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Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 32GB vs Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935V

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 32GB vs Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935V phones. Which is the best phone?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge X05Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 32GB
Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 32GB
4.8"
AMOLED

720x1280

8
MP

2mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2100
mAh

(Removable)

vs
Compare Samsung Galaxy S3 X25Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935V
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935V
5.5"
AMOLED

1440x2560

12.2
MP

5mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3600
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935V

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!


05 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 32GB
Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 32GBvsGalaxy S7 Edge SM-G935V
 14%14%
+More internal storage for applications and files
32GB (25GB user available)vs32GB (22GB user available)
 18%18%
+Lighter
133 grams (4.66 ounces)vs157 grams (5.5 ounces)
Advantage
+Removable battery can be replaced easily
Li-Ion (Removable)vsLi-Ion (Non removable)
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FM with RDSvsNot supported
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Micro-B USB - MHLvsNot supported

25 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935V
Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935VvsGalaxy S3 GT-i9300 32GB
 63%63%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.15Ghz 64bit Quad-Corevs1.4Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
 3 times100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
4GB LPDDR4vs1GB LPDDR2
 3 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 12%12%
+Thinner
7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)vs8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
 3 times100%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x2560 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 75%75%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
534 PPIvs306 PPI
 15%15%
+Larger screen
5.5"vs4.8"
 53%53%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 12.2 megapixelsvs(back) 8 megapixels
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo/video on both camerasvsHDR photo only main camera
 20%20%
+The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
1/2.5" inchesvs1/3" inches
 53%53%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.7 (aperture)vsf/2.6 (aperture)
 162%100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 5 megapixelsvs(front) 2 megapixels
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 8.0 Oreo is newer and safer
Android 8.0 OreovsAndroid 4.3 Jelly Bean
Advantage
+The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster
4G+ LTE-Avs3G+ HSPA+
 20 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 450 Mbpsvs(3G+ HSPA+) 21 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
FingerprintvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Heart ratevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
SpO2vsNot supported
 71%71%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3600 mAhvs2100 mAh
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)vs802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs4.0 version A2DP
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Waterproof (IPxx certified)vsNot supported

24 Common items in both devices
Super AMOLED
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
BSI sensor
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
DLNA
NFC
MicroUSB 2.0
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 2 / Gorilla Glass 4
+ 16 COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 32GBSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935V
BrandSamsungSamsung
ModelGalaxy S3 GT-i9300 32GBGalaxy S7 Edge SM-G935V
Also known asSamsung Galaxy S III GT-i9300L, Samsung Galaxy S3 i9300X 3GVerizon Galaxy S7 edge G935V, Samsung Hero 2
Country or region where it's soldVarious (International)USA
Release dateMay, 2012March, 2016
Depth8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Size (width x height)70.6 x 136.6 millimeters (2.78 x 5.38 in)72.6 x 150.9 millimeters (2.86 x 5.94 in)
Weight133 grams (4.66 ounces)157 grams (5.5 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 S3 GT-i9300 32GBSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935V
Operating systemAndroid 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich ICSAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Firmware updateAndroid 4.3 Jelly BeanAndroid 8.0 Oreo
HardwareSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 32GBSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935V
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Samsung Exynos 441264bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996 (14nm)
CPU processor1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A9 MPcoreQuad-Core, 2 processors:
2.15Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
1.6Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-400Qualcomm Adreno 530
RAM memory1GB LPDDR24GB LPDDR4
Internal storage32GB (25GB user available)32GB (22GB user available)
External storageUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 32GBSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935V
Display typeSuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size4.8" inches5.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~65.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~76.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution720x1280 pixels1440x2560 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)306 PPI534 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 2Gorilla Glass 4
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 32GBSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935V
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO, UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat9 700/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 2,3,4,7,13)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-A
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 Mbps450/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 32GBSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935V
MessagingSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary camera / Back cameraSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 32GBSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935V
Main camera8 megapixels12.2 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.6 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor size1/3" inches1/2.5" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.4µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo/video on both cameras
Front camera / Secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 32GBSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935V
Front camera2 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution1600x1200 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/1.7 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered22mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/4.1" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.34µm pixel
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 32GBSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935V
RadioFM with RDSNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, DivX, XviD, WMV, H.264, H.263MP4, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 32GBSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935V
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputMicro-B USB - MHLNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 32GBSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935V
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerSupportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
Other features- Colors: Pebble blue, Marble white
- S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
- USB OTG On-the-go
- Smart Stay eye tracking
- TouchWiz with Motion UX
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Black, Gold, Silver
- Curved edge screen
- Body material: Aluminium
- Corning Gorilla Glass back panel
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Samsung Gear VR compatible
- Fast battery charging: 83% in 30min
- Quick Charge 3.0
- Qi Wireless charging (PMA)
- OneDrive 115GB
- Samsung Pay (Visa/Master)
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- IP68 certified: dust proof and water resistant over 1.5 meter and 30min
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 32GBSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935V
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity2100 mAh3600 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)EB-L1G6LLUfeature not registered
Talk time700 minutes | 11.7 hours | 0.5 day2160 minutes | 36 hours | 1.5 days
Standby47400 minutes | 790 hours | 32.9 days20160 minutes | 336 hours | 14 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 32GBSamsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935V
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia0.628 W/Kg (head) | 1.584 W/Kg (body)1.03 W/Kg (head) | 1.59 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UK0.342 W/Kg (head) | 0.547 W/Kg (body)feature not registered