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Samsung Galaxy S5 Active review: specs and price

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

Why is Samsung Galaxy S5 Active better than the average?

  • Battery power
    2800mAhvs2655.51mAh
  • CPU speed
    4 x 2.5GHzvs6.47GHz
  • Pixel density
    432ppivs323.75ppi
  • Screen size
    5.1"vs5.07"
  • Megapixels
    16MPvs11.67MP
  • Resolution
    1080 x 1920pxvs1168124.25px
  • Thickness
    8.9mmvs8.96mm
  • Video recording (main camera)
    2160 x 30fpsvs36185.05fps

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Design

1.weight

170g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

2.Is dustproof and water resistant
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

3.thickness

8.9mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

73.4mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.Weather sealed
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

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

6.height

145.2mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.pixel density

432ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

2.screen size

5.1"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

3.resolution

1080 x 1920px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

4.has branded damage resistant glass
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

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

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

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.

For example

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

6.Has an AMOLED display
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

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Performance

1.CPU speed

4 x 2.5GHz

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

10 x 2.6GHz

2.RAM

2GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

3.has an external memory slot
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

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.

4.internal storage

16GB

Best

Smartisan Nut R1

1024GB

5.semiconductor size

28nm

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7nm

6.Has integrated LTE
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

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

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Cameras

1.megapixels

16MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.front camera megapixels

2MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

3.has built-in optical image stabilization
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

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.

4.video recording (main camera)

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

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

5.has a BSI sensor
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

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.

6.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

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Audio

1.number of microphones

2

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

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

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

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Battery

1.battery power

2800mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

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

3.Has an ultra power save mode
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

The device can save battery by using just a black-and-white screen with a few basic icons. This means even with a small amount of battery, you can keep the device running for a long time.

4.has a rechargeable battery
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

5.has a battery level indicator
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.download speed

150MBits/s

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

1200MBits/s

2.has NFC
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

3.Is DLNA certified
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

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.

4.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

5.Bluetooth version

4

Best

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

5.1

6.The browser has word wrap
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.

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Miscellaneous

1.floating-point performance

0.15TFLOPS (Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC v3)

Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.

Best

Lenovo A6600

0.81TFLOPS

2.pixel rate

3.6GPixel/s (Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC v3)

The number of pixels that can be rendered to the screen every second.

Best

OnePlus 2

7.2GPixel/s

3.memory bandwidth

12.8GB/s

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.

Best

OnePlus 5T

29.8GB/s

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