Motorola Nexus 6 VS. Samsung Galaxy S5

                         

Compare Mobile Phones

Motorola Nexus 6
Samsung Galaxy S5

Model Name

Motorola Nexus 6

Nexus 6, XT1103, XT1100

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

Motorola Nexus 6

GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE

Samsung Galaxy S5

GSM / HSPA / LTE

Dimension

Motorola Nexus 6

159.3 x 83 x 10.1 mm (6.27 x 3.27 x 0.40 in)

Samsung Galaxy S5

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

Weight

Motorola Nexus 6

184 g (6.49 oz)

Samsung Galaxy S5

145 g (5.11 oz)

Build

Motorola Nexus 6

Aluminum frame, plastic back

Samsung Galaxy S5

Plastic body

SIM

Motorola Nexus 6

Nano-SIM

Samsung Galaxy S5

Micro-SIM

Display Type

Motorola Nexus 6

AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Samsung Galaxy S5

Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Display Size

Motorola Nexus 6

5.96 inches, 97.9 cm2 (~74.1% screen-to-body ratio)

Samsung Galaxy S5

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

Display Resolution

Motorola Nexus 6

1440 x 2560 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~493 ppi density)

Samsung Galaxy S5

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

Operating System

Motorola Nexus 6

Android 5.0 (Lollipop), upgradable to 7.1.1 (Nougat)

Samsung Galaxy S5

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

Chipset

Motorola Nexus 6

Qualcomm APQ8084 Snapdragon 805 (28 nm)

Samsung Galaxy S5

Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801 (28 nm)

CPU

Motorola Nexus 6

Quad-core 2.7 GHz Krait 450

Samsung Galaxy S5

Quad-core 2.5 GHz Krait 400

GPU

Motorola Nexus 6

Adreno 420

Samsung Galaxy S5

Adreno 330

Internal Storage

Motorola Nexus 6

32/64 GB, 3 GB RAM

Samsung Galaxy S5

16/32 GB, 2 GB RAM

SD Card

Motorola Nexus 6

No

Samsung Galaxy S5

microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)

Camera Front Specs

Motorola Nexus 6

Dual-LED ring flash, panorama, HDR

Samsung Galaxy S5

LED flash, panorama, HDR

Camera Back

Motorola Nexus 6
Samsung Galaxy S5

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

Camera Back Specs

Motorola Nexus 6
Samsung Galaxy S5

Dual video call

WIFI

Motorola Nexus 6

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

Motorola Nexus 6

4.1, A2DP, LE

Samsung Galaxy S5

4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE, aptX

Radio

Motorola Nexus 6

No

Samsung Galaxy S5

No

Sensors

Motorola Nexus 6

Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer

Samsung Galaxy S5

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

Colors

Motorola Nexus 6

Midnight Blue, Cloud White

Samsung Galaxy S5

Charcoal Black, Copper Gold, Electric Blue, Shimmery White