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Nexus 5 vs Samsung Galaxy S4, who won.?

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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, 3264×2448 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

Features Nexus 5 Samsung galaxy S4
2G Network GSM 850/900/1800/1900  GSM 850/900/1800/1900
3G Network HSDPA 800/850/1700/1900/2100  HSDPA 850/900/1900/2100
4G Network LTE 700/800/850/1700/1900/2100
Availability 2013 OCT Announced 14 MAR 2013
Weight 130 g  130 g
DISPLAY Type True HD IPS capacitive touch screen, 16M colors   Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen, 16M colors
Screen Size 1080×1920 mm
(~445 ppi pixel density)
1080×1920 mm
(~441 ppi pixel density)
Multi Touch YES YES
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Corning Gorilla glass 2
Loudspeaker   3.5 mm   3.5 mm
Memory Card slot NO microSD, up to 64 GB
Internal memory 16 GB / 32 GB storage 16 GB / 32 GB storage
RAM   2 GB Ram 2 GB Ram
Speed HSDPA, 42 Mbps; HSDPA, 21 Mbps, LTE HSDPA, 42.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps, LTE
Wi-Fi 802.11, a, b, n, n 5GHz, ac, dual band, Wi-Fi 802.11, a, b, n, n 5GHz, ac
Bluetooth YES, 4.0 LE YES, v4.0 with, A2DP
Camera features Face 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 Camera 8 MP, 3264×2448 pixels, LED flash 13 MP, 4128×3096 pixels
FRONT camera 1.3 MP 2 MP
Dimensions 137.9×69.2×8.6 mm 136.6×69.8×8.9 mm
Video recording [email protected] HD 1920×[email protected] HD
OS Android 4.4(kitkat) Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8973 Snapdragon 800 APQ8064T0 Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T0
CPU Quad-core 2.3 GHz Krait 400 Quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A15 & quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7
GPU Adreno 300 PowerVR SGX 544MP3
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Thermometer, Humidity
Browser HTML5 HTML5
GPS GPS, A-GPS, Glonass GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
SIM slot Micro SIM Micro SIM
BATTERY non-removable Li-Ion
2,300 mAh battery
non-removable Li-Ion
2,600 mAh battery
NFC Yes Yes


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, 3264×2448 pixels with LED flash and the camera of S4 is 13 MP, 4128×3096 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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