Compare Samsung Galaxy S10 vs Apple iPhone 3G: Price, Specs, Review

Difference between the Samsung Galaxy S10 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 S10 Apple iPhone 3G
Model version(s) Samsung SM-G973U A1324
Release date Q1 2019 Q3 2018
Dimensions 5.90 x 2.77 x 0.31 in 4.55 x 2.44 x 0.48 in
Weight 5.54 oz 4.69 oz
Body Back glass,
aluminum frame
Aluminum body
Screen size, colours 6.1 inches, 16M colors 3.5 inches, 16M colors
Screen type Dynamic AMOLED TFT
Resolution 1440 x 3040 pixels 320 x 480 pixels
Screen ratio 19:9 3:2
Density 550 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 8 GB RAM 0.128 GB RAM
Storage 128 / 512 GB 8 / 16 GB
Memory card Up to 512 GB
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,
Front camera 10 MP, f/1.9, 26mm No
Front video 2160p30,
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax Wi-Fi 802.11b/g
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE 2.0, A2DP
USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 2.0
Battery capacity 3,400 mAh 1,400 mAh
Battery type Non-removable Li-Ion Non-removable Li-Ion
Versatile use autonomy ~ 8 hours and 30 minutes
Head SAR value (US) 1.05 W/kg 0.52 W/kg
Body SAR value (US) 1.37 W/kg 1.29 W/kg
DxOMark 109
AnTuTu 371,000
Geekbench 4 single core 3,515 135
Geekbench 4 multi-core 11,094 135
Rating 4.1 / 5 3.6 / 5
Number of reviews 49 177
Price $900 $45
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We can thus compare easily the technical specifications between these two smartphones. The Samsung Galaxy S10 smartphone has a bigger number of cores, the maximum frequency of the Samsung Galaxy S10 is higher. The Samsung Galaxy S10 has a more recent release date.

Note: prices may change with time. They are not updated in real time. Shipping costs have not been integrated in the overall cost of the mobile devices.

Performance comparison between the Samsung Galaxy S10 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 S10  3,515
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 2504%. In multi-core, the gap is 8118%.


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.