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Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 GT-i9200 16GB vs Samsung Galaxy S4 Active GT-i9295

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 vs Samsung Galaxy S4 Active phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S4 Active X06Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 GT-i9200 16GB
Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 GT-i9200 16GB
6.3"
SLCD

720x1280

8
MP

2mp

1.5GB
RAM

32bit Dual

3200
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 X14Samsung Galaxy S4 Active GT-i9295
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active GT-i9295
5"
TFT

1080x1920

8
MP

2.1mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2600
mAh

(Removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S4 Active GT-i9295

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!


06 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 GT-i9200 16GB
Galaxy Mega 6.3 GT-i9200 16GBvsGalaxy S4 Active GT-i9295
 16%16%
+More internal storage for applications and files
16GB (13GB user available)vs16GB (11.2GB user available)
 14%14%
+Thinner
8 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs9.1 millimeters (0.36 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a TFT SuperClear LCD screen, which are brighter and more vivid
TFT SuperClear LCDvsTFT LCD
 26%26%
+Larger screen
6.3"vs5"
 23%23%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3200 mAhvs2600 mAh
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported

14 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S4 Active GT-i9295
Galaxy S4 Active GT-i9295vsGalaxy Mega 6.3 GT-i9200 16GB
 30%30%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.9Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs1.7Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
 33%33%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
2GB LPDDR3vs1.5GB LPDDR2
 30%30%
+Lighter
153 grams (5.36 ounces)vs199 grams (6.97 ounces)
 125%100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x1920 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 89%89%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
441 PPIvs233 PPI
 8%8%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 2.1MPvs(front) 2MP
 6 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsVGA (640x480 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 5.0.1 Lollipop is newer and safer
Android 5.0.1 LollipopvsAndroid 4.4.2 KitKat
Advantage
+The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
4G LTEvs3G+ HSPA+
 4 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G LTE) 100 Mbpsvs(3G+ HSPA+) 21 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Removable battery can be replaced easily
Li-Ion (Removable)vsLi-Ion (Non removable)
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 2vsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Waterproof (IPxx certified)vsNot supported

28 Common items in both devices
Until 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
16 million
(back) 8MP
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
Gyroscope
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
Micro-B USB - MHL / Micro-B USB - MHL-2
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNA
4.0 version A2DP
NFC
MicroUSB 2.0
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 GT-i9200 16GBSamsung Galaxy S4 Active GT-i9295
ModelGalaxy Mega 6.3 GT-i9200 16GBGalaxy S4 Active GT-i9295
Also known asSamsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 3G, Samsung GT-i9200Samsung Galaxy S4 Active i9295, Galaxy GT-i9295 S4 Active
Country or region availablefeature not registeredVarious (International)
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release dateMay, 2013June, 2013
Depth8 millimeters (0.31 inches)9.1 millimeters (0.36 inches)
Size (width x height)88 x 167.6 millimeters (3.46 x 6.6 in)71.3 x 139.7 millimeters (2.81 x 5.5 in)
Weight199 grams (6.97 ounces)153 grams (5.36 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWaterproof (IPxx certified)
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 GT-i9200 16GBSamsung Galaxy S4 Active GT-i9295
Operating systemAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Firmware updateAndroid 4.4.2 KitKatAndroid 5.0.1 Lollipop
HardwareSamsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 GT-i9200 16GBSamsung Galaxy S4 Active GT-i9295
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8930AB32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T
CPU processor1.7Ghz Dual-Core Krait 3001.9Ghz Quad-Core Krait 300
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 305Qualcomm Adreno 320
RAM memory1.5GB LPDDR22GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (13GB user available)16GB (11.2GB user available)
External storageUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 GT-i9200 16GBSamsung Galaxy S4 Active GT-i9295
Display typeTFT SuperClear LCDTFT LCD
Screen size6.3" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~74.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~69.2% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution720x1280 pixels1080x1920 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)233 PPI441 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 2
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 GT-i9200 16GBSamsung Galaxy S4 Active GT-i9295
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
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 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkNot supportedLTE Cat3 800/850/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,20)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, 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/upload21/5.76 Mbps100/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 GT-i9200 16GBSamsung Galaxy S4 Active GT-i9295
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
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 GT-i9200 16GBSamsung Galaxy S4 Active GT-i9295
Main camera8 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.6 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 GT-i9200 16GBSamsung Galaxy S4 Active GT-i9295
Front camera2 megapixels2.1 megapixels
Front camera resolution1600x1200 pixels1920x1080 pixels
Video recording (secondary)VGA (640x480 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 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
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 GT-i9200 16GBSamsung Galaxy S4 Active GT-i9295
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, DivX, XviD, H.263, H.264, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, AC3, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, AC3, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 GT-i9200 16GBSamsung Galaxy S4 Active GT-i9295
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputMicro-B USB - MHLMicro-B USB - MHL-2
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portSupportedSupported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 GT-i9200 16GBSamsung Galaxy S4 Active GT-i9295
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerYes / NoYes / No
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Other features- Colors: Black, White
- Samsung TouchWiz Nature UX
- USB On-the-go
- USB Host
- Panorama photo
- Air View
- WiFi hotspot
- WiFi direct
- Colors: Urban Grey
- Dual Shot camera
- USB OTG On-The-Go 1.3
- LED notification
- mDNIe
- WiFi dual-band
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
- S-Voice
- Group Play
- Smart Stay eye tracking
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 GT-i9200 16GBSamsung Galaxy S4 Active GT-i9295
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity3200 mAh2600 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time960 minutes | 16 hours | 0.7 day1020 minutes | 17 hours | 0.7 day
Standby25200 minutes | 420 hours | 17.5 days18720 minutes | 312 hours | 13 days
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 GT-i9200 16GBSamsung Galaxy S4 Active GT-i9295
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered0.55 W/Kg (head) | 0.75 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered0.264 W/Kg (head) | 0.358 W/Kg (body)