Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini vs Samsung Galaxy S3

Top Eight Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S3

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Has a radio
Yes
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No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
anonymous
87
Slightly faster uploads
5.8 MBits/s
vs
5.76 MBits/s
0.69% faster uploads
anonymous
84
A bit lighter
120 g
vs
133 g
13 g lighter
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
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Yes
vs
No
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-351
Explicitly narrower
63 mm
vs
70.6 mm
7.60 mm narrower
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-363
A tad less body volume
82.9 cm³
vs
82.94 cm³
0.05% less body volume
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-397
Amply shorter
121.6 mm
vs
136.6 mm
15 mm shorter

Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini is better than Samsung Galaxy S3 because...

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No

Top 17 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S3

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

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1072
Reasonably more battery power
2100 mAh
vs
1500 mAh
40% more battery power
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837
Appreciably faster CPU clock speed
4 x 1.4 GHz
vs
2 x 1 GHz
2.80x faster CPU clock speed
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673
Lots higher pixel density
306 ppi
vs
233 ppi
31.33% higher pixel density
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576
Explicitly higher resolution
1280x720 px
vs
800x480 px
2.40x higher resolution
anonymous
517
Substantially more megapixels (photo)
8 MP
vs
5 MP
1.60x more megapixels (photo)
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472
Bigger screen size
4.8 "
vs
4 "
20% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
285
Considerably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
1.9 MP
vs
0.3 MP
6.33x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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141
Significantly better video recording quality
1080 x 30 fps
vs
720 x 30 fps
1.50x better video recording quality
anonymous
96
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
anonymous
95
Thinner
8.6 mm
vs
9.9 mm
1.30 mm thinner
anonymous
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.
anonymous
55
Has a video light
Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
anonymous
40
Has manual ISO
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
anonymous
28
Has manual white balance
Yes
vs
No
With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
Lily Rose
1
Free Apps on Google Play
Yes
vs
No
Free Apps without having to tamper with your phone.
Vishal Kumar Singh
0
Has a Super AMOLED Plus
Yes
vs
No
This screen has better contrast of colours
Vishal Kumar Singh
0
Better GPU Mali 400mp
Yes
vs
No
S3 has Quad core graphics while Z10 has old Adreno 225 GPU.
Jordan Conkle
0
It's bigger and lighter
Yes
vs
No
Easy to navigate around
Hossam Arafa AbdelRehim
-1
S features
Yes
vs
No
Such as Stay awake, S Voice, Direct call, S Beam, Smart alert, AllShare cast, Pop-up play
Carlos Santiago Tarifa Rey-Stolle
-2
Supports controllers
Yes
vs
No
The system supports usb controllers, so you can play games with real controls instead of the touchscreen
Vishal Kumar Singh
-2
Supports S beam
Yes
vs
No
Can send big sized data files faster through S beam.
Vishal Kumar Singh
-2
Android, so more apps
Yes
vs
No
Android market has 1,000,000 apps available as on July 2013
Jabir Jabirpanthakkan
-2
Has Microsoft Office
Yes
vs
No
This is great if you use your device for work.
Marco Lackovic
-4
Can have a spare battery
Yes
vs
No
Having a spare battery (1) doubles the operating time allowing to use the phone stress-free and its full potential, and (2) makes it possible to use the phone unplugged while charging the other battery on an external charger.
Carlos Santiago Tarifa Rey-Stolle
-8
Has a notification LED
Yes
vs
No
The LED light alerts you to missed notifications
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Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yes
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No
Top 2 Reasons for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
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You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Yes
vs
No
Sudeep Ramachandran
1
Beautiful shape attery backup and clear camera viwith good b
Yes
vs
No

Samsung Galaxy S3 is better than Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini because...

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