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Apple iPhone 5s Samsung Galaxy Note 3
Global Score
8.448.64
Basic Information
AppleSamsung
iOS 8.x, 7.xAndroid 5.0, 4.4.4, 4.4, 4.3
2013-09-102013-09-04
4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 inches5.95 x 3.12 x 0.33 inches
3.95 ounces5.93 ounces
Black, Gold and GrayBlack, Pink and White
Aluminium--
--Scratch-Resistant Glass
$ 270.00 at Amazon$ 245.00 at Amazon
Display / Screen
4 inches5.7 inches
640 x 1136 pixels 1080 x 1920 pixels (Full HD)
IPS LCDSuper AMOLED
326 pixels per inch386 pixels per inch
500 cd/m2 brightness--
Capacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
7.87.7
Performance
Apple A7 chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 chipset
64-bit Cyclone ARMv8 (Dual-Core 1300 MHz) processorKrait 400 (Quad-Core 2300 MHz) processor
1 GB (1600 MHz) RAM3 GB (800 MHz) RAM
PowerVR G6430 (600 MHz) GPUAdreno 330 (450 MHz) GPU
8.738.46
Storage
64 GB internal memory64 GB internal memory
No SD card slotmicroSD, microSDHC (up to 64 GB) external memory slot
4.45.4
Camera
8.00 MP + 1.20 MP13.00 MP + 2.00 MP
f/2.20 aperturef/2.20 aperture
29.00mm focal length31.00mm focal length
0.33 inches (1/3") sensor0.33 inches (1/3.06") sensor
1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD) video resolution3840 x 2160 (30 fps) (4K) video resolution
1280 x 720 (120 fps) (HD) slow motion video1280 x 720 (120 fps) (HD) slow motion video
7.818.47
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS, GSM and CDMALTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS, GSM and CDMA
Nano SIMMicro SIM, Dual SIM
9.59.5
Battery Life
1570mAh Li-Ion Battery3200mAh Li-Ion Battery
Non-Removable BatteryRemovable Battery
--Wireless Charging
250 hours standby time
10 hours talk time
528 hours standby time
25 hours talk time
3.524.56
Other Features
Bluetooth 4.0Bluetooth 4.0
GPSGPS
--NFC
--Infra-red port
Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor

Comparisson review

Galaxy Note 3 has an overall score of 8.64, which is a little bit better than iPhone 5s's score of 8.44. Galaxy Note 3's design is heavier and just a little thicker than iPhone 5s. The Galaxy Note 3 comes with Android 5.0 OS, and iPhone 5s works with iOS 8.x OS. The Apple iPhone 5s counts with a little sharper display than Galaxy Note 3, although it has a way smaller screen, a just a bit less pixels per inch in the screen and a lot worse 1136 x 640 resolution.

The Apple iPhone 5s counts with a bit more powerful CPU than Galaxy Note 3, because although it has a lower number of cores and also slower and a lower amount of RAM memory, it also counts with a much better graphics processor and a 64-bits CPU. Galaxy Note 3 has a lot bigger memory capacity to install applications and games than Apple iPhone 5s, and although they both have the same 64 GB internal memory, the Galaxy Note 3 also has an external memory slot that holds a maximum of 64 GB.

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 counts with a much better battery life than iPhone 5s, because it has a 104% more battery capacity. The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 takes a bit better photographs and videos than Apple iPhone 5s, because although it has a smaller back camera sensor taking less light and washed colors, and they both have a F2.2 camera aperture, the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 also counts with a much better 3840x2160 video resolution and a lot more mega-pixels camera.

Galaxy Note 3 not only is the best phones in our current comparisson, but it's also a bit cheaper.