Samsung Galaxy S3 vs LG Optimus L9

Top 26 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S3

Compared to LG Optimus L9

anonymous
2262
Notably faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.4 GHz
vs
2 x 1 GHz
2.80x faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
1903
Higher pixel density
Comment
306 ppi
vs
245 ppi
24.90% higher pixel density
anonymous
1523
Somewhat bigger screen size
Comment
4.8 "
vs
4.7 "
2.13% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
1383
Measurably more megapixels (photo)
Comment
8 MP
vs
5 MP
1.60x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
1331
Clearly higher resolution
Comment
1280x720 px
vs
960x540 px
1.78x higher resolution
anonymous
1074
Measurably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
1.9 MP
vs
0.3 MP
6.33x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
anonymous
594
A little bit thinner
Comment
8.6 mm
vs
9.1 mm
0.50 mm thinner
anonymous
525
Clearly more internal storage
Comment
16 GB
vs
4 GB
12 GB more internal storage
anonymous
251
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.
anonymous
215
Appreciably more microphone(s)
Comment
2
vs
1
1 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
anonymous
208
Newer Bluetooth version
Comment
4
vs
3
Newer Bluetooth version
anonymous
202
Has a video light
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
anonymous
188
Significantly smaller semiconductor size
Comment
32 nm
vs
45 nm
13 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
anonymous
178
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.
anonymous
159
Has manual ISO
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
anonymous
136
Has a built-in HDR mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
anonymous
112
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.
anonymous
73
Has manual white balance
Comment
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.
Rockingrocking Boy Aakshay
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
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yes
vs
No
Top 2 Reasons for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
anonymous
227
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.
anonymous
77
You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Samsung Exynos 4412
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for Samsung Exynos 4412
anonymous
117
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
anonymous
75
Has NX bit
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
anonymous
71
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
71
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).

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

Yes
vs
No

Top 14 Reasons for the

LG Optimus L9

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S3

anonymous
2809
Somewhat more battery power
Comment
2150 mAh
vs
2100 mAh
2.38% more battery power
anonymous
819
Every pixel has three subpixels.
Comment
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
691
Marginally lighter
Comment
125 g
vs
133 g
8 g lighter
anonymous
480
Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
anonymous
148
Narrower
Comment
68.2 mm
vs
70.6 mm
2.40 mm narrower
anonymous
116
Considerably lower SAR for body (USA)
Comment
1.25 W/kg
vs
1.49 W/kg
0.24 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.
anonymous
107
Measurably lower SAR for head (USA)
Comment
0.28 W/kg
vs
0.55 W/kg
0.27 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.
anonymous
94
Modestly shorter
Comment
131.9 mm
vs
136.6 mm
4.70 mm shorter
anonymous
88
Plays Adobe Flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
anonymous
8
A little less body volume
Comment
81.86 cm³
vs
82.94 cm³
1.32% less body volume
Santiago Espínola
4
Look
Comment
Yes
vs
No
High end look with a classy silver finish in the corner.
Anish Biswas
1
Has an IPS screen
Comment
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.
Santiago Espínola
1
Quick translator
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Just scan a sentence to translate it
Mabuz Saiyajin Montana
1
Cama ra de 8 mega pixeles
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Anish Biswas
0
Support for multi window
Comment
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
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Transferring from PC to Phone is easy and requires no additonal software
Anish Biswas
-1
Android, so more apps
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Android market has 1,000,000 apps available as on July 2013

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

Yes
vs
No

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