Samsung Galaxy S5 VS. Xiaomi Mi Max 2: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Samsung Galaxy S5 VS. Xiaomi Mi Max 2. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
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Cost-effectiveness
9.4
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
7.6
8.8
Performance & Hardware
6.7
8.7
Camera
8.3
8.7
Connectivity
7.1
8.8
Battery
6.1
9.9

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
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Presentation

Unveiled
April 2014, 4 years ago
May 2017, 1 year ago
State
Not available
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
72.5 mm
142.0 mm
8.0 mm
88.7 mm
174.1 mm
7.6 mm
Weight
145 g
211 g
Usable surface
69 %
74 %
Materials
-
Metal
Resistance
IP67
-
Colors
Gold

Gray

Silver

Screen

Diagonal
5.1"
6.44"
Type
Super Amoled
LCD IPS
Resolution
1080 x 1920 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
432 Pixels per inch
342 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Scratch resistant
  • 1000:1 contrast ratio
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • 450 cd/m2
  • 72% NTSC
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Scratch resistant

Prototypes




Prototypes
Samsung Galaxy S5
Print 3D Model
Xiaomi Mi Max 2
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Samsung Exynos 5 Octa 5420
Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953
CPU
4x1.9 GHz ARM Cortex-A15+ 4x1.3 GHz ARM Cortex-A7
ARM Cortex-A53
Type
Octa-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
1.9 GHz
2 GHz
64 Bits
No
Yes

Graphics

GPU
ARM Mali-T628 MP6
Qualcomm Adreno 506

RAM

RAM
2 GB
4 GB

Antutu

Score
44.329
Overall performance better than 63% of devices
77.231
Antutu v7, Overall performance better than 80% of devices

Storage

Capacity
16 GB
Capacity with the OS (depends on the brand and ROM version): 9-14.8 GB
64 GB
Capacity with the OS (depends on the brand and ROM version): 57-62.8 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Independent SD slot
Yes
Slot for SD or second SIM card

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, on the front
Yes, in the back

Sensors

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

Others

Notifications LED
LED Notifications
LED Notifications

Camera

Main

Resolution
15.9 Mpx
12 Mpx
Pixel size
1.120 µm
1.240 µm
Sensor
Samsung S5K2P2XX
Sony IMX386 Exmor RS
Type
ISOCELL
CMOS
Aperture
f/2.2
f/2.2
Flash
LED
Dual LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Digital zoom
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • Manual focus
  • Panorama
  • Touch focus
Slow Motion Video
Yes
60.0 fps
Yes
120.0 fps
Optical Stabilisation
No
No

Selfie

Resolution
2 Mpx
5 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

2G
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • CDMA2000 EX-DO
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
4G LTE
-
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Single Sim
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
Micro SIM
Micro SIM
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 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 Display
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.0 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 4.2
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • DIP (Device ID Profile)
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • 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)
  • HID (Human Interface 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)
  • USB Type C

SAR

European measurement

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

0.638 W/Kg on head
0.326 W/Kg on body
1.220 W/Kg on head
0.710 W/Kg on body
American measurement

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

1.030 W/Kg on head
1.260 W/Kg on body
1.390 W/Kg on head
1.310 W/Kg on body

Others

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

Battery

Capacity
2800 mAh
5300 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Polymer
Others
Removable
Fast Charging
Non-removable

Software

Operating System
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
MIUI V8.2 (Android 7.1.1 Nougat)

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