Samsung Galaxy S5Apple iPhone 5
Top 30%3,739 points
Top 30%
Top 59%2,206 points
Top 59%
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Apple iPhone 5
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Top specs and features

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Apple iPhone 5: 127 facts in comparison

1. battery power

1.94x more battery power.
2800mAh
Energizer Power Max P16K Pro: 16000mAh
1440mAh

2. total clock speed

3.85x faster CPU clock speed.
4 x 2.5GHz
Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB: 10 x 2.6GHz
2 x 1.3GHz

3. pixel density

32.52% higher pixel density.
432ppi
Sony Xperia H8541: 847ppi
326ppi

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5.1"
Samsung Galaxy J Max: 7"
4"

5. RAM

1GB more RAM memory.
2GB
Alcatel Pixi 4 (3.5): 512GB
1GB

6. megapixels

2x more megapixels (main camera).
16MP
Huawei Mate RS Porsche Design: 40 & 20 & 8MP
8MP

7. resolution

2.85x higher resolution.
1080 x 1920px
Sony Xperia H8541: 2160 x 4320px
640 x 1136px

8. front camera megapixels

1.67x more megapixels (front camera).
2MP
Wiko View2 Pro: 16 & 16MP
1.2MP

9. 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.
Samsung Galaxy S5
Apple iPhone 5
85% have it

10. has branded damage resistant glass

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
Samsung Galaxy S5
Apple iPhone 5
39% have it

11. weight

33g lighter.
145g
Garmin Vivosmart 3 (large): 21.5g
112g

12. 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.
Samsung Galaxy S5
Apple iPhone 5
78% have it

13. thickness

0.5mm thinner.
8.1mm
Asus Zenfone AR 64GB: 4.6mm
7.6mm

14. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Samsung Galaxy S5
Apple iPhone 5
39% have it

16. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Samsung Galaxy S5
Apple iPhone 5
87% have it

17. download speed

1.5x faster downloads.
150MBits/s
Panasonic Eluga Ray 700: 1500MBits/s
100MBits/s

18. has a radio

It works as an FM radio with included headsets
Samsung Galaxy S5
Apple iPhone 5
67% have it

19. Supports 4K resolution

Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
Samsung Galaxy S5(Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19))
Apple iPhone 5
66% have it

20. wireless charging

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
Samsung Galaxy S5
Apple iPhone 5
6% have it

21. video recording

2x better video recording quality.
2160 x 30fps
Alcatel A30: 7220 x 30fps
1080 x 30fps

22. Is DLNA certified

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.
Samsung Galaxy S5
Apple iPhone 5
32% have it

23. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Samsung Galaxy S5
Apple iPhone 5
38% have it

24. has an IPS screen

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.
Samsung Galaxy S5
Apple iPhone 5
54% have it

25. width

13.9mm narrower.
72.5mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
58.6mm

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