Samsung GALAXY Ace 2 vs Samsung Galaxy S III Sprint

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Display

Size:

3.8 inches
4.8 inches

Resolution:

800 x 480 pixels, 246 PPI
1280 x 720 pixels, 306 PPI

Technology:

Super PLS LCD
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body:

55.80 %
65.82 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass)

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960

Processor:

Dual-core, 800 MHz
Dual-core, 1500 MHz, Krait

GPU:

Yes
Adreno 225

RAM:

0.75GB
2GB DDR2

Internal storage:

4GB
32GB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 32 GB
microSDXC up to 64 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (4.1.2, 2.3.6), Samsung TouchWiz UI
Android (4.4.2, 4.3, 4.1, 4.0.4), Samsung TouchWiz UI

Battery

Capacity:

1500 mAh
2100 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

5 MP (Autofocus)
8 MP (Autofocus, CMOS image sensor, BSI sensor)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.8
Aperture size: F2.6; Sensor size: 1/3"

Video recording:

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features:

Video sharing
EIS, Video calling

Front:

0.3 MP VGA
1.9 MP

Design

Dimensions:

4.66 x 2.45 x 0.41 inches (118.3 x 62.2 x 10.5 mm)
5.38 x 2.78 x 0.34 inches (136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 mm)

Weight:

4.30 oz (122.0 g)
4.70 oz (133.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Plastic

Features:

Notification light

Keys:

Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key
Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Blue, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 2(1900)

UMTS:

Bands 8(900), 1(2100)

Data Speed:

HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE

SIM type:

Micro SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback, Custom equalizer, Preset equalizer

Screen mirroring:

DLNA
DLNA, MHL

Radio:

FM, Stereo, RDS

Additional microphone(s):

Yes

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

3.0
4.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
OTG, Charging, Video out

HDMI:

Yes

Location:

GPS, Glonass
GPS, Glonass

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other:

NFC, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Hearing aid compatible:

M4

Phone features

Notifications:

Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Music ringtones (MP3)

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Apr 11, 2012
Jun 01, 2012

FCC ID value:

A3LGTI8160
A3LSPHL710

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.33 W/kg
0.42 W/kg

Body:

0.59 W/kg
1.10 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

0.76 W/kg
1.44 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.62 W/kg
1.10 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced:

Feb 21, 2012
Jun 04, 2012
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