Apple iPad 3Samsung Galaxy S3
Top 50%624 points
Top 50%
Top 51%14,412 points
Top 51%
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Screen size
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Top 85%
319 tablets
9.13" - 10.5"
NaN% of all tabletsYes
No
screen size
resolution
RAM
total clock speed
battery power
megapixels
9.7"
4.8"
Wacom Cintiq 22HD
21.5"
Best

Apple iPad 3 vs Samsung Galaxy S3: 79 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

64.29% faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 1GHz
Linshof Performance Tablet: 8 x 3.3GHz
4 x 1.4GHz
216
0

2. resolution

3.41x higher resolution.
1536 x 2048px
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 2560 x 3840px
720 x 1280px
166
0

3. RAM

0GB more RAM memory.
1GB
Asus Zenfone AR: 8GB
1GB
145
0

4. pixel density

13.73% higher pixel density.
264ppi
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 806ppi
306ppi
140
0

5. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
9.7"
Samsung Galaxy J Max: 7"
4.8"
138
0

6. 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 iPad 3
Samsung Galaxy S3
68% have it
134
0

7. battery power

5.5x more battery power.
11560mAh
Gionee M2017: 7000mAh
2100mAh
125
0

8. thickness

0.8mm thinner.
9.4mm
Asus Zenfone AR: 4.6mm
8.6mm
112
0

9. weight

519g lighter.
652g
Microsoft Nokia 105: 68.9g
133g
104
0

10. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Apple iPad 3
Samsung Galaxy S3
87% have it
86
0

11. front camera megapixels

84.21% more megapixels (photo, front camera).
0.3MP
Vivo V5 Plus: 20MP
1.9MP
84
0

12. megapixels

37.5% more megapixels (photo).
5MP
Toshiba Encore 2 10: 15MP
8MP
82
0

13. 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 iPad 3
Samsung Galaxy S3
84% have it
70
0

14. width

170.6mm narrower.
241.2mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
70.6mm
69
0

15. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Apple iPad 3
Samsung Galaxy S3
12% have it
69
0

16. height

49.1mm shorter.
185.7mm
Motorola FlipOut: 67mm
136.6mm
64
0

17. 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 iPad 3
Samsung Galaxy S3
18% have it
61
0

18. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Apple iPad 3
Samsung Galaxy S3
18% have it
60
0

19. internal storage

48GB more internal storage.
64GB
Microsoft Surface Pro 4: 1000GB
16GB
59
0

20. The browser has word wrap

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
Apple iPad 3
Samsung Galaxy S3
66% have it
58
0

21. has an IPS screen

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.
Apple iPad 3
53% have it
55
0

22. volume

5.08x less body volume.
421cm³
Nokia Asha 200: 47.7cm³
82.94cm³
52
0

23. video recording

0% better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps
Gionee Elife E8: 2176 x 60fps
1080 x 30fps
51
0

24. 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 iPad 3
Samsung Galaxy S3
11% have it
49
0

25. Bluetooth version

0 newer Bluetooth version.
4
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa): 4.2
4
49
0

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

Apple iPad 3
Samsung Galaxy S3
65% have it
48
0

27. 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 iPad 3
Samsung Galaxy S3
66% have it
46
0

28. Has offline voice recognition

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.
Apple iPad 3
Samsung Galaxy S3(Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16))
39% have it
45
0

29. has touch autofocus

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
Apple iPad 3
Samsung Galaxy S3
28% have it
43
0

30. Supports Java

Apple iPad 3
Samsung Galaxy S3
66% have it
43
0

31. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Apple iPad 3
Samsung Galaxy S3
22% have it
43
0

32. has manual white balance

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.
Apple iPad 3
Samsung Galaxy S3
9% have it
41
0

33. 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 iPad 3
Samsung Galaxy S3
94% have it
41
0

34. has a CMOS sensor

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.
Apple iPad 3
Samsung Galaxy S3
6% have it
39
0

35. has manual ISO

This allows to manually set the ISO level.
Apple iPad 3
Samsung Galaxy S3
7% have it
38
0

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