Another purpose for this contrast is the recent launch of the Samsung Galaxy J8. While my last comparison noticed the mythical Moto G in its brand new generation stack up towards the potent Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro, some new smartphones were currently launched. Hence, adding those new smartphones to the combination makes the entire feel, which takes a broader study of which one you should go in for. Now, Samsung has been making numerous tries at liberating new price range smartphones with new software capabilities. Still, they by some means usually paled in evaluation to the modern-day king of the hoop, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro that currently retails at Rs 14,999. Samsung’s Galaxy J8 is priced at a hefty Rs 18,990 and sees Samsung attempt to take the crown from the Redmi Note 5 Pro. But there are several smartphones in the hierarchy that the J8 will need to address earlier than it even receives a threat to contest with Xiaomi’s contender. The Samsung Galaxy J8.
The Samsung Galaxy J8.
So what does the Samsung Galaxy J8 bring to the desk? Not a lot. Samsung’s banking on a few new software program camera features to woo in customers for its budget twin digicam providing. On paper, here’s how the phones evaluate and an overview of which cell phone has the threshold. Design: Moto G6The design is similar to Samsung’s slightly pricier Galaxy A6+ phone, simply that the J8 makes use of polycarbonate (plastic) in place of metal at the A6+. The layout is precisely Samsung with the everyday rounded corners but lacks a show with rounded corners to go along with the overall design topic. Indeed, the winner right here is the Moto G6 with its metallic and glass layout, one that looks properly sufficient to make me neglect its Snapdragon 450 SoC internal. The Motorola Moto G6 vs. the Xiaomi Redmi Note five Pro. Image: tech2/Sheldon Pinto
The Motorola Moto G6 appears and feels top rate. Image: tech2/Sheldon Pinto
Display specs: Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1Moving to the show, it’s far indeed one of the Galaxy J8’s susceptible factors. Samsung has protected a Super AMOLED show with an HD+ (720 x 1,480), which appears a piece too less when compared to every unmarried contender on this comparison. It’s really a tie between the Xiaomi and Asus right here; however, we liked Asus’s display a little extra. Power specs: Xiaomi Redmi Note five ProNext up is the selection of SoC. Samsung has gone in for a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SoC that’s quite the stuff that Xiaomi chucks into its access-degree smartphones (study the Redmi five). Both the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 and the Redmi Note five Pro do a lot better right here, and the distinction may be visible most effective for individuals who love playing photographs-in-depth games on their smartphones.
If you are not certainly one of them, the Moto G6 continues to be a better choice than the Galaxy J8. If you look for higher multi-tasking abilities, the 6 GB Redmi Note 5 Pro is your first-rate deal proper now, and it’s far nevertheless priced decrease than the Galaxy J8 at Rs 16,999. The ZenFone Max Pro can also appear stupid and subdued while you look at it, but thinking about the dimensions of the show and the package deal usual, it feels nicely built and cushioned in hand. Image: tech2/ Shomik Sen Bhattacharjee. The ZenFone Max Pro is the best preference for battery lifestyles and stock Android. Image: tech2/ Shomik Sen Bhattacharjee
Camera specs: Xiaomi Redmi Note five ProThis is an assessment completed on completely going through the specs on paper. But even as we’ve yet to review the Samsung Galaxy J8, we’ve reviewed its contenders within the current beyond. With that, it’s clean for me to finish that the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro continues to be on the top with its AI chops. On their mid-variety and price range devices, Samsung’s run fee with cameras has now not been too amazing within the beyond (and so become Xiaomi’s till the Note five Pro), and I don’t count on to look a sea exchange with this one both. Going through their spec sheets, Samsung does have an aspect here with wider apertures and bigger sensors.
Samsung’s highlight with the J8’s camera is its bag of birthday celebration hints. The camera gives functions that include Background Blur Shape, Portrait Dolly, and Portrait Backdrop. Out of the three Portrait Dolly seems to be the new digicam characteristic that helps you pass the historical past whilst keeping your concern steady in the foreground. It appears cool. However, we aren’t certain how many would purchase this smartphone only for it. If you don’t know what it approaches, check out this video. Battery specifications: Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1The clean winner right here is Asus’s ZenFone Max Pro M1. It packs within the highest capacity battery out of all the contenders inside the lot and beats the Redmi Note 5 Pro to the crown. Samsung on its J8 offers a 3,500 mAh battery, and with this, it most effectively trumps the Moto G6 when it comes to ability.
Smartphone Samsung Galaxy J8 ASUS Zenfone Max Pro Moto G6 Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro
Display Size (inch) 6 5.99 5.7 5.9
Resolution (pixels) 720 x 1,480 2,160 x 1,080 2,one hundred sixty x 1,080 2,a hundred and sixty x 1,080
Pixel Density (PPI) 274 402 424 403
Display Type Super AMOLED IPS LCD IPS LCD IPS LCD
Dimensions(mm) NA 159 x 76 x eight.Five 153.Eight x 72.3 x eight.Three 158.6 x seventy five.4 x eight.05
Weight (gm) NA – 167 181
Dual SIM NA Yes Yes Yes
SIM Type Nano-SIM Nano-SIM Nano-SIM Nano-SIM
Connectivity Types GSM / WCDMA / LTE GSM / HSPA / LTE GSM / WCDMA / LTE GSM / HSPA / VoLTE
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 Qualcomm Snapdragon 636
CPU Cores Octa-center Octa-core Octa-middle Octa-center
CPU Clock Speed (GHz) 8 x Qualcomm Cortex-A53 @ 1.Eight GHz 8xQualcomm Kryo 260 @ 1.Eight GHz eight x Qualcomm Cortex-A53 @ 1.Eight GHz 4x Kryo 260 @ up to 1.8 GHz & 4x Kryo 260 @ up to 1.6 GHz
GPU Adreno 506 Adreno 509 Adreno 506 Adreno 509
RAM 4 GB 3, four, 6 GB three, four GB four,6 GB
Fast charging NA No Yes No
Colors Blue, Black, Gold Deepsea Black, Grey Indigo Black Black, Gold, Rose Gold, Blue. Prices in India Starting at Rs 18,990 Starting at Rs 10,999 Starting at Rs 13,999 Starting at Rs 14,999ConclusionSamsung’s actually not got an awful lot going with its Galaxy J8 here, even supposing we move simply by using the specifications on paper. It’s now not the first-rate-looking cellphone inside the lot, nor is it the most powerful device.
Add to this the steep price and the plastic production, and you are higher off with Moto G6 that appears higher and continues to be plenty less expensive. With that said, Xiaomi is still kept its ‘king of the hoop’ identity, with its Note 5 Pro being the all-rounder (with the first-class digicam) whilst the Moto G6 wins the splendor contest. And Asus is your nice preference for a nearly stock Android revel in, focusing on battery existence. We will assist you to realize the complete verdict at the Samsung J8 after we are finished reviewing it very well.TAGS