72points

Essential PH-1

67points

OnePlus 5

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Essential PH-1 vs OnePlus 5

Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5
72
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67
points

Why is Essential PH-1 better than OnePlus 5?

  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a removable battery
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 3mm narrower
    71.1mmvs74.1mm
  • 12.7mm shorter
    141.5mmvs154.2mm
  • Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
  • Has manual exposure

Why is OnePlus 5 better than Essential PH-1?

  • 8.55% more battery power
    3300mAhvs3040mAh
  • 12.64% faster CPU speed
    8 x 2.45GHzvs4 x 2.45 & 4 x 1.9GHz
  • 4GB more RAM memory
    8GBvs4GB
  • 38.46% more megapixels (main camera)
    20MP & 16MPvs13 & 13MP
  • 2x more megapixels (front camera)
    16MPvs8MP
  • 32g lighter
    153gvs185g
  • 0.5mm thinner
    7.3mmvs7.8mm
  • 4x faster downloads
    600MBits/svs150MBits/s

Top specs and features

Design

1.Weather sealed
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

For example

Punkt. MP02

2.weight

185g

153g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

3.thickness

7.8mm

7.3mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

71.1mm

74.1mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.height

141.5mm

154.2mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

6.volume

78.47cm³

83.41cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

Display

1.resolution

1312 x 2560px

1080 x 1920px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

504ppi

401ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

4.screen size

5.71"

5.5"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

5. newer Gorilla Glass version

5

5

Best

Sony Xperia 1 Dual SIM

6

6.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

2.GPU clock speed

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.RAM speed

1688MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

1688MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Umidigi One Max

3200MHz

4.Has integrated graphics
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

5.CPU threads

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

6.Has out-of-order execution
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

Cameras

1.megapixels

13MP & 13MP

20MP & 16MP

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9

48 & 16 & 12MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

For example

Lenovo Z5 Pro 64GB

3.front camera megapixels

8MP

16MP

Best

Huawei Honor 10i

32MP

4.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G

2160 x 60fps

5.widest aperture

f/1.9 & f/1.9

f/2.6 & f/1.7

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.

Best

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB / 6GB RAM)

2.2 & 1.2f

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

3.number of microphones

2

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

4.Has a radio
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

For example

Lenovo Z5 Pro 64GB

5.Has dedicated media keys
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5

Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

For example

Blu Vivo One Plus (2019)

Battery

1.battery power

3040mAh

3300mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

ZTE Axon 10 Pro 5G

3.has a removable battery
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

4.Supports fast charging
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5

Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

5.has a battery level indicator
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

6.has a rechargeable battery
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5
2.Has offline voice recognition
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Supports Java
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5
4.Is free and open source
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5

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.

5.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5
6.Has sharing intents
Essential PH-1
OnePlus 5

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

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