Compare Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB vs Apple iPhone 5

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB's 4.8 inch Screen Size is more than Apple iPhone 5's 4 inch Screen Size
  • Both Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB and Apple iPhone 5 have same Internal Storage
  • RAM of Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB is the same as Apple iPhone 5
 
Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB
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Spec Score 
53 /100
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
60 Value For Money Score
71 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4.8 inch 4 inch   
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720 pixels 1136 x 640 pixels   
Screen Type
AMOLED LCD   
Pixel Density
306 PPI 326 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 2 -   
Chipset     
Brand
Samsung Exynos Apple A series   
Processor Speed
1.4GHz 1.2GHz   
Processor
Exynos 4412 Apple A6   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Dual-Core   
RAM
1GB 1GB   
Graphics
Mali-400 MPGX6650 PowerVR SGX543 MP3   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
8MP 8MP   
Front Camera Resolution
1.9MP 1MP   
Camera Details
LED Flash, Simultaneous HD Video And Image Recording, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Image Stabilization. Autofocus, Simultaneous HD Video & Image Recording, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android iOS   
OS Version
Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich -   
OS Detail
- iOS 6   
OS Upgradable To
Android 4.3 -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Apple Lightning Connector   
Features
GPS, FM Radio GPS   
Dimensions (mm)
136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6   
Weight
133 grams 112 grams   
Connectivity
3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
White Black, White   
Build Material
Plastic Metal Unibody   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- 12.9GB   
Card Slot
Yes -   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
64GB -   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Single   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
3G, 2G, Micro SIM 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- -   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2100mAh 1440mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po)   
Removable Battery
Yes No   
Wireless Charging
- -   
Fast Charging
- -   

Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB vs Apple iPhone 5 Specs

Specs
Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GBApple iPhone 5  
Screen Size 4.8 inch4 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 8MP8MP  
RAM 1GB1GB  
Battery Capacity 2100mAh1440mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 1.9MP1MP  

Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Gorgeous display with excellent colour reproduction
  • The battery life easily lasts a day
  • Some interesting gestures have been added in TouchWiz
  • Overall lightweight
  • The battery on the phone is user replaceable
The Bad
  • TouchWiz is still not optimized and feels confusing
  • Plastic build quality feels rather cheap
  • S-Voice is not really up to much good

Apple iPhone 5 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Compact size helps for one handed use
  • Good Rear Camera
  • Metal and Glass design makes it look and feel premium
The Bad
  • Battery Life could have been better
  • Ageing hardware now, launched in 2012

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