Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Samsung Galaxy Note4

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Display

Size

5.1 inches
5.7 inches

Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels,
432 PPI
2560 x 1440 pixels,
515 PPI

Technology

Super AMOLED
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body

69.76 %
74.39 %

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 4), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974-AC
Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 5433

Processor

Quad-core, 2500 MHz, Krait 400, 32-bit, 28 nm
Octa-core, 1900 MHz, ARM Cortex-A57 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 20 nm

GPU

Adreno 330
Mali-T760 MP6

RAM

2GB LPDDR3
3GB LPDDR3

Internal storage

32GB
32GB

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, 4.4), Samsung TouchWiz UI

Battery

Capacity

2800 mAh
3220 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, User replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable

Charging

 
Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

16 MP (BSI sensor, PDAF)
16 MP (OIS, Autofocus, BSI sensor)

Specifications

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

Video recording

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

Features

HDR, Continuous autofocus, EIS, Video calling, Video sharing
OIS, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

2.1 MP
3.7 MP

Design

Dimensions

5.59 x 2.85 x 0.32 inches (142 x 72.5 x 8.1 mm)
6.04 x 3.09 x 0.33 inches (153.5 x 78.6 x 8.5 mm)

Weight

5.11 oz (145 g)
the average is 6.4 oz (184 g)
6.21 oz (176 g)
the average is 6.4 oz (184 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic
Back: Plastic; Frame: Aluminum

Resistance

Water, Dust; IP 67
 

Biometrics

Fingerprint (swipe)
Fingerprint (swipe)

Features

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

Colors

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

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD)

UMTS

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

Data Speed

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 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

SIM type

Micro SIM
Micro SIM

VoLTE

Yes
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
4.1, EDR

Wi-Fi

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

USB

microUSB, USB 3.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

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

HDMI

Yes
Yes

Sensors

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

Other

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

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, (MP3)
 

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
 
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