We’re glad you asked, so we put the two against one another in this spec comparison. You’ll be able to see directly how the processors compare, how the cameras differ, the screen sizes, measurements and more. Obviously the two offer very different software experiences, but considering that the prices are right on a par with one another we think it’s a fair match up.
What are your thoughts? Think the Fire Phone can hold a flame to the Galaxy S5?
|Amazon - Fire Phone||Samsung - Galaxy S5|
|Display Size||4.7-inch, 720 x 1280 pixel display (312 ppi)||5.1-inch, 1080 x 1920 pixel display (432 ppi)|
|Display Type||IPS LCD||FHD Super AMOLED|
|Operating System||Fire OS 3.5.0 (At launch)||Android 4.4.2 (at launch)|
|Processor||2.2GHz Quad-core processor||2.5GHz Quad core processor|
|Main Camera (Back)||13MP||16MP|
|Secondary Camera (Front)||2.1||2MP|
|Bluetooth||Bluetooth 3.0||Bluetooth 4.0|
|Height||5.5 inches (13.97 cm)||142 mm (5.59 inches)|
|Width||2.6 inches (66.0 mm)||72.5 mm (2.85 inches)|
|Depth||0.35 inches (8.9 mm)||8.1 mm (0.32 inches)|
|Weight||5.64 oz (160 g)||145 g (5.11 oz)|
|Colors||Black, Blue, Gold, Pink, Red, White||Black, Blue, Gold, White|
|Supported Audio Formats||Dolby Digital (AC-3), Dolby Digital Plus (E-AC-3), non-DRM AAC, MP3, MIDI, OGG, PCM/WAVE, AAC LC/ELD, HE-AAC (v1 & v2), AMR-NB, AMR-WB, AMR-WB+, Audible Enhanced format (AAX)||MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA|
|Supported Video Formats||MPEG4, VP8, H.264/MPEG4/AVC,MPEG4 SP, H.263,AVI,HDCP2.x, PlayReady DRM||MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM, MPEG4, H.263, H.264, WMV, RV, DivX, Xvid|
|In The Box||
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