Does the S5 have a good RF sensitivity?


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Nov 20, 2014
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S5 - RF sensitivity - performance in weak signal areas

Sorry if this is already addressed, but I have not found it -

I work in a steel building in a low area surrounded by hills. I am on Verizon (best coverage in this area). My IPhone 4s gives marginal connectivity. I need to be within a few feet of a window to connect.

My contract is up with Verizon, and I can change phones. I am leaning toward the Samsung Galaxy S5, but I cannot find any hard numbers on RF sensitivity, either on the S5 or the IPhone 6.

In the old days (remember Heathkit?) we compared RF sensitivity in microvolts. How is it done now? How can I learn which unit would perform better?