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Samsung Galaxy S3 vs Motorola Moto X

Top Ten Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S3

Compared to Motorola Moto X

anonymous
1660
Clearly faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.4 GHz
vs
2 x 1.7 GHz
1.65x faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
1078
Marginally 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
786
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
532
Has a removable battery
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
anonymous
376
Thinner
Comment
8.6 mm
vs
10.4 mm
1.80 mm thinner
anonymous
147
Has a video light
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
Paweł Sapek
5
Supports NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NFC enables wireless payments through your device. You can also connect two NFC enabled devices just by touching them with each other.
anonymous
-128
Slightly less body volume
Comment
82.94 cm³
vs
87.8 cm³
5.86% less body volume
Samsung Exynos 4412
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for Samsung Exynos 4412
anonymous
48
Measurably more CPU threads
Comment
4
vs
2
2 more CPU threads. More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
ARM Mali 400 MP4
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for ARM Mali 400 MP4
anonymous
103
Significantly faster GPU clock speed
Comment
533 MHz
vs
400 MHz
133 MHz faster GPU clock speed. The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

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

Yes
vs
No

Top 42 Reasons for the

Motorola Moto X

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S3

anonymous
2176
A little more battery power
Comment
2200 mAh
vs
2100 mAh
4.76% more battery power
anonymous
1382
A little higher pixel density
Comment
312 ppi
vs
306 ppi
1.96% higher pixel density
Fazle Qadir Chimthanawala
1
*Ok Google Now" Featurenew
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Phone can totally be controlled by voice.
anonymous
1191
Lots more RAM memory
Comment
2 GB
vs
1 GB
1 GB more RAM memory
anonymous
990
Substantially more megapixels (photo)
Comment
10 MP
vs
8 MP
25% more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
702
Much more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
2 MP
vs
1.9 MP
5.26% more megapixel (photo, front camera)
anonymous
455
Measurably faster downloads
Comment
100 MBits/s
vs
21 MBits/s
4.76x faster downloads
anonymous
401
Somewhat lighter
Comment
130 g
vs
133 g
3 g lighter
anonymous
332
Significantly better video recording quality
Comment
1080 x 60 fps
vs
1080 x 30 fps
2x better video recording quality
anonymous
325
Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Comment
Yes
vs
No
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
anonymous
160
Has manual exposure
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
anonymous
152
Distinctly faster uploads
Comment
50 MBits/s
vs
5.76 MBits/s
8.68x faster uploads
anonymous
141
Clearly 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
118
Has manual focus
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the focus.
Saurabh Medade
16
Has active notification screen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It automatically shows on screen notification when you flip or take the phone out of your pocket. it does not affect the battery as it lights only some LEDs!
Bhargav Reddy
15
Has moto x8 chipset
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The X8 is actually a software-optimized dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro clocked at [url] This system-on-a-chip (SoC) has a quad-core Adreno 320 GPU (so were at six cores so far).The other two cores for language and contextual processes
Iain Searcy
13
Assist
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Car: Automatically read texts out loud. Meeting: Silence phone at time of meeting on calendar. Sleep: Silence phone for sleep hours unless favorite calls or someone tries to ring twice.
Pavide Darenti
13
It comes in different colours
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Fully customizable cover
Saurabh Medade
8
Camera Short Cut
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It launches the camera directly if you twist your wrist twice even if the device is locked!
Kyle Miz
6
Smart Features
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The Moto X has Touchless Control, Active Display and the camera shortcut.
Paul Campos
6
Customizable
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Can get the phone customized to your liking vs only a few color options.
Pavide Darenti
2
Case highly customizable
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Before to buy it, you can customize the case with the desired material (Glossy / mate) or picture / background chosen by you. Posibility to add a personal photo.
Kyle Miz
2
Size
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The Moto X has a bigger 4.7 inch screen but is only a tiny bit bigger in size than the iPhone which has a 4 inch screen
Beni Mechner
1
Smaller Screen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A smaller more portable screen.
anonymous
-54
A lot narrower
Comment
65.3 mm
vs
70.6 mm
5.30 mm narrower
anonymous
-149
Shorter
Comment
129.3 mm
vs
136.6 mm
7.30 mm shorter
Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yes
vs
No
Top 5 Reasons for Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
anonymous
351
Supports 4K resolution
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
anonymous
207
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
112
Is a multi-user system
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Karthik Thangavelu
5
Has Google now which is better than SIRI
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Karthik Thangavelu
2
Has a lot of customization options
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960DT
Yes
vs
No
Top 3 Reasons for Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960DT
anonymous
81
Clearly higher ram speed
Comment
500 MHz
vs
400 MHz
100 MHz higher ram speed. It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
anonymous
70
Has integrated LTE
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.
anonymous
63
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.
Qualcomm Adreno 320 (400MHz)
Yes
vs
No
Top 4 Reasons for Qualcomm Adreno 320 (400MHz)
anonymous
63
Appreciably higher floating-point performance
Comment
0.057 TFLOPS
vs
0.02 TFLOPS
0.04 TFLOPS higher floating-point performance. Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.
anonymous
47
Substantially higher pixel rate
Comment
3.2 GPixel/s
vs
0.5 GPixel/s
2.70 GPixel/s higher pixel rate. The number of pixels that can be rendered to the screen every second.
anonymous
37
Newer version of OpenGL ES
Comment
3
vs
2
Newer version of OpenGL ES. OpenGL ES is used for games on mobile devices such as smartphones. Newer versions support better graphics.
anonymous
37
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.
Qualcomm Krait 300
Yes
vs
No
Top 4 Reasons for Qualcomm Krait 300
anonymous
47
Substantially wider front-end
Comment
3
vs
2
1 wider front-end. The CPU can decode more instructions per clock (IPC), meaning that the CPU performs better
anonymous
47
Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
anonymous
34
Clearly more bits executed at a time
Comment
128
vs
64
64 more bits executed at a time. NEON provides acceleration for media processing, such as listening to MP3s.
anonymous
33
Distinctly 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.

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