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Samsung Galaxy A21s (SM-A217F) vs Samsung Galaxy S8+ SM-G955F

What is the difference between the Samsung Galaxy A21s and Galaxy S8 Plus?

To find out the difference between the Galaxy A21s and Galaxy S8 Plus you should compare their specifications side by side.

Galaxy A21s vs Galaxy S8 Plus Which is Better?

To know which one is better, Or which model you should buy, Then the easiest way is to compare the following specifications:

– Galaxy A21s vs. Galaxy S8 Plus Dimensions and Weight.
– Galaxy A21s vs. Galaxy S8 Plus Processor (CPU and GPU Type).
– Galaxy A21s vs. Galaxy S8 Plus Screen size and technology.
– Galaxy A21s vs. Galaxy S8 Plus RAM and Storage Size.
– Galaxy A21s vs. Galaxy S8 Plus Camera Specs.
– Galaxy A21s vs. Galaxy S8 Plus Battery Life and Size.

GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Model Name
    Galaxy A21s Galaxy S8+
  • Model Number
    SM-A217F SM-G955F
  • Device Type
    Phone Phone
  • Colors
    Black, White, Blue, Red Midnight Black, Orchid grey, Artic silver, Maple Gold, Coral Blue
  • Announced
    May, 2020 March 2017
  • Released
    June, 2020 April 2017
  • SIMLock Unlock

PHYSICAL SPECS

  • Dimensions
    75.3 x 163.6 x 8.9 mm 159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm
  • Weight
    192g 173g
  • SIM Card
    Single / Dual SIM Single
  • SIM Card Size
    Nano-SIM (4FF) Nano-SIM (4FF)
  • Ingress Protection Rating (IP Rate)
    IP 68 : Totally protected against dust, Protected against the effect of immersion to 1.5m for up to 30 minutes.

OPERATING SYSTEM

  • Platform
    Android Android
  • Installed OS Version
    Android 10.0 Android 7.0 (Nougat), Upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo)

NETWORK

  • Supported Network
    2G, 3G, 4G / LTE 2G GSM, 3G WCDMA, 3G TD-SCDMA, 4G LTE FDD, 4G LTE TDD
  • 2G Bands
    GSM850, GSM900, DCS1800, PCS1900
  • 3G Bands
    3G UMTS B1(2100), B2(1900), B4(AWS), B5(850), B8(900) / 3G TD-SCDMA B34(2010), B39(1880)
  • 4G Bands
    4G FDD LTE B1(2100), B2(1900), B3(1800), B4(AWS), B5(850), B7(2600), B8(900), B12(700), B13(700), B17(700), B18(800), B19(800), B20(800), B25(1900), B26(850), B28(700), B32(1500), B66(AWS-3) / 4G TDD LTE B38(2600), B39(1900), B40(2300), B41(2500)

DISPLAY

  • Technology (Main Display)
    TFT Touch Screen Dual Edge Super AMOLED
  • Size (Main Display)
    6.5 Inches (166.3mm) 6.2 inches (158.1mm)
  • Color Depth (Main Display)
    16M Colors 16M Colors
  • Resolution (Main Display)
    HD+ 720 x 1600 Pixels QHD + 2960 x 1440 pixels
  • Pixel Density
    270 PPI 529 PPI
  • S Pen Support
    No
  • More Display Features
    Infinity-O Display Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Protection, HDR10 compliant, 3D Touch, Always-on display

PROCESSOR

  • CPU Type
    Exynos 850 Exynos 8895 Octa
  • CPU Speed
    2.0 GHz 2.3GHz Quad + 1.7GHz Quad
  • Cores
    8 Cores (Octa-Core) 8 Cores (Octa-Core)
  • GPU
    Mali-G52 Mali-G71 MP20

MEMORY

  • RAM Size
    3GB / 4GB / 6GB 4GB
  • ROM Size
    32GB / 64GB 64GB
  • External Memory Support
    MicroSD (Up to 512GB) microSD, Up to 256GB

SENSORS

  • Built In Sensors
    Accelerometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Virtual Light Sensing Accelerometer, Barometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, HR Sensor, Iris Sensor, Pressure Sensor, Proximity Sensor, RGB Light Sensor

AUDIO and VIDEO

  • Audio Playing Format
    MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA, DFF, DSF
  • Video Playing Format
    MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM
  • Video Recording Resolution
    FHD (1920 x 1080 Pixels) @30fps UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) @30fps
  • Video Playing Resolution
    FHD (1920 x 1080 Pixels) @60fps UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) @60fps

CAMERA

  • Rear Camera
    Quad Yes
  • Front Camera
    Single Yes
  • Rear Camera - Resolution
    48.0 MP Wide + 8.0 MP Ultra-Wide + 2.0 MP Depth + 2.0 MP Macro Dual Pixel 12.0 MP
  • Front Camera - Resolution
    13.0 MP 8 MP, CMOS
  • Rear Camera - Flash
    Yes yes
  • Front Camera - Flash
    No No
  • Rear Camera - Auto Focus
    Yes Yes
  • Front Camera - Auto Focus
    No No
  • Rear Camera - F Number
    F2.0 , F2.2 , F2.4 , F2.4 F1.7
  • Front Camera - F Number
    F2.2 F1.7
  • Optical Image Stabilizer (OIS)
    No Rear Camera Only
  • Camera Features
    - HDR.
    - Panorama.
    - Digital Zoom up to 8x.
    Auto-HDR, Panorama, Dual-video rec.

CONNECTIVITY

  • ANT+
    No Yes
  • USB Version
    v2.0 USB 3.1 Gen 1
  • USB Interface
    Type-C 1.0 Type C
  • Earjack
    3.5mm Stereo 3.5mm Stereo
  • Bluetooth Version
    Bluetooth v5.0 (LE up to 2 Mbps) Bluetooth v5.0 (LE up to 2 Mbps): A2DP, AVRCP, DI, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP, SAP
  • Wi-Fi
    802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4+5GHz 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4G+5GHz, VHT80 MU-MIMO,1024-QAM
  • Wi-Fi Direct
    Yes Yes
  • NFC
    No Yes
  • Location Technology
    GPS, Glonass, Beidou, Galileo GPS, Glonass, Beidou, Galileo
  • Radio
    FM Radio No
  • Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
    No NO
  • PC Sync
    Samsung Smart Switch Samsung Smart Switch

BATTERY

  • Standard Battery Capacity (mAh)
    5000mAh 3500mAh
  • Removable
    No No
  • Fast Charging Support
    Yes Yes
  • Talk Time
    Up to 54H (4G LTE) Up to 24H (3G)
  • Audio Playback Time (Hours, Always On Display Off)
    Up to 78H
  • Audio Playback Time (Hours)
    Up to 109H Up to 50H
  • Video Playback Time (Hours)
    Up to 18H
  • Internet Usage Time(3G) (Hours)
    Up to 13H
  • Internet Usage Time(LTE) (Hours)
    Up to 23H Up to 15H
  • Internet Usage Time(Wi-Fi) (Hours)
    Up to 23H Up to 15H

FEATURES

  • More Features
    - Infinity-O Display.
    - 15W Fast Charging Support.
    - Dolby Atmos Audio.
    - Samsung DeX (Desktop Experience Support).
    - Bixby Natural language commands and dictation.
    - Photo/Video Editor.
    - Document Editor.
    - Samsung Pay.
    - Samsung KNOX.

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    These specifications and features are collected from Samsung official websites and world trusted sources. But even thus We can not guarantee that the information on this page is 100% correct. So If any particular specification is vital to you, we always recommend checking with the phone seller before buying the wanted device. These specifications and features are collected from Samsung official websites and world trusted sources. But even thus We can not guarantee that the information on this page is 100% correct. So If any particular specification is vital to you, we always recommend checking with the phone seller before buying the wanted device.

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