Comparing Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB vs Apple iPhone 5 32GB

1. Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB

55 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB is better

Comparing Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB vs Apple iPhone 5 32GB

1.Substantially more battery power
2600mAhvs 1440mAh (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
2.Explicitly faster CPU clock speed
4 x 1.9GHzvs 2 x 1.3GHz (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
3.Notably higher pixel density
441ppivs 326ppi (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
4.Appreciably bigger screen size
5"vs 4" (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5.Appreciably more megapixels (photo)
13MPvs 8MP (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
6.Significantly more RAM memory
2GBvs 1GB (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
7.Distinctly higher resolution
1,080 x 1,920pxvs 640 x 1,136px (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
8.Explicitly more megapixel (photo, front camera)
2MPvs 1.2MP (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
9.Has an external memory slot
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
10.Has branded damage resistant glass
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
11.Has a removable battery
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
12.Can be charged via standard USB cable
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
13.Has USB mass storage support
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
14.Wireless charging
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
15.Is DLNA certified
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
16.Has NFC
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
17.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
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.
18.Considerably wider aperture at minimum focal length
2.2vs 2.4 (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
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.
19.Supports ANT+
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
ANT+ is a wireless protocol similar to Bluetooth Smart, and is very power efficient. It is mainly used for fitness monitoring devices such as heart rate monitors and cadence sensors to connect to other devices, eg. sports watches, smartphones and cycling computers.
20.Notably smaller semiconductor size
28nmvs 32nm (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
21.Has manual exposure
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
This allows to manually set the exposure.
22.Has a serial shot mode
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
23.Sizably higher GeekBench result
752vs 708 (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2015)
24.Explicitly lower SAR for head (USA)
0.85W/kgvs 1.18W/kg (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at head level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
25.Noticeably higher memory bandwidth
12.8GB/svs 8.5GB/s (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
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.
26.Noticeably faster Internet browser (Browsermark 2.0)
2540vs 2416 (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
27.Noticeably faster maximum shutter speed
0.0001svs 0.0005s (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
28.Has AMOLED display
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.
29.Clearly longer exposure time
1svs 0.066s (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
When the camera shutter is open for a long time, more light is absorbed by the sensor. You can use this slow shutter speed to produce vivid night time photography, or capture the trajectory of moving objects such as motorway traffic.
30.Gorilla glass
gorilla glas make your screen safe
31.Has soft feather touch button for settings
32.Can use a Bluetooth Mouse with No additional hardware/cost
Having the freedom to control/navigate using a wireless(bluetooth) mouse while screen sharing on a TV or bigger display(or on the device itself) is a great advantage.
33.It's a new kids mode
for lollipop update
34.Has Air Gestures
35.User Friendly Device
This device is more Friendly than other Samsung devices
36.More Elegant
It feels good holding an S4 then the Nexus 6...
37.It has air gestures and air view
38.Slow/Fast motion recording
Can record slow and fast motion videos
39.Smart pause
automatic pause the video you watch when you not look at the screen
Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064AB
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5 32GB)
Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB
Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB specs
Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB features
Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB pros and cons
Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB advantages
Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB disadvantages

2. Apple iPhone 5 32GB

20 Reasons why Apple iPhone 5 32GB is better

Comparing Apple iPhone 5 32GB vs Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB

112gvs 130g (Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB)
2.Every pixel has three subpixels
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB)
The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
7.6mmvs 7.9mm (Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB)
4.Direct updates by OS vendor
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB)
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
5.Has a dedicated camera button
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB)
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
6.Has an IPS screen
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB)
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.
58.6mmvs 69.8mm (Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB)
123.8mmvs 136.6mm (Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB)
9.Distinctly more microphone(s)
3vs 2 (Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB)
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
10.Bigger pixel size
2µm²vs 1.3µm² (Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB)
Pixel size is the surface area of each pixel on the camera sensor. Larger pixels can absorb more light. This can result in better image quality and improved low-light performance.
11.Has AF tracking
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB)
With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
12.Notably lower SAR for body (USA)
1.18W/kgvs 1.55W/kg (Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB)
SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at hip level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
13.Clearly less body volume
55.1cm³vs 75.32cm³ (Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB)
14.Has AirPlay
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB)
AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.
15.Vastly less shutter lag
0.24svs 0.35s (Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB)
The amount of time it takes the camera to take a photo, without having to focus.
16.Significantly less startup delay
0.84svs 0.99s (Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB)
It takes less time for the camera to turn on and take a first picture.
Apple A6
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB)
IOS 7.0
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB)
Apple iPhone 5 32GB
Apple iPhone 5 32GB specs
Apple iPhone 5 32GB features
Apple iPhone 5 32GB pros and cons
Apple iPhone 5 32GB advantages
Apple iPhone 5 32GB disadvantages