Google Nexus 5Samsung Galaxy Note 3
Top 65%19,473 points
Top 65%
Top 73%21,892 points
Top 73%
Screen size
Number of smartphones
lowmidhigh
Top 55%
151 smartphones
5.6" - 6.07"
NaN% of all smartphonesYes
No
screen size
RAM
battery power
megapixels
4.95"
5.7"
Samsung Galaxy J Max
7"
Best

Google Nexus 5 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3: 32 facts in comparison

1. battery power

28.13% more battery power.
2300mAh
Gionee M6 Plus: 6020mAh
3200mAh
4319
0

2. pixel density

14.69% higher pixel density.
445ppi
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 806ppi
388ppi
2897
0

3. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.95"
Samsung Galaxy J Max: 7"
5.7"
2434
0

4. megapixels

38.46% more megapixels (photo).
8MP
Nokia Lumia 1020: 41MP
13MP
2142
0

5. RAM

1GB more RAM memory.
2GB
Huawei Mate 9 Pro: 6GB
3GB
2084
0

6. front camera megapixels

35% more megapixels (photo, front camera).
1.3MP
OnePlus 3T: 16MP
2MP
1784
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.
Google Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
81% have it
1589
0

8. weight

38g lighter.
130g
Microsoft Nokia 105: 68.9g
168g
1336
0

9. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Google Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
42% have it
1154
0

10. thickness

0.29mm thinner.
8.59mm
Coolpad Ivvi K1 Mini: 4.7mm
8.3mm
1152
0

11. video recording

50% better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps
Huawei Honor 8: 2176 x 120fps
2160 x 30fps
651
0

12. width

9.83mm narrower.
69.17mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
79mm
566
0

13. height

13.36mm shorter.
137.84mm
Microsoft Lumia 638: 66.7mm
151.2mm
498
0

14. widest aperture

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.
2.4
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge 32GB: 1.7
2.2
471
0

15. 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.
Google Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
36% have it
377
0

16. GPU clock speed

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.
450MHz
Huawei Mate 9 Pro: 900MHz
533MHz
343
0

17. Supports ANT+

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.
Google Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
8% have it
335
0

18. GeekBench result

This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2016)
867
Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (AT&T): 5478
933
314
0

19. Supports slow motion video recording

Google Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
15% have it
288
1

20. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
800MHz
Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (AT&T): 2873MHz
933MHz
279
0

21. has manual ISO

This allows to manually set the ISO level.
Google Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
32% have it
266
0

22. volume

17.27% less body volume.
81.9cm³
Nokia Asha 200: 47.7cm³
99cm³
200
0

23. Uses big.LITTLE technology

Using big.LITTLE technology, a chip can switch between two sets of processor cores in order to maximise performance and battery life. For example, when playing a game the more powerful cores will be used to increase performance, whereas checking email will use the less powerful cores to maximise battery life.
Google Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
14% have it
182
0

24. floating-point performance

Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.
0.1152TFLOPS
Gionee Elife S7: 0.81TFLOPS
0.102TFLOPS
179
0

25. 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.
Google Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
20% have it
160
0

26. DirectX version

DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
9.3
BQ Aquaris X5 Plus: 12
11
155
0

27. maximum memory bandwidth

This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.
12.8GB/s
Huawei Mate 9 Pro: 25.6GB/s
14.9GB/s
113
0

28. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
3200ISO
Sony Xperia Z3: 6400ISO
1000ISO
110
0

29. Uses HMP

Heterogeneous Multi-Processing (HMP) is a more advanced version of big.LITTLE technology. In this setup, a processor can utilise all cores at the same time, or just a single core for low-intensity tasks. This can provide powerful performance or increased battery life respectively.
Google Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
4% have it
110
1

30. OpenVG version

OpenVG is used to improve the rendering of 2D graphics on mobile devices, for example the user interface (UI) on a smartphone.
3
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 S-LTE: 3
1.1
98
0

31. browser speed (Browsermark 2.0)

4.85% faster Internet browser (Browsermark 2.0).
3137
Apple iPhone 6 Plus 128GB: 3451
3297
87
0

32. Has a stylus

A stylus is a pen-like accessory that allows you to interact with the touchscreen with greater precision, and is particularly useful for drawing and writing.
Google Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
2% have it
52
0
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