Samsung Galaxy S5 vs. Samsung Galaxy S4

CNET has come up with a comparison of Samsung’s last two generations of smartphones, the freshly-introduced S5 and the previous S4.

The site notes that the new Galaxy S5 does bring a set of distinctive features to the Galaxy S4.

Its major new qualities are related to the fingerprint scanner and the built-in heart-rate monitor.

Its updated camera now benefits from HDR video and selective focusing.

While being a bit larger than the S4 due to the introduction of the fingerprint scanner, the new Galaxy S5 is mostly similar to the previous-generation smartphone from Samsung.

Here is CNET’s parallel of the two devices’ characteristics.