Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A (SM-G901F)
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Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A (SM-G901F)

52 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A (SM-G901F) is better

than the average

1.More battery power
2800mAhvs 2392mAh (the average)
vs 6020mAh (best: Gionee M6 Plus)
2.Considerably faster CPU clock speed
4 x 2.7GHzvs 4.2 x 1.5GHz (the average)
vs 10 x 2.5GHz (best: LeEco Le 2 Pro)
3.Lots higher pixel density
432ppivs 317ppi (the average)
vs 806ppi (best: Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual)
4.A shade bigger screen size
5.1"vs 4.8" (the average)
vs 7" (best: Samsung Galaxy J Max)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5.Appreciably more megapixels (photo)
16MPvs 10MP (the average)
vs 41MP (best: Nokia Lumia 1020)
6.A shade more RAM memory
2GBvs 2GB (the average)
vs 6GB (best: ZTE Axon 7)
7.Appreciably higher resolution
1,920x1,080pxvs 792x1326px (the average)
vs 3,840x2,160px (best: Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual)
145gvs 146g (the average)
vs 68.9g (best: Microsoft Nokia 105)
9.Has branded damage resistant glass
Yesvs No (57% don't have it)
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
10.Has a removable battery
Yesvs No (58% don't have it)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
8.1mmvs 9.3mm (the average)
vs 4.7mm (best: Coolpad Ivvi K1 Mini)
12.Is dustproof and water resistant
Yesvs No (91% don't have it)
Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
13.A lot more internal storage
32GBvs 22GB (the average)
vs 256GB (best: Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe (ZS570KL))
14.Wireless charging
Yesvs No (92% don't have it)
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
15.Vastly faster downloads
300MBits/svs 111MBits/s (the average)
vs 600MBits/s (best: Samsung Galaxy Note 7)
16.Is DLNA certified
Yesvs No (60% don't have it)
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.
17.Explicitly better video recording quality
2,160 x 30fpsvs 1115 x 30.6fps (the average)
vs 1,080 x 120fps (best: Huawei Honor 8)
18.Has NFC
Yesvs No (59% don't have it)
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
19.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Yesvs No (72% don't have it)
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.
20.Weather sealed
Yesvs No (90% don't have it)
Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
21.Has a fingerprint scanner
Yesvs No (82% don't have it)
The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
22.Plenty newer Bluetooth version
4vs 4 (the average)
vs 4.2 (best: Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa))
23.Has an ultra power save mode
Yesvs No (98% don't have it)
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.
24.Clearly more microphone(s)
2vs 2 (the average)
vs 4 (best: Motorola Moto Z Force)
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
25.Has a BSI sensor
Yesvs No (65% don't have it)
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.
26.Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yesvs No (75% don't have it)
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
27.A lot smaller semiconductor size
28nmvs 30nm (the average)
vs 14nm (best: Apple iPhone 6s Plus 32GB)
A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
28.Supports ANT+
Yesvs No (92% don't have it)
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.
29.Has a video light
Yesvs No (78% don't have it)
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
30.Has manual exposure
Yesvs No (76% don't have it)
This allows to manually set the exposure.
31.Has a heart rate monitor
Yesvs No (97% don't have it)
A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
32.Has a serial shot mode
Yesvs No (67% don't have it)
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
33.Supports slow motion video recording
Yesvs No (85% don't have it)
34.Faster photo autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting pictures
Yesvs No (89% don't have it)
A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper images.
35.Has a CMOS sensor
Yesvs No (54% don't have it)
CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
36.Has manual ISO
Yesvs No (68% don't have it)
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
37.Substantially faster uploads
50MBits/svs 34MBits/s (the average)
vs 150.8MBits/s (best: HTC One E9+ Dual SIM)
38.A little bit less body volume
83cm³vs 88cm³ (the average)
vs 47.7cm³ (best: Nokia Asha 200)
39.Has manual white balance
Yesvs No (60% don't have it)
With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
40.Has AMOLED display
Yesvs No (80% don't have it)
AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.
41.Marginally higher memory bandwidth
12.8GB/svs 12.6GB/s (the average)
vs 29.8GB/s (best: LG G5 (H840))
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.
42.More fps on games
sice the nexus 6 has a 2k screen it has to render more pixels so therefore better fps and gfxbench shows almost 2x more
Qualcomm Snapdragon 805
Yesvs No (the average)
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