Comparison between:
- Medion Life S5004
- Samsung Galaxy S5

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

Medion Life S5004Samsung Galaxy S5
Medion Life S5004Samsung Galaxy S5
Prices
Model aliasMD 99707
MD 99722
SM-G900S
SM-G900F
SM-G900I
SM-G900K
SM-G900L
SM-G900M
SM-G900A
AM-G900T
SM-G900V
SM-G900R4
SM-G900P

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width72 mm
7.2 cm
0.236 ft
2.835 in
72.5 mm
7.25 cm
0.238 ft
2.854 in
Height143 mm
14.3 cm
0.469 ft
5.63 in
142 mm
14.2 cm
0.466 ft
5.591 in
Thickness8 mm
0.8 cm
0.026 ft
0.315 in
8.1 mm
0.81 cm
0.027 ft
0.319 in
Weight128 g
0.28 lbs
4.52 oz
145 g
0.32 lbs
5.11 oz
Volume82.37 cm³
5 in³
83.39 cm³
5.06 in³
ColorsBlack
White
Black
Blue
Gold
White
Body materialsMetal
Glass
Polycarbonate
Certification-IP67

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeMicro-SIMMicro-SIM
Number of SIM cards21

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
UMTSUMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
UMTS
EDGE Class 12
GPRS Class 12
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 5.1 LollipopAndroid 4.4.2 KitKat
Android 5.0 Lollipop
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
User interface (UI)-TouchWiz Nature UX 3.0

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 415 (MSM8929)Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 (MSM8974AC)
Process technology28 nm28 nm
CPU4x 1.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.45 GHz Krait 400
CPU bits64 bit32 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv7-A
Level 0 cache memory (L0)4 KB + 4 KB4 KB + 4 KB
Level 1 cache memory (L1)16 KB + 16 KB16 KB + 16 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)2048 KB
2 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores84
CPU frequency1400 MHz2450 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 405Qualcomm Adreno 330
GPU cores-4
GPU frequency465 MHz578 MHz
RAM capacity1 GB2 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR3
RAM channelsSingle channelDouble channel
RAM frequency667 MHz933 MHz

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage16 GB16 GB
32 GB

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyIPSSuper AMOLED
Diagonal size5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
5.1 in
129.54 mm
12.95 cm
Width2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
2.5 in
63.51 mm
6.35 cm
Height4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
4.45 in
112.9 mm
11.29 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution720 x 1280 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels
Pixel density294 ppi
115 ppcm
432 ppi
169 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area67.15 %69.87 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
-Corning Gorilla Glass 3

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Heart rate
-Fingerprint sensor model - Synaptics-Validity VAL004A8-T

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor model-Samsung S5K2P2XX
Sensor typeCMOSISOCELL
Sensor size-5.95 x 3.35 mm
0.27 in
Pixel size-1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
Crop factor-6.34
ISO-100 - 2000
Aperture-f/2.2
Shutter speed-1/14 - 1/10000
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-4.89 mm
30.99 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Flash typeDual LEDLED
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
5312 x 2988 pixels
15.87 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
-1080p @ 60 fps
Samsung lens

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Sensor model-Samsung S5K8B1
Aperture-f/2.4
Image resolution2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video resolution-1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS-30 fps

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
-Qualcomm WCD9320
HAC (M3) - Hearing Aid Compatibility

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioYesNo

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version4.04.0
FeaturesA2DPA2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
HOGP

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.03.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Charging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go

HDMI

The High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) is considered to be the digital alternative of the analog audio/video interface standards.

HDMI-Micro USB to HDMI MHL adapter

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
ANT+

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AMR
eAAC+
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
MP4
Xvid
3GPP
3GPP2
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
VC-1
WebM
WMV
WMV7
WMV8

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity2320 mAh2800 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-Ion
2G talk time-29 h
1740 min
1.2 days
2G stand-by time-480 h
28800 min
20 days
3G talk time-29 h
1740 min
1.2 days
3G stand-by time-480 h
28800 min
20 days
4G talk time-29 h
1740 min
1.2 days
4G stand-by time-480 h
28800 min
20 days
FeaturesNon-removableWireless charging
Removable
-Wireless charging - market dependent

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Head SAR (EU)-0.562 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)-0.406 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)-1.2 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)-1.58 W/kg
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