10 Things Galaxy S8 Can Do, But iPhone Cannot – Find Out In Our Listicle Article


The recently released Samsung Galaxy S8 packed with amazing features and impressive specifications. Samsung’s debut flagship phones after the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco are creating hype all over the world. It is full of stuff which you would not find on any other phone. We all know that how big rivals are Samsung and Apple are. Undoubtedly, they are the best smartphone companies in the world right now. However, Samsung is in a winning position right now because there are at least 10 things Galaxy S8 can do but iPhone cannot.

Here Is The List Of 10 Things Galaxy S8 Can Do But Iphone Cannot

  1. Iris Scanner
  2. Facial Recognition
  3. Large Screen
  4. Fast And Wireless Charging
  5. Headphone Jack
  6. Samsung Pay
  7. Virtual Reality Software
  8. Heart Rate Sensor
  9. Samsung DeX
  10. Bixby
  1. Iris Scanner

Galaxy S8 Iris Scanner

Samsung has come up with peculiar feature of iris scanner in its latest Galaxy S8 smartphones. You can unlock the phone through it. It can also be used in accessing secure folders. Samsung claims that it is more secure than a fingerprint scanner. iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus does not have a fingerprint sensor.

  1. Facial Recognition

Galaxy S8 Facial Recognition

A facial recognition feature of Galaxy S8 helps in unlocking the phone through a selfie. It is faster than fingerprint or iris scanner.

  1. Large Screen

Galaxy S8 Screen

The Galaxy S8 has a screen size of 5.8 inches display. The premium Galaxy S8 Plus has a screen size of large 6.2 inches. If we compare it the iPhone 7, then it has a 4.7 inches screen and iPhone 7 Plus has 5.5 inches of display.

  1. Fast And Wireless Charging

Galaxy S8 wireless charging

The Galaxy S8 can be charged wirelessly through charging pad. One more option is fast charging, which charges quicker than the regular charger. The latest iPhone 7 lacks both of these options.

  1. Headphone Jack

Galaxy S8 headphone jack


Thankfully, Samsung did not follow the footsteps of Apple. The conventional 3.5 mm headphone jack is available in Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus.

  1. Samsung Pay

Galaxy S8 Samsung Pay

With Samsung Pay, you do not need a special NFC pad like Apple Pay. It can make payment easily through magnetic card readers.

  1. Virtual Reality Software

Galaxy S8 VR

Facebook Oculus powers the Galaxy S8 virtual reality software. You can also get a free Samsung Gear VR headset if you pre-order Galaxy S8 before 21st of April. The iPhone has some VR headsets, such as Google Cardboard, but it does not support VR natively.

  1. Heart Rate Sensor

Galaxy S8 Heart Rate Sensor

The new Galaxy S8 also has a heart rate sensor. On the other hand, you need to buy Apple Watch or another supporting accessory to measure your pulse on the iPhone.

  1. Samsung DeX

Galaxy S8 DeX

The South Korean tech giant has introduced Samsung DeX. You can get your Galaxy S8 whole experience on a desktop too. You just need to attach your phone to a monitor through a special dock.

  1. Bixby

Galaxy S8 Bixby

The Bixby is an Artificial Intelligence (AI) of Samsung. The assistant lets you capture the real-world objects like buildings, restaurants and bring details about those particular things. iPhone Siri does not have the camera feature.

Read More: 3 Things In Which Samsung Bixby – The New Talk Of The Town Has Beat Apple Siri


So, these are the 10 things Galaxy S8 can do but iPhone cannot. Other than iPhone 7, we do not do think that even the upcoming iPhone 8 can beat Samsung Galaxy S8. We left many features on the list, such as Bluetooth 5.0 because Apple lack this option and we do not want to embarrass Apple fans more. You can also add your take on these features by leaving us a comment below.