Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A

41 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A is better

than the average

1.Modestly more battery power
2600mAhvs 2392mAh (the average)
vs 6020mAh (best: Gionee M6 Plus)
2.Considerably faster CPU clock speed
4 x 2.3GHzvs 4.2 x 1.5GHz (the average)
vs 10 x 2.5GHz (best: LeEco Le 2 Pro)
3.Plenty higher pixel density
441ppivs 317ppi (the average)
vs 806ppi (best: Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual)
4.A little bigger screen size
5"vs 5" (the average)
vs 7" (best: Samsung Galaxy J Max)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5.Appreciably more megapixels (photo)
13MPvs 10MP (the average)
vs 41MP (best: Nokia Lumia 1020)
6.Marginally more RAM memory
2GBvs 2GB (the average)
vs 6GB (best: ZTE Axon 7)
7.Measurably higher resolution
1,920x1,080pxvs 792x1326px (the average)
vs 3,840x2,160px (best: Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual)
131gvs 146g (the average)
vs 68.9g (best: Microsoft Nokia 105)
9.Has branded damage resistant glass
Yesvs No (57% don't have it)
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
10.Has a removable battery
Yesvs No (58% don't have it)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
7.9mmvs 9.3mm (the average)
vs 4.7mm (best: Coolpad Ivvi K1 Mini)
12.Plenty more internal storage
32GBvs 22GB (the average)
vs 256GB (best: Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe (ZS570KL))
13.Wireless charging
Yesvs No (92% don't have it)
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
14.Significantly faster downloads
150MBits/svs 111MBits/s (the average)
vs 600MBits/s (best: Samsung Galaxy Note 7)
15.Is DLNA certified
Yesvs No (60% don't have it)
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.
16.Has NFC
Yesvs No (59% don't have it)
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
69.8mmvs 70.1mm (the average)
vs 42mm (best: Vertu Signature for Bentley)
136.6mmvs 138.3mm (the average)
vs 66.7mm (best: Microsoft Lumia 638)
19.Plenty newer Bluetooth version
4vs 4 (the average)
vs 4.2 (best: Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa))
20.Distinctly more microphone(s)
2vs 2 (the average)
vs 4 (best: Motorola Moto Z Force)
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
21.Has a BSI sensor
Yesvs No (65% don't have it)
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.
22.Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yesvs No (75% don't have it)
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
23.Lots smaller semiconductor size
28nmvs 30nm (the average)
vs 14nm (best: Apple iPhone 6s Plus 32GB)
A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
24.Supports ANT+
Yesvs No (92% don't have it)
ANT+ is a wireless protocol similar to Bluetooth Smart, and is very power efficient. It is mainly used for fitness monitoring devices such as heart rate monitors and cadence sensors to connect to other devices, eg. sports watches, smartphones and cycling computers.
25.Has a video light
Yesvs No (78% don't have it)
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
26.Has manual exposure
Yesvs No (76% don't have it)
This allows to manually set the exposure.
27.Has a serial shot mode
Yesvs No (67% don't have it)
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
28.Has a CMOS sensor
Yesvs No (54% don't have it)
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.
29.Has manual ISO
Yesvs No (68% don't have it)
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
30.Less body volume
75.32cm³vs 88.32cm³ (the average)
vs 47.7cm³ (best: Nokia Asha 200)
31.Has manual white balance
Yesvs No (60% don't have it)
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.
32.Has AMOLED display
Yesvs No (80% don't have it)
AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.
33.Notably less shutter lag
0.35svs 0.43s (the average)
The amount of time it takes the camera to take a photo, without having to focus.
34.Noticeably less startup delay
0.99svs 1.11s (the average)
vs 0.84s (best: Apple iPhone 5C 8GB)
It takes less time for the camera to turn on and take a first picture.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AA v2
Yesvs No (the average)
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