Samsung Galaxy S5 VS. Apple iPhone 5S

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Samsung Galaxy S5 4G is better.

Samsung Galaxy S5 4G is a better smartphone in this review of iPhone 5S Vs Samsung galaxy S5 because it has a powerful battery, better video recording quality, LED flash, higher resolution (front camera), phase detection, higher image resolution, up to 128GB expandable memory, Full HD screen resolution, bigger screen size, higher pixel density, super AMOLED display, 1GB more RAM, high speed CPU and 2x more megapixels (main camera).

Apple iPhone 5s Vs Samsung Galaxy S5 4G: DESIGN

The design features of iPhone 5s Vs galaxy S5 have the following comparisons;

Thickness; Apple iPhone 5s is 7.6mm whereas Samsung galaxy S5 is 8.1mm.

Width; Apple iPhone 5s is 58.6mm whereas Samsung galaxy S5 is 72.5mm.

Weight; Apple iPhone 5s is 112g while Samsung galaxy S5 is 145g

Height; Apple iPhone 5s is 123.8mm while Samsung galaxy S5 is 142mm.

Bottom line: Apple iPhone 5s is better as it is lighter, slimmer and narrower.

Apple iPhone 5s Vs Samsung Galaxy S5 4G: DISPLAY

In terms of display, the review of 5s Vs S5 has the following comparisons;

Display type; Apple iPhone 5s has IPS LCD while Samsung galaxy S5 has super AMOLED

Pixel density; Apple iPhone 5s has 326ppi while Samsung galaxy S5 has 423ppi.

Screen protection; Apple iPhone 5s has Corning Gorilla Glass & Oleophobic coating while Samsung galaxy S5 has Corning Gorilla Glass v3.

Screen size; Apple iPhone 5s is 4” while Samsung galaxy S5 is 5.1”

Screen resolution; Apple iPhone 5s has 640x 1136px whereas Samsung galaxy S5 has Full HD (1080 x 1920px).

Touch screen; the two phones have capacitive touchscreen & Multi-touch.

Bottom line: Samsung galaxy S5 is better as it has super AMOLED display, bigger screen, higher pixel density and Full HD screen resolution.

Apple iPhone 5s Vs Samsung Galaxy S5 4G: PERFORMANCE

The performance features of Samsung galaxy S5 Vs iPhone 5s have the following comparisons;

Internal memory; each phone has 16GB.

Expandable memory; Samsung galaxy S5 has up to 128GB

Chipset; Apple iPhone 5s has Apple A7 APL0698 while Samsung galaxy S5 has Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC

Graphics; Apple iPhone 5s has PowerVR G6430 while Samsung galaxy S5 has Adreno 420.

Processor; Apple iPhone 5s has Dual core, 1.3GHz, Cyclone while Samsung galaxy S5 has Quad core, 2.5GHz, krait 400.

Architecture; Apple iPhone 5s supports 64 bit.

RAM; Apple iPhone 5s has 1GB whereas Samsung galaxy S5 has 2GB.

Bottom line: Samsung galaxy S5 is better as it has a better performance.

Apple iPhone 5s Vs Samsung Galaxy S5 4G: CAMERAS

In terms of camera, the features of S5 Vs 5s include;

Features; the two phones have Digital zoom, Auto flash, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Simultaneous HD video and image recording and Touch to focus.

Image resolution; Apple iPhone 5s has 3264 x 2448px whereas Samsung galaxy S5 has 5312 x 2988px.

Sensor; Apple iPhone 5s has BSI.

Autofocus; Samsung galaxy S5 has Phase Detection autofocus.

Shooting modes; Apple iPhone 5s has Continuous shooting, HDR and Burst whereas Samsung galaxy S5 has HDR.

Resolution (front camera); Apple iPhone 5s has 1.2MP whereas Samsung galaxy S5 has 2MP.

Physical aperture; Apple iPhone 5s has f/2.2

Flash; Samsung galaxy S5 has LED flash.

Video recording; Apple iPhone 5s has 1280×720 @ 30fps whereas Samsung galaxy S5 has 1920×1080 @ 30fps.

Bottom line: Samsung galaxy S5 is better.

Apple iPhone 5s Vs Samsung Galaxy S5 4G: AUDIO

Loudspeaker; the two devices have loudspeakers.

Audio jack; Apple iPhone 5s and Samsung galaxy S5 have provisions for 3.5mm audio jacks.

Bottom line: the two smartphones have the same audio features

Apple iPhone 5s Vs Samsung Galaxy S5 4G: BATTERY

Capacity; Apple iPhone 5s has 1560mAh whereas Samsung galaxy S5 has 2800mAh.

Bottom line: Samsung galaxy S5 is better because of its powerful battery.

Apple iPhone 5s Vs Samsung Galaxy S5 4G: KEY FEATURES

Wi-Fi 802.11; Apple iPhone 5s has Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ b/ g/ n whereas Samsung galaxy S5 has Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ ac/ b/ g/ n/ n 5GHz.

Bluetooth version; each phone has v4.0

GPS; the two phones have GPS.

Bottom line: Samsung galaxy S5 is better in terms of key features.

Conclusion

The overall review of iPhone 5s Vs S5 shows clearly that Samsung galaxy S5 4G is a better smartphone.