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Apple iPhone 5s 16GB Samsung Galaxy S III mini

Apple iPhone 5s vs Samsung Galaxy S III mini

Apple iPhone 5s 16GB

Reasons to consider the iPhone 5s

4G, Apple iOS 7
Network Much faster max data speeds LTE (100 mbps) vs HSPA (14 mbps) Higher theoretical max data transfer speeds over cell networks (more than 7x faster)
Screen PPI Significantly higher PPI screen 325 PPI vs 233 PPI Around 40% crisper display of text, images and video
Movie format Higher resolution movies 1080 x 1920 @ 30fps vs 720 x 1280 @ 30fps Shoots higher resolution video
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen 640x1136 vs 800x480 Around 90% higher resolution screen
Camera resolution Higher resolution camera 8 MP vs 5 MP Take photos with around 60% more detail for larger prints
Processor Faster processor Unknown, 1300 MHz vs Unknown, 1000 MHz More powerful processor, snappier and more responsive (30% faster)
App store More apps available iPhone App Store vs Android App Market The iPhone App Store has over 500,000 apps vs 400,000 (around 30% more)
Thickness Thinner 8 mm vs 10 mm More than 20% thinner
Size Smaller 58x123x7 mm vs 121x63x9 mm Around 30% smaller
Talk time Slightly more talk time 10 hours vs 7.8 hours Around 30% more talk time per battery charge
Samsung Galaxy S III mini

Reasons to consider the Galaxy S III mini

3.5G, Google Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
Screen type OLED screen Super AMOLED vs LCD The Galaxy S III mini has a OLED screen, which are generally brighter and more vivid
FM Radio Built in FM radio Yes vs No Listen to your music and news from your favorite radio stations wherever you are
Standby time More standby time 15 days vs 10.4 days More than 40% more standby time, less frequent charging

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Common Pros and Cons

Compared to recent cellphones

Pros Cons
Bluetooth The latest bluetooth support
4.0
Internal storage More internal storage than most for storing music, photos and movies
16 GB
Thickness Thin
5s:8 mm
Galaxy S III mini:10 mm
GPS Have assisted GPS
Assisted GPS
Wifi Both have fairly fast wifi support
802.11n (150 mbps)
Touchscreen type Touch sensitive screens
Easy to use with your fingers
Screen PPI Sharp display of text, images and video
5s:325 PPI
Galaxy S III mini:233 PPI
Camera resolution Capture very high resolution images
5s:8 MP
Galaxy S III mini:5 MP
Screen resolution High resolution screens
5s:640x1136
Galaxy S III mini:800x480
compatibility-score Works with many headphones
1.0
Network Fast data transfer
5s:LTE (100 mbps)
Galaxy S III mini:HSPA (14 mbps)
App store Many apps available at their app store(s)
5s:iPhone App Store
Galaxy S III mini:Android App Market
App store Both have an app store, makes it easy to add new games and programs
5s:iPhone App Store
Galaxy S III mini:Android App Market
Numeric keypad Neither has a numeric keypad
Its often harder to dial numbers with a touch screen or keyboard

Compared to recent smartphones

Pros Cons
Accelerometer Both include an accelerometer
Detects movement for interactive apps
Keyboard Neither has a physical keyboard
No keyboard

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