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Samsung Galaxy S4 SGH-i545 Verizon 16GB vs HTC Vivid

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Samsung Galaxy S4 SGH-i545 Verizon 16GB vs HTC Vivid phones. Which is the best phone?

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Compare HTC Vivid X22Samsung Galaxy S4 SGH-i545 Verizon 16GB
Samsung Galaxy S4 SGH-i545 Verizon 16GB
5"
AMOLED

1080x1920

13
MP

2.1mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2600
mAh

(Removable)

vs
HTC Vivid
4.5"
SLCD

540x960

8
MP

1.3mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Dual

1620
mAh

(Removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S4 SGH-i545 Verizon 16GB

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!


22 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S4 SGH-i545 Verizon 16GB
Galaxy S4 SGH-i545 Verizon 16GBvsVivid
 85%85%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.9Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs1.2Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
2GB LPDDR3vs1GB LPDDR
 100%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
 36%36%
+Lighter
130 grams (4.55 ounces)vs177 grams (6.2 ounces)
 43%43%
+Thinner
7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs11.27 millimeters (0.44 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT Super LCD
 61 times100%
+More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
16 millionvs260 thousand
 3 times100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x1920 pixelsvs540x960 pixels
 80%80%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
441 PPIvs245 PPI
 11%11%
+Larger screen
5"vs4.5"
 60%60%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 13MPvs(back) 8MP
 58%58%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 2.1MPvs(front) 1.3MP
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 4.4.2 KitKat is newer and safer
Android 4.4.2 KitKatvsAndroid 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich ICS
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
 60%60%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
2600 mAhvs1620 mAh
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz/5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.0 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.0 version A2DPvs3.0 version A2DP
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+Better sites viewing on the internet
HTML, XHTML, HTML5vsHTML, XHTML
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 3vsNot supported

02 Advantages HTC Vivid
VividvsGalaxy S4 SGH-i545 Verizon 16GB
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FM with RDSvsNot supported

20 Common items in both devices
16GB
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G LTE
100 Mbps
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Li-Ion (Removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Micro-B USB - MHL
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging
MicroUSB 2.0
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy S4 SGH-i545 Verizon 16GBHTC Vivid
BrandSamsungHTC
ModelGalaxy S4 SGH-i545 Verizon 16GBVivid
Also known asVerizon Samsung Galaxy S4 i545 CDMA, Samsung SGH-i545HTC Vivid, HTC Holiday, PH39100
Country or region where it's soldUSAfeature not registered
Release dateMay, 2013November, 2011
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)11.27 millimeters (0.44 inches)
Size (width x height)69.8 x 136.6 millimeters (2.75 x 5.38 in)67.1 x 128.8 millimeters (2.64 x 5.07 in)
Weight130 grams (4.55 ounces)177 grams (6.2 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 S4 SGH-i545 Verizon 16GBHTC Vivid
Operating systemAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 2.3.4 Gingerbread
Firmware updateAndroid 4.4.2 KitKatAndroid 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich ICS
HardwareSamsung Galaxy S4 SGH-i545 Verizon 16GBHTC Vivid
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon APQ8060
CPU processor1.9Ghz Quad-Core Krait 3001.2Ghz Dual-Core Scorpion
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 320Qualcomm Adreno 220
RAM memory2GB LPDDR31GB LPDDR
Internal storage16GB16GB
External storageUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy S4 SGH-i545 Verizon 16GBHTC Vivid
Display typeSuper AMOLEDTFT Super LCD
Screen size5" inches4.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~72.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~64.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels540x960 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)441 PPI245 PPI
Colors16 million260 thousand
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Not supported
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy S4 SGH-i545 Verizon 16GBHTC Vivid
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
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, UMTS 850/900/1900/2100UMTS 850/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE 700LTE 700/1700/2100
Primary data networkCDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, 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/upload100/50 Mbps100/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy S4 SGH-i545 Verizon 16GBHTC Vivid
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 S4 SGH-i545 Verizon 16GBHTC Vivid
Main camera13 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3.06" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedfeature not registered
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection
BSI sensorSupportedfeature not registered
HDRHDR photo/video only main camerafeature not registered
Front camera / Secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy S4 SGH-i545 Verizon 16GBHTC Vivid
Front camera2.1 megapixels1.3 megapixels
Front camera resolution1920x1080 pixels1280x1024 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)HD (1280x720 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 S4 SGH-i545 Verizon 16GBHTC Vivid
RadioNot supportedFM with RDS
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, DivX, XviD, H.263, H.264, WMVMP4, H.263, H.264, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, AC3, FLACMP3, AAC+, WAV, WMA
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy S4 SGH-i545 Verizon 16GBHTC Vivid
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputMicro-B USB - MHLMicro-B USB - MHL
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP3.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNASupportedfeature not registered
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy S4 SGH-i545 Verizon 16GBHTC Vivid
Active noise cancellationSupportedfeature not registered
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML
Java / Flash playerYes / NoSupported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Other features- Colors: White Frost, Black Mist
- Dual Shot camera
- HDR video/photo
- USB On-The-Go 1.3
- mDNIe
- DLNA
- WiFi dual-band
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
- S-Voice
- Group Play
- Smart Stay eye tracking
- Dropbox (50GB)
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- Colors: Black, White
- HTC Sense 3.0 UI
- Built-in digital compass, e-Compass
- DLNA
- WiFi hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy S4 SGH-i545 Verizon 16GBHTC Vivid
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity2600 mAh1620 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk timefeature not registered276 minutes | 4.6 hours | 0.2 day
Standbyfeature not registered17580 minutes | 293 hours | 12.2 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Samsung Galaxy S4 SGH-i545 Verizon 16GBHTC Vivid
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered