Compare Samsung Galaxy Fold vs Apple iPhone 3G: Price, Specs, Review

Difference between the Samsung Galaxy Fold smartphone and the Apple iPhone 3G mobile, with the technical details, but also the respective performances. The first phone is operating with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor, which has 8 cores, 8 threads, an energy-efficient frequency of 1,8 GHz, a high-performance frequency of 2,8 GHz. The second is working with the ARM 11 processor, with 1 cores, 1 threads, its initial frequency is 0,4 GHz, its maximum frequency is 0,4 GHz.


Smartphone Samsung Galaxy Fold Apple iPhone 3G
Model version(s) Samsung SM-F900F A1324
Release date Q2 2019 Q3 2018
Dimensions 6.51 x 4.75 x 0.55 in 4.55 x 2.44 x 0.48 in
Weight 4.69 oz
Body Back glass,
aluminum frame
Aluminum body
Screen size, colours 7.3 inches, 16M colors 3.5 inches, 16M colors
Screen type Dynamic AMOLED TFT
Resolution 1536 x 2152 pixels 320 x 480 pixels
Screen ratio 16:10 3:2
Density 414 ppi 165 ppi
Operating system Android 9.0 iOS
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 ARM 11
Lithography 7 nm FinFET 45 nm
Cores 8 1
Threads 8 1
High-performance cores 1x Cortex-A76 @2.84 GHz
3x Cortex-A76 @2.42 GHz
1x ARM 11 @412 MHz
Energy-efficient cores 4x Cortex-A55 @1.8 GHz
GPU Adreno 640 PowerVR MBX
Memory 12 GB RAM 0.128 GB RAM
Storage 512 GB 8 / 16 GB
Memory card
Camera 12 MP, f/1.5-2.4, 26mm
12 MP, f/2.4, 52mm
16 MP, f/2.2, 12mm
2 MP
Video 2160p30/60 No
Front camera 10 MP, f/2.2
8 MP, f/1.9
Front video 1080p30 No
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi 802.11b/g
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE 2.0, A2DP
USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 2.0
Battery capacity 4,380 mAh 1,400 mAh
Battery type Non-removable Li-Po Non-removable Li-Ion
Versatile use autonomy ~ 8 hours and 30 minutes
Head SAR value (US) 0.52 W/kg
Body SAR value (US) 1.29 W/kg
DxOMark 109
AnTuTu 379,000
Geekbench 4 single core 3,400 135
Geekbench 4 multi-core 9,474 135
Rating 3.6 / 5
Number of reviews 177
Price $1,980 $45
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We can thus compare easily the technical specifications between these two smartphones. The Samsung Galaxy Fold smartphone has a bigger number of cores, the maximum frequency of the Samsung Galaxy Fold is higher. The Samsung Galaxy Fold has a more recent release date.

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Performance comparison between the Samsung Galaxy Fold phone and the Apple iPhone 3G. For this purpose, we are looking at the respective scores on AnTuTu and Geekbench 4.

Geekbench 4:

Processor Geekbench 4 – Multi-core & single core score – Android 64-bit & iOS 64-bit
Samsung Galaxy Fold  3,400
Apple iPhone 3G  135

This graph shows us the difference in power between these two phones. For each value, it is an average based on 250 data generated in the benchmark platform.

On the single-core side, there is thus a difference of 2419%. In multi-core, the gap is 6918%.


Unfortunately, we can not yet display the comparison chart for the results on AnTuTu, because we lack data for at least one of these processors. Please, come back in a few days.