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Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 4G SM-J5108 vs Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900M

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 4G SM-J5108 vs Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900M phones. Which is the best phone?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S5 X10Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 4G SM-J5108
Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 4G SM-J5108
5.2"
AMOLED

720x1280

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3100
mAh

(Removable)

vs
Compare Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 X21Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900M
Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900M
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 S5 SM-G900M

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!


10 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 4G SM-J5108
Galaxy J5 2016 4G SM-J5108vsGalaxy S5 SM-G900M
 10%10%
+More internal storage for applications and files
16GB (11GB 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
 2%2%
+Larger screen
5.2"vs5.1"
Advantage
+The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
LED flash on both camerasvsLED flash
 16%16%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.9 (aperture)vsf/2.2 (aperture)
 143%100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 5 megapixelsvs(front) 2.1 megapixels
 11%11%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3100 mAhvs2800 mAh
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FM with RDSvsNot supported
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.1 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.1 version A2DPvs4.0 version A2DP

21 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900M
Galaxy S5 SM-G900MvsGalaxy J5 2016 4G SM-J5108
 72%72%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.5Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs1.2Ghz 64bit Quad-Core
 10%10%
+Lighter
145 grams (5.08 ounces)vs159 grams (5.57 ounces)
 125%100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x1920 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 53%53%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
432 PPIvs282 PPI
 24%24%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 16 megapixelsvs(back) 13 megapixels
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
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
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
FingerprintvsNot 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
+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 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
MicroUSB 3.0vsMicroUSB 2.0
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

23 Common items in both devices
2GB LPDDR3
8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Super AMOLED
16 million
Only digital zoom
HDR photo only main camera / HDR photo/video only main camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G LTE
150 Mbps
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Li-Ion (Removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
NFC
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ 15 COMMON ITEMS

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy J5 2016 4G SM-J5108Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900M
BrandSamsungSamsung
ModelGalaxy J5 2016 4G SM-J5108Galaxy S5 SM-G900M
Also known asGalaxy J5 SM-J5108 Dual-Sim, Galaxy J5-6Vodafone Samsung Galaxy S5 4G LTE, Samsung Pacific
Country or region where it's soldChinaHong KongLatin AmericaBrazil
Release dateMarch, 2016April, 2014
Depth8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Size (width x height)72.3 x 145.8 millimeters (2.85 x 5.74 in)72.5 x 142 millimeters (2.85 x 5.59 in)
Weight159 grams (5.57 ounces)145 grams (5.08 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWaterproof (IPxx certified)
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 4G SM-J5108Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900M
Operating systemAndroid 5.1.1 LollipopAndroid 4.4.2 KitKat
Firmware updateAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
HardwareSamsung Galaxy J5 2016 4G SM-J5108Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900M
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916 (28nm)32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974-AC (28nm)
CPU processor1.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A532.5Ghz Quad-Core Krait 400
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 306 450MhzQualcomm Adreno 330 578Mhz
RAM memory2GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (11GB user available)
eMMC 4.5
16GB (10GB user available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy J5 2016 4G SM-J5108Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900M
Display typeSuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size5.2" inches5.1" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~70.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~69.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 5-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution720x1280 pixels1080x1920 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)282 PPI432 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy J5 2016 4G SM-J5108Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900M
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100, TD-SCDMA 1900/2000UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4 1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,7)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,39,40,41)
LTE Cat4 700/850/1700/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,4,5,7,17)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy J5 2016 4G SM-J5108Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900M
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 camera / Back cameraSamsung Galaxy J5 2016 4G SM-J5108Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900M
Main camera13 megapixels16 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels5312x2988 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flash on both camerasLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered31mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.6" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo/video only main camera
Front camera / Secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy J5 2016 4G SM-J5108Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900M
Front camera5 megapixels2.1 megapixels
Front camera resolution2592x1944 pixels1920x1080 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashLEDNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.4 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered22mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy J5 2016 4G SM-J5108Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900M
RadioFM with RDSNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy J5 2016 4G SM-J5108Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900M
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 3.0
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB - MHL-2
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.1 version A2DP4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedSupported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy J5 2016 4G SM-J5108Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900M
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Temperature
Humidity
Gesture
Heart rate
Hall effect
Other features- Colors: White, Black, Gold, Rose Gold
- Samsung TouchWiz UX
- ANT+ support
- 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 J5 2016 4G SM-J5108Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900M
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity3100 mAh2800 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time1260 minutes | 21 hours | 0.9 day1260 minutes | 21 hours | 0.9 day
Standbyfeature not registered57600 minutes | 960 hours | 40 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 4G SM-J5108Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900M
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered1.24 W/Kg (head) | 1.58 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UK0.579 W/Kg (head) | 0.594 W/Kg (body)0.658 W/Kg (head) | 0.359 W/Kg (body)