49points

Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

92points

Samsung Galaxy S9

37points

ZTE Zmax 2

Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini vs Samsung Galaxy S9 vs ZTE Zmax 2

Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

Why is Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini better than Samsung Galaxy S9 & ZTE Zmax 2?

  • Weight
    120gvs163,170g
  • Has a removable battery
  • Width
    64.8mmvs68.7,76mm
  • Height
    131.1mmvs147.7,154mm
  • Has an ultra power save mode
  • Has out-of-order execution

Why is Samsung Galaxy S9 better than Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini & ZTE Zmax 2?

  • Thickness
    8.5mmvs9.1,9.4mm
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • Wireless charging
  • Has a dual-tone LED flash
  • Semiconductor size
    10nmvs28,28nm
  • Supports slow motion video recording
  • Has phase detection autofocus for photos
  • Supports ANT+

Why is ZTE Zmax 2 better than Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini & Samsung Galaxy S9?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

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

2.Weather sealed
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

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

3.weight

120g

163g

170g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

9.1mm

8.5mm

9.4mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

64.8mm

68.7mm

76mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

131.1mm

147.7mm

154mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

720 x 1280px

1440 x 2960px

1280 x 720px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.has branded damage resistant glass
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

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

3.screen size

4.5"

5.8"

5.5"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
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Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

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.

5.Has an AMOLED display
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

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

6.has an IPS screen
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.

For example

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

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Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

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

2.Has integrated graphics
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

3.Uses big.LITTLE technology
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

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.

4.Has out-of-order execution
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

5.Has AES
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

6.RAM

1.5GB

4GB

2GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

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Cameras

1.megapixels

8MP

12MP

8MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

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.

3.Has laser autofocus
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

A laser autofocus system quickly determines the depth of the subject you want to focus on, allowing you to take photos much faster.

For example

Huawei Mate 20 X

4.front camera megapixels

2.1MP

8MP

2MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

A dual-lens camera captures two images and overlays them. This technology creates sharper images, especially in low light conditions, and allows you to use effects such as softening the background.

For example

Vivo NEX 2

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

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

3.has a radio
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Panasonic Eluga X1

4.has dedicated media keys
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

2100mAh

3000mAh

3000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Has an ultra power save mode
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

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.

3.has a removable battery
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

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

4.wireless charging
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

5.Supports fast charging
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

6.has a battery level indicator
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
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Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2
2.Has offline voice recognition
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2
4.Supports Java
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2
5.Is free and open source
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

6.Has sharing intents
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S9
ZTE Zmax 2

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

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