Compare LG Nexus 5 vs Samsung Galaxy J5

Feature Comparison

  • Screen Size of Samsung Galaxy J5's is 0.0% more than LG Nexus 5
  • LG Nexus 5 has 16GB Internal Storage, whereas Samsung Galaxy J5 has 8GB Internal Storage
  • LG Nexus 5 has 25.0% more RAM
 
LG Nexus 5
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100 /100
100 /100
  
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61 Value For Money Score
70 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4.95 inch 5 inch   
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels 1280 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD Super AMOLED   
Pixel Density
445 PPI 294 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 3 -   
Bezel Less
- No   
Screen Features
- -   
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 1.5GB   
Graphics
Adreno 330 Adreno 306   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
8MP 13MP   
Dual Rear Camera
- No   
Front Camera Resolution
1MP 5MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
- No   
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 5.1 Lollipop   
OS Detail
- -   
OS Upgradable To
Android 7.0 -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
- GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
- Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
69.17 x 137.84 x 8.59 142.1 x 71.8 x 7.9   
Weight
130 grams 146 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Black, White, Red Gold, Black, White   
Build Material
- Plastic   
Device Warranty
- 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- 6 Months for Accessories   
Body SAR
- 1.13W/kg   
Head SAR
- 0.8W/kg   
In The Box
- Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 8GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- 4.2GB   
Card Slot
No Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
- 128GB   
OTG Support
- Yes   
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   
2G Bands
- GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900   
3G Bands
- HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100   
4G Bands
- LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2300mAh 2600mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No Yes   
Wireless Charging
Yes No   
Fast Charging
- No   

LG Nexus 5 vs Samsung Galaxy J5 Specs

Specs
LG Nexus 5Samsung Galaxy J5  
Screen Size 4.95 inch5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 8MP13MP  
RAM 2GB1.5GB  
Battery Capacity 2300mAh2600mAh  
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 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Decent Performance
  • AMOLED Display offers good contrast
  • Dual SIM with 4G connectivity
The Bad
  • Low, 8GB of Internal Storage
  • Lacks Ambient Light Sensor and Magnetometer
  • 1.5GB of RAM isn't adequate

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This page helps you compare LG Nexus 5 with Samsung Galaxy J5. When you see LG Nexus 5 Vs Samsung Galaxy J5 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 and which one you should buy. The best price of LG Nexus 5 is currently Rs. 17,990. The lowest price for Samsung Galaxy J5 is Rs. 10,490. The prices for both these products were updated December 15, 2017.
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