Samsung Galaxy S4 versus HTC One

Samsung managed to control Android handsets on the market last year. The success was achieved thanks to the Samsung Galaxy S3 is selling well. So, what about his successor?Earlier this year, nearly every vendor's flagship Android handset launches flagship respectively.

Samsung Galaxy S4


GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE (market dependent) 4G Network LTE (market dependent)
Micro-SIM SIM Micro-SIM
2013, March Announced 2013, February
5.38 x 2.75 x 0.31 in Dimensions 5.41 x 2.69 x 0.37 in
130 g (4.59 oz) Weight 143 g (5.04 oz)
Super AMOLED, 16M colors DisplayType Super LCD3, 16M colors
1080 x 1920 pixels, 5.0 inches Size 1080 x 1920 pixels, 4.7 inches
Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 2
microSD, up to 64 GB MemoryCard No
16/32/64 GB storage, 2 GB RAM Internal 32/64 GB, 2 GB RAM
Yes GPRS  Yes
HSDPA:42.2Mbps HSUPA:5.76Mbps Speed  SPA+LTE,Cat3,50Mbps UL,100Mbps DL
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot, DLNA WLAN  Wi-Fi 802.11 a/ac/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot
Yes, v4.0 with A2DP, EDR, LE Bluetooth Yes, v4.0 with A2DP
Yes NFC  Yes (Market dependent)
Yes Infrared  Yes
Yes, microUSB v2.0 (MHL 2), USB On-the-go, USB Host USB  Yes, microUSB v2.0 (MHL)
13 MP, 4128 x 3096 pixels, autofocus, LED flash Camera   4 MP, 2688 x 1520 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
Yes, 1080p@30fps, dual-video rec. Video Yes, 1080p@30fps, HDR, stereo sound rec.
Yes, 2 MP,1080p@30fps, dual video call Secondary Yes, 2.1 MP, 1080p@30fps, HDR
Android OS, v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) OS Android OS, v4.1.2 upgradable to v4.2.2
Exynos 5 Octa 5410 Chipset Qualcomm APQ8064T Snapdragon 600
Quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A15 Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7 CPU Quad-core 1.7 GHz Krait 300
PowerVR SGX 544MP3 GPU Adreno 320
Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, temperature, humidity, gesture Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM, RSS Messaging SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email
HTML5 Browser HTML5
No Radio Stereo FM radio with RDS
Yes, with A-GPS support and GLONASS GPS Yes, with A-GPS support and GLONASS
Yes, via Java MIDP emulator Java Yes, via Java MIDP emulator
White Frost, Black Mist Colors Black, Silver, Red
Li-Ion 2600 mAh Battery Non-removable Li-Po 2300 mAh
(2G) / Up to 370 h (3G) Stand-by No official data
(2G) / Up to 17 h (3G) Talk time No official data
Up to 62 h Music play No official data
Wireless charging (market dependent)- Others App -SNS integration
S-Voice natural language commands and dictation-
-Voice memo/dial/commands
Smart stay, Smart pause, Smart scroll-
Air gestures-
Dropbox (50 GB storage)-
-Dropbox (25 GB storage)
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic-
-Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
TV-out (via MHL 2 A/V link)-
-TV-out (via MHL A/V link)
SNS integration-
MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264/H.263 player-
MP3/WAV/eAAC+/AC3/FLAC player-
-MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV/FLAC player
Image/video editor-
-Photo viewer/editor
Document viewer (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF)-
-Document viewer/editor
Google Search, Maps, Gmail, YouTube, Calendar, Google- Talk, Picas
-Google Search, Maps, Gmail,
YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk
Predictive text input (Swype)-
-Predictive text input

So, what about his successor?Earlier this year, nearly every vendor's flagship Android handset launches flagship respectively. Sony's Xperia Z, HTC with HTC, LG with the Optimus G and Samsung Galaxy S4. Taiwan handset made by vendor, HTC, Galaxy S4 and made vendor predicted South Korea will compete closely with each power features in it.Both handsets it was welcomed by the market in terms of sales. 

According to a survey conducted in 20 stores Sprint and AT & T in the area of ​​Los Angeles, United States, HTC has sold quite a lot.Good news about sales is certainly a breath of fresh air for Taiwanese vendors. However, it seems serious rival South Korea, Galaxy S4 able to record better sales of HTC's flagship phone wrapped in a premium design. Unfortunately it does not mention the sales figures. HTC already available in the U.S. market since 19 April and the new S4 Galaxy became available in the local local operator on April 27. 

Although marketed about eight (8) first day, HTC sales figures quickly be bypassed by Galaxy S4.In fact, as quoted of Phone Arena, Monday (05/06/2013), rumors from a reliable source at Sprint that there are some HTC devices were returned to the store.Refund is done because of the dead pixel issue on display and speakers are broken. 

However, the source said refunds HTC One is still in a very small amount.In Indonesia, the second flagship handset was also formally introduced. HTC introduced the first product on April 26, which followed the Samsung Galaxy S4 was introduced on May 2.Unfortunately, HTC introduced its flagship smartphone without mentioning the sales price and date of availability in the country.