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Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900A) vs Google Pixel 6 (GR1YH 256GB)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Google Pixel 6 phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Google Pixel 6 XSamsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900A)11Points
Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900A)
5.1"
AMOLED

1080x1920

16
MP

2.1mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2800
mAh

(Removable)

vs
23PointsGoogle Pixel 6 (GR1YH 256GB)Compare Samsung Galaxy S5 X
Google Pixel 6 (GR1YH 256GB)
6.4"
AMOLED

1080x2400

50
MP

8mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4614
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Google Pixel 6 (GR1YH 256GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Galaxy S5 (SM-G900A)11 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900A)vsPixel 6 (GR1YH 256GB)23 Advantages Google Pixel 6 (GR1YH 256GB)
+Until 128GB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsNot supported
+145 grams (5.08 ounces)43%
Lighter
vs207 grams (7.25 ounces)
+8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)10%
Thinner
vs8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsAMOLED
+432 PPI5%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs411 PPI
+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Heart rateAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+HumidityAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+TemperatureAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
vsLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
vsType-C reversible connector
2.5GHz 32bit Quad-Corevs+2.8GHz 64bit Octa-Core44%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2GB LPDDR3vs+8GB LPDDR53 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
16GB (10GB available)vs+256GB (220GB available)21 times
More internal storage for applications and files
eMMC 5.0vs+UFS 3.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
Plastic body, glass frontvs+Aluminum frame, glass front/backAdvantage
More resistant material
1080x1920 pixelsvs+1080x2400 pixels25%
Higher resolution screen
5.1"vs+6.4"25%
Larger screen
(back) 16MPvs+(dual camera) 50MP + 12MP3 times
Higher resolution main camera
LED flashvs+Dual-LED flashAdvantage
The Dual-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
EIS: Digital stabilizationvs+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
HDR photo/video only main cameravs+HDR photo/video on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
1/2.6" inchesvs+1/1.31" inches98%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
f/2.2 (aperture)vs+f/1.9 (aperture)16%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
(front) 2.1MPvs+(front) 8MP3 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallowvs+Android 13Advantage
Android 13 is newer and safer
4G LTEvs+5G SA/NSAAdvantage
The 5G SA/NSA network is newer and faster
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs+(5G SA/NSA) 2000 Mbps12 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
2800 mAhvs+4614 mAh65%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
vs+1 slot (Single-SIM) + e-SIM (Eletronic)Advantage
You can have more mobile carriers/operators on the same device.
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOvs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6/6E (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz, 6Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6/6E (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz, 6Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
4.0 + A2DPvs+5.2 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.2 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
MicroUSB 3.0, USB OTG On-The-Govs+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
MicroUSB 3.0, USB OTG On-The-Govs+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.

25 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus
BSI sensor
4K UHD (3840x2160)
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
Capacitive
+18 specs and more in the table below

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📱 Model features

Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900A)Google Pixel 6 (GR1YH 256GB)
ModelGalaxy S5 (SM-G900A)Pixel 6 (GR1YH 256GB)
Other model namesAT&T Galaxy S5 (4G LTE), Samsung PacificPixel 6 GR1YH (NTT Docomo, KDDI)
Country or region availableUSA
USA
Japan
Japan
BrandSamsungGoogle
Release date4/11/201410/28/2021, Announced: 10/19/2021
Depth8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)72.5 x 142 millimeters (2.85 x 5.59 in)74.8 x 158.6 millimeters (2.94 x 6.24 in)
Weight145 grams (5.08 ounces)207 grams (7.25 ounces)
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersIP67 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1 meter and 30minIP68 certified: water-resistant up to 1.5 meters for 30min and dust-resistant

🤖 Operating System

Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900A)Google Pixel 6 (GR1YH 256GB)
System versionAndroid 4.4.2 KitKatAndroid 12
Firmware updateAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowAndroid 13
User Interfacefeature not registeredfeature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900A)Google Pixel 6 (GR1YH 256GB)
Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974-AC (28nm)64bit - Google Tensor (5nm)
CPUQuad-Core, 1 processor:
2.5GHz Quad-Core Krait 400
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.8GHz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-X1
2.25GHz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A78
1.8GHz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A55
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 330 578MhzARM Mali-G78 MP20
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredAnTuTu: 678267 (v9)

💽 Memory and storage

Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900A)Google Pixel 6 (GR1YH 256GB)
RAM memory2GB LPDDR38GB LPDDR5
Internal storage16GB (10GB available)
eMMC 5.0
256GB (220GB available)
UFS 3.1
External storageUntil 128GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported

📲 Display

Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900A)Google Pixel 6 (GR1YH 256GB)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDAMOLED
Screen size5.1" inches6.4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~69.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~83.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels1080x2400 pixels (20:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)432 PPI411 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass Victus
Refresh ratefeature not registered90Hz
Display featuresfeature not registeredHDR10+
Always-On Display

📶 Mobile networks

Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900A)Google Pixel 6 (GR1YH 256GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF) + e-SIM
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps2000/1024 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G, 5G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
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 850/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 17)LTE Cat24 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNot supportedSA/NSA/Sub6 (1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 12, 14, 20, 25, 28, 30, 38, 40, 41, 48, 66, 71, 77, 78)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSA
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedUMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat24 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48)
VoLTE
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSA

📷 Camera

Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900A)Google Pixel 6 (GR1YH 256GB)
Back camera (main camera)16 megapixels(dual camera)
50 megapixels
12MP ultrawidef/2.217mm114°1.25µm
Main camera resolution5312x2988 pixels8160x6120 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fps
FlashLED flashDual-LED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length31mm lens25mm lens
Sensor size1/2.6" inches1/1.31" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.2µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRHDR photo/video only main cameraHDR photo/video on both cameras
Camera extrasfeature not registered1080p@240fps

📸 Front camera

Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900A)Google Pixel 6 (GR1YH 256GB)
Front camera (secondary)2.1 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution1920x1080 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length22mm lens24mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900A)Google Pixel 6 (GR1YH 256GB)
LoudspeakerSupportedStereo sound
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC

🔌 Connectivity

Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900A)Google Pixel 6 (GR1YH 256GB)
USBMicroUSB 3.0, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C reversible connector
TV outputMicro-B USB MHL-2USB Type-C (reversible)
Bluetooth4.0 + A2DP5.2 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6/6E (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz, 6Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNASupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSS
NFCSupportedSupported
Infrared portSupportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900A)Google Pixel 6 (GR1YH 256GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
ANT+
Barometer
Compass
Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)
Gesture
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Heart rate
Humidity
Proximity sensor
Temperature
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Barometer
Compass
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900A)Google Pixel 6 (GR1YH 256GB)
Battery typeLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity2800 mAh4614 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging30W Fast battery charging
Reverse charging USB between devices
21W WPC/Qi Wireless charging
Reverse wireless charging between devices
USB Power Delivery 3.0
Talk time autonomy21 hoursfeature not registered
Standby960 hours (40 days)feature not registered

➕ Other features

Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900A)Google Pixel 6 (GR1YH 256GB)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
MessagingSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous- Colors: Black, White, Blue, Gold
- Dual Shot camera (video + photo)
- Download Booster (LTE + WiFi)
- Colors: Stormy Black, Sorta Seafoam, Kinda Coral

☢️ Radiation rate

Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900A)Google Pixel 6 (GR1YH 256GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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