Compare Apple iPhone 5s vs Samsung Galaxy Alpha

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy Alpha's Screen Size is 14.0% more
  • Samsung Galaxy Alpha has 50.0% more Internal Storage
  • RAM of Samsung Galaxy Alpha's is 50.0% more than Apple iPhone 5s
 
Apple iPhone 5s
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
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Spec Score 
100 /100
97 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
83 Value For Money Score
71 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4 inch 4.7 inch   
Screen Resolution
1136 x 640 pixels 1280 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD AMOLED   
Pixel Density
326 PPI 312.5 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass -   
Bezel Less
No -   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Apple A series Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
1.3GHz 1.8GHz   
Processor
Apple A7 Exynos 5430   
Processor Type
Dual-Core Quad-Core   
RAM
1GB 2GB   
Graphics
PowerVR G6430 Mali-T628 MP6   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
8MP 12MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No -   
Front Camera Resolution
1.2MP 2.1MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No -   
Camera Details
Simultaneous HD Video & Image Recording, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR Dual Camera, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face & Smile Detection, Panorama, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) 4K Video Recording (2160p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, Dual Tone LED Flash Autofocus, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
iOS Android   
OS Version
iOS 7 Android 4.4 KitKat   
OS Detail
- TouchWiz UI   
OS Upgradable To
- -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Apple Lightning Connector Micro USB   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, GPS Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Gyroscope -   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 132.4 x 65.5 x 6.7   
Weight
112 grams 115 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, WiFi Calling 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Gold, Silver, Space Grey Black, Frosted Gold, Sieek Silver   
Build Material
Metal Unibody Metal, Polycarbonate   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
1 year manufacturer warranty for device and in-box accessories including batteries from the date of purchase -   
Body SAR
1.18W/kg -   
Head SAR
1.12W/kg -   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual -   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
11.5GB 25.58GB   
Card Slot
No No   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
- -   
OTG Support
Yes, Compatible through accompanying apps (SanDisk iXpand, Strontium Nitro iDrive) -   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Single   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Nano SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- -   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
- No   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900, CDMA 800 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - A1533 (CDMA), A1453 -   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - A1533 (GSM), A1453, CDMA2000 1xEV-DO - A1533 (CDMA), A1453, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - A1457, A1530 -   
4G Bands
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 8(900), 13(700), 17(700), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900) - A1533 GSM, A1533 CDMA, LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 8(900), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850) - A1453, LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) - A1457, LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300) - A1530 -   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
1560mAh 1860mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No Yes   
Wireless Charging
- -   
Fast Charging
No -   

Apple iPhone 5s vs Samsung Galaxy Alpha Specs

Specs
Apple iPhone 5sSamsung Galaxy Alpha  
Screen Size 4 inch4.7 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 8MP12MP  
RAM 1GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 1560mAh1860mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 1.2MP2.1MP  

Apple iPhone 5s Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Touch ID helps to keep the phone secure
  • Good Rear Camera
  • Compact size helps for one handed use
The Bad
  • Battery Life could have been better
  • Ageing hardware now, launched in 2013

Samsung Galaxy Alpha Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Crisp and vivid AMOLED display with 312PPI
  • Good performance for average usage thanks to the 2GB RAM
  • 12MP rear camera can shoot videos up to 4k
  • 4G LTE support
The Bad
  • Average battery backup
  • No storage expansion option
  • Runs on outdated Android 4.4 KitKat with no hope of update from Samsung

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This page helps you compare Apple iPhone 5s with Samsung Galaxy Alpha. When you see Apple iPhone 5s Vs Samsung Galaxy Alpha comparison on Pricebaba, watch-out for the specifications of these phones and also the VFM score. With Pricebaba’s Value For Money Score, you can know how Apple iPhone 5s stands against Samsung Galaxy Alpha and which one you should buy. The best price of Apple iPhone 5s is currently Rs. 17,350. The lowest price for Samsung Galaxy Alpha is Rs. 34,999. The prices for both these products were updated November 18, 2017.
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