52points

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active

79points

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
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Samsung Galaxy S4 Active vs Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

Why is Samsung Galaxy S4 Active better than Samsung Galaxy S7 edge?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 6g lighter
    151gvs157g
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a removable battery
  • 1.3mm narrower
    71.3mmvs72.6mm
  • 11.2mm shorter
    139.7mmvs150.9mm

Why is Samsung Galaxy S7 edge better than Samsung Galaxy S4 Active?

  • 38.46% more battery power
    3600mAhvs2600mAh
  • 13.16% faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.15GHzvs4 x 1.9GHz
  • 21.09% higher pixel density
    534ppivs441ppi
  • 10% bigger screen size
    5.5"vs5"
  • 2GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs2GB
  • 1.5x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MPvs8MP
  • 1.78x higher resolution
    1440 x 2560pxvs1080 x 1920px
  • 2.5x more megapixels (front camera)
    5MPvs2MP

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

2.Weather sealed
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

3.weight

151g

157g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

9.1mm

7.7mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

71.3mm

72.6mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

139.7mm

150.9mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

1080 x 1920px

1440 x 2560px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

441ppi

534ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

4.screen size

5"

5.5"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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.

6.Has an AMOLED display
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

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Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

2.GPU clock speed

450MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064AB)

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

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

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.RAM speed

600MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064AB)

1688MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

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

Best

Alcatel 7

3200MHz

4.Has integrated graphics
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

5.CPU threads

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064AB)

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

6.Uses big.LITTLE technology
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

Using big.LITTLE technology, a chip can switch between two sets of processor cores in order to maximise performance and battery life. For example, when playing a game the more powerful cores will be used to increase performance, whereas checking email will use the less powerful cores to maximise battery life.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

8MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

3.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

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

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

4.front camera megapixels

2MP

5MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

A dual-lens camera captures two images and overlays them. This technology creates sharper images, especially in low light conditions, and allows you to use effects such as softening the background.

For example

Vivo NEX 2

6.widest aperture

f/2.2

f/1.7

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

Vivo NEX 2

1.3 & 1.8 & 1.8f

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

3.number of microphones

2

2

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

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

4.has a radio
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Panasonic Eluga X1

5.has dedicated media keys
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

2600mAh

3600mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

3.wireless charging
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

4.has a battery level indicator
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
2.Has offline voice recognition
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Supports Java
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
5.Is free and open source
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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.

6.Has sharing intents
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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.

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Miscellaneous

1.Has a built-in FM transmitter
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

Built-in FM transmitter allows you to wirelessly stream music from your device to any radio, e.g. in your car, at a predefined frequency.

For example

T-Mobile Doubleshot

2.has a 24p cinema mode
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

3.has a dedicated Facebook key
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

Whenever the Facebook key lights up contents can be quickly shared by pressing it.

For example

HTC Cha Cha

4.has or is a prime lens
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

A prime lens has a fixed focal length. In general, these are sharper, with a wider aperture.

For example

Samsung Ativ SE

5.Is a system camera
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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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