Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3

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Display

Display size

5.0 inches
5.7 inches

Resolution

1080 x 1920 pixels
1080 x 1920 pixels

Pixel density

441 ppi
386 ppi

Technology

Super AMOLED
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

71.91 %
74.78 %

Features

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

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

13 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus, CMOS image sensor, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Autofocus, CMOS image sensor, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 31 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.06"; Pixel size: 1.14 μm
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 31 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.06"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Flash

LED
LED

Video recording

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

Features

Digital image stabilization
Continuous autofocus, Video light, Digital image stabilization, Video calling

Front

2 megapixels
2 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

5.38 x 2.75 x 0.31 inches (136.6 x 69.8 x 7.9 mm)
5.95 x 3.12 x 0.33 inches (151.2 x 79.2 x 8.3 mm)

Weight

4.59 oz (130 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
5.93 oz (168 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic
 

Features

 
Stylus, Interchangeable covers

Colors

Black, Blue, Red, White
Black, Pink, White

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 8974
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974

Processor

Quad-core, 1900 MHz, Krait 300
Quad-core, 2300 MHz, Krait 400

GPU

Adreno 320
Adreno 330

RAM

2 GB
3 GB

Internal storage

64 GB
64 GB

Storage expansion

up to 64 GB
up to 64 GB

OS

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

Battery

Capacity

2600 mAh
3200 mAh

Talk time

 
25.00 hours
the average is 22 h (1342 min)

Stand-by time

 
22.0 days (528 hours)
the average is 20 days (480 h)

Talk time (3G)

17.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1364 min)
21.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1364 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

15.4 days (370 hours)
the average is 25 days (602 h)
17.5 days (420 hours)
the average is 25 days (602 h)

Stand-by time (4G)

13.3 days (320 hours)
the average is 24 days (570 h)
15.8 days (380 hours)
the average is 24 days (570 h)

Music playback

62.00 hours
84.00 hours

Video playback

11.00 hours
13.00 hours

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 18
Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 17, 18

UMTS

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

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data

LTE Cat 3 (100/50 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 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type

Micro SIM
Micro SIM

VoLTE

Yes
Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.0
4.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band

USB

USB 2.0
USB 3.0

Connector

microUSB
microUSB

Features

Mass storage device, USB OTG, USB charging, Video out
Mass storage device, USB OTG, USB charging, Video out

HDMI

Yes
Yes

Location

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

Other

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

Phone features

Sensors

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

Notifications

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

Hearing aid compatibility

 
T3

Other features

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

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL
DLNA, MHL

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector

3.5mm
3.5mm

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Mar 14, 2013
Nov 07, 2013

FCC ID value: A3LGTI9505 link
FCC ID value: A3LSMN9005 link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.50 W/kg
0.24 W/kg

Body

0.65 W/kg
0.72 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.17 W/kg
1.07 W/kg

Wireless Router

0.67 W/kg
1.04 W/kg

EU SAR

 
 

Head

 
0.29 W/kg
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