Compare Apple iPhone 7 vs Samsung Galaxy S7

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Apple iPhone 7
Samsung Galaxy S7
Network, supported bands and technologies
TechnologyGSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTEGSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bandsGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - A1660, A1778GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
 CDMA 800 / 1900 / 2100 - A1660 TD-SCDMA
3G bandsHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - A1660, A1778HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - G930F
4G bandsLTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 27(800), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - A1660, A1778LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - G930F
SpeedHSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat9 450/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 MbpsHSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat9 450/50 Mbps
GPRSYesYes
EDGEYesYes
Release date
First presented2016, September 2016, February
StatusSoon to arrive. Exp. release 2016, September 16Available. Released 2016, March
Size and Dimensions
Measurements138.3 x 67.1 x 7.1 mm (5.44 x 2.64 x 0.28 in)142.4 x 69.6 x 7.9 mm (5.61 x 2.74 x 0.31 in)
Weight138 g (4.87 oz)152 g (5.36 oz)
SIMNano-SIMSingle SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
 - IP67 certified - resistible to water and dust- Water resistant up to 1 meter and 30 minutes- Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified)- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)- IP68 certified - resistable to water and dust from 1,5 meter and higher for 30 minutes
DesignCorning Gorilla Glass 4 back panel
Display (type and size)
TypeLED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colorsSuper AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size4.7 inches 5.1 inches
Resolution750 x 1334 pixels 1440 x 2560 pixels
MultitouchYesYes
ProtectionIon-strengthened glass, oleophobic coatingCorning Gorilla Glass 4
 - Wide Gamut display- 3D Touch display & home button- Display (type and size) Zoom- Always-on display- TouchWiz UI
System and processor information
OSiOS 10Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow)
ChipsetApple A10 FusionQualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820Exynos 8890 Octa
Central processing unitQuad-coreDual-core 2.15 GHz Kryo & dual-core 1.6 GHz KryoQuad-core 2.3 GHz Mongoose + quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53
Graphics processing unit(six-core graphics)Adreno 530Mali-T880 MP12
Memory bank
Slot for memory cardNo microSD, up to 200 GB (dedicated slot) - single-SIM modelmicroSD, up to 200 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual-SIM model
Built-in32/128/256 GB, GB, 2 GB RAM 4 GB RAM 32/64 GB
Camera
Primary12 MP, f/1.8, phase detection autofocus, OIS, quad-LED (dual tone) flash12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash, quality control
FeaturesGeo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 8MP image recording, quick tap focus, face/smile detection, HDR (photo/panorama)1/2.6" sensor size, 1.4 ľm pixel size, geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, quick tap focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama
Video2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps, 720p@240fps2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@240fps, HDR, dual-video rec., quality control
Secondary7 MP, f/2.2, 1080p@30fps, 720p@240fps, face detection, HDR, panorama5 MP, f/1.7, 22mm, dual video call, Auto HDR
Sound
Different alarm typesVibration, proprietary ringtones Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Main speaker
3.5mm jack
 - noise cancellation feature- 3.5 mm to lightning headphone adapter incl.- 24-bit/192kHz audio
Communication
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspotWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetoothv4.2, A2DP, LEv4.2, A2DP, LE, aptX
GPSYes, with A-GPS, GLONASS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFCYes (Apple Pay only)Yes
RadioNo No
USBv2.0, reversible connectormicroUSB v2.0, USB Host
Features
SensorsFingerprint recognition, accelerometer, gyro, proximity sensor, compass, barometerFingerprint recognition, accelerometer, gyro, proximity sensor, compass, barometer, heart rate monitor, SpO2
MessagingiMessage, SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push EmailSMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
BrowserHTML5 (Safari) HTML5
JavaNoNo
 - Siri dictation and cammands recognition- iCloud cloud service- MP3/WAV/AAX+/AIFF/Apple Lossless player- MP4/H.264 player- Audio/video/photo editor- Document editor- quick battery charge: 60% in 30 min (Quick Charge 2.0)- Wireless charging (Qi/PMA) - market dependent- ANT+ support- S-Voice dictation and cammands recognition- OneDrive (115 GB online storage)- noise cancellation feature- MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264 player- MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player- Photo/video editor- Document editor
Battery
 Built-in Li-Ion batteryBuilt-in Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
Talk timeUp to 14 h (3G)Up to 22 h (3G)
Music playerUp to 40 hUp to 62 h
Other
ColorsJet Black, Black, Silver, Gold, Rose GoldBlack, White, Gold, Silver, Pink Gold