Samsung Galaxy has a very good range of Android smartphones.
The S Series is a premium range of phones and Samsung has always tried to give Galaxy S series the best features and technology. Let’s take a look at two popular smartphones from the Galaxy S series – S3 and S4 and know how they stack against each other.
What Features You Get in Galaxy S3?
No doubt, Galaxy S3 is a bit old phone that was released in May 2012. The features that Galaxy S3 has are still not available in new budget phones or low-cost phones manufactured by Samsung. Galaxy S3 has a 4.8 inch screen that is bigger than average phones. The form factor of Galaxy S4 is quite compact and you can easily use it with one hand. The phone measures 136.6 mm vertically and 70.6 mm horizontally. The thickness of the phone is around 8.6 mm. The display fitted in Galaxy S3 is a Super AMOLED screen that is far better than TFT screens fitted with some new Samsung devices.
The resolution of the display is around 720-by-1280 pixels and the pixel density is equivalent to 306 pixels-per-inch. The display is protected by Gorilla glass. Galaxy S3 has an 8 megapixel camera with 3264-by-2448 pixels resolution and a LED flash near the primary camera. The LED flash enhances the phone’s ability to click good pictures even in low-light conditions. The phone is powered by a quad-core processor clocked at 1.4 GHz and a discrete Mali-400MP4 graphics processor. The phone has sufficient RAM equivalent to 1GB and you have different options in terms of storage space starting from 16GB while the maximum internal storage space offered in Galaxy S3 is 64GB.
What Extra Does Galaxy S4 Offer in Comparison to Galaxy S3?
Galaxy S4 is a successor to S3 that was released in April 2013. The phone has several improvements like a slightly bigger screen measuring 5-inches with increased resolution equivalent to 1080-by-1920 pixels that means you can watch HD videos on Galaxy S4. The type of display is same- Super AMOLED. Despite having a slightly bigger display, Samsung has managed to make S4 smaller and thinner in comparison to S3. The vertical length of the phone is same as S3 but the width is slightly lesser at 69.8 mm and the thickness is around 7.9 mm. The major improvement in Galaxy S4 is the increase in resolution of primary camera.
Galaxy S4 has a 13 megapixel camera having a resolution of 4128-by-3096 pixels. One of the new features introduced in Galaxy S4 is Dual shot that lets you use both cameras at the same time that means you can capture the action in front of your eyes as well as your face at the same time. Features like simultaneous image and HD video recording, Geo tagging, image stabilization, HDR are present in both smartphones. Galaxy S4 has a better chipset Exynos 5 which is fitted with a quad-core processor clocked at 1.6 GHz and a graphics processor PowerVR SGX544MP3.
What Is the Price Difference between Galaxy S3 and Galaxy S4?
You can purchase an unlocked version of Galaxy S3 for $300 while Galaxy S4 16GB LTE model is priced at $439.90
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