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Apple iPhone 5S 64GB vs Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE GT-i9505 64GB

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Apple iPhone 5S 64GB vs Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE GT-i9505 64GB phones. Which is the best phone?

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06 Apple iPhone 5S 64GB vs 16 Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE GT-i9505 64GB

Apple iPhone 5S 64GB
SpecificationsCompareModels
4"
IPS

640x1136

8
MP

1.2mp

1GB
RAM

64bit Dual

1560
mAh

(Non removable)

Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE GT-i9505 64GB
SpecificationsCompareModelsPictures
5"
AMOLED

1080x1920

13
MP

2.1mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2600
mAh

(Removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE GT-i9505 64GB

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best phone! Comment!


06 Advantages Apple iPhone 5S 64GB

iPhone 5S 64GBvsGalaxy S4 LTE GT-i9505 64GB
 16%16%
+Lighter
112 grams (3.92 ounces)vs130 grams (4.55 ounces)
 4%4%
+Thinner
7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)vs7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Advantage+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low lightDual LED flashvsLED flash
Advantage+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areasHDR photo on both camerasvsHDR photo/video only main camera
 2%2%
+The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
1/3" inchesvs1/3.06" inches
Advantage+Sensors help you use the deviceFingerprint (front-mounted)vsNot supported

16 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE GT-i9505 64GB

Galaxy S4 LTE GT-i9505 64GBvsiPhone 5S 64GB
 18%18%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.9Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs1.5Ghz 64bit Dual-Core
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
2GB LPDDR3vs1GB LPDDR3
Advantage+More external storage for files using memory cardsUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
Advantage+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vividSuper AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS LED-Backlit
 185%100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x1920 pixelsvs640x1136 pixels
 35%35%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
441 PPIvs326 PPI
 25%25%
+Larger screen
5"vs4"
 60%60%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 13 megapixelsvs(back) 8 megapixels
 69%69%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 2.1 megapixelsvs(front) 1.2 megapixels
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage+Sensors help you use the deviceBarometervsNot supported
 67%67%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
2600 mAhvs1560 mAh
Advantage+Removable battery can be replaced easilyLi-Ion (Removable)vsLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Advantage+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz/5Ghz) is newer and faster802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)vs802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz)
Advantage+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible deviceDLNAvsNot supported
Advantage+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securelyNFCvsNot supported

27 Common items in both devices

+More internal storage for applications and files64GB (60GB user available) / 64GB
+More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos16 million
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take picturesOnly digital zoom
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focusAutofocus
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightnessBSI sensor
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposuref/2.2 (aperture)
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary cameraFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
+The 4G LTE network is newer and faster4G LTE
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files100 Mbps
+Better touchscreen. The capacitive screen is much more sensitiveCapacitive
+Better touch type. Multitouch allows to use more fingers at the same timeMultitouch
+Best output for headset3.5mm jack
+Sensors help you use the deviceAccelerometer
+Sensors help you use the deviceProximity
+Sensors help you use the deviceCompass
+Sensors help you use the deviceAmbient Light
+Sensors help you use the deviceGyroscope
+Speakerphone is useful when you are driving and on other occasionsSpeakerphone
+The video calling allows to make calls with voice and videoVideo calling
+The vibration of the device aids in the use of several featuresVibrating alert
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call qualityActive noise cancellation
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cableProprietary TV-out / Micro-B USB - MHL
+It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your deviceA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
+Bluetooth 4.0 version A2DP is newer and faster4.0 version A2DP
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USBUSB 2.0 Proprietary connector / MicroUSB 2.0
+Better sites viewing on the internetHTML, XHTML, HTML5
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keysGorilla Glass / Gorilla Glass 3
+ 19 COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresApple iPhone 5S 64GBSamsung Galaxy S4 LTE GT-i9505 64GB
BrandAppleSamsung
ModeliPhone 5S 64GBGalaxy S4 LTE GT-i9505 64GB
Also known asApple iPhone 5S A1453, iPhone A1457, A1530, A1533Samsung Galaxy S4 4G LTE i9505, Samsung Altius GT-i9505
Country or region where it's soldVarious (International)feature not registered
Release dateSeptember, 2013April, 2013
Depth7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)58.6 x 123.8 millimeters (2.31 x 4.87 in)69.8 x 136.6 millimeters (2.75 x 5.38 in)
Weight112 grams (3.92 ounces)130 grams (4.55 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, front glassfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Apple iPhone 5S 64GBSamsung Galaxy S4 LTE GT-i9505 64GB
Operating systemiOS 7.0Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Firmware updateiOS 12Android 4.4.2 KitKat
HardwareApple iPhone 5S 64GBSamsung Galaxy S4 LTE GT-i9505 64GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Apple A7 APL069832bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T
CPU processor1.5Ghz Dual-Core Cyclone ARM v81.9Ghz Quad-Core Krait 300
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR G6430 quad-coreQualcomm Adreno 320
RAM memory1GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage64GB (60GB user available)
eMMC
64GB
External storageNot supportedUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayApple iPhone 5S 64GBSamsung Galaxy S4 LTE GT-i9505 64GB
Display typeTFT LCD IPS LED-BacklitSuper AMOLED
Screen size4" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~60.8% (screen-to-body ratio)~72.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 5-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution640x1136 pixels1080x1920 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)326 PPI441 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla GlassGorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataApple iPhone 5S 64GBSamsung Galaxy S4 LTE GT-i9505 64GB
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1700/1900/2100, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkA1453/A1533 GSM model:
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100

A1453/A1533 CDMA model:
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO

A1457/A1530 model:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat3

A1453 model:
LTE 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,8,13,17,18,19,20,25,26)

A1533 model:
LTE 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,8,13,17,19,20,25)

A1457 model:
LTE 800/850/900/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,5,7,8,20)

A1530 model:
LTE 800/850/900/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2600 (Bands 38,39,40)
LTE 800/850/900/1800/2100/2600
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload100/50 Mbps100/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingApple iPhone 5S 64GBSamsung Galaxy S4 LTE GT-i9505 64GB
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary camera / Back cameraApple iPhone 5S 64GBSamsung Galaxy S4 LTE GT-i9505 64GB
Main camera8 megapixels13 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length29mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3" inches1/3.06" inches
Pixel size1.5µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo/video only main camera
Front camera / Secondary cameraApple iPhone 5S 64GBSamsung Galaxy S4 LTE GT-i9505 64GB
Front camera1.2 megapixels2.1 megapixels
Front camera resolution1280x960 pixels1920x1080 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal length31mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaApple iPhone 5S 64GBSamsung Galaxy S4 LTE GT-i9505 64GB
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMPEG4, H.264, MOVMP4, DivX, XviD, H.263, H.264, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, AAC, eAAC, M4AMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, AC3, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesApple iPhone 5S 64GBSamsung Galaxy S4 LTE GT-i9505 64GB
USBUSB 2.0 Proprietary connectorMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputProprietary TV-outMicro-B USB - MHL
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedSupported
Other functionsApple iPhone 5S 64GBSamsung Galaxy S4 LTE GT-i9505 64GB
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedYes / No
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (front-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Gold
- Touch ID
- Oleophobic coating
- Simultaneous HD video and image recording
- FaceTime
- Siri natural language
- AirDrop file sharing
- iCloud cloud service
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: White Frost, Black Mist
- Dual Shot camera
- USB On-The-Go 1.3
- mDNIe
- WiFi dual-band
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
- S-Voice
- Group Play
- Smart Stay eye tracking
- Dropbox (50GB)
Power supply and autonomyApple iPhone 5S 64GBSamsung Galaxy S4 LTE GT-i9505 64GB
Battery technologyLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity1560 mAh2600 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time600 minutes | 10 hours | 0.4 day1020 minutes | 17 hours | 0.7 day
Standby15000 minutes | 250 hours | 10.4 days21000 minutes | 350 hours | 14.6 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Apple iPhone 5S 64GBSamsung Galaxy S4 LTE GT-i9505 64GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia1.12 W/Kg (head) | 1.18 W/Kg (body)feature not registered
SAR European Union, UK1 W/Kg (head) | 0.8 W/Kg (body)feature not registered

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