Galaxy S4 Active Samsung

  • clock speed
    1.9
    GHz
  • RAM
    2
    GB
  • size
    5
    inches
  • resolution
    440
    ppi

iPhone 4S Apple

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

Review Breakdown

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active vs Apple iPhone 4S

Display

PPI, brightness, contrast ratio in sunlight and contrast ratio
8.8
8.7

Processing power

sunspider
6.7
5.9

Camera

aperture
5.0
5.0

Battery life

3g talk time, web vrowsing and video playback
7.6
7.2

Music

voice volume and music volume
9.4
9.1

Geekaphone Score

7.5
7.2

Detailed Comparison

display

Size
5"
3.5"
Resolution
1920 x 1080 (440 ppi)
960 x 640 (329 ppi)
Panel
TFT LCD
IPS LCD (RGB)
Brightness
594 cd/m²
654 cd/m²
Contrast in sunlight
2.022
2.269
Surface
Gorilla Glass 2
Gorilla Glass
Video out
1080p (Micro USB)
1080p (Proprietary)

processor

System on a chip
Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 (8064T)
Apple A5 (APL0498)
CPU
1.9 GHz, ARM Krait 300
0.8 GHz, ARM Cortex A9
Architecture
Quad core
Dual core
Linpack
818
--
Quadrant
11,346
--
GPU
400 MHz, Qualcomm Adreno 320
250 MHz, PowerVR SGX 543MP2
Architecture
Dual core
GL benchmark 2.5
41
--
Epic citadel
57.5
--
Basemark x
--
--
RAM
2 GB
0.5 GB

camera

Lens
f/2.2
f/2.4, 4.2 mm (33.3 mm equiv.)
Resolution
8 MP (3264 x 2448)
8 MP (3264 x 2448)
Sensor
1/3.2" (4.54 mm × 3.42 mm)
Light sensitivity
--
64 ISO to 800 ISO
Flash
LED
LED
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Image stabilization
Digital
Digital
Panorama
Yes
Yes
Continuous shooting
Yes
None
Aperture
f/2.2
f/2.4
Secondary camera
2 MP
0.3 MP

video

Video resolution
1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps
1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps
Video file format
  1. MP4 DivX
  2. WMV H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
Maximum bitrate
17 Mbps
20 Mbps
Video light
No
Yes

battery

Type
Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Lithium-Ion (Non-removable)
Capacity
2,600 mA·h
1,420 mA·h
Talk time
1,020 min
840 min
Standby time
18,720 min
12,000 min
Tested
3G talk time
1,000 min
461 min
Web browsing
455 min
416 min
Video playback
423 min
564 min

music

Speaker
Mono (Bottom)
Mono (Bottom)
Frequency response
+0.03, -0.08
+0.02, -0.11
Noise level
-96.1 dB
-91.2 dB
Headphone
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
Frequency response
+0.03, -0.04
+0.05, -0.10
Noise level
-94.6 dB
-91.3 dB
FM radio
No
No

form factor

Size
71.3 x 139.7 x 9.1 mm
58.6 x 115.2 x 9.3 mm
Weight
151 g
140 g
Body
Plastic (Waterproof, Dustproof)
Slate
Keyboard
None
None
Buttons
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask, Camera
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask, Camera

software

Operating system
Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
iOS 5
Upgradable to
--
iOS 7
Custom UI
--
--
Onscreen keyboards
--
Standard (predictive)
Sunspider
1,196 ms
2,217 ms

connectivity

Network
4G, LTE (100 Mb/s)
3.5G, HSPA+ (14.4 Mb/s)
WiFi
802.11a/b/g/n (Hotspot, WiFi Direct)
802.11g/b/n (Hotspot)
NFC
Yes
No
Bluetooth
4.0
4.0
USB On-the-Go
Yes
No

features

Internal storage
16 GB
16 GB, 32 GB, 64 GB, 8 GB
Supported card formats
microSDXC
None
Included accessories
  1. Charger
  2. Headphones
  1. Charger
  2. Headphones
SIM card
Micro-SIM
Micro-SIM
Speaker volume (Voice)
72.7 dB
65.8 dB
Speaker volume (Music)
66.6 dB
64.5 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
No
No
Barometer
Yes
No
Hygrometer
No
No