Galaxy S III Samsung

  • clock speed
    1.5
    GHz
  • RAM
    2
    GB
  • size
    4.8
    inches
  • resolution
    305
    ppi

808 PureView Nokia

  • clock speed
    1.3
    GHz
  • RAM
    0.5
    GB
  • size
    4
    inches
  • resolution
    183
    ppi

Review Breakdown

Samsung Galaxy S III vs Nokia 808 PureView

Display

PPI, brightness, contrast ratio in sunlight and contrast ratio
8.3
8.5

Camera

sensor size and aperture
5.5
7.5

Battery life

3g talk time, web vrowsing and video playback
7.5
6.9

Music

voice volume and music volume
9.5
9.3

Geekaphone Score

7.7
8.1

Detailed Comparison

display

Size
4.8"
4"
Resolution
1280 x 720 (305 ppi)
640 x 360 (183 ppi)
Panel
Super AMOLED (PenTile RGBG)
AMOLED
Brightness
330 cd/m²
455 cd/m²
Contrast in sunlight
3.419
4.698
Surface
Gorilla Glass 2
Gorilla Glass
Video out
1080p (Micro USB with MHL)
1080p (HDMI)

processor

System on a chip
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus (MSM8960)
CPU
1.5 GHz, ARM Krait
1.3 GHz, ARM 11
Architecture
Dual core
Single core
Linpack
182.9
--
Quadrant
5,111
--
GPU
400 MHz, Qualcomm Adreno 225
Broadcom BCM2763
Architecture
Single core
GL benchmark 2.5
13.4
--
Epic citadel
--
--
Basemark x
--
--
RAM
2 GB
0.5 GB

camera

Lens
f/2.6, 3.7 mm (27.8 mm equiv.)
f/2.4, 8 mm (27.1 mm equiv.)
Resolution
8 MP (3264 x 2448)
38.4 MP (7152 x 5368)
Sensor
1/3" (4.8 mm × 3.6 mm)
2/3" (10.67 mm × 8 mm)
Light sensitivity
--
50 ISO to 1,600 ISO
Flash
LED
Xenon
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Image stabilization
Digital
Image stabilization
Panorama
Yes
No
Continuous shooting
3.3 fps
30 fps
Aperture
f/2.6
f/2.4
Secondary camera
1.9 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 DivX
Maximum bitrate
50 Mbps
25 Mbps
Video light
Yes
Yes

battery

Type
Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Capacity
2,100 mA·h
1,400 mA·h
Talk time
700 min
390 min
Standby time
47,400 min
32,400 min
Tested
3G talk time
738 min
316 min
Web browsing
376 min
254 min
Video playback
494 min
593 min

music

Speaker
Mono (Back)
Mono (Back)
Frequency response
+0.02, -0.07
+0.09, -0.53
Noise level
-82.3 dB
-89.7 dB
Headphone
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
Frequency response
+0.11, -0.04
+0.09, -0.53
Noise level
-90.2 dB
-92.5 dB
FM radio
Receive
Receive, Transmit

form factor

Size
70.6 x 136.6 x 8.6 mm
60.2 x 123.9 x 13.9 mm
Weight
133 g
169 g
Body
Plastic
Plastic
Keyboard
None
None
Buttons
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask
Home, Volume, Back, Camera

software

Operating system
Android 4.0.4
Nokia Belle
Upgradable to
Android 4.1.2
--
Custom UI
TouchWiz Nature UX
--
Onscreen keyboards
Standard (predictive)
--
Sunspider
1,743 ms
--

connectivity

Network
4G, LTE (100 Mb/s)
3.5G, HSDPA (7.2 Mb/s)
WiFi
802.11a/b/g/n (Hotspot, WiFi Direct)
802.11b/g/n (Hotspot)
NFC
Yes
Yes
Bluetooth
4.0
3.0
USB On-the-Go
Yes
Yes

features

Internal storage
16 GB, 32 GB, 64 GB
16 GB
Supported card formats
microSD
microSD
Included accessories
--
  1. Charger
  2. Headphones
SIM card
Micro-SIM
Micro-SIM
Speaker volume (Voice)
75.1 dB
71.1 dB
Speaker volume (Music)
66.5 dB
64.6 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
Yes
No
Hygrometer
No
No