LG Nexus 5 VS. Samsung Galaxy S5

                         

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LG Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy S5

Model Name

LG Nexus 5

Nexus 5, D820, D821

Samsung Galaxy S5

SM-G900F, SM-G900I, SM-G900M, SM-G900T, SM-G900W8, SM-G900H, SM-G900FD, SM-G900P, SM-G900A, SC-04F, SM-G9008W, SM-G900L, SM-G900FQ, SM-G900K, SM-G900S, SCL23

Network

LG Nexus 5

GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE

Samsung Galaxy S5

GSM / HSPA / LTE

Dimension

LG Nexus 5

137.9 x 69.2 x 8.6 mm (5.43 x 2.72 x 0.34 in)

Samsung Galaxy S5

142 x 72.5 x 8.1 mm (5.59 x 2.85 x 0.32 in)

Weight

LG Nexus 5

130 g (4.59 oz)

Samsung Galaxy S5

145 g (5.11 oz)

Build

LG Nexus 5

Plastic body

Samsung Galaxy S5

Plastic body

SIM

LG Nexus 5

Micro-SIM

Samsung Galaxy S5

Micro-SIM

Display Type

LG Nexus 5

True HD IPS+ capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Samsung Galaxy S5

Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Display Size

LG Nexus 5

4.95 inches, 67.5 cm2 (~70.8% screen-to-body ratio)

Samsung Galaxy S5

5.1 inches, 71.7 cm2 (~69.6% screen-to-body ratio)

Display Resolution

LG Nexus 5

1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~445 ppi density)

Samsung Galaxy S5

1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~432 ppi density)

Operating System

LG Nexus 5

Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich), upgradable to 6.0 (Marshmallow)

Samsung Galaxy S5

Android 4.4.2 (KitKat), upgradable to 6.0 (Marshmallow); TouchWiz UI

Chipset

LG Nexus 5

Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 800 (28 nm)

Samsung Galaxy S5

Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801 (28 nm)

CPU

LG Nexus 5

Quad-core 2.3 GHz Krait 400

Samsung Galaxy S5

Quad-core 2.5 GHz Krait 400

GPU

LG Nexus 5

Adreno 330

Samsung Galaxy S5

Adreno 330

Internal Storage

LG Nexus 5

16/32 GB, 2 GB RAM

Samsung Galaxy S5

16/32 GB, 2 GB RAM

SD Card

LG Nexus 5

No

Samsung Galaxy S5

microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)

Camera Front Specs

LG Nexus 5

LED flash, panorama, HDR

Samsung Galaxy S5

LED flash, panorama, HDR

Camera Back

LG Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy S5

2 MP, f/2.4, 22mm (wide)

Camera Back Specs

LG Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy S5

Dual video call

WIFI

LG Nexus 5

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot

Samsung Galaxy S5

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

Bluetooth

LG Nexus 5

4.0, A2DP

Samsung Galaxy S5

4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE, aptX

Radio

LG Nexus 5

No

Samsung Galaxy S5

No

Sensors

LG Nexus 5

Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer

Samsung Galaxy S5

Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, gesture, heart rate

Colors

LG Nexus 5

Black, White, Red

Samsung Galaxy S5

Charcoal Black, Copper Gold, Electric Blue, Shimmery White