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Comparison - Samsung Galaxy J3 (2018) vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)

Samsung Galaxy J3 (2018) is smartphone from 2018 year with weight of 152 grams and size 142.7 x 70.1 x 8.9 mm.. It has a screen of 5 inches, camera 8 MP and memory 16 GB, 2 GB RAM. Its processor is Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) is smartphone from 2015 year with weight of 155 grams and size 144.8 x 71 x 7.3 mm.. It has a screen of 5.2 inches, camera 13 MP and memory 16 GB, 2 GB RAM. Its processor is Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53
Octa-core (4x1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53) - China only

For a full comparison of all specs check the table below .


Common features
Release date 2018 2015
Dimensions (HxWxD) 142.7 Х 70.1 Х 8.9 mm 144.8 Х 71 Х 7.3 mm
Weight 152 g 155 g
Body Build Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 4), aluminum frame
Colors Black, Blue, Gold Black, White, Gold, Pink
Battery 2600 mAh,  Removable Li-Ion 2900 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
Battery life Talking time - Up to 16 h (3G)
Music play - Up to 75 h
Approximate price 150 EUR 250 EUR

Performance
Operating system - OS Android 8.0 (Oreo) Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat)
Chipset - Exynos 7570 Quad (14 nm) - Exynos 7580 Octa
-Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 (28 nm) - China only
Processor CPU - Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 - Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53
-Octa-core (4x1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53) - China only
Graphics processor GPU Mali-T720 Mali-T720MP2
Adreno 405 - China only
External memory microSD, up to 256 GB microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM model only
Internal memory 16 GB, 2 GB RAM 16 GB, 2 GB RAM
Antutu score 41900
GeekBench Single Core 642
GeekBench Multi-Core 3208
GeekBench RenderScript 1983

Screen
Technology IPS LCD Super AMOLED
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M 16M
Screen size 5" inc 5.2" inc
Screen area 68.9 cm2 74.5 cm2
Screen format 16:9 (height:width) 16:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio 68.9% 72.5%
Screen resolution 720 x 1280 px 1080 x 1920 px
Screen PPI /points per inch/ 294 PPI 424 PPI
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 8 MP, Single 13 MP, Single
Camera specs -8 MP, AF, f/1.9 -13 MP, f/1.9, 28mm (wide), OIS, AF
Functions LED flash, panorama, HDR LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps 1080p@30fps
Front camera, selfie 5 MP, Single 5 MP, Single
Specifications 5 MP, f/2.2 5 MP, f/1.9, 24mm (wide)
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 / UMTS / HSPA / LTE
Bands -2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100  
HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100 - AT&T
-4G - LTE 
LTE band 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 12(700), 14(700) - AT&T
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100  
UMTS 2100
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300)
Speed HSPA, LTE HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A Cat6 300/50 Mbps
GPRS Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, WiFi Direct, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
GPS Yes, with A-GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
NFC Yes
USB microUSB 2.0 microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE 4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE
Harmful irradiation SAR - 0.29 W/kg (head)     0.47 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU - 0.29 W/kg (head)     0.47 W/kg (body)    
Music and Audio
Radio FM radio FM radio
Headphone jack Yes Yes
Others - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
Sensors - Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass - Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Other extras
- Fast battery charging
-ANT+
- Samsung Pay
Versions
- Also known as Samsung Galaxy J3 Star for T-Mobile; Galaxy Amp Prime 3 for Cricket

- Versions: A510F (EMEA); A510F/DS (KAZ, RUS); A510M (LATAM); A510M/DS (BRA, CHL); A510FD (SEA, IND); A510Y/DS (AUS, TWN, NZL, PHL); A5100 (HKG, CHN). Also known as Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) Duos with du

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