Huawei P9 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge: Which is the Best Phablet?

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Android fans have a lot of options to consider while buying a new smartphone, unlike an iPhone. In the world of Android, Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge is the latest device from Samsung. When it comes to comparison, Samsung’s device is always compared to other Android devices.

Huawei P9 Plus had made the entrance this year, and it is already a talk of the town. So we have pitted them against each other to know which smartphone offers best specs and features.

Processors and Storage

In terms of storages, both the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge and Huawei P9 Plus come in 32 GB and 64 GB options. S7 Edge offers only 32 GB storage. However, both devices have external storage support.

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Huawei P9 Plus is powered by Kirin 64-bit chipset while Galaxy S7 Edge has Exynos 8890 processor. However, both smartphones come with 4 GB RAM. The S7 Edge carries 3600 mAh battery whereas P9 Plus features a 3400 mAh battery.

Design & Build

P9 Plus and S7 Edge shares machine-crafted aluminum but the only major difference is Edge having a curved display at the edge of the screen while P9 Plus is 1 mm thinner than the S7 Edge.


Both devices share massive 5.5-inch displays but have different features. The S7 Edge has 2560×1440 Quad HD Super AMOLED display at 534ppi, while the P9 Plus’ 1920×1080 at 401ppi display, notes Know Your Mobile.

The P9 Plus offers Press Touch support similar to that of iPhone 6s’ 3D Touch display. However, the S7 Edge lacks Press Touch, but it has that curved edge display.


When it comes to cameras, the P9 Plus wins. The P9 Plus bears a dual-camera Leica lens on the rear side of the device and it comprises two 12 MP cameras. It has the ability to take images of DSLR quality. The S7 edge features a 12 MP camera with a single lens, according to GSM Arena.

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The P9 Plus has an 8 MP front lens while the S7 Edge has a 5MP front camera.


Making a choice between these two smartphones can be tough but prioritizing your needs would make it easier. S7 Edge offers killer display, performance, good battery life. If this what you to want, Galaxy S7 Edge is right for you, unless you opt for a camera-centric smartphone. P9 Plus offers dual camera setup.

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