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Summary
Display

4.8" (12.19 cm)

HD, 306 PPI

4.7" (11.94 cm)

768x1280 px, 318 PPI

Performance

Quad Core

1.4 GHz, 1 GB RAM

Quad Core

1.5 GHz, 2 GB RAM

Storage

16 GB

64 GB (Expandable)

16 GB

Non Expandable

Camera

8 MP (Primary)

1.9 MP(Front)

8 MP (Primary)

1.3 MP(Front)

Battery

2100 mAh

11.4 h talktime (3G)

2100 mAh

15 h talktime (3G)

Expert Rating
User Rating

★★★★★
★★★★★

4.1/5 based on 2,982 ratings

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4.6/5 based on 3,240 ratings

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General
Launch Date

November 13, 2012 (Official)

Brand

Samsung

Google

Model

Galaxy S III

Nexus 4 16GB

Also Known As

Samsung I9300 Galaxy S III

LG Nexus 4 E960

Operating System

Android v4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich)

Android v4.2 (Jelly Bean)

Custom UI

TouchWiz UI

SIM Slot(s)

Single SIM, GSM

Single SIM, GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Micro

SIM1: Micro

Network

4G: Not Available,
3G: Available, 2G: Available

3G: Available, 2G: Available

Quick Charging

no  No

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 136.6 mm
Width: 70.6 mm
Thickness: 8.6 mm

Height: 133.9 mm
Width: 68.7 mm
Thickness: 9.1 mm

Weight

133 grams

139 grams

Colours

Black, Blue, Brown, Grey, Red, White, Pebble Blue, Marble White, Amber Brown, Garnet Red, Sapphire Black, Titanium Grey

Black, White

Display
Screen Size

4.8 " (12.19 cm)

4.7 " (11.94 cm)

Screen Resolution

HD (720 x 1280 pixels)

768 x 1280 pixels

Pixel Density

306 ppi

318 ppi

Display Type

Super AMOLED

IPS LCD

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v2, Scratch-resistant glass

Corning Gorilla Glass v2

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

65.71 %

68.29 %

Performance
Chipset

Samsung Exynos 4

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064

Processor

Quad core, 1.4 GHz, Cortex A9

Quad core, 1.5 GHz, Krait

Graphics

Mali-400 MP4

Adreno 320

RAM

1 GB

2 GB

Storage
Internal Memory

16 GB

16 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 64 GB

no  No

Camera
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

8 MP f/2.6 Primary Camera

8 MP (upto 4x Digital Zoom) Primary Camera

Sensor

Back-illuminated sensor (BSI), CMOS image sensor

Autofocus

yes

yes

Physical Aperture

F2.6

Optical Image Stabilisation

no  No

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

3264 x 2448 Pixels

3264 x 2448 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Burst mode

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

Digital Zoom, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Simultaneous HD video and image recording, Smile detection, Touch to focus

4 x Digital Zoom, Face detection, Touch to focus

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

1.9 MP f/2.6 Primary Camera

1.3 MP Primary Camera

Physical Aperture

F2.6

Flash

no  No

Video Recording

1280x720 @ 30 fps

Battery
Capacity

2100 mAh

2100 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-Polymer

User Replaceable

yes

no  No

TalkTime

Up to 11.4 Hours(3G) / Up to 21.4 Hours(2G)

Up to 15 Hours(3G) / Up to 11.9 Hours(2G)

Standby time

Up to 790 Hours(3G) / Up to 590 Hours(2G)

Up to 390 Hours(3G) / Up to 564. Hours(2G)

Wireless Charging

yes

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Micro

SIM1: Micro

Network Support

3G, 2G

3G, 2G

SIM 1

3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
3G Speed:
HSDPA 21.1 Mbit/s ↓, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s ↑
GPRS:
Class 12, 32 - 48 kbps
EDGE:
Class 12

3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s ↑
GPRS:
Class 12
EDGE:
Class 12

SAR Value

Head: 0.55 W/kg, Body: 1.49 W/kg

Wi-Fi

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/b/g/n/n 5GHz

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/b/g/n/n 5GHz

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v4.0

yes v4

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

yes

yes

USB Connectivity

microUSB 2.0

microUSB 2.0

Mobile High-Definition Link(MHL)

yes

Multimedia
FM Radio

yes RDS, Stereo FM

no  No

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

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  • Which is a better phone between Oppo A37 and Galaxy S3?

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    Answered By Rohan Sengupta | 2 years ago

    Oppo A37 vs Samsung Galaxy S3

    Both the phones have their pros and cons,lets analyze:-

    Advantages of Samsung Galaxy S3 I9300, S III (16GB):-

    1.Faster CPU:-Faster CPU means more smooth experience.

    2.Has Removable Battery:-Remove the battery to switch off your device (Hard Reset) when it freezes.

    3.Supports NFC:-NFC enables wireless payments through your device. You can also connect two NFC enabled devices just by touching them with each other.

    Advantages of  OPPO A37:-

    1.Has Dual Sim:-Use multiple sims at the same time. It allows you to use two services without the need to carry two devices at the same time

    2.More RAM:-More RAM means more applications can run at the same time, which makes the device faster.

    3.Supports 4G:-OPPO A37 is 4G Enabled. 4G Enabled Handsets give you more download speed and a faster internet experience than 3G.

    4.Bigger Battery:-It  can generally last more time.


    Verdict -Samsung Galaxy S3 has  better CPU and Removable battery and,if you need  4G and bigger battery  you can go for OPPO A37

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