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Galaxy S3 vs Galaxy S2 (In Depth) 35 Improvements

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cyprusx

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This is a complete list of all the upgrades that have been made to the Galaxy S3 over the S2, Software and Hardware (if i have missed something let me know)




http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w298fsmeyK0


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Galaxy S3















Hardware


0 Shutter Lag
64GB Microsd exFAT Support
Apt-X Codec Support ( Improved lossless Bluetooth audio)
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Audio Quality Improved (Wolfson DAC )
Backside illuminated sensor (improved camera quality)
Battery life Improved (2100 mAh, almost everything in this phone uses less power)
Barometer sensor
Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP, EDR
Bigger Screen (Better web browsing, Improved Multimedia experience with a larger screen)
Burst Shots (up to 20 pics)
C Pen support
Eye tracking technology (Smart Stay -no more going to sleep while reading a webpage)
Faster Mali-400 GPU
Front Camera HD video
GLONASS support (more accurate than stand alone GPS)
Gorilla Glass 2
HD screen
in-call sound equaliser (boost the quality of calls)
Internal Storage Improved 64GB
LED indicator
Louder Speakers (2x 2W Speaker)
NFC support (S beam- can transfer files up 300 Mbps)
S Pebble support (this will come in handy for gym junkies)
Quad Core -Exynos 4212 Quad (Benchmarks shows its the fastest Chipset ever and uses less power)
RGB sensor
Slimline back (no more ass sticking out)
Thinner Bezel
Video Quality improved (High Profile recording at 17 Mbps)
Wireless Charging Support
Wi-Fi Improved ( Broadcom BCM4334 )

Software

50GB Dropbox (free on-line storage)
Allshare cast – Allows you to mirror your screen onto a TV or monitor wirelessly -Need a dongle)
Direct call (don't need to press the "call" button any more)
Improved Social Network integration
Improved Voice Commands ( don't need to press any buttons, very use fall when driving, it also easily passes the Wood Chuck test) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=61I97JKORDE
Pop up Play (multi task while watching a video)
Smart Alert ( don't need to turn on your phone to see if u have missed calls or msgs, automatically vibrates when you pick it up to let you know)
Simultaneous HD video and image recording


38 Improvements :p


 
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where is the Thanks button ?

Hello i am new to this forum. but i like to say thanks to the OP my only problem is that i can't find the thanks button please help ?
 

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    This is a complete list of all the upgrades that have been made to the Galaxy S3 over the S2, Software and Hardware (if i have missed something let me know)




    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w298fsmeyK0


    Subscribe for more tech wars! ;P


    Galaxy S3















    Hardware


    0 Shutter Lag
    64GB Microsd exFAT Support
    Apt-X Codec Support ( Improved lossless Bluetooth audio)
    Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
    Audio Quality Improved (Wolfson DAC )
    Backside illuminated sensor (improved camera quality)
    Battery life Improved (2100 mAh, almost everything in this phone uses less power)
    Barometer sensor
    Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP, EDR
    Bigger Screen (Better web browsing, Improved Multimedia experience with a larger screen)
    Burst Shots (up to 20 pics)
    C Pen support
    Eye tracking technology (Smart Stay -no more going to sleep while reading a webpage)
    Faster Mali-400 GPU
    Front Camera HD video
    GLONASS support (more accurate than stand alone GPS)
    Gorilla Glass 2
    HD screen
    in-call sound equaliser (boost the quality of calls)
    Internal Storage Improved 64GB
    LED indicator
    Louder Speakers (2x 2W Speaker)
    NFC support (S beam- can transfer files up 300 Mbps)
    S Pebble support (this will come in handy for gym junkies)
    Quad Core -Exynos 4212 Quad (Benchmarks shows its the fastest Chipset ever and uses less power)
    RGB sensor
    Slimline back (no more ass sticking out)
    Thinner Bezel
    Video Quality improved (High Profile recording at 17 Mbps)
    Wireless Charging Support
    Wi-Fi Improved ( Broadcom BCM4334 )

    Software

    50GB Dropbox (free on-line storage)
    Allshare cast – Allows you to mirror your screen onto a TV or monitor wirelessly -Need a dongle)
    Direct call (don't need to press the "call" button any more)
    Improved Social Network integration
    Improved Voice Commands ( don't need to press any buttons, very use fall when driving, it also easily passes the Wood Chuck test) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=61I97JKORDE
    Pop up Play (multi task while watching a video)
    Smart Alert ( don't need to turn on your phone to see if u have missed calls or msgs, automatically vibrates when you pick it up to let you know)
    Simultaneous HD video and image recording


    38 Improvements :p


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    Actually to be frank, after seeing the images on 1st post the sgs3 looks more like a sexy phone whereas my good old sgs2 looks like a rectangle piece of box ;)
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    Very nice list..

    damn 8 thanks limit per day lol
    3
    "Is that your S3, or are you just happy to see me?"

    "I call it my S3, isn't it f*%king massive?" :D



    EDIT: Sent from my Galaxy Sausage & beans.
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    Excellent stuff indeed thanks for posting this.

    For the haters, piss off away with your negativity this phone rules.:cool: