Samsung Galaxy S 4 vs Galaxy S III [Comparison]

Samsung announced their latest flagship smartphone ‘Samsung GALAXY S4’ few days back at the Unpacked 2013 event. Though the new Galaxy S IV looks very similar to its predecessor Galaxy S3, but offers impressive stuff both in terms of hardware and software. In comparison to SGS3, the SGS 4 boasts a slimmer body, expanded 5” Full HD display, thin bezel, weighs just 130 grams and is 7.9mm thin, yet stronger. The SGS 4 ships with Android 4.2.2 and packs new software features which include: Smart Scroll, Smart Pause, Air Gesture, S Translator, S Health, Watch On, Group Play, Dual camera shot, Sound & shot, etc. and also includes IR LED, temperature and humidity sensors.


Technical Specs Comparison between Galaxy S III and Galaxy S 4 –


    Samsung Galaxy S 4

    Galaxy S III


Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
   Processor 1.6GHz Exynos 5 Octa /

1.9GHz Quad-Core processor (varies by market)

1.4GHz Exynos 4 Quad-Core processor

   Display 5 inch Full HD (1920 x 1080) Super AMOLED
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
4.8 inch (1280 x 720) Super AMOLED

Gorilla Glass 2

   Pixel Density 441 ppi

306 ppi (pixels per inch)

  Camera (Rear) 13 Mega Pixel AF with LED Flash, zero shutter lag, BIS

8.0 Mega Pixel Camera AF with LED Flash

  Front Camera

2.0 MP, Full HD recording @ 30fps with zero shutter lag, BIS

1.9MP HD (720p video)

  Video 1080p Full HD video Recording and Playback @ 30fps

1080p Full HD video Recording & Playback @ 30fps

  Memory 2GB RAM


  Storage 16GB/32GB/64GB Internal memory + micro SD slot (up to 64GB)

16GB/32GB/64GB Internal memory + micro SD slot



3G (HSPA+ 42Mbps)

4G LTE (Dependent on market)


3G (HSPA+ 21Mbps)

4G (Dependent on market)

  Dimension 136.6 x 69.8 x 7.9mm

136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6mm

  Weight 130g


  Battery 2600mAh (Removable)

2100mAh (Removable)


Accelerometer, RGB light, Geomagnetic, Proximity, Gyro, Barometer

Temperature & Humidity, Gesture

Accelerometer, RGB light, Digital compass, Proximity, Gyro, Barometer


WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (HT80)
NFC, Bluetooth 4.0 (LE)
IR LED (Remote Control), MHL 2.0

WiFi a/b/g/n, WiFi HT40
Bluetooth 4.0(LE)

  Colors Black Mist, White Frost Pebble Blue, Marble White


SGS 4 Availability – In 155 countries, starting from the end of April, 2013.


Mayur Agarwal is the founder and editor-in-chief of WebTrickz. As a Technology enthusiast and an Internet addict, he loves sharing useful How To’s and Tips & Tricks. Follow him @mayurjango on Twitter.

1 Response

  1. rakesh says:

    Although Samsung Galaxy S4 has upgraded and doubled features but i will go for S3 as its rate not high.

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