The best mobile operating system Android by search giant Google has brought revolution in smartphone industry. New android devices are hitting the market one day after the other. Each company is giving tough competition to the other, to get the customers’ attention. Choosing the best Android phone is a damn tough task. But here I am up with the comparison of the most trendy smartphones; Google Nexus 4, Samsung Galaxy S3 and HTC One X. I hope this will give you a perfect idea to opt for the best of three.
Everyone is not going to put their hands in your pocket to check the features of your smartphone. It’s the look of smartphone that draws the attention of people. So you must take more care while choosing your smartphone with respect to its design. Talking about Nexus 4, 133.9 x 68.7 x 9.1 mm is its dimensions. LG has sharpened the corners into round shape as you get in most of smartphones.
Samsung Galaxy S3 offers you superb look and perfect dimensions, 136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 mm to be specific. Whether it’s about the thickness or weight, S3 shines at the top among these three.
HTC One X has got dimensions of 134.4 x 69.9 x 8.9 mm with a weight of 130 g, making it easily portable.
Better the screen size, more the sales. This is the trend in the market. May be that’s the reason, why phablets are getting more hits. Whatever, size does matter, especially for Gaming and Movie addicts. LG knows about the demand of customers and that’s why, has provided the 4.7 inches True HD IPS Plus capacitive touch screen. Good for playing games or watching movie, while on the move.
If screen is what you are pretty serious about, Samsung Galaxy S3 should be your choice as you get 4.8 inches in it. Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen adds more stars in the quality.
With 4.7 inches capacitive touch screen, HTC One X offers good resolution and better quality.
All three are Android based smartphones with different versions. Nexus 4 has started the era of Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and is the latest as of now.
Galaxy S3 comes with ICS version but you can upgrade it to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean through the official firmware installation.
Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich is the OS that you will get in HTC One X. Of course, less features when compared to 4.2 but is still good.
As the Nexus 4 is a new release, so more was expected from it, as compared to what it has got actually. But still, Quad-core processor, clocked at 1.5 GHz provides a smooth experience.
Samsung Galaxy S3 comes with Quad Core processor, clocked at 1.4 GHz.
HTC One X also has got 4.1. Quad-core 1.5 GHz. So no problem in running high end games or multiple apps.
If you are a photography freak, then this must be at top of your wish list. Nexus 4 has got 8 MP rear camera and 1.3 MP front camera. Perfect for recording HD videos and video calling.
HTC One X is following the Nexus 4 again by providing 8 MP camera. So be ready to click sweet memories of life with your HTC One X.
Oh! Its 8 MP again in the Samsung Galaxy S3 as well. But better video calling with 1.9 MP camera.
Lets’ have a quick comparison of LG Nexus 4 Vs Samsung Galaxy S3 Vs HTC One X Specifications
LG Nexus 4 Vs Samsung Galaxy S3 Vs HTC One X – Compare Specifications
|Specifications||LG Nexus 4||Samsung Galaxy S3||HTC One X|
|Dimensions||123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm||136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 mm||134.4 x 69.9 x 8.9 mm|
|Weight||139 grams||133 grams||130 grams|
|Operating System||Android V4.2, Jelly Bean||Android OS, v4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich), upgradeable to 4.1 (Jelly Bean)||Android OS, v4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich), upgradeable to 4.1 (Jelly Bean)|
|Processor||Quad-core 1.5 GHz Krait||Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A9||Quad-core 1.5 GHz with Nvidia Tegra 3 chipset|
|Display||4.7 inches True HD IPS Plus capacitive touch screen||4.8 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen||4.7 inches Super IPS LCD2 capacitive touchscreen|
|Resolution||768 x 1280 pixels||720 x 1280 pixels||720 x 1280 pixels|
|Camera||8 megapixel AF LED flash and 1.3 MP secondary camera||8 MP with AF LED flash and 1.9 MP secondary camera||8 megapixel AF with flash and 1.3MP secondary camera|
|Video fps||30 frames||30 frames||24 frames|
|Video||1080p HD||1080p HD||1080p HD|
|Memory||Built in 8 GB / 16 GB||Built in 16 GB / 32 GB / 64 GB||Built in 32 GB|
|RAM||2 GB||1 GB||1 GB|
|Battery||Standard battery, Li-Po 2100mAh Stands Up to 16-20 hours||Standard battery, Li-Ion 2100 mAh; Up to 21 h 40 min (2G) / Up to 11 h 40 min (3G)||Standard battery, Li-Po 1800 mAh|
I hope this has cleared the clouds of confusion from your mind. Don’t forget to tell us about the device, you are opting for.