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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 vs Apple iPhone 5S: Release date, price and more

August 2, 2013 at 4:54 am | News Desk


Washington: As Samsung plans to end this year with big success, on the other hand American giant Apple will be launching its first device of the year.  

Samsung enjoying the consecutive success since the launch of Samsung Galaxy S3 while Apple losing it smartphone market.

But this time Samsung want to end this year with the same pace as they have started with Samsung Galaxy S4.

As numbers of clues and rumors are generating for long time the Samsung might be coming with 3rd version of Galaxy Note likely Samsung Galaxy Note 3 at the end of this year.

On the other hand rumors have given us clues that Apple will be launching more than one device this year, but company haven’t introduce any of its devices yet.

According to reports, Apple will be introducing iPhone 5S as the first device in the end of this year.

Here are some specs of both devices.

Display is a key factor for the success of any smartphone gadget, so that’s why Apple has changed the size of the screen in the iPhone 5. As rumors suggested that, iPhone 5S would come with 4.8 inch Super HD screen with Retina+ Sharp IGZO display.

On the other hand Samsung Galaxy Note 3 will have a 6 inch full HD AMOLED display.

Processor is another curtail in the device. According to reports, Apple likely to debut its next generation iPhone with A7 Quads core chip. The time will tell that Apple likely to go with the same chip or introduce A7 with its new iPhone while Note 3 is likely to be run on Samsung’s own Exynos 5 Octa processor with LTE.

The another fact could not be forgotten that casing also plays a vital role in a successful product. The device should look attractive to users and also reliable. Apple have introduced Aluminum and glass body in iPhone 5. But Apple, “once again” going towards the cheaper, plastic iPhone, which will not only reduce the cost of the product and also makes it lighter to other devices.

Recently we have got a hot report about the change in design of the Note 3 keeping in view of growing demanded from the Korean giant to make its product more elegant.

So the Samsung may go for aluminum material instead of using plastic material to get a classy-type of the thing on its devices. The Galaxy Note 3 could be the first device for having the classy style.

The operating system of the device should be fast and easy to use. That’s why Apple’s next generation iPhone will be coming with iOS 7 operating system, which will be much easier to use as we compare to iOS 6 which is still running in iPhone 5.

As the Galaxy Note 3 will be released after the launch of Google’s next version of Android operating system, which is 5.0, the device is likely to have the Key Lime Pie version of Android.

Most of the consumers like the devices due to its high resolution and clear camera quality. The iPhone 5S will be coming with 13 mega-pixel camera while the new Note 3 is expected to come with 13 Megapixel rear and 3 Megapixel front cameras.

In modern world of smartphone, users usually like wireless chargers. Apple is considering the demands of people might be introducing a wireless charger which will charge multiple devices at once.

In past,  Apple have introduced all iPhone in two basic colors but according to newly published reports and leaked images of parts of iPhone 5S indicates that the company finally decided to change the color of upcoming iPhone. On the other hand iPhone 5 is available in white and black colors.

Mostly the users prefer to have high storage capacity. iPhone 5S will be available in 16/32/64 and 128 GB storage capacity. On the other hand according to rumors Galaxy Note 3 has upgraded RAM up to 3 GB while its internal memory is up to 32 GB with microSD card expansion.

iPhone 5S likely to come in the October of this year, as rumors suggested.

Though there is no release date hint from an authentic source yet, but some report suggest that the device could be launched at IFA in Berlin to be held in August this year. So we could expect an October release of Galaxy Note 3.

The iPhone 5S 16 GB with contract is likely to start from $ 199 while a non contract device to cost somewhere around $ 599.

Just as the case of release date, we have no authentic clue about cost of the device, but some calculation led us to a unit price up to $800 or 550 Great Britain Pound.

So the above features describes the whole situation that Apple will be coming once again with a wow factor with a plan to regain its goodwill once again while Samsung likely to dominate once again with its upcoming device Samsung Galaxy Note 3.

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