Google Nexus 5Samsung Galaxy Note 2
Top 65%19,443 points
Top 65%
Top 56%16,677 points
Top 56%
Screen size
Number of smartphones
lowmidhigh
Top 60%
563 smartphones
5.13" - 5.6"
NaN% of all smartphonesYes
No
screen size
resolution
total clock speed
battery power
4.95"
5.5"
Samsung Galaxy J Max
7"
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Google Nexus 5 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 2: 35 facts in comparison

1. battery power

25.81% more battery power.
2300mAh
Gionee M6 Plus: 6020mAh
3100mAh
4316
0

2. total clock speed

43.75% faster CPU clock speed.
4 x 2.3GHz
LeEco Le 2 Pro: 10 x 2.7GHz
4 x 1.6GHz
3507
0

3. pixel density

1.67x higher pixel density.
445ppi
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 806ppi
267ppi
2895
0

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.95"
Samsung Galaxy J Max: 7"
5.5"
2432
0

5. resolution

2.25x higher resolution.
1080 x 1920px
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 2560 x 3840px
720 x 1280px
1955
0

6. front camera megapixels

31.58% more megapixels (photo, front camera).
1.3MP
OnePlus 3T: 16MP
1.9MP
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.
Google Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 2
81% have it
1589
0

8. weight

53g lighter.
130g
Microsoft Nokia 105: 68.9g
183g
1336
0

9. 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.
Google Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 2
79% have it
1225
0

10. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Google Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 2
42% have it
1154
0

11. thickness

0.81mm thinner.
8.59mm
Coolpad Ivvi K1 Mini: 4.7mm
9.4mm
1150
0

12. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Google Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 2
17% have it
1053
0

13. has a radio

It works as an FM radio with included headsets
Google Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 2
63% have it
814
0

14. download speed

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

15. width

11.33mm narrower.
69.17mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
80.5mm
566
0

16. height

13.26mm shorter.
137.84mm
Microsoft Lumia 638: 66.7mm
151.1mm
498
0

17. 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 2
36% have it
376
0

18. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
28nm
Apple iPhone 6s 64GB: 14nm
32nm
352
0

19. GPU clock speed

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

20. 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
478
314
0

21. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
800MHz
Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (AT&T): 2873MHz
400MHz
279
0

22. has manual ISO

This allows to manually set the ISO level.
Google Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 2
32% have it
265
0

23. upload

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

24. volume

28.35% less body volume.
81.9cm³
Nokia Asha 200: 47.7cm³
114.3cm³
200
0

25. floating-point performance

Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.
0.1152TFLOPS
Gionee Elife S7: 0.81TFLOPS
0.02TFLOPS
179
0

26. 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 2
20% have it
160
0

27. pixel rate

The number of pixels that can be rendered to the screen every second.
3.6GPixel/s
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 7.2GPixel/s
0.5GPixel/s
114
0

28. 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
6.4GB/s
113
0

29. front-end width

The CPU can decode more instructions per clock (IPC), meaning that the CPU performs better
3
Apple iPhone 7 Plus: 6
2
110
0

30. OpenGL ES version

OpenGL ES is used for games on mobile devices such as smartphones. Newer versions support better graphics.
3
Gionee M6 Plus: 3.2
2
101
0

31. memory bandwidth

A higher memory bandwidth means the memory can be accessed faster and therefore data can be retrieved quicker, having a positive effect on the performance.
12.8GB/s
LG G5 (H840): 29.8GB/s
6.4GB/s
99
0

32. 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

33. bits executed at a time

NEON provides acceleration for media processing, such as listening to MP3s.
128
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 128
64
72
0

34. VFP version

Vector Floating-Point (VFP) is used by the processor to deliver increased performance in areas such as digital imaging.
4
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 4
3
64
0

35. 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 2
2% have it
52
0
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