Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Top Selling Australian Phones

Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Top Selling Australian Phones

Android’s constant innovation and never ending form factor diversification means 2013 offers a never before seen range of phones. Among the best is the Samsung Galaxy S4. With Samsung Spending $10 in Australia alone marketing it, operators are sure to sell a bucket load of the  Samsung Galaxy S4. It’s so good that anyone considering the latest smart mobile phones, should be comparing the Samsung Galaxy S4 to the other top sellers.

But it’s not as clear cut as saying that the Samsung Galaxy S4 is the best product on the market at the moment. Most people start by picking their device, comparing features and top selling products.

Uniquely in Australia, the Samsung Galaxy range phones all have a removable back plate, expandable memory and interchangeable battery. These are incredibly features that shouldn’t be ignored.

To compare the Samsung Galaxy S4 to other top selling Australian phones, click the links below.

Samsung Galaxy S4 or HTC One X ?

Comparing the Samsung Galaxy S4 or HTC One ? You should be. HTC screwed up the launch of their flagship 2013 product but it’s a beaut. Everyone in the telco Product Management and Devices team has an HTC One, not a Samsung Galaxy S4. The HTC One looks better, has better software and takes phone cameras in a new and innovative direction. Simply put, the HTC One is the best Android device on the market right now. Read why in Samsung Galaxy S4 or HTC One.

Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Top Australian phones

 Samsung Galaxy S4HTC OneiPhone 5iPhone 4sSamsung Galaxy S2Samsung Galaxy S3Samsung Galaxy Note 2
ProcessorQuad CoreQuad CoreDual CoreDual CoreDual CoreQuad CoreQuad Core
Processor Speed1.6 GHz1.7 GHzA61.0 GHz1.2 GHz1.4 GHz1.6 GHz
Screen Size5.0 inches4.7 inches4.00 inch3.5 inch4.3 inch4.8 inch5.5 inch
Screen Resolution1080 x 19201080 x 1920640 x 1136640 x 960480 x 800720 x 12801280 x 720
Screen TypeSuper AMOLEDSuper LCDRetinaRetinaSuper AMOLED PlusHD Super AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Unit Dimension137 x 69 x 7.9 (mm)137 x 68 x 9.0 (mm)123 x 59 x 7.6 (mm)115 x 59 x 9.3 (mm)125 x 66 x 84.9 (mm)137 x 71 x 8.6 (mm)151 x 81 x 9.4 (mm)
Weight 130 grams143 grams112 grams140 grams116 grams133 grams180 grams
Internal Memory16GB / 32GB / 64GB32 GB / 64 GB16GB / 32GB / 64GB16GB / 32GB / 64GB16 GB16 GB / 32 GB16GB / 32GB / 64GB
Expandable Memory ?YNNNYYY
Main Camera13 MP4 MP ('Ultra')8 MP8 MP8 MP8 MP8 MP
Front Camera2.0 MP2.1 MP1.2 MP0.3 MP2.0 MP1.9 MP1.9 MP
Video Camera1080 30 FPS1080 30 FPS1080 30 FPS1080 30 FPS1080 30 FPS1080 30 FPS1080 30 FPS
Fastest Network Speed4G4GLTE3G3G3G / 4G 4G
Battery StandbyTBCTBC225 Hours200 Hours610 Hours500 Hours 890 Hours (3G)
Battery Talk TimeTBCTBC480 Minutes480 Minutes520 Minutes600 Minutes
Operating SystemAndroidAndroidiOSiOSAndroidAndroidAndroid 4.1
SIM TypeMicroMicroNanoMicroFull SizeMicroMicro

Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Apple

Choosing between the Samsung Galaxy S4 or iPhone 5 ? If you’re doing alright for yourself financially, you probably are. The S4 has a bigger screen, innovative software. The iPhone 5 has the brand everyone loves. Which is the best phone ? Find out in the Samsung Galaxy S4 or iPhone 5.

Samsung Galaxy S4 or iPhone 4S ? 18 months is a long, long time in the market for mobile phones. The Samsung Galaxy S4 outclasses the iPhone 4S in almost every way. Read about why in Samsung Galaxy S4 or iPhone 4S.

Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Samsung Galaxy S3

Getting underneath the marketing hype of the Samsung machine and looking at the facts reveals a potentially surprising conclusion in the comparison of the Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Samsung Galaxy S3. Fractional hardware differences offer little value in the upgrade from the Samsung Galaxy S3 to the S4. Samsung are also going to offer a free software upgrade ( for non hardware dependant features ) to S3 owners so they get the best of what the S4 has to offer. Decide for yourself on the question of Samsung Galaxy S4 or Samsung Galaxy S3.


Neil Aitken

Having worked in 3 countries for 4 telcos on both voice and data products, Neil is in a position to give you the inside track. Get beyond the marketing messages to the best plan for you.