Apple iPhone 3GS 8GBSamsung Galaxy Note
Top 81%5,542 points
Top 81%
Top 60%11,973 points
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Top 60%
587 smartphones
5.13" - 5.6"
NaN% of all smartphonesYes
No
screen size
resolution
RAM
total clock speed
battery power
megapixels
3.5"
5.3"
Samsung Galaxy J Max
7"
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Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB vs Samsung Galaxy Note: 64 facts in comparison

1. battery power

51.24% more battery power.
1219mAh
Gionee M2017: 7000mAh
2500mAh
4361
0

2. total clock speed

78.57% faster CPU clock speed.
1 x 0.6GHz
LeEco Le 2 Pro: 10 x 2.7GHz
2 x 1.4GHz
3543
0

3. pixel density

42.81% higher pixel density.
163ppi
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 806ppi
285ppi
2922
0

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3.5"
Samsung Galaxy J Max: 7"
5.3"
2458
0

5. megapixels

60.62% more megapixels (photo).
3.15MP
Nokia Lumia 1020: 41MP
8MP
2159
0

6. RAM

0.7GB more RAM memory.
0.3GB
Asus Zenfone AR: 8GB
1GB
2110
0

7. resolution

70% higher resolution.
480 x 640px
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 2560 x 3840px
800 x 1280px
1976
0

8. 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 3GS 8GB
Samsung Galaxy Note
81% have it
1601
0

9. weight

43g lighter.
135g
Microsoft Nokia 105: 68.9g
178g
1353
0

10. 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 3GS 8GB
Samsung Galaxy Note
42% have it
1306
0

11. 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 3GS 8GB
Samsung Galaxy Note
79% have it
1237
0

12. thickness

2.6mm thinner.
12.3mm
Asus Zenfone AR: 4.6mm
9.7mm
1168
0

13. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB
Samsung Galaxy Note
42% have it
1163
0

14. internal storage

16GB more internal storage.
16GB
Huawei Mate 9 Pro: 256GB
32GB
923
0

15. has a radio

It works as an FM radio with included headsets
Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB
Samsung Galaxy Note
63% have it
832
0

16. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB
Samsung Galaxy Note
91% have it
791
0

17. download speed

65.71% faster downloads.
7.2MBits/s
Samsung Galaxy Note 7: 600MBits/s
21MBits/s
754
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 3GS 8GB
Samsung Galaxy Note
39% have it
710
0

19. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB
Samsung Galaxy Note
41% have it
635
0

20. width

20.9mm narrower.
62.1mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
83mm
584
0

21. height

31.35mm shorter.
115.5mm
Motorola FlipOut: 67mm
146.85mm
514
0

22. Bluetooth version

0.9 newer Bluetooth version.
2.1
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa): 4.2
3
397
0

23. number of microphones

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

24. 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 3GS 8GB
Samsung Galaxy Note
84% have it
356
0

25. plays Adobe Flash

Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB
Samsung Galaxy Note
17% have it
349
0

26. Allows app installs on the device's external storage

Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB
Samsung Galaxy Note
86% have it
337
0

27. 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 3GS 8GB
Samsung Galaxy Note
90% have it
328
0

28. Supports Java

Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB
Samsung Galaxy Note
84% have it
314
0

29. upload

0% faster uploads.
5.76MBits/s
Huawei Honor Magic: 300MBits/s
5.76MBits/s
265
0

30. volume

24.42% less body volume.
88.2cm³
Nokia Asha 200: 47.7cm³
116.7cm³
209
0

31. has a gyroscope

A gyroscope is a sensor that can be used to either measure or maintain the orientation of a device. Traditionally, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, eg. twisting or rotation.
Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB
Samsung Galaxy Note
55% have it
207
0

32. has a child lock

A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB
66% have it
173
0

33. Has AMOLED display

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.
Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB
Samsung Galaxy Note
20% have it
164
0

34. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB
Samsung Galaxy Note
92% have it
160
0

35. SAR - US whole body

SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at hip level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
0.79W/kg
OnePlus 2: 0.205W/kg
0.96W/kg
139
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