Apple iPhone 13 vs Samsung Galaxy S23

Apple iPhone 13 comparison
Samsung Galaxy S23 comparison
General
Released
2021 September 14 2023 February 01
Initial OS
iOS 15 Android 13
Details
iOS 15
iOS 16.3
Android 13, One UI 5.1
Charger in the box
No No
Major update cycle
5 years 4 years
Security update cycle
7 years 5 years
NFC
Yes Yes
Body
Dimensions
146.7 x 71.5 x 7.7 146.3 x 70.9 x 7.6
Thickness
7.7 mm 7.6 mm
Weight
174 g 168 g
SIM
Single SIM Nano-SIM and/or eSIM or Dual SIM Nano-SIM, dual stand-by Nano-SIM and eSIM or Dual SIM 2 Nano-SIMs and eSIM, dual stand-by
Card Slot
No No
Waterproof
IP68 IP68
Colors
Starlight, Midnight, Blue, Pink, Red, Green Phantom Black, Cream, Green, Lavender
Details
Back from Gorilla Glass and aluminum frame Back from Gorilla Glass Victus 2 and aluminum frame
Display
Size
6.1 inches 6.1 inches
Protection
Ceramic Shield Glass Gorilla Glass Victus 2
Resolution
1170x2532 Pixels 1080x2340 Pixels
Type
Super Retina XDR OLED Dynamic AMOLED 2X
Brightness
1200 nits 1750 nits
Refresh rate
60 Hz 120 Hz
Screen to body ratio
86.00 % 88.1 %
Details
1170 x 2532 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio 460 ppi density 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio 422 ppi density
Wide color gamut, True-tone, HDR10, Dolby Vision Always-on display, HDR10+
Performance
Chipset V1
Apple A15 Bionic () Qualcomm SnapDragon 8 Gen 2 For Galaxy ()
Nanometers
5 nm 4 nm
GPU
Apple GPU 4-core graphics Adreno 740
CPU
Hexa-core 2x3.22 GHz Avalanche + 4... GHz Blizzard () Octa-core 1x3.36 GHz Cortex-X3 + 2x2.8 GHz Cortex-A715 + 2x2.8 GHz Cortex-A710 + 3x2.0 GHz Cortex-A510 ()
Internal Storage Type V1
NVMe UFS 3.1 (128GB)
Internal Storage Type V2
UFS 4.0 (256/512)
RAM/Storage
4GB/128GB 8GB/128GB (UFS 3.1)
RAM/Storage
4GB/256GB 8GB/256GB (UFS 4.0)
RAM/Storage
4GB/512GB 8GB/512GB (UFS4.0)
Battery
Capacity
3240 mAh 3900 mAh
Charging speed
23 W 25 W
Wireless charging
15 W 10 W
Misc
Non-removable 12.41 Wh Li-Ion
Charges from 1% to 50% in 30 min
USB Power Delivery 2.0
MagSafe wireless charging 15W
Qi magnetic fast wireless charging 7.5W
Non-removable Li-Ion
Charges from 1% to 50% in 30 min advertised
Wireless Qi/PMA 10W
Reverse Wireless 4.5W
PD3.0
Camera
Main
12 MP, f/1.6, 26mm wide, 1.7µm, dual pixel PDAF, sensor-shift OIS
12 MP, f/2.4, 120˚, 13mm ultrawide
50 MP, f/1.8, 24mm wide, 1/1.56", 1.0µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS
10 MP, f/2.4, 70mm telephoto, 1/3.94", 1.0µm, PDAF, 3x optical zoom
12 MP, f/2.2, 13mm, 120˚ ultrawide, 1/2.55" 1.4µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, Super Steady video
OIS
Yes Yes
Video
4K@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps, HDR, Dolby Vision HDR up to 60fps, stereo sound rec. 8K@24/30fps, 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, 720p@960fps, HDR10+, stereo sound rec, gyro-EIS
Features
Dual-LED, dual-tone flash, HDR photo/panorama LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama
Selfie
12 MP, f/2.2, 23mm wide, 1/3.6, SL 3D, depth/biometrics sensor 12 MP, f/2.2, 26mm wide, Dual Pixel PDAF
Selfie video
4K@24/25/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps, gyro-EIS 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30fps
Sound
Stereo
Yes Yes
3.5mm jack
No No
FM radio
No No
Quality
32-bit/384kHz, Tuned by AKG
Connectivity
GPS
A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS, QZSS GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
USB
Lightning, USB 2.0 USB Type-C 3.2, OTG
Sensors
Face ID, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer Ultrasonic fingerprint under display, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Bluetooth
5.0, A2DP, LE 5.3, A2DP, LE
WLAN
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6e, tri-band, Wi-Fi Direct
WiFi 6/7
WiFi 6 WiFi 6E
5G
Yes Yes
Infrared
No No