Apple iPhone 5SSamsung Galaxy S3
Top 54%12,793 points
Top 54%
Top 53%13,082 points
Top 53%
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2,447 smartphones
1.4" - 91.28"
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Apple iPhone 5S vs Samsung Galaxy S3: 103 facts in comparison

1. battery power

25.24% more battery power.
1570mAh
Gionee M2017: 7000mAh
2100mAh
4372
0

2. total clock speed

53.57% faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 1.3GHz
Vernee Apollo Lite: 10 x 2.7GHz
4 x 1.4GHz
3549
0

3. pixel density

6.54% higher pixel density.
326ppi
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 806ppi
306ppi
2927
0

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4"
Sony Xperia XZs: 1080"
4.8"
2462
0

5. megapixels

0% more megapixels (photo).
8MP
Nokia 808 Pureview: 41MP
8MP
2162
0

6. RAM

0GB more RAM memory.
1GB
Asus Zenfone AR: 8GB
1GB
2115
0

7. resolution

21.11% higher resolution.
640 x 1136px
Sony Xperia XZ Premium: 2560 x 3840px
720 x 1280px
1976
0

8. front camera megapixels

36.84% more megapixels (photo, front camera).
1.2MP
Vivo V5 Plus: 20MP
1.9MP
1803
0

9. has an external memory slot

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.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S3
81% have it
1603
0

10. weight

21g lighter.
112g
Microsoft Nokia 105 Dual SIM: 68.9g
133g
1354
0

11. has branded damage resistant glass

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S3
43% have it
1306
0

12. every pixel has three subpixels

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.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S3
79% have it
1239
0

13. thickness

1mm thinner.
7.6mm
Asus Zenfone AR: 4.6mm
8.6mm
1170
0

14. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S3
41% have it
1165
0

15. internal storage

48GB more internal storage.
64GB
Huawei P10 Plus: 256GB
16GB
925
0

16. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S3
91% have it
791
0

17. download speed

4.76x faster downloads.
100MBits/s
Sony Xperia XZ Premium: 1024MBits/s
21MBits/s
755
0

18. Is DLNA certified

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.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S3
39% have it
711
0

19. video recording

0% better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps
Allview X2 Soul Xtreme: 2176 x 60fps
1080 x 30fps
662
0

20. has an IPS screen

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.
Apple iPhone 5S
52% have it
645
0

21. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S3
41% have it
635
0

22. width

12mm narrower.
58.6mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
70.6mm
586
1

23. Has a dual-tone LED flash

A dual-tone LED flash has led lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better colour balance to photos and videos.
Apple iPhone 5S
23% have it
579
0

24. height

12.8mm shorter.
123.8mm
Motorola FlipOut: 67mm
136.6mm
515
1

25. 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.
2.2f
Oppo R9s: 1.7f
2.6f
481
0

26. The browser has word wrap

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S3(Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16))
81% have it
471
0

27. Has a fingerprint scanner

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
Apple iPhone 5S
20% have it
428
0

28. Bluetooth version

0 newer Bluetooth version.
4
LG G6: 5
4
398
0

29. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3
Huawei Mate 9 Pro: 4
2
389
0

30. has a BSI sensor

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.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S3
36% have it
383
0

31. 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 5S
Samsung Galaxy S3(Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16))
75% have it
365
0

32. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S3
25% have it
364
0

33. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
28nm
Lenovo ZUK Edge: 14nm
32nm
358
0

34. Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics

Apple iPhone 5S(iOS 7.0)
64% have it
358
0

35. 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 5S
Samsung Galaxy S3(Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16))
84% have it
356
0

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