ATIV S Samsung

  • clock speed
    1.5
    GHz
  • RAM
    1
    GB
  • size
    4.8
    inches
  • resolution
    305
    ppi

One S HTC

  • Base
    • Base
    • 1.7GHz - Asia Version
  • clock speed
    1.5
    GHz
  • RAM
    1
    GB
  • size
    4.3
    inches
  • resolution
    256
    ppi

Review Breakdown

Samsung ATIV S vs HTC One S

Display

PPI, brightness, contrast ratio in sunlight and contrast ratio
8.4
8.3

Processing power

sunspider
7.3
6.2

Camera

sensor size and aperture
5.6
5.6

Music

voice volume and music volume
9.7
9.1

Geekaphone Score

7.8
7.3

Detailed Comparison

display

Size
4.8"
4.3"
Resolution
1280 x 720 (305 ppi)
960 x 540 (256 ppi)
Panel
HD Super AMOLED (PenTile RGBG)
Super AMOLED (PenTile RGBG)
Brightness
302 cd/m²
386 cd/m²
Contrast in sunlight
3.129
2.901
Surface
Gorilla Glass 2
Gorilla Glass
Video out
1080p (Micro USB)
1080p (Micro USB with MHL)

processor

System on a chip
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus (MSM8960)
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus (MSM8260A)
CPU
1.5 GHz, ARM Krait
1.5 GHz, ARM Krait
Architecture
Dual core
Dual core
Linpack
--
210
Quadrant
--
--
GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 225
400 MHz, Qualcomm Adreno 225
Architecture
Single core
Single core
GL benchmark 2.5
--
--
Epic citadel
--
--
Basemark x
--
--
RAM
1 GB
1 GB

camera

Lens
f/2.0, 4 mm (30 mm equiv.)
f/2.0, 4 mm (30 mm equiv.)
Resolution
8 MP (3264 x 2448)
8 MP (3264 x 2448)
Sensor
1/3" (4.8 mm × 3.6 mm)
1/3" (4.8 mm × 3.6 mm)
Light sensitivity
--
--
Flash
LED
LED
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Image stabilization
Digital
None
Panorama
No
Yes
Continuous shooting
None
3 fps
Aperture
f/2.0
f/2.0
Secondary camera
1.9 MP
0.3 MP

video

Video resolution
1920 x 1080 @ 29 fps
1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps
Video file format
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
Maximum bitrate
20 Mbps
20 Mbps
Video light
Yes
Yes

battery

Type
Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Non-removable
Capacity
2,300 mA·h
1,650 mA·h
Talk time
870 min
582 min
Standby time
13,080 min
--
Tested
3G talk time
--
582 min
Web browsing
--
243 min
Video playback
--
568 min

music

Speaker
Stereo (Back)
Mono (Back)
Frequency response
+0.07, -0.07
+0.13, -0.10
Noise level
-90.3 dB
-91 dB
Headphone
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
Frequency response
+0.18, -0.05
+0.13, -0.04
Noise level
-90 dB
-90.7 dB
FM radio
Receive
Receive

form factor

Size
70.5 x 137.2 x 8.7 mm
65 x 130.9 x 7.8 mm
Weight
135 g
119 g
Body
Plastic
Aluminum
Keyboard
None
None
Buttons
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask, Camera
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask

software

Operating system
Windows Phone 8
Android 4.0
Upgradable to
--
Android 4.1.1
Custom UI
--
--
Onscreen keyboards
--
--
Sunspider
891 ms
1,708 ms

connectivity

Network
3.5G, HSPA+ (84 Mb/s)
3.5G, HSPA (14 Mb/s)
WiFi
802.11a/b/g/n (Hotspot)
802.11b/g/n (Hotspot)
NFC
Yes
No
Bluetooth
2.1+EDR
4.0
USB On-the-Go
--
--

features

Internal storage
16 GB
16 GB
Supported card formats
microSDXC
None
Included accessories
  1. Charger
  2. Headphones
--
SIM card
Micro-SIM
--
Speaker volume (Voice)
73.7 dB
65.1 dB
Speaker volume (Music)
73.5 dB
64.6 dB
Special-features

sensors

Location
A-GPS, GLONASS
A-GPS, GLONASS
Gyroscope
Yes
Yes
Accelerometer
Yes
Yes
Light sensor
Yes
Yes
Proximity sensor
Yes
Yes
Compass
Yes
Yes
Thermometer
No
No
Barometer
No
No
Hygrometer
No
No