Samsung Galaxy S3 vs Apple iPad 3

Top 37 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S3

Compared to Apple iPad 3

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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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687
Higher pixel density
306 ppi
vs
264 ppi
15.91% higher pixel density
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536
Distinctly more megapixels (photo)
8 MP
vs
5 MP
1.60x more megapixels (photo)
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456
Has an external memory slot
Yes
vs
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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349
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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Clearly more megapixel (photo, front camera)
1.9 MP
vs
0.3 MP
6.33x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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251
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
Significantly faster downloads
21 MBits/s
vs
14.4 MBits/s
45.83% faster downloads
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206
Has NFC
Yes
vs
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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190
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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99
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
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98
A shade thinner
8.6 mm
vs
9.4 mm
0.80 mm thinner
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91
Significantly lighter
133 g
vs
652 g
519 g lighter
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84
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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65
Has a flash
Yes
vs
No
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
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62
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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58
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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56
Has a serial shot mode
Yes
vs
No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
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44
Has manual ISO
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
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40
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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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.
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24
Can create panoramas in-camera
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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1
Free Apps on Google Play
Yes
vs
No
Free Apps without having to tamper with your phone.
Humairaa Alii
1
The iphone 4 has a lot of bugs and glitches
Yes
vs
No
I have got an iphone, had it for 3 months, after i downloaded an app the phone switched off, it was Fully charged, i switched it on and it wouldnt let me slide the lock screen!
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Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yes
vs
No
Top 9 Reasons for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
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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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147
Plays Adobe Flash
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
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129
The browser has word wrap
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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Has free navigation software
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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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
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11
Has turn by turn directions
Yes
vs
No
The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
Johann Hofmann
7
Is open source software
Yes
vs
No
Open Source Software makes the world a better place.
Sudeep Ramachandran
1
Beautiful shape attery backup and clear camera viwith good b
Yes
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No
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Motorola g
Yes
vs
No
Nokia lumia 720
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-22
Best Facebook Messenger app with chat heads
Yes
vs
No
The Android Facebook Messenger app has an intuitive and fast interface with so called chat heads lying above other apps (in contrast to the Facebook Messenger app of other OSes).

Samsung Galaxy S3 is better than Apple iPad 3 because...

Yes
vs
No

Top Eight Reasons for the

Apple iPad 3

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S3

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Noticeably higher resolution
2048x1536 px
vs
1280x720 px
3.41x higher resolution
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58
Explicitly bigger screen size
9.7 "
vs
4.8 "
2.02x bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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54
Distinctly more battery power
11560 mAh
vs
2100 mAh
5.50x more battery power
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32
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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32
Distinctly more internal storage
64 GB
vs
16 GB
48 GB more internal storage
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31
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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27
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.
iOS 5.0
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for iOS 5.0
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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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-9
Has iMessage
Yes
vs
No
Free texts between iPhones
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-24
Efficient use of the battery
Yes
vs
No
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-28
Consistent application icons
Yes
vs
No
More aesthetically pleasing

Apple iPad 3 is better than Samsung Galaxy S3 because...

Yes
vs
No

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