Apple iPhone 5s vs Samsung Galaxy S5

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Display

Display size

4.0 inches
5.1 inches

Resolution

640 x 1136 pixels
1080 x 1920 pixels

Pixel density

326 ppi
432 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body

60.82 %
69.76 %

Features

Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Apple A7
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974-AC

Processor

Dual-core, 1300 MHz, Cyclone, 64-bit, 28 nm
Quad-core, 2500 MHz, Krait 400, 32-bit, 28 nm

GPU

PowerVR G6430
Adreno 330

RAM

1 GB
2 GB

Internal storage

64 GB, not expandable
32 GB

Storage expansion

 
microSDXC up to 128 GB

OS

iOS (12.x, 11.x, 10.x, 9.x, 8.x, 7.x)
Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4, 4.4.2), Samsung TouchWiz UI

Battery

Capacity

1570 mAh
2800 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

8 megapixels
16 megapixels

Features

Sapphire crystal lens cover, Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Back-illuminated sensor (BSI), Phase detection autofocus

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)

Features

Time-lapse video, Picture-taking during video recording, Digital image stabilization
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Continuous autofocus, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

1.2 megapixels
2.1 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 inches (123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm)
5.59 x 2.85 x 0.32 inches (142 x 72.5 x 8.1 mm)

Weight

3.95 oz (112 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (176 g)
5.11 oz (145 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (176 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Back: Plastic

Resistance

 
Water, Dust; IP 67

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (swipe)

Features

 
Touch sensitive control keys, Interchangeable covers, Notification light

Colors

Gold, Silver, Space gray
Black, Gold, Blue, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 8(900), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

LTE Cat 3 (100/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type

Nano SIM
Micro SIM

VoLTE

 
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
4.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band; Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Multiple antennas, MIMO, Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB

Lightning
microUSB, USB 3.0

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, OTG, Charging, Video out

HDMI

 
Yes

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Pedometer, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Gesture, Barometer, Step detector, Step counter

Other

UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop
NFC, ANT+, Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications

 
Haptic feedback, (MP3)

Other features

 
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Shopping information

In The Box

Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation
 
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