Samsung Galaxy S9 VS. Samsung Galaxy S5

                         

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Samsung Galaxy S9
Samsung Galaxy S5

Model Name

Samsung Galaxy S9

SM-G960F, SM-G960, SM-G960F, SM-G960U, SM-G960W, SM-G9600, SM-G960U1, SM-G960N

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

Summary

Samsung Galaxy S9

4.5
4.5
4.4
4.3

Samsung Galaxy S5

3.4
3.2
3.1
3.1

Description

Samsung Galaxy S9

The new Samsung Galaxy S9. A powerful dual camera that can record in super slow-mo and capture 4k video in true-to-life detail. Stay entertained on an edge-to-edge Infinity Display. Translate languages with Bixby¹ and unlock your phone using advanced facial recognition. Experience the next evolution of the Samsung Galaxy. Shoot like a pro. The Galaxy S9 captures photos like a pro. With Pro Mode you can manually adjust camera settings so that every shot looks professional. Brilliant in the dark. Our dual Aperture F2.4-F1.5 lens adjusts to let more light in when needed, allowing you to capture the right amount of light, day or night. Rear camera F1.5 lens. Dual aperture on rear lens only. Light comparison based on the Galaxy S8. Radical 960 fps Super Slow-mo. The Galaxy S9 captures 4x as many frames per second*, so you can slow down reality and enjoy every frame. *The Galaxy S9 can capture up to 960 fps while the Galaxy S8 is able to capture up to 240 fps during slow-motion video recording. The emoji that’s actually you. With Augmented Reality, you can create an emoji library from just one picture. Personalize messages to your friends with emojis that look just like you. See more. Hold less. The Galaxy S9’s Infinity Display enables you to enjoy our best edge-to-edge immersive screen, enhancing your entertainment experience.* *Measured diagonally, the screen size is 5.8″ in the full rectangle and 5.7″ accounting for the rounded corners. Clear surround sound. Stereo speakers pro-tuned by AKG bring you clearer and louder sound.* Experience surround sound with Dolby Atmos, putting you at the center of the action. *In comparison to the Galaxy S8. The remarkable water-resistant phone: Make a splash. With its IP68 rating, the Galaxy S9 withstands splashes, spills, and rain so it can take a dip, worry free.

Samsung Galaxy S5

Stunning. Innovative. Simply inspired. The Samsung Galaxy S5 is technology that truly impacts your life. Make split-second moments yours. Watch HD movies and games roar to life. Or track your life right down to your heartbeat.

Powered with innovation, the Galaxy S5 is like no other mobile device before it. Heart rate sensor lets you measure your heart rate through your fingertip Plus, monitor your health with the custom services offered by S Health. Log and check your exercise, food intake and heart rate in real time. A rugged build for outdoor use An IP67 certification means this phone is dustproof and can be submerged in up to a meter of water for up to 30 minutes.

Plus, you can still use touch screen features while wearing gloves. Ultra Power Saving mode lets you keep your phone powered on for longer in between charges This mode changes your screen to black and white and shuts down all unnecessary features to dramatically minimize battery consumption.

Price

Samsung Galaxy S9

366.00

Samsung Galaxy S5

75.99

Rating

Samsung Galaxy S9

3.8

Samsung Galaxy S5

3.4

Reviews

Samsung Galaxy S9

473

Samsung Galaxy S5

152

Network

Samsung Galaxy S9

GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE

Samsung Galaxy S5

GSM / HSPA / LTE

Dimension

Samsung Galaxy S9

147.7 x 68.7 x 8.5 mm (5.81 x 2.70 x 0.33 in)

Samsung Galaxy S5

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

Weight

Samsung Galaxy S9

163 g (5.75 oz)

Samsung Galaxy S5

145 g (5.11 oz)

Build

Samsung Galaxy S9

Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame

Samsung Galaxy S5

Plastic body

SIM

Samsung Galaxy S9

Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Samsung Galaxy S5

Micro-SIM

Display Type

Samsung Galaxy S9

Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Samsung Galaxy S5

Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Display Size

Samsung Galaxy S9

5.8 inches, 84.8 cm2 (~83.6% screen-to-body ratio)

Samsung Galaxy S5

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

Display Resolution

Samsung Galaxy S9

1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~570 ppi density)

Samsung Galaxy S5

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

Operating System

Samsung Galaxy S9

Android 8.0 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie)

Samsung Galaxy S5

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

Chipset

Samsung Galaxy S9

Exynos 9810 (10 nm) – EMEAQualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 (10 nm) – USA/LATAM, China

Samsung Galaxy S5

Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801 (28 nm)

CPU

Samsung Galaxy S9

Octa-core (4×2.7 GHz Mongoose M3 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A55) – EMEAOcta-core (4×2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4×1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) – USA/LATAM, China

Samsung Galaxy S5

Quad-core 2.5 GHz Krait 400

GPU

Samsung Galaxy S9

Mali-G72 MP18 – EMEAAdreno 630 – USA/LATAM, China

Samsung Galaxy S5

Adreno 330

Internal Storage

Samsung Galaxy S9

64/128/256 GB, 4 GB RAM

Samsung Galaxy S5

16/32 GB, 2 GB RAM

SD Card

Samsung Galaxy S9

microSD, up to 1 TB (uses shared SIM slot) – dual SIM model only

Samsung Galaxy S5

microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)

Camera Front Specs

Samsung Galaxy S9

LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama

Samsung Galaxy S5

LED flash, panorama, HDR

Camera Back

Samsung Galaxy S9
Samsung Galaxy S5

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

Camera Back Specs

Samsung Galaxy S9

Dual video call, Auto-HDR

Samsung Galaxy S5

Dual video call

WIFI

Samsung Galaxy S9

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

Samsung Galaxy S5

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

Bluetooth

Samsung Galaxy S9

5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX

Samsung Galaxy S5

4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE, aptX

Radio

Samsung Galaxy S9

FM radio (USA & Canada only)

Samsung Galaxy S5

No

Sensors

Samsung Galaxy S9

Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2

Samsung Galaxy S5

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

Battery

Samsung Galaxy S9

1 Lithium ion batteries required.

Samsung Galaxy S5

1 Lithium ion batteries required.

Colors

Samsung Galaxy S9

Midnight Black, Coral Blue, Titanium Gray, Lilac Purple, Burgundy Red, Sunrise Gold, Ice Blue

Samsung Galaxy S5

Charcoal Black, Copper Gold, Electric Blue, Shimmery White