There are top four best smartphones available in the market. Here we compare Samsung Galaxy S3 Vs Apple iPhone 5 vs HTC One X Vs Nokia Lumia 920 specs and features
The real battle in global smartphone market is set to begin. We have two great handsets set to be launched soon. After Samsung’s Galaxy S3 and HTC’s One X, Nokia’s has launched its Lumia 920 and Apple has surfaced its brand new iPhone 5. All phones have some fantastic features to boast. They are all made to comply with the demands of modern day customers. Here we go for a comparison between these four brilliant entries to the market.
Galaxy S3 and HTC One X feature Google Android operating system. They are respectively the high-end versions of Samsung and HTC’s Android phones. Both devices tout the latest Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. Galaxy S3 is about to get the next major update, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, however. Nokia has built Lumia 920 as its first handset on Microsoft’s new Windows Phone 8. On the other hand, Apple has announced its fresh handset to come with iOS 6. Well, every firmware has lots of exceptional features. Along with the hardware war, the market is also to witnesses to a clash between these three major mobile operating systems as well.
The devices come with displays of slight differences in size. Galaxy S3 is the largest with a 4.8-inch screen; One X just follows with a 4.7-inch screen; Lumia 920 sports a 4.5-inch screen and the new iPhone has the smallest 4-inch screen. Galaxy S3 has Samsung’s Super AMOLED Plus display with 306 pixel density. One X slightly beats the S3 in density with 312ppi. The iPhone screen has a better PPI of 326 and resolution of 1136 x 640 pixels. It also shows off Retina technology. Lumia 920 features ‘Nokia PureMotion HD+ and ClearBlack technologies.
All the four handset pack a powerful processor. Nokia has designed its phone with a dual-core Snapdragon S4 chipset clocked at 1.5GHz. Samsung has slotted in its own Exynos 4412 1.4GHz quad core processor in Galaxy S3. The HTC phone is powered by 1.5GHz Nvidia Tegra 3 quad core processor. Apple has announced that its new phone will come with the new A6 chip, which the company claims will perform twice better than A5 chipset that you can see in iPhone 4S and iPad 2. It will be based on dual core ARM Cortex-A15 processor architecture.
All four phones sport 8MP rear cameras with many common features like 1080p video recording. Nokia has done a great job bringing its PureView technology to its WP 8 phone. The camera has Nokia’s Carl Zeiss optics lens and better digital zooming. The device also has a 1.3MP front facing camera for video call features. Apple has integrated a smaller iSight camera on its new iPhone. Apart from 8MP rear cameras, the S3 and One X respectively have 1.9MP and 1.3MP front cameras for video calls.
When it comes to connectivity, all handsets come full-fledged. They tout all major means for advanced connectivity. The iPhone 5 has 4G LTE that is also there with some variants of other handsets. The handsets also have Wi-Fi 802.11n, Bluetooth (4.0 on iPhone, S3 and One X and 3.1 on Lumia 920), GPS and more. NFC is there with all, but iPhone 5.
Apple has promised to start shipping its new iPhone on Sept. 21 in major global markets. The company has just begun to accept pre-orders for the gadget. Samsung’s Galaxy S3’s original version has begun to hit leading markets. The device’s dual core Snapdragon S4 version is available on all U.S. carriers. HTC One X has been there for a while as the company’s premium Android handset. Meanwhile, Nokia hasn’t yet revealed the exact release date of its new Lumia 920. Quite possibly, it will be coming sometime in October or November.