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Summary
72%
73%
Display

5.1" (Large)

Full HD, Very Sharp

4.7" (Medium)

HD, Sharp screen

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

1.9 GHz + 1.3 GHz, 2 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

1.8 GHz + 1.3 GHz, 2 GB RAM

Storage

16 GB

128 GB (Expandable)

32 GB

Non-expandable

Camera

16 MP (Main)

2 MP (Front)

12 MP (Main)

2.1 MP (Front)

Battery

2800 mAh

21 h talktime (2G)

1860 mAh

11 h talktime (3G)

Expert Rating

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User Rating

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3.7/5 based on 8,407 ratings

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3.8/5 based on 569 ratings

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General
Launch Date

March 27, 2014 (Official)

Operating System

Android v4.4.2 (Kitkat)

Android v4.4.4 (Kitkat)

Custom UI

TouchWiz UI

SIM Slot(s)

Single SIM, GSM

Single SIM, GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Micro

SIM1: Nano

Network

4G: No, 3G: Yes, 2G: Yes

4G: Yes (supports Indian bands)
3G: Yes, 2G: Yes

Fingerprint Sensor

Quick Charging

No

No

Design
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Dimensions

Height: 142 mm
Width: 72.5 mm
Thickness: 8.1 mm

Height: 132.4 mm
Width: 65.5 mm
Thickness: 6.7 mm

Weight

145 grams

115 grams

Build Material

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Colours

Waterproof

Splash proof, IP67

Ruggedness

Dust proof,

Display
Very Good
Very Good
Screen Resolution

Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels)

HD (720 x 1280 pixels)

Pixel Density

432 ppi

312 ppi

Display Type

Super AMOLED

Super AMOLED

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v3

Corning Gorilla Glass v4

Touch Screen

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio

69.49 %

70.06 %

Performance
Good
Good
Chipset

Samsung Exynos 5 5422

Samsung Exynos 5 Octa 5430

Processor

Octa core (1.9 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A15 + 1.3 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A7)

Octa core (1.8 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A15 + 1.3 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A7)

Architecture

64 bit

Graphics

Mali-T628 MP6

Mali-T628 MP6

RAM

2 GB

2 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

16 GB

32 GB

Expandable Memory

Up to 128 GB

No

USB OTG Support

Camera
Average
Good
Main Camera
Resolution

16 MP Primary Camera

12 MP Primary Camera

Autofocus

Assist Beam autofocus

Aperture

2.6 F

Optical Image Stabilisation

No

Flash

LED Flash

LED Flash

Image Resolution

5312 x 2988 Pixels

4000 x 3000 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Simultaneous HD video and image recording, Touch to focus

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Smile detection, Touch to focus

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 60 fps, 1280x720 @ 120 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 60 fps, 1280x720 @ 120 fps

Video Recording Features

Dual Video Recording

Front Camera
Resolution

2 MP Front Camera

2.1 MP Front Camera

Autofocus

No

Flash

No

No

Battery
Very Good
Good
Capacity

2800 mAh

1860 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

Standby Time

Up to 390 Hours(2G)

Up to 350 Hours(3G)

Wireless Charging

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Micro

SIM1: Nano

SIM 1

3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

SAR Value

Head: 1.2 W/kg, Body: 1.58 W/kg

Head: 1.18 W/kg, Body: 0.75 W/kg

Bluetooth

v4.0

v4.0

GPS

with A-GPS, Glonass

with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

USB Connectivity

USB 3.0, Mass storage device, microUSB

microUSB 2.0

Mobile High-Definition Link(MHL)

Multimedia
FM Radio

No

Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Front

Heart Rate Monitor

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

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Related Questions

  • WhetherSamsung Galaxy Alpha is a better phone than iPhone 5S?

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    Answered By Vijay Lata | 2 months ago
    Samsung Galaxy Alpha vs Apple IPhone 5s 32GB

    Both the phones have their pros and cons,lets analyze:-
    Advantages of Samsung Galaxy Alpha:-
    1.Octa Core CPU:-More cores result in better parallelism, meaning more tasks can be processed in parallel without slowing down the User Interface
    2.Faster CPU:-Faster CPU means more smooth experience.
    3.More RAM:-More RAM means more applications can run at the same time, which makes the device faster.
    4.Bigger Screen:-Reading, browsing internet and watching movies is more pleasing experience on a bigger screen.
    5.Better Screen Resolution:- More resolution means sharper and crisper screen.
    6.Slimmer:-Slimmer devices are easier to carry .
    7.Better Camera Resolution:- More resolution generally means better picture quality, though it's not always necessary.
    8.Bigger Battery:-It can generally last more time.
    Advantages of Apple iPhone 5S 
    1.Has Fingerprint Sensor:-Fingerprint sensor support allows you to quickly unlock your device using your fingerprint.

    Verdict - In my opinion, Samsung Galaxy Alpha is better overall performance and price ,if you need fingerprint sensor and if you are brand conscious  you can go for Apple iPhone 5S  .
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  • What is the current price of Galaxy S5?

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    Answered By Velan Gandhi | 4 months ago
    The best price is Rs. 14,999 and available on flipkartSamsung Galaxy S5 16GB
  • samsung s5 is fast charging?

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    Answered By Haroon Sen | 10 months ago
    No. it does not support fast charging. 
  • DoesSamsung Galaxy Alpha support VoLTE?

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    Answered By Arun Rangarajan | 5 months ago
    Yes, Galaxy Alpha supports VoLTE. I use my Jio SIM in my Galaxy Alpha.
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    Answered By montu6855 | 1 months ago
    Yes, Galaxy S5  support 4k video....
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