Samsung Galaxy S3 vs HTC Rezound Price & Review

Samsung’s latest new sensation, Samsung Galaxy S3 and HTC REZOUND both have a lot to offer and have already gained a lot of popularity among the gadget loving community, in a considerably short span of time. Don’t know what all the hype is about and which smart phone to choose?? Let’s have a quick walk through.

Features Comparison Between Samsung Galaxy S 3 & HTC Rezound

Appearance

The S3 is an eye catcher with its sleek and light design and a gargantuan 4.8-inch Super AMOLED display against HTC resound which flashes a 4.3-inch LCD inch display. Both smart phones come with a 720 p resolution. HTC, however, has an edge over the S3 when it comes to pixel density (342 ppi vs. 306 ppi). The display, however, has limited viewing owing to the LCD technology.

samsung galaxy s3

Also with a skinny profile (8.6 mm thickness, 133 g weight), S3 again beats Rezound by a margin (13.7 mm thickness, 170 g weight). Another plus point for S3 is the application Corning gorilla glass 2 technology to the touch screen which makes it more robust and damage resistant as opposed to Rezound which packs an older version of the same technology. This design feature will undoubtedly empower S3 owners with a high sense of pride.

Processor, memory and storage

S3 users will be blessed with a powerful fast pumping engine i.e. a 1.4GHz Quad Core processor on against the HTC Rezound which comes with a dual-core 1.5GHz processor. S3 users will have a lot to look forward to with endless multitasking opportunities thanks to the new speedy processor. Both smart phones are packed with 1 GB of RAM.

Samsung has released 16/32 GB variants of the smart phone and 64 GB microSD memory support feature, while HTC Rezound is a mere 16 GB with 32 GB microSD expansion facility.

Operating System and Salient Features

Galaxy S3 is supported by Android 4.0 (aka Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS)) in the background, while the Rezound comes with Android 2.3.4 (aka Gingerbread), but with an option to upgrade to ICS. Also, another key difference is the touch screen user interface technology. Touch Wiz 4.0 UI in S3 and HTC Sense 3.5 UI in Rezound.

HTC Rezound

S3 users will be delighted with the introduction of revolutionary technologies like eye tracking, near field communication (NFC), S-Voice etc. Rezound provides with the ultimate multimedia experience with the Beats Audio Technology and a Hi-tech noise cancelling set of headphones.

Camera

Both Smart phones go neck to neck in this area. Both come with an 8-megapixel rear primary camera with video recording capability of 1080p at 30fps.

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Samsung, however, delivers the better image quality. Also, the secondary front camera in S3 is 1.9 megapixels, while that in Rezound is 2.0 megapixels.

Battery

battery Overall S3 has a better battery life because of its massive 2100 mAh battery and optimized battery performance, while Rezound runs on a mere 1620 mAh battery and has uneconomical battery consumption.

Price

Samsung Galaxy SIII comes with a price tag of 687 USD; which is a little more than what one have to pay for a HTC Rezound i.e. 212 USD.

Conclusion

I guess that is obvious by now. With its sleek and lightweight design features, giant touch screen and superior processing capabilities. Samsung Galaxy S3 comes out as the victor. If you are looking for the ultimate nex gen Smartphone, this is definitely the one you should buy.