Samsung Galaxy S3Samsung Galaxy S4
Top 49%14,456 points
Top 49%
Top 67%20,081 points
Top 67%
Screen size
Number of smartphones
lowmidhigh
Top 65%
795 smartphones
4.67" - 5.13"
NaN% of all smartphonesYes
No
screen size
resolution
RAM
total clock speed
battery power
megapixels
4.8"
5"
Samsung Galaxy J Max
7"
Best

Samsung Galaxy S3 vs Samsung Galaxy S4: 42 facts in comparison

1. battery power

19.23% more battery power.
2100mAh
Gionee M6 Plus: 6020mAh
2600mAh
4318
0

2. total clock speed

26.32% faster CPU clock speed.
4 x 1.4GHz
LeEco Le 2 Pro: 10 x 2.7GHz
4 x 1.9GHz
3509
0

3. pixel density

30.61% higher pixel density.
306ppi
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 806ppi
441ppi
2897
0

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.8"
Samsung Galaxy J Max: 7"
5"
2434
0

5. megapixels

38.46% more megapixels (photo).
8MP
Nokia Lumia 1020: 41MP
13MP
2142
0

6. RAM

1GB more RAM memory.
1GB
Huawei Mate 9 Pro: 6GB
2GB
2084
0

7. resolution

55.56% higher resolution.
720 x 1280px
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 2560 x 3840px
1080 x 1920px
1956
0

8. front camera megapixels

5% more megapixels (photo, front camera).
1.9MP
OnePlus 3T: 16MP
2MP
1784
0

9. weight

3g lighter.
133g
Microsoft Nokia 105: 68.9g
130g
1336
0

10. thickness

0.7mm thinner.
8.6mm
Coolpad Ivvi K1 Mini: 4.7mm
7.9mm
1152
0

11. internal storage

48GB more internal storage.
16GB
Huawei Mate 9 Pro: 256GB
64GB
910
0

12. Supports 4K resolution

Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
59% have it
829
0

13. 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
8% have it
787
0

14. download speed

79% faster downloads.
21MBits/s
Samsung Galaxy Note 7: 600MBits/s
100MBits/s
744
0

15. width

0.8mm narrower.
70.6mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
69.8mm
566
0

16. Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
28% have it
531
0

17. 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.
2.6
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge 32GB: 1.7
2.2
471
0

18. Is a multi-user system

Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
69% have it
441
0

19. 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
38% have it
427
0

20. Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics

Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
63% have it
356
0

21. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
32nm
Apple iPhone 6s 64GB: 14nm
28nm
352
0

22. GPU clock speed

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.
533MHz
Huawei Mate 9 Pro: 900MHz
450MHz
343
0

23. Supports ANT+

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.
Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
8% have it
335
0

24. GeekBench result

This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2016)
428
Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (AT&T): 5478
752
314
0

25. has manual exposure

This allows to manually set the exposure.
Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
24% have it
312
0

26. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
400MHz
Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (AT&T): 2873MHz
600MHz
279
0

27. upload

88.48% faster uploads.
5.76MBits/s
HTC One E9+ Dual SIM: 150.8MBits/s
50MBits/s
262
0

28. volume

10.12% less body volume.
82.94cm³
Nokia Asha 200: 47.7cm³
75.32cm³
200
0

29. floating-point performance

Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.
0.02TFLOPS
Gionee Elife S7: 0.81TFLOPS
0.057TFLOPS
179
0

30. has a child lock

A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
66% have it
171
0

31. pixel size

Pixel size is the surface area of each pixel on the camera sensor. Larger pixels can absorb more light. This can result in better image quality and improved low-light performance.
2µm²
Gionee Elife E7: 400µm²
1.3µm²
170
0

32. Has dynamic frequency scaling

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.
Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
55% have it
148
0

33. SAR - US whole body

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.
1.49W/kg
OnePlus 2: 0.205W/kg
1.55W/kg
139
0

34. Has turn by turn directions

The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S4
64% have it
133
0

35. SAR - US head

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.
0.55W/kg
Samsung Galaxy SII I9100: 0.16W/kg
0.85W/kg
121
0
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