Galaxy Note 3 Samsung

  • clock speed
    1.9
    GHz
  • RAM
    3
    GB
  • size
    5.7
    inches
  • resolution
    386
    ppi

Galaxy S III Samsung

  • clock speed
    1.4
    GHz
  • RAM
    1
    GB
  • size
    4.8
    inches
  • resolution
    305
    ppi

Detailed Comparison

display

Size
5.7"
4.8"
Resolution
1920 x 1080 (386 ppi)
1280 x 720 (305 ppi)
Panel
Full HD Super AMOLED
Super AMOLED (PenTile RGBG)
Brightness
379 cd/m²
550 cd/m²
Contrast in sunlight
3.997
3.419
Surface
Gorilla Glass 3
Gorilla Glass 2
Video out
1080p (Micro USB)
1080p (Micro HDMI)

processor

System on a chip
Samsung Exynos 5 (Octa 5420)
Samsung Exynos 4 (Quad 4412)
CPU
1.9 GHz, ARM Cortex A15
1.4 GHz, ARM Cortex A9
Architecture
Quad core
Quad core
Linpack
1,058
177.1
Quadrant
19,989
5,365
GPU
600 MHz, ARM Mali-T628 MP6
440 MHz, ARM Mali-400
Architecture
Hexa core
Quad core
GL benchmark 2.5
62
15.2
Epic citadel
41.4
--
Basemark x
--
3.18
RAM
3 GB
1 GB

camera

Lens
f/2.2, 31 mm equiv.
f/2.6, 3.7 mm (27.8 mm equiv.)
Resolution
13 MP (4160 x 3120)
8 MP (3264 x 2448)
Sensor
1/3.2" (4.69 mm × 3.52 mm)
1/3" (4.8 mm × 3.6 mm)
Light sensitivity
50 ISO to 1,000 ISO
--
Flash
LED
LED
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Image stabilization
Digital
Digital
Panorama
Yes
Yes
Continuous shooting
7.2 fps
3.3 fps
Aperture
f/2.2
f/2.6
Secondary camera
1.92 MP
1.9 MP

video

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

battery

Type
Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Capacity
3,200 mA·h
2,100 mA·h
Talk time
--
700 min
Standby time
--
47,400 min
Tested
3G talk time
1,092 min
615 min
Web browsing
544 min
387 min
Video playback
812 min
567 min

music

Speaker
Mono (Bottom)
Mono (Back)
Frequency response
+0.02, -0.07
+0.03, -0.05
Noise level
-96.5 dB
-90.3 dB
Headphone
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
Frequency response
+0.01, -0.09
+0.11, -0.04
Noise level
-96.2 dB
-90.2 dB
FM radio
No
Receive

form factor

Size
79.2 x 151.2 x 8.3 mm
70.6 x 136.6 x 8.6 mm
Weight
168 g
133 g
Body
Plastic
Plastic
Keyboard
None
None
Buttons
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask

software

Operating system
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
Android 4.0.4
Upgradable to
Android 4.4.2
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
Custom UI
--
--
Onscreen keyboards
--
Standard (predictive)
Sunspider
590 ms
1,447 ms

connectivity

Network
3G, HSDPA (42.2 Mb/s)
3G, HSPA+ (84 Mb/s)
WiFi
802.11a/ac/b/g/n (Hotspot, WiFi Direct)
802.11a/b/g/n (Hotspot, WiFi Direct)
NFC
Yes
Yes
Bluetooth
4.0
4.0
USB On-the-Go
Yes
Yes

features

Internal storage
32 GB, 64 GB
16 GB, 32 GB, 64 GB
Supported card formats
microSD
microSD
Included accessories
  1. Charger
  2. Headphones
  1. Charger
  2. Headphones
SIM card
Micro-SIM
Micro-SIM
Speaker volume (Voice)
70.5 dB
75.1 dB
Speaker volume (Music)
66.6 dB
66.5 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
Yes
No
Barometer
Yes
No
Hygrometer
Yes
No