Apple iPhone 7 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 5

                         

Bottom line: which one is better?

Bottom line: apple iphone 7 is better than samsung galaxy note 5.

This review covers note 5 vs iphone 7 and the latter is better because of; 40% more megapixels, 192gb more internal storage, LCD display, dustproof and waterproof capabilities. Besides, it has stereo speakers, is 33g lighter, 0.5mm thinner and has 3x faster downloads.

Apple iphone 7 vs samsung galaxy note 5: DESIGN

The following specs are important when comparing the design of iphone 7 vs note 5:

Height; iphone 7 has a height of 138.3mm while galaxy note 5 has 153.2mm.

Width; 67.1mm for iphone 7 and 76.1mm for galaxy note 5.

Weight; iphone 7 has 138g whilst galaxy note 5 has 171g.

Thickness; 7.1mm for iphone 7 and 7.6mm for galaxy note 5.

Only iphone 7 is weather sealed, dustproof and is water resistant.

Bottom line: iphone 7 is better in design.

Apple iphone 7 vs samsung galaxy note 5: DISPLAY

Pixel density; iphone 7 has 326ppi while galaxy note 5 has 518ppi.

Resolution; iphone 7 has 750 x 1334px while note 5 has 1440 x 2560px.

Screen size; iphone 7 has a screen size of 4.7” while note 5 has 5.7”

Only iphone 7 has LCD with three subpixels per pixels, an IPS screen and 3D touch.

Bottom line: iphone 7 is better in display.

Apple iphone 7 vs samsung galaxy note 5: PERFORMANCE

CPU threads; iphone 7 has 6 (Apple A10 Fusion) while note 5 has 8 (Samsung Exynos 7420)

RAM; iphone 7 has 2gb while galaxy note 5 has 4gb.

Only iphone 7 has an out of order execution and a higher semiconductor size.

Bottom line: iphone 7 is better.

Apple iphone 7 vs samsung galaxy note 5: CAMERAS

Megapixels; iphone 7 has 12mp while galaxy note 5 has 16mp.

Front camera megapixels; iphone 7 has 7mp while galaxy note 5 has 5mp.

Video recording; both phones have 2160 x 30fps.

Only iphone 7 has a dual tone LED flash and shoots RAW. However, both phones have built-in optical image stabilization, a flash, phase detection autofocus, BSI sensor and continuous autofocus.

Bottom line: iphone 7 is better in camera features.

Apple iphone 7 vs samsung galaxy note 5: AUDIO

Number of microphones; both phones have three.

Socket for a 3.5mm audio jack; only samsung galaxy note 5 has this feature.

Stereo speakers; only iphone 7 has this feature.

Bottom line: from the information above, both phones compete neck to neck in terms of audio experience but galaxy note 5 is better.  

Apple iphone 7 vs samsung galaxy note 5: BATTERY

Battery power; iphone 7 has a lower battery power of 1960mAh while note 5 has 3000mAh.

Ultra-power save mode; only samsung galaxy note 5 has this feature.

Wireless charging; only samsung galaxy note 5 has this feature.

Both phones have a battery level indicator, a rechargeable battery and an in-built battery.

Bottom line: samsung galaxy note 5 is better in battery features.

Apple iphone 7 vs samsung galaxy note 5: SPECIAL FEATURES

Only samsung galaxy note 5 has a multi-user system, offline voice recognition, java, word wrap and supports ANT+

Bottom line: samsung galaxy note 5 is better in special features.

Conclusion

Wrapping up, both phones have a great standing but in terms of performance and other features, iphone 7 is better.