Galaxy S III Samsung

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

iPhone 4 Apple

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

Detailed Comparison

display

Size
4.8"
3.5"
Resolution
1280 x 720 (305 ppi)
960 x 640 (329 ppi)
Panel
Super AMOLED (PenTile RGBG)
IPS LCD (RGB)
Brightness
550 cd/m²
483 cd/m²
Contrast in sunlight
3.419
2.016
Surface
Gorilla Glass 2
Gorilla Glass
Video out
1080p (Micro HDMI)
720p (Proprietary)

processor

System on a chip
Samsung Exynos 4 (Quad 4412)
Apple A4 (APL0398)
CPU
1.4 GHz, ARM Cortex A9
0.8 GHz, ARM Cortex A8
Architecture
Quad core
Single core
Linpack
177.1
--
Quadrant
5,365
--
GPU
440 MHz, ARM Mali-400
250 MHz, PowerVR SGX535
Architecture
Quad core
Dual core
GL benchmark 2.5
15.2
--
Epic citadel
--
--
Basemark x
3.18
--
RAM
1 GB
0.5 GB

camera

Lens
f/2.6, 3.7 mm (27.8 mm equiv.)
f/2.0, 4 mm (31.7 mm equiv.)
Resolution
8 MP (3264 x 2448)
5 MP (2592 x 1936)
Sensor
1/3" (4.8 mm × 3.6 mm)
1/3.2" (4.54 mm × 3.42 mm)
Light sensitivity
--
--
Flash
LED
LED
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Image stabilization
Digital
None
Panorama
Yes
No
Continuous shooting
3.3 fps
None
Aperture
f/2.6
f/2.0
Secondary camera
1.9 MP
0.3 MP

video

Video resolution
1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps
1280 x 720 @ 30 fps
Video file format
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
Maximum bitrate
50 Mbps
14 Mbps
Video light
Yes
Yes

battery

Type
Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Lithium-Ion (Non-removable)
Capacity
2,100 mA·h
1,420 mA·h
Talk time
700 min
840 min
Standby time
47,400 min
18,000 min
Tested
3G talk time
615 min
--
Web browsing
387 min
--
Video playback
567 min
--

music

Speaker
Mono (Back)
Mono (Bottom)
Frequency response
+0.03, -0.05
+0.01, -0.07
Noise level
-90.3 dB
-90.1 dB
Headphone
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
Frequency response
+0.11, -0.04
+0.01, -0.07
Noise level
-90.2 dB
-90.4 dB
FM radio
Receive
No

form factor

Size
70.6 x 136.6 x 8.6 mm
58.6 x 114.3 x 9.3 mm
Weight
133 g
137 g
Body
Plastic
Slate
Keyboard
None
None
Buttons
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask
Home, Volume

software

Operating system
Android 4.0.4
iOS 4
Upgradable to
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
iOS 7
Custom UI
--
--
Onscreen keyboards
Standard (predictive)
Standard (predictive)
Sunspider
1,447 ms
3,559 ms

connectivity

Network
3G, HSPA+ (84 Mb/s)
3.5G, HSDPA (7.2 Mb/s)
WiFi
802.11a/b/g/n (Hotspot, WiFi Direct)
802.11g/n/b (Hotspot)
NFC
Yes
No
Bluetooth
4.0
2.1
USB On-the-Go
Yes
No

features

Internal storage
16 GB, 32 GB, 64 GB
8 GB, 16 GB, 32 GB
Supported card formats
microSD
None
Included accessories
  1. Charger
  2. Headphones
--
SIM card
Micro-SIM
Micro-SIM
Speaker volume (Voice)
75.1 dB
65.1 dB
Speaker volume (Music)
66.5 dB
60.3 dB
Special-features

sensors

Location
A-GPS, GLONASS
A-GPS
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