Samsung Galaxy S4 I9505 Samsung Captivate Glide

Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Samsung Captivate Glide

Samsung Galaxy S4 I9505

Reasons to consider the Galaxy S4

4G, Android-4.2.2
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen 1920x1080 vs 800x480 Around 5.5x higher resolution screen
Screen PPI Much higher PPI screen 441 PPI vs 232 PPI More than 90% crisper display of text, images and video
Internal storage Much more internal storage 32 GB vs 7.8 GB More than 4x more internal storage, which means more music, photos and movies
Processor Significantly faster processor Unknown, 1900 MHz vs Unknown, 1000 MHz More powerful processor, snappier and more responsive (90% faster)
Camera resolution Significantly higher resolution camera 13 MP vs 8 MP Take photos with more than 60% more detail for larger prints
Bluetooth Newer bluetooth support 4.0 vs 3.0 Typically faster data transfer and lower power consumption connecting to other bluetooth devices
Network Faster max data speeds LTE (100 mbps) vs HSPA+ (84 mbps) Higher theoretical max data transfer speeds over cell networks (around 20% faster)
Thickness Thinner 8 mm vs 13 mm Around 40% thinner
Movie format Higher resolution movies 1080p @ 30fps vs 720p @ 30fps Shoots higher resolution Full HD (1080p) video
Screen size Larger screen 5.0" vs 4.0" Around 50% larger screen
Size Smaller 69x136x7 mm vs 64x124x13 mm Around 30% smaller
Talk time More talk time 17 hours vs 8 hours More than 2x more talk time per battery charge
Weight Slightly lighter 130 g vs 147 g More than 10% lighter
Samsung Captivate Glide

Reasons to consider the Captivate Glide

3.5G, Google Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)
Keyboard Has a full keyboard QWERTY keyboard vs None A physical keyboard is great for emailing and typing in general


Common Pros and Cons

Compared to recent cellphones

Pros Cons
Network Very fast data transfer
S4:LTE (100 mbps)
Captivate Glide:HSPA+ (84 mbps)
Camera resolution Capture very high resolution images
S4:13 MP
Captivate Glide:8 MP
Bluetooth Recent bluetooth support
Captivate Glide:3.0
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
Screen PPI Sharp display of text, images and video
S4:441 PPI
Captivate Glide:232 PPI
compatibility-score Works with many headphones
App store Many apps available at their app store(s)
Android App Market
Thickness Thin
S4:8 mm
Captivate Glide:13 mm
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 Neither have built in FM Radios
Won't pick up any radio 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.

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


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