If you want to purchase a much cheaper handset, the new OnePlus One will be a great option for you. It has become a strong competitor in the market. Let’s make a comparison between it and the most popular handsets these days, the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy S5, to see if it’s worth buying.
Though OnePlus One device is not well-known like Samsung smartphones, it still has amazing features that are making it a great rival. The OnePlus One comes equipped with a large display of 5.5inch, which is bigger than the 5.1inched display in Samsung Galaxy S5, but relatively smaller than the outstanding 5.7inched screen display of Galaxy Note 3.
All the three smartphones provide the same screen resolution at 1080×1920 pixels, but they are different in pixel densities. The OnePlus One comes with 401ppi, and the Galaxy Note 3 has just 386ppi, whereas the Galaxy S5 is superior with its 432ppi.
Both the OnePlus One and the Samsung Note 3 comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 technology that assures protection for their display screens. Thus, the Galaxy S5 smartphone has a dustproof and waterproof exterior, and it comes packed with a fingerprint sensor that is a much loved these days.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 comes packed with the least powerful quad-core processor Krait 400 with Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 chip, clocked at 2.3GHz. The other two smartphones are powered by a quad-core processor (Krait 400) based on Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801, with a clock speed of 2.5GHz. In addition, all of these handsets come with the Adreno 330 GPU.
Both the Galaxy Note 3 and the OnePlus One come bundled with a great primary camera at 13 MP. Thus, even they have the same camera resolution, the One phone still is beyond the Note 3 with more additional features that are useful, including autofocus, face detection, the dual-LED-flash, and many more.
The Galaxy S5 device is excelling when it comes to the camera, it provide a great 16 MP primary camera that is ISOCELL. When it comes to the secondary camera, the OnePlus One smartphone wins over the other two with its 5MP front facing camera, whereas the Samsung devices feature 2 MP front-facing shooters.