Features Key features of the Galaxy Core  vs Ace 3 

screen size

screen resolution

Galaxy Core
800 x 480
Galaxy Ace 3
800 x 480

memory

processor

Galaxy Core
Dual core
Galaxy Ace 3
Dual core

camera resolution

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Samsung Galaxy Core

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Supports FM radio Yes vs No Somewhat common; Listen to music and news from local radio stations
Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes vs No Somewhat common; Share your cellphone's data plan with other devices
Faster processor 1.2 GHz vs 1 GHz Around 20% faster processor; run computation-intensive applications, such as photo editing, faster
More battery capacity 1,800 mA·h vs 1,500 mA·h 20% more battery capacity
Bigger screen 4.3" vs 4" More than 5% bigger screen
Thinner 9 mm vs 10 mm More than 10% thinner
Back view of Samsung Galaxy Ace 3

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Supports NFC Yes vs No Somewhat common; Enables payment by phone and other wireless communications
Much better theoretical download speed 150 Mb/s vs 5.76 Mb/s More than 26x better theoretical download speed; enjoy lightning fast downloads on modern networks
Is 4G Yes vs No Somewhat common; Supports the fastest, most reliable networks
Slightly longer standby time (3G) 22,176 min vs 18,000 min Around 25% longer standby time (3G)

Reviews Word on the street

Galaxy Core  vs Ace 3 

8.0
7.0
Color accuracy of the display is high and generally we are pleased with the picture.
Galaxy Core

Specifications Full list of technical specs

screen

Galaxy Core  vs
Ace 3 
Size 4.3" 4"
Resolution 800 x 480 800 x 480
Touchscreen Capacitive Capacitive
Multitouch Yes Yes
PPI 216 ppi 233 ppi

hardware

Clock speed 1.2 GHz 1 GHz
Number of cores Dual core Dual core
RAM 1 GB 1 GB
Internal storage 8 GB 4 GB
Supported card formats
microSDXC
microSD
SDXC
microSDHC
SDHC
SD

photo & video

Camera 5 MP 5 MP
Resolution 5 MP 5 MP
Flash Yes Yes
Secondary camera 0.3 MP 0.3 MP
Video resolution 720 x 480 @ 30 fps 1280 x 720 @ 30 fps

cellular

Generation 3.5G 4G
Networks
LTE Cat3/4 Uplink (50 Mb/s)
LTE Cat3
HSUPA (5.76 Mb/s)
LTE Cat4 (150 Mb/s)
EDGE (0.38 Mb/s)
LTE (20 Mb/s)
Unknown (150 Mb/s)
HSPA (unspecified)
HSDPA+ (42.2 Mb/s)
UMTS (0.38 Mb/s)
GPRS (0.01 Mb/s)
GSM (0.01 Mb/s)

battery

Talk time (3G) 540 min 480 min
Standby time (3G) 18,000 min 22,176 min
Capacity 1,800 mA·h 1,500 mA·h

form factor

Galaxy Core  vs
Ace 3 
Weight 124 g 120 g
Thickness 9 mm 10 mm
Size 67.6 x 129.3 x 9 mm 62.7 x 121.2 x 10 mm

sensors

Has an assisted GPS Yes Yes

music

Supports FM radio Yes No

software

Operating system Android 4.1 Android 4.2.2
Multitasking Yes Yes
App store Android Market Android Market
Adobe flash support No No
App store size 850,000 apps 850,000 apps

connectivity

Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes No
Supports NFC No Yes
Bluetooth Bluetooth v3.0 Bluetooth v4.0
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