Compare Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB vs Nokia Lumia 1020

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB has 6.0% more Screen Size
  • Internal Storage of Nokia Lumia 1020's is 50.0% more than Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB
  • Nokia Lumia 1020 has 2GB RAM, whereas Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB has 1GB RAM
 
Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB
Nokia Lumia 1020
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Spec Score 
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
61 Value For Money Score
53 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4.8 inch 4.5 inch   
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720 pixels 1280 x 768 pixels   
Screen Type
Super AMOLED AMOLED   
Pixel Density
306 PPI 331.7 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 2 Corning Gorilla Glass 3   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Samsung Exynos Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
1.4GHz 1.5GHz   
Processor
Exynos 4412 Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Dual-Core   
RAM
1GB 2GB   
Graphics
Mali-400 MPGX6650 Adreno 225   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
8MP 41MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No No   
Front Camera Resolution
1.9MP 1.2MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
Camera Details
LED Flash, Simultaneous HD Video And Image Recording, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Image Stabilization. 38 MP Effective, PureView Technology, Carl Zeiss Optics, Optical Image Stabilization, & Xenon   
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 Windows Phone   
OS Version
Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich -   
OS Detail
- Windows Phone 8   
OS Upgradable To
Android 4.3 -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
GPS, FM Radio GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Gyroscope Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Gyroscope   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 130.4 x 71.4 x 10.4   
Weight
133 grams 158 grams   
Connectivity
3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
White, Pebble Blue Yellow, White   
Build Material
Plastic Plastic   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
1 Year for Mobile & 6 Months for Accessories -   
Body SAR
1.49W/kg -   
Head SAR
0.55W/kg -   
In The Box
Device, Charger, Earphone, User Manual Device, Charger, Earphone, User Manual   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- -   
Card Slot
Yes No   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
64GB -   
OTG Support
Yes -   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Single   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Micro SIM   
SIM 1 Details
3G, 2G, Micro SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Micro SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- -   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No -   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100   
4G Bands
- LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2100mAh 2000mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
Yes No   
Wireless Charging
No Yes   
Fast Charging
No -   

Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB vs Nokia Lumia 1020 Specs

Specs
Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GBNokia Lumia 1020  
Screen Size 4.8 inch4.5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 8MP41MP  
RAM 1GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 2100mAh2000mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 1.9MP1.2MP  

Nokia Lumia 1020 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Exceedingly good camera capable of shooting virtually everything you would want to
  • Strong battery performance
  • Just about the right form factor for one handed usage
  • Available in plenty of bright colours
  • Sharp and crisp display with excellent colours
The Bad
  • Weak app ecosystem
  • Presence of too many camera apps makes the experience really confusing
  • Lacks expandable storage
  • Not the most reliable performer as there are lags across the UX
  • The protruding camera module makes the phone look bulkier and bigger than it is

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

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