38points

Samsung Galaxy S3

55points

Samsung Galaxy S4

Samsung Galaxy S3
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Samsung Galaxy S3 vs Samsung Galaxy S4

Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
38
points
Samsung Galaxy S3
55
points
Samsung Galaxy S4

Why is Samsung Galaxy S3 better than Samsung Galaxy S4?

  • Has a radio
    ?
  • 83MHz faster GPU clock speed
    ?

    533MHzvs450MHz
  • 0.26µm larger pixel size
    ?

    1.4µmvs1.14µm
  • 0.06W/kg lower SAR for body (US)
    ?

    1.49W/kgvs1.55W/kg
  • 0.3W/kg lower SAR for head (US)
    ?

    0.55W/kgvs0.85W/kg

Why is Samsung Galaxy S4 better than Samsung Galaxy S3?

  • 23.81% more battery power
    2600mAhvs2100mAh
  • 18.75% faster CPU speed
    4 x 1.9GHzvs4 x 1.6GHz
  • 44.12% higher pixel density
    441ppivs306ppi
  • 4.17% bigger screen size
    ?

    5"vs4.8"
  • 1GB more RAM memory
    2GBvs1GB
  • 2.25x higher resolution
    1080 x 1920pxvs720 x 1280px
  • 1.63x more megapixels (main camera)
    13MPvs8MP
  • 5.26% more megapixels (front camera)
    2MPvs1.9MP

Design

1.weight
?

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

133g

130g

2.thickness
?

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

8.6mm

7.9mm

3.height
?

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

136.6mm

136.6mm

4.width
?

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

70.6mm

69.8mm

5.volume
?

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

82.94cm³

75.32cm³

Display

1.resolution
?

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

720 x 1280px

1080 x 1920px

2.pixel density
?

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

306ppi

441ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
?

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
4.screen size
?

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

4.8"

5"

5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

For example

Samsung Galaxy M40 (64GB / 4GB RAM)

Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
6.Has an AMOLED display
?

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
?

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
2.GPU clock speed
?

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Samsung Galaxy XCover 4s

1300MHz

533MHz (Samsung Exynos 4412)

450MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064AB)

3.RAM speed
?

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Doogee S70 Lite

3200MHz

400MHz (Samsung Exynos 4412)

600MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064AB)

4.floating-point performance
?

Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.

Best

Lenovo A6600

0.81 TFLOPS

0.02 TFLOPS (Samsung Exynos 4412)

0.06 TFLOPS (Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064AB)

5.Has integrated graphics
?

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
6.CPU threads
?

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

4 (Samsung Exynos 4412)

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064AB)

Cameras

1.megapixels
?

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9

48 & 16 & 12MP

8MP

13MP

2.front camera megapixels
?

Best

Oppo Reno Z (128GB / 8GB RAM)

32MP

1.9MP

2MP

3.video recording (main camera)
?

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Honor 20 Pro

2160 x 60fps

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 30fps

4.widest aperture
?

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB / 6GB RAM)

2.2 & 1.2f

f/2.6

f/2.2

5.pixel size
?

The pixel size measures the length of the individual photodetectors (pixels) in the image sensor. Larger pixels can capture more light, providing better image quality and improved low-light performance.

Best

Vivo Y95

2.2 & 2.4µm

1.4µm

1.14µm

6.has a flash
?

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4

Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
2.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

2

2

3.Has a radio
?

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4

Battery

1.battery power
?

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2100mAh

2600mAh

2.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
3.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
5.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
2.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.

Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
3.Supports Java
Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
4.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.

Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
5.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
6.Has sharing intents
?

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4

Miscellaneous

1.exposure time
?

When the camera shutter is open for a long time, more light is absorbed by the sensor. You can use this slow shutter speed to produce vivid night time photography, or capture the trajectory of moving objects such as motorway traffic.

Best

Oppo Find 7a

30s

1s

1s

2.has a 24p cinema mode
?

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
3.supports AVCHD format
?

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
4.power up delay
?

It takes less time for the camera to turn on and take a first picture.

Best

Apple iPhone 5C

0.84s

0.99s

0.99s

5.Is a system camera
?

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

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Samsung Galaxy S4

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