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Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge SM-J327P vs Samsung Galaxy S3 SGH-i747 AT&T

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge vs Samsung Galaxy S3 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S3 X09Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge SM-J327P
Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge SM-J327P
5"
TFT

720x1280

5
MP

2mp

1.5GB
RAM

64bit Octa

2600
mAh

(Removable)

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Compare Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge X15Samsung Galaxy S3 SGH-i747 AT&T
Samsung Galaxy S3 SGH-i747 AT&T
4.8"
AMOLED

720x1280

8
MP

2mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Dual

2100
mAh

(Removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S3 SGH-i747 AT&T

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!


09 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge SM-J327P
Galaxy J3 Emerge SM-J327PvsGalaxy S3 SGH-i747 AT&T
 46%46%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.4Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.5Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
 3 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 4%4%
+Larger screen
5"vs4.8"
 37%37%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.9 (aperture)vsf/2.6 (aperture)
Advantage
+Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow is newer and safer
Android 6.0.1 MarshmallowvsAndroid 4.3 Jelly Bean
 50%50%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 100 Mbps
 24%24%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
2600 mAhvs2100 mAh
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FM with RDSvsNot supported
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs4.0 version A2DP

15 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S3 SGH-i747 AT&T
Galaxy S3 SGH-i747 AT&TvsGalaxy J3 Emerge SM-J327P
 33%33%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
2GB LPDDR2vs1.5GB LPDDR3
 10%10%
+More internal storage for applications and files
16GB (11GB user available)vs16GB (10GB user available)
 10%10%
+Lighter
134 grams (4.69 ounces)vs147 grams (5.15 ounces)
 1%1%
+Thinner
8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)vs8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD
 4%4%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
306 PPIvs294 PPI
 59%59%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 8MPvs(back) 5MP
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 2 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
HD (1280x720 pixels)vsVGA (640x480 pixels)
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Ambient LightvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Micro-B USB - MHLvsNot supported
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 2vsNot supported

25 Common items in both devices
16 million
720x1280 pixels
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
HDR photo only main camera
(front) 2MP
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G LTE
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Gyroscope
Li-Ion (Removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) / 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go / MicroUSB 2.0
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge SM-J327PSamsung Galaxy S3 SGH-i747 AT&T
ModelGalaxy J3 Emerge SM-J327PGalaxy S3 SGH-i747 AT&T
Also known asSprint Galaxy J3 Emerge SM-J327PZSASPR, Galaxy J3 2017AT&T Samsung Galaxy S3 i747 4G LTE, Samsung Galaxy S III
Country or region availableUSAUSA
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release dateJanuary, 2017June, 2012
Depth8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Size (width x height)70.1 x 140.9 millimeters (2.76 x 5.55 in)70.6 x 136.6 millimeters (2.78 x 5.38 in)
Weight147 grams (5.15 ounces)134 grams (4.69 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)Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge SM-J327PSamsung Galaxy S3 SGH-i747 AT&T
Operating systemAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowAndroid 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich ICS
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 4.3 Jelly Bean
HardwareSamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge SM-J327PSamsung Galaxy S3 SGH-i747 AT&T
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 MSM8937 (28nm)32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8260A
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.5Ghz Dual-Core Krait
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 505 450MhzQualcomm Adreno 225
RAM memory1.5GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR2
Internal storage16GB (10GB user available)16GB (11GB user available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge SM-J327PSamsung Galaxy S3 SGH-i747 AT&T
Display typeTFT LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size5" inches4.8" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~69.8% (screen-to-body ratio)~65.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1280 pixels720x1280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)294 PPI306 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 2
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge SM-J327PSamsung Galaxy S3 SGH-i747 AT&T
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/1700/1900
UMTS 850/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4 (Bands 2,4,5,12,25,26)
TD-LTE (Bands 41)
LTE 700/1700/2100
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps100/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge SM-J327PSamsung Galaxy S3 SGH-i747 AT&T
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 cameraSamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge SM-J327PSamsung Galaxy S3 SGH-i747 AT&T
Main camera5 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution2592x1944 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (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 stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge SM-J327PSamsung Galaxy S3 SGH-i747 AT&T
Front camera2 megapixels2 megapixels
Front camera resolution1600x1200 pixels1600x1200 pixels
Video recording (secondary)VGA (640x480 pixels)HD (1280x720 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge SM-J327PSamsung Galaxy S3 SGH-i747 AT&T
RadioFM with RDSNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, MKV, WMVMP4, DivX, XviD, WMV, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge SM-J327PSamsung Galaxy S3 SGH-i747 AT&T
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB - MHL
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge SM-J327PSamsung Galaxy S3 SGH-i747 AT&T
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedSupported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Other features- Colors: Silver, Black
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Pebble blue, Marble white, Garnet red
- S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
- USB OTG On-the-go
- Smart Stay eye tracking
- TouchWiz with Motion UX
- WiFi hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge SM-J327PSamsung Galaxy S3 SGH-i747 AT&T
BatteryLi-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity2600 mAh2100 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredEB-L1G6LLU
Talk time1380 minutes | 23 hours | 1 day480 minutes | 8 hours | 0.3 day
Standbyfeature not registered11940 minutes | 199 hours | 8.3 days
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge SM-J327PSamsung Galaxy S3 SGH-i747 AT&T
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia0.61 W/Kg (head) | 1.24 W/Kg (body)0.74 W/Kg (head) | 0.82 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered0.198 W/Kg (head)