Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Samsung Galaxy S5 Vs Motorola Droid Turbo:Phone Design, Specs And Features Compared

The Korean tech giant is said to be struggling on its sales and was reported that Xiaomi took the lead in China market and continues to rise in the world market.
Meanwhile, Motorola is known for its Droid Turbo to be an ultimate phone,  but a Verizon exclusively only.
Samsung Galaxy S5 Vs Motorola Droid Turbo: both phones boast a powerful processors with unique features. The Droid Turbo being the latest flagship could have a better processor, but S-Health Apps of the S5 is an advantage.

Design and Screen
The Korean tech giant is said to revamp its new galaxy series phones, and as we've seen from its new flagships they no longer packed on a plastic casing.
On the other hand,  Samsung Galaxy S5 as previous flagship launched last year  still clad in a plastic shell. It  features a 1080p Super AMOLED screen display and  pulls off a 5.1 inch super AMOLED with a full HD 1920x1080 pixel resolution. This should result in a pixel density of 430 pixels-per-inch (ppi).
Motorola Droid Turbo carries a rugged design and pulls off a metal chassis in black and red or woven fiber on the with a 5.2inch Gorilla Glass 3 screen with h an AMOLED display of 1440 x 2560 pixels resolution and a 565 ppi density。

Hardware and OS

The Samsung Galaxy S5 houses a powerful processor clocked at 2.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 CPU and Adreno 330 GPU and backed up by a 2GB of RAM.
It also offers the same 16GB and 32GB internal storage variants and expandable external memory of up to 128GB with NFC capabilities.
Meanwhile, the Droid Turbo is powered by a 2.7GHz quad- core Snapdragon 805 and  supported by a 3GB of RAM with Adreno 420 GPU.  It offers an internal storage of 32GB and 64GB, and does not support external expansion via a microSD.
Both phones are currently running on Android 4.4.4 Kitkat with Touch Wiz on the S5.
Samsung Galaxy S5 stepped it a notch with its biometric lock using fingerprint sensor and heart rate monitor combined with S-health apps.

Samsung Galaxy S5 offers a 16MP Camera with ISOCELL technology and one of the few devices that gives you the option of 4k video recording.
The Droid Turbo sports a 20.7MP camera that according to an Engadget review it is good for low light and outdoor shots. It also sports a 2.1MP front camera, not bad for a selfie snapper.

The Droid Turbo may have stepped it a notch on its battery life among Apple and Android phones. It is backed up by a 3900 mAh that Motorola claims that it can last up to 48 hours. Motorola also noted that it features fast charging capabilities that a 15 minute battery charge allows user up to 8 hours usage.