Difference between Apple iPhone 5S and Samsung Galaxy S9: specifications

Difference between the Apple iPhone 5S smartphone and the Samsung Galaxy S9 mobile, with the technical details, but also the respective performances. The first phone is operating with the Apple A7 processor, which has 2 cores, 2 threads, an energy-efficient frequency of 1,3 GHz, a high-performance frequency of 1,3 GHz. The second is working with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor, with 8 cores, 8 threads, its initial frequency is 1,9 GHz, its maximum frequency is 2,8 GHz.


Smartphone Apple iPhone 5S Samsung Galaxy S9
Release date Q3 2013 Q1 2018
Dimensions 4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 in 5.81 x 2.70 x 0.33 in
Weight 3.95 oz 5.75 oz
Body Front glass,
aluminum body
Front & back glass,
aluminum frame
Screen size, colours 4 inches, 16M colors 5.8 inches, 16M colors
Screen type LED-backlit IPS LCD Super AMOLED
Resolution 640 x 1136 pixels 1440 x 2960 pixels
Screen ratio 16:9 18.5:9
Density 326 ppi 570 ppi
Operating system iOS 7 Android 8.0
Processor Apple A7 Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
Lithography 28 nm 10 nm FinFET LPP
Cores 2 8
Threads 2 8
High-performance cores 2x Cyclone @1.3 GHz 4x Cortex-A75 @2.8 GHz
Energy-efficient cores NA 4x Cortex-A55 @1.9 GHz
GPU PowerVR G6430 Adreno 630
Memory 1 GB RAM 4 GB RAM
Storage 16 / 64 GB 64 / 256 GB
Memory card NA Up to 400 GB
Camera 8 MP, f/2.2, 29mm 12 MP, f/1.5-2.4, 26mm
Front camera 1.2 MP, f/2.4, 31mm 8 MP, f/1.7, 25mm
Video 1080p30,
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
USB 2.0 3.1, Type-C 1.0
Battery capacity 1,560 mAh 3,000 mAh
Battery type Non-removable Li-Po Non-removable Li-Ion
Versatile use autonomy ~ 10 hours ~ 11 hours and 10 minutes
DxOMark 68 NA
AnTuTu 65,000 261,900
Geekbench 4 single core 1,210 2,329
Geekbench 4 multi-core 2,076 8,476
Price $125 $599
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We can thus compare easily the technical specifications between these two smartphones. The Samsung Galaxy S9 smartphone has a bigger number of cores, the maximum frequency of the Samsung Galaxy S9 is higher. The Samsung Galaxy S9 was released after.

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