Samsung Galaxy S3 vs Nokia Lumia 900

Top 37 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S3

Compared to Nokia Lumia 900

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More battery power
Comment
2100 mAh
vs
1830 mAh
14.75% more battery power
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Appreciably faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.4 GHz
vs
1 x 1.4 GHz
4x faster CPU clock speed
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Higher pixel density
Comment
306 ppi
vs
252 ppi
21.43% higher pixel density
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Bigger screen size
Comment
4.8 "
vs
4.3 "
11.63% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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Lots more RAM memory
Comment
1 GB
vs
0.5 GB
0.50 GB more RAM memory
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Vastly higher resolution
Comment
1280x720 px
vs
800x480 px
2.40x higher resolution
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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.
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Considerably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
1.9 MP
vs
1 MP
1.90x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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Has a removable battery
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
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Lighter
Comment
133 g
vs
159 g
26 g lighter
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Way thinner
Comment
8.6 mm
vs
11.4 mm
2.80 mm thinner
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464
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.
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407
Appreciably better video recording quality
Comment
1080 x 30 fps
vs
720 x 30 fps
1.50x better video recording quality
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Has NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
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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.
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Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Comment
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
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201
Newer Bluetooth version
Comment
4
vs
2.1
Newer Bluetooth version
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Notably 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.
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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.
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Has a serial shot mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
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Has a built-in HDR mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
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Appreciably lower SAR for head (USA)
Comment
0.55 W/kg
vs
1.29 W/kg
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.
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Noticeably lower SAR for head (EU)
Comment
0.21 W/kg
vs
1.33 W/kg
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.
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Good pic capture at night
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It has better camera at night
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Zero Shutter Lag
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This means photos are much more sharper and can be taken in less than 0.5 seconds
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Slightly less body volume
Comment
82.94 cm³
vs
90 cm³
8.51% less body volume
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yes
vs
No
Top 7 Reasons for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
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The browser has word wrap
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
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Is free and open source
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.
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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.
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Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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Supports Java
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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Helps tracking the current position of a mobile device
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Samsung Exynos 4412
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for Samsung Exynos 4412
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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
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Has NX bit
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
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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.
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66
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 Nokia Lumia 900 because...

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No

Top Nine Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 900

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S3

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560
Direct updates by OS vendor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
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Clearly faster downloads
Comment
50 MBits/s
vs
21 MBits/s
2.38x faster downloads
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Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
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Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
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Has a dual-LED flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dual-led flash has led lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.
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Appreciably faster uploads
Comment
25 MBits/s
vs
5.76 MBits/s
4.34x faster uploads
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A tad narrower
Comment
68.6 mm
vs
70.6 mm
2 mm narrower
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Noticeably lower SAR for body (USA)
Comment
0.95 W/kg
vs
1.49 W/kg
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.
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Shorter
Comment
127.8 mm
vs
136.6 mm
8.80 mm shorter

Nokia Lumia 900 is better than Samsung Galaxy S3 because...

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No

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