Compare Apple iPhone 5 16GB VS Samsung Galaxy Note 2

Quick Facts
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Reasons to Buy
  • Much sharper screen
  • 326 ppi vs 267 ppi vs 424 ppi
    High pixel density shows sharper text and extremely detailed photos/videos.
  • Has Gorilla Glass
  • Yes vs No vs No
    Gorilla Glass protects smartphone's screen from scratches and minor knocks.
  • Much lighter
  • 112.0 grams vs 183.0 grams vs 163.0 grams
    Lightweight devices can be held tirelessly for a long time

  • Much larger screen
  • 4.0 inch vs 5.5 inch vs 5.2 inch
    Internet browsing or watching movies is more pleasing on large screens.
  • Much faster processor
  • 1300 MHz Dual core vs 1600 MHz Quad core vs 2500 MHz Quad core
    Fast processor smoothly executes multiple tasks/apps simultaneously.
  • Much more RAM
  • 1.0 GB vs 2.0 GB vs 3.0 GB
    More RAM results in faster loading of multiple apps.
  • Much higher battery capacity
  • 1440 mAH vs 3100 mAH vs 3100 mAH
    Greater the capacity, lesser the need to charge your battery again.
  • Has FM Radio
  • No vs Yes vs Yes
    FM Radio allows you to listen to music & news from radio stations, even while travelling.
  • Much more expandable memory
  • N/A vs 64 GB vs 128 GB
    More expandable storage allows having more songs, photos, videos, etc.
  • Much higher secondary camera resolution
  • 1.2 MP vs 1.9 MP vs 2.2 MP
    Front camera of high resolution results in sharp video-chats & self-photos.
  • Has NFC
  • No vs Yes vs No
    NFC enables faster sharing of content between NFC devices, one tap payment options, etc.
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  • Larger screen
  • 4.0 inch vs 5.5 inch vs 5.2 inch
    Internet browsing or watching movies is more pleasing on large screens.
  • Much faster processor
  • 1300 MHz Dual core vs 1600 MHz Quad core vs 2500 MHz Quad core
    Fast processor smoothly executes multiple tasks/apps simultaneously.
  • Much more RAM
  • 1.0 GB vs 2.0 GB vs 3.0 GB
    More RAM results in faster loading of multiple apps.
  • Much higher primary camera resolution
  • 8.0 MP vs 8.0 MP vs 20.7 MP
    Camera of high resolution takes detailed & sharp photos.
  • Much higher battery capacity
  • 1440 mAH vs 3100 mAH vs 3100 mAH
    Greater the capacity, lesser the need to charge your battery again.
  • Much sharper screen
  • 326 ppi vs 267 ppi vs 424 ppi
    High pixel density shows sharper text and extremely detailed photos/videos.
  • Has FM Radio
  • No vs Yes vs Yes
    FM Radio allows you to listen to music & news from radio stations, even while travelling.
  • Much more expandable memory
  • N/A vs 64 GB vs 128 GB
    More expandable storage allows having more songs, photos, videos, etc.
  • Much higher secondary camera resolution
  • 1.2 MP vs 1.9 MP vs 2.2 MP
    Front camera of high resolution results in sharp video-chats & self-photos.
  • Is waterproof
  • No vs No vs Yes
    Waterproof phones can be used in wet environments, even under water upto 1 m.
  • Much thinner
  • 7.6 mm vs 9.4 mm vs 7.3 mm
    Slim handsets are easy to handle or pocket, and look stylish

Editor's Comments:
  • A standout design
  • The Sony Xperia Z3 boasts a stylish new design that features curvy sides and stands out in both look and feel
  • Powerful innards
  • Loaded with a 2.5GHz quad-core Snapdragon 801 CPU and 3GB of RAM, it makes mince meat of all apps and games thrown at it... even heavy ones.
  • A digicam killer
  • With its 20.7-megapixel primary camera that flaunts impressive features, you can leave your digicam at home.
  • Impervious to dust and water
  • With its IP 65/68 rating, the Xperia Z3 can withstand both dust and water. You can even take it in the shower with you, or shoot pictures underwater.
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Design
Operating system iOS 6 Android 4.1.1 (Jelly Bean) Android 4.4 (KitKat)
Dimensions

    Height:123.8 mm

    Width:58.6 mm

    Thickness:7.6 mm

    Height:151.1 mm

    Width:80.5 mm

    Thickness:9.4 mm

    Height:146.5 mm

    Width:72 mm

    Thickness:7.3 mm

Weight 112 grams 183 grams 163 grams
Ruggedness Dust proof,Water proof
Available Colors                          
Hardware
System chip Apple A6 Exynos 4212 Quad Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801
Processor Dual core, 1300 MHz, Quad core, 1600 MHz, Cortex A9, Quad core, 2500 MHz,
2D/3D GPU
  • PowerVR SGX543MP3
  • Mali 400MP4
RAM 1 GB 2 GB 3 GB
Built-in storage 16 GB 16 GB 16 GB
Memory card support Upto 64 GB microSD Upto 128 GB microSD
Display
Physical size 4 Inch 5.5 Inch 5.2 Inch
Display resolution 640x1136 (326 ppi) 720x1280 (267 ppi) 1080x1920 (424 ppi)
Display Technology IPS LCD Super AMOLED LCD
Color Density 16M 16M 16M
Touch screen Capacitive, Multi-touch Capacitive, Multi-touch Capacitive, Multi-touch
Camera
Primary Camera 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 20.7 MP, 5248 x 3936
Flash LED Flash LED Flash LED Flash
Zoom Digital Zoom Digital Zoom Digital Zoom
Dedicated Camera Button
Features
  • Auto Focus
  • Auto Focus
  • Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Auto Focus
  • Exmor-R CMOS image sensor
  • Geo tagging
  • High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
  • ISO control
  • Red-eye Reduction
  • Scenes
Video Capture Yes, Digital image stabilization,Video calling Yes, 3GP,AVI,MKV,WMV, Digital image stabilization,Stereo sound recording Yes
Video Resolution 1920 x 1080p @ 30fps 1920 x 1080p @ 30fps 3840 x 2160p, 1920 x 1080p @ 30fps
Secondary camera 1.2 MP, 1296 x 944 1.9 MP, 1600 x 1200 2.2 MP, 1712 x 1280
Network
SIM Type Nano, GSM Micro, GSM GSM
Network technology GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA,LTE GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA,LTE
Data LTE 100 Mbit/s(Download), HSDPA 21 Mbit/s(Download), HSPA HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s(Upload) HSDPA 21 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s(Upload) LTE 150 Mbit/s(Download), 50 Mbit/s(Upload), HSDPA 42 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 5.8 Mbit/s(Upload)
3G Yes Yes Yes
4G
  • Yes
  • Yes
GPRS
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
EDGE
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
GPS A-GPS,Cell ID,Glonass,Wi-Fi positioning A-GPS,Glonass,GPS A-GPS,GPS
Connectivity
Bluetooth Version 4.0, A2DP, Proximity Monitor Profile over LE Version 4, A2DP, EDR Version 4.0
Wi-Fi 802.11

    Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

    Standard:a,b,g,n,n 5GHz

    Features:Dual antennas

    Mobile Hotspot:Yes

    Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

    Standard:a,b,g,n

    Mobile Hotspot:Yes

    Wi-Fi Direct:Yes

    Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

    Standard:a,b,g,n

USB USB 2.0 USB 2.0, microUSB,microUSB 2.0 USB 3.0, microUSB,microUSB 2.0
Headphones connector 3.5mm 3.5mm 3.5mm
External Device connector TV-Out DLNA, MHL, NFC
Battery
Talk time 8 Hours(2G), 8 Hours(3G) 21.2 Hours(2G), 16 Hours(3G) 19 Hours(2G)
Stand-by time 225 Hours(2G), 225 Hours(3G) 980 Hours(2G), 890 Hours(3G) 740 Hours(2G)
Battery Capacity 1440 mAh, Li-Polymer 3100 mAh, Li-ion 3100 mAh, Li-ion
Multimedia
Music player
  • Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists
  • Album art cover, Background playback
  • AAC, eAAC, M4A (Apple lossless), MP3, WAV
  • Album, Playlists
  • AAC, AAC+, AC3, AMR, eAAC+, FLAC, MIDI, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA
  • 3GPP, MP3, MP4, OGG, WAV
Video player
  • H.263, Motion JPG, MOV, MPEG4
  • AVI, Stretch to fullscreen, Zoom
  • 3GP, AVI, Flash Video, H.263, H.264, MKV, MPEG4, Xvid, DivX
  • 3GPP, AVI, MPEG4, WebM, Xvid
Radio

    Radio:No

    Radio:FM

    Features:RDS,Stereo FM

    Radio:FM

Pre-loaded Apps iCloud cloud service, iMaps, iBooks PDF reader, AirDrop file sharing, Siri natural language commands and dictation Samsung Apps, Document Editor (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF)
Sensors
Sensors Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light sensor, Proximity sensor Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Proximity sensor Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Proximity sensor
Phone Features
Phonebook
  • Yes
  • Practically Unlimited
  • Caller groups,Multiple numbers per contact,Picture ID,Ring ID,Search by both first and last name
  • Yes
  • Practically Unlimited
Organizer Calculator, Stopwatch, World clock, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer Android Market, Calculator, Converter, Countdown timer, E-Book Reader, Memo, Notes, Stopwatch, Timer, World clock, Calendar, To-Do, Alarm, Document viewer Android Market, Calculator, World clock, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer
Keypad Landscape mode,Portrait mode
Sales Pack iPhone 5, Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation Handset, Battery, Charger, Earphone, USB Cable, S-Pen, User Manual, Warranty Card Handset, Battery, Charger, Earphone, User Manual, Warranty Card
Availability
Officially announced 06-Sep-2011 30-Aug-2012 03-Sep-2014
Market status Available Available Available
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