Galaxy Nexus Samsung

  • clock speed
    1.2
    GHz
  • RAM
    1
    GB
  • size
    4.7
    inches
  • resolution
    315
    ppi

iPhone 4S Apple

  • clock speed
    0.8
    GHz
  • RAM
    0.5
    GB
  • size
    3.5
    inches
  • resolution
    329
    ppi

Detailed Comparison

display

Size
4.7"
3.5"
Resolution
1280 x 720 (315 ppi)
960 x 640 (329 ppi)
Panel
Super AMOLED (PenTile RGBG)
IPS LCD (RGB)
Surface
Oleophobic coating
Gorilla Glass
Video out
1080p (Micro USB)
1080p (Proprietary)

processor

System on a chip
Texas Instruments OMAP 4 (OMAP4460)
Apple A5 (APL0498)
CPU
1.2 GHz, ARM Cortex A9
0.8 GHz, ARM Cortex A9
Architecture
Dual core
Dual core
GPU
384 MHz, PowerVR SGX540
250 MHz, PowerVR SGX 543MP2
Architecture
Quad core
Dual core
RAM
1 GB
0.5 GB

camera

Lens
f/2.8, 4 mm (30 mm equiv.)
f/2.4, 4.2 mm (33.3 mm equiv.)
Resolution
5 MP (2592 x 1936)
8 MP (3264 x 2448)
Sensor
1/3" (4.8 mm × 3.6 mm)
1/3.2" (4.54 mm × 3.42 mm)
Light sensitivity
--
64 ISO to 800 ISO
Flash
LED
LED
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Image stabilization
None
Digital
Panorama
Yes
Yes
Continuous shooting
None
None
Aperture
f/2.8
f/2.4
Secondary camera
1.3 MP
0.3 MP

video

Video resolution
1920 x 1080 @ 30 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)
Lithium-Ion (Non-removable)
Capacity
1,750 mA·h
1,420 mA·h
Talk time
506 min
840 min
Standby time
17,400 min
12,000 min

music

Speaker
Mono (Back)
Mono (Bottom)
Frequency response
--
+0.02, -0.11
Noise level
--
-91.2 dB
Headphone
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
Frequency response
--
+0.05, -0.10
Noise level
--
-91.3 dB
FM radio
No
No

form factor

Size
67.9 x 135.5 x 8.9 mm
58.6 x 115.2 x 9.3 mm
Weight
135 g
140 g
Body
Plastic
Slate
Keyboard
None
None
Buttons
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask, Camera

software

Operating system
Android 4.0
iOS 5
Upgradable to
Android 4.3
iOS 7
Custom UI
--
--
Onscreen keyboards
--
Standard (predictive)

connectivity

Network
4G, LTE (20 Mb/s)
3.5G, HSPA+ (14.4 Mb/s)
WiFi
802.11a/b/g/n (Hotspot)
802.11g/b/n (Hotspot)
NFC
Yes
No
Bluetooth
3.0
4.0
USB On-the-Go
Yes
No

features

Internal storage
16 GB
16 GB, 32 GB, 64 GB, 8 GB
Supported card formats
None
None
Included accessories
  1. Charger
  2. Headphones
  1. Charger
  2. Headphones
SIM card
Full Size
Micro-SIM
Special-features

sensors

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