Compare LG Nexus 5 vs Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) has 5.2 inch Screen Size and LG Nexus 5 has 4.95 inch Screen Size
  • Both LG Nexus 5 and Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) have same Internal Storage
  • RAM of LG Nexus 5 is the same as Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)
 
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Spec Score 
100 /100
91 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
77 Value For Money Score
79 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4.95 inch 5.2 inch   
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels 1280 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD AMOLED   
Pixel Density
445 PPI 282 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 3 -   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
2.3GHz 1.2GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Qualcomm Snapdragon 410   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Quad-Core   
RAM
2GB 2GB   
Graphics
Adreno 330 Adreno 306   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
8MP 13MP   
Front Camera Resolution
1MP 5MP   
Camera Details
Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Photo Sphere, Optical Image Stabilization Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash Autofocus, LED Flash, Front LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 4.4 KitKat Android 6.0 Marshmallow   
OS Detail
- -   
OS Upgradable To
Android 7.0 -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
- GPS, FM Radio   
Dimensions (mm)
69.17 x 137.84 x 8.59 145.8 x 72.3 x 8.1   
Weight
130 grams 159 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Black, White, Red White, Gold, Black   
Build Material
- Metal, Plastic   
Device Warranty
- -   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- 10.8GB   
Card Slot
No Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
- 128GB   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Micro SIM   
SIM 1 Details
- 4G, 3G, 2G, Micro SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- 4G, 3G, 2G, Micro SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2300mAh 3100mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No Yes   
Wireless Charging
Yes -   
Fast Charging
- -   

LG Nexus 5 vs Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) Specs

Specs
LG Nexus 5Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)  
Screen Size 4.95 inch5.2 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 8MP13MP  
RAM 2GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 2300mAh3100mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 1MP5MP  

LG Nexus 5 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Excellent display with accurate colour reproduction
  • Compact size of the smartphone makes it very handy to use
  • Being a Nexus device, guaranteed to be one of the fastest to receive Android updates
  • Butter smooth performance
  • Much improved camera when compared to previous generations of Nexus devices
The Bad
  • Lacks Micro SD expansion so the 16GB internal storage is rather poor
  • The Loudspeaker at the bottom performs dissapointingly
  • Battery life is very eccentric
  • The power button is inconveniently placed
  • The back of the phone is prone to picking up lots of oil smudges and gets dirty

Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Solid and assuring build quality
  • Good for one handed usage
  • Long lasting battery life
  • Comes with S-Bike Mode which ensures that you ride your bike safely
The Bad
  • Lacks 1080P display
  • Camera performance is below par
  • Low end processor shows its limitations when you quickly want to switch between apps
  • The design is bland and bit boring

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This page helps you compare LG Nexus 5 with Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016). When you see LG Nexus 5 Vs Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) 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 LG Nexus 5 stands against Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) and which one you should buy. The best price of LG Nexus 5 is currently Rs. 19,999. The lowest price for Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) is Rs. 10,090. The prices for both these products were updated August 21, 2017.
 
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