Apple iPhone 5SSamsung Galaxy S2
Top 46%13,773 points
Top 46%
Top 38%11,185 points
Top 38%
Screen size
Number of smartphones
lowmidhigh
Top 70%
360 smartphones
4.2" - 4.67"
NaN% of all smartphonesYes
No
screen size
resolution
total clock speed
battery power
4"
4.3"
Samsung Galaxy J Max
7"
Best

Apple iPhone 5S vs Samsung Galaxy S2: 32 facts in comparison

1. battery power

4.85% more battery power.
1570mAh
Gionee M6 Plus: 6020mAh
1650mAh
4316
0

2. total clock speed

8.33% faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 1.3GHz
LeEco Le 2 Pro: 10 x 2.7GHz
2 x 1.2GHz
3506
0

3. pixel density

49.54% higher pixel density.
326ppi
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 806ppi
218ppi
2895
0

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4"
Samsung Galaxy J Max: 7"
4.3"
2432
0

5. resolution

1.89x higher resolution.
640 x 1136px
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 2560 x 3840px
480 x 800px
1955
0

6. front camera megapixels

40% more megapixels (photo, front camera).
1.2MP
OnePlus 3T: 16MP
2MP
1781
0

7. has an external memory slot

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.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S2
81% have it
1589
0

8. weight

4g lighter.
112g
Microsoft Nokia 105: 68.9g
116g
1336
0

9. has branded damage resistant glass

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S2
43% have it
1293
0

10. every pixel has three subpixels

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.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S2
79% have it
1225
0

11. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S2
42% have it
1154
0

12. thickness

0.9mm thinner.
7.6mm
Coolpad Ivvi K1 Mini: 4.7mm
8.5mm
1150
0

13. internal storage

48GB more internal storage.
64GB
Huawei Mate 9 Pro: 256GB
16GB
909
0

14. has a radio

It works as an FM radio with included headsets
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S2
63% have it
814
0

15. can be charged via standard USB cable

It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S2
88% have it
808
0

16. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S2
90% have it
783
0

17. download speed

4.76x faster downloads.
100MBits/s
Samsung Galaxy Note 7: 600MBits/s
21MBits/s
742
0

18. Is DLNA certified

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.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S2
40% have it
700
0

19. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S2
41% have it
619
0

20. width

7.5mm narrower.
58.6mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
66.1mm
566
1

21. height

1.5mm shorter.
123.8mm
Microsoft Lumia 638: 66.7mm
125.3mm
498
1

22. Bluetooth version

1 newer Bluetooth version.
4
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa): 4.2
3
389
0

23. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3
Motorola Moto Z Force: 4
2
379
0

24. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
28nm
Apple iPhone 6s 64GB: 14nm
45nm
352
0

25. Is free and open source

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S2
84% have it
350
0

26. plays Adobe Flash

Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S2
17% have it
348
0

27. Allows app installs on the device's external storage

Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S2
86% have it
333
0

28. Supports widgets

You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S2
90% have it
327
0

29. Supports Java

Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S2
84% have it
310
0

30. upload

8.68x faster uploads.
50MBits/s
HTC One E9+ Dual SIM: 150.8MBits/s
5.76MBits/s
261
0

31. volume

21.62% less body volume.
55.1cm³
Nokia Asha 200: 47.7cm³
70.3cm³
200
0

32. Has AMOLED display

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S2
20% have it
160
0
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