Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Samsung Galaxy J5

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Display

Display size

5.1 inches
5.0 inches

Resolution

1080 x 1920 pixels
720 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density

432 ppi
294 ppi

Technology

Super AMOLED
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

69.76 %
67.53 %

Features

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

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

16 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Back-illuminated sensor (BSI), Phase detection autofocus
Autofocus, CMOS image sensor

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 31 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.6"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F1.9

Flash

LED
LED

Video recording

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

Features

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Continuous autofocus, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

2.1 megapixels
5 megapixels

Features

 
Flash

Design

Dimensions

5.59 x 2.85 x 0.32 inches (142 x 72.5 x 8.1 mm)
5.59 x 2.83 x 0.31 inches (142.1 x 71.8 x 7.9 mm)

Weight

5.11 oz (145 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
5.15 oz (146 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic
 

Resistance

Water, Dust; IP 67
 

Biometrics

Fingerprint (swipe)
 

Features

Touch sensitive control keys, Interchangeable covers, Notification light
Touch sensitive control keys

Colors

Black, Gold, Blue, White
Black, Gold, White

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

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

Screen mirroring

MHL
Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation, Video recording
 

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974-AC
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 8916

Processor

Quad-core, 2500 MHz, Krait 400, 32-bit, 28 nm
Quad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit

GPU

Adreno 330
Adreno 306

RAM

2 GB
1.5 GB

Internal storage

32 GB
8 GB

Maximum User Storage

 
4.3 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB

OS

Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4, 4.4.2), Samsung TouchWiz UI
Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
4.1

Wi-Fi

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

USB

microUSB, USB 3.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device, USB OTG, USB charging, Video out
Mass storage device, USB charging

HDMI

Yes
 

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou

Sensors

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

Other

NFC, ANT+, Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, ANT+, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20
Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data

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

SIM type

Micro SIM
Micro SIM

VoLTE

Yes
 

Battery

Capacity

2800 mAh
2600 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, User replaceable
User replaceable

Talk time

21.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)
 

Stand-by time

16.2 days (390 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)
 

Talk time (3G)

21.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1362 min)
18.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1362 min)

Music playback

67.00 hours
62.00 hours

Video playback

13.00 hours
13.00 hours

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, (MP3)
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

 
Jun 30, 2015

 
FCC ID value: A3LSMJ500F link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

 
0.58 W/kg

Body

 
0.70 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

 
1.13 W/kg

Wireless Router

 
1.09 W/kg
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