The Best Competitors to iPhone from Samsung

By | June 18, 2014

Apple and Samsung has been always for their rivalry. The South Korean giant Samsung is always giving tough competition to the Apple in the market of Gadgets. There are some Smartphones of Apple side which gives a tough competition to the Apple iPhone. These Smartphones, which are the best competitors to iPhone from Samsung.

Samsung Galaxy S5

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is the latest flagship Smartphone of the Samsung, which is dust and waterproof also. The Galaxy S5 has launched in MWC (Mobile World Congress) Barcelona, Spain. The Galaxy S5 is bigger in size as compared to the Apple iPhone 5s.It has a 16 mega-pixel rear camera along with LED flash and a 2.1 mega-pixel front camera.

The Galaxy S5 has Quad-core 2.5 GHz Krait 400 Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801 with Adreno 330 GPU. The processor is coupled with 2GB of RAM. It is available in the market in two variants 16 GB and 32 GB and both are expandable up to 128 GB. It has a5 inch full HD display, which offering 432ppi whereas the latest iPhone 5S has only 326 ppi pixel density.


Samsung Galaxy S5 runs on 4.4.2 Kitkat version of Android. It is the first Smartphone from the Samsung which has a finger print sensor for unlocking  the phone (Similar to the iPhone 5s) and it is also water and dust resistant. The Galaxy S5 is empowered by a 2800 mAh capacity battery that promise to provide Standby time of 390 hrs and the Talk time of 21 hrs and Internet surfing of some 10 Hrs over the LTE network. The phone will be loaded with Ultra Power saving mode, which will save battery usage highly after 10% and will give standby backup of 24 hrs. This feature will turn display Black and White and will decrease its brightness also.

This phone is available in four color variants, but it is only a backdrop, it has a plastic body, whereas the iPhone is always famous for its Aluminum uni-body design. But now, according to some of the reports and leaks the metal variant of the Galaxy S5 is Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime will be launched in  the second half of this year.

Samsung Galaxy Note 3

The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is an another tough component of  the Apple iPhone. It is a huge screen as compared to iPhone 5s and even its family member Samsung galaxy S5. This Smart device of Samsung has 2.3 GHz quad core processor for LTE version and 1.9 GHz Octa core processor for international versions which is coupled with a 3 GB of RAM.

The screen size of the Smartphone  is 5.7 inches and the weight of this flagship device is near about 168gms which is still lesser as compared to Galaxy Note 2, but the thickness of Galaxy Note 3 as compared to Galaxy Note 2 is very much same. The Galaxy Note 3 is coming with Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, but now it is upgraded into Android 4.4.2 KitKat OS. The phone has 13 MP rear view camera along with LED flash and 2.1 MP front facing camera. Both the camera is able to record 1080p HD videos.

note 3

The Galaxy Note 3 has been launched in 3 colors such as- Black, white and blush pink. However, the back covers would be available in 9 different colors : Metallic Luster, Gray, Blue, Oatmeal Beige, Blush Pink Jet Black, Classic White and Mustard Yellow. That makes sure that the device is going to be popular for every age group.

Except that the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is also a stylish which is very useful at the time of work. The S-Pen is very useful for the Artists. There is also feature is available in the Galaxy Note 3 multi-window feature by which user can do two works simultaneously.

Samsung  Galaxy S4

The Samsung Galaxy S4 was launched in the last year, but still is one of the toughest competitors of the Apple iPhone. The Galaxy S4 comes with 4.99 inch screen. It has a pixel resolution of 1920 x 1080. The Galaxy S4 uses the super Amoled HD technology. With excellent color contrast and good image quality. The Galaxy S4 has powered by Exynos 5 Octa 5410 Quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A15 & quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7 with PowerVR SGX544MP3 GPU and it is coupled with 2 GB of RAM which makes the Smartphone faster for the processing by which it gives the tough competition to the Apple iPhone

Galaxy S4

For photography purpose the Galaxy S4 has  a 13 Mega-pixel rear view camera along with LED flash which able to record full HD video. The phone also has a 2 mega-pixel front facing camera which supports the dual video calls at a same time. At the time of launch the Galaxy S4 was coming with Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean variant, but now it is upgraded into Android 4.4.2 Android KitKat variant. For the Connectivity purpose this Smartphone has NFC, Bluetooth 3.0, 4G and 3G  with WI-FI connectivity option.

It has  a 2600 mAh battery which provides 370 hours of standby time and it also offered  up to 17 hours talk time on the 3G network. And it is cheaper than the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c. It is available in  White Frost, Black Mist, Arctic Blue, Black Edition color.