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Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge (SM-J327P) vs Samsung Galaxy S3 (SGH-i747)

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

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S3 XSamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge (SM-J327P)09Points
Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge (SM-J327P)
5"
TFT

720x1280

5
MP

2mp

1.5GB
RAM

64bit Octa

2600
mAh

(Removable)

vs
14PointsSamsung Galaxy S3 (SGH-i747)Compare Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge X
Samsung Galaxy S3 (SGH-i747)
4.8"
AMOLED

720x1280

8
MP

2mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Dual

2100
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy S3 (SGH-i747)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Galaxy J3 Emerge (SM-J327P)9 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge (SM-J327P)vsGalaxy S3 (SGH-i747)14 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S3 (SGH-i747)
+1.4Ghz 64bit Octa-Core46%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1.5Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
+Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC3 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsUntil 64GB microSD, microSDXC
+5"4%
Larger screen
vs4.8"
+f/1.9 (aperture)37%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/2.6 (aperture)
+Android 6.0.1 MarshmallowAdvantage
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow is newer and safer
vsAndroid 4.3 Jelly Bean
+(4G LTE) 150 Mbps50%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G LTE) 100 Mbps
+2600 mAh24%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs2100 mAh
+FM (RDS)Advantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
+4.2 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.2 + A2DP is newer and faster
vs4.0 + A2DP
1.5GB LPDDR3vs+2GB LPDDR233%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
16GB (10GB available)vs+16GB (11GB available)10%
More internal storage for applications and files
147 grams (5.15 ounces)vs+134 grams (4.69 ounces)10%
Lighter
8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)vs+8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)1%
Thinner
TFT LCDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
294 PPIvs+306 PPI4%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
(back) 5MPvs+(back) 8MP59%
Higher resolution main camera
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
(front) VGA (640x480)vs+(front) HD (1280x720)2 times
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Not supportedvs+Ambient Light sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 2Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys

26 Common items in both devices
16 million
720x1280 pixels
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo only main camera
+19 specs and more in the table below

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

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Physical featuresSamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge (SM-J327P)Samsung Galaxy S3 (SGH-i747)
ModelGalaxy J3 Emerge (SM-J327P)Galaxy S3 (SGH-i747)
Other model namesSprint Galaxy J3 Emerge SM-J327PZSASPR (J3 2017)AT&T Samsung Galaxy S3 i747 (4G LTE), Galaxy S III
Country or region availableUSA
USA
USA
USA
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 registeredPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge (SM-J327P)Samsung Galaxy S3 (SGH-i747)
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-J327P)Samsung Galaxy S3 (SGH-i747)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 MSM8937 (28nm)32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8260A (28nm)
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 400Mhz
RAM memory1.5GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR2
Internal storage16GB (10GB available)16GB (11GB available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 64GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge (SM-J327P)Samsung Galaxy S3 (SGH-i747)
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)
Display resolution720x1280 pixels720x1280 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)294 PPI306 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 2
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksSamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge (SM-J327P)Samsung Galaxy S3 (SGH-i747)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps100/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
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 networkLTE Cat4 (Bands 2,4,5,12,25,26)
TD-LTE (Bands 41)
LTE 700/1700/2100
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
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
CallingSamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge (SM-J327P)Samsung Galaxy S3 (SGH-i747)
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
CameraSamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge (SM-J327P)Samsung Galaxy S3 (SGH-i747)
Back camera (main camera)5 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution2592x1944 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 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 stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
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
2ª cameraSamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge (SM-J327P)Samsung Galaxy S3 (SGH-i747)
Front camera (secondary)2 megapixels2 megapixels
Front camera resolution1600x1200 pixels1600x1200 pixels
Video recording (secondary)VGA (640x480)HD (1280x720)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.6 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge (SM-J327P)Samsung Galaxy S3 (SGH-i747)
RadioFM (RDS)Not supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, MKV, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivitySamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge (SM-J327P)Samsung Galaxy S3 (SGH-i747)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB MHL
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP4.0 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge (SM-J327P)Samsung Galaxy S3 (SGH-i747)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5, Flash player
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
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
- Java framework
Power supplySamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge (SM-J327P)Samsung Galaxy S3 (SGH-i747)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)
EB-L1G6LLU
Battery capacity2600 mAh2100 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy1380 minutes | 23 hours | 1 day480 minutes | 8 hours | 0.3 day
Standbyfeature not registered11940 minutes | 199 hours | 8.3 days
Radiation rateSamsung Galaxy J3 Emerge (SM-J327P)Samsung Galaxy S3 (SGH-i747)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)0.61W/kg (head) | 1.24W/kg (body)0.74W/kg (head) | 0.82W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.198W/kg (head)
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