Samsung Galaxy S3 vs Nokia Lumia 900
Top 37 Reasons for the
Samsung Galaxy S3
Compared to Nokia Lumia 900
More battery power
14.75% more battery power
Considerably faster CPU clock speed
4 x 1.4 GHz
1 x 1.4 GHz
4x faster CPU clock speed
Higher pixel density
21.43% higher pixel density
Plenty more RAM memory
0.50 GB more RAM memory
Bigger screen size
11.63% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
Sizably higher resolution
2.40x higher resolution
Has an external memory slot
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.
Measurably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
1.90x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Has a removable battery
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
26 g lighter
2.80 mm thinner
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Is DLNA certified
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.
Explicitly better video recording quality
1080 x 30 fps
720 x 30 fps
1.50x better video recording quality
Has a BSI sensor
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.
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Newer Bluetooth version
Newer Bluetooth version
Clearly smaller semiconductor size
13 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
Has a CMOS sensor
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.
Has a serial shot mode
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Has a built-in HDR mode
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Notably lower SAR for head (USA)
0.74 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.
Considerably lower SAR for head (EU)
1.12 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.
NFC enables wireless payments through your device. You can also connect two NFC enabled devices just by touching them with each other.
Modestly less body volume
8.51% less body volume
Samsung Galaxy S3 is better than Nokia Lumia 900 because...
Top Nine Reasons for the
Nokia Lumia 900
Compared to Samsung Galaxy S3
Direct updates by OS vendor
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
Substantially faster downloads
2.38x faster downloads
Has a radio
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
Has a flash w/ dual-LEDs
Two LEDs are brighter than flashes with just one LED.
Clearly faster uploads
4.34x faster uploads
Clearly lower SAR for body (USA)
0.54 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.
A little bit narrower
2 mm narrower
8.80 mm shorter