HTC Sensation XL vs Samsung Galaxy S3 – Comparison

HTC Sensation XL was not able to stand in the crowd, there’s nothing wrong in the device. HTC Sensation XL is a large sized device and the performance is quite stable.

And on the other hand it’s the new Samsung Galaxy S3 which ready to take on the top competitors. Here we go on with the comparision between the Samsung Galaxy S3 with of HTC Sensation XL. Today, we will be comparing these two gadgets on the basis of Processor, Screen, Cameras, Connectivity, Battery life.

Features of HTC Sensation XL Vs Samsung Galaxy S3


HTC Sensation XL comes with a 4.7 inches LCD capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels along with 199ppi pixel density. The screen is Super AMOLED similar to Galaxy S3 with depth colors and crisp and clear text while reading mails on the web browser.

The gigantic 4.8 inch screen is the most striking feature of Samsung Galaxy S3 while the pixel density has been updated from 218ppi to 306ppi, with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. The screen uses Super AMOLED tech, to keep the viewing of display as wide as possible.

HTC Sensation XL vs Samsung Galaxy S3 – Comparison


Samsung Galaxy S3 officially becomes the first device to possess 1.4GHz quad core Exynos processor whereas the HTC Sensation XL possesses 1.5GHz Scorpion processor with Qualcomm MSM8255 chipset along with Adreno 205GPU.


HTC Sensation XL comes with 3264 x 2448 pixels resolution with 8MP camera including features like Auto focus and dual LED flashlight along with 1.3MP front camera. 720p HD video recording can be done using this phone.

Samsung Galaxy S3 is loaded with 8MP camera as primary and 1.9MP camera as secondary camera used for video call and video chat.

Operating System

HTC Sensation XL is pre installed with Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS but this can be upgraded to the latest Andriod 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS.

Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS is pre installed in Samsung Galaxy S3 which is the latest OS by Android.


HTC Sensation XL possesses 1600 mAh Lithium ion standard battery which gives 11.5 hours of talk time during 2G and 6.5 hours during 3G.

The Samsung Galaxy S3 packs a 2100 mAh battery. The presence of more powerful processor and a larger screen need larger battery.


HTC Sensation XL is the successor of the HTC Sensation XE smartphone which was a beautiful device which went unnoticed. Samsung Galaxy S3 is power packed device with all the latest features like NFC, Wi-Fi Direct, Android Beam and lot more makes the device pretty interesting.

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