• Samsung I9300 Galaxy S III (S3) vs LG Optimus L9 vs HTC Incredible S

Phone Comparison - Samsung I9300 Galaxy S III (S3) vs LG Optimus L9 vs HTC Incredible S

general General Info

Manufacturer Samsung LG HTC
Announced May 2012 August 2012 February 2011
Status Available - May 2012 Available - November 2012 Available - February 2011
Colors Blue, White White Black, Red
Form Factor Candybar Candybar Candybar
Dimension 136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 mm
(5.38 x 2.78 x 0.34 in)
131.9 x 68.2 x 9.1 mm
(5.19 x 2.69 x 0.36 in)
120 x 64 x 11.7 mm
(4.72 x 2.52 x 0.46 in)
Weight 133 g (4.69 oz) 125 g (4.41 oz) 135.5 g (4.76.0.18 oz)
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 900 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 900 / 2100 or HSDPA 900 / 1700 / 2100
HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100 - North America
4G Network LTE (regional) - -
Messaging SMS, MMS, EMail, IM SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM

hardware Hardware and OS

OS Android OS, v4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich) Android OS, v4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich) Android OS, v2.2 (Froyo), v2.3 (Gingerbread), upgradable to v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
Processor Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A9, Exynos 4212 Quad Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A9, TI OMAP 4430 1 GHz Scorpion, Qualcomm MSM8255 Snapdragon
GPU Mali-400MP PowerVR SGX540 Adreno 205
RAM 1 GB 1 GB 768 MB
Internal Memory 16/32/64 GB storage 4 GB 1.1 GB ROM
External Memory microSD, up to 64 GB microSD, up to 32 GB microSD, up to 32 GB, 8 GB included

display Display

Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen S-LCD capacitive touchscreen
Colors 16M colors 16M colors 16M colors
Size 4.8 inches 4.7 inches 4.0 inches
Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels (306 ppi) 540 x 960 pixels (234 ppi) 480 x 800 pixels (233 ppi)
Screen-to-Body Ratio 65.84% 67.90% 59.42%
Multi-Touch yes yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

3.5mm Jack yes yes yes
Radio Stereo FM radio with RDS Stereo FM radio with RDS Stereo FM radio with RDS
Games Yes + Downloadable Yes + Downloadable Yes + Downloadable
Loud Speaker yes yes yes

camera Camera

Rear Camera 8 MP, 3264x2448 pixels 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 pixels 8 MP, 3264x2448 pixels
Flash LED flash LED flash dual-LED flash
Features Auto focus, Simultaneous HD Video And Image Recording, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face And Smile Detection, Image Stabilization Auto focus, Geo-tagging Auto focus, Geo-tagging, Touch-focus, Image Stabilization
Video Yes, 1080p@30fps Yes Yes, 720p@30fps
Front Camera Yes, 1.9 MP, 720p@30fps [Similar] Yes, VGA [Similar] Yes, 1.3 MP [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS Class 12 (4+1/3+2/2+3/1+4 slots), 32 - 48 kbps Class 12 (4+1/3+2/2+3/1+4 slots), 32 - 48 kbps Up to 114 kbps
Edge Class 12 Class 12 Up to 560 kbps
3G HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps HSDPA, 14.4 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
Bluetooth Yes, v4.0 with A2DP, EDR Yes, with A2DP Yes, v2.1 with A2DP, EDR
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot, DLNA Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot
USB Yes, microUSB v2.0 (MHL), USB On-the-go Yes, microUSB v2.0 Yes, microUSB v2.0
GPS Yes, with A-GPS support and GLONASS Yes, with A-GPS support Yes, with A-GPS support
Browser HTML, Adobe Flash HTML5 HTML, Adobe Flash

memory User Memory

Internal 16/32/64 GB storage, 1 GB RAM 4 GB, 1 GB RAM 1.1 GB ROM, 768 MB RAM
Expandable Storage microSD, up to 64 GB microSD, up to 32 GB microSD, up to 32 GB, 8 GB included
USB OTG Supported - -

Apps Sensors

Fingerprint fingerprint not supported fingerprint not supported fingerprint not supported
Proximity Sensor proximity sensor present proximity sensor present proximity sensor present
Accelerometer Sensor accelerometer sensor present accelerometer sensor present accelerometer sensor present
NFC NFC supported NFC not supported NFC not supported

battery Battery

Type Standard battery, Li-Ion Standard battery, Li-Ion Li-Ion Battery
Capacity 2100 mAh 2150 mAh 1450 mAh
Stand by Up to 830Hr (2G)/up to 770Hr hours (3G) - Up to 290 h (2G)
Up to 370 h (3G)
Talk Time Up to 1350Min (2G)/up to 700Min hours (3G) - Up to 9 h 40 min (2G)
Up to 6 h 20 min (3G)