Compare Apple iPhone SE vs Samsung Galaxy M30s

Apple iPhone SE
Samsung Galaxy M30s
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General Information
Released on
March, 2016
September, 2019
Brand
Apple
Samsung
Network
Bands
  • 2G
  • 3G
  • 4G
  • 2G
  • 3G
  • 4G
Body
SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM (Dual SIM)
Dimensions
  • Height: 123.8 mm
  • Width: 58.6 mm
  • Thickness: 7.6 mm
    Weight
    113 gm
    Body Features
    • Front body build with glass & aluminum
    • Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified)
    • Dual SIM, dual stand-by
    Display
    Type
    LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
    Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
    Size
    4.0 inches
    6.4 inches
    Screen Resolution
    640 x 1136 pixels
    1080 x 2400 pixels
    Touch Screen
    Yes
    Yes
    Display Features
    • ~60.8% screen-to-body ratio
    • ~326 ppi pixel density
    • 411 ppi density
    • One UI
    Camera
    Rear Camera
    12 Megapixel
    48 Megapixel
    Front Camera
    1.2 Megapixel
    16 Megapixel
    Camera Features
    • 12 Megapixel, f/2.2, 29mm with phase detection autofocus and dual-LED (dual tone) flash
    • 1/3" sensor size, 1.22 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 8 Megapixel image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR (photo/panorama)
    • 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 1080p@120fps, 720p@240fps Video
    • 1.2 Megapixel secondary camera, f/2.4, 31mm, 720p@30fps, face detection, HDR, FaceTime over Wi-Fi or Cellular
    • Triple 48 Megapixel (f/2.0 aperture, 0.8µm Pixel size, Wide Lens) + 8 Megapixel (f/2.2 aperture, Ultra-wide Lens) + 5 Megapixel (f/2.2 aperture, Depth sensor), Phase-detection autofocus
    • LED flash, panorama, HDR
    • 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps Video
    • 16 Megapixel Secondary Camera (f/2.0 aperture), HDR, 1080p@30fps
    Sound
    Loudspeaker
    Yes
    Yes
    Sound Features
    • Alert types: Vibration & proprietary ringtones
    • With 3.5mm Audio jack
    • 16-bit/44.1kHz Audio
    • Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
    • Alert types: Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
    • With 3.5mm Audio jack
    • Dolby Atmos sound
    • Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
    Memory
    RAM
    2 GB
    4/6 GB
    Internal Storage
    16/32/64/128 GB
    64/128 GB
    Card Slot
    microSD, up to 1 TB (dedicated slot)
    Platform
    Operating System
    iOS, version 9.3.2, upgradable to iOS 11.0.2
    Android, version 9.0 (Pie)
    Chipset
    • Apple A9
    • Exynos 9610
    CPU
    • Dual-core 1.84 GHz Twister
    • Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4x1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)
    GPU
    • PowerVR GT7600 (six-core graphics)
    • Mali-G72 MP3
    Connectivity
    Wireless LAN
    Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, hotspot
    Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
    Bluetooth
    4.2, A2DP, LE
    5.0, A2DP, LE
    GPS
    A-GPS, GLONASS
    A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
    NFC
    Yes (Apple Pay only)
    USB
    2.0, reversible connector
    2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
    Radio
    No
    Yes
    Battery
    Non-removable, 1624 mAh
    Non-removable, 6000 mAh
    Stand By
    Up to 240 h (2G) / Up to 240 h (3G)
    Talk Time
    Up to 14 h (3G)
    Music Play
    Up to 50 h
    Other Features
    Sensors
    • Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
    • Fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
    Messaging
    • iMessage, SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email
    • SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
    Browser
    • HTML5 (Safari)
    • HTML5
    Colors
    • Space Gray, Silver, Gold, Rose Gold
    • Opal Black, Sapphire Blue, Pearl White
    • Speed: HSPA, LTE-A Cat4 150/50 Mbps
    • GPRS: Yes
    • EDGE: Yes
    • Siri natural language commands and dictation
    • iCloud cloud service
    • MP3/WAV/AAX+/AIFF/Apple Lossless player
    • MP4/H.264 player
    • Audio/video/photo editor
    • Document editor
    • Speed: HSPA, LTE-A
    • GPRS
    • EDGE
    • Fast battery charging 15W
    • FLAC, APE, AAC, MKA player
    • MP4, 3GP, MOV, MKV player
    • Image Format: JPEG, PNG, GIF, BMP
    • Photo editor
    • Video editor
    • Document viewer
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    Comparison Summary

    Apple iPhone SE phone was released in March, 2016 while Samsung Galaxy M30s phone was released in September, 2019.

    Display Features

    Apple iPhone SE features 4.0 inches display screen with LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors and resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels whereas Samsung Galaxy M30s features 6.4 inches display screen with Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors and resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels. Both phones also have full support to 2G, 3G, 4G network bands.

    Hardware and RAM

    Apple iPhone SE phone is equipped with Dual-core 1.84 GHz Twister CPU and PowerVR GT7600 (six-core graphics) GPU powered by Apple A9 chipset while Samsung Galaxy M30s phone is equipped with Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4x1.7 GHz Cortex-A53) CPU and Mali-G72 MP3 GPU powered by Exynos 9610 chipset.

    Apple iPhone SE phone has a RAM of 2 GB and has an internal storage of 16/32/64/128 GB. On the other hand Samsung Galaxy M30s phone has a RAM of 4/6 GB and has an internal storage of 64/128 GB with expandable card slot microSD, up to 1 TB (dedicated slot).

    Camera

    Apple iPhone SE has 12 megapixel rear camera with 1.2 megapixel front-facing camera while on the other hand Samsung Galaxy M30s has 48 megapixel rear camera with 16 megapixel front-facing camera to capture pictures.

    Battery and Other Features

    Apple iPhone SE mobile phone has a Non-removable battery with a capacity of 6000 mAh. The height, width and thickness of this phone measures around 123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm with a weight of 113 gm.