Samsung Galaxy S3 vs Motorola Moto G

Top 23 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S3

Compared to Motorola Moto G

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3091
Modestly more battery power
Comment
2100 mAh
vs
2070 mAh
1.45% more battery power
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2502
Faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.4 GHz
vs
4 x 1.2 GHz
16.67% faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
1711
A tad bigger screen size
Comment
4.8 "
vs
4.5 "
6.67% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
1529
Vastly more megapixels (photo)
Comment
8 MP
vs
5 MP
1.60x more megapixels (photo)
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1197
Vastly more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
1.9 MP
vs
1.3 MP
46.15% more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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1183
Has an external memory slot
Comment
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.
anonymous
849
Has a removable battery
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
anonymous
815
A shade lighter
Comment
133 g
vs
143 g
10 g lighter
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695
Lots thinner
Comment
8.6 mm
vs
11.6 mm
3 mm thinner
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515
Is DLNA certified
Comment
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.
anonymous
470
Distinctly better video recording quality
Comment
1080 x 30 fps
vs
720 x 30 fps
1.50x better video recording quality
anonymous
407
Has NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
anonymous
276
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
225
Has a video light
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
anonymous
194
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
178
Has manual ISO
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
anonymous
108
Sizably lower SAR for head (USA)
Comment
0.55 W/kg
vs
1.17 W/kg
0.62 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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89
Measurably lower SAR for head (EU)
Comment
0.21 W/kg
vs
0.79 W/kg
0.58 W/kg lower SAR for head (EU). 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 2.0 W/kg in the EU.
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43
Less body volume
Comment
82.94 cm³
vs
99.3 cm³
19.73% less body volume
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
Drini Nosi
1
Has Radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Jadian JaJa Clarke
1
Body has perfect size–not too big
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The size is much bigger ,which can be suitable or unsuitable.
Samsung Exynos 4412
Yes
vs
No
Top 0 Reasons for Samsung Exynos 4412
ARM Mali 400 MP4
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for ARM Mali 400 MP4
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269
Notably faster GPU clock speed
Comment
533 MHz
vs
450 MHz
83 MHz faster GPU clock speed. The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Samsung Galaxy S3 is better than Motorola Moto G because...

Yes
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No

Top 21 Reasons for the

Motorola Moto G

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S3

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2116
A tad higher pixel density
Comment
329 ppi
vs
306 ppi
7.52% higher pixel density
anonymous
907
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
543
Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
anonymous
465
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.
anonymous
226
Way narrower
Comment
65.9 mm
vs
70.6 mm
4.70 mm narrower
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221
Has manual exposure
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
anonymous
216
Notably smaller semiconductor size
Comment
28 nm
vs
32 nm
4 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
anonymous
170
A tad shorter
Comment
129.9 mm
vs
136.6 mm
6.70 mm shorter
anonymous
121
Vastly lower SAR for body (USA)
Comment
1.06 W/kg
vs
1.49 W/kg
0.43 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.
Mario Núñez
9
Pure Android experience
Comment
Yes
vs
No
As Google intended it to be.
Dhrumil Bhavsar
6
Slow motion video recording
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Gautham Krishna K
3
Cheap but effecient
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It goes off on a very reasonable price but has incredible specs
Harutyun Rehanyan
1
Battery lasts three days!
Comment
Yes
vs
No
One day at 98% battery I turned on the battery saver for the Moto G, and for the next three days (I gamed on it for about 1 hour a day and about 30 minutes of call per day) but of course I turned it off before going to bed and turned it on in mornin
Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yes
vs
No
Top 3 Reasons for Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
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649
Supports 4K resolution
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
anonymous
331
Is a multi-user system
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
282
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8226 (1.2GHz)
Yes
vs
No
Top 0 Reasons for Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8226 (1.2GHz)
ARM Cortex-A7
Yes
vs
No
Top 2 Reasons for ARM Cortex-A7
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109
Has dynamic frequency scaling
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.
anonymous
44
Vastly newer version of VFP
Comment
4
vs
3
1 newer version of VFP. Vector Floating-Point (VFP) is used by the processor to deliver increased performance in areas such as digital imaging.
Qualcomm Adreno 305
Yes
vs
No
Top 3 Reasons for Qualcomm Adreno 305
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152
A lot higher floating-point performance
Comment
0.0216 TFLOPS
vs
0.02 TFLOPS
0 TFLOPS higher floating-point performance. Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.
anonymous
99
Distinctly higher pixel rate
Comment
0.8 GPixel/s
vs
0.5 GPixel/s
0.30 GPixel/s higher pixel rate. The number of pixels that can be rendered to the screen every second.
anonymous
59
Newer version of OpenVG
Comment
3
vs
1.1
Newer version of OpenVG. OpenVG is used to improve the rendering of 2D graphics on mobile devices, for example the user interface (UI) on a smartphone.

Motorola Moto G is better than Samsung Galaxy S3 because...

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