Compare Honor V30 vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Active

Honor V30
Samsung Galaxy S9 Active
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General Information
Brand
Honor
Samsung
Network
Bands
  • 2G
  • 3G
  • 4G
  • 5G
  • 2G
  • 3G
  • 4G
Body
SIM
Nano SIM (Dual SIM)
Nano SIM (Dual SIM)
Dimensions
  • Height: 162.7 mm
  • Width: 75.8 mm
  • Thickness: 8.9 mm
    Weight
    213 gm
    Body Features
    • Dual SIM, dual stand-by
    • Front/back build with glass and aluminum frame
    • Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
    • IP68 certified - dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
    • MIL-STD-810G compliant
    Display
    Type
    IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
    Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
    Size
    6.57 inches
    5.8 inches
    Screen Resolution
    1080 x 2400 pixels
    1440 x 2960 pixels
    Touch Screen
    Yes
    Yes
    Protection Type
    Corning Gorilla Glass 5
    Display Features
    • 84.9% screen-to-body ratio
    • 400 ppi density
    • Magic UI 3
    • ~568 ppi density
    Camera
    Rear Camera
    40 Megapixel
    12 Megapixel
    Front Camera
    32 Megapixel
    8 Megapixel
    Camera Features
    • Triple 40 Megapixel (f/1.8 aperture, Wide Lens, Phase-detection autofocus, Laser Auto Focus) + 8 Megapixel (f/2.4 aperture, Telephoto Lens, Phase-detection autofocus, Laser AF, OIS, 3x optical zoom) + 8 Megapixel (f/2.4 aperture, Ultra-wide Lens)
    • LED flash, Panorama, HDR
    • 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps, 720p@960fps Video
    • Dual 32 Megapixel (f/2.0 aperture, 0.8µm Pixel size) + 8 Megapixel (f/2.2 aperture, Ultra-wide Lens), HDR, 1080p@30fps
    • 12 Megapixel (f/1.5-2.4, 26mm, 1/2.5", 1.4µm, Dual Pixel PDAF), phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash
    • Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama
    • 2160p@60fps, 1080p@240fps, 720p@960fps Video, HDR, dual-video rec.
    • 8 Megapixel Secondary Camera (f/1.7, 25mm, 1/3.6", 1.22µm), autofocus, 1440p@30fps, dual video call, Auto HDR
    Sound
    Loudspeaker
    Yes
    Yes
    Sound Features
    • Alert types: Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
    • Without 3.5mm Audio jack
    • Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
    • Alert types: Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
    • Loudspeaker with stereo speakers
    • With 3.5mm Audio jack
    • 32-bit/384kHz audio
    • Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
    Memory
    RAM
    6/8 GB
    4 GB
    Internal Storage
    128/256 GB
    64 GB
    Card Slot
    microSD, up to 400 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM model only
    Platform
    Operating System
    Android, version 10.0
    Android, version 8.0 (Oreo)
    Chipset
    • HiSilicon Kirin 990
    • Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845
    CPU
    • Octa-core (2x2.86 GHz Cortex-A76 & 2x2.09 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4x1.86 GHz Cortex-A55)
    • Octa-core (4x2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver)
    GPU
    • Mali-G76 MP16
    • Adreno 630
    Connectivity
    Wireless LAN
    Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
    Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
    Bluetooth
    5.1, A2DP, LE
    5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX
    Infrared
    Yes
    GPS
    A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS
    A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
    NFC
    Yes
    Yes
    USB
    2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
    3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
    Radio
    No
    Yes
    Battery
    Non-removable, 4200 mAh
    Non-removable, 4000 mAh
    Other Features
    Sensors
    • Fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
    • Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
    Messaging
    • SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
    • SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
    Browser
    • HTML5
    • HTML5
    Colors
    • Ocean Blue, Galaxy Black, Icelandic frost, Sunrise Orange
    • Midnight Black, Coral Blue, Titanium Gray, Lilac Purple
    • Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G (2+ Gbps DL)
    • GPRS
    • EDGE
    • Fast battery charging 40W
    • FLAC, APE, AAC, MKA player
    • MP4, 3GP, MOV, MKV player
    • Image Format: JPEG, PNG, GIF, BMP
    • Photo editor
    • Video editor
    • Document viewer
    • Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (6CA) Cat18 1200/200 Mbps
    • GPRS
    • EDGE
    • Samsung DeX (desktop experience support)
    • Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 2.0)
    • PMA wireless charging (market dependent)
    • ANT+ support
    • Bixby natural language commands and dictation
    • MP4, DivX, XviD, H.265 player
    • MP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC player
    • Photo editor
    • Video editor
    • Document editor
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    Comparison Summary

    Honor V30 and Samsung Galaxy S9 Active phones are expected to launch soon.

    Display Features

    Honor V30 features 6.57 inches display screen with IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors and resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels whereas Samsung Galaxy S9 Active features 5.8 inches display screen with Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors and resolution of 1440 x 2960 pixels. Honor V30 has full support to 2G, 3G, 4G, 5G network bands while Samsung Galaxy S9 Active has support to 2G, 3G, 4G network bands.

    Hardware and RAM

    Honor V30 phone is equipped with Octa-core (2x2.86 GHz Cortex-A76 & 2x2.09 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4x1.86 GHz Cortex-A55) CPU and Mali-G76 MP16 GPU powered by HiSilicon Kirin 990 chipset while Samsung Galaxy S9 Active phone is equipped with Octa-core (4x2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) CPU and Adreno 630 GPU powered by Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 chipset.

    Honor V30 phone has a RAM of 6/8 GB and has an internal storage of 128/256 GB. On the other hand Samsung Galaxy S9 Active phone has a RAM of 4 GB and has an internal storage of 64 GB with expandable card slot microSD, up to 400 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM model only.

    Camera

    Honor V30 has impressive 40 megapixel rear camera with 32 megapixel front-facing camera while on the other hand Samsung Galaxy S9 Active has 12 megapixel rear camera with 8 megapixel front-facing camera to capture impressive pictures.

    Battery and Other Features

    Honor V30 mobile phone has a Non-removable battery with a capacity of 4000 mAh. The height, width and thickness of this phone measures around 162.7 x 75.8 x 8.9 mm with a weight of 213 gm.