Nexus 5 vs Samsung Galaxy S4, who won.?

LG-Nexus-5-mockupAs recently few days back the most attractive smart phone Nexus 5 has launched as the many rumors, leaked video, images and news were popped out. The Nexus 5 has come true with all the new features of the people expectations. As expected the Nexus 5 has rolled out with Android 4.4 kitkat, the screen is of True HD IPS capacitive touch screen with the screen size of 1080×1920 mm (~445 ppi pixel density) the display of the Nexus is protected with
the Corning Gorilla Glass 3. When coming to the RAM it has 2 GB RAM with Quad-core 2.3 GHz Krait 400, the camera is a bit 
depressive it has 8 MP, 3264x2448 pixels, LED flash.

we are now here with all the official features of Nexus 5, will Nexus 5 takeover Samsung Galaxy S4. Let us have the full comparison of both smartphones.

Nexus 5 vs Samsung Galaxy S4

FeaturesNexus 5Samsung galaxy S4
2G NetworkGSM 850/900/1800/1900 GSM 850/900/1800/1900
3G NetworkHSDPA 800/850/1700/1900/2100 HSDPA 850/900/1900/2100
4G NetworkLTE 700/800/850/1700/1900/2100
Availability2013 OCTAnnounced 14 MAR 2013
Weight130 g 130 g
DISPLAY TypeTrue HD IPS capacitive touch screen, 16M colors  Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen, 16M colors
Screen Size1080×1920 mm
(~445 ppi pixel density)
1080×1920 mm
(~441 ppi pixel density)
Multi TouchYESYES
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 3Corning Gorilla glass 2
Loudspeaker  3.5 mm  3.5 mm
Memory Card slotNOmicroSD, up to 64 GB
Internal memory16 GB / 32 GB storage16 GB / 32 GB storage
RAM  2 GB Ram2 GB Ram
SpeedHSDPA, 42 Mbps; HSDPA, 21 Mbps, LTEHSDPA, 42.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps, LTE
Wi-Fi802.11, a, b, n, n 5GHz, ac, dual band, Wi-Fi802.11, a, b, n, n 5GHz, ac
BluetoothYES, 4.0 LEYES, v4.0 with, A2DP
Camera featuresFace detection, Auto focus, Touch to focus, Geo tagging,Back-illuminated sensor (BSI), Auto focus, Touch to focus, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Smile detection, Exposure compensation, White balance presets, Digital zoom, Geo tagging, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama, Scenes, Effects, Self-timer, Voice activation
Connectivity Micro USB v2.0
standard microUSB
Micro USB v2.0
REAR Camera8 MP, 3264x2448 pixels, LED flash13 MP, 4128x3096 pixels
FRONT camera1.3 MP2 MP
Dimensions137.9×69.2×8.6 mm136.6×69.8×8.9 mm
Video recording1080p@30fps HD1920×1080p@30fps HD
OSAndroid 4.4(kitkat)Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
ChipsetQualcomm MSM8973 Snapdragon 800 APQ8064T0Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T0
CPUQuad-core 2.3 GHz Krait 400Quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A15 & quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7
GPUAdreno 300PowerVR SGX 544MP3
SensorsAccelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometerAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Thermometer, Humidity
GPSGPS, A-GPS, GlonassGPS, A-GPS, Glonass
SIM slotMicro SIMMicro SIM
BATTERYnon-removable Li-Ion
2,300 mAh battery
non-removable Li-Ion
2,600 mAh battery


Operating System:

The new Nexus 5 has an operating system of newly launched android 4.4v (kitkat), as the Samsung galaxy S4 has an operating system of Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean). So the Nexus 5 has the new software appearance and new updates.


Both the smartphones ave the RAM of 2GB

Screen Size:

The screen size of the Nexus 5 is 1080×1920 mm (~445 ppi pixel density) and S4 is 1080×1920 mm (~441 ppi pixel density), the screen size of both the smartphones is same but the pixel density is a bit higher than S4.


Nexus 5 and Galaxy S4 are available with an internal storage of 16 GB and 32 GB, while as coming to the external storage the S4 has external storage up to 64 GB but the Nexus has no external storage, the Nexus is a step back in the memory storage.


Coming to camera the Rear camera of Nexus 5 is 8 MP, 3264x2448 pixels with LED flash and the camera of S4 is 13 MP, 4128x3096 pixels, front camera of Nexus 5 is 1.3 MP and front camera of S4 is 2 MP.


Nexus has non-removable Li-Ion 2,300 mAh battery and S4 has non-removable Li-Ion
2,600 mAh battery.


Both smart phones have the Near Field Connectivity.


By seeing the above whole specifications except the camera, memory storage and battery of the Nexus 5, remaining all other specifications are better than the Galaxy S4. Nexus 5 Win's the war. ;-)
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