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Apple iPhone 5C vs Apple iPhone 5S
Top Three Reasons for the
Apple iPhone 5C
Compared to Apple iPhone 5S
Front camera has BSI sensor
A backside illuminated camera sensor is better at capturing images in low light. It is useful to have it on your front camera if you have video chats etc. in places without much light.
Smooth to hold
Shape and material of the back of the phone fits well in your hand
Apple iPhone 5C is better than Apple iPhone 5S because...
Top 27 Reasons for the
Apple iPhone 5S
Compared to Apple iPhone 5C
A tad more battery power
3.97% more battery power
20 g lighter
1.37 mm thinner
Explicitly more internal storage
32 GB more internal storage
Has a flash w/ dual-LEDs
Two LEDs are brighter than flashes with just one LED.
Wider aperture at minimum focal length
Wider aperture at minimum focal length. With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
Has manual exposure
This allows to manually set the exposure.
Measurably smaller semiconductor size
4 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
Higher GeekBench result
Higher GeekBench result. This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2014)
Has a fingerprint scanner
The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit applications.
Considerably faster Internet browser (Browsermark 2.0)
42.84% faster Internet browser (Browsermark 2.0)
A bit narrower
0.60 mm narrower
Pocketfriendly, easy to reach the screen corners
The spares are much cheaper
Not as wide
The 5s fits perfectly in my small hands. The 6 is so huge that I can't use it one handed anymore
Better fingerprint scanner
The 5S has a more reliable fingerprint scanner and is easier to use than the S5 Mini's swipe down scanner
A bit shorter
0.60 mm shorter
Less body volume
19.96% less body volume