HTC One V vs Samsung Galaxy S3

Top Eight Reasons for the

HTC One V

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S3

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Every pixel has three subpixels
Yes
vs
No
The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
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129
Has a radio
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
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87
A little faster uploads
5.8 MBits/s
vs
5.76 MBits/s
0.69% faster uploads
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83
Lighter
115 g
vs
133 g
18 g lighter
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64
Noticeably lower SAR for body (USA)
0.77 W/kg
vs
1.49 W/kg
0.72 W/kg lower SAR for body (USA). SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at hip level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
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They are less laggy
Yes
vs
No
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Notably narrower
59.7 mm
vs
70.6 mm
10.90 mm narrower
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Plenty less body volume
66 cm³
vs
82.94 cm³
25.67% less body volume
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Amply shorter
120.3 mm
vs
136.6 mm
16.30 mm shorter

HTC One V is better than Samsung Galaxy S3 because...

Yes
vs
No

Top 29 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S3

Compared to HTC One V

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1069
Plenty more battery power
2100 mAh
vs
1500 mAh
40% more battery power
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832
Substantially faster CPU clock speed
4 x 1.4 GHz
vs
1 x 1 GHz
5.60x faster CPU clock speed
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669
Higher pixel density
306 ppi
vs
252 ppi
21.43% higher pixel density
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629
Way more RAM memory
1 GB
vs
0.5 GB
0.50 GB more RAM memory
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574
Considerably higher resolution
1280x720 px
vs
800x480 px
2.40x higher resolution
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514
Significantly more megapixels (photo)
8 MP
vs
5 MP
1.60x more megapixels (photo)
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470
Reasonably bigger screen size
4.8 "
vs
3.7 "
29.73% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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342
Has branded damage resistant glass
Yes
vs
No
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
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243
Has a removable battery
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
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184
Is DLNA certified
Yes
vs
No
All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
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150
Measurably more internal storage
16 GB
vs
4 GB
12 GB more internal storage
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141
Vastly better video recording quality
1080 x 30 fps
vs
720 x 30 fps
1.50x better video recording quality
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96
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
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94
Somewhat thinner
8.6 mm
vs
9.24 mm
0.64 mm thinner
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81
Significantly smaller semiconductor size
32 nm
vs
45 nm
13 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
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72
Newer Bluetooth version
4
vs
3
Newer Bluetooth version
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61
Has a CMOS sensor
Yes
vs
No
CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
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55
Has a serial shot mode
Yes
vs
No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
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55
Has a gyroscope
Yes
vs
No
A gyroscope is a sensor that can be used to either measure or maintain the orientation of a device. Traditionally, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, eg. twisting or rotation.
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55
Significantly lower SAR for head (USA)
0.55 W/kg
vs
0.87 W/kg
0.32 W/kg lower SAR for head (USA). SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at head level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
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55
Has a video light
Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
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53
Has a built-in HDR mode
Yes
vs
No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
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52
Has a front camera
Yes
vs
No
A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
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43
Noticeably lower SAR for head (EU)
0.21 W/kg
vs
0.87 W/kg
0.66 W/kg lower SAR for head (EU). SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at head level. The legal limit is 2.0 W/kg in the EU.
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40
Has manual ISO
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
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Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yes
vs
No
Top 2 Reasons for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
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37
You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Yes
vs
No
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1
Beautiful shape attery backup and clear camera viwith good b
Yes
vs
No

Samsung Galaxy S3 is better than HTC One V because...

Yes
vs
No

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