79points

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

56points

Samsung Galaxy S4

32points

Sony Xperia SP

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Sony Xperia SP
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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820) vs Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Sony Xperia SP

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820) better than Samsung Galaxy S4 & Sony Xperia SP?

  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • Thickness
    7.9mmvs7.9,10mm
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • Has a fingerprint scanner
  • Weather sealed
  • Semiconductor size
    14nmvs28,28nm
  • Supports slow motion video recording
  • Has phase detection autofocus for photos

Why is Samsung Galaxy S4 better than Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820) & Sony Xperia SP?

  • Weight
    130gvs169,155g
  • Has a removable battery
  • Volume
    75.32cm³vs89.61483500000003,87.63259999999998cm³
  • Has an infrared sensor

Why is Sony Xperia SP better than Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820) & Samsung Galaxy S4?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Has a radio
  • Width
    67.1mmvs73.9,69.8mm
  • Height
    130.6mmvs153.5,136.6mm
  • Has a two-stage shutter

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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

2.Weather sealed
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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

3.weight

169g

130g

155g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

7.9mm

7.9mm

10mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

73.9mm

69.8mm

67.1mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

153.5mm

136.6mm

130.6mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

1440 x 2560px

1080 x 1920px

720 x 1280px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.has branded damage resistant glass
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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

3.pixel density

518ppi

441ppi

319ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

4.screen size

5.7"

5"

4.6"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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

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Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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

3.Uses big.LITTLE technology
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

Using big.LITTLE technology, a chip can switch between two sets of processor cores in order to maximise performance and battery life. For example, when playing a game the more powerful cores will be used to increase performance, whereas checking email will use the less powerful cores to maximise battery life.

4.Has out-of-order execution
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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

5.RAM

4GB

2GB

1GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

6.Has AES
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

12MP

13MP

8MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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)

2160 x 30fps

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

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

4.front camera megapixels

5MP

2MP

0.3MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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

6.has a flash
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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

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Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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

2.number of microphones

2

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
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

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Battery

1.battery power

3500mAh

2600mAh

2370mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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

3.wireless charging
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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

4.has a battery level indicator
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP
2.Has offline voice recognition
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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

3.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP
4.Supports Java
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP
5.Is free and open source
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia SP

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.

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