Samsung Galaxy S II I9100 vs Apple iPhone 4 16GB

Top 26 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S II I9100

Compared to Apple iPhone 4 16GB

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More battery power
1650 mAh
vs
1418 mAh
16.36% more battery power
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857
Significantly faster CPU clock speed
2 x 1.2 GHz
vs
1 x 0.8 GHz
3x faster CPU clock speed
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642
A lot more RAM memory
1 GB
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0.5 GB
0.50 GB more RAM memory
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485
Bigger screen size
4.3 "
vs
3.5 "
22.86% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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457
Has an external memory slot
Yes
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No
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
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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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300
Appreciably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
2 MP
vs
0.3 MP
6.67x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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Has a removable battery
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
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244
Measurably faster downloads
21 MBits/s
vs
7.2 MBits/s
2.92x faster downloads
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Can be charged via standard USB cable
Yes
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No
It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
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206
Has NFC
Yes
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No
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
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199
Has USB mass storage support
Yes
vs
No
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
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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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Has a radio
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
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98
A little bit thinner
8.5 mm
vs
9.3 mm
0.80 mm thinner
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91
Lighter
116 g
vs
137 g
21 g lighter
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76
Newer Bluetooth version
3
vs
2.1
Newer Bluetooth version
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64
Distinctly lower SAR for body (USA)
0.96 W/kg
vs
1.11 W/kg
0.15 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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Plays Adobe Flash
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
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55
Distinctly lower SAR for head (USA)
0.16 W/kg
vs
1.17 W/kg
1.01 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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Considerably lower SAR for head (EU)
0.34 W/kg
vs
0.93 W/kg
0.59 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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Has touch autofocus
Yes
vs
No
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
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Has more Custom Roms on XDA Developers
Yes
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No
Android 2.3.3–2.3.7 Gingerbread (API level 10)
Yes
vs
No
Top 4 Reasons for Android 2.3.3–2.3.7 Gingerbread (API level 10)
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199
Supports widgets
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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15
Different virtual keyboards can be installed
Yes
vs
No
Android allows to easily change the software keyboards and the Play Store offers keyboards from many vendors.
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12
Sharing menu
Yes
vs
No
The sharing menu is best on Android
Johann Hofmann
7
Is open source software
Yes
vs
No
Open Source Software makes the world a better place.
Vivia Marcela Mina Leon
-9
Motorola g
Yes
vs
No
Nokia lumia 720

Samsung Galaxy S II I9100 is better than Apple iPhone 4 16GB because...

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Top 19 Reasons for the

Apple iPhone 4 16GB

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S II I9100

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Clearly higher pixel density
326 ppi
vs
218 ppi
49.54% higher pixel density
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586
Significantly higher resolution
960x640 px
vs
800x480 px
1.60x higher resolution
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330
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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281
Direct updates by OS vendor
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.
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Has an IPS screen
Yes
vs
No
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.
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Has a BSI sensor
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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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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Has a serial shot mode
Yes
vs
No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
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Has a built-in HDR mode
Yes
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No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
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Better camera clarity
Yes
vs
No
More detailed camera angle
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It can be used when the screen is=f the screen brakes
Yes
vs
No
I think it exsplanes its self
Matilda Demanski
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Universal Apple Care/Genius Care
Yes
vs
No
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Sizably narrower
58.6 mm
vs
66.1 mm
7.50 mm narrower
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Less body volume
60.6 cm³
vs
70.3 cm³
16.01% less body volume
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Shorter
115.2 mm
vs
125.3 mm
10.10 mm shorter
iOS 7.0
Yes
vs
No
Top 6 Reasons for iOS 7.0
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Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Yes
vs
No
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Supports bookmarks sync across different devices
Yes
vs
No
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You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Yes
vs
No
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Has a child lock
Yes
vs
No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
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You can take a screenshot of your phone's screen
Yes
vs
No
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Has iMessage
Yes
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No
Free texts between iPhones
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Supports slow motion video recording
Yes
vs
No
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Has Airdrop
Yes
vs
No
It lets you quickly and easily share photos, videos, contacts and anything else from any app with a Share button.
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-18
Beautifuly designed
Yes
vs
No
Ios7 was designed to compliment the iphone
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-18
Has iCloud
Yes
vs
No
Sync of Contacts, Photo, Mail, Calendar, Documents all over your iDevices/Mac/PC; Backup, Locate iPhone with Apple ID in any browser; do Backups of apps (WhatsApp,...)
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-19
Less or virtually no virus
Yes
vs
No
RT is still virus prone but only has Windows Defender.
Pavide Darenti
-24
Has smart multitasking
Yes
vs
No
IOS 7 learns when you like to use your apps and can update your content before you launch them. So if you tend to check your favorite social app at 9:00 a.m. every day, your feed will be ready and waiting for you.
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-24
Efficient use of the battery
Yes
vs
No
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Camera lets you shoot photos in square format
Yes
vs
No
Nice looking photos without using an app like instagram
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-28
Consistent application icons
Yes
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No
More aesthetically pleasing
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-29
Marks your frequent locations on the map
Yes
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No
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Shows timestamps in messages app
Yes
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No
You can keep track of your massages easily.
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-34
Unlimited number of apps per folder
Yes
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No
You can organize your apps in the way you want.

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