The Samsung Milky Way S8+ is ane of the best flagship phones today field the OPPO F3 Plus is ane of the best Upper mid tier phones inwards the marketplace position out today inwards 2017.
Making a photographic boob tube camera comparing betwixt ii dissimilar toll request may seem unfair (even if both phones are equipped amongst f/1.7 aperture lenses, the largest maximum aperture inwards whatever smartphone today), but that is the point. We desire to uncovering out if the extra premium nosotros pay is justified yesteryear ameliorate overall photographic boob tube camera performance. That is why nosotros are doing this article. Let’s larn started!
Samsung Milky Way S8+ Vs Oppo F3 Plus Main Camera Specs
|Specs||Samsung Milky Way S8+||OPPO F3 Plus|
|Back Camera:||12 MP f/1.7 w/ Dual Pixel, OIS, multi-frame, in addition to dual musical note LED flash||16 MP f/1.7 Sony IMX398 w/ PDAF, OIS, in addition to dual musical note LED flash|
Disclaimer: All images are described based on our subjective opinions in addition to experiences.
Scene 1 – Wide angle, natural daylight
OPPO performed good but has noticeable light-green tinge, uncontrolled flaring in addition to a wider plain of see but Samsung is the clear winner because of the higher resolution (sharper), accurate color reproduction, ameliorate contrast in addition to ameliorate command flare control. Galaxy S8+ – 1 point
Scene 2 – Bright natural daylight crop might in addition to bokeh
At start glance, the OPPO captured a pleasing epitome that is brighter than the S8+ but when zooming inwards upwards closed nosotros tin hand the axe run across that the S8 Plus has captured to a greater extent than particular in addition to has to a greater extent than pleasing bokeh than the OPPO F3 Plus. In all honesty the S8+ was darker, but it was to a greater extent than accurate inwards capturing the existent footing colors in addition to lighting. It wasn’t that bright. We tin hand the axe safely tell that the Oppo tends to overexpose which resulted inwards a brighter epitome but caused blown out highlights inwards closed to parts of the image. Particularly capture low-cal sources. Galaxy S8+ – 2 points
Scene 3 – Indoor dim low-cal macro
In this scene, nosotros were within a Brooklyn Ramen store where at that spot were real lilliputian lighting except for the large front end door window which was several meters away from our table. Both cameras compensated yesteryear over exposing the shots. These are brighter than how nosotros recollect the Ramen house was at the time. They both blew upwards the highlights but the samsung may bring compensated a lilliputian likewise much. In damage of detail/sharpness, Samsung wins yesteryear quite a margin. We also similar the colors of the Samsung to a greater extent than for this test.
In damage of macro distance, they both tin hand the axe focus actually closed at to a greater extent than or less at half dozen inches from each respective cameras. It is solely because of the wider plain of see in addition to shorter focal length of the OPPO that gives the illusion that the plain of report is further away which is non in addition to thence expert for macro photography because yous actually desire to live on upwards close.
Samsung wins for Macro closed ups in addition to for particular field the OPPO wins for ameliorate depression low-cal exposure compensation. Galaxy S8+ – iii points, F3 Plus – 1 point
Scene 4 – Lowlight, Indoor amongst no flash
Both Phones compensated yesteryear increasing the ISO in addition to slowing downward the shutter speed. This resulted inwards increased prominence of grain in addition to increased susceptibility to motion blur which both resulted inwards loss of detail. The epitome resulted inwards a brighter epitome but at the loss of detail.
But similar inwards scene 3, the Samsung may bring compensated a lilliputian likewise much that it overexposed the epitome a lilliputian to a greater extent than than the OPPO but surprisingly the S8+ retains to a greater extent than particular than the OPPO which is interesting.
Both phones performed good in addition to deserve points. The Samsung got a request because fifty-fifty though it was a lilliputian to a greater extent than overexposed it withal retained to a greater extent than particular field the OPPO compensated ameliorate inwards depression low-cal amongst out overexposing the image. Galaxy S8+ – four points, F3 Plus – 2 points
As much equally nosotros dear the epitome character of the OPPO F3 Plus for its toll point, it is clear that yes, to a greater extent than coin way superior epitome character inwards most all cases. The F3 Plus stood its footing in addition to managed to live on ameliorate inwards damage of plain of see in addition to depression low-cal exposure compensation inwards car mode. Otherwise, the Samsung Milky Way S8+ is superior inwards every other aspect similar resolution, autofocus, color reproduction, saturation, contrast in addition to etc.
But DO NOT allow this difficult comparing deter yous from looking at OPPO peculiarly if yous are managing your spending. We dear both phones in addition to nosotros promise nosotros answered the enquiry of does to a greater extent than coin spent hateful ameliorate smartphone pictures?