Samsung Galaxy Nexus vs iPhone 4S are two of the most expensive creations from Samsung and Apple that come with great display and amazing features. The Samsung Galaxy Nexus is expected to release soon on the month of November 2011, while the iPhone 4S has already been released in the earlier month.
Both the Samsung Galaxy Nexus vs iPhone 4S belong to different manufacturers and therefore have different operating systems and CPU’s. The Samsung Galaxy Nexus comes with Android v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) operating system and has a faster CPU that of Dual-core 1.2GHz Cortex-A9 CPU, TI OMAP 4460 chipset. The iPhone 4S comes with iOS5 giving lots of flexibility in terms of downloads, and 1 GHz dual-core ARM Cortex-A9 processor, PowerVR SGX543MP2 GPU, Apple A5 chipset.
Features and Specifications of Samsung Galaxy Nexus vs iPhone 4S:
Size and Display:
The Samsung Galaxy Nexus has dimensions of 135.5 x 67.9 x 8.9 mm , weighs 135 grams and comes with a larger touchscreen of 4.7 inches Super AMOLED giving amazing resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels . On the other hand the iPhone 4S is very thin measuring 115.2 x 58.6 x 9.3 mm and weighs 140 grams. It’s display is of 3.5 inches LED-backlit IPS TFT which gives output to resolution of 640 x 960 pixels. In terms of display the Samsung Galaxy Nexus seems to be the better one between Samsung Galaxy Nexus vs iPhone 4S
Sound and Camera:
The Samsung Galaxy Nexus vs iPhone 4S both support alert types of vibration, MP3. The Samsung Galaxy Nexus comes with a relatively lower resolution camera of 5 megapixel, 2592×1936 pixels but has a decent 1.3 megapixel secondary camera for video calling.
The iPhone 4 has an excellent 8 megapixel camera of 3264×2448 pixels but has a VGA camera for video calling. Both these cameras record videos of 1080 pixels at 30 frames per second.
Data and Memory:
Speeds of 3G between the Samsung Galaxy Nexus vs iPhone 4S, is faster for the Nexus of up to 21 Mbps to that of 14.4 Mbps, but the iPhone 4S has a v4.0 Bluetooth compared to v3.0.
The iPhone 4S is available in three versions that of 16, 32, 64 GB without a card slot to expand and has 512 MB RAM. The Samsung Galaxy Nexus is available in 16/32 GB versions and has 1GB RAM support making processing and running of applications lightning fast.
Battery and Features:
The iPhone 4S’s Standard battery, Li-Po 1432 mAh delivers standby up to 200 hours, talk times up to 14 hours and music play up to 40 hours, whereas the Samsung Galaxy Nexus’s Standard battery, Li-Ion 1750 mAh delivers amazing standby and talk times.
Both the Samsung Galaxy Nexus vs iPhone 4S have unique features, Google Search, Maps, Gmail, YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk and Picasa integration, NFC support are the strengths of the Nexus while the iPhone 4S has Siri natural language commands and dictation, iCloud cloud service and Scratch-resistant glass back panel.
Recommended between Samsung Galaxy Nexus vs iPhone 4S:
The recommended phone between the Samsung Galaxy Nexus vs iPhone 4S is the Samsung Galaxy Nexus because it has a better touchscreen, greater 3G speeds, a super fast CPU supported by social integration. The iPhone 4S has better camera and unique features but felt short against the mighty Samsung galaxy phone.