Nokia 808 Pureview vs Samsung Galaxy S3

Top 19 Reasons for the

Nokia 808 Pureview

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S3

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1336
Clearly more megapixels (photo)
Comment
41 MP
vs
8 MP
5.13x more megapixels (photo)
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681
Has stereo speakers
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
anonymous
560
Direct updates by OS vendor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
anonymous
457
Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
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437
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
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323
Wider aperture at minimum focal length
Comment
2.4
vs
2.6
Wider aperture at minimum focal length. With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
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316
Has a two-stage shutter
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
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192
Has manual exposure
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
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126
Notably narrower
Comment
60.2 mm
vs
70.6 mm
10.40 mm narrower
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115
A tad lower SAR for body (USA)
Comment
1.46 W/kg
vs
1.49 W/kg
0.03 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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104
Has a HDMI output
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
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87
Plays Adobe Flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
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68
Shorter
Comment
123.9 mm
vs
136.6 mm
12.70 mm shorter
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30
Has a built-in FM transmitter
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Built-in FM transmitter allows you to wirelessly stream music from your device to any radio, e.g. in your car, at a predefined frequency.
Muhammad Raheel Pasha
10
Has a xenon flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This creates a very bright flash which is good for taking photos in dark places.
Fabien Deloin
6
Stereo Recording
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Better Sound
Muhammad Raheel Pasha
3
Dedicated image processor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Better image quality (Pureview processing)
Muhammad Raheel Pasha
1
Dedicated real time image processor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Dedicated real time image processor handling over 'a billion pixels per second' to oversample each video pixel.
Muhammad Raheel Pasha
1
Built in ND Filter
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Nutral Density Filter reduces amount of noise that results more clear and detailed picture
Fabien Deloin
0
USB Host (OTG)
Comment
Yes
vs
No

Nokia 808 Pureview is better than Samsung Galaxy S3 because...

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vs
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Top 46 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S3

Compared to Nokia 808 Pureview

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2744
Substantially more battery power
Comment
2100 mAh
vs
1400 mAh
1.50x more battery power
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2192
Appreciably faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.4 GHz
vs
1 x 1.3 GHz
4.31x faster CPU clock speed
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1851
Noticeably higher pixel density
Comment
306 ppi
vs
184 ppi
1.66x higher pixel density
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1470
Bigger screen size
Comment
4.8 "
vs
4 "
20% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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1402
Plenty more RAM memory
Comment
1 GB
vs
0.5 GB
0.50 GB more RAM memory
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1292
Considerably higher resolution
Comment
1280x720 px
vs
640x360 px
4x higher resolution
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1038
Significantly more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
1.9 MP
vs
0.3 MP
6.33x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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663
Lots lighter
Comment
133 g
vs
169 g
36 g lighter
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564
Noticeably thinner
Comment
8.6 mm
vs
13.9 mm
5.30 mm thinner
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543
Substantially faster downloads
Comment
21 MBits/s
vs
14.4 MBits/s
45.83% faster downloads
anonymous
243
Has a BSI sensor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
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216
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Comment
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
anonymous
202
Newer Bluetooth version
Comment
4
vs
3
Newer Bluetooth version
anonymous
172
Has a CMOS sensor
Comment
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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151
Has a serial shot mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
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132
Has a built-in HDR mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
anonymous
108
Has a gyroscope
Comment
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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106
Noticeably lower SAR for head (USA)
Comment
0.55 W/kg
vs
1.21 W/kg
0.66 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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85
Clearly lower SAR for head (EU)
Comment
0.21 W/kg
vs
1.23 W/kg
1.02 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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76
Has touch autofocus
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
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38
Can create panoramas in-camera
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
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5
Good pic capture at night
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It has better camera at night
Dami Agunbiade
2
Zero Shutter Lag
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This means photos are much more sharper and can be taken in less than 0.5 seconds
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-6
Less body volume
Comment
82.94 cm³
vs
95.5 cm³
15.14% less body volume
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yes
vs
No
Top 18 Reasons for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
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354
The browser has word wrap
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
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340
Supports widgets
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.
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222
Is free and open source
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.
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218
Has offline voice recognition
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.
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205
Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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196
Supports Java
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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112
Supports bookmarks sync across different devices
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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76
You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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44
You can take a screenshot of your phone's screen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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39
Can be used as a WiFi hot spot
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With a large enough data plan, you could cancel your home internet and use the device as a hotspot.
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33
Supports video chat
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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32
Has free navigation software
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Free navigation software with free map data and updates included, no need to buy an dedicated navigation device.
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32
Has free syncing OTA
Comment
Yes
vs
No
All your contacts and calendar dates are synced over-the-air.
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32
Helps tracking the current position of a mobile device
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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31
Has a search browser
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.
anonymous
31
Copy and paste features in web browser
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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31
Can be updated over-the-air
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can be updated over the air (OTA) w/o connecting to a computer
Samsung Exynos 4412
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for Samsung Exynos 4412
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109
Has integrated graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
ARM Cortex-A9
Yes
vs
No
Top 3 Reasons for ARM Cortex-A9
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70
Has NX bit
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
anonymous
67
Has out-of-order execution
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.
anonymous
67
Has TrustZone
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A technology integrated into the processor to secure the device for use with features such as mobile payments and streaming video using digital rights management (DRM).

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