Galaxy Note VS Nexus 4

The Google Nexus 4 has better specifications than the Samsung Galaxy Note

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Samsung Galaxy Note VS Google Nexus 4

 
Galaxy Note Nexus 4
 
The Samsung Galaxy Note and the Google Nexus 4 are proportionally scaled to give you an idea how they size up against each other. Bellow, we have compared specifications of the two devices to give our take on which device scores higher based on key features available.

Score

Thinner
0
The Galaxy Note is thicker at 9.7mm
2
The Nexus 4 is thinner at 9.1mm
Smaller Size (CC)
0
The Galaxy Note has a greater cubic volume of 1847956.09375
2
The Nexus 4 has a smaller cubic volume of 1307972.859375
Less Weight
0
The Galaxy Note heavier at 178 grams
2
The Nexus 4 lighter at 139 grams
Screen Viewability
2
The Galaxy Note features a bigger 5.3" display
0
The Nexus 4 features a smaller 4.7" display
Pixel Density
0
The Galaxy Note has lower pixel density at 285 ppi
2
The Nexus 4 has a higher pixel density at 318 ppi
Newer
0
The Galaxy Note is older and was released on 09/2011
1
The Nexus 4 is newer and was released on 10/2012
Standby Time
1
The Galaxy Note can last more around 960 hours
0
The Nexus 4 can last less around 390 hours
Talk Time
2
The Galaxy Note can last more around 23 hours
0
The Nexus 4 can last less around 15.5 hours
Camera
1
The Nexus 4 has a 8mp camera
1
The Nexus 4 has a 8mp camera
Total Points
6 10
Total Score
38% 63%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the Samsung Galaxy Note and the Google Nexus 4 to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Google Nexus 4 has better specifications than the Samsung Galaxy Note, it is safe to say that because there are significant differences we recommend the Google Nexus 4. Note that the Galaxy Note has 16GB , 32GB internal storage compared to 8GB,16GB internal storage found in the Nexus 4 currently we are not scoring internal memory, processor number and speed and those should also be taken into consideration if you are interested in the Samsung Galaxy Note or the Google Nexus 4

Availability

Announced on
September 2011 October 2012
Available
November 2011 November 2012

Battery

Capacity
2500 mAh 2100 mAh
Standby Time
960 hours 390 hours
Talk Time
23 hours 16 hours
Type
Lithium Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
2 4
Speed
1.4GHz 1.5GHz
Type
ARM Cortex-A9 Qualcomm Snapdragon S4

Camera

Main
8mp (3264x2448) 8mp (3264x2448)
Secondary
1600x1200 1280x1024
Video
1080p 1080p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
3.0 + HS 4.0
EDGE
Class 12 YES
GPRS
Class 12 (4+1/3+2/2+3/1+4 slots), 32 - 48 kbps YES
GPS
YES yes, and GLONASS
HSCSD
HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps HSDPA; HSUPA
NFC
YES YES
USB
2.0 microUSB 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
800x1280 pixels 1280x768 pixels
Size
5.3 inches 4.7 inches
Type
Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100 HSDPA 800, 900, 1700, 1900, 2100
4G Network
- Qualcomm WTR1605L Seven-Band 4G LTE chip
Alias
Note, GT-N7000, I9220 LG Nexus 4, E960
Form Factor
Phablet Slate
Price Range
$500+ $300-$500

Memory

Card Slot
microSD, up to 32 GB, 2 GB included -
Internal
16GB , 32GB 8GB,16GB
Ram
1 GB 2 GB

Operating System

Type
Android Android
Version
2.3 4.2

Other Features

Misc Features
- Gorilla Glass 2
SIM Type
- micro-SIM

Size and Weight

Depth
9.7 mm (0.38 inches) 9.1 mm (0.35 inches)
Height
146.9 mm (5.73 inches) 133.9 mm (5.22 inches)
Weight
178 grams (6.2 ounces) 139 grams (4.9 ounces)
Width
83.0 mm (3.24 inches) 68.7 mm (2.68 inches)