Apple iPhone 5SSamsung Galaxy S2
Top 53%13,921 points
Top 53%
Top 62%11,254 points
Top 62%
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363 smartphones
4.2" - 4.67"
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RAM
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Apple iPhone 5S vs Samsung Galaxy S2: 91 facts in comparison

1. battery power

4.85% more battery power.
1570mAh
Gionee M2017: 7000mAh
1650mAh
4394
0

2. total clock speed

8.33% faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 1.3GHz
Vernee Apollo Lite: 10 x 2.7GHz
2 x 1.2GHz
3571
0

3. pixel density

49.54% higher pixel density.
326ppi
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 806ppi
218ppi
2939
0

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4"
Samsung Galaxy J Max: 7"
4.3"
2478
0

5. megapixels

0% more megapixels.
8MP
Nokia 808 Pureview: 41MP
8MP
2174
0

6. RAM

0GB more RAM memory.
1GB
Asus Zenfone AR: 8GB
1GB
2129
0

7. resolution

1.89x higher resolution.
640 x 1136px
Sony Xperia XZ Premium: 2560 x 3840px
480 x 800px
1989
0

8. front camera megapixels

40% more megapixels (front camera).
1.2MP
Vivo V5 Plus: 20MP
2MP
1807
0

9. 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
1613
0

10. weight

4g lighter.
112g
Microsoft Nokia 105 Dual SIM: 68.9g
116g
1362
0

11. 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
42% have it
1311
0

12. 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
80% have it
1241
0

13. thickness

0.9mm thinner.
7.6mm
Asus Zenfone AR: 4.6mm
8.5mm
1178
0

14. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S2
41% have it
1166
0

15. internal storage

48GB more internal storage.
64GB
Huawei P10 Plus: 256GB
16GB
931
0

16. has a radio

It works as an FM radio with included headsets
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S2
63% have it
837
0

17. 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
91% have it
794
0

18. download speed

4.76x faster downloads.
100MBits/s
Sony Xperia XZ Premium: 1024MBits/s
21MBits/s
756
0

19. 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
39% have it
712
0

20. video recording

0% better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps
Allview X2 Soul Xtreme: 2176 x 60fps
1080 x 30fps
666
0

21. has an IPS screen

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.
Apple iPhone 5S
52% have it
647
0

22. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S2
41% have it
638
0

23. width

7.5mm narrower.
58.6mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
66.1mm
594
1

24. Has a dual-tone LED flash

A dual-tone LED flash has led lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better colour balance to photos and videos.
Apple iPhone 5S
23% have it
580
0

25. height

1.5mm shorter.
123.8mm
Motorola FlipOut: 67mm
125.3mm
522
1

26. Has a fingerprint scanner

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
Apple iPhone 5S
20% have it
434
0

27. Bluetooth version

1 newer Bluetooth version.
4
Xiaomi Redmi 4A 16GB: 4.2
3
401
0

28. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3
Huawei Mate 9 Pro: 4
2
391
0

29. has a BSI sensor

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.
Apple iPhone 5S
36% have it
385
0

30. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Apple iPhone 5S
25% have it
365
0

31. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
28nm
Apple iPhone SE 128GB: 14nm
45nm
360
0

32. Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics

Apple iPhone 5S(iOS 7.0)
64% have it
359
0

33. 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(Android 2.3.3–2.3.7 Gingerbread (API level 10))
84% have it
357
0

34. plays Adobe Flash

Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S2
16% have it
349
0

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

Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S2(Android 2.3.3–2.3.7 Gingerbread (API level 10))
86% have it
338
0

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