Samsung galaxy S3 (Sprint ) vs HTC One phones

 

Sometimes it become hard to choose between the two mobile phones. Especially when there are non-overlapping features. When it comes to choosing Samsung galaxy S3 vs HTC One X (EVO LG LTE ). This comparison is interesting one since we are not comparing Android to Apple's iphone but two android phones neck to neck. Just shows how far Android market has come.

Sprint is offering Samsumg galaxy S3 and HTC EVO 4G LTE and AT&T is offering HTC One X. Lets do a quick comparison of these mobile phones.

 

Specifications ( Specs)

Samsung Galaxy S3

`HTC One X

HTC EVO 4g LTE

Design:

Polycarbonate but shiny and catches finger prints

polycarbonate unibody for good solid feel

polycarbonate unibody for good solid feel

Music

Samsung app supports Beats like features.

Beats Audio ( works with Dr. Dre headphones) for excellent sound quality

Beats Audio ( works with Dr. Dre headphones) for excellent sound quality

Screen

4.8-inch 1280 x 720 pixel Super AMOLED screen

4.7-inch 1280 x 720 pixel S-LCD 2 screen

4.7-inch 1280 x 720 pixel S-LCD 2 screen

Voice commands:

S-Voice a step towards iPhone 4S’s Siri,
 

Snooze by yelling “snooze,” , Say “Hi Galaxy,” to turn on phone. Etc.

 

No S-Voice

No S-Voice

Extras

“Smart Stay” – Screen will be on if it detects your face, so it will not turn off if you are reading.  Call someone when texting by lifting the phone to your face

 

Can shrink video

 


 

No Such motion features

No Such Motion features

UI

Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich), with TouchWiz UI. Better UI overall.

Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich),  with HTC Sense, widest variety of widgets and pre-installed apps

Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich),  with HTC Sense, widest variety of widgets and pre-installed apps

Look and Feel

Good overall feel.

Good overall feel, easy to hold

Good overall feel., easy to hold.

Battery Life

2100mAh , Removable battery

Charging via Micro USB cords

1800mAh , Non removable

Charging via Micro USB cords

2000mAh , Non removable

Charging via Micro USB cords

Price

$200 with 2 year contract

$200 with 2 year contract

$200 with 2 year contract

Accessories

Battery charting stand,

S Pebble music player,

AllShare Dongle (Connect to TV)

Media Link HD ( Connect to TV, Car stereo, Entertainment system)

Media Link HD ( Connect to TV, Car stereo, Entertainment system)

Phone Voice

Normal

Normal

HD Voice, better clarity on phone calls

Storage

16GB or 32GB, with microSD

32Gb without micro SD

16GB with microSD

Rear Camera

8-megapixel, f2.6 aperture

8-megapixel, “ImageSense” for better burst,. High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), f2.0 aperture, Can snap pics while video recording, better camera app

8-megapixel, “ImageSense” for better burst,. High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), f2.0 aperture, Can snap pics while video recording, better camera app

Processing power

dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor and 2GB of RAM ( gives better speed)

quad-core, 1.5GHz Snapdragon S4, 1GB RAM

quad-core, 1.5GHz Snapdragon S4,1 GB RAM

Front Camera

1.9-megapixel, 720p , 30 frame video recording.

1.3-megapixel

1.3-megapixel

Connectivity

NFC, Bluetooth 4.0, wi-fi hotspot support, GPS, a gyroscope, an accelerometer, a digital compasses, and Wi-Fi

 

 

NFC, Bluetooth 4.0, wi-fi hotspot support, GPS, a gyroscope, an accelerometer, a digital compasses, and Wi-Fi

NFC, Bluetooth 4.0, wi-fi hotspot support, GPS, a gyroscope, an accelerometer, a digital compasses, and Wi-Fi