Compare Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge vs Apple iPhone 3G: Price, Specs, Review

Difference between the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge 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 820 processor, which has 4 cores, 4 threads, an energy-efficient frequency of 1,6 GHz, a high-performance frequency of 2,2 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 S7 Edge Apple iPhone 3G
Model version(s) Samsung SM-G935A A1324
Release date Q1 2016 Q3 2018
Dimensions 5.94 x 2.86 x 0.30 in 4.55 x 2.44 x 0.48 in
Weight 5.54 oz 4.69 oz
Body Front & back glass,
aluminum frame
Aluminum body
Screen size, colours 5.5 inches, 16M colors 3.5 inches, 16M colors
Screen type Super AMOLED TFT
Resolution 1440 x 2560 pixels 320 x 480 pixels
Screen ratio 16:9 3:2
Density 534 ppi 165 ppi
Operating system Android 6.0 iOS
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 ARM 11
Lithography 14 nm 45 nm
Cores 4 1
Threads 4 1
High-performance cores 2x Kryo @2.15 GHz 1x ARM 11 @412 MHz
Energy-efficient cores 2x Kryo @1.6 GHz
GPU Adreno 530 PowerVR MBX
Memory 4 GB RAM 0.128 GB RAM
Storage 32 / 128 GB 8 / 16 GB
Memory card Up to 512 GB
Camera 12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm 2 MP
Video 2160p30,
Front camera 5 MP, f/1.7, 22mm No
Front video 1440p30 No
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi 802.11b/g
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE 2.0, A2DP
USB 2.0 2.0
Battery capacity 3,600 mAh 1,400 mAh
Battery type Non-removable Li-Ion Non-removable Li-Ion
Versatile use autonomy ~ 15 hours and 30 minutes ~ 8 hours and 30 minutes
Head SAR value (US) 1.15 W/kg 0.52 W/kg
Body SAR value (US) 1.59 W/kg 1.29 W/kg
DxOMark 89
AnTuTu 158,300
Geekbench 4 single core 1,365 135
Geekbench 4 multi-core 3,376 135
Rating 3.8 / 5 3.6 / 5
Number of reviews 3,339 177
Price $220 $45
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We can thus compare easily the technical specifications between these two smartphones. The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge smartphone has a bigger number of cores, the maximum frequency of the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is higher. The Apple iPhone 3G was released after.

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Performance comparison between the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge 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 S7 Edge  1,365
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 911%. In multi-core, the gap is 2401%.


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.