26points

Apple iPhone 4S

38points

Samsung Galaxy S3

Apple iPhone 4S
Comparison winner
Samsung Galaxy S3
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112 facts in comparison

Apple iPhone 4S vs Samsung Galaxy S3

Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3
26
points
Apple iPhone 4S
38
points
Samsung Galaxy S3

Why is Apple iPhone 4S better than Samsung Galaxy S3?

  • 7.84% higher pixel density
    330ppivs306ppi
  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
    ?
  • 7.69% wider aperture at minimum focal length
    ?

    f/2.40 vs2.6f
  • Has an IPS screen
    ?
  • 12mm narrower
    58.6mmvs70.6mm
  • 21.4mm shorter
    115.2mmvs136.6mm
  • Has a child lock
    ?
  • Has dynamic frequency scaling
    ?

Why is Samsung Galaxy S3 better than Apple iPhone 4S?

  • 48.1% more battery power
    2100mAhvs1418mAh
  • 4x faster CPU speed
    4 x 1.6GHzvs2 x 0.8GHz
  • 0.5GB more RAM memory
    1GBvs0.5GB
  • 1.5x higher resolution
    720 x 1280pxvs640 x 960px
  • 37.14% bigger screen size
    ?

    4.8"vs3.5"
  • 6.33x more megapixels (front camera)
    1.9MPvs0.3MP
  • Has branded damage-resistant glass
    ?
  • Has an external memory slot
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.Is dustproof and water-resistant
?

The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.

For example

Google Pixel 4 XL 64GB

Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3
2.weight
?

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

140g

133g

3.thickness
?

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

9.3mm

8.6mm

4.height
?

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

115.2mm

136.6mm

5.width
?

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

58.6mm

70.6mm

6.volume
?

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

62.78cm³

82.94cm³

Display

1.resolution
?

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

640 x 960px

720 x 1280px

2.pixel density
?

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

330ppi

306ppi

3.has branded damage-resistant glass
?

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

Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3
4.screen size
?

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

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

3.5"

4.8"

5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

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.

Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3
6.has an IPS screen
?

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs.

Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3

Performance

1.floating-point performance
?

Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.

Best

Lenovo A6600

0.81 TFLOPS

0.01 TFLOPS (Apple A5 APL0498)

0.02 TFLOPS (Samsung Exynos 4412)

2.GPU clock speed
?

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Doogee Mix 2

1000MHz

200MHz (Apple A5 APL0498)

533MHz (Samsung Exynos 4412)

3.RAM speed
?

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Honor 20S (128GB / 6GB RAM)

4266MHz

400MHz (Apple A5 APL0498)

400MHz (Samsung Exynos 4412)

4.CPU speed
?

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

8 x 2.6GHz

2 x 0.8GHz (Apple A5 APL0498)

4 x 1.6GHz (Samsung Exynos 4412)

5.RAM
?

Best

Realme X2 Pro

12GB

0.5GB

1GB

6.CPU threads
?

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Vivo Y12 (64GB / 3GB RAM)

8

2 (Apple A5 APL0498)

4 (Samsung Exynos 4412)

Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Xiaomi Mi Mix Alpha

108 & 20 & 12MP

8MP

8MP

2.megapixels (front camera)
?

Best

Vivo V17 Pro

32 & 8MP

0.3MP

1.9MP

3.video recording (main camera)
?

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

Realme X2 Pro

2160 x 60fps

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 30fps

4.widest aperture
?

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB / 6GB RAM)

2.2 & 1.2f

f/2.40

f/2.60

5.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
?

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3
6.has a flash
?

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

Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3

Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

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

Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3
2.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Asus ROG Phone II 256GB

4

2

2

3.Has a radio
?

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

Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3
4.Has dedicated media keys
?

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

For example

Samsung Galaxy A10s Dual SIM

Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3

Battery

1.battery power
?

Best

Energizer Power Max P18K Pop

18000mAh

1418mAh

2100mAh

2.has wireless charging
?

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

For example

Google Pixel 4 XL 64GB

Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3
3.has a removable battery
?

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

Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3
5.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3

Features

1.Supports Java
Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3
2.Is free and open source
?

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.

Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3
3.Has offline voice recognition
?

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

Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3
4.download speed
?

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9 Pro

2048MBits/s

14.4MBits/s

21MBits/s

5.Supports widgets
?

You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.

Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3
6.Has sharing intents
?

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.

Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3

Miscellaneous

1.Has a built-in FM transmitter
?

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

Fujitsu Arrows Z

Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3
2.exposure time
?

When the camera shutter is open for a long time, more light is absorbed by the sensor. You can use this slow shutter speed to produce vivid night time photography, or capture the trajectory of moving objects such as motorway traffic.

Best

Oppo Find 7a

30s

0.07s

1s

3.has a 24p cinema mode
?

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3
4.supports AVCHD format
?

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

Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3
5.power-on delay
?

It takes less time for the camera to turn on and take a first picture.

Best

Apple iPhone 5C

0.84s

1.4s

0.99s

6.has a dedicated Facebook key
?

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

For example

Apple iPhone 3GS

Apple iPhone 4S
Samsung Galaxy S3

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