Comparison or Differences of Galaxy S3 vs S4

Samsung Galaxy S4 is the successor of the popular Galaxy S3 which had a 4.8 inch display which has evolved into a 5 inch Full HD Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with 1080×1920 pixels compared to the S3 with 720 x 1280 pixels and 4.8 inches. Samsung has cleverly increased the Screen size to 5 inches from 4.8 inches but decreased the Phone size in thickness  and width of the phone. Samsung Galaxy S4 is available with a processor of either 1.6 GHz octa-core Samsung Exynos 5 processor or the 1.9 GHz Snapdragon Fusion Pro quad-core processor. It has a RAM of 2GB which is a must for this kind of specifications. S4 comes with a 13 MP primary camera, a 2 MP secondary. The Price Difference between the 2 models is approximately 200$ so you have to decide what you want to buy between the 2 depending on your price range and the features which you would like in it.

Comparison or Differences of Galaxy S4 vs Galaxy S3

List of Unique Features of S4

Samsung Galaxy S4Samsung Galaxy S3
Size and Weight136.6x69.8x7.9mm, 130 gms136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 mm, 133 gms
Display4.99 inches Full HD Super AMOLED capacitive, 16M colors4.8 inch HD Super AMOLED, 16M colors
Screen Resolution1080×1920 pixels, 5 inches720 x 1280 pixels, 4.8 inches
Screen ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 2,
oleophobic fingerprint-resistant coating.
Corning Gorilla Glass 3,
oleophobic fingerprint-resistant coating.
Sim Type, SizeSingle Sim, GSM, CDMA, Micro SimSingle Sim, GSM, CDMA, Micro Sim
Software
Operating SystemAndroid v4.2 (Jelly Bean)Android OS, v4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich), upgradeable to 4.2 (Jelly Bean)
RAM2GB1GB
Processor1.6 GHz Octa-Core Samsung Exynos 5 processor or 1.9 GHz Snapdragon Fusion Pro quad-Core processor depending on the LocationQuad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A9
ChipsetSnapdragon 600 chipset, Exynos 5 Octa 5410Exynos 4412 Quad
ConnectivityBluetooth v4.0 with A2DP, EDR, LE, microUSB v2.0 (MHL), USB On-the-go, USB Host, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspotWiFi a/b/g/n, WiFi HT40, GPS/GLONASS, NFC, Bluetooth 4.0(LE), microUSB v2.0, USB On-the-go, wireless charging.
DataGPRS, EDGE, WLAN, Bluetooth, USB, NFC, Infrared port.GPRS, EDGE, WLAN, Bluetooth, NFC and USB.
SpeedHSDPA, 42.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps; LTE, Cat3, 50 Mbps UL, 100 Mbps DLHSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
Camera/Video
Primary Camera13 MP, 4128 x 3096 pixels, autofocus, LED flash8 megapixel Auto Focus camera with Flash & Zero Shutter Lag, BSI.
Secondary Camera2 MP, zero shutter lag, BIS
1.9 Mega pixel camera, HD recording @30fps with Zero Shutter Lag, BSI
Video1080p@30fps HD video1080p@30fps, zero shutter lag.
Camera FeaturesDual camera, sound & shot, drama shot, group play, story album, simultaneous HD video and image recording, geo-tagging, touch focus, face and smile detection, image stabilization, HDR, Cinema Photo, Eraser modeSimultaneous HD video and image recording, geo-tagging, touch focus, face and smile detection, image stabilization. Burst shot & Best photo, Recording snapshot, HDR.
Network
2G NetworkGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 19002.5G (GSM/ GPRS/ EDGE): 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
3G NetworkHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100(HSPA+ 21Mbps): 850/900/1900/2100 MHz
4G NetworkLTE availability depends on the market.LTE availability depends on the market.
BrowserHTML5 Flash supportedHTML Flash supported
Battery
TypeLi-Ion 2600 mAhLi-Ion 2100 mAh
Stand-By Timeupto 600 hoursUp to 590 hrs (2G), Up to 790 hrs (3G)
Talk TimeUp to 14 hours (3G) Up to 21 hrs 40 mins (2G) , Up to 11 hrs 40 mins (3G)
Video Playback10 hours8.5 hours
MessagingSMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM, RSS, MS ExchangeSMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM, RSS
RadioStereo FM radio with RDSStereo FM radio with RDS
GPSA-GPS support and GLONASSA-GPS support and GLONASS
SensorsAccelerometer, RGB light, Geomagnetic, Proximity, Gyro, Barometer
Temperature & Humidity, Gesture
Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass, Barometer
WifiYes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspotYes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot
ColorsTitanium Gray, Sapphire BlackPebble blue, Marble white, Amber brown, Garnet red, Sapphire black, Titanium grey, La Fleur
Additional Features Air Wave
Tilt
Smart Scroll
Smart Pause
Integrated Optical Reader
S Health
S Translator
S Voice assistant
S Memo note apps
Galaxy S Voice Drive
Dropbox (50 GB storage)
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
TV-out (via MHL A/V link)
SNS integration
Organizer
Image/video editor
Document viewer (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF)
Google Search, Maps, Gmail,
YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk, Picasa
Voice memo/dial/commands
Predictive text input (Swype)
Voice natural language commands and dictation
Smart Stay eye tracking
Dropbox (50 GB storage)
TV-out (via MHL A/V link)
SNS integration
MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264/H.263 player
MP3/WAV/eAAC+/AC3/FLAC player
Organizer
Image/video editor
Document viewer (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF)
Google Search
Maps
Gmail
YouTube
Calendar
Google Talk
Picasa
Voice memo/dial/commands
Predictive text input (Swype)
Price800$600$

 

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