Samsung Galaxy S23 vs iQOO 12 Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy S23

    Samsung Galaxy S23
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  • iQOO 12

    iQOO 12
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    Box Content

    Phone, Type C Cable, SIM Ejector Tool Phone, 120W Charger, Type C Cable, Case, SIM Ejector Tool

    Colors

    Colors
    Colors Phantom Black, Cream, Green, Lavender Legend, Alpha, Desert Red (Anniversary Edition)

    Launch Date

    Launch
    Launch February 01, 2023 December 12, 2023
    Availability
    Availability February 17, 2023 December 14, 2023
    Store
    Store Amazon, Flipkart, Samsung (website) Amazon, iQOO India (website)
    Origin Country
    Origin Country South Korea China
    Price
    Price INR 74,999 INR 52,999

    Display

    Type
    Type Dynamic AMOLED 2X, HDR10+, 1200 nits (HBM), 1750 nits (peak brightness), 120Hz 1.5K Full HD+ LTPO AMOLED, 1 billion colors, HDR10+, 1600 nits (HBM), 3000 nits (peak brightness), Wet Touch Technology, 144Hz
    Cover Type
    Unfolded Type
    Size
    Size 6.1 inches, 90.1 cm² 6.78 inches, 111 cm²
    Cover Size
    Unfolded Size
    Resolution
    Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 (425 ppi density) 1260 x 2800 pixels, 20:9 (453 ppi density)
    Cover Resolution
    Unfolded Resolution

    Processor

    Chipset
    Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 (4 nm) Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 (4 nm)
    CPU
    CPU Octa-core (1x3.36 GHz Cortex-X3 & 2x2.8 GHz Cortex-A715 & 2x2.8 GHz Cortex-A710 & 3x2.0 GHz Cortex-A510) Octa-core (1x3.3 GHz Cortex-X4 & 5x3.2 GHz Cortex-A720 & 2x2.3 GHz Cortex-A520)
    GPU
    GPU Adreno 740 Adreno 750
    OS
    OS Android 13, One UI 6 Android 14, FuntouchOS 14
    Software Updates
    Software Updates 4 years of OS update and 5 years of Security update 3 years of OS update and 4 years of Security update

    Body

    Dimensions
    Dimensions 146.3 x 70.9 x 7.6 mm 163.2 x 75.9 x 8.1 mm
    Folded Dimensions
    Unfolded Dimensions
    Weight
    Weight 168 grams 203.7 grams
    Front
    Front Glass Front (Gorilla Glass Victus 2) Glass Front
    Folded Front
    Unfolded Front
    Back
    Back Glass Back (Gorilla Glass Victus 2) Glass Back
    Side
    Side Aluminum Frame Aluminum Frame
    Ports
    Ports USB Type-C 3.2, OTG USB Type-C 2.0, OTG, IR Blaster
    IP Rating
    IP Rating IP68 (water and dust resistant), Advanced Drop and Scratch Resistant Aluminium Frame (advertised) IP64 (dust and splash resistant)
    Speaker
    Speaker Stereo Speakers (tuned by AKG) Stereo Speakers, Snapdragon Sound
    Build Quality

    Network

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

    Memory

    Card Slot
    Card Slot No No
    Internal
    Internal 128GB, 256GB, 512GB, UFS 3.1 (128GB), UFS 4.0 256GB, 512GB, 1TB, UFS 4.0
    RAM
    RAM 8GB 12GB, 16GB

    Main Camera

    Camera #1
    Camera #1 50 MP, f/1.8, 24mm (wide), 1µm, 1/1.56", dual pixel PDAF, OIS 50 MP, f/1.7, 23mm (wide), 1.2 µm, 1/1.3", Multi-directional PDAF, OIS
    Camera #2
    Camera #2 10 MP, f/2.4, 70mm (telephoto), 1µm, 1/3.94", PDAF, OIS, 3x optical zoom 64 MP, f/2.6, 70mm (periscope telephoto), 1/2.0", 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 50 MP, f/2.0, 15mm, 119˚ (ultrawide), Auto Focus
    Camera #4
    Features
    Features LED Flash, Auto-HDR, Panorama, Autofocus, Digital Zoom, Optical Zoom, Digital Image Stabilization Dual LED Flash, HDR, Panorama, Auto Focus, PDAF, Scene Mode
    Video
    Video 8K@24/30fps, 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, 1080p@960fps, HDR10+, gyro-EIS, stereo sound recording 8K@30fps, 4K@24/30/60FPS, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps, gyro-EIS

    Selfie Camera

    Front Camera
    Front Camera 12 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1.12µm, Dual Pixel PDAF 16 MP, f/2.5, Wide Aperture Lens
    Front Camera #2
    Features
    Features Autofocus, Dual Video Call, Auto-HDR, HDR10+ HDR
    Video
    Video 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30fps -
    Cover Camera
    Cover Features
    Cover Video

    Connectivity

    WLAN
    WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6e, Tri Band, Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6/7, Tri Band, Wi-Fi Direct
    Bluetooth
    Bluetooth 5.3, A2DP, LE 5.4, A2DP, LE, aptX HD, aptX Adaptive, aptX Lossless
    Positioning
    Positioning GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO GPS (L1+L5), GLONASS (G1), BDS (B1I+B1c+B2a), GALILEO (E1+E5a), QZSS (L1+L5)
    NFC
    NFC Yes Yes
    Radio
    Radio No No

    Battery

    Capacity
    Capacity Lithium Ion, 3900 mAh, Non-removable Lithium Polymer, 5000 mAh, non-removable
    Charging
    Charging 25W (wired), PD3.0, 15W (wireless, Qi/PMA), 4.5W (reverse wireless), 50% in 30 minutes (advertised) 120W (wired)

    Features

    Sensors
    Sensors Fingerprint (under display, ultrasonic), Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass, Barometer, Samsung DeX, Samsung Wireless DeX (desktop experience support), Gyroscope Optical Fingerprint Scanner (Under Display), Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass, Gyroscope, Ambient Light Sensor, Color Spectrometer

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