Who Will Win The Battle Between iPhone X vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8?

This year iPhone X and Samsung Galaxy Note 8 are the most talked smartphones. Why not, both are an amazing phone, and it is really difficult for many of us to decide which phone is the best and which one should you buy? Today we came up with the comparison between iPhone X vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8. Read the comparison and know who the winner is?

Beautiful And Amazing Display

No matter whether you are a Samsung or Apple fan you can’t deny that both phone design is amazing. Galaxy Note 8 boasts the same design which company introduced in Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus. It has a same edge-to-edge display which according to the company is ‘infinity display’ which obviously seems super amazing. The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has 83% screen to body ratio which makes it one of the incredible and beautiful screen thanks to its ‘infinity’ display. Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is almost similar to S8 and looks more squared off and blocky.


Now coming to iPhone X it has bezel-less design without any doubt it is simply beautiful but it this is not the Apple’s innovation because the bezel-less design is not a new thing. Many other manufacturers already introduced their bezel-less design. But if you are the one who doesn’t care about it then it completely looks like a continuous sheet of glass because the stainless steel which is used to joins it front and back make it virtually non-existent. If you look carefully then on the top of the display, you will find the front camera and some sensors including a TrueDepth camera which empowers Face ID.

Now it is not fair to tell which smartphone has the best design as some may love to have a curvaceous and small iPhone X while other may prefer industrial looking hefty Galaxy Note 8. We leave this up to you; tell us which has the best design.

Screen Features

Coming to both display features than Samsung Galaxy Note 8 boast with 6.3 inches Super AMOLED display which has Quad HD+ resolution with an aspect ratio of 18:9. iPhone X has a smaller screen in comparison with Note 8, it has 5.8 inches Super Retina display. Retina display is the main USP of Apple this time they gave more power to their Retina display. According to the company, the new display will have amazing contrast, accurate colors and wide color support.

Both smartphones look futuristic because of their no bezel. That’s not it both smartphones are equipped with OLED panels which are integrated with Dolby Vision and HDR 10 but what make iPhone X more special is its TrueTone technology. What is it? Well, it is a feature which makes the balance of color hue and temperature according to surroundings to reduce eye strain. Sounds simple but innovative, isn’t?

Most Talked Features

The most talked feature on new iPhone X is facial recognition. But again this is not a new feature which is introduced by Apple. Samsung Galaxy Note 8 already has this feature, but according to Apple their Face ID is much safer, adaptable and faster. Earlier it was aired that Samsung facial recognition feature can be fooled with photos. Apple took this opportunity and said that their Face ID couldn’t be fooled even by twins and if it is fooled then there is one in a million chance.

Samsung’s biometric authentication has some flaws as it is not able to work in low light. On the other side Face ID perfectly works even in the dark, all thanks to fancy Flood Illuminator.

>As Apple has no fingerprint scanner, Note 8 strikes back as it has one. It is rumored that Apple drops the fingerprint sensor just because they couldn’t find any way to integrate it in iPhone X. Most probably they are planning to embed it under the screen. On the other hand Note 8 has a fingerprint scanner, but it is placed in the very awkward place. Well, it is better something than nothing. Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has another unique feature which iPhone X don’t have which is Iris Scanner, it allows you to unlock your phone using your eyes.


When someone buys smartphone apart from design the first thing which anybody checks his camera. Both smartphones iPhone X and Galaxy Note 8 boast with an optically stabilized dual camera. Galaxy Note 8 has dual camera setup, primary wide angle lens is powered with 12 MP and 12 MP telephoto lens secondary with aperture f/1.7 and f/2.4 respectively. With its secondary camera, you can capture bokeh shots.

Coming to iPhone X’s camera than it has almost same feature. It has 12 MP primary camera with wide angle sensor with f/1.8 aperture and 12 MP telephoto sensor with f/2.4 aperture.

In imaging department, both phones have some fresh and impressive features under their sleeve. Note 8 has ‘Live Focus’ feature with the help of it you can adjust the depth of field even after clicking the image. Another notable feature is ‘Dual Capture’ which allows you to click photo using both telephoto and wide angle sensors simultaneously. iPhone X strikes back with ‘Portrait Lightning’ feature which allows you to the change the lighting effect on clicked photos.

Other Notable Features

Now let’s talk about some others notable features. Both smartphones come with dust and water resistance feature along with wireless charging too. iPhone X has improved accelerometer, gyroscope and new A11 Bionic CPU. The new GPU makes the Augmented Reality feature extremely futuristic. On the other side Galaxy Note 8 to support Augmented Reality feature which is powered by Google’s ARCore.

Galaxy Note 8 has updates S-Pen with 0.7mm tip. Samsung made it, to replace the experience of the actual pen. With the new pen, you can do lots of more things than the previous one.


So it’s time to talk about the final and most important thing which is the price. iPhone X will come in India on November 3 with the price of Rs. 89,000. The 256 GB version will come with whopping Rs.1,02,000. In price segment Note 8 will gives you some relaxation as it will come with the price of Rs. 67,900. It will go on sale in India from September 21.

Well, don’t jump the gun right now. All features are on paper. If you want to know how all features work the wait for some time. We will soon come up with the review of both smart phones. Now if you are a true fan of Samsung or Apple then you will not care about other product and will buy the preferred Smartphone, but if you are the one who checks every aspect, then you are one of the smart one. Till the real comparison will out, tell us which Smartphone you would like to buy and why?

In the end, we have a question for developers. If you are one of the then tell us will the new features of Apple iPhone X encourage you to develop something special for new iPhone X?

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