38points

Google Nexus 4

81points

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

Google Nexus 4
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Google Nexus 4 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

Why is Google Nexus 4 better than Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 30g lighter
    139gvs169g
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 5.2mm narrower
    68.7mmvs73.9mm
  • 19.6mm shorter
    133.9mmvs153.5mm
  • Shoots 360° panorama

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820) better than Google Nexus 4?

  • 1.67x more battery power
    3500mAhvs2100mAh
  • 43.33% faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.15GHzvs4 x 1.5GHz
  • 1.63x higher pixel density
    518ppivs318ppi
  • 21.28% bigger screen size
    5.7"vs4.7"
  • 2GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs2GB
  • 1.5x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MPvs8MP
  • 3.75x higher resolution
    1440 x 2560pxvs768 x 1280px
  • 3.85x more megapixels (front camera)
    5MPvs1.3MP

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

2.Weather sealed
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

3.thickness

9.1mm

7.9mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.weight

139g

169g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

5.width

68.7mm

73.9mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

133.9mm

153.5mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

768 x 1280px

1440 x 2560px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

318ppi

518ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

4.screen size

4.7"

5.7"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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.

6.Has an AMOLED display
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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 LTE
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

2.Has integrated graphics
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

3.Has out-of-order execution
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

4.Has AES
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.OpenGL version

3 (Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19))

3.1 (Android 6.0 Marshmallow)

OpenGL is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.

Best

蘋果iPhone 5S 銀色

4

6.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

Cameras

1.megapixels

8MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

3.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

2160 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

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

4.front camera megapixels

1.3MP

5MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

6.has a front camera
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

Battery

1.battery power

2100mAh

3500mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

3.has a removable battery
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

4.has a battery level indicator
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
2.Has offline voice recognition
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

3.Supports Java
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
5.Is free and open source
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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.

6.Has sharing intents
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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 24p cinema mode
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

2.supports AVCHD format
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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.Is a system camera
Google Nexus 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

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