PhoneRocket Review Our evaluation of S4 vs VIVO 4.3

Performance

Processing power and speed

Passmark

Graphics

3D and 2D graphics

AnTuTu 3D, GLBenchmark 2.5 and GLBenchmark 2.7

Battery Life

How long will the battery last

Talk time (3G), Standby time (3G) and Battery capacity

Reviews

How do our trusted review sites rank these products?

Reviews from phonearena.com, techradar.com, gsmarena.com, pocket-lint.com and 3 more

PhoneRocket Score

Performance, Graphics, Battery Life and Reviews

Winner
Samsung Galaxy S4 

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Benchmarks Real world tests of Galaxy S4 vs VIVO 4.3

passmark Processor performance including multiple cores

Galaxy S4
3,414
VIVO 4.3
1,267
Galaxy S4 VIVO 4.3 @ androidbenchmark.net
When we ran several benchmarks repeatedly over a 20 minute period, we noted that the Galaxy S4 throttled the CPU and Adreno 320 graphics chip and benchmark numbers dropped.
Galaxy S4 | by MobileTechReview (May, 2013)

Differences What are the advantages of each

Back view of Samsung Galaxy S4

Reasons to consider the
Samsung Galaxy S4

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Significantly more processing power 3,414 vs 1,267 Around 2.8x better passmark score
Much sharper screen 440 ppi vs 216 ppi More than 2x sharper PPI; enjoy photo-realistic, crisp images
Much higher resolution 1920 x 1080 vs 800 x 480 Around 5.5x higher resolution
Supports NFC Yes vs No Somewhat common; Enables payment by phone and other wireless communications
Much faster processor 1.9 GHz vs 1 GHz Around 90% faster processor; run computation-intensive applications, such as photo editing, faster
Is 4G Yes vs No Somewhat common; Supports the fastest, most reliable networks
Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes vs No Somewhat common; Share your cellphone's data plan with other devices
Significantly more battery capacity 2,600 mA·h vs 1,600 mA·h Around 65% more battery capacity
More cores Quad core vs Dual core Twice as many cores; each additional core lets your phone do more without visible UI slowdowns and jerkiness
Significantly longer talk time (3G) 1,020 min vs 559.8 min More than 80% longer talk time (3G); go days without charging
Significantly higher resolution front camera 13 MP vs 8 MP Around 65% higher resolution front camera; Video chat with other people
Bigger screen 5" vs 4.3" More than 15% bigger screen
Records higher def video 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps vs 1280 x 720 @ Unknown 67.5x higher def video
More RAM 2 GB vs 1 GB 2x more RAM; browse media-heavy webpages without slowing down
Thinner 7.9 mm vs 9.3 mm More than 15% thinner
Better theoretical download speed 20 Mb/s vs 7.2 Mb/s More than 2.8x better theoretical download speed; enjoy lightning fast downloads on modern networks
Front view of BLU VIVO 4.3

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Supports FM radio Yes vs No Somewhat common; Listen to music and news from local radio stations
Longer standby time (3G) 38,448 min vs 22,176 min Around 75% longer standby time (3G)
Lighter 120 g vs 130 g Around 10% lighter

Specifications Full list of technical specs

screen

Galaxy S4  vs
VIVO 4.3 
Type AMOLED AMOLED
Size 5" 4.3"
Resolution 1920 x 1080 800 x 480
Touchscreen Capacitive Capacitive
Multitouch Yes Yes
PPI 440 ppi 216 ppi

sensors

Has an assisted GPS Yes Yes

music

Supports FM radio No Yes

software

Operating system Android 4.4.2 Android 4.0
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 Yes No
Bluetooth Bluetooth v4.0 Bluetooth v3.0

form factor

Galaxy S4  vs
VIVO 4.3 
Weight 130 g 120 g
Thickness 7.9 mm 9.3 mm
Size 69.8 x 136.6 x 7.9 mm 66 x 128 x 9.3 mm

hardware

Clock speed 1.9 GHz 1 GHz
Number of cores Quad core Dual core
RAM 2 GB 1 GB
Supported card formats
microSD
SDHC
SD

photo & video

Camera 13 MP 8 MP
Resolution 13 MP 8 MP
Flash Yes Yes
Secondary camera 2 MP 1.3 MP
Video resolution 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps 1280 x 720 @ Unknown

cellular

Generation 4G 3.5G
Networks
LTE (20 Mb/s)
GPRS (0.01 Mb/s)
HSUPA (5.76 Mb/s)
UMTS (0.38 Mb/s)
EDGE (0.38 Mb/s)
Unknown (7.2 Mb/s)
HSDPA (7.2 Mb/s)
GSM (0.01 Mb/s)

battery

Talk time (3G) 1,020 min 559.8 min
Standby time (3G) 22,176 min 38,448 min
Capacity 2,600 mA·h 1,600 mA·h
Samsung Galaxy S4
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