Galaxy s3 vs iPhone 5: weight

Discussion in 'Alternatives to iOS and iOS Devices' started by Tech198, Sep 18, 2012.

  1. macrumors 603

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    One quick question, looking again at the weight: Samsung is 4.7 oz, where iPhone 5 is 3.97 oz... Yet the iPhone 5 is not ultra-thin, maintaining its same form

    Can somone tell me how Apple can do this ?

    As the phone would seem heavier than the Samung.... even though its lighter than the 4s.
     
  2. macrumors 65816

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    because the iPhone 5 is smaller than the S3...and the 4 and 4S were just plain heavy.
     
  3. macrumors 604

    cynics

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    Aluminum is lighter then glass, and the in cell screen is probably lighter too so its lighter then the 4 and 4S.

    The S3 is bigger so its heavier....
     
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