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Apple iPhone 6 Plus

16 GB
A1549, A1522

Samsung Galaxy Note 3

32 GB
SM-N9005
Apple iPhone 6 Plus Samsung Galaxy Note 3
Global Score
8.448.52
Basic Information
AppleSamsung
iOS 8.xAndroid 5.0, 4.4.4, 4.4, 4.3
2014-09-092013-09-04
6.22 x 3.06 x 0.28 inches5.95 x 3.12 x 0.33 inches
6.07 ounces5.93 ounces
Black, Gold and GrayBlack, Pink and White
Aluminium--
Scratch-Resistant GlassScratch-Resistant Glass
$ 349.00 at Amazon$ 365.00 at Amazon
Display / Screen
5.5 inches5.7 inches
1080 x 1920 pixels (Full HD)1080 x 1920 pixels (Full HD)
IPS LCDSuper AMOLED
401 pixels per inch386 pixels per inch
500 cd/m2 brightness--
Capacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
8.37.7
Performance
Apple A8 chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 chipset
64-bit Cyclone ARMv8-A 2nd gen. (Dual-Core 1400 MHz) processorKrait 400 (Quad-Core 2300 MHz) processor
1 GB (1600 MHz) RAM3 GB (800 MHz) RAM
PowerVR GX6450 (450 MHz) GPUAdreno 330 (450 MHz) GPU
8.558.46
Storage
16 GB internal memory32 GB internal memory
No SD card slotmicroSD, microSDHC (up to 64 GB) external memory slot
2.54.3
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 (60 fps) (Full HD) video resolution3840 x 2160 (30 fps) (4K) video resolution
1280 x 720 (240 fps) (HD) slow motion video1280 x 720 (120 fps) (HD) slow motion video
8.038.47
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
LTE (4G), HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EV-DO A, EV-DO B, EDGE, GPRS, GSM and CDMALTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS, GSM and CDMA
Nano SIMMicro SIM
99.5
Battery Life
2915mAh Li-Ion Battery3200mAh Li-Ion Battery
Non-Removable BatteryRemovable Battery
--Wireless Charging
384 hours standby time
24 hours talk time
528 hours standby time
25 hours talk time
4.324.56
Other Features
Bluetooth 4.0Bluetooth 4.0
GPSGPS
NFCNFC
--Infra-red port
Fingerprint ID Scanner--
Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor

Comparisson review

The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is a little bit better than Apple iPhone 6 Plus, getting a general score of 8.52 against 8.44. Although the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is older and thicker than Apple iPhone 6 Plus, it's design is still a bit lighter. The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 comes with Android 5.0 OS, and Apple iPhone 6 Plus has iOS 8.x OS.

IPhone 6 Plus has just a bit better processing power than Samsung Galaxy Note 3, because although it has an inferior number of cores and a smaller amount of RAM memory, and they both have a 450 MHz graphics processing unit, the iPhone 6 Plus also counts with a 64-bits processing unit. IPhone 6 Plus has a slightly better looking display than Galaxy Note 3, because although it has a quite smaller display, and they both have exactly the same resolution of 1920 x 1080px, the iPhone 6 Plus also counts with a just a bit greater count of pixels in each inch in the screen.

The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 takes clearer photos and videos than iPhone 6 Plus, because although it has a smaller sensor capturing worse quality videos and pictures, and they both have the same aperture, the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 also counts with a lot more mega pixels back-facing camera and a way better 3840x2160 video resolution.

Galaxy Note 3 has much more storage for applications, games, photos and videos than iPhone 6 Plus, because it has a slot for an SD memory card that admits a maximum of 64 GB and 32 GB internal memory capacity. Galaxy Note 3 has a bit better battery life than iPhone 6 Plus, because it has a 10 percent greater battery size.

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is a little more expensive than Apple iPhone 6 Plus, but you can get a better phone for that few extra dollars.