Samsung Galaxy S24+

Released January 2024

Ultra-Premium (>$800)
Samsung Galaxy S24+

Summary


Pros

  • Good overall photo experience, with vivid and pleasant colors in most conditions
  • Very good overall display performance, with excellent screen readability even in very challenging sunlight conditions
  • Accurate display color rendering in most lighting conditions
  • Good sound rendition from the built-in speakers and microphones
  • Good audio performance when shooting videos in windy conditions

Cons

  • Instabilities when taking videos
  • Screen remains too bright when watching videos in dark environments
  • Audio quality of the default recorder app does not match that of the main camera app

Scores


133
camera
2024
Overall Camera Score i
133
45
Samsung Galaxy A05s
BEST 158
Top score
Honor Magic6 Pro

Sub-scores

Photo i
134
50
Xiaomi Redmi 12C
BEST 160
Top score
Honor Magic6 Pro
Bokeh i
65
20
Xiaomi Redmi 12C
BEST 85
Top score
Honor Magic6 Pro
Preview i
69
34
Fairphone 4
BEST 91
Zoom i
135
15
Oppo A77 5G
BEST 160
Top score
Honor Magic6 Pro
Video i
125
31
Samsung Galaxy A22 5G
BEST 158

Use Cases

BEST 149

Friends & Family

Portrait and group photos and videos

BEST 135

Lowlight

Photos and videos in lowlight conditions

154
display
2024
Overall Display Score i
154
52
Realme C21
BEST 157
Top score
Honor Magic6 Pro

Sub-scores

Readability i
Top score Best
40
Realme C21
163
Color i
160
49
Xiaomi Black Shark 3 Pro
BEST 164
Video i
148
40
Realme C21
BEST 162
Motion i
152
54
Realme C21
BEST 159
Top score
Honor Magic6 Pro
Touch i
Top score Best
40
Realme C21
170
Artifacts i
117
40
Crosscall Action-X5
BEST 163
Top score
OnePlus Open
139
audio
2024
Overall Audio Score i
139
86
Vivo X60 Pro 5G (Snapdragon)
BEST 161

Sub-scores & Use Cases

Playback i
139
74
Nokia 7.2
BEST 163

Use Cases

BEST 172

Listening to music

Through the smartphone's integrated speakers

BEST 161

Watching videos

Through the smartphone's integrated speakers

BEST 156

Gaming

Through the smartphone's integrated speakers

Recording i
138
88
Fairphone 4
BEST 160
Top score
Honor Magic6 Pro

Use Cases

BEST 169

Friends & Family videos

With the smartphone's main camera

BEST 164

Selfie videos

With the smartphone's selfie camera

BEST 158

Concert videos

With the smartphone's main camera