Features Key features of the Galaxy Mega 5.8  vs iPhone 5s 

screen size

screen resolution

Galaxy Mega 5.8
960 x 540
iPhone 5s
1136 x 640

memory

processor

Galaxy Mega 5.8
Dual core
iPhone 5s
Dual core

camera resolution

Differences What are the advantages of each

Back view of Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8

Reasons to consider the
Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8

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Has expandable storage SD, SDHC, SDXC vs None Use storage cards to increase your phone's capacity for apps and data
Much bigger screen 5.8" vs 4" Around 45% bigger screen
Significantly more battery capacity 2,600 mA·h vs 1,560 mA·h More than 65% more battery capacity
Longer standby time (3G) 26,352 min vs 14,976 min More than 75% longer standby time (3G)
Longer talk time (3G) 720 min vs 600 min 20% longer talk time (3G); go days without charging
Back view of Apple iPhone 5s

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Apple iPhone 5s

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Much lighter 112 g vs 182 g Around 40% lighter
Significantly sharper screen 325 ppi vs 189 ppi More than 70% sharper PPI; enjoy photo-realistic, crisp images
Much better theoretical download speed 100 Mb/s vs 21.1 Mb/s Around 4.8x better theoretical download speed; enjoy lightning fast downloads on modern networks
Store more stuff 16 GB vs 8 GB 2x more storage capacity; free yourself from memory cards
Higher resolution 1136 x 640 vs 960 x 540 More than 40% higher resolution
Thinner 7.6 mm vs 9 mm More than 15% thinner

Reviews Word on the street

Galaxy Mega 5.8  vs iPhone 5s 

7.0
9.3
Without a doubt, it’s a pretty cool and slick feature, especially when the audio also receives the same slow motion treatment as well.
iPhone 5s

Specifications Full list of technical specs

screen

Galaxy Mega 5.8  vs
iPhone 5s 
Size 5.8" 4"
Resolution 960 x 540 1136 x 640
Touchscreen Capacitive Capacitive
Multitouch Yes Yes
PPI 189 ppi 325 ppi

hardware

Clock speed 1.4 GHz 1.3 GHz
Number of cores Dual core Dual core
RAM 1.5 GB 1 GB
Internal storage 8 GB 16 GB
Supported card formats
SDXC
SDHC
SD

photo & video

Camera 8 MP 8 MP
Resolution 8 MP 8 MP
Flash Yes Yes
Secondary camera 1.9 MP 1.2 MP

cellular

Generation 4G 4G
Networks
LTE (20 Mb/s)
GPRS (0.01 Mb/s)
HSUPA (5.76 Mb/s)
UMTS (0.38 Mb/s)
EDGE (0.38 Mb/s)
Unknown (21.1 Mb/s)
LTE Cat3 (100 Mb/s)
HSDPA+ (21.1 Mb/s)
GSM (0.01 Mb/s)

battery

Talk time (3G) 720 min 600 min
Standby time (3G) 26,352 min 14,976 min
Capacity 2,600 mA·h 1,560 mA·h

form factor

Galaxy Mega 5.8  vs
iPhone 5s 
Weight 182 g 112 g
Thickness 9 mm 7.6 mm
Size 82.4 x 162.6 x 9 mm 58.6 x 123.8 x 7.6 mm

sensors

Has an assisted GPS Yes Yes

music

Supports FM radio No No

software

Operating system Android 4.2.2 iOS 7
Multitasking Yes Yes
App store Android Market Apple App Store
Adobe flash support No No
App store size 850,000 apps 825,000 apps

connectivity

Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes Yes
Supports NFC No No
Bluetooth Bluetooth v4.0 Bluetooth v4.0
Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8
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