Comparing Apple iPhone 5S vs Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini

1. Apple iPhone 5S

28 Reasons why Apple iPhone 5S is better

Comparing Apple iPhone 5S vs Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini

1.Reasonably higher pixel density
326ppivs 256ppi (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
2.Vastly higher resolution
640 x 1,136pxvs 540 x 960px (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
3.Every pixel has three subpixels
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
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 8.94mm (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
5.Distinctly more internal storage
64GBvs 8GB (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
6.Direct updates by OS vendor
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
7.Sizably faster downloads
100MBits/svs 42MBits/s (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
8.Has an IPS screen
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
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.
9.Has a dual-LED flash
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
A dual-led flash has led lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.
58.6mmvs 61.3mm (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
123.8mmvs 124.6mm (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
12.Has a fingerprint scanner
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
13.Measurably more microphone(s)
3vs 2 (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
14.Has a BSI sensor
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
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.
15.Has a video light
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
16.Explicitly faster uploads
50MBits/svs 5.76MBits/s (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
17.Supports 64-bit
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
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.
18.Has AF tracking
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
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.
19.Way less body volume
55.1cm³vs 68.28cm³ (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
20.Has AirPlay
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
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.
21.Has a dedicated "silent mode" switch
A dedicated switch to toggle silent mode can be very useful, because you don't have to get the device out of your pocket to toggle it, and can always be sure that there will be no interruptions in meetings etc.
Apple A7
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
IOS 7.0
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini)
Apple iPhone 5S
Apple iPhone 5S specs
Apple iPhone 5S features
Apple iPhone 5S pros and cons
Apple iPhone 5S advantages
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2. Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini

30 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini is better

Comparing Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini vs Apple iPhone 5S

1.Clearly more battery power
1900mAhvs 1570mAh (Apple iPhone 5S)
2.Clearly faster CPU clock speed
2 x 1.7GHzvs 2 x 1.3GHz (Apple iPhone 5S)
3.Substantially bigger screen size
4.3"vs 4" (Apple iPhone 5S)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.Significantly more RAM memory
1.5GBvs 1GB (Apple iPhone 5S)
5.Notably more megapixels (photo, front camera)
1.9MPvs 1.2MP (Apple iPhone 5S)
6.Has an external memory slot
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
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.
107gvs 112g (Apple iPhone 5S)
8.Has branded damage resistant glass
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
9.Has a removable battery
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
10.Has a radio
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
11.Can be charged via standard USB cable
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
12.Has USB mass storage support
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
13.Is DLNA certified
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
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.
14.Has NFC
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
15.Has AMOLED display
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.
16.Super AMOLED display
Super AMOLED screen relatively more power efficient than the IPS, TFT and LCD screens
17.Has Gorilla Glass 2 display
Gorilla® Glass 2 with NDR enables improved damage resistance and toughness compared to former glass compositions.
18.Active fresh os
19.Micro SD expandable storage
Extends the life of a device when space begins to run low.
20.Comes with Android version < 4.4
The external SD card is fully usable without limitations in accessing by different apps.
21.Downloads speed is the same
Both Devices are 100 Mbit Down and 50 Mbit up
22.Pause function
You can pause when recording a video
Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17)
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini specs
Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini features
Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini pros and cons
Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini advantages
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