Samsung Galaxy Alpha vs Galaxy S5

The Samsung Galaxy Alpha’s official. The last device in Samsung introduces marked by its metal frame design, which is an evolution from the rest of company equipment. The Galaxy Alpha will compete with some of the most advanced phones on the market, but the competition has Start at home, in the Samsung Galaxy S5.

The two terminals Samsung can boast interesting features, complicating the end users choice. However, there are differences between them, and a look at its specifications can check the strengths and weaknesses of these two phones.

In the field of design differences are obvious. The Samsung Galaxy Alpha introduces a metal frame structure, which is the most noticeable visual difference from the Galaxy S5. Although both devices have a similar finish on its back cover, the appearance of the metallic finish them apart.

Samsung Galaxy Alpha vs Galaxy S5

The differences of these two terminals are also in its size. The Samsung Galaxy Alpha is smaller and remains at 132.4 mm high and 65.5 mm wide. In addition, the Alpha Galaxy is thinner and its thickness remains at 6.7 millimeters. The Galaxy S5 goes up to 142 mm high and 72.5 mm wide, with a thickness of 8.1 millimeters. As for weight, the last team of Samsung is just 115 grams, the Galaxy 145 S5.Se can see noticeable differences in this respect between the teams, with a smaller, lighter and more robust one.

The screen of each device is largely responsible for these differences in size and weight. The new Samsung Galaxy Alpha offers 4.7-inch HD Super AMOLED with a resolution of 1280 by 720 pixels. The Galaxy S5 occurs well above his partner in this regard, with authentic specifications flagship.

The display of the Samsung Galaxy S5 is 5.1 inches, Full HD Super AMOLED. In this case the resolution is higher, 1,920 by 1,080 pixels. The differences are remarkable and it is clear that the Galaxy S5 is one step ahead of the new Samsung team.

As for the processor, the two devices can boast of having very powerful models. The newly unveiled Galaxy Alpha will launch with an eight-core Exynos model, where four of them run at 1.8 Ghz and 1.3 Ghz four. Meanwhile, the Galaxy S5 has a quad-core processor, but more powerful, with a speed of 2.5 Ghz. Performance tests should determine the victor in this regard.


Where there is equality itself is in RAM on both devices, which is 2 GB. In contrast, as far as regards storage options there are important differences. The Alpha Galaxy has been presented with an 32GB model, which has no MicroSD card slot. In contrast, models of Galaxy S5 16 and 32 GB and in this case if you can expand the capacity with external storage cards.

Other specifications where there are differences

All these specifications other features that make a difference between the two teams are added. For example, in the field of battery some distance shown. The flagship of Samsung, the Galaxy S5, can boast a 2,800 mAh battery. His new rival, Alpha Galaxy, stays in 1,860 mAh. While both offer the Ultra Power Saving function is indisputable that the Galaxy S5 has better performance in this regard.

In section camera best conditions are also illustrated by the Galaxy S5. Specifically, the device offers a later model 16 megapixel and a 2 megapixel front. The new Galaxy Alpha is behind in their primary camera of 12 megapixels, but slightly ahead in terms of the front camera which is 2.1 megapixels. Again the greater power of S5 is appreciated.

Finally, although both teams have similar features like fingerprint reader, stresses that the Galaxy S5 is the only one of the two that is waterproof. Thus, it is confirmed that despite the new design, the Samsung Galaxy S5 remains the rooster coop. The Alpha Galaxy will try to win with its new design and have to wait to see if he embarrass the moment that is the reference in the catalog of Samsung.

August 15, 2014


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