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Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) vs Sony Xperia XA : What is the Difference?

  • Release Date: 2016, March | 2016, February
  • Dimensions: 145.8 x 72.3 x 8.1 mm | 143.6 x 66.8 x 7.9 mm
  • Weight: 159 g | 137.4 g
  • Screen: 5.2", Super AMOLED | 5", IPS LCD
  • Main Camera: Single, 13 MP | Single, 13 MP
  • Selfi Camera: Single, 5 MP | Single, 8 MP
  • Memory: 16 GB, 2 GB RAM | 16 GB, 2 GB RAM
  • Battery: 3100 mAh | 2300 mAh
  • Headphone Jack: Yes | Yes
  • Approximate price: 190 EUR | 200 EUR

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Common features
Release date 2016 2016
Dimensions (HxWxD) 145.8 Х 72.3 Х 8.1 mm 143.6 Х 66.8 Х 7.9 mm
Weight 159 g 137.4 g
Body Build Aluminum frame, plastic body Aluminum frame, plastic back
Colors White, Black, Gold, Rose Gold White, Graphite Black, Lime Gold, Rose Gold
Battery 3100 mAh,  Removable Li-Ion 2300 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
Battery life Stand by time - Up to 560 h (2G) / Up to 603 h (3G)
Talking time - Up to 11 h 20 min (2G) / Up to 10 h (3G)
Music play - Up to 55 h
Approximate price 190 EUR 200 EUR

Performance
Operating system - OS Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.1.1 (Nougat) Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat)
Chipset - Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 (28 nm) - Mediatek MT6755 Helio P10 (28 nm)
Processor CPU - Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 - Octa-core (4x2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.0 GHz Cortex-A53)
Graphics processor GPU Adreno 306 Mali-T860MP2
External memory microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot) microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal memory 16 GB, 2 GB RAM 16 GB, 2 GB RAM
Antutu score 21600 49956
GeekBench Single Core 491 760
GeekBench Multi-Core 1167 2825
GeekBench RenderScript 875 2020

Screen
Technology Super AMOLED IPS LCD
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M 16M
Screen size 5.2" inc 5" inc
Screen area 74.5 cm2 68.9 cm2
Screen format 16:9 (height:width) 16:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio 70.7% 71.8%
Screen resolution 720 x 1280 px 720 x 1280 px
Screen PPI /points per inch/ 282 PPI 294 PPI
Screen protection Scratch-resistant glass
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 13 MP, Single 13 MP, Single
Camera specs -13 MP, f/1.9, 28mm (wide), AF -13 MP, f/2.0, 1/3'', 1.12µm, PDAF
Functions LED flash LED flash, HDR, panorama
Video 1080p@30fps 1080p@30fps
Front camera, selfie 5 MP, Single 8 MP, Single
Specifications 5 MP, f/1.9 8 MP, f/2.0, 1/4'', AF
Functions LED flash HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
Communication and Connectivity
SIM card Single SIM (Micro-SIM)Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by) Nano-SIM
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE GSM / HSPA / LTE
Bands -2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - F3111, F3115 
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - F3113
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) - F3111 
LTE band 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 28(700) - F3113 
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 28(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - F3115
Speed HSPA 21.1/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
GPRS Yes Up to 85.6 kbps
Edge Yes Up to 236.8 kbps
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
NFC Yes (market dependant) Yes
USB microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go microUSB 2.0, USB Host
Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP 4.1, A2DP, LE, aptX
Harmful irradiation
SAR EU - 0.45 W/kg (head)     1.17 W/kg (body)    
SAR - 0.57 W/kg (head)     1.23 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU - 0.47 W/kg (head)     0.47 W/kg (body)    
Music and Audio
Radio FM radio, RDS, recording FM radio, RDS
Headphone jack Yes Yes
Others - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
Sensors - Accelerometer, proximity - Accelerometer, proximity, compass
Other extras
- ANT+

- Fast battery charging (Pump Express+ 2.0)
Versions
- Versions: J510FN (Europe); J510F (HK, India, South Africa, Thailand); J510G (Malaysia, Indonesia); J510Y (New Zealand); J510M (LATAM). Also known as Samsung Galaxy J5 Duos (2016) with dual-SIM card sl

- Versions: F3111 (Europe); F3113 (USA); F3115 (Asia, Global)

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