Comparing Samsung Galaxy S3 vs Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

1. Samsung Galaxy S3

24 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy S3 is better

Comparing Samsung Galaxy S3 vs Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

1.A lot more battery power
2100mAhvs 1500mAh (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
2.Significantly faster CPU clock speed
4 x 1.4GHzvs 2 x 1GHz (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
3.A lot higher pixel density
306ppivs 233ppi (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
4.Bigger screen size
4.8"vs 4" (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5.Vastly more megapixels (photo)
8MPvs 5MP (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
6.Noticeably higher resolution
720 x 1,280pxvs 480 x 800px (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
7.Noticeably more megapixels (photo, front camera)
1.9MPvs 0.3MP (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
8.6mmvs 9.9mm (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
9.Vastly better video recording quality
1,080 x 30fpsvs 720 x 30fps (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
10.Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
11.Has a video light
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
12.Has a CMOS sensor
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
13.Has manual ISO
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
14.Has manual white balance
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
15.Smart stay
the screen switchws off if you are not looking at it
16.Has Radio
17.Zero Shutter Lag
This means photos are much more sharper and can be taken in less than 0.5 seconds
18.Notification light
19.Louder speaker
This speaker is louder and clearer
20.LED light
Able to see notification without turning on the screen
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
Samsung Exynos 4412
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S3 specs
Samsung Galaxy S3 features
Samsung Galaxy S3 pros and cons
Samsung Galaxy S3 advantages
Samsung Galaxy S3 disadvantages

2. Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

25 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini is better

Comparing Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini vs Samsung Galaxy S3

120gvs 133g (Samsung Galaxy S3)
2.Has a radio
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
63mmvs 70.6mm (Samsung Galaxy S3)
121.6mmvs 136.6mm (Samsung Galaxy S3)
5.Plays Adobe Flash
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
6.Significantly faster uploads
5.8MBits/svs 5.76MBits/s (Samsung Galaxy S3)
7.Notably less body volume
82.9cm³vs 82.94cm³ (Samsung Galaxy S3)
8.Smaller in the hand
Easier to use.
9.One of the colour options is pebble blue.
Aesthetics are important, too.
Android 4.0.3–4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich (API level 15)
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini specs
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini features
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini pros and cons
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini advantages
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini disadvantages