iPhone 12 vs Samsung Galaxy S23 Comparison

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    Samsung Galaxy S23
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    Box Content

    Phone, Lightning Cable, SIM Ejector Tool Phone, Type C Cable, SIM Ejector Tool

    Colors

    Colors
    Colors Black, Blue, Green, White, Purple, Product (Red) Phantom Black, Cream, Green, Lavender

    Launch Date

    Launch
    Launch October 14, 2020 February 01, 2023
    Availability
    Availability October 30, 2020 February 17, 2023
    Store
    Store Amazon, Flipkart, Apple India (website) Amazon, Flipkart, Samsung (website)
    Origin Country
    Origin Country United States of America South Korea
    Price
    Price INR 79,900 INR 74,999

    Display

    Type
    Type Full HD+ Super Retina XDR OLED, HDR10, Dolby Vision, 1200 nits (peak brightness), 60Hz Dynamic AMOLED 2X, HDR10+, 1200 nits (HBM), 1750 nits (peak brightness), 120Hz
    Cover Type
    Unfolded Type
    Size
    Size 6.1 inches, 90.2 cm² 6.1 inches, 90.1 cm²
    Cover Size
    Unfolded Size
    Resolution
    Resolution 1170 x 2532 pixels, 19.5:9 (460 ppi density) 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 (425 ppi density)
    Cover Resolution
    Unfolded Resolution

    Processor

    Chipset
    Chipset Apple A14 Bionic (5 nm) Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 (4 nm)
    CPU
    CPU Hexa-core (2x3.1 GHz Firestorm + 4x1.8 GHz Icestorm) Octa-core (1x3.36 GHz Cortex-X3 & 2x2.8 GHz Cortex-A715 & 2x2.8 GHz Cortex-A710 & 3x2.0 GHz Cortex-A510)
    GPU
    GPU Apple GPU (4-core graphics) Adreno 740
    OS
    OS iOS 14 Android 13, One UI 6
    Software Updates
    Software Updates 5 years of OS and Security update 4 years of OS update and 5 years of Security update

    Body

    Dimensions
    Dimensions 146.7 x 71.5 x 7.4 mm 146.3 x 70.9 x 7.6 mm
    Folded Dimensions
    Unfolded Dimensions
    Weight
    Weight 164 grams 168 grams
    Front
    Front Glass Front Glass Front (Gorilla Glass Victus 2)
    Folded Front
    Unfolded Front
    Back
    Back Glass Back Glass Back (Gorilla Glass Victus 2)
    Side
    Side Aluminum Frame Aluminum Frame
    Ports
    Ports USB 2.0 (lightning) USB Type-C 3.2, OTG
    IP Rating
    IP Rating IP68 (water and dust resistant) IP68 (water and dust resistant), Advanced Drop and Scratch Resistant Aluminium Frame (advertised)
    Speaker
    Speaker Stereo Speakers Stereo Speakers (tuned by AKG)
    Build Quality
    Build Quality Ceramic Shield Glass -

    Network

    SIM
    SIM Dual SIM (nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Nano-SIM and eSIM or Dual SIM (2 Nano-SIMs and eSIM, dual stand-by)
    Technology
    Technology GSM, CDMA, HSPA, EVDO, LTE, 5G CDMA, GSM, HSPA, EVDO, LTE, 5G
    2G Bands
    2G Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900, CDMA 800 / 1900 (6 bands) GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900, CDMA 800 / 1900 (6 bands) & TD-SCDMA
    3G Bands
    3G Bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100, CDMA2000 1xEV-DO (6 bands) HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100, CDMA2000 1xEV-DO (6 bands)
    4G Bands
    4G Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 30, 32, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48, 66 (27 bands) 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 32, 38, 39, 40, 41, 66 (22 bands)
    5G Bands
    5G Bands 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 12, 20, 25, 28, 38, 40, 41, 66, 77, 78, 79 Sub6 (17 bands) 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 12, 20, 25, 28, 38, 40, 41, 66, 75, 77, 78 SA/NSA/Sub6 (17 bands)
    Speed
    Speed HSPA, LTE-A, 5G, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps HSPA, LTE-A (Up to 7CA), 5G

    Memory

    Card Slot
    Card Slot No No
    Internal
    Internal 64GB, 128GB, 256GB, NVMe 128GB, 256GB, 512GB, UFS 3.1 (128GB), UFS 4.0
    RAM
    RAM 4GB 8GB

    Main Camera

    Camera #1
    Camera #1 12 MP, f/1.6, 26mm (wide), 1.4 µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS 50 MP, f/1.8, 24mm (wide), 1µm, 1/1.56", dual pixel PDAF, OIS
    Camera #2
    Camera #2 12 MP, f/2.4, 13mm, 120˚ (ultrawide), 1/3.6" 10 MP, f/2.4, 70mm (telephoto), 1µm, 1/3.94", PDAF, OIS, 3x optical zoom
    Camera #3
    Camera #3 - 12 MP, f/2.2, 13mm, 120˚ (ultrawide), 1.4µm, 1/2.55", Super Steady video
    Camera #4
    Features
    Features Dual-LED Dual-tone Flash, HDR (photo/panorama), Auto Focus, OIS, Face Detection, Night Mode, Continuous Shooting, Panorama LED Flash, Auto-HDR, Panorama, Autofocus, Digital Zoom, Optical Zoom, Digital Image Stabilization
    Video
    Video 4K@24/25/30/60fps, 1080p@25/30/60fps, 720p@30fps, HDR, Dolby Vision HDR (up to 30fps), stereo sound recording 8K@24/30fps, 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, 1080p@960fps, HDR10+, gyro-EIS, stereo sound recording

    Selfie Camera

    Front Camera
    Front Camera 12 MP, f/2.2, 23mm (wide), 1/3.6", SL 3D, (depth/biometrics sensor) 12 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1.12µm, Dual Pixel PDAF
    Front Camera #2
    Features
    Features HDR Autofocus, Dual Video Call, Auto-HDR, HDR10+
    Video
    Video 4K@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps, gyro-EIS 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30fps
    Cover Camera
    Cover Features
    Cover Video

    Connectivity

    WLAN
    WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, Dual Band, Hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6e, Tri Band, Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
    Bluetooth
    Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE 5.3, A2DP, LE
    Positioning
    Positioning GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
    NFC
    NFC Yes Yes
    Radio
    Radio No No

    Battery

    Capacity
    Capacity Lithium Ion, 2815 mAh, non-removable Lithium Ion, 3900 mAh, Non-removable
    Charging
    Charging 18W (wired), 15W (wireless; MagSafe), 7.5W (wireless; Qi), 15W (wireless; Qi2), 50% in 30 minutes (advertised) 25W (wired), PD3.0, 15W (wireless, Qi/PMA), 4.5W (reverse wireless), 50% in 30 minutes (advertised)

    Features

    Sensors
    Sensors Face ID, Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass, Gyroscope, Barometer, Ultra Wideband (UWB) Support Fingerprint (under display, ultrasonic), Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass, Barometer, Samsung DeX, Samsung Wireless DeX (desktop experience support), Gyroscope

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