Whenever a new mobile phone has just come out, itâ€™s customary to compare it with the current leader of the pack to see how it measures up. The hottest, latest smartphone right now is Appleâ€™s iPhone 5, while the reigning champ is Samsungâ€™s Galaxy S3. Which one of these is better? Letâ€™s find out how each one stacks up.
Design and construction
At first glance, this category seemed like a no-brainer: the iPhone 5â€™s stunning industrial design and craftsmanship has certainly no equal. However, the Galaxy S3â€™s slightly curved rear end feels better to the touch, compared to the iPhoneâ€™s stark corners. However, the case for the S3 goes downhill when you pore over its cheap-looking plastic body, versus the iPhone 5â€™s aluminum construction. [Read more…]