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Samsung Galaxy A6+ 2018 SM-A605F 32GB vs Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900V

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy A6+ Plus vs Samsung Galaxy S5 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S5 X18Samsung Galaxy A6+ 2018 SM-A605F 32GB
Samsung Galaxy A6+ 2018 SM-A605F 32GB
6"
AMOLED

1080x2220

16
MP

24.1mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

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Compare Samsung Galaxy A6+ Plus X16Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900V
Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900V
5.1"
AMOLED

1080x1920

16
MP

2.1mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2800
mAh

(Removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy A6+ 2018 SM-A605F 32GB

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! Comment!


18 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A6+ 2018 SM-A605F 32GB
Galaxy A6+ 2018 SM-A605F 32GBvsGalaxy S5 SM-G900V
 19%19%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.5Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
 50%50%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
3GB LPDDR3vs2GB LPDDR3
 120%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
32GB (22GB user available)vs16GB (10GB user available)
 100%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 3%3%
+Thinner
7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)
 16%16%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2220 pixelsvs1080x1920 pixels
 18%18%
+Larger screen
6"vs5.1"
 32%32%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 16MP + 5MPvs(back) 16MP
Advantage
+The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
LED flash on both camerasvsLED flash
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo on both camerasvsHDR photo/video only main camera
 29%29%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.7 (aperture)vsf/2.2 (aperture)
 11 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 24.1MPvs(front) 2.1MP
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
 100%100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face unlockvsNot supported
 25%25%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3500 mAhvs2800 mAh
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FM with RDSvsNot supported
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs4.0 version A2DP

16 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900V
Galaxy S5 SM-G900VvsGalaxy A6+ 2018 SM-A605F 32GB
 32%32%
+Lighter
145 grams (5.08 ounces)vs191 grams (6.69 ounces)
 5%5%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
432 PPIvs411 PPI
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
TemperaturevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
HumidityvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Heart ratevsNot supported
Advantage
+Removable battery can be replaced easily
Li-Ion (Removable)vsLi-Ion (Non removable)
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Micro-B USB - MHL-2vsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
MicroUSB 3.0vsMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 3vsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Waterproof (IPxx certified)vsNot supported

22 Common items in both devices
Super AMOLED
16 million
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A / 4G LTE
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (rear-mounted) / Fingerprint
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy A6+ 2018 SM-A605F 32GBSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900V
ModelGalaxy A6+ 2018 SM-A605F 32GBGalaxy S5 SM-G900V
Also known asGalaxy A6 Plus SM-A605FN Single-sim 3GB/32GBVerizon Samsung Galaxy S5 4G LTE, Samsung Pacific
Country or region availableSouth AfricaUSA
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release dateMay, 2018April, 2014
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Size (width x height)75.7 x 160.2 millimeters (2.98 x 6.31 in)72.5 x 142 millimeters (2.85 x 5.59 in)
Weight191 grams (6.69 ounces)145 grams (5.08 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, front glassfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWaterproof (IPxx certified)
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy A6+ 2018 SM-A605F 32GBSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900V
Operating systemAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 4.4.2 KitKat
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
HardwareSamsung Galaxy A6+ 2018 SM-A605F 32GBSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900V
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SDM450 (14nm)32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974-AC (28nm)
CPU processor1.8Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A532.5Ghz Quad-Core Krait 400
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 506 600MhzQualcomm Adreno 330 578Mhz
RAM memory3GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage32GB (22GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
16GB (10GB user available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy A6+ 2018 SM-A605F 32GBSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900V
Display typeSuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size6" inches5.1" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~75.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~69.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution1080x2220 pixels1080x1920 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)411 PPI432 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy A6+ 2018 SM-A605F 32GBSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900V
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 networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100CDMA2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat6 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,40)
LTE Cat4 700/1700 (Bands 4,13)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, 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/upload300/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy A6+ 2018 SM-A605F 32GBSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900V
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy A6+ 2018 SM-A605F 32GBSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900V
Main camera(dual camera)
16 megapixels
5MP depth sensor (f/1.9 FF)
16 megapixels
Main camera resolution4608x3456 pixels5312x2988 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flash on both camerasLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens31mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.6" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo/video only main camera
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy A6+ 2018 SM-A605F 32GBSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900V
Front camera24.1 megapixels2.1 megapixels
Front camera resolution5664x4248 pixels1920x1080 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashLEDNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/2.4 (aperture)
Focal length27mm lens22mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy A6+ 2018 SM-A605F 32GBSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900V
RadioFM with RDSNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, MKVMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy A6+ 2018 SM-A605F 32GBSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900V
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 3.0
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB - MHL-2
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedSupported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy A6+ 2018 SM-A605F 32GBSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900V
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Temperature
Humidity
Gesture
Heart rate
Hall effect
Other features- Colors: Black, Gold, Blue, Lavender
- Infinity display 18.5:9
- Always-on display
- Dolby Atmos sound (headphones only)
- Samsung Pay
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Blue, Gold
- USB On-The-Go 1.3
- Dual Shot camera (video + photo)
- Download Booster (LTE + WiFi)
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- IP67 certified: dust and water resistant up to 1m and 30min
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy A6+ 2018 SM-A605F 32GBSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900V
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity3500 mAh2800 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time1260 minutes | 21 hours | 0.9 day1740 minutes | 29 hours | 1.2 days
Standbyfeature not registered57600 minutes | 960 hours | 40 days
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy A6+ 2018 SM-A605F 32GBSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900V
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UK0.36 W/Kg (head) | 1.39 W/Kg (body)feature not registered