Comparing Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini vs Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

1. Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini

30 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini is better

Comparing Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini vs Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

1.Appreciably more battery power
1900mAhvs 1500mAh (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
2.Sizably faster CPU clock speed
2 x 1.7GHzvs 2 x 1GHz (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
3.Substantially higher pixel density
256ppivs 233ppi (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
4.Noticeably bigger screen size
4.3"vs 4" (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5.Clearly more megapixels (photo)
8MPvs 5MP (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
6.Sizably more RAM memory
1.5GBvs 1GB (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
7.Considerably higher resolution
540 x 960pxvs 480 x 800px (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
8.Notably more megapixels (photo, front camera)
1.9MPvs 0.3MP (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
107gvs 120g (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
8.94mmvs 9.9mm (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
11.Clearly faster downloads
42MBits/svs 21MBits/s (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
12.Distinctly better video recording quality
1,080 x 30fpsvs 720 x 30fps (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
61.3mmvs 63mm (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
14.Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
15.Substantially smaller semiconductor size
28nmvs 32nm (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
16.Has manual exposure
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
This allows to manually set the exposure.
17.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.
18.Has manual ISO
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
19.Measurably less body volume
68.28cm³vs 82.9cm³ (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
20.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.
21.Super AMOLED display
Super AMOLED screen relatively more power efficient than the IPS, TFT and LCD screens
22.Has Gorilla Glass 2 display
Gorilla® Glass 2 with NDR enables improved damage resistance and toughness compared to former glass compositions.
23.Active fresh os
24.Micro SD expandable storage
Extends the life of a device when space begins to run low.
25.Comes with Android version < 4.4
The external SD card is fully usable without limitations in accessing by different apps.
26.Downloads speed is the same
Both Devices are 100 Mbit Down and 50 Mbit up
27.Pause function
You can pause when recording a video
Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17)
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
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2. Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

23 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini is better

Comparing Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini vs Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini

1.Explicitly more internal storage
16GBvs 8GB (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
121.6mmvs 124.6mm (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
3.Has a BSI sensor
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
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.
4.Plays Adobe Flash
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
5.Slightly faster uploads
5.8MBits/svs 5.76MBits/s (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
6.Smaller in the hand
Easier to use.
7.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 S4 Mini)
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini specs
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