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Apple iPhone 5s Microsoft Lumia 950 XL
Global Score
8.248.64
Basic Information
AppleMicrosoft
iOS 8.x, 7.xWindows 10 Mobile
2013-09-102015-10-06
4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 inches5.98 x 3.09 x 0.32 inches
3.95 ounces5.82 ounces
Black, Gold and GrayBlack and White
AluminiumPlastic
--Scratch-Resistant Glass
$ 400.00 at Amazon$ 325.00 at Amazon
Display / Screen
4 inches5.7 inches
640 x 1136 pixels 1440 x 2560 pixels (Quad HD / 2K)
IPS LCDAMOLED
326 pixels per inch515 pixels per inch
500 cd/m2 brightness--
Capacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
7.88.2
Performance
Apple A7 chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994 chipset
64-bit Cyclone ARMv8 (Dual-Core 1300 MHz) processorARM Cortex-A57 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit (Single-Core 2000 MHz) processor
1 GB (1600 MHz) RAM3 GB (1600 MHz) RAM
PowerVR G6430 (600 MHz) GPUAdreno 430 GPU
8.737.38
Storage
16 GB internal memory32 GB internal memory
No SD card slotmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC (up to 200 GB) external memory slot
2.54.86
Camera
8.00 MP + 1.20 MP20.00 MP + 5.00 MP
f/2.20 aperturef/1.90 aperture
29.00mm focal length26.00mm focal length
0.33 inches (1/3") sensor0.42 inches (1/2.4") sensor
1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD) video resolution3840 x 2160 (30 fps) (4K) video resolution
1280 x 720 (120 fps) (HD) slow motion video1280 x 720 (120 fps) (HD) slow motion video
7.818.69
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS, GSM and CDMALTE-A (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, EDGE, GPRS and GSM
Nano SIMNano SIM, Dual SIM
9.59.6
Battery Life
1570mAh Li-Ion Battery3340mAh Battery
Non-Removable BatteryRemovable Battery
--Wireless Charging
250 hours standby time
10 hours talk time
288 hours standby time
25 hours talk time
3.525.2
Other Features
Bluetooth 4.0Bluetooth 4.1
GPSGPS
--NFC
Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor
--FM Radio

Comparisson review

The Lumia 950 XL has an overall score of 8.64, which is a little bit better than iPhone 5s's 8.24 overall score. Lumia 950 XL is a way newer phone than the iPhone 5s, although it is way heavier and just a little bit thicker. Lumia 950 XL has Windows 10 Mobile operating system, while iPhone 5s has iOS 8.x operating system.

IPhone 5s counts with a faster processor than Microsoft Lumia 950 XL, because although it has a smaller amount of RAM, it also counts with an additional graphics co-processor, a larger number of cores (although they are slower) and a 64-bits processor. The Lumia 950 XL counts with a little more vivid display than Apple iPhone 5s, because it has a lot higher 2560 x 1440 resolution, a really larger screen and a way greater number of pixels per display inch.

The Lumia 950 XL has a superior storage capacity for applications and games than iPhone 5s, because it has 16 GB more internal memory capacity and a SD memory slot that admits up to 200 GB. Lumia 950 XL counts with a much better camera than iPhone 5s, because it has a larger aperture to capture better captures and videos in low light environments, a much higher 3840x2160 video definition, a way larger back camera sensor taking lot higher quality videos and pictures and a much better resolution camera.

Microsoft Lumia 950 XL has a superior battery duration than iPhone 5s, because it has a 113% bigger battery capacity.

The Microsoft Lumia 950 XL not only is the best devices of the ones we are comparing here, but it's also a bargain compared to others.