Early tests show the Galaxy S9 beating iphone X where it counts: The screen and camera
Speed is another story.
If the first round of test results is an indication, the iphone X’s ( go.pcworld. com/ixfq) reign as the best handset in the world could be coming to an end. Displaymate and Dxomark, two of the most respected names in smartphone testing, have put the Galaxy S9’s ( go.pcworld.com/ sms9) display and camera through a litany of paces, and the results might surprise some Apple fans.
On the display side, Raymond Soneira of Displaymate ( go.pcworld.com/rsdm) concludes the Galaxy S9 has “the most innovative and high performance smartphone display that we have ever lab tested.” Among the records it broke was absolute color accuracy, where it scored a mark “visually indistinguishable from perfect,” and peak brightness with 1,130 nits. Displaymate says the Galaxy S9 is the first phone to receive Very