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Samsung Galaxy S III I9300 Samsung Galaxy S II

Samsung Galaxy S III vs Samsung Galaxy S II

Samsung Galaxy S III I9300

Reasons to consider the Galaxy S III

3.5G, Android-4.0.4
Network Much faster max data speeds HSPA+ (84 mbps) vs HSDPA (21 mbps) Higher theoretical max data transfer speeds over cell networks (4x faster)
Standby time Much more standby time 32.9 days vs 7 days More than 4.5x more standby time, less frequent charging
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen 720x1280 vs 800x480 Around 2.5x higher resolution screen
Internal storage Significantly more internal storage 32 GB vs 16 GB 2x more internal storage, which means more music, photos and movies
Screen PPI Significantly higher PPI screen 305 PPI vs 216 PPI More than 40% crisper display of text, images and video
Bluetooth Significantly newer bluetooth support 4.0 vs 3.0 Typically faster data transfer and lower power consumption connecting to other bluetooth devices
Processor Faster processor Unknown, 1400 MHz vs Unknown, 1200 MHz More powerful processor, snappier and more responsive (around 20% faster)
Screen size Larger screen 4.8" vs 4.3" More than 20% larger screen
Talk time Slightly more talk time 11.7 hours vs 8.6 hours Around 40% more talk time per battery charge
Samsung Galaxy S II

Reasons to consider the Galaxy S II

3.5G, Android-2.3.4
Screen type Super AMOLED Plus Super AMOLED Plus vs Super AMOLED Super AMOLED Plus screens are clearer, thinner, and use less energy
Weight Slightly lighter 116 g vs 133 g More than 10% lighter
Size Slightly smaller 66x125x8 mm vs 70x136x8 mm Around 20% smaller

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Common Pros and Cons

Compared to recent cellphones

Pros Cons
Screen type Super AMOLED screens are generally bright and vivid
Galaxy S III:Super AMOLED
S II:Super AMOLED Plus
Camera resolution Capture extremely high resolution images
8 MP
Thickness Thin
Galaxy S III:9 mm
S II:8 mm
Internal storage More internal storage than most for storing music, photos and movies
Galaxy S III:32 GB
S II:16 GB
Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies
1080p @ 30fps
Bluetooth Recent bluetooth support
Galaxy S III:4.0
S II:3.0
Network Fast data transfer
Galaxy S III:HSPA+ (84 mbps)
S II:HSDPA (21 mbps)
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 resolution High resolution screens
Galaxy S III:720x1280
S II:800x480
compatibility-score Works with many headphones
1.0
Screen size Large screens
Galaxy S III:4.8"
S II:4.3"
Processor Powerful processors, very snappy and responsive
Galaxy S III:Unknown, 1400 MHz
S II:Unknown, 1200 MHz
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
Screen PPI Sharp display of text, images and video
Galaxy S III:305 PPI
S II:216 PPI
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
FM Radio Both have built in FM radios to listen to news and music from FM stations
Listen to music from your favorite stations
Accelerometer Both include an accelerometer
Detects movement for interactive apps
Keyboard Neither has a physical keyboard
No keyboard

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Comments

Which phone do you like, and why?

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samsung72 (0:31 PM, September 20, 2012)
the infomation is wrong the samsung galaxy sIII has super Amoled Hd too