Comparing Samsung Galaxy S3 vs Motorola Droid 4

1. Samsung Galaxy S3

39 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy S3 is better

Comparing Samsung Galaxy S3 vs Motorola Droid 4

1.Vastly more battery power
2100mAhvs 1750mAh (Motorola Droid 4)
2.Measurably faster CPU clock speed
4 x 1.4GHzvs 2 x 1.2GHz (Motorola Droid 4)
3.Appreciably higher pixel density
306ppivs 275ppi (Motorola Droid 4)
4.Significantly bigger screen size
4.8"vs 4" (Motorola Droid 4)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5.Notably higher resolution
720 x 1,280pxvs 540 x 960px (Motorola Droid 4)
6.Substantially more megapixels (photo, front camera)
1.9MPvs 1.3MP (Motorola Droid 4)
133gvs 178.9g (Motorola Droid 4)
8.6mmvs 12.7mm (Motorola Droid 4)
9.Has USB mass storage support
Yesvs No (Motorola Droid 4)
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
10.Has NFC
Yesvs No (Motorola Droid 4)
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
11.Sizably newer Bluetooth version
4vs 3 (Motorola Droid 4)
12.Has a BSI sensor
Yesvs No (Motorola Droid 4)
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.
13.Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yesvs No (Motorola Droid 4)
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
14.Explicitly smaller semiconductor size
32nmvs 45nm (Motorola Droid 4)
A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
15.Has a video light
Yesvs No (Motorola Droid 4)
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
16.Has a serial shot mode
Yesvs No (Motorola Droid 4)
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
17.Has a CMOS sensor
Yesvs No (Motorola Droid 4)
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 (Motorola Droid 4)
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
19.Explicitly faster uploads
5.76MBits/svs 3.1MBits/s (Motorola Droid 4)
20.Has a built-in HDR mode
Yesvs No (Motorola Droid 4)
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
21.Has manual white balance
Yesvs No (Motorola Droid 4)
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.
22.Has AMOLED display
Yesvs No (Motorola Droid 4)
AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.
23.Distinctly lower SAR for head (USA)
0.55W/kgvs 0.7W/kg (Motorola Droid 4)
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 head level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
24.Has touch autofocus
Yesvs No (Motorola Droid 4)
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
25.Can create panoramas in-camera
Yesvs No (Motorola Droid 4)
It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
26.Smart stay
the screen switchws off if you are not looking at it
27.Has Radio
28.Zero Shutter Lag
This means photos are much more sharper and can be taken in less than 0.5 seconds
29.Notification light
30.Louder speaker
This speaker is louder and clearer
31.LED light
Able to see notification without turning on the screen
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yesvs No (Motorola Droid 4)
Samsung Exynos 4412
Yesvs No (Motorola Droid 4)
Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S3 specs
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Samsung Galaxy S3 pros and cons
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2. Motorola Droid 4

10 Reasons why Motorola Droid 4 is better

Comparing Motorola Droid 4 vs Samsung Galaxy S3

1.Every pixel has three subpixels
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
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.
2.Direct updates by OS vendor
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
3.Measurably faster downloads
42MBits/svs 21MBits/s (Samsung Galaxy S3)
67.3mmvs 70.6mm (Samsung Galaxy S3)
127mmvs 136.6mm (Samsung Galaxy S3)
6.Plays Adobe Flash
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
7.A shade less body volume
81.3cm³vs 82.94cm³ (Samsung Galaxy S3)
8.Clearly lower SAR for body (USA)
0.58W/kgvs 1.49W/kg (Samsung Galaxy S3)
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.
9.Has a HDMI output
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
10.Has a QWERTY keyboard
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.
Motorola Droid 4
Motorola Droid 4 specs
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