Samsung Galaxy Note3 vs Samsung Galaxy Note4

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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

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 LPDDR3
3GB LPDDR3

Internal storage:

64GB
32GB, available to use: 24 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 64 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

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 (Autofocus, CMOS image sensor, BSI sensor)
16 MP (OIS, Autofocus, BSI sensor)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 31 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.06"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 31 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.6"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

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

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)
2560x1440 (QHD) (30 fps)

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 (168.0 g)
6.21 oz (176.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Plastic; Frame: Aluminum

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (swipe)

Features:

Stylus, Interchangeable covers
Notification light, Touch sensitive control keys

Keys:

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

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

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

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

Screen mirroring:

DLNA, MHL
DLNA, MHL, MirrorLink

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation, Video recording

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
Charging, OTG, Video out, Mass storage device

HDMI:

Yes
Yes

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

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

Hearing aid compatible:

T3
M3, T4

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Nov 07, 2013
Sep 05, 2014

FCC ID value:

A3LSMN9005 link
A3LSMN910C link

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.24 W/kg
0.17 W/kg

Body:

0.72 W/kg
0.86 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.07 W/kg
1.20 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.04 W/kg
1.08 W/kg

EU SAR:

Head:

0.29 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced:

Sep 04, 2013
Sep 03, 2014
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