We're not in a hole. A lot of companies would like to be in our hole - Scott 'touch'n'feely' McNealy
APPLE AND SAMSUNG are two of the biggest rivals in the mobile technology industry.
Each firm has claimed their designs have been infringed by the other both inside and out, and have requested court orders in attempts to ban sales of the other's devices in various countries.
Regardless of what company announces which products, it seems that Samsung and Apple will forever be embroiled in patent battles.
Released last September, Apple's Iphone 4S has become the smartphone of choice for a large percentage of the mobile market, fending off competition from various Android devices including Samsung's previous flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S2.
Then in May Samsung launched its highly anticipated Galaxy S3, boasting bigger and better specifications than the Iphone 4S, as well as any other Android phone for that matter.
But will the Galaxy S3's bigger screen, thinner and lighter design and more powerful processor mean it is a strong enough contender to attract market share from Iphone 4S fanatics? Here we pit the two giants' flagship smartphones head-to-head to see which one is most worthy of your £500.
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