Compare Samsung Galaxy S7 vs Apple iPhone

Samsung Galaxy S7
Apple iPhone
Network, supported bands and technologies
TechnologyGSM / HSPA / LTEGSM
2G bandsGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G bandsHSDPA 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), 28(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - G930F
SpeedHSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat9 450/50 Mbps
Release date
First presented2016, February 2007, January. Released 2007, June
StatusAvailable. Released 2016, MarchCanceled
Size and Dimensions
Measurements142.4 x 69.6 x 7.9 mm (5.61 x 2.74 x 0.31 in)115 x 61 x 11.6 mm (4.53 x 2.40 x 0.46 in)
Weight152 g (5.36 oz)135 g (4.76 oz)
DesignCorning Gorilla Glass 4 back panel
SIMSingle SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)Mini-SIM
 - Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)- IP68 certified - resistable to water and dust from 1,5 meter and higher for 30 minutes
Display (type and size)
TypeSuper AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colorsTFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size5.1 inches 3.5 inches
Resolution1440 x 2560 pixels 320 x 480 pixels
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 4Corning Gorilla Glass, oleophobic coating
 - Always-on display- TouchWiz UI
System and processor information
OSAndroid OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow)iOS actualized iOS 3.1.3
ChipsetQualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820Exynos 8890 Octa
Central processing unitDual-core 2.15 GHz Kryo & dual-core 1.6 GHz KryoQuad-core 2.3 GHz Mongoose + quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53412 MHz ARM 11
Graphics processing unitAdreno 530Mali-T880 MP12PowerVR MBX
Memory bank
Slot for memory cardmicroSD, up to 200 GB (dedicated slot) - single-SIM modelmicroSD, up to 200 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual-SIM model No
Built-in 4 GB RAM 32/64 GB4/8/16 GB
Primary12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash, quality control2 MP
Features1/2.6" 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@60fps, 720p@240fps, HDR, dual-video rec., quality controlNo
Secondary5 MP, f/1.7, 22mm, dual video call, Auto HDRNo
Different alarm typesVibration; MP3, WAV ringtones Vibration, proprietary ringtones
Main speaker
3.5mm jack
 - 24-bit/192kHz audio
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspotWi-Fi 802.11b/g
Bluetoothv4.2, A2DP, LE, aptXv2.0 (headset support only)
RadioNo No
USBmicroUSB v2.0, USB Hostv2.0
SensorsFingerprint recognition, accelerometer, gyro, proximity sensor, compass, barometer, heart rate monitor, SpO2Accelerometer, proximity sensor
MessagingSMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IMSMS (threaded view), Email
BrowserHTML5 HTML (Safari)
 - 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- Google Maps- Video/audio player- TV-out- Organizer- Document viewer- Photo viewer- Predictive text input
 Built-in Li-Ion 3000 mAh batteryBuilt-in Li-Ion battery
Talk timeUp to 22 h (3G)Up to 8 h
Music playerUp to 62 hUp to 24 h
Stand-byUp to 250 h
ColorsBlack, White, Gold, Silver, Pink GoldBlack
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