Spec comparison: OnePlus 6T vs Samsung Galaxy S9

Here's a look at how the new OnePlus 6T and the Samsung Galaxy S9 fare in a specification comparison.

Published Date
30 - Oct - 2018
| Last Updated
30 - Oct - 2018
 
Spec comparison: OnePlus 6T vs Samsung Galaxy S9

OnePlus recently unveiled its new flagship smartphone, the OnePlus 6T. The device is going to be launched in India on October 30 and will go on sale from November 1st exclusively via Amazon. On the other hand, the Samsung Galaxy S9 has been available in India for quite some time now and is available on Amazon at Rs 52,444. Let’s take a look at the specifications of these two premium smartphones to know which one offers better hardware, at least on paper.

ProductsOnePlus 6TSamsung S9
Launch price -Rs 52,444
Display 6.4-inch5.8-inch
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels1440 x 2960 pixels
Processor makeQualcomm Snapdragon 845Exynos 9810
Processorocta-coreocta-core
RAM6GB4GB
Internal storage128GB256GB
Expandable storage 256GB512GB
Rear camera 16MP + 20MP12MP
Rear FlashYesYes
Front camera 16MP8MP
Android version8.1 Oreo8.1 Oreo
Sim slotDualDual

The OnePlus 6T comes with a larger 6.4-inch display that offers a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels. On the other hand, The Samsung S9 features a 5.8-inch display, which is smaller than the OnePlus 6T display, but offers a much better resolution of 2940 x 1080 pixels, which results in a much higher pixel density.

When it comes to the processor, both the Samsung S9 and OnePlus 6T are equipped with flagship-grade chipsets. The OnePlus 6T sports a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor, while the Samsung Galaxy S9 packs an Exynos 9810 chipset. The OnePlus 6T is available in 6GB/128GB and 8GB/256GB variants, while the Samsung S9 is available in 4GB/64GB and 4GB/256GB variants.

Coming to the cameras, if your heart is set on a smartphone with a dual rear camera setup then the OnePlus 6T might fit the bill as it comes with a 16MP + 20MP rear camera setup. On the front, the smartphone is equipped with a 16MP unit. On the other hand, the Samsung S9 features a very capable 12MP unit at the back along with an 8MP unit on the front.

The Samsung S9 4GB/256GB variant is now available in India at a price of Rs 57,900, while the OnePlus 6T's price in India is yet to be announced.