Samsung Galaxy S3 vs Motorola DROID RAZR MAXX

Top 24 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S3

Compared to Motorola DROID RAZR MAXX

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Significantly faster CPU clock speed
4 x 1.4 GHz
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2 x 1.2 GHz
2.33x faster CPU clock speed
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Higher pixel density
306 ppi
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256 ppi
19.53% higher pixel density
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Distinctly higher resolution
1280x720 px
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960x540 px
1.78x higher resolution
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Bigger screen size
4.8 "
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4.3 "
11.63% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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Distinctly more megapixel (photo, front camera)
1.9 MP
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1.3 MP
46.15% more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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Has a removable battery
Yes
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No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
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Has NFC
Yes
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No
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
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Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yes
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No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
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Somewhat thinner
8.6 mm
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9 mm
0.40 mm thinner
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Has a BSI sensor
Yes
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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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Measurably faster uploads
5.76 MBits/s
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3.1 MBits/s
1.86x faster uploads
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Marginally lighter
133 g
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145 g
12 g lighter
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Appreciably smaller semiconductor size
32 nm
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45 nm
13 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
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Has a CMOS sensor
Yes
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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 video light
Yes
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No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
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Has a serial shot mode
Yes
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No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
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Noticeably lower SAR for head (USA)
0.55 W/kg
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1.45 W/kg
0.90 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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Has a gyroscope
Yes
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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.
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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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Has manual ISO
Yes
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No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
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Has manual white balance
Yes
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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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Free Apps on Google Play
Yes
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No
Free Apps without having to tamper with your phone.
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Has a Super AMOLED Plus
Yes
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No
This screen has better contrast of colours
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Better GPU Mali 400mp
Yes
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No
S3 has Quad core graphics while Z10 has old Adreno 225 GPU.
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It's bigger and lighter
Yes
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No
Easy to navigate around
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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
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No
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Top Seven Reasons for the

Motorola DROID RAZR MAXX

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S3

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Noticeably more battery power
3300 mAh
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2100 mAh
1.57x more battery power
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Significantly faster downloads
42 MBits/s
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21 MBits/s
2x faster downloads
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Has a HDMI output
Yes
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No
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
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Significantly lower SAR for body (USA)
0.71 W/kg
vs
1.49 W/kg
0.78 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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A little bit narrower
68.9 mm
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70.6 mm
1.70 mm narrower
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Slightly less body volume
81 cm³
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82.94 cm³
2.40% less body volume
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A little shorter
130.7 mm
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136.6 mm
5.90 mm shorter

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