Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

28 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini is better

than the average

120gvs 146g (the average)
vs 68.9g (best: Microsoft Nokia 105)
2.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.
3.Has a removable battery
Yesvs No (58% don't have it)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
9.1mmvs 9.3mm (the average)
vs 4.7mm (best: Coolpad Ivvi K1 Mini)
5.Is dustproof and water resistant
Yesvs No (91% don't have it)
Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
6.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.
7.Has NFC
Yesvs No (59% don't have it)
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
64.8mmvs 70.1mm (the average)
vs 42mm (best: Vertu Signature for Bentley)
9.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.
131.1mmvs 138.3mm (the average)
vs 66.7mm (best: Microsoft Lumia 638)
11.Weather sealed
Yesvs No (90% don't have it)
Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
12.Has a fingerprint scanner
Yesvs No (82% don't have it)
The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
13.Lots newer Bluetooth version
4vs 4 (the average)
vs 4.2 (best: Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa))
14.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.
15.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.
16.Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yesvs No (75% don't have it)
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
17.Amply 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.
18.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.
19.Has manual exposure
Yesvs No (76% don't have it)
This allows to manually set the exposure.
20.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.
21.Has a serial shot mode
Yesvs No (67% don't have it)
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
22.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.
23.Has manual ISO
Yesvs No (68% don't have it)
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
24.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.
25.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.
26.Slightly cheaper
Only about three-quarters in price.
27.Removable battery and cover
This means that you can always carry a spare battery around, and you can even change the colour of the phone!
Samsung Exynos 3470
Yesvs No (the average)
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