Samsung Galaxy Note 3 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4

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Display

Size

5.7 inches
5.7 inches

Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels,
386 PPI
2560 x 1440 pixels,
515 PPI

Technology

Super AMOLED
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body

74.78 %
74.39 %

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 4), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974
Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 5433

Processor

Quad-core, 2300 MHz, Krait 400
Octa-core, 1900 MHz, ARM Cortex-A57 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 20 nm

GPU

Adreno 330
Mali-T760 MP6

RAM

3GB
3GB

Internal storage

64GB
32GB

Storage expansion

microSDHC up to 64 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB

OS

Android (5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4, 4.4, 4.3)
Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4), Samsung TouchWiz UI

Battery

Capacity

3200 mAh
3220 mAh

Type

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

Charging

 
Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

13 MP
16 MP

Features

Autofocus, CMOS image sensor, BSI sensor
OIS, Autofocus, BSI sensor

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)

Features

Continuous autofocus, Video light, EIS, Video calling
OIS, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

2 MP
3.7 MP

Design

Dimensions

5.95 x 3.12 x 0.33 inches (151.2 x 79.2 x 8.3 mm)
6.04 x 3.09 x 0.33 inches (153.5 x 78.6 x 8.5 mm)

Weight

5.93 oz (168 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (179 g)
6.21 oz (176 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (179 g)

Materials

 
Back: Plastic; Frame: Aluminum

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (swipe)

Features

Stylus, Interchangeable covers
Notification light, Touch sensitive control keys

Colors

Black, Pink, White
Black, Gold, Pink, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 8(900), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD)

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA

SIM type

Micro SIM
Micro SIM

VoLTE

Yes
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

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

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
4.1, EDR

Wi-Fi

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

USB

microUSB, USB 3.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Charging, OTG, Video out, Mass storage device
Mass storage device, OTG, Charging, Video out

HDMI

Yes
Yes

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Thermometer, Gesture, Humidity, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Gesture, Barometer

Other

NFC, ANT+, Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, ANT+, Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
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