Motorola Droid MaxxSamsung Galaxy S5
Top 53%15,651 points
Top 53%
Top 78%23,225 points
Top 78%
Screen size
Number of smartphones
lowmidhigh
Top 65%
795 smartphones
4.67" - 5.13"
NaN% of all smartphonesYes
No
screen size
resolution
total clock speed
battery power
megapixels
5"
5.1"
Samsung Galaxy J Max
7"
Best

Motorola Droid Maxx vs Samsung Galaxy S5: 33 facts in comparison

1. battery power

25% more battery power.
3500mAh
Gionee M6 Plus: 6020mAh
2800mAh
4316
0

2. total clock speed

66% faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 1.7GHz
LeEco Le 2 Pro: 10 x 2.7GHz
4 x 2.5GHz
3507
0

3. pixel density

31.94% higher pixel density.
294ppi
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 806ppi
432ppi
2895
0

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5"
Samsung Galaxy J Max: 7"
5.1"
2432
0

5. megapixels

37.5% more megapixels (photo).
10MP
Nokia Lumia 1020: 41MP
16MP
2141
0

6. resolution

55.56% higher resolution.
720 x 1280px
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 2560 x 3840px
1080 x 1920px
1955
0

7. weight

22g lighter.
167g
Microsoft Nokia 105: 68.9g
145g
1336
0

8. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Motorola Droid Maxx
Samsung Galaxy S5
42% have it
1154
1

9. thickness

0.4mm thinner.
8.5mm
Coolpad Ivvi K1 Mini: 4.7mm
8.1mm
1150
0

10. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
Motorola Droid Maxx
Samsung Galaxy S5
9% have it
997
1

11. download speed

71.87% faster downloads.
42.2MBits/s
Samsung Galaxy Note 7: 600MBits/s
150MBits/s
742
0

12. width

1.3mm narrower.
71.2mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
72.5mm
566
0

13. height

4.5mm shorter.
137.5mm
Microsoft Lumia 638: 66.7mm
142mm
498
0

14. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Motorola Droid Maxx
Samsung Galaxy S5
10% have it
443
0

15. Has integrated LTE

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.
Motorola Droid Maxx
Samsung Galaxy S5
38% have it
426
0

16. Has a fingerprint scanner

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
Motorola Droid Maxx
Samsung Galaxy S5
18% have it
414
0

17. has a BSI sensor

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.
Motorola Droid Maxx
Samsung Galaxy S5
36% have it
376
0

18. Has an ultra power save mode

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.
Motorola Droid Maxx
Samsung Galaxy S5
2% have it
375
0

19. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Motorola Droid Maxx
Samsung Galaxy S5
25% have it
359
0

20. Supports ANT+

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.
Motorola Droid Maxx
Samsung Galaxy S5
8% have it
334
0

21. has a video light

A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
Motorola Droid Maxx
Samsung Galaxy S5
21% have it
325
0

22. has manual exposure

This allows to manually set the exposure.
Motorola Droid Maxx
Samsung Galaxy S5
24% have it
311
0

23. Has a heart rate monitor

A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
Motorola Droid Maxx
Samsung Galaxy S5
2% have it
292
0

24. Supports slow motion video recording

Motorola Droid Maxx
Samsung Galaxy S5
15% have it
286
0

25. Faster photo autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting pictures

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper images.
Motorola Droid Maxx
Samsung Galaxy S5
12% have it
276
0

26. has a CMOS sensor

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.
Motorola Droid Maxx
Samsung Galaxy S5
46% have it
272
0

27. upload

88.48% faster uploads.
5.76MBits/s
HTC One E9+ Dual SIM: 150.8MBits/s
50MBits/s
261
0

28. Has integrated graphics

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
Motorola Droid Maxx
Samsung Galaxy S5
52% have it
186
0

29. Has dynamic frequency scaling

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.
Motorola Droid Maxx
Samsung Galaxy S5
55% have it
147
0

30. Has out-of-order execution

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.
Motorola Droid Maxx
Samsung Galaxy S5
53% have it
130
0

31. Has NX bit

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
Motorola Droid Maxx
Samsung Galaxy S5
55% have it
129
0

32. Has TrustZone

A technology integrated into the processor to secure the device for use with features such as mobile payments and streaming video using digital rights management (DRM).
Motorola Droid Maxx
Samsung Galaxy S5
55% have it
119
0

33. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
Motorola Droid Maxx
Samsung Galaxy S5
44% have it
114
0
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