iPhone5 VS Samsung S3

20 Dec


In a world where technology evades and fast growing there is this In-depth comparison in mobile world.  For the past few months people keep talking about this 2 latest editions of phones coming from two different brand, Apple and Samsung. Yes! I’m talking about Apple iPhone 5 VS Samsung Galaxy S3. A serious competition is going on with this 2 phones since they were released in the market. People start comparing and asking what is the best phone for them.

Apple iPhone 5 vs. Samsung Galaxy S3  In depth comparison   Digital Trends

The iPhone 5 is a touchscreen-based smartphone developed by Apple. It is the sixth generation of the iPhone and succeeds the iPhone 4S. The phone is a slimmer, lighter model that introduces a higher-resolution, 4-inch screen to the series with 16:9 widescreen aspect ratio support. The phone also includes a custom-designed ARMv7 processor called the Apple A6, an update to Apple’s mobile operating system known as iOS6 and support for LTE.  Apple held an event to formally introduce the phone on September 12, 2012. After Apple began taking pre-orders on September 14, 2012, over two million were received within 24 hours. Initial demand for the iPhone 5 exceeded the supply available at launch on September 21, 2012, and has been described by Apple as “extraordinary”, with pre-orders having sold twenty times faster than its predecessors. (Wiki)


The Samsung Galaxy S III is a multi-touch, slate-format smartphone running the Android operating system. It is designed, developed, and marketed by Samsung Electronics. It sees additional software features, expanded hardware, and a redesigned physique from its predecessor, the Samsung Galaxy SII. The S III employs an intelligent personal assistant (S Voice) , eye-tracking ability, increased storage, and a wireless charging option. Depending on country, the 4.8-inch (120 mm) smartphone comes with different processors and RAM capacity, and 4G LTE support. The device was launched with Android 4.0.4 “Ice Cream Sandwich”, and can be updated to Android 4.1 “Jelly Bean”. Following an eighteen-month development phase, Samsung unveiled the S III on 3 May 2012 in London. The device was released in 28 European and Middle Eastern countries on 29 May 2012, before being progressively released in other major markets in June 2012. Prior to release, 9 million pre-orders were placed by more than 100 carriers globally. The S III was released by approximately 300 carriers in nearly 150 countries at the end of July 2012. More than 20 million units of the S III were sold within the first 100 days of release. Samsung has since sold more than 30 million devices. (Wiki)


Now, above photo is a snap-shot of a tool I used to do some comparison in terms of Social Media. Using these search queries for iPhone 5, “iphone5” OR “iphone 5” OR “#iphone5” OR “@iphone5” and for Samsung Galaxy S3, “samsung s3” OR “samsung galaxy s3” OR “GalaxySIII” OR “@S3Galaxy” OR “@samsungs3” OR “samsungsiii”. Running these search in my tool to see comparison. And I’ve found out that iPhone 5 got more mentions as compared to Samsung Galaxy S3 weather it is Blogs, News, Forums and Twitter. (sysomos map)

Both phones has their own advantages and disadvantages. But at the end of everything, still only you has the power to decide which phone suits you, your personality. You might be influenced by some people, friends and relatives but it is still you can decide which phone can make you happy and contented. Here are some links you want to check if you are still confuse. (digital trends and trusted reviews)


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