Comparison between:
- Samsung Galaxy S5
- Samsung Galaxy S5 Neo
- LG G3
- Xiaomi Mi 4c

Brand and model

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

Samsung Galaxy S5

Samsung Galaxy S5

Dimensions: 72.5 x 142 x 8.1 mm
Weight: 145 g
SoC: Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC
CPU: Krait 400, 2500 MHz, Cores: 4
GPU: Qualcomm Adreno 330, 578 MHz
RAM: 2 GB, 933 MHz
Storage: 16 GB, 32 GB
Display: 5.1 in, Super AMOLED, 1080 x 1920 pixels, 24 bit
Battery: 2800 mAh, Li-Ion
OS: Android 4.4.2 KitKat
Camera: 5312 x 2988 pixels, 3840 x 2160 pixels, 30 fps

Prices
Samsung Galaxy S5 Neo

Samsung Galaxy S5 Neo

Dimensions: 72.5 x 142 x 8.1 mm
Weight: 145 g
SoC: Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7580
CPU: ARM Cortex-A53, 1600 MHz, Cores: 8
GPU: ARM Mali-T720 MP2, 600 MHz
RAM: 2 GB, 933 MHz
Storage: 16 GB
Display: 5.1 in, Super AMOLED, 1080 x 1920 pixels, 24 bit
Battery: 2800 mAh, Li-Ion
OS: Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
Camera: 4608 x 3456 pixels, 1920 x 1080 pixels, 30 fps

Prices
LG G3

LG G3

Dimensions: 74.6 x 146.3 x 8.9 mm
Weight: 149 g
SoC: Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC
CPU: Krait 400, 2500 MHz, Cores: 4
GPU: Qualcomm Adreno 330, 578 MHz
RAM: 2 GB, 3 GB, 933 MHz
Storage: 16 GB, 32 GB
Display: 5.5 in, IPS+, 1440 x 2560 pixels, 24 bit
Battery: 3000 mAh, Li-Ion
OS: Android 4.4.2 KitKat
Camera: 4160 x 3120 pixels, 3840 x 2160 pixels, 30 fps

Prices
Xiaomi Mi 4c

Xiaomi Mi 4c

Dimensions: 69.6 x 138.1 x 7.8 mm
Weight: 132 g
SoC: Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 MSM8992
CPU: 2x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A57, 4x 1.44 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, Cores: 6
GPU: Qualcomm Adreno 418, 600 MHz
RAM: 2 GB, 3 GB, 933 MHz
Storage: 16 GB, 32 GB
Display: 5 in, IPS, 1080 x 1920 pixels, 24 bit
Battery: 3080 mAh, Li-Ion
OS: MIUI V7 (Android 5.0 Lollipop; Android 5.1.1 Lollipop)
Camera: 4160 x 3120 pixels, 1920 x 1080 pixels, 30 fps

Prices
Model aliasSM-G900S
SM-G900F
SM-G900I
SM-G900K
SM-G900L
SM-G900M
SM-G900A
AM-G900T
SM-G900V
SM-G900R4
SM-G900P
SM-G903F
G903F
SM-G903W
G903W
LG-D850
D850
LG-D851
D851
LG-D852
D852
LG-D855
D855
LG-LS990
LGLS990
LS990
LG-F400S
F400S
G3 Dual-LTE LG-D856
LG-VS985
VS985
Mi4c

Design

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

Width72.5 mm
7.25 cm
0.24 ft
2.85 in
72.5 mm
7.25 cm
0.24 ft
2.85 in
74.6 mm
7.46 cm
0.24 ft
2.94 in
69.6 mm
6.96 cm
0.23 ft
2.74 in
Height142 mm
14.2 cm
0.47 ft
5.59 in
142 mm
14.2 cm
0.47 ft
5.59 in
146.3 mm
14.63 cm
0.48 ft
5.76 in
138.1 mm
13.81 cm
0.45 ft
5.44 in
Thickness8.1 mm
0.81 cm
0.03 ft
0.32 in
8.1 mm
0.81 cm
0.03 ft
0.32 in
8.9 mm
0.89 cm
0.03 ft
0.35 in
7.8 mm
0.78 cm
0.03 ft
0.31 in
Weight145 g
0.32 lbs
5.11 oz
145 g
0.32 lbs
5.11 oz
149 g
0.33 lbs
5.26 oz
132 g
0.29 lbs
4.66 oz
Volume83.39 cm³
5.06 in³
83.39 cm³
5.06 in³
97.13 cm³
5.9 in³
74.97 cm³
4.55 in³
ColorsBlack
Blue
Gold
White
Black
Gold
Silver
Red
Violet
Gold
White
Black
White
Gray
Yellow
Cyan
Pink
Body materialsPolycarbonatePlasticMetal
Plastic
Polycarbonate
Magnesium alloy
CertificationIP67---

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-SIMMicro-SIMMicro-SIM
Number of SIM cards1112
Features--Dual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)

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
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMA--CDMA 800 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
CDMA 800 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
CDMA2000--1xEV-DO Rev. A-
TD-SCDMA---TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz (SM-G903W)
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 900 MHz (SM-G903F)
LTE 1900 MHz (SM-G903W)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (SM-G903W)
LTE 700 MHz (B12) (SM-G903W)
LTE 700 MHz Class 13 (SM-G903W)
LTE 700 MHz Class 17 (SM-G903W)
LTE 700 MHz (B29) (SM-G903W)
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)

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 Class 12
GPRS Class 12
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
UMTS
EDGE Class 12
GPRS Class 12
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
EV-DO Rev. A
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 6
EV-DO Rev. A

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 4.4.2 KitKat
Android 5.0 Lollipop
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Android 7.0 Nougat
Android 4.4.2 KitKat
Android 5.0 Lollipop
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
MIUI V7 (Android 5.0 Lollipop; Android 5.1.1 Lollipop)
MIUI V7.2 (Android 5.1.x Lollipop)
MIUI V8 (Android 7.0 Nougat)
MIUI V9
User interface (UI)TouchWiz Nature UX 3.0-Optimus-

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 801 MSM8974ACSamsung Exynos 7 Octa 7580Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974ACQualcomm Snapdragon 808 MSM8992
Process technology28 nm20 nm28 nm20 nm
CPUKrait 400ARM Cortex-A53Krait 4002x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A57, 4x 1.44 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits32 bit64 bit32 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv7ARMv8-AARMv7ARMv8-A
Level 0 cache memory (L0)4 KB + 4 KB-4 KB + 4 KB4 KB + 4 KB
Level 1 cache memory (L1)16 KB + 16 KB-16 KB + 16 KB16 KB + 16 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)2048 KB
2 MB
-2048 KB
2 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores4846
CPU frequency2500 MHz1600 MHz2500 MHz1800 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 330ARM Mali-T720 MP2Qualcomm Adreno 330Qualcomm Adreno 418
GPU cores424-
GPU frequency578 MHz600 MHz578 MHz600 MHz
RAM capacity2 GB2 GB2 GB
3 GB
2 GB
3 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR3LPDDR3LPDDR3
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channelDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency933 MHz933 MHz933 MHz933 MHz

Storage

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

Storage16 GB
32 GB
16 GB16 GB
32 GB
16 GB
32 GB
--eMMCeMMC 5.0

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
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Display

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

Type/technologySuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLEDIPS+IPS
Diagonal size5.1 in
129.54 mm
12.95 cm
5.1 in
129.54 mm
12.95 cm
5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
Width2.5 in
63.51 mm
6.35 cm
2.5 in
63.51 mm
6.35 cm
2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
Height4.45 in
112.9 mm
11.29 cm
4.45 in
112.9 mm
11.29 cm
4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels1440 x 2560 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels
Pixel density432 ppi
169 ppcm
432 ppi
169 ppcm
534 ppi
209 ppcm
441 ppi
173 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area69.87 %69.87 %76.66 %71.93 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Corning Gorilla Glass 3-Corning Gorilla Glass 3OGS (One Glass Solution)
Full Lamination Technology
95% NTSC
Viewing angle - 178°

Sensors

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

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

Primary camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed at its back and is used for taking photos and recording videos.

Sensor modelSamsung S5K2P2XX-Sony IMX135 Exmor RSSamsung S5K3M2
Sensor typeISOCELLCMOSCMOSISOCELL
Sensor size5.95 x 3.35 mm
0.27 in
-4.69 x 3.52 mm
0.23 in
4.69 x 3.52 mm
0.23 in
Pixel size1.12 µm
0.00112 mm
-1.127 µm
0.001127 mm
1.127 µm
0.001127 mm
Crop factor6.34-7.387.38
ISO100 - 2000100 - 800--
Aperturef/2.2f/1.9f/2.4f/2.0
Shutter speed1/14 - 1/10000---
Focal length4.89 mm
30.99 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
3.7 mm3.97 mm
29.29 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
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Flash typeLEDLEDDual LEDDual LED
Image resolution5312 x 2988 pixels
15.87 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Macro mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Scene mode
Macro mode
1080p @ 60 fps
Phase detection
Samsung lens
-Laser autofocus
OIS+
1080p @ 60 fps
Phase detection
5-element lens
720p @ 120 fps
Available also with Sony IMX258 Exmor RS (CMOS)

Secondary camera

Secondary cameras are placed above the screen of the device and are usually used for video calls, gesture recognition, etc.

Sensor modelSamsung S5K8B1-Sony IMX208-
Sensor size--2.7 x 1.5 mm
0.12 in
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Pixel size--1.406 µm
0.001406 mm
-
Crop factor--14.01-
Aperturef/2.4f/1.9f/2.0f/2.0
Focal length-2 mm--
Image resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
2576 x 1932 pixels
4.98 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
2560 x 1920 pixels
4.92 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
-1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps-30 fps30 fps
---Wide-angle lens - 85°

Audio

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

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

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

RadioNoYesYesNo

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
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-Fi802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display

Bluetooth

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

Version4.04.14.04.1
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
HOGP
A2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
A2DP
AVRCP
DIP
FTP
GOEP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP
SAP
A2DP
AVRCP
EDR
HID

USB

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

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USBMicro USBUSB Type-C
Version3.02.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
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.

HDMIMicro 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 jackYesYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

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

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
HTML
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
AAC+
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
DSD
APE

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
3GPP2
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
VC-1
WebM
WMV
WMV7
WMV8
3GPP
AVI
Flash Video
MKV
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
DivX
H.263
H.264
MP4
MPEG-4
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.264
H.265
MP4
VC-1
Xvid
ASF

Battery

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

Capacity2800 mAh2800 mAh3000 mAh3080 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-IonLi-IonLi-Ion
2G talk time29 h
1740 min
1.2 days
10 h
600 min
0.4 days
12 h
720 min
0.5 days
-
2G stand-by time480 h
28800 min
20 days
-310 h
18600 min
12.9 days
-
3G talk time29 h
1740 min
1.2 days
10 h
600 min
0.4 days
13 h
780 min
0.5 days
-
3G stand-by time480 h
28800 min
20 days
-310 h
18600 min
12.9 days
-
4G talk time29 h
1740 min
1.2 days
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4G stand-by time480 h
28800 min
20 days
-195 h
11700 min
8.1 days
-
Quick charge technology---Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0
FeaturesWireless charging
Removable
RemovableWireless charging
Removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging - market dependent-SiO+-

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/kg0.457 W/kg0.377 W/kg-
Body SAR (EU)0.406 W/kg0.583 W/kg0.314 W/kg-
Head SAR (USA)1.2 W/kg1.03 W/kg0.39 W/kg-
Body SAR (USA)1.58 W/kg1.27 W/kg0.76 W/kg-

Additional features

Some devices have additional features, different from the standard ones above, but equally important and worth mentioning.

Additional features-SM-G903W - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.841 W/kg; body - 0.521 W/kg
SM-G903W - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 1.030 W/kg; body - 1.270 W/kg
D851 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.420 W/kg; body - 1.150 W/kg
D855 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.377 W/kg; body - 0.314 W/kg
D855 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.560 W/kg; body - 0.990 W/kg
VS985 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.560 W/kg; body - 0.990 W/kg
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