Samsung is tight-lipped about the release date and the features of the most anticipated Android smartphone, Galaxy S3. However, it is expected to run on the Android 4.0 operating system aka Ice Cream Sandwich. Samsung tasted huge success with Galaxy S2 and now Android fans are excited about the upcoming Galaxy S3. Speculations are rife that it would possess the TouchWiz 4.0 version User Interface with the Touch-sensitive controls.
On the other hand, home rival LG has unveiled its first quad-core device, which has been named LG Optimus 4X HD. It exhibits the gorgeous looking 4.7-inch True HD IPS display.
Check out the specs comparison between the two powerful Android smartphones.
According to rumors, Galaxy S3 is expected to come out with a Super AMOLED Plus capacitive touchscreen. The 4.6-inch smartphone could have a resolution of 1280x720 pixels with 319 ppi pixel density.
In comparison, LG Optimus 4X HD includes the HD-IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen. It is a 4.7-inch display with a resolution of 1280x720 pixels.
Galaxy S3 is rumored to have Exynos Chipset and 1.8 GigaHertz Dual-core CPU, which could ensure a blazing performance.
In comparison, LG Optimus 4X HD features the super fast Nvidia Tegra 3 chipset with 1.5 GigaHertz quad-core processor. The processing chip is best suitable for the graphics.
 Operating System
According to rumors, Galaxy S3 will debut with the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.
LG Optimus 4X HD includes the latest Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.
Galaxy S3 is rumored to pack a 12-megapixel primary camera with the amazing HD recording of 1080p. It would include useful features like autofocus, touch-focus, LED flash, geo-tagging and image stabilization. The users will also be able to enjoy the video chat with a secondary camera of 2-megapixel.
The gorgeous LG Optimus 4X HD packs a primary shooter of 8-megapixel and a secondary camera of 1.3-megapixel. It has autofocus and LED flash features.
The WLAN feature of the Galaxy S3 includes Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n with the Wi-fi hotspot. The speed comprises of HSDPA and HSUPA. The device is expected to come with the Near Field Communication (NFC) technology, which is an incredible feature to make the mobile payments.
LG Optimus 4X HD features the Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n with the Wi-Fi hotspot. The speed are HSDPA, 21 Mbps and HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps.
Rumors are widespread that Galaxy S3 could boast of 16GB/32GB internal storage with a 2GB RAM.
LG Optimus 4X HD consists of a 16GB internal storage with 1GB RAM.