Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini vs LG Optimus L9

Top 13 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

Compared to LG Optimus L9

anonymous
157
Considerably more internal storage
16 GB
vs
4 GB
12 GB more internal storage
anonymous
95
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.
anonymous
90
A tad lighter
120 g
vs
125 g
5 g lighter
anonymous
89
Somewhat faster uploads
5.8 MBits/s
vs
5.76 MBits/s
0.69% faster uploads
anonymous
84
Sizably 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.
anonymous
76
Distinctly more microphone(s)
2
vs
1
1 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
anonymous
75
Newer Bluetooth version
4
vs
3
Newer Bluetooth version
anonymous
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.
anonymous
55
Has a built-in HDR mode
Yes
vs
No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Mesfar Mahdi
5
Has 60 fps video
Yes
vs
No
Galaxy s4 has 30fps
Mesfar Mahdi
4
Better design
Yes
vs
No
It has a better design, it feels like a leather in hand.
Ivan Iemma
-4
Mucha mas facha
Yes
vs
No
Qu Setia Menanti
-8
J
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
-348
Plenty narrower
63 mm
vs
68.2 mm
5.20 mm narrower
anonymous
-393
Shorter
121.6 mm
vs
131.9 mm
10.30 mm shorter

Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini is better than LG Optimus L9 because...

Yes
vs
No

Top Twelve Reasons for the

LG Optimus L9

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

anonymous
1095
Considerably more battery power
2150 mAh
vs
1500 mAh
43.33% more battery power
anonymous
687
A bit higher pixel density
245 ppi
vs
233 ppi
5.15% higher pixel density
anonymous
585
Measurably higher resolution
960x540 px
vs
800x480 px
35% higher resolution
anonymous
485
Bigger screen size
4.7 "
vs
4 "
17.50% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
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.
anonymous
147
Considerably better video recording quality
1080 x 30 fps
vs
720 x 30 fps
1.50x better video recording quality
anonymous
99
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
anonymous
98
A tad thinner
9.1 mm
vs
9.9 mm
0.80 mm thinner
Santiago Espínola
3
Look
Yes
vs
No
High end look with a classy silver finish in the corner.
Santiago Espínola
1
Quick translator
Yes
vs
No
Just scan a sentence to translate it
Anish Biswas
1
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.
Anish Biswas
0
Support for multi window
Yes
vs
No
Has QSlide, Lg's native app which can run some specific applications in multiple windows
Anish Biswas
-1
Mass storage can be enabled
Yes
vs
No
Transferring from PC to Phone is easy and requires no additonal software
Anish Biswas
-2
Android, so more apps
Yes
vs
No
Android market has 1,000,000 apps available as on July 2013
anonymous
-360
Somewhat less body volume
81.86 cm³
vs
82.9 cm³
1.27% less body volume

LG Optimus L9 is better than Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini because...

Yes
vs
No

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