Apple iphone 4s vs Apple iphone 5c

                         

Bottom line: which one is better?

Bottom line: apple iphone 5c is better than iphone 4s even though it costs a little bit more.

In this review on iphone 5c vs 4s, iphone 5c has an edge over 4s because of the following: 6.49% more battery power, 1.63x faster CPU speed, 14.29% bigger screen size, 0.5GB more RAM, 18.33% higher resolution and 4x more megapixels on the main camera. It is also 8g lighter and has 6.94x faster downloads.

Apple iphone 4s vs Apple iphone 5c: DESIGN

The following specs are useful in analyzing the design of iphone 4s vs 5c:

Height; apple iphone 4s has a height of 115.2mm while iphone 5c has 124.4mm.

Width; 58.6mm for iphone 4s and 59.2mm for iphone 5c.

Weight; iphone 4s weighs 140g while iphone 5c has 132g.

Thickness; 9.3mm for iphone 4s and 8.97mm for iphone 5c.

Bottom line: iphone 5c is better in design.

Apple iphone 4s vs Apple iphone 5c: DISPLAY

Based on this feature, we compare 5c vs 4s using these specs:

Pixel density; while iphone 4s has 330ppi, iphone 5c has 326ppi.

Resolution; iphone 4s has a lower resolution of 640 x 960px while iphone 5c has 640 x 1136px.

Screen size; iphone 4s has a 3.5” screen whereas iphone 5c has 4”

Both phones have an LCD with three subpixels per pixels and an IPS screen.

Apple iphone 4s vs Apple iphone 5c: PERFORMANCE

RAM speed; iphone 4s has 400MHz while iphone 5c has 533MHz.

GPU clock speed; iphone 4s has 200MHz while iphone 5c has 266MHz.

Both phones have integrated graphics.

Bottom line: iphone 5c is advanced in performance.

Apple iphone 4s vs Apple iphone 5c: CAMERAS

Megapixels; both have a back camera with 8mp.

Front camera megapixels; 0.3mp for iphone 4s while iphone 5c has 1.2mp.

Video recording; both have 1080 x 30fps.

Widest aperture; both have f/2.4.

Only iphone 5c has a continuous autofocus when recording movies.

Bottom line: iphone 5c leads in cameras between the two phones.

Apple iphone 4s vs Apple iphone 5c: AUDIO

Number of microphones; iphone 4s has two while iphone 5c has three.

Both phones have a socket for a 3.5mm audio jack and lack a radio and dedicated media keys.

Bottom line: iphone 5c has an advantage over iphone 4s since it has one more microphone.

Apple iphone 4s vs Apple iphone 5c: BATTERY

Battery power; while iphone 4s has 1418mAh, iphone 5c has 1510mAh.

Both phones have a rechargeable battery and a battery level indicator. However, they both lack a removable battery, wireless charging and fast charging.

Bottom line: iphone 5c has a higher battery power when compared to 4s.

Apple iphone 4s vs Apple iphone 5c: SPECIAL FEATURES

Only iphone 5c has a higher download speed of 100mbit/s, supports openGL ES 3.0 that offers improved game graphics and has a faster upload speed of 50mbit/s. It also supports more languages and has airplay provision.

Bottom line: iphone 5c is better in special features.

Conclusion

In summary, iphone 5c surpasses iphone 4s by a huge margin in the features evaluated above. The choice of which to buy, however, is left in your court.