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Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) vs Samsung Galaxy Note 7 : What is the Difference?

  • Release Date: 2017, January | 2016, August
  • Dimensions: 156.8 x 77.6 x 7.9 mm | 153.5 x 73.9 x 7.9 mm
  • Weight: 186 g | 169 g
  • Screen: 5.7", Super AMOLED | 5.7", Super AMOLED
  • Main Camera: Single, 16 MP | Single, 12 MP
  • Selfi Camera: Single, 16 MP | Single, 5 MP
  • Memory: 32 GB, 3 GB RAM | 64 GB, 4 GB RAM
  • Battery: 3600 mAh | 3500 mAh
  • Headphone Jack: Yes | Yes
  • Approximate price: 280 EUR | 850 EUR

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Common features
Release date 2017 2016
Dimensions (HxWxD) 156.8 Х 77.6 Х 7.9 mm 153.5 Х 73.9 Х 7.9 mm
Weight 186 g 169 g
Body Build Front/back glass, aluminum frame Corning Gorilla Glass 5 back panel
Colors Black Sky, Gold Sand, Blue Mist and Peach Cloud Blue Coral, Gold Platinum, Silver Titanium, Black Onyx
Battery 3600 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
Battery life Talking time - Up to 23 h (3G)
Music play - Up to 59 h
Approximate price 280 EUR 850 EUR

Performance
Operating system - OS Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo) Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow); TouchWiz UI
Chipset - Exynos 7880 Octa (14 nm) - Exynos 8890 Octa (14 nm)
Processor CPU - Octa-core 1.9 GHz Cortex-A53 - Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Mongoose & 4x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53)
Graphics processor GPU Mali-T830MP3 Mali-T880 MP12
External memory microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot) microSD, up to 512 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM model only
Internal memory 32 GB, 3 GB RAM 64 GB, 4 GB RAM
Antutu score 63500 135683
GeekBench Single Core 771 1519
GeekBench Multi-Core 4011 3865
GeekBench RenderScript 2980 3308

Screen
Technology Super AMOLED Super AMOLED
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M 16M
Screen size 5.7" inc 5.7" inc
Screen area 89.6 cm2 88.5 cm2
Screen format 16:9 (height:width) 16:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio 73.6% 78.0%
Screen resolution 1080 x 1920 px 1440 x 2560 px
Screen PPI /points per inch/ 386 PPI 518 PPI
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Other specs - Always-on display - HDR10
-Always-on display
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 16 MP, Single 12 MP, Single
Camera specs -16 MP, f/1.9, 27mm (wide), AF -12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55'', 1.4µm, OIS, dual pixel PDAF
Functions LED flash, panorama, HDR LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama
Video 1080p@30fps 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@240fps, HDR, dual-video rec.
Front camera, selfie 16 MP, Single 5 MP, Single
Specifications 16 MP, f/1.9 5 MP, f/1.7, 22mm (wide)
Functions Dual video call, Auto-HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
Communication and Connectivity
SIM card Single SIM (Nano-SIM)Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Single SIM (Nano-SIM)Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
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 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
-4G - LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9/Cat10 or LTE-A (3CA) Cat12 600/150 Mbps
GPRS Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
NFC Yes Yes
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE 4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE
Harmful irradiation SAR - 1.00 W/kg (head)     0.71 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU - 0.21 W/kg (head)     1.33 W/kg (body)    

SAR EU - 0.25 W/kg (head)     1.28 W/kg (body)    
Music and Audio
Radio FM radio No
Headphone jack Yes Yes
Others - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic - 24-bit/192kHz audio
-Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
Sensors - Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer - Iris scanner, fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
Other extras
- Fast battery charging
-ANT+
- Samsung Pay
-IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)

- Fast battery charging
-Qi wireless charging (market dependent)
-ANT+
-S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
-IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
-Stylus
Versions
- Versions: A720F (Global Single-SIM); A720F/DS (Global Dual-SIM). Also known as Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) Duos with dual-SIM card slots

- Versions: N930 (USA); N930F (Europe); N930G (India) Also known as Samsung Galaxy Note7 Duos with dual-SIM card slots

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