Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Motorola DROID Ultra

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Display

Size:

5.0 inches
5.0 inches

Resolution:

1920 x 1080 pixels, 441 PPI
1280 x 720 pixels, 294 PPI

Technology:

Super AMOLED
AMOLED

Screen-to-body:

71.91 %
70.52 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 8974
Motorola X8

Processor:

Quad-core, 1900 MHz, Krait 300
Dual-core, 1700 MHz, Krait, 32-bit, 28 nm

GPU:

Adreno 320
Adreno 320

RAM:

2GB LPDDR3
2GB

Internal storage:

64GB
16GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 64 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.2, 4.3, 4.2.2)
Android (4.4.4, 4.4, 4.2.2)

Battery

Capacity:

2600 mAh
2130 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable
User replaceable

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

13 MP (Autofocus, CMOS image sensor, BSI sensor)
10 MP (Autofocus)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 31 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.06"; Pixel size: 1.14 μm

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)

Features:

EIS

Front:

2 MP
2 MP

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

5.38 x 2.75 x 0.31 inches (136.6 x 69.8 x 7.9 mm)
5.41 x 2.80 x 0.28 inches (137.5 x 71.2 x 7.18 mm)

Weight:

4.59 oz (130.0 g)
4.83 oz (137.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Plastic
Back: Kevlar

Features:

Notification light
Touch sensitive control keys

Keys:

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

Colors:

Black, Blue, Red, White
Black, Red

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 18(800 Lower)
Bands 4(AWS-1), 13(700 c)

UMTS:

Bands 5(850), 8(900), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Bands 5(850), 8(900), 2(1900), 1(2100)

Data Speed:

LTE Cat 3 (100/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type:

Micro SIM
Nano SIM

VoLTE:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL
Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0
4.0, EDR

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

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

HDMI:

Yes

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, S-GPS, Glonass, E911

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Thermometer, Gesture, Humidity, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other:

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

Hearing aid compatible:

M4, T4

Phone features

Notifications:

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

Other features:

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

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Mar 14, 2013
Dec 30, 2013

FCC ID value:

A3LGTI9505
IHDT56PE2

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.50 W/kg
1.30 W/kg

Body:

0.65 W/kg
0.32 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.17 W/kg
1.56 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.67 W/kg
1.23 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced:

Mar 14, 2013
Jul 23, 2013
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