Samsung Galaxy J5  Samsung Galaxy S4 
Samsung Galaxy J5 Samsung Galaxy S4
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Excellence Score
19.0
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Value for Money Score
63.0
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Price Rs. 7,990 onwards N/A
Launch Date (India) Jul, 2015 Apr, 2013
Expected Launch Date N/A N/A
Smartphone OS Android 5.1, Upgradeable to 6.0, Expected upgrade to 7.0 Android 4.2, Upgradeable to 5.0
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 5 inches 5 inches
Screen Resolution 720x1280 pixels (~ 294 pixels per inch) 1080x1920 pixels (~ 441 pixels per inch)
Display Features Super AMOLED Super AMOLED, Scratch Resistant
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 1.2 GHz 1.6 GHz
Processor Type Quad Core Octa Core
Processor Name Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 N/A
GPU Adreno 306 N/A
RAM 1.5 GB 2 GB
3G Yes Yes
4G Yes
VoLTE Yes
WiFi Yes Yes
GPS Yes Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
USB Yes Yes
Camera 13.0 MP 13.0 MP
Camera Auto-Focus Yes Yes
Camera Flash Yes Yes
HD Video Recording Yes (Full HD) Yes
Other Camera Features F/1.9 Aperture, Beauty Face, Continuous Shots, Sensor Size: 1/3.06-inch, Interval Shot, Panorama, Sports Mode, Sound and Shot Mode, Zoom Support Touch Focus, Face Detection, Smile Detection, Image Stabilization, HDR, Dual Shot / Dual Recording/ Dual Video Call (Simultaneously with front and back cameras), Simultaneous HD video and Image Recording, HD Video Recording (Front Facing Camera), Drama Shot, Sound & Shot
Secondary Camera 5.0 MP 2.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features Flash N/A
Internal Memory 8 GB 16 GB
Expandable Memory Slot up to 128 GB Yes
Contacts Storage Unlimited Unlimited
SMS Storage Unlimited Unlimited
Music Player Yes Yes
FM Radio Yes
Dual SIM GSM+GSM
Thickness 7.9 mm 7.9 mm
Weight 146 gm 130 gm
Battery Capacity 2600 mAh 2600 mAh
Battery Standby 342 hrs 370 hrs
Battery Standby (3G) N/A N/A
Battery Talktime N/A 17.00 hrs
Battery Talktime (3G) 18.00 hrs N/A
Other Battery Parameters Internet Usage Time (3G): Up to 9 hrs, Internet Usage Time (LTE): Up to 9 hrs, Internet Usage Time (Wi-Fi): Up to 11 hrs, Video Playback Time: Up to 13 hrs, Audio Playback Time: 62 hrs N/A
Fingerprint sensor
Other Features WiFi Direct; ANT+ Support; KIES air; FM Recording; Noise Filtration; Cloud Storage (100 GB) S Translator; Optical Reader; Samsung Smart Scroll; Samsung Smart Pause; Air Gesture/Air View; S Travel; S Voice Drive; S Health; Adapt Display; Adapt Sound; Screen Mirroring; Samsung WatchON; HomeSync; DLNA; NFC; Yes, via MHL; WiFi Direct; USB On-The-Go; IR LED (Remote Control); Noise Filtration; Group Play; Dropbox (50 GB Storage); Photo Editor; Video Editor; Story Album; Samsung Hub- Game Hub, Learning Hub, Music Hub, Video Hub
2-minute Review [Positives]
  • Solid build quality
  • Good display - natural color reproduction, good viewing angles, and good sunlight legibility
  • New improved TouchWiz UI on top of Android is clean, and functional
  • Good speed/performance in day to day tasks and activities
  • Decent camera - decent images with natural color reproduction, good contrast levels, accurate white balance, and a good amount of detail
  • Very good battery life
  • Fairly comfortable to hold, despite the large size
  • Beautiful, stunning, large display with high resolution, vivid colors, great viewing angles, decent outdoor visibility
  • Android interface, polished with TouchWiz Nature UX
  • Tons of add-on features and apps
  • Slick, smooth, breathtakingly fast performance powered by a powerful processor
  • Excellent web browser
  • Very good camera (natural colors, good exposure, good details)
  • Good loudspeaker
  • Decent call quality
  • Good battery life
2-minute Review [Negatives]

No Major Negatives!

  • A few of the add-on features are gimmicky, and the long list of such features can sometimes overwhelm and confuse
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