OK, so the Galaxy S 4 Active can stand up to a quick dunk – but is it a better straight-up phone than the stock Galaxy S 4? The two may be close relatives, but they aren’t without their differences.
Between these two Galaxy Androids we can find a number of small differences when it comes to specs and capabilities, along with some more obvious revisions, like the GS4 Active’s modified design. Do those rivets on the back look as cool in real life as they have in the renders we’ve seen thus far? Will we dig the opportunity to be fiddling with a suite of physical Android buttons again, or are they just going to make the Active seem dated?
In order to form our opinions, we just had to get the GS4 and GS4 Active right next to each other for a proper comparison. Take a look to see what we found: