84points

Samsung Galaxy S8

36points

Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

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110 facts in comparison

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III
84
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36
points

Why is Samsung Galaxy S8 better than Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III?

  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • 0.6mm thinner
    8mmvs8.6mm
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Weather sealed
  • Has a fingerprint scanner
  • 34.62% wider aperture at minimum focal length
    f/1.7 vs2.6f
  • 2.5mm narrower
    68.1mmvs70.6mm

Why is Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III better than Samsung Galaxy S8?

  • 18g lighter
    133gvs151g
  • Has a removable battery
  • Has a radio
  • 12.3mm shorter
    136.6mmvs148.9mm

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

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

2.Weather sealed
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

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

3.weight

151g

133g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

8mm

8.6mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

68.1mm

70.6mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

148.9mm

136.6mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1440 x 2960px

720 x 1280px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

568ppi

306ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

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

5.8"

4.8"

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 S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

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.

For example

Huawei Mate 10 Dual SIM

6.Has an AMOLED display
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

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

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

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.Has integrated graphics
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

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

3.Has out-of-order execution
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

4.Has AES
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

6.RAM

4GB

1GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

Cameras

1.megapixels

12MP

8MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

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)

2160 x 30fps

1080 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

8MP

1.9MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.widest aperture

f/1.7

f/2.6

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

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

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

For example

Huawei Mate 10 Dual SIM

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

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 S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

Battery

1.battery power

3000mAh

2100mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

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

3.has a removable battery
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

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

4.has a battery level indicator
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III
2.Has offline voice recognition
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

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 S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III
5.Is free and open source
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

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 S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

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.

Miscellaneous

1.has a 24p cinema mode
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

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

2.supports AVCHD format
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

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

3.Is a system camera
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung I9305 Galaxy S III

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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