Galaxy W Samsung

  • clock speed
    1.4
    GHz
  • RAM
    0.5
    GB
  • size
    3.7
    inches
  • resolution
    251
    ppi

Galaxy S Samsung

  • clock speed
    1
    GHz
  • RAM
    0.5
    GB
  • size
    4
    inches
  • resolution
    232
    ppi

Review Breakdown

Samsung Galaxy W vs Galaxy S

Display

PPI, brightness and contrast ratio
8.2
8.1

Processing power

linpack and sunspider
5.4
N/A

Camera

sensor size and aperture
5.5
N/A

Music

voice volume and music volume
9.3
9.2

Geekaphone Score

7.1
N/A

Detailed Comparison

display

Size
3.7"
4"
Resolution
800 x 480 (251 ppi)
800 x 480 (232 ppi)
Panel
TFT LCD (RGB)
Super AMOLED
Brightness
423 cd/m²
395 cd/m²
Contrast in sunlight
--
3.155
Surface
None
Gorilla Glass
Video out
720p
720p (Micro USB)

processor

System on a chip
Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 (MSM8255)
Samsung Exynos 3
CPU
1.4 GHz, Qualcomm Scorpion
1 GHz, ARM Cortex A8
Architecture
Single core
Single core
Linpack
53.1
--
Quadrant
--
--
GPU
245 MHz, Qualcomm Adreno 205
PowerVR SGX540
Architecture
Single core
GL benchmark 2.5
--
--
Epic citadel
--
--
Basemark x
--
--
RAM
0.5 GB
0.5 GB

camera

Lens
f/2.0, 4 mm (30 mm equiv.)
--
Resolution
5 MP (2592 x 1944)
5 MP (2592 x 1944)
Sensor
1/3" (4.8 mm × 3.6 mm)
Light sensitivity
--
--
Flash
LED
None
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Image stabilization
Digital
Image stabilization
Panorama
Yes
No
Continuous shooting
None
Yes
Aperture
f/2.0
--
Secondary camera
0.3 MP
0.3 MP

video

Video resolution
1280 x 720 @ 30 fps
1280 x 720 @ 30 fps
Video file format
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
  1. MP4 DivX
  2. WMV H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
Maximum bitrate
14 Mbps
--
Video light
Yes
No

battery

Type
Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Capacity
1,500 mA·h
1,500 mA·h
Talk time
1,099 min
802 min
Standby time
31,800 min
45,000 min
Tested
3G talk time
--
--
Web browsing
--
--
Video playback
--
--

music

Speaker
Stereo (Back)
Mono (Back)
Frequency response
+0.17, -1.32
+0.03, -0.04
Noise level
-87.8 dB
-90.7 dB
Headphone
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
Frequency response
+0.21, -0.97
--
Noise level
-85.2 dB
--
FM radio
Receive
Receive

form factor

Size
60 x 115.5 x 11.5 mm
64.2 x 122.4 x 9.9 mm
Weight
112 g
118 g
Body
Plastic
Plastic
Keyboard
None
None
Buttons
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask, Camera
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask

software

Operating system
Android 2.3
Android 2.3
Upgradable to
--
--
Custom UI
--
--
Onscreen keyboards
--
--
Sunspider
4,167 ms
--

connectivity

Network
3.5G, HSDPA (7.2 Mb/s)
3.5G, HSDPA (7.2 Mb/s)
WiFi
802.11n/g/b (Hotspot)
802.11b/g/n (Hotspot)
NFC
No
No
Bluetooth
3.0
3.0
USB On-the-Go
--
No

features

Internal storage
1.7 GB
16 GB
Supported card formats
microSD
microSD
Included accessories
--
Charger
SIM card
--
Mini-SIM
Speaker volume (Voice)
69.6 dB
66.6 dB
Speaker volume (Music)
66.6 dB
65.9 dB
Special-features

sensors

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