Google Nexus 5 vs Google Nexus 4

Top 22 Reasons for the

Google Nexus 5

Compared to Google Nexus 4

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1095
Marginally more battery power
2300 mAh
vs
2100 mAh
9.52% more battery power
anonymous
855
Significantly faster CPU clock speed
4 x 2.3 GHz
vs
4 x 1.5 GHz
1.53x faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
687
Plenty higher pixel density
445 ppi
vs
318 ppi
39.94% higher pixel density
anonymous
585
Considerably higher resolution
1920x1080 px
vs
1280x768 px
2.11x higher resolution
anonymous
485
A little bit bigger screen size
4.95 "
vs
4.7 "
5.32% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
273
Has built-in optical image stabilization
Yes
vs
No
Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect vibrations of the camera. The lens and / or sensor move in response, adjusting the optical path. This ensures that any motion is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
anonymous
243
Significantly faster downloads
100 MBits/s
vs
42 MBits/s
2.38x faster downloads
anonymous
188
Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Yes
vs
No
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
anonymous
98
A little thinner
8.59 mm
vs
9.1 mm
0.51 mm thinner
anonymous
90
A shade lighter
130 g
vs
139 g
9 g lighter
anonymous
89
Clearly faster uploads
50 MBits/s
vs
5.76 MBits/s
8.68x faster uploads
anonymous
62
Higher GeekBench result
867
vs
492
Higher GeekBench result. This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2014)
anonymous
49
Measurably higher memory bandwidth
12.8 GB/s
vs
8.5 GB/s
4.30 GB/s higher memory bandwidth. A higher memory bandwidth means the memory can be accessed faster and therefore data can be retrieved quicker, having a positive effect on the performance.
Lucas Genoud
28
Cheaper
Yes
vs
No
You paie less for the performance of a more expensive expensive device
José Muñoz
9
Have Google Experience
Yes
vs
No
Android 4.4 introduce the all-new google experience only in nexus 5
Jose Andrade
5
The Nexus 5 Is 300 dollars cheeper (unlocked)
Yes
vs
No
With the Money you saved you can buy a Nexus 7 ( 230 USD) , Logitech UE 4000 Headphones (50 USD) and have 30 dollars left
Akshay Singh Shekhawat
5
Bluetooth 3.0 With File Transfer Support
Yes
vs
No
You can Transfer Stuff easily from your phone or tablet to any other Device other than apple's shitty Airdrop service.
Lorenzo MW Gambino
4
Supports QI Charging
Yes
vs
No
This phone can charge wirelessly with any QI charging surface.
David Whovian
2
Less bloat software
Yes
vs
No
Run a smoother version of android
Adrian Ruiz Martínez
2
The Bestia experience with google apps
Yes
vs
No
The best experience with Google+,Hangouts,Chrome,Blogger,etc...
Adrian Ruiz Martínez
2
Best price
Yes
vs
No
Best price in the relation of Quality-Price
Silviu Dumitru
0
Customization, living
Yes
vs
No
On Android you have totally freedom.
Mazhar Ali Siddiquee
-4
Tell the difference
Yes
vs
No
Anna Maria Priolo
-5
Magnetic wireless charger
Yes
vs
No
The phone simply snaps into place and begins to charge.
Mrsun Patel
-5
Best feature with much lower cost
Yes
vs
No
Give lots of feature powerful device with much lower cost as compare Iphone5s.
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Google Nexus 5 is better than Google Nexus 4 because...

Yes
vs
No

Top Seven Reasons for the

Google Nexus 4

Compared to Google Nexus 5

anonymous
95
Has a BSI sensor
Yes
vs
No
A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
anonymous
43
Has manual ISO
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
Alexxa Cuellar
2
Has a built-in HDR mode plus geotag
Yes
vs
No
Add your GPS location to your phone plus you can turn it on or off , same goes for [url] swipe from the top when in your in camera mode and select setting
Сергей Воронин
1
Ubuntu touch support
Yes
vs
No
Nexus 4 is reference device for Canonical developers for delivering fresh builds of their mobile OS
Сергей Воронин
1
Sailfish OS support
Yes
vs
No
Jolla has released icy fresh build of theirs OS under nexus 4
Steven Haesen
-1
Google
Yes
vs
No
Good
Shivan Tee
-1
Much cheaper
Yes
vs
No
Remy Dovers
-1
Soft volume buttons
Yes
vs
No
Less abrasive than the ceramic upgrade on the Nexus 5
Aiden Richardson
-2
Has glass back
Yes
vs
No
A glass back looks nice
Sri Hari Vishal
-4
Its flash is better than iphone 5s's dual flash
Yes
vs
No
David Roberto
-9
Lasts for up to 30mins in 5ft of water
Yes
vs
No
Minimizes breakage caused by water damage
David Harabagiu
-13
It's a nexus
Yes
vs
No
Nuff said
Alexxa Cuellar
-15
Nice rubber back
Yes
vs
No
Shivan Tee
-23
Best camera app
Yes
vs
No
With cool panorama feature
Tal Peleg
-26
It's cheaper
Yes
vs
No
Because it's older
anonymous
-348
Somewhat narrower
68.7 mm
vs
69.17 mm
0.47 mm narrower
anonymous
-393
A little bit shorter
133.9 mm
vs
137.84 mm
3.94 mm shorter

Google Nexus 4 is better than Google Nexus 5 because...

Yes
vs
No

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