Samsung Galaxy S4 vs. Samsung Galaxy Note 3 - Specifications and Price Comparison in Australia
By Pavithra Rathinavel | May 30, 2014 3:42 PM EST
The Samsung Galaxy S4 was released in the month of March in 2013. However, this handset went through only a minimal upgrade over the design features of the predecessor, the Galaxy S3. On the other hand, the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 was released in the month of September last year to positive reviews.
Readers who are planning to buy one of the aforementioned devices, here is a specification and price comparison pertaining to Australia.
Display, Design and Exterior
The Galaxy S4 comes with a 5 inches display and it packs 1,080 x 1,920 pixels screen resolution. Whereas the Note 3 comes with a bigger 5.7 inches screen but the screen resolution is same as the Galaxy S4.
The Galaxy S4 weighs 130 g, while the Galaxy Note 3 is heavier at 168 g. In addition, the Galaxy S4 has a thickness of 0.31 inches and the Note 3 comes with a thickness of 0.33 inches.
Hardware, Software and Internal Storage
The Galaxy S4 is powered by a quad-core (Qualcomm Snapdragon 600) Krait 300 processor, clocked at 1.9 GHz, with 2 GB of RAM. On the other hand, the Note 3 is powered by a superior quad-core (Qualcomm Snapdragon 800) Krait 400 processor along with a whopping 3 GB of RAM.
The Galaxy S4 comes in 16 GB, 32 GB and 64 GB of internal storage, while the Note 3 comes in 32 GB and 64 GB of internal storage. In addition, both the handsets support microSD card slot for expansion up to 64 GB.
The Galaxy S4 houses a 2600 mAh battery unit, which provides up to 17 hours of 3G talk-time and 370 hours of 3G stand-by time. The Galaxy Note 3, on the other hand, houses a solid 3200 mAh battery unit, which provides up to 21 hours of 3G talk-time and 420 hours of 3G stand-by time.
Both the devices sport the same 13 MP rear-facing camera with LED Flash and a 2 MP front-facing camera. The common camera features include autofocus, digital image stabilization, face and smile detection, digital zoom, panorama and HDR.
Both the Galaxy devices support micro-sim type.
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