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Alcatel One Touch Idol X+ 16GB vs Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9305

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Alcatel One Touch Idol X+ 16GB vs Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9305 phones. Which is the best phone?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S3 X15Alcatel One Touch Idol X+ 16GB
Alcatel One Touch Idol X+ 16GB
5"
IPS

1080x1920

13.1
MP

2.1mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Octa

2500
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Alcatel One Touch Idol X+ X10Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9305
Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9305
4.8"
AMOLED

720x1280

8
MP

2mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2100
mAh

(Removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Alcatel One Touch Idol X+ 16GB

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best phone! Comment!


15 Advantages Alcatel One Touch Idol X+ 16GB
One Touch Idol X+ 16GBvsGalaxy S3 GT-i9305
 84%84%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2Ghz 32bit Octa-Corevs1.4Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
 9%9%
+More internal storage for applications and files
16GB (12GB user available)vs16GB (11GB user available)
 1%1%
+Lighter
130 grams (4.55 ounces)vs131 grams (4.59 ounces)
 9%9%
+Thinner
7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
 125%100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x1920 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 44%44%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
441 PPIvs306 PPI
 4%4%
+Larger screen
5"vs4.8"
 64%64%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 13.1MPvs(back) 8MP
 30%30%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/2.0 (aperture)vsf/2.6 (aperture)
 8%8%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 2.1MPvs(front) 2MP
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 4.4.2 KitKat is newer and safer
Android 4.4.2 KitKatvsAndroid 4.3 Jelly Bean
 19%19%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
2500 mAhvs2100 mAh
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FM with RDSvsNot supported

10 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9305
Galaxy S3 GT-i9305vsOne Touch Idol X+ 16GB
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
Advantage
+The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
4G LTEvs3G+ HSPA+
 138%100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G LTE) 100 Mbpsvs(3G+ HSPA+) 42 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Removable battery can be replaced easily
Li-Ion (Removable)vsLi-Ion (Non removable)
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Micro-B USB - MHLvsNot supported
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported

25 Common items in both devices
2GB LPDDR3
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
HDR photo only main camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNA
4.0 version A2DP
MicroUSB 2.0
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 2
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresAlcatel One Touch Idol X+ 16GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9305
BrandAlcatelSamsung
ModelOne Touch Idol X+ 16GBGalaxy S3 GT-i9305
Also known asAlcatel One Touch Idol X Plus, Alcatel Idol X+ 6043D DualSimSamsung Galaxy S3 4G LTE i9305, Samsung GT-i9305
Country or region where it's soldfeature not registeredLatin AmericaSaudi ArabiaBrazilEuropeHong KongNew ZealandPakistanSingaporeVarious (International)
Release dateFebruary, 2014October, 2012
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Size (width x height)69.1 x 140.4 millimeters (2.72 x 5.53 in)70.6 x 136.6 millimeters (2.78 x 5.38 in)
Weight130 grams (4.55 ounces)131 grams (4.59 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Alcatel One Touch Idol X+ 16GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9305
Operating systemAndroid 4.2.1 Jelly BeanAndroid 4.1.1 Jelly Bean
Firmware updateAndroid 4.4.2 KitKatAndroid 4.3 Jelly Bean
HardwareAlcatel One Touch Idol X+ 16GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9305
Architecture - Chipset32bit - MediaTek MT659232bit - Samsung Exynos 4412
CPU processor2Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A71.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A9 MPcore
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-450 MP4ARM Mali-400
RAM memory2GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR2
Internal storage16GB (12GB user available)16GB (11GB user available)
External storageNot supportedUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayAlcatel One Touch Idol X+ 16GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9305
Display typeTFT LCD IPSSuper AMOLED
Screen size5" inches4.8" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~71% (screen-to-body ratio)~65.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 5-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels720x1280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)441 PPI306 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 2Gorilla Glass 2
Mobile networks and dataAlcatel One Touch Idol X+ 16GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9305
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 900/2100UMTS 850/900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkNot supportedLTE 800/1800/2600
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
Maximum download/upload42/5.76 Mbps100/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingAlcatel One Touch Idol X+ 16GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9305
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraAlcatel One Touch Idol X+ 16GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9305
Main camera13.1 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution4208x3120 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.6 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
Front / secondary cameraAlcatel One Touch Idol X+ 16GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9305
Front camera2.1 megapixels2 megapixels
Front camera resolution1920x1080 pixels1600x1200 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)HD (1280x720 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaAlcatel One Touch Idol X+ 16GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9305
RadioFM with RDSNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, XviD, WMV, H.264, H.263MP4, DivX, XviD, WMV, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesAlcatel One Touch Idol X+ 16GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9305
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB - MHL
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsAlcatel One Touch Idol X+ 16GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9305
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerYes / NoSupported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Other features- Colors: Black, White
- Oleophobic coating screen
- Super panorama photo
- HiFi sound with JBL earphones
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Pebble blue, Marble white
- S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
- USB On-the-go support
- Smart Stay eye tracking
- Touch Focus
- TouchWiz with Motion UX
- DLNA
- Wi-Fi Mobile Hotspot
Power supply and autonomyAlcatel One Touch Idol X+ 16GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9305
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity2500 mAh2100 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredEB-L1G6LLU
Talk time720 minutes | 12 hours | 0.5 day660 minutes | 11 hours | 0.5 day
Standby14400 minutes | 240 hours | 10 days30600 minutes | 510 hours | 21.3 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Alcatel One Touch Idol X+ 16GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9305
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered0.45 W/Kg (head) | 0.87 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered0.244 W/Kg (head) | 0.237 W/Kg (body)