Samsung Galaxy R Samsung Galaxy S

Samsung Galaxy R vs Samsung Galaxy S

Samsung Galaxy R

Reasons to consider the Galaxy R

3G, Google Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
Screen size Slightly larger screen 4.2" vs 4.0" More than 10% larger screen
Samsung Galaxy S

Reasons to consider the Galaxy S

3.5G, Google Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)
Internal storage More internal storage 16 GB vs 7.8 GB More than 2x more internal storage, which means more music, photos and movies
Standby time More standby time 31.2 days vs 25.8 days More than 20% more standby time, less frequent charging
Network Faster max data speeds HSDPA (7.2 mbps) vs EDGE (0.384 mbps) Higher theoretical max data transfer speeds over cell networks (around 19x faster)
Weight Slightly lighter 118 g vs 135 g More than 10% lighter
Talk time Slightly more talk time 13.4 hours vs 9 hours Around 50% more talk time per battery charge
Screen PPI Slightly higher PPI screen 232 PPI vs 221 PPI Almost the same


Common Pros and Cons

Compared to recent cellphones

Pros Cons
Screen type OLED screens are generally bright and vivid
Galaxy R:Super LCD
Galaxy S:Super AMOLED
Thickness Thin
Galaxy R:9 mm
Galaxy S:10 mm
Bluetooth Recent bluetooth support
Multi-touch Both support multi-touch
Intuitive gestures such as pinch to zoom
Standby time Long standby time
Galaxy R:25.8 days
Galaxy S:31.2 days
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
Camera resolution Capture very high resolution images
5 MP
App store Many apps available at their app store(s)
Android App Market
App store Both have an app store, makes it easy to add new games and programs
Easily get games and programs for your phone
FM Radio Both have built in FM radios to listen to news and music from FM stations
Listen to music from your favorite stations
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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areikusu (10:57 AM, September 11, 2012)
Update your data from galaxy R ... it's all wrong... The correct comparassion is with SII, diferent proccesor an screen, SII has Superamoled and the R Superclear lcd.. less storage memory than the SII but Is similar phone