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Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900V vs Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900V vs Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A phones. Which is the best phone?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S5 X00Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900V
Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900V
5.1"
AMOLED

1080x1920

16
MP

2.1mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2800
mAh

(Removable)

vs
Compare Samsung Galaxy S5 X00Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A
Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A
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-G900A

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!


00 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900V
Galaxy S5 SM-G900VvsGalaxy S5 SM-G900A

00 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A
Galaxy S5 SM-G900AvsGalaxy S5 SM-G900V

54 Common items in both devices
2.5Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
2GB LPDDR3
16GB (10GB user available)
Until 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
145 grams (5.08 ounces)
8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Super AMOLED
16 million
1080x1920 pixels
432 PPI
5.1"
(back) 16MP
LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
BSI sensor
HDR photo/video only main camera
1/2.6" inches
f/2.2 (aperture)
(front) 2.1MP
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G LTE
150 Mbps
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Temperature
Humidity
Heart rate
2800 mAh
Li-Ion (Removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
Micro-B USB - MHL-2
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNA
4.0 version A2DP
NFC
MicroUSB 3.0
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 3
Waterproof (IPxx certified)
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900VSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A
BrandSamsungSamsung
ModelGalaxy S5 SM-G900VGalaxy S5 SM-G900A
Also known asVerizon Samsung Galaxy S5 4G LTE, Samsung PacificAT&T Samsung Galaxy S5 4G LTE, Samsung Pacific
Country or region where it's soldUSAUSA
Release dateApril, 2014April, 2014
Depth8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Size (width x height)72.5 x 142 millimeters (2.85 x 5.59 in)72.5 x 142 millimeters (2.85 x 5.59 in)
Weight145 grams (5.08 ounces)145 grams (5.08 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersWaterproof (IPxx certified)Waterproof (IPxx certified)
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900VSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A
Operating systemAndroid 4.4.2 KitKatAndroid 4.4.2 KitKat
Firmware updateAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
HardwareSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900VSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974-AC (28nm)32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974-AC (28nm)
CPU processor2.5Ghz Quad-Core Krait 4002.5Ghz Quad-Core Krait 400
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 330 578MhzQualcomm Adreno 330 578Mhz
RAM memory2GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (10GB user available)16GB (10GB user available)
External storageUntil 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900VSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A
Display typeSuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size5.1" inches5.1" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~69.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~69.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels1080x1920 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)432 PPI432 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900VSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
UMTS 850/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4 700/1700 (Bands 4,13)LTE Cat4 700/850/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,17)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, 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/upload150/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900VSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A
MessagingSMS (Swype), 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 / back cameraSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900VSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A
Main camera16 megapixels16 megapixels
Main camera resolution5312x2988 pixels5312x2988 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length31mm lens31mm lens
Sensor size1/2.6" inches1/2.6" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.12µm 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 sensorSupportedSupported
HDRHDR photo/video only main cameraHDR photo/video only main camera
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900VSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A
Front camera2.1 megapixels2.1 megapixels
Front camera resolution1920x1080 pixels1920x1080 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)f/2.4 (aperture)
Focal length22mm lens22mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900VSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900VSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A
USBMicroUSB 3.0MicroUSB 3.0
TV outputMicro-B USB - MHL-2Micro-B USB - MHL-2
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portSupportedSupported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900VSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A
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
Barometer
Fingerprint
Temperature
Humidity
Gesture
Heart rate
Hall effect
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Temperature
Humidity
Gesture
Heart rate
Hall effect
Other features- 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
- 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 S5 SM-G900VSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity2800 mAh2800 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time1740 minutes | 29 hours | 1.2 days1260 minutes | 21 hours | 0.9 day
Standby57600 minutes | 960 hours | 40 days57600 minutes | 960 hours | 40 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900VSamsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered