1. Matej Kreze1's Avatar
    Im buying a new phone soon .should i buy z2 or samsung s5

    Posted via Android Central App
    08-01-2014 03:37 PM
  2. aitt's Avatar
    You can't go wrong with either one. My wife has the S5 and it's a good idea phone. I'm just not into Samsung products. Z2 has front dual speakers and is noticeably louder by default. I feel the camera is much better than S5 but it could be a tie in some eyes. 3gb RAM on Z2. No Qi option available for Z2 and no I blaster if those matter to you, however Z2 has magnetic connect for charging. And dock. Next best thing to wireless. Especially the magnetic charging dock I got for the car. Z2 will support PS3 controllers.

    Z2 had better build although the glass back is worrisome for drops. I like the Z2 over the S5 but I also like the M8 over the S5 as well. One thing that's wonderful is the Z2 unlocked and carrier free.

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    08-01-2014 05:49 PM
  3. planoman's Avatar
    I picked up a Z2 Monday after going back and forth between these two devices. The reasons were that I wanted a water resistant device and I think the Z2 is better suited for this vs the S5 which has a removable back. The Z2 had a huge battery and last all day plus some, camera is superb as are the speakers. The first time I played music on the Z2 it startled me because it was so loud. lol! Finally it is unlocked and bloat free. I returned my G3 a few weeks ago for among other things the insane amount of bloat and stuff I do not want. The S5 also takes up too much of the 16GB storage with a lot of features I would never use.

    The things in the S5 favor is the size and weight. The Z2 is a big, heavy device due to construction and there is no doubt that it is more fragile. If you are drop prone or hard on your phones the S5 may be a better choice. The first thing I did with my Z2 was but protectors on front and back and case it and use a neoprene sleeve! lol!
    08-01-2014 07:13 PM
  4. Matej Kreze1's Avatar
    Well, the thruth is, im a 13 year old kid.i collected money from my birthday.and i worked to earn money.im rough on my phone cause im a kid.i dont need a ps3 controller, or a wirelles charger.i libe in a small poor country in europe.so i dont have those gadets here.thanks for info.i think i will choose s5.because its harder to break/damage

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    08-01-2014 07:42 PM
  5. Matej Kreze1's Avatar
    And i probbably wont even buy a new phone, because i didnt collect enough money for it.thanks for your opinions.if i collect the money il probbalby buy the s5

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    08-02-2014 08:23 AM
  6. planoman's Avatar
    Well, the thruth is, im a 13 year old kid.i collected money from my birthday.and i worked to earn money.im rough on my phone cause im a kid.i dont need a ps3 controller, or a wirelles charger.i libe in a small poor country in europe.so i dont have those gadets here.thanks for info.i think i will choose s5.because its harder to break/damage

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    Good choice! Enjoy your S5!

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    08-02-2014 09:08 AM
  7. mhettrich's Avatar
    You can't go wrong with either one. My wife has the S5 and it's a good idea phone. I'm just not into Samsung products. Z2 has front dual speakers and is noticeably louder by default. I feel the camera is much better than S5 but it could be a tie in some eyes. 3gb RAM on Z2. No Qi option available for Z2 and no I blaster if those matter to you, however Z2 has magnetic connect for charging. And dock. Next best thing to wireless. Especially the magnetic charging dock I got for the car. Z2 will support PS3 controllers.

    Z2 had better build although the glass back is worrisome for drops. I like the Z2 over the S5 but I also like the M8 over the S5 as well. One thing that's wonderful is the Z2 unlocked and carrier free.

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    Kind of off topic, but may I ask what magnetic charging dock you are using for the car?
    08-02-2014 10:01 AM
  8. aitt's Avatar
    Kind of off topic, but may I ask what magnetic charging dock you are using for the car?
    http://m.ebay.com/itm?itemId=111378584316

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    08-02-2014 11:46 AM
  9. Matej Kreze1's Avatar
    Thanks

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    08-03-2014 05:19 PM

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