plus owners to upgrade to the S9 Plus. Obviously, the Galaxy S9 Plus is going to be superior in many ways to the Galaxy S8 Plus – Samsung is always trying to innovate and improve on each model year. Let’s first take a look at what these two devices share in common and then we will take a closer look at each model to discover their differences.The Galaxy S9 Plus and Galaxy S8 Plus have many things in common. We can start with their physical size and overall look. Both devices are almost identical in size, with the new S9 Plus being slightly shorter and weighing 16 grams heavier. At first glance the fronts of these two devices look identical, however, Samsung changed the left and right … [Read more...] about Phone Comparisons: Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Samsung's Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus might be the best phones Samsung has ever made, and they're nearly here. On Friday, March 16, the company's new flagship handsets will bring their fancy new dual-aperture cameras (and stereo speakers!) to stores around the globe.But are they worth the upgrade if you already own a Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S7, or even a recent Galaxy Note with stylus? That's why I built this guide. Just scroll down until you see the phone you own, and I'll take it from there. Note: If your Samsung phone isn't on this list, it's either old enough or has been outclassed enough that you should definitely consider an upgrade.Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8 PlusThe Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus look an awful lot like their predecessors -- but don't be fooled. There are plenty of changes under the hood, even if Samsung kept fan-favorite features such as the headphone jack and microSD storage. But are any of these changes important enough for you to upgrade right away? … [Read more...] about Galaxy S9: Should you upgrade?
March 9, 2018 - Written By Cory McNutt IntroductionDo we have a good one for you today – the new Samsung Galaxy S9 goes up against its predecessor, the Samsung Galaxy S8. This comparison is not so much about which device is better as we all know the Galaxy S9 improved the Galaxy S8 in many areas, but this comparison is a way to show you in what areas the Galaxy S9 improved over the Galaxy S8 to make it a better smartphone. We also want to answer the question, “is it worth upgrading from the Galaxy S8 to the Galaxy S9,” or perhaps we have to go back to the Galaxy S7 before an upgrade is necessary.The Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S8 do share a basic DNA – starting with their large 5.8-inch displays and their use of Samsung’s Super AMOLED technology, an 18.5:9 ratio, a WQHD resolution, an Always-On display for notifications, and Gorilla Glass 5. The US/China edition of the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S8 use a Snapdragon processor and Adreno GPU, only different models with … [Read more...] about Phone Comparisons: Samsung Galaxy S9 vs Samsung Galaxy S8
Apple’s iPhone X came out late last year and the ninth generation of Samsung’s Galaxy S range debuted at MWC just last week. With six months between them and several similarities, which of these two behemoths is the best smartphone now? The Galaxy S9 is newest, but is it better? Let’s take a look! We’ve spent a week with the Galaxy S9 since it was announced at Mobile World Congress. While we’ll reserve our judgments on the device until our full review, it’s very clear Apple and Samsung are growing closer with each new product launch. That’s what we’ll cover in this quick look, but we’ll update this initial comparison with a full head to head in the coming weeks! The iPhone X is a radical change from previous iPhones and it looks set to influence the industry as much as the first iPhone. The original iPhone brought a refreshing approach to mobile devices and undeniably shaped future generations of smartphones. The iPhone X … [Read more...] about Samsung Galaxy S9 vs Apple iPhone X