Samsung Galaxy S4
The Samsung Galaxy S4 is a smartphone with Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) operating system. Among its major hardware components it features a CPU Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 of 4 cores at 1.9 GHz, which is able to move the software smoothly thanks to 2 GB of RAM.
To store photos, videos and installed applications it has an internal memory with a capacity of 16 / 32 / 64 GB and microSD Expansion slot.
If we focus on other more visible details, we must say it has a Super AMOLED screen of 5 inches with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
For photography functions we have 13-megapixel camera in the back of the device with video recording @ 1080p and LED Flash, and a 2-megapixel Front camera.
Regarding the connectivity features and device communication systems we have: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, A-GPS, GLONASS, Infrared, NFC, 4G / LTE, USB and MHL. And last but not least, we can not forget the 3.5 mm Headphone Jack or the sensors required for some features of the smartphone: Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity, Light, Compass, Barometer, Temperature, Humidity.
The battery of the device is 2600 mAh, which along with other hardware and casing gives us total dimensions of 136.6 x 69.8 x 7.9 mm, while the weight is 130 grams.
Finally, Samsung Galaxy S4 costs approximately $599 in its SIM free version.
The iPhone 5S runs iOS 7 out-of-the-box. As for the technical side we can speak of a A7 processor with 2 cores running at 1.3 GHz frequency, which will be responsible for executing applications smoothly with the help of a RAM of 1 GB.
Touch screen IPS (Retina Display) on this smartphone has a diagonal size of 4 inches, with a native resolution that reaches 1136 x 640 pixels.
Another important feature on any smartphone is the internal storage capacity, and in this case we have 16 / 32 / 64 GB. To take photos it has 8-megapixel rear camera with LED Flash and video recording @ 1080p, and a 1.2-megapixel Front camera.
Moreover, the connectivity of the iPhone 5S is composed by Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, A-GPS, GLONASS, including some features that are not present in all smartphones, as can be 4G / LTE and sensors Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity, Light, Compass. On the side we found a 3.5 mm Jack for headphones.
This terminal has dimensions of 123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm with a total weight of 112 grams, and the battery has a capacity of 1440 mAh.
Pricewise, the iPhone 5S SIM free can be found in stores from about $699.
Specs and Price Comparison
|Samsung Galaxy S4||iPhone 5S|
|Operating system||Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean)||iOS 7|
|Screen||5 inch||4 inch|
|Panel||Super AMOLED||IPS (Retina Display)|
|Resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels||1136 x 640 pixels|
|Pixel density||441 ppi||326 ppi|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 600||A7|
|CPU frequency||1.9 GHz||1.3 GHz|
|RAM||2 GB||1 GB|
|GPU||Adreno 320||PowerVR G6430|
|Internal storage||16 / 32 / 64 GB||16 / 32 / 64 GB|
|Memory Card Type||microSD|
|Rear camera resolution||13 megapixel||8 megapixel|
|Rear camera video recording||1080p||1080p|
|Front camera resolution||2 megapixel||1.2 megapixel|
|Front camera video recording||1080p||720p|
|4G / LTE||Yes||Yes|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity, Light, Compass, Barometer, Temperature, Humidity||Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity, Light, Compass|
|Battery||2600 mAh||1440 mAh|
|Talk time||17 hours||10 hours|
|Standby time||350 hours||250 hours|
|Dimensions||136.6 x 69.8 x 7.9 mm||123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm|
|Weight||130 grams||112 grams|
|Notes||Fingerprint identity sensor|
|Price||599 $||699 $|
Advantages of the Samsung Galaxy S4
- Screen (5 inch)
- Resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels)
- Pixel density (441 ppi)
- Cores (4)
- CPU frequency (1.9 GHz)
- RAM (2 GB)
- Expansion slot
- Rear camera resolution (13 megapixel)
- Front camera resolution (2 megapixel)
- Battery (2600 mAh)
- Talk time (17 hours)
- Standby time (350 hours)
- Price (599 $)
Advantages of the iPhone 5S
- Dimensions (123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm)
- Weight (112 grams)