Comparison between:
- HiSense T5 Plus
- Samsung Galaxy Note 2

Brand and model

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

HiSense T5 PlusSamsung Galaxy Note 2
HiSense T5 PlusSamsung Galaxy Note 2
Prices
Model aliasT5+GT-N7100
N7100
GT-N7105
N7105
Galaxy Note II

Design

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

Width80 mm
8 cm
0.262 ft
3.15 in
80.5 mm
8.05 cm
0.264 ft
3.169 in
Height156.5 mm
15.65 cm
0.513 ft
6.161 in
151.1 mm
15.11 cm
0.496 ft
5.949 in
Thickness8.7 mm
0.87 cm
0.029 ft
0.343 in
9.4 mm
0.94 cm
0.031 ft
0.37 in
Weight-182 g
0.4 lbs
6.44 oz
Volume108.92 cm³
6.61 in³
114.34 cm³
6.94 in³
ColorsBlack
Gold
Silver
White
Brown
Blue
Body materialsPlastic-

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
FeaturesDual 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
W-CDMAW-CDMA 900 MHz
W-CDMA 1900 MHz
W-CDMA 2100 MHz
-
UMTS-UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz (GT-N7100)
LTELTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE 800 MHz (GT-N7105)
LTE 900 MHz (GT-N7105)
LTE 1800 MHz (GT-N7105)
LTE 2600 MHz (GT-N7105)

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 3
-GT-N7105 - HSDPA - 42 Mbit/s

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 7.0 NougatAndroid 4.1.1 Jelly Bean
Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
Android 4.4 KitKat

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.

SoCMediaTek MT6737VSamsung Exynos 4 Quad 4412
Process technology28 nm32 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A53ARM Cortex-A9
CPU bits64 bit32 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv7
Level 1 cache memory (L1)32 KB + 32 KB32 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)512 KB
0.5 MB
1024 KB
1 MB
CPU cores44
CPU frequency1250 MHz1600 MHz
GPUARM Mali-T720 MP1ARM Mali-400 MP4
GPU cores14
GPU frequency600 MHz440 MHz
RAM capacity1 GB2 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR2
RAM channelsSingle channelDouble channel
RAM frequency640 MHz400 MHz

Storage

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

Storage16 GB16 GB
32 GB
64 GB
eMMC 5.0-

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 size5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
5.55 in
140.97 mm
14.1 cm
Width2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
2.72 in
69.11 mm
6.91 cm
Height4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
4.84 in
122.87 mm
12.29 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution720 x 1280 pixels720 x 1280 pixels
Pixel density267 ppi
104 ppcm
265 ppi
104 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area66.82 %70.04 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
300 cd/m²
-

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

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 typeCMOSCMOS BSI
Aperturef/2f/2.6
Number of lenses4-
Flash typeLEDLED
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
Scene mode
Interpolated resolution - 13 MP-

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 modelGalaxyCore GC5005-
Sensor typeCMOS-
Sensor size2.92 x 2.2 mm
0.14 in
-
Pixel size1.127 µm
0.001127 mm
-
Crop factor11.84-
Aperturef/2.4-
Image resolution2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
-
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
Interpolated resolution - 8 MP1.9 MP

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece

Radio

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

RadioYesYes

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS

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
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
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
AVCTP
AVDTP
AVRCP
BNEP
EDR
GAVDP
GAP
GATT
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP
SDP
SAP

USB

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

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage

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
Tethering
DLNA
NFC

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

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+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AMR-NB
WB
AC-3

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
H.263
H.264
MPEG-4
Xvid
3GPP
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
MPEG-4
VC-1
VP8
WebM
WMV
WMV7
WMV8
WMV9

Battery

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

Capacity2200 mAh3100 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-Ion
2G talk time10 h
600 min
0.4 days
35 h
2100 min
1.5 days
2G stand-by time200 h
12000 min
8.3 days
870 h
52200 min
36.3 days
3G talk time10 h
600 min
0.4 days
17 h
1020 min
0.7 days
3G stand-by time200 h
12000 min
8.3 days
800 h
48000 min
33.3 days
4G stand-by time-840 h
50400 min
35 days
Charger output power5 V / 1 A-
FeaturesNon-removableWireless charging
Removable
-Wireless charging - optional

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)-0.171 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)-0.369 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)-0.229 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)-0.954 W/kg

Additional features

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

Additional features-S Pen stylus
GT-N7105 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.180 W/kg; body - 0.303 W/kg
GT-N7105 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.222 W/kg; body - 0.730 W/kg
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