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Comparison - Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) is smartphone from 2017 year with weight of 172 grams and size 149.2 x 70.6 x 8.4 mm.. It has a screen of 5.6 inches, camera 16 MP and memory 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM. Its processor is Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53)

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) is smartphone from 2017 year with weight of 157 grams and size 146.1 x 71.4 x 7.9 mm.. It has a screen of 5.2 inches, camera 16 MP and memory 32/64 GB, 3 GB RAM. Its processor is Octa-core 1.9 GHz Cortex-A53

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Common features
Release date 2017 2017
Dimensions (HxWxD) 149.2 Х 70.6 Х 8.4 mm 146.1 Х 71.4 Х 7.9 mm
Weight (g) 172 g 157 g
SIM card Single SIM (Nano-SIM)Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Single SIM (Nano-SIM)Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Body Build Front/back glass, aluminum frame Front/back glass, aluminum frame
Colors Black, orchid grey, gold, blue Black Sky, Gold Sand, Blue Mist, Peach Cloud
Battery 3000 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
Battery life Talking - Up to 24 h (3G)
Music play - Up to 66 h
Talking - Up to 16 h (3G)
Music play - Up to 53 h
Harmful irradiation
SAR EU - 0.24 W/kg (head)     1.25 W/kg (body)    
SAR - 0.88 W/kg (head)     0.55 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU - 0.52 W/kg (head)     1.39 W/kg (body)    
Body Form
Keyboard

Performance
Operating system - OS Android 7.1.1 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo) Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Chipset - Exynos 7885 Octa (14 nm) - Exynos 7880 Octa (14 nm)
Processeur CPU - Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53) - Octa-core 1.9 GHz Cortex-A53
Processeur graphique GPU Mali-G71 Mali-T830MP3
Carte mémoire microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot) microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Mémoire interne 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM 32/64 GB, 3 GB RAM
Antutu 116745 61345

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Screen
Type Super AMOLED Super AMOLED
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M 16M
Screen size 5.6" inc 5.2" inc
Screen area 79.6 cm2 74.5 cm2
Screen format 18.5:9 (height:width) 16:9 (height:width)
Screen / body ratio 71.5%
Screen resolution 1080 x 2220 px 1080 x 1920 px
PPI /points per inch/ 441 424
Other specifications - Always-on display - Always-on display
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 16 MP, Single 16 MP, Single
Camera specs -16 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), 1/2.8”, 1.12µm, PDAF -16 MP, f/1.9, 27mm (wide), AF
Functions LED flash, panorama, HDR LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps 1080p@30fps
Front camera, selfie 16 MP, Dual 16 MP, Single
Specifications 16 MP, f/1.9, 27mm (wide), 1/3.1'', 1.0µm
8 MP, f/1.9, 24mm (wide), 1/4'', 1.12µm
16 MP, f/1.9
Functions
Video 1080p@30fps 1080p@30fps
Camera Resolution
Communication and Connectivity
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), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100)
-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)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat11 600/75 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 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, WiFi Direct, hotspot
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC Yes Yes
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, EDR, LE 4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE
Music and Audio
Radio FM radio FM radio
3.5 mm audio jack Yes Yes
Other - 24-bit/192kHz audio
-Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
- Sensors - Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
- Fast battery charging
-ANT+
- Samsung Pay
-IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
- Versions: A530F (Europe, Global Single-SIM); A530F/DS (Global Dual-SIM) Also known as Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) Duos with dual-SIM card slots
- Sensors - Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
- Fast battery charging
-ANT+
- Samsung Pay
-IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
- Versions: A520F (Europe, Global Single-SIM); A520F/DS (Global Dual-SIM); A520K/L/S (South Korea). Also known as Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) Duos with dual-SIM card slots

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