Samsung Galaxy S5 VS. Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Samsung Galaxy S5 VS. Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
7.2
Cost-effectiveness
6.6
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
6.7
6.6
Performance & Hardware
4.9
5.1
Camera
6.2
6.2
Connectivity
7
7.3
Battery
4.2
3.8

Basics

Brand

Aliases
SM-G900S, SM-G900F, SM-G900I, SM-G900K, SM-G900L, SM-G900M, SM-G900A, AM-G900T, SM-G900V, SM-G900R4, SM-G900P
Galaxy S5 LTE-A G901F, Galaxy S5 4G+, SM-G901F, G901F

Release Date

Release date
February 2014, 5 years ago
October 2014, 4 years ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
72.5 mm
142.0 mm
8.0 mm
72.5 mm
142.0 mm
8.1 mm
Weight
145 g
145 g
Usable surface
69 %
69 %
Materials
Polycarbonate
Polycarbonate
Resistance
IP67
IP67
Colors
Black

Blue

Gold

White
Black

Blue

Gold

White

Screen

Diagonal
5.1"
5.1"
Type
Super Amoled
Amoled
Resolution
1080 x 1920 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
432 Pixels per inch
432 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant

Prototypes





Prototypes
Samsung Galaxy S5
Print 3D Model
Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC
Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 APQ8084 2.5 GHz
CPU
Krait 400
Krait 450
Type
Quad-Core
Quad-Core
Frequency
2.5 GHz
2.5 GHz
64 Bits
No
No

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 330
Qualcomm Adreno 420

RAM

RAM
2 GB
2 GB

Antutu

Score
42.670
Overall performance better than 50% of devices
51.945
Overall performance better than 57% of devices

Storage

Capacity
16 GB
32 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Independent SD slot
Yes
Independent SD slot

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, on the front
Yes, on the front

Sensors

Sensors
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Heart Rate
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Heart Rate
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity

Others

Notifications LED
LED Notifications
No

Camera

Main

Resolution
16 Mpx
15.9 Mpx
Pixel size
1.120 µm
1.120 µm
Sensor
Samsung S5K2P2XX
Samsung S5K2P2XX
Type
ISOCELL
ISOCELL
Aperture
f/2.2
f/2.2
Flash
LED
LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Panorama
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
No
30 fps
Yes
120 fps
Optical Stabilisation
No
No

Selfie

Resolution
2 Mpx
2.1 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B20 (800)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B20 (800)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
2G
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Single Sim
Single Sim
Type
Micro SIM
Micro SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.0 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 4.0 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • DIP (Device ID Profile)
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • HOGP
  • HSP (Headset Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • MAP (Message Access Profile)
  • OPP (Object Push Profile)
  • PAN (Personal Area Networking Profile)
  • PBAP/PAB (Phone Book Access Profile)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • DIP (Device ID Profile)
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • HOGP
  • HSP (Headset Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • MAP (Message Access Profile)
  • OPP (Object Push Profile)
  • PAN (Personal Area Networking Profile)
  • PBAP/PAB (Phone Book Access Profile)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • GLONASS
  • GPS

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Host
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • Charging
  • Host
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

0.562 W/Kg on head
0.406 W/Kg on body
--
American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

1.200 W/Kg on head
1.580 W/Kg on body
--

Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • ANT+
  • Computer sync
  • DLNA
  • Infrared
  • Mirrorlink
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • ANT+
  • Computer sync
  • DLNA
  • Infrared
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE

Battery

Battery
Capacity
2800 mAh
2800 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Others
Removable
Wireless charging
Removable
Wireless charging

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Android 5.0 Lollipop

Prices

Prices

Prices