Samsung GALAXY Note Apple iPhone 4

Samsung Galaxy Note vs Apple iPhone 4

Samsung GALAXY Note

Reasons to consider the Galaxy Note

4G, Android-2.3.5
Network Much faster max data speeds HSPA+ (84 mbps) vs HSDPA (7.2 mbps) Higher theoretical max data transfer speeds over cell networks (more than 11.5x faster)
Screen type OLED screen Super AMOLED vs LCD The Note has a OLED screen, which are generally brighter and more vivid
Multitasking Runs multiple apps at once Yes vs No Switch between running apps, surf the web while talking on skype for example
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 Significantly more standby time 34.2 days vs 12.5 days More than 2.5x more standby time, less frequent charging
Screen size Significantly larger screen 5.3"" vs 3.5"" More than 2x larger screen
Processor Significantly faster processor Unknown, 1400 MHz vs Apple A4 A4, 800 MHz More powerful processor, snappier and more responsive (around 80% faster)
Bluetooth Newer bluetooth support 3.0 vs 2.1 Typically faster data transfer and lower power consumption connecting to other bluetooth devices
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen 800x1,280 vs 960x640 Around 70% higher resolution screen
Camera resolution Higher resolution camera 8 MP vs 5 MP Take photos with 60% more detail for larger prints
Movie format Higher resolution movies 1080p @ 30fps vs 720p @ 30fps Shoots higher resolution Full HD (1080p) video
Apple iPhone 4

Reasons to consider the iPhone 4

3.5G, Apple iOS 4.3.1
Size Smaller 59×114×9 mm vs 83×147×10 mm Around 50% smaller
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)
Weight Lighter 137 g vs 178 g More than 20% lighter
Screen PPI Higher PPI screen 329 PPI vs 284 PPI Around 20% crisper display of text, images and video


Common Pros and Cons

Compared to recent cellphones

Pros Cons
Internal storage Tons of space for storing movies, photos, and music
32 GB
Screen PPI Sharp display of text, images and video
Note284 PPI
iPhone 4329 PPI
Thickness Thin
Note10 mm
iPhone 49 mm
Screen resolution High resolution screens
iPhone 4960x640
Multi-touch Both support multi-touch
Intuitive gestures such as pinch to zoom
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
compatibility-score Works with many headphones
App store Many apps available at their app store(s)
NoteAndroid App Market
iPhone 4iPhone App Store
Camera resolution Capture very high resolution images
Note8 MP
iPhone 45 MP
App store Both have an app store, makes it easy to add new games and programs
NoteAndroid App Market
iPhone 4iPhone App Store
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

We're not aware of any interesting pros shared by these two products.

Keyboard Neither has a physical keyboard
No keyboard


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Which phone do you like, and why?

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Avatar for srhjn123 srhjn123 (9:33 AM, May 02, 2014)
Samsung known for using the same things that Apple use in their smart phone but this time Note 4 come in 3 sided display is it rumor or reality but it give very tough competition to the Apple .