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Samsung Galaxy S5

16 GB Europe
SM-G901F
Samsung Galaxy S4 Samsung Galaxy S5
Global Score
8.38.37
Basic Information
SamsungSamsung
Android 4.4.2, 4.3, 4.2.2Android 4.4.2
2013-03-142014-06-23
5.38 x 2.75 x 0.31 inches5.59 x 2.85 x 0.32 inches
4.59 ounces5.11 ounces
Black, Blue, Red and WhiteBlack, Blue, Gold, Red and White
PolycarbonatePlastic
Scratch-Resistant GlassScratch-Resistant Glass
$ 205.00 at Amazon$ 165.00 at Amazon
Display / Screen
5 inches5.2 inches
1080 x 1920 pixels (Full HD)1440 x 1920 pixels
Super AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
441 pixels per inch424 pixels per inch
Capacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
7.97.9
Performance
Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 805 chipset
Krait 300 (Quad-Core 1900 MHz) processorKrait 450 (Quad-Core 2500 MHz) processor
2 GB (800 MHz) RAM2 GB (800 MHz) RAM
Adreno 320 (400 MHz) GPUAdreno 420 (500 MHz) GPU
8.198.64
Storage
32 GB internal memory16 GB internal memory
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC (up to 64 GB) external memory slotmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC (up to 128 GB) external memory slot
4.33.82
Camera
13.00 MP + 2.00 MP16.00 MP + 2.10 MP
f/2.20 aperturef/2.20 aperture
31.00mm focal length--
0.33 inches (1/3.06") sensor0.38 inches (1/2.6") 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 video
7.598.69
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS and GSMLTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS and GSM
Micro SIMSIM
9.48.8
Battery Life
2600mAh Li-Ion Battery2800mAh Li-Ion Battery
Removable BatteryRemovable Battery
Wireless Charging--
17 hours talk time--
4.484.24
Other Features
Bluetooth 4.0Bluetooth 4.0
GPSGPS
NFCNFC
Infra-red portInfra-red port
--Fingerprint ID Scanner
Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor

Comparisson review

The Samsung Galaxy S5 has a general score of 8.37, which is a bit better than the Samsung Galaxy S4's general score of 8.3. These phones include the same Android 4.4.2 OS, so both should provide the user all the same operating system features. Samsung Galaxy S5's construction is newer than Samsung Galaxy S4's, although it is just a bit thicker and heavier.

The Samsung Galaxy S4 and the Galaxy S5 count with similar displays, because although the Galaxy S5 has a quite lower screen density, it also counts with a bit higher 1920 x 1440px resolution and a little bit bigger screen. The Galaxy S4 has a quite bigger memory capacity for applications, games, photos and videos than Galaxy S5, because although it has a SD card slot that admits a maximum of 64 GB against 128 GB, it also counts with more internal memory.

Galaxy S5 has just a little better performance than Samsung Galaxy S4, and although they both have 2 GB of RAM memory and the same number of cores, the Galaxy S5 also has a much better 500 MHz graphics processor. The Galaxy S5 takes much better pictures and videos than Galaxy S4, and although they both have a F2.2 diafragm aperture, the Galaxy S5 also has a bigger back camera sensor taking better quality pictures and videos, a lot higher video quality and a better 16 mega pixels resolution back facing camera.

Samsung Galaxy S4 counts with just a bit longer battery duration than Samsung Galaxy S5, although it has just 2600mAh battery size.

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is not only the best phones of the ones in this comparisson, but it's also very cheap compared to the other phones.