Samsung Galaxy S4 Nexus vs LG Nexus 4

Top 16 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S4 Nexus

Compared to LG Nexus 4

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1081
More battery power
2600 mAh
vs
2100 mAh
23.81% more battery power
anonymous
844
Plenty faster CPU clock speed
4 x 1.9 GHz
vs
4 x 1.5 GHz
26.67% faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
678
A lot higher pixel density
441 ppi
vs
318 ppi
38.68% higher pixel density
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579
Vastly higher resolution
1920x1080 px
vs
1280x768 px
2.11x higher resolution
anonymous
520
Substantially more megapixels (photo)
13 MP
vs
8 MP
1.63x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
476
A little bigger screen size
5 "
vs
4.7 "
6.38% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
449
Has an external memory slot
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
290
Considerably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
2 MP
vs
1.3 MP
1.54x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
anonymous
246
Has a removable battery
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
anonymous
237
Measurably faster downloads
100 MBits/s
vs
42 MBits/s
2.38x faster downloads
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185
Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
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
96
Thinner
7.9 mm
vs
9.1 mm
1.20 mm thinner
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88
Clearly faster uploads
50 MBits/s
vs
5.76 MBits/s
8.68x faster uploads
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86
A bit lighter
130 g
vs
139 g
9 g lighter
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29
Supports ANT+
Yes
vs
No
ANT+ is a wireless protocol similar to Bluetooth Smart, and is very power efficient. It is mainly used for fitness monitoring devices such as heart rate monitors and cadence sensors to connect to other devices, eg. sports watches, smartphones and cycling computers.
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-361
Sizably less body volume
75.32 cm³
vs
110 cm³
46.04% less body volume

Samsung Galaxy S4 Nexus is better than LG Nexus 4 because...

Yes
vs
No

Top Nine Reasons for the

LG Nexus 4

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S4 Nexus

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322
Every pixel has three subpixels
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
154
Measurably more internal storage
32 GB
vs
16 GB
16 GB more internal storage
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107
Has an IPS screen
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.
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64
Clearly lower SAR for body (USA)
1.27 W/kg
vs
1.55 W/kg
0.28 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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56
Measurably lower SAR for head (USA)
0.55 W/kg
vs
0.85 W/kg
0.30 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.
Anna Maria Priolo
23
Is a SlimPort device
Yes
vs
No
With SlimPort you can view HD content on a TV or monitor, by connecting it to the devices micro USB port.
Alexxa Cuellar
2
Has a built-in HDR mode plus geotag
Yes
vs
No
Add your GPS location to your phone plus you can turn it on or off , same goes for [url] swipe from the top when in your in camera mode and select setting
Remy Dovers
-1
Soft volume buttons
Yes
vs
No
Less abrasive than the ceramic upgrade on the Nexus 5
Aiden Richardson
-2
Has glass back
Yes
vs
No
A glass back looks nice
Sri Hari Vishal
-4
Its flash is better than iphone 5s's dual flash
Yes
vs
No
David Roberto
-9
Lasts for up to 30mins in 5ft of water
Yes
vs
No
Minimizes breakage caused by water damage
David Harabagiu
-13
It's a nexus
Yes
vs
No
Nuff said
Alexxa Cuellar
-15
Nice rubber back
Yes
vs
No
Shivan Tee
-23
Best camera app
Yes
vs
No
With cool panorama feature
Tal Peleg
-26
It's cheaper
Yes
vs
No
Because it's older
anonymous
-350
A shade narrower
68.7 mm
vs
69.8 mm
1.10 mm narrower
anonymous
-395
Modestly shorter
133.9 mm
vs
136.6 mm
2.70 mm shorter

LG Nexus 4 is better than Samsung Galaxy S4 Nexus because...

Yes
vs
No

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