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Motorola Edge vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N9000 32GB)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Motorola Edge vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Motorola Edge
6.7"
OLED

1080x2340

64
MP

25mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4500
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
13PointsSamsung Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N9000 32GB)Compare Motorola Edge X
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N9000 32GB)
5.7"
AMOLED

1080x1920

13
MP

2.1mp

3GB
RAM

32bit Octa

3200
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better phone? Motorola Edge

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! Comment!

Edge26 Advantages Motorola EdgevsGalaxy Note 3 (SM-N9000 32GB)13 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N9000 32GB)
+2.4Ghz 64bit Octa-Core61%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1.9Ghz 32bit Octa-Core
+4GB LPDDR4X33%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
vs3GB LPDDR3
+128GB (107GB user free)4 times
More internal storage for applications and files
vs32GB (22GB user free)
+UFS 2.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage
vseMMC 4.5
+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC15 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsUntil 64GB microSD, microSDXC
+Aluminum body, glass front, plastic backAdvantage
More resistant material
vsPlastic body, glass front
+1080x2340 pixels22%
Higher resolution screen
vs1080x1920 pixels
+6.7"18%
Larger screen
vs5.7"
+(quad camera) 64MP + 8MP + 16MP + 0.04MP6 times
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 13MP
+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
vsOnly digital zoom
+PDAF: phase detection autofocusAdvantage
You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
vsAutofocus
+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsHDR photo/video only main camera
+1/1.72" inches80%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
vs1/3.1" inches
+f/1.8 (aperture)22%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
vsf/2.2 (aperture)
+(front) 25MP11 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 2.1MP
+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsFull HD (1920x1080)
+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
vsAndroid 5.0 Lollipop
+5G SA/NSAAdvantage
The 5G SA/NSA network is newer and faster
vs3G+ HSPA+
+(5G SA/NSA) 2000 Mbps47 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(3G+ HSPA+) 42 Mbps
+Fingerprint (under display)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+4500 mAh41%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs3200 mAh
+2 slots Dual-SIMAdvantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
vs1 slot
+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
+5.1 version A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.1 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
vs4.0 version A2DP
+Water repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)Advantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsNot supported
188 grams (6.58 ounces)vs+168 grams (5.88 ounces)12%
Lighter
9.3 millimeters (0.37 inches)vs+8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)12%
Thinner
OLEDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
385 PPIvs+386 PPI1%
Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+TemperatureAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+HumidityAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)vs+Li-Ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
Not supportedvs+Micro-B USB - MHL-2Advantage
The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Govs+MicroUSB 3.0, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB

21 Common items in both devices
16 million
LED flash
EIS: Digital stabilization
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
+14 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresMotorola EdgeSamsung Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N9000 32GB)
ModelEdgeGalaxy Note 3 (SM-N9000 32GB)
Other model namesMotorola Edge XT2063-3, Moto Edge 5GSamsung Galaxy Note 3 (3G) N9000Q, Galaxy Note III
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
feature not registered
BrandMotorolaSamsung
Release dateMay, 2020September, 2013
Depth9.3 millimeters (0.37 inches)8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)71.1 x 161.6 millimeters (2.8 x 6.36 in)79.2 x 151.2 millimeters (3.12 x 5.95 in)
Weight188 grams (6.58 ounces)168 grams (5.88 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, glass front, plastic backPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)Not supported
System (OS)Motorola EdgeSamsung Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N9000 32GB)
Operating systemAndroid 10Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 5.0 Lollipop
HardwareMotorola EdgeSamsung Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N9000 32GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G SDM765 (7nm)32bit - Samsung Exynos 5 Octa 5420 (28nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 3 processors:
2.4Ghz Single-Core Kryo 475 Prime
2.2Ghz Single-Core Kryo 475 Gold
1.8Ghz Hexa-Core Kryo 475 Silver
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
1.9Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A15
1.3Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A7
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 620ARM Mali-T628 MP6
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X3GB LPDDR3
Internal storage128GB (107GB user free)
UFS 2.1
32GB (22GB user free)
eMMC 4.5
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 64GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayMotorola EdgeSamsung Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N9000 32GB)
Display typeOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.7" inches5.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~95.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~74.8% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x2340 pixels1080x1920 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)385 PPI386 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 3
Mobile networksMotorola EdgeSamsung Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N9000 32GB)
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
Maximum download/upload2000/150 Mbps42/5.76 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G, 5G2G, 3G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat16 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 25, 26, 28, 32, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Not supported
Primary 5G networkNSA Sub6 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 25, 28, 38, 41, 66, 71, 78)Not supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, 5G SA-NSAGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
CallingMotorola EdgeSamsung Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N9000 32GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraMotorola EdgeSamsung Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N9000 32GB)
Back camera (main camera)(quad camera)
64 megapixels
8MP telephoto (f/2.4 52mm 1.12µm, 2x-opt-zoom PDAF)
16MP ultrawide (f/2.2 13mm 1.0µm)
0.04MP TOF 3D
13 megapixels
Main camera resolution10120x6328 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 60 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered31mm lens
Sensor size1/1.72" inches1/3.1" inches
Pixel size0.8µm pixel1.12µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo/video only main camera
2ª cameraMotorola EdgeSamsung Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N9000 32GB)
Front camera (secondary)25 megapixels2.1 megapixels
Front camera resolution5760x4320 pixels1920x1080 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.4 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered27mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size0.9µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaMotorola EdgeSamsung Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N9000 32GB)
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3, FLAC
ConnectivityMotorola EdgeSamsung Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N9000 32GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 3.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB - MHL-2
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.1 version A2DP/LE4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedSupported
Other functionsMotorola EdgeSamsung Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N9000 32GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedYes / No
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Temperature
Humidity
Gesture
ANT+
Other features- Colors: Solar Black, Midnight Magenta
- 19.5:9, 90Hz, HDR10 display
- Dual stereo speakers tuned by Waves
- Moto Actions
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Pink
- Samsung TouchWiz UX
- Dual Shot camera
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
- S-Voice
- Dropbox 50GB
Power supplyMotorola EdgeSamsung Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N9000 32GB)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity4500 mAh3200 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)18Wfeature not registered
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered1260 minutes | 21 hours | 0.9 day
Standbyfeature not registered25200 minutes | 420 hours | 17.5 days
Radiation rateMotorola EdgeSamsung Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N9000 32GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.29W/kg (head) | 0.36W/kg (body)