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Which is better, Galaxy S9 SM-G960 or Blu Studio Touch? We compared their features and specs in detail

Created date: 02/24/2018, 22:25:55, Updated date: 09/30/2018, 22:25:55

Galaxy S9 SM-G960Blu Studio Touch
Galaxy S9 SM-G960Blu Studio Touch

Are you having trouble comparing the differences in features and performance of the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 and Blu Studio Touch, or unsure about their differences in ease-of-use, and wondering which to buy? We did a deep-dive comparison of the features, specs, and capabilities of these two smartphone, and provided our rating of which one was a better buy.

Galaxy S9 SM-G960Blu Studio Touch
Galaxy S9 SM-G960

Blu Studio Touch

General rating:
Portabilityrating-image3.7
2.7inches (68.7mm) x 5.8inches (147.7mm) x 0.3inches (8.5mm)
rating-image3.4
2.8inches (71.2mm) x 5.6inches (143.2mm) x 0.3inches (8.4mm)
Weightrating-image3.3
5.7oz (163g)
rating-image3.7
5.0oz (141g)
Size of screenrating-image4.3
5.8 inch
rating-image3.7
5 inch
Screen clarityrating-image4.5
567ppi
rating-image4.3
440ppi
Battery durationrating-image3.3
3000mAh
rating-image2.9
2500mAh
Processing capabilityrating-image4.5
2.8GHz+1.7GHz×8(OctaCore)
rating-image1
1.0GHz×4(Quad core)
Memory capacityrating-image3.5
4GB
rating-image1.0
1GB
Storage capacityrating-image4.6
256GB
rating-image1.2
8GB
Rear camera functionrating-image3.0
12 MP
rating-image2.5
8 MP
Front camera functionrating-image2.9
8 MP
rating-image2.5
5 MP

  • RAM

    70 point vs 20 point

  • Weight

    65.2 point vs 73.9 point

Compare Performance and Usability

Size comparison of Galaxy S9 SM-G960 and Blu Studio Touch. Which one would you choose?

Your device's size has a huge influence on how easy it is to hold or to operate with one hand. The smaller your device's width, the easier it will be to hold, but you'll also need to take device thickness into account. And when the length and width are both smaller, you'll find that it's much easier for you to operate it one-handed, since your fingers will find it much easier to reach where you want them to. On the other hand, longer lengths and wider widths might lead to devices that are hard to carry in your pocket, bulky even when you keep them in your bag, and all around less portable.

The Galaxy S9 SM-G960 is 2.7inches (68.7mm) wide, 5.8inches (147.7mm) tall, and 0.3inches (8.5mm) thick. The Blu Studio Touch is 2.8inches (71.2mm) tall, 5.6inches (143.2mm) wide, and 0.3inches (8.4mm) thick.

There is no real difference between the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 and Blu Studio Touch when comparing their width, thickness, and slimness; they are both around the same in terms of one-handed ease of use and carry. Because of this, it is better to compare them based on other aspects of performance and function.

There is no real difference in length or width between the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 and Blu Studio Touch, so they are both about the same in terms of usability, ease of carry, and bulkiness. Because of this, it is better to compare them based on other aspects of performance and function.

When comparing their sizes as a whole, there is no real difference between the Galaxy S9 SM-G960and Blu Studio Touch. Thus they are roughly the same in terms of ease of carry and one-handed use. Because of this, it is better to compare them based on other aspects of performance and function.

ScoreDimensions (width x height x thickness)
Galaxy S9 SM-G96073/1002.7inches (68.7mm) x 5.8inches (147.7mm) x 0.3inches (8.5mm)
Blu Studio Touch68/1002.8inches (71.2mm) x 5.6inches (143.2mm) x 0.3inches (8.4mm)

Which one is easier to hold, Galaxy S9 SM-G960 or Blu Studio Touch? Compare weight

The device weight will effect how quickly you tire from holding it, and how much stress is put on your wrist. The lighter it is, the longer you can hold it without feeling tired. Also, less stress on your wrist will make using it easier and more pleasant. Unless the weight is right for you, it might put too much strain on your body and make using it more stressful.

The Galaxy S9 SM-G960 weighs 5.7oz (163g). The Blu Studio Touch clocks in at 5.0oz (141g). Comparing the weight of the main unit, the Blu Studio Touch is a lighter phone than the Galaxy S9 SM-G960, with a difference of approximately 0.7oz (141g). Therefore, there is less strain on your fingers and wrists even when you use your phone for a long time on the Blu Studio Touch compared to the Galaxy S9 SM-G960. For this reason, the Blu Studio Touch is recommended.

ScoreWeight
Galaxy S9 SM-G96065/1005.7oz (163g)
Blu Studio Touch73/1005.0oz (141g)

Which is better in terms of display, Galaxy S9 SM-G960 or Blu Studio Touch?

Screen size influences how well you can control your device, as well as how clear the display is. With a large screen, the text and buttons in apps will display large enough so you'll be less likely to accidentally tap the button next to the one you were aiming for. Plus, you'll be able to enjoy more high-impact visuals for games and movies.

The screen size on the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 is 5.8 inch, and 5 inch on the Blu Studio Touch. Comparing the sizes of the screens and displays, the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 is considerably larger than the Blu Studio Touch, with a difference of about 0.7 inch. Compared to the Blu Studio Touch, the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 makes buttons in apps easier to press, and the visuals look more impressive in videos and games. The larger screen of the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 also has the advantage of being less tiring on the eyes. If you want to avoid tapping the wrong place, enjoy videos and games on a large screen, and not get tired eyes while using it, we recommend that you buy the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 rather than the Blu Studio Touch.

ScoreDisplay size
Galaxy S9 SM-G96086/1005.8 inch
Blu Studio Touch74/1005 inch

Which one has a better display, Galaxy S9 SM-G960 or Blu Studio Touch?

Pixel density influences how nice your device's screen looks, with high pixel densities making screens look more beautiful, and letting you get more out of your games and movies. Plus, the nicer you screen looks, the less strain you'll be putting on your eyes, so you'll tend to be able to use your device for longer before your eyes get tired.

The screen on the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 has a 1440 x 2960 resolution and a pixel density of 567ppi. The Blu Studio Touch, on the other hand, has a screen resolution of 1080 x 1920 and a pixel density of 440ppi. There is not much of a difference in the pixel resolutions of the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 and Blu Studio Touch, so they are about the same in terms of clarity of image and gentleness on the eyes. For this reason it is better to compare them based on other aspects of performance and function.

ScorePixel density
Galaxy S9 SM-G96089/100567ppi
Blu Studio Touch85/100440ppi

How is the battery duration of Galaxy S9 SM-G960 different from that of Blu Studio Touch ? See the differences

Battery performance has a big effect on the battery life of your device. However, a high battery capacity doesn't necessarily mean a long battery life. Rather, the rate of power consumption needs to be taken into consideration as well. The larger the screen and the higher the CPU performance, the higher the rate of power consumption on your battery.

The Galaxy S9 SM-G960 has a battery capacity of 3000mAh, while the Blu Studio Touch has a 2500mAh battery. Regarding the battery performance, the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 has a larger battery capacity than the Blu Studio Touch, with a difference of 500mAh. If you are choosing based on the battery, the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 is recommended over the Blu Studio Touch.

ScoreBattery capacity
Galaxy S9 SM-G96065/1003000mAh
Blu Studio Touch57/1002500mAh

Which is better in terms of CPU function, Galaxy S9 SM-G960 or Blu Studio Touch?

Your CPU's speed will influence the processing power of the applications you run, and together with the number of cores in the CPU, as well as its clock frequency, will determine the processing power available for apps. The higher these performance factors, the smoother your games and apps will run. Conversely, if these factors are too low, your apps and games will be sluggish and struggle to run.

The Galaxy S9 SM-G960 is equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor, and its performance speed is 2.8GHz+1.7GHz×8(OctaCore). The Blu Studio Touch uses an MediaTek 6735P CPU that performs at a speed of 1.0GHz×4(Quad core). Comparing CPU performance, the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 has significantly higher specs than the Blu Studio Touch. The Galaxy S9 SM-G960 proves to be more advanced than the Blu Studio Touch in the way that apps run quickly and games play smoothly. If you're looking for a high-spec smartphone that runs quickly and plays games smoothly, we recommend that you buy the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 rather than the Blu Studio Touch.

ScoreCPU specs
Galaxy S9 SM-G96089/1002.8GHz+1.7GHz×8(OctaCore)
Blu Studio Touch11/1001.0GHz×4(Quad core)

How is Galaxy S9 SM-G960 different from Blu Studio Touch in terms of memory capacity?

Your device's multimedia performance and app stability are both influenced by the amount of memory it has available. The more memory, the more apps you can use simultaneously, while keeping everything stable and smooth. Plus, there'll be less chance of animations lagging or apps crashing. You also need to keep in mind that some games won't run at all if there's not enough memory available.

The Galaxy S9 SM-G960 has 4GB of memory. The Blu Studio Touch, on the other hand, has 1GB. As for memory performance, the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 has a larger memory capacity than the Blu Studio Touch, with a difference of about 3GB. The Galaxy S9 SM-G960 has better multitasking, less crashing, and runs 3D games and VR video better than the Blu Studio Touch. If you're looking for a smartphone that will remain stable even when you are using multiple apps at the same time, and which will allow you to play 3D games and VR video comfortably, we recommend that you buy the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 rather than the Blu Studio Touch.

ScoreRAM size
Galaxy S9 SM-G96070/1004GB
Blu Studio Touch20/1001GB

Which has a better storage capacity, Galaxy S9 SM-G960 or Blu Studio Touch?

Storage capacity determines the amount of data you'll be able to save on your device. The more storage you have, the more photos you can take and the more apps you can install. Plus, if your smartphone is compatible with SD cards, then you can increase the amount of available storage. However, SD cards have a slower writespeed, making them less desirable in terms of performance, and users should be aware that it won't be possible to transfer all kinds of data to the card.

The Galaxy S9 SM-G960 has 256GB of storage, while the Blu Studio Touch has 8GB. In terms of ROM and data storage, the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 has a much larger capacity than the Blu Studio Touch, with a difference of about 248GB. The Galaxy S9 SM-G960 can save more photos and keep more apps installed than the Blu Studio Touch. If you're searching for a smartphone that can store more data, we recommended that you buy the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 rather than the Blu Studio Touch.

ScoreStorage size
Galaxy S9 SM-G96091/100256GB
Blu Studio Touch24/1008GB

Compare the rear cameras of Galaxy S9 SM-G960 and Blu Studio Touch. Which one has better picture quality?

One factor in how well your rear camera (the camera on the back of your device) performs is its megapixel count. With a higher megapixel count, you'll be able to take photos with sharper detail, photos that stay clear and sharp even when printed.

The main camera on the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 has 12 MP. The Blu Studio Touch has 8 MP. Comparing the rear camera performance, the number of pixels of the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 is higher than the Blu Studio Touch, with a difference of approximately 4 MP. As a result, the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 can take higher quality scenery photos and make clear prints compared to the Blu Studio Touch. Therefore, the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 is recommended.

ScoreRear-camera resolution
Galaxy S9 SM-G96059/10012 MP
Blu Studio Touch50/1008 MP

Which has a front camera with better picture quality, Galaxy S9 SM-G960 or Blu Studio Touch?

One indication of how well your forward facing camera (the camera on the same side as your device's screen) performs is how many megapixels it has. More megapixels means you'll be able to take photos with sharper detail, that still look amazing printed out.

The forward-facing camera on the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 has a resolution of 8 MP. The Blu Studio Touch's has 5 MP. Comparing the front-facing camera performance, the number of pixels of the front-facing camera on the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 is higher than the Blu Studio Touch, with a difference of approximately 3 MP. For this reason, it is possible to take higher quality selfies and make clear prints with the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 than the Blu Studio Touch. Therefore, the Galaxy S9 SM-G960 is recommended.

ScoreFront-camera resolution
Galaxy S9 SM-G96058/1008 MP
Blu Studio Touch50/1005 MP

Compare Performance Specs

Galaxy S9 SM-G960Blu Studio Touch
ImageGalaxy S9 SM-G960Blu Studio Touch
MakerSamsungBLU Products
BrandGalaxy
Release date3/16, 20186, 2016
ColorBlackBlack|Brown
OSAndroidAndroid
Dimensions (width x height x thickness)2.7inches (68.7mm) x 5.8inches (147.7mm) x 0.3inches (8.5mm)2.8inches (71.2mm) x 5.6inches (143.2mm) x 0.3inches (8.4mm)
Weight5.7oz (163g)5.0oz (141g)
Display size5.8 inch5 inch
Display typeInfinity Display Super AMOLEDIPS
Screen resolution (width x height)1440 x 29601080 x 1920
Pixel density567ppi440ppi
Battery capacity3000mAh2500mAh
ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 845MediaTek 6735P
CPU specs2.8GHz+1.7GHz×8(OctaCore)1.0GHz×4(Quad core)
RAM size4GB1GB
Storage size256GB8GB
Rear-camera resolution12 MP8 MP
Front-camera resolution8 MP5 MP

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