Samsung Galaxy S4 Nexus vs LG Nexus 4

Top 25 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S4 Nexus

Compared to LG Nexus 4

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More battery power
Comment
2600 mAh
vs
2100 mAh
23.81% more battery power
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2175
Much faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.9 GHz
vs
4 x 1.5 GHz
26.67% faster CPU clock speed
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1834
Way higher pixel density
Comment
441 ppi
vs
318 ppi
38.68% higher pixel density
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1453
A little bit bigger screen size
Comment
5 "
vs
4.7 "
6.38% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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Significantly more megapixels (photo)
Comment
13 MP
vs
8 MP
1.63x more megapixels (photo)
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Sizably higher resolution
Comment
1920x1080 px
vs
1280x768 px
2.11x higher resolution
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1047
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
1026
Considerably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
2 MP
vs
1.3 MP
1.54x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
anonymous
732
Has a removable battery
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
anonymous
656
A shade lighter
Comment
130 g
vs
139 g
9 g lighter
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562
Thinner
Comment
7.9 mm
vs
9.1 mm
1.20 mm thinner
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541
Significantly faster downloads
Comment
100 MBits/s
vs
42 MBits/s
2.38x faster downloads
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374
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.
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192
Supports ANT+
Comment
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.
anonymous
175
Considerably faster uploads
Comment
50 MBits/s
vs
5.76 MBits/s
8.68x faster uploads
anonymous
151
Has a serial shot mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
anonymous
-11
Measurably less body volume
Comment
75.32 cm³
vs
110 cm³
46.04% less body volume
Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064AB
Yes
vs
No
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187
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.
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109
Has integrated graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
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91
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.
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89
Higher GeekBench result
Comment
871
vs
492
Higher GeekBench result. This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2014)
Qualcomm Krait 300
Yes
vs
No
Top 4 Reasons for Qualcomm Krait 300
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70
Has NX bit
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
anonymous
66
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.
anonymous
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).
anonymous
66
Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.

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

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No

Top Nine Reasons for the

LG Nexus 4

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S4 Nexus

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787
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
500
Appreciably more internal storage
Comment
32 GB
vs
16 GB
16 GB more internal storage
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407
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.
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123
Somewhat narrower
Comment
68.7 mm
vs
69.8 mm
1.10 mm narrower
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114
Significantly lower SAR for body (USA)
Comment
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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106
Considerably lower SAR for head (USA)
Comment
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.
anonymous
66
Modestly shorter
Comment
133.9 mm
vs
136.6 mm
2.70 mm shorter
Anna Maria Priolo
48
Is a SlimPort device
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With SlimPort you can view HD content on a TV or monitor, by connecting it to the devices micro USB port.
Riadh Ferah
4
It was made by Google!
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Gives it an edge on gapps

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

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No

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