Comparison between:
- Samsung Galaxy Note10 5G Exynos
- OnePlus 5

Brand and model

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

Samsung Galaxy Note10 5G ExynosOnePlus 5
Samsung Galaxy Note10 5G Exynos
Prices
OnePlus 5
Prices
Model aliasGalaxy Note 10 5G Exynos
SM-N971N
N971N
A5000

Design

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

Width71.8 mm
7.18 cm
0.24 ft
2.83 in
74.7 mm
7.47 cm
0.25 ft
2.94 in
Height151 mm
15.1 cm
0.5 ft
5.94 in
152.7 mm
15.27 cm
0.5 ft
6.01 in
Thickness7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.03 ft
0.31 in
7.25 mm
0.73 cm
0.02 ft
0.29 in
Weight168 g
0.37 lbs
5.93 oz
153 g
0.34 lbs
5.4 oz
Volume85.65 cm³
5.2 in³
82.7 cm³
5.02 in³
ColorsAura Glow
Aura White
Aura Black
Aura Pink
Aura Red
Gray
Black
Gold
Body materialsGlass
Aluminium alloy
Aluminium alloy
CertificationIP68-

SIM card

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

SIM card typeNano-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards12

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
CDMA-CDMA 800 MHz
TD-SCDMATD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz Class 13
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 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
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 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 800 MHz (B18)
LTE 800 MHz (B19)
LTE 1900 MHz (B25)
LTE 850 MHz (B26)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 700 MHz (B29)
LTE 2300 MHz (B30)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (B66)
5G NR5G-TDD 2500 MHz (n41)
5G-TDD 3500 MHz (n78
5G mmWave 39 GHz (n260)
5G mmWave 28 GHz (n261)
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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 20
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
5G NSA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 12
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
Enhanced 4x4 MIMO
Up to 7CA
LAA
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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 9.0 PieOxygen (Android 7.1.1 Nougat)
Hydrogen OS (Android 7.1.1 Nougat)
Oxygen 5.1.2 (Android 8.1 Oreo)
Oxygen (Android 9.0 Pie)
User interface (UI)One 1.1-

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.

SoCSamsung Exynos 9 9825Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
Process technology7 nm10 nm
CPU2x 2.73 GHz Exynos M4, 2x 2.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A75, 4x 1.95 GHz ARM Cortex-A554x 2.45 GHz Kryo 280, 4x 1.9 GHz Kryo 280
CPU bits64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8.2-AARMv8-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)-32 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)-3072 KB
3 MB
CPU cores88
CPU frequency-2450 MHz
GPUARM Mali-G76 MP12Qualcomm Adreno 540
GPU cores12-
GPU frequency-710 MHz
RAM capacity12 GB6 GB
8 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4XLPDDR4X
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency2093 MHz1866 MHz

Storage

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

Storage256 GB64 GB
128 GB
UFS 3.0UFS 2.1 2-LANE

Display

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

Type/technologyDynamic AMOLEDOptic AMOLED
Diagonal size6.3 in
160.02 mm
16 cm
5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
Width2.7 in
68.5 mm
6.85 cm
2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
Height5.69 in
144.62 mm
14.46 cm
4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
Aspect ratio2.111:11.778:1
16:9
Resolution1080 x 2280 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels
Pixel density400 ppi
157 ppcm
401 ppi
157 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area91.67 %73.34 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 6
Dual Edge display
Always-On Display
HDR10+
Display manufacturer - Samsung (S6E3FA3)
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
2.5D curved glass screen
450 cd/m²

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
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall
In-display ultrasonic fingerprint sensorFingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1245
Step detector
Step counter

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 modelSamsung SAK2L4Sony IMX398 Exmor RS
Sensor typeISOCELLCMOS
Sensor size-5.22 x 3.92 mm
0.26 in
Sensor format1/2.55"-
Pixel size1.4 µm
0.001400 mm
1.132 µm
0.001132 mm
Crop factor-6.63
ISO50 - 800100 - 3200
Aperturef/1.5 - 2.4f/1.7
Shutter speed-30 - 1/8000
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent26 mm *(35 mm / full frame)4.1 mm
27.2 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view77 °-
Flash typeDual LEDLED
Image resolution4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS60 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
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
RAW
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF)
Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Object tracking AF
Dual OIS
High CRI LED flash
1080p @ 240 fps
720p @ 960 fps
HDR10+ video recording
Secondary rear camera - 12 MP (telephoto)
Sensor model - Samsung S5K3M3 (#2)
Sensor type - ISOCELL (#2)
Sensor size - 1/3.4" (#2)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.1 (#2)
Phase detection (#2)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 52 mm (#2)
Angle of view - 45° (#2)
Dual OIS (#2)
Third rear camera - 16 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Sensor size - Samsung S5K3P9SP (#3)
Sensor type - ISOCELL (#3)
Sensor size - 1/3.1" (#3)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#3)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#3)
Dual OIS (#3)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 13 mm (#3)
Angle of view - 123° (#3)
1080p @ 60 fps
720p @ 120 fps
Secondary rear camera - 20 MP (telephoto)
Sensor model - Sony IMX350 Exmor RS (#2)
Sensor size - 1/2.8" (#2)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.6 (#2)

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 modelSamsung S5K3J1Sony IMX371 Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOSCMOS
Sensor format-1/3"
Pixel size1.22 µm
0.001220 mm
1 µm
0.001000 mm
Aperturef/2.2f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)4.1 mm
24 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view80 °-
Image resolution3648 x 2736 pixels
9.98 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
FeaturesPhase detection autofocus (PDAF)-
Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Auto HDR
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Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
384 kHz / 32-bit
AKG audio
Dolby Atmos
Headphone adapter
Dirac HD Sound

Radio

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

RadioNoNo

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
Galileo
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
802.11ax
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
VHT80 MU-MiMO
1024-QAM
2x2 MiMO

Bluetooth

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

Version5.05.0
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
A2DP

USB

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

Connector typeUSB Type-CUSB Type-C
Version3.12.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go

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 jackNoYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

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

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
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
XMF
LDAC
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
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
3GPP2
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
ASF
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid

Battery

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

Capacity3500 mAh3300 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
Charger output power5 V / 3 A
9 V / 2.77 A
11 V / 2.25 A
5 V / 4 A
Quick charge technology-Dash charge
FeaturesWireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Qi/PMA wireless charging - 20 WBattery model: BLP637

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)-1.39 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)-1.48 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)-1.37 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)-1.19 W/kg

Additional features

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

Additional featuresS Pen stylus with Bluetooth LE (4096 pressure levels)
DisplayPort via USB Type-C
Samsung DeX
Wireless reverse charging - 9 W
A5000 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) India: head - 1.240 W/kg; body - 0.85 W/kg
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