Compare Samsung Galaxy J7+ vs Apple iPhone 5S: Price, Specs, Review

Difference between the Samsung Galaxy J7+ smartphone and the Apple iPhone 5S mobile, with the technical details, but also the respective performances. The first phone is operating with the MediaTek Helio P20 processor, which has 8 cores, 8 threads, an energy-efficient frequency of 1,6 GHz, a high-performance frequency of 2,3 GHz. The second is working with the Apple A7 processor, with 2 cores, 2 threads, its initial frequency is 1,3 GHz, its maximum frequency is 1,3 GHz.


Smartphone Samsung Galaxy J7+ Apple iPhone 5S
Model version(s) Samsung SM-C710F A1453, A1457, A1518, A1528, A1530, A1533
Release date Q3 2017 Q3 2013
Dimensions 6.00 x 2.94 x 0.31 in 4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 in
Weight 6.34 oz 3.95 oz
Body Aluminum alloy Front glass,
aluminum body
Screen size, colours 5.5 inches, 16M colors 4 inches, 16M colors
Screen type Super AMOLED LED-backlit IPS LCD
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels 640 x 1136 pixels
Screen ratio 18.5:9 16:9
Density 407 ppi 326 ppi
Operating system Android 7.1.1 iOS 7
Processor MediaTek Helio P20 Apple A7
Lithography 16 nm FFC 28 nm
Cores 8 2
Threads 8 2
High-performance cores 4x Cortex-A53 @2.3 GHz 2x Cyclone @1.3 GHz
Energy-efficient cores 4x Cortex-A53 @1.6 GHz
GPU Mali-T880 MP2 PowerVR G6430
Memory 4 GB RAM 1 GB RAM
Storage 32 GB 16 / 64 GB
Memory card Up to 256 GB
Camera 13MP, f/1.7
5 MP
8 MP, f/2.2, 29mm
Video 1080p30 1080p30,
Front camera 16 MP, f/1.9 1.2 MP, f/2.4, 31mm
Front video 1080p30 720p30
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE 4.0, A2DP
USB 2.0 2.0
Battery capacity 3,000 mAh 1,560 mAh
Battery type Non-removable Li-Ion Non-removable Li-Po
Versatile use autonomy ~ 8 hours and 30 minutes ~ 10 hours
Head SAR value (US) 1.18 W/kg
Body SAR value (US) 1.18 W/kg
DxOMark 68
AnTuTu 60,000 65,000
Geekbench 4 single core 744 1,210
Geekbench 4 multi-core 3,274 2,076
Rating 3.7 / 5 3.4 / 5
Number of reviews 29 5,389
Price $255 $125
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We can thus compare easily the technical specifications between these two smartphones. The Samsung Galaxy J7+ smartphone has a bigger number of cores, the maximum frequency of the Samsung Galaxy J7+ is higher. The Samsung Galaxy J7+ has a more recent release date.

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Performance comparison between the Samsung Galaxy J7+ phone and the Apple iPhone 5S. For this purpose, we are looking at the respective scores on AnTuTu and Geekbench 4.

Geekbench 4:

Processor Geekbench 4 – Multi-core & single core score – Android 64-bit & iOS 64-bit
Samsung Galaxy J7+  744
Apple iPhone 5S  1,210

This graph shows us the difference in power between these two phones. For each value, it is an average based on 250 data generated in the benchmark platform.

On the single-core side, there is a difference of 63%. In multi-core, the gap is 58%.


Processor AnTuTu – Score – Android 64-bit & iOS 64-bit
Apple iPhone 5S  65,000
Samsung Galaxy J7+  60,000

AnTuTu is probably the most popular benchmark application in the world to test the power of a mobile device.

The difference between these two results is 8%.