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Apple iPhone 5S vs Apple iPhone 5C

Top 27 Reasons for the

Apple iPhone 5S

Compared to Apple iPhone 5C

anonymous
2416
Modestly more battery power
Comment
1570 mAh
vs
1510 mAh
3.97% more battery power
Alex Clark
3
Pocketfriendly, easy to reach the screen cornersnew
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
496
Lighter
Comment
112 g
vs
132 g
20 g lighter
anonymous
444
Thinner
Comment
7.6 mm
vs
8.97 mm
1.37 mm thinner
anonymous
415
Substantially more internal storage
Comment
64 GB
vs
32 GB
32 GB more internal storage
anonymous
269
Has a flash w/ dual-LEDs
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Two LEDs are brighter than flashes with just one LED.
anonymous
262
Wider aperture at minimum focal length
Comment
2.2
vs
2.4
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.
anonymous
174
Has manual exposure
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
anonymous
161
Substantially smaller semiconductor size
Comment
28 nm
vs
32 nm
4 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
anonymous
137
Higher GeekBench result
Comment
1347
vs
711
Higher GeekBench result. This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2014)
anonymous
131
Has a fingerprint scanner
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
anonymous
78
Supports 64-bit
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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.
anonymous
72
Considerably faster Internet browser (Browsermark 2.0)
Comment
3451
vs
2416
42.84% faster Internet browser (Browsermark 2.0)
anonymous
15
A tad narrower
Comment
58.6 mm
vs
59.2 mm
0.60 mm narrower
Panagiotis Argyrakis
3
Its more portable
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The mobile phones made to be portable 4inch screen a larger screen then i prefer a tablet
Auzan El-ghiffari Su'ud
2
Cheaper spares
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The spares are much cheaper
Tricia Ho
1
Not as wide
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The 5s fits perfectly in my small hands. The 6 is so huge that I can't use it one handed anymore
anonymous
-60
A tad shorter
Comment
123.8 mm
vs
124.4 mm
0.60 mm shorter
anonymous
-76
Less body volume
Comment
55.1 cm³
vs
66.1 cm³
19.96% less body volume
Apple A7
Yes
vs
No
Top 2 Reasons for Apple A7
anonymous
60
Noticeably wider front-end
Comment
6
vs
3
3 wider front-end. The CPU can decode more instructions per clock (IPC), meaning that the CPU performs better
anonymous
43
Significantly bigger L1 cache
Comment
256 KB
vs
64 KB
192 KB bigger L1 cache. A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
Imagination Technologies PowerVR G6430
Yes
vs
No
Top 4 Reasons for Imagination Technologies PowerVR G6430
anonymous
145
Significantly faster GPU clock speed
Comment
450 MHz
vs
266 MHz
184 MHz faster GPU clock speed. The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.
anonymous
58
Newer version of DirectX
Comment
10
vs
9
Newer version of DirectX. DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
anonymous
48
Newer version of OpenGL ES
Comment
3.1
vs
2
Newer version of OpenGL ES. OpenGL ES is used for games on mobile devices such as smartphones. Newer versions support better graphics.
anonymous
34
Newer version of OpenGL
Comment
4
vs
2
Newer version of OpenGL. OpenGL is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
Apple Cyclone
Yes
vs
No
Top 2 Reasons for Apple Cyclone
anonymous
45
Has AES
Comment
Yes
vs
No
AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.
anonymous
38
Substantially more bits executed at a time
Comment
128
vs
64
64 more bits executed at a time. NEON provides acceleration for media processing, such as listening to MP3s.

Apple iPhone 5S is better than Apple iPhone 5C because...

Yes
vs
No

Top Two Reasons for the

Apple iPhone 5C

Compared to Apple iPhone 5S

Florence Collins
12
Front camera has BSI sensor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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.
Naz D'Aboville
1
Smooth to hold
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Shape and material of the back of the phone fits well in your hand

Apple iPhone 5C is better than Apple iPhone 5S because...

Yes
vs
No

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