Nexus 6 VS Galaxy S III

The Motorola Nexus 6 has better specifications than the Samsung Galaxy S III

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Motorola Nexus 6 VS Samsung Galaxy S III

 
Nexus 6 Galaxy S III
 
The Motorola Nexus 6 and the Samsung Galaxy S III are proportionally scaled to give you an idea how they size up against each other. Bellow, we have compared specifications of the two devices to give our take on which device scores higher based on key features available.

Score

Thinner
0
The Nexus 6 is thicker at 10.1mm
2
The Galaxy S III is thinner at 8.6mm
Smaller Size (CC)
0
The Nexus 6 has a greater cubic volume of 2086581.09375
2
The Galaxy S III has a smaller cubic volume of 1295907.125
Less Weight
0
The Nexus 6 heavier at 184 grams
2
The Galaxy S III lighter at 133 grams
Screen Viewability
2
The Nexus 6 features a bigger 5.96" display
0
The Galaxy S III features a smaller 4.8" display
Pixel Density
2
The Nexus 6 has a higher pixel density at 493 ppi
0
The Galaxy S III has lower pixel density at 306 ppi
Newer
1
The Nexus 6 is newer and was released on 10/2014
0
The Galaxy S III is older and was released on 05/2012
Standby Time
1
The Nexus 6 can last more around 330 hours
0
The Galaxy S III can last less around 200 hours
Talk Time
2
The Nexus 6 can last more around 24 hours
0
The Galaxy S III can last less around 15 hours
Camera
2
The Galaxy S III has a 13mp camera
0
The Galaxy S III has a 8mp camera
Total Points
10 6
Total Score
63% 38%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the Motorola Nexus 6 and the Samsung Galaxy S III to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Motorola Nexus 6 has better specifications than the Samsung Galaxy S III, it is safe to say that because there are significant differences we recommend the Motorola Nexus 6. Note that the Nexus 6 has 32 GB, 62 GB internal storage compared to 16GB, 32GB, 64GB internal storage found in the Galaxy S III currently we are not scoring internal memory, processor number and speed and those should also be taken into consideration if you are interested in the Motorola Nexus 6 or the Samsung Galaxy S III

Availability

Announced on
October 2014 May 2012
Available
November 2014 May 2012

Battery

Capacity
3220 mAh 2100 mAh
Standby Time
330 hours 200 hours
Talk Time
24 hours 15 hours
Type
Lithium Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
4 4
Speed
2.7GHz 1.4GHz
Type
Qualcomm Snapdragon 805, Adreno 420 Exynos 4212

Camera

Aperture
2.0 -
Main
13mp (4128x3096) 8mp (3264x2448)
Secondary
1600x1200 HD 720 Video chat
Video
2160p 1080p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
4.0 A2DP, LE 4.0 and A2DP
EDGE
YES Class 32, 296 kbits
GPRS
YES Class 32, 100 kbps
GPS
yes, and GLONASS yes, and GLONASS
HSCSD
HSDPA 42.2 Mbps; HSUPA 5.76 Mbps LTE 300 HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
NFC
YES YES
USB
microUSB 2.0 v2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/ac/b/g/n Wi-Fi Direct Wi-Fi 802.11 a,b,g,n, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
1440x2560 pixels 1280x720 pixels
Size
5.96 inches 4.8 inches
Type
AMOLED capacitive touchscreen Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM / EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 800, 850, 1700, 1900, 2100 HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100
4G Network
LTE 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 9, 19, 20, 28, 41 OR 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 1... -
Alias
Google Nexus 6 XT1100 Global , XT1102 US Galaxy S3, Galaxy SIII, i9300
Form Factor
Phablet Slate
Price Range
$500+ $500+

Memory

Call record
Unlimited -
Card Slot
- microSD, up to 64 GB
Internal
32 GB, 62 GB 16GB, 32GB, 64GB
Phonebook
Unlimited entries -
Ram
3GB 1 GB

Operating System

Type
Android Android
Version
5 4.0.4

Other Features

Misc Features
- Gorilla Glass,

Size and Weight

Depth
10.1 mm (0.39 inches) 8.6 mm (0.34 inches)
Height
159.3 mm (6.21 inches) 136.6 mm (5.33 inches)
Weight
184 grams (6.4 ounces) 133 grams (4.7 ounces)
Width
83.0 mm (3.24 inches) 70.6 mm (2.75 inches)