Samsung Galaxy S 4 vs. Samsung Galaxy Note II Dogfight Part 1

Aaron Baker
Writer from  Dallas, TX
| Published: April 26, 2013

What's better than a dogfight between Android enemies such as Samsung and HTC?  A dogfight battle between brethren.  Today, Aaron puts the Samsung Galaxy S 4 up against the Samsung Galaxy Note II.  Two of the best Android phones on the market, they bring different features that appeal to different demographics.  They're both available at the nationwide carriers in the United States.  Time for a breakdown!

Samsung Galaxy S 4 specs:

  • 1.9 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 600 CPU
  • 5-inch Super AMOLED HD (1080p) display
  • 13-megapixel camera with 1080p HD recording
  • 2 GB of RAM
  • 2,600 mAh removable battery
  • 4G LTE connectivity
  • Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean with TouchWiz

Samsung Galaxy Note II specs:

  • 1.6 GHz quad-core Exynos CPU
  • 5.5-inch Super AMOLED HD (720p) display
  • 8-megapixel camera with 1080p HD recording
  • 2 GB of RAM
  • 3,100 mAh removable battery
  • 4G LTE connectivity
  • Android 4.1 Jelly Bean with TouchWiz

The Note II's note taking abilities are second-to-none and the battery life is fantastic, but the awesome new software features, 1080p HD display, and processor boost in the Samsung Galaxy S 4 is equally great.  Which one will come out on top?  Part 1 of 2.