Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Samsung Galaxy S III

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Display

Size

5.0 inches
4.8 inches

Resolution

1080 x 1920 pixels
720 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density

441 PPI
306 PPI

Technology

Super AMOLED
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body

71.91 %
65.82 %

Features

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

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 8974
Samsung Exynos 4 Quad 4412

Processor

Quad-core, 1900 MHz, Krait 300
Quad-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9

GPU

Adreno 320
Mali-400 MP4

RAM

2GB
1GB

Internal storage

64GB
32GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 64 GB
microSDXC up to 64 GB

OS

Android (5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.2, 4.3, 4.2.2)
Android (4.3, 4.1.2, 4.1.1, 4.0.4), Samsung TouchWiz UI

Battery

Capacity

2600 mAh
2100 mAh

Type

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

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

13 megapixels
8 megapixels

Features

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

Video recording

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

Features

Digital image stabilization
Digital image stabilization, Video calling

Front

2 megapixels
1.9 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

5.38 x 2.75 x 0.31 inches (136.6 x 69.8 x 7.9 mm)
5.38 x 2.78 x 0.34 inches (136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 mm)

Weight

4.59 oz (130 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (176 g)
4.69 oz (133 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (176 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic
Back: Plastic

Features

Notification light
Notification light

Colors

Black, Blue, Red, White
Black, Gray, Brown, Pink, Blue, Red, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 18(800 Lower)
 

UMTS

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

Data Speed

LTE Cat 3 (100/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type

Micro SIM
Micro SIM

VoLTE

Yes
 

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

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

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
4.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; 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, OTG, Charging, Video out
OTG, Video out, Charging

HDMI

Yes
 

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

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, (MP3)
Haptic feedback, (MP3)

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
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