iPhone 5s vs Galaxy S4 vs HTC One vs Nokia Lumia 1020

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Apple has just announced the new iPhone 5s which adds a lot new features to the already popular handset. But how does it stack up against the competition? Here is a chart that will give you an idea of how the new iPhone 5s  looks with respect to the top brass in the mobile industry.


iPhone 5S vs. Galaxy S4 vs. HTC One vs. Lumia 1020


iPhone 5S Early 2
iPhone 5S

Samsung Galaxy S 4
Galaxy S4


Lumia 1020

Screen Size

4 inches

5 inches

4.7 inches

4.5 inches


1136 x 640

1920 x 1080

1920 x 1080

1280 x 768

Screen Type/ppi (pixels per inch)

LCD, 326 ppi

Super AMOLED, 441 ppi

S-LCD 3, 468 ppi

AMOLED, 334 ppi


3.9 oz

4.6 oz

5 oz

5.5 oz


A7 64-bit chip, M7 motion co-processor

Quad-core 1.9GHz Snapdragon 600 in the U.S. (8-core 1.8GHz Exnyos 5 Octa elsewhere)

Quad-core 1.7GHz Snapdragon 600

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 (Dual-core 1.5 GHz)


16GB, 32GB or 64GB, no card slot

16GB, 32GB or 64GB +microSD slot

32GB or 64GB, no card slot

32GB, no card slot


Apple Lightning




Operating System

iOS 7

Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)

Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)

Windows Phone 8

Battery (in milliamperes/hour)

1,434 mAh, LTE browsing time 10hrs

2,600 mAh

2,300 mAh

2,000 mAh


8MP, True Tone dual LED flash, burst mode 10fps, auto image stabilization, 720p HD video at 120fps slow-mo

13MP autofocus, LED flash & zero shutter lag

4MP (“ultrapixels”)

41MP, PureView, Xenon Flash


Wi-Fi 802.11n (2.4GHz and 5GHz), 2G, 3G, 4G LTE

Wi-Fi 802.11ac, 2G, 3G, 4G LTE

Wi-Fi 802.11ac, 2G, 3G, 4G LTE

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, 2G, 3G, 4G LTE

U.S. Price (with 2-year contract)

$199 for 16GB, $299 for 32GB, $399 for 64GB

$199.99 for 16GB, $299.99 for 32GB




Unlocked Price 

US $ 649 for 16GB ( US) / India Price Unknown

Rs 37,000 for 16 GB

Rs 40,500 for 32GB

 Rs. 50,000 Expected

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  • R@J

    buying an iphone is voluntarily giving our fingerprints to US government and third party companies to misuse them.

    • Ankit

      Key Point for Indian Security Point of view !

      • SAHIL

        would not agree to that since only the mathematical representation of our fingerprints is saved and thats also only on the A7 chip rather then any remote servers or even on I CLOUD…..probably this is the same reason that apple is reluctant to give access to thirty party developers for TOUCH ID …!!!

  • Rishi

    Something makes me think that this time Apple did not guessed their competition right !

  • Vishal Thakur

    Comparison is not exactly a thing between different platforms as is work and a structured differenly its like difference between a lappy and a desktop

  • mohit

    what does it mean in apple 1phone 5s that price with 2 year contract??

    • mohit

      sorry iphone 5s*

      • Manikanta

        Its for U.S.A

    • Kartik Saini

      There are many carriers in US like at&t , T-mobile,sprint etc(eg. vodafone in india) which offer many mobiles like s4 ,iphone,htc one etc at a cheaper rate but to buy those handsets you have to do a 1 or 2 year contract with them. Those cotracts include your data usage,local at&t free calls and such stuff costing for $55 to $200 per month depending on which plan you choose. These mobiles will be cdma version allowing only AT&T customers to use it.