27points

Apple iPhone 4S 64GB

26points

Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

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Apple iPhone 4S 64GB vs Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB
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26
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Why is Apple iPhone 4S 64GB better than Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB?

  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 9.4mm narrower
    58.6mmvs68mm
  • 20.8mm shorter
    115.2mmvs136mm
  • Has a BSI sensor
  • Has a CMOS sensor
  • Has a built-in HDR mode
  • 22.86% less body volume
    62.78cm³vs81.3824cm³

Why is Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB better than Apple iPhone 4S 64GB?

  • 23.41% more battery power
    1750mAhvs1418mAh
  • 50% faster CPU speed
    2 x 1.2GHzvs2 x 0.8GHz
  • 32.86% bigger screen size
    4.65"vs3.5"
  • 0.5GB more RAM memory
    1GBvs0.5GB
  • 1.5x higher resolution
    720 x 1280pxvs640 x 960px
  • 4.33x more megapixels (front camera)
    1.3MPvs0.3MP
  • 5g lighter
    135gvs140g
  • Has a removable battery

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

For example

ZTE Axon 10 Pro 5G

2.weight

140g

135g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

3.thickness

9.3mm

8.8mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

58.6mm

68mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.height

115.2mm

136mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

6.volume

62.78cm³

81.38cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

Display

1.resolution

640 x 960px

720 x 1280px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

330ppi

313ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

For example

Vivo X27

4.screen size

3.5"

4.65"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
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Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

6.Has an AMOLED display
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Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

Performance

1.Has integrated graphics
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

2.Has out-of-order execution
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

3.RAM

0.5GB

1GB

Best

Huawei Nova 4

128GB

4.Has dynamic frequency scaling
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Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

5.Has NX bit
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Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.

6.Has TrustZone
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

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).

Cameras

1.megapixels

8MP

5MP

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9

48 & 16 & 12MP

2.front camera megapixels

0.3MP

1.3MP

Best

Huawei Honor 10i

32MP

3.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G

2160 x 60fps

4.has a flash
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Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

5.has a front camera
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

6.has a BSI sensor
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

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.

Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

2.number of microphones

2

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

3.Has a radio
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

For example

Lenovo Z5 Pro 64GB

4.Has dedicated media keys
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

For example

Blu Vivo One Plus (2019)

Battery

1.battery power

1418mAh

1750mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

ZTE Axon 10 Pro 5G

3.has a removable battery
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

4.has a battery level indicator
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB
2.Has offline voice recognition
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Supports Java
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB
4.Is free and open source
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

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.

5.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB
6.Has sharing intents
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

Miscellaneous

1.Has a built-in FM transmitter
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

Built-in FM transmitter allows you to wirelessly stream music from your device to any radio, e.g. in your car, at a predefined frequency.

For example

T-Mobile Doubleshot

2.supports AVCHD format
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

3.has a dedicated Facebook key
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

Whenever the Facebook key lights up contents can be quickly shared by pressing it.

For example

HTC Cha Cha

4.Is a system camera
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Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

5.has or is a prime lens
Apple iPhone 4S 64GB
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB

A prime lens has a fixed focal length. In general, these are sharper, with a wider aperture.

For example

Samsung Ativ SE

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