The Apple iPhone 5C was released in September 2013 and here we put it up against the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 which was released in August 2012.
The iPhone 5C sports a dual core processor at 1.3 GHz, A6 chip. It is an Arm v7 based processor code named Swift. It has a good GPU, PowerVR SGX 543MP3 - triple core graphics. It is available in five different colors and 16GB or 32GB models. It has a 4 inch screen and a resolution of 1136 by 640 pixels at 326 ppi. Amongst the other features it has an 8 megapixel camera with 1080HD video recording. In addition to which it also has HDR panorama and HDR photo.
Samsung Galaxy Note 2:
The Samsung Galaxy Note 2 on the other hand has a quad core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A9 processor. The GPU included is Mai-440MP. It is available in many different variants and many different colors too, across many different countries. It has a 5.5 inch screen with a resolution of 720 by 1280 pixels at 267 ppi. It too has an 8 megapixel camera with 1080HD video recording.
On the processor test, the iPhone performs better when only a single core is utilized however the Samsung having 4 cores performs better on the multi-core applications. The Samsung also fairs better on the 2D tests with 2D graphics performing better. However don’t go ahead and judge so fast because we have yet to test the other features like CPU, memory and 3D performance. As you may have guessed by now the iPhone 5C outperforms the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 in all of the other tests which include the CPU test, the Disk test and the memory test. Besides which it also outperforms on the 3D test. The overall performance of the iPhone 5C is better.