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Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Samsung Galaxy S III

0. phoneArena 09 Apr 2013, 05:27 posted on

OK, so the Galaxy S4 is an amazing smartphone worth every penny, but there certainly are a lot of folks out there who are still rocking the GS III. Should those guys think about upgrading to the GS 4, or are they OK with their GS IIIs for another year? Enough questions! Let's go get ourselves some answers!...

This is a discussion for a review. To read the whole review, click here

posted on 09 Apr 2013, 07:41 2

20. israinwet (Posts: 47; Member since: 29 Nov 2012)


I'm not sold on the S4. I'll stick it out with my S3 and wait to see what the competition has to offer.

posted on 09 Apr 2013, 07:43 9

21. supa_dupa (Posts: 78; Member since: 21 Dec 2012)


HTC One is better...

posted on 09 Apr 2013, 12:39 4

28. Rehankhan (Posts: 323; Member since: 24 Oct 2012)


say's no one ever

posted on 09 Apr 2013, 16:10 4

35. Jonathan41 (Posts: 532; Member since: 22 Mar 2012)


I can think of a few people. Starting with Ray S.

This isen't math class there is no right answer. I prefer the HTC One as well and I know for a fact me and supa_dupa (excuse his/her trolling) aren't the only ones.

posted on 24 Apr 2013, 16:28

65. TMach (Posts: 460; Member since: 29 Dec 2011)


Me too! HTC One rules!! No, Xperia Z rules!!! Actually, couldn't choose so bought both!!!!

posted on 09 Apr 2013, 08:02 2

22. joseph98 (Posts: 167; Member since: 03 Feb 2012)


There was an error please correct it. ( the Exynos 5 Octa is an octa-core CPU with two powerful A15 cores running at 1.6 GHz, and two low-power A7 cores running at up to 1.2 GHz)

As we all know Octa mean 8, so the correct version of writing should be ( the Exynos 5 Octa is an octa-core CPU with four powerful A15 cores running at 1.6 GHz, and four low-power A7 cores running at up to 1.2 GHz)

posted on 09 Apr 2013, 11:18

26. Doppiadi (Posts: 15; Member since: 18 Feb 2013)


I have always kept my mobile phones for at least two years (unless they were REALLY buggy. Anyone had a BENQ-SIEMENS back in the days??) because I really find it hard to justify an upgrade from one generation to the next one. I really don't think it makes sense to upgrade from a S3, to a S4, unless you like to collect them :)

posted on 09 Apr 2013, 11:49 7

27. Aeires (unregistered)


Bezel on the S4 is amazing, huge screen while keeping the phone smaller in the process.

posted on 09 Apr 2013, 14:25

29. chistoefurpuffer (Posts: 140; Member since: 11 Mar 2013)


Sadly I'm on a budget, so I'll likely have to settle with the s3.
But I don't mind at all, the s3 is a classic, and is still a great phone even in todays standards :D

posted on 09 Apr 2013, 15:03 1

30. Taters (banned) (Posts: 6474; Member since: 28 Jan 2013)


It is actually quite sad that the HTC fan boys have resorted to calling the GS4 the GS3s when any moron or kid can see that they are quite different. I guess if you can't beat them, you pull out all the double standards that you can to discredit them.

posted on 09 Apr 2013, 15:04

31. oister85 (Posts: 499; Member since: 27 Apr 2012)


Lg, Sony, Samsung, Htc, Nokia you can't go wrong with any of this phone makers.

posted on 09 Apr 2013, 16:00 1

32. amats69 (Posts: 1466; Member since: 12 Nov 2012)


twin?LOL

posted on 09 Apr 2013, 16:10 1

34. amats69 (Posts: 1466; Member since: 12 Nov 2012)


identical twin to be specific :D

posted on 09 Apr 2013, 16:33

37. SleepingOz (unregistered)


One should be blind to see no difference between these two.

posted on 09 Apr 2013, 17:10 2

38. amats69 (Posts: 1466; Member since: 12 Nov 2012)


One should educate himself that even identical twins have little differences..but more on Similarities.LOL

posted on 10 Apr 2013, 01:20 2

46. darkskoliro (Posts: 1077; Member since: 07 May 2012)


there are more freckles on the older brother.

posted on 09 Apr 2013, 16:13

36. amats69 (Posts: 1466; Member since: 12 Nov 2012)


but seriously...if Samsung only come up with new and fresh design with that specs. no doubt this would be my next phone.but but but but......

posted on 09 Apr 2013, 18:20

39. yetdoi (Posts: 4; Member since: 30 Apr 2012)


Good comparison. Saw numerous mistakes throughout the article though.

posted on 09 Apr 2013, 20:21

40. henrickrw (Posts: 408; Member since: 16 Sep 2011)


Awesome Review. Already sold my N7000 & S2. Will sell my S3 & stay with the N7100 for a bit.

posted on 10 Apr 2013, 02:40 1

48. Leo_MC (Posts: 1699; Member since: 02 Dec 2011)


Didn't Phonearena said S3's display is the worse that the market offers if one were to choose between iPhone, 920, Xperia and others I don't remember now (maybe S4)?!
Call it as it is - because you're a technical site - S3's display is bad by both today and yesterday's standards.

posted on 10 Apr 2013, 15:26

49. KashAli (Posts: 105; Member since: 01 Apr 2013)


How is this working... You guys are on websites doing reviews and taking Galaxy S4 out and testing? I mean the phone is not even released yet! :-s

posted on 11 Apr 2013, 04:06

52. Andrewtst (Posts: 642; Member since: 25 Jan 2009)


S4 surely better than S III ---- BUT - I won't buy it as it too similar look with S III, having it feel damn bored.

posted on 11 Apr 2013, 05:40

53. tryingHARD (Posts: 64; Member since: 31 Dec 2012)


i thought they were the same. samsung what???

posted on 12 Apr 2013, 02:30

55. Jaemin (Posts: 2; Member since: 12 Apr 2013)


Seems like iphone4 to iphone4s or iphone4s to iphone5.
little change of design but amazing development of speed and function

posted on 12 Apr 2013, 02:27

54. Jaemin (Posts: 2; Member since: 12 Apr 2013)


increased display size but decreased width and becomes more lighter.. it is incredible to use that full hd display with amazing hardware.

posted on 12 Apr 2013, 10:46

56. mightyillidan (Posts: 20; Member since: 24 Oct 2011)


if any one wants phone arena to tell us if the s4 battery fits in the s3 give me thumbs up

posted on 15 Apr 2013, 00:21

58. X55526622233 (Posts: 17; Member since: 14 Apr 2013)


TOO much lighting for the samsung GS4. I wanna buy it and compare it to my phones :) then throw it ayaw if it's ugly.

posted on 15 Apr 2013, 19:30

59. gigaraga (Posts: 1454; Member since: 29 Mar 2013)


SAMSUNG = BEST

posted on 16 Apr 2013, 08:13

60. recond9 (Posts: 50; Member since: 11 Jan 2013)


If you are good with the 720p screen and the 8MP camera,the S3 is still a good (and cheap) alternative to the new s4.
The S3 will still be in business one or two years,before they will shut it down,thought it will be vanished in the next year by the new monsters that will be launched.

posted on 16 Apr 2013, 11:44

61. rose_4_u43 (banned) (Posts: 3; Member since: 16 Apr 2013)


latest Game testing video review on both Samsung Galaxy S4 and S3 visit below site

gatechworld.blogspot.com/2013/04/samsung-galaxy-s4​-vs-samsung-galaxy-s3.html

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