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Summary
76%
76%
87%
Display

5.2" (13.21 cm)

Full HD, 424 PPI

5.2" (13.21 cm)

Full HD, 424 PPI

6.5" (16.51 cm)

1080x2400 px, 405 PPI

Performance

Octa Core

1.6 GHz, 2 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

1.5 GHz + 1.2 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2.3 GHz + 1.7 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Storage

16 GB

128 GB (Expandable)

32 GB

128 GB (Expandable)

128 GB

512 GB (Expandable)

Camera

13 MP (Primary)

5 MP(Front)

16 MP (Primary)

8 MP(Front)

64 MP + 12 MP + 5 MP + 5 MP (Primary)

32 MP(Front)

Battery

2900 mAh

16 h talktime (3G)

2600 mAh

6000 mAh

51 h talktime (4G)

User Rating

★★★★★
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4/5 based on 2,259 ratings

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General
Launch Date

February 15, 2016 (Official)

August 5, 2020 (Official)

Brand

Samsung

Samsung

Samsung

Model

Galaxy A5 (2016)

Galaxy C5

Galaxy M31s

Operating System

Android v5.1 (Lollipop)

Android v6.0 (Marshmallow)

Android v10 (Q)

Custom UI

Samsung One UI

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network

4G: Available (supports Indian bands),
3G: Available, 2G: Available

4G: Available (supports Indian bands),
3G: Available, 2G: Available

4G: Available (supports Indian bands),
3G: Available, 2G: Available

Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

yes

Quick Charging

yes Fast

yes Quick, v3.0

yes Fast, 25W

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 144.8 mm
Width: 71 mm
Thickness: 7.3 mm

Height: 145.9 mm
Width: 72 mm
Thickness: 6.7 mm

Height: 159.3 mm
Width: 74.4 mm
Thickness: 9.3 mm

Weight

153 grams

143 grams

203 grams

Build Material

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Colours

Black, Gold, White

Gold, Pink

Mirage Black, Mirage Blue

Display
Very Good
Very Good
Very Good
Screen Size

5.2 " (13.21 cm)

5.2 " (13.21 cm)

6.5 " (16.51 cm)

Screen Resolution

Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels)

Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels)

1080 x 2400 pixels

Aspect Ratio

16:9

20:9

Bezel-less display

yes with punch-hole display

Pixel Density

424 ppi

424 ppi

405 ppi

Display Type

Super AMOLED

Super AMOLED

Super AMOLED

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v4, Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass

Corning Gorilla Glass v3

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (claimed by the brand)

91 %

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

72.34 %

70.8 %

86.07 %

Performance
Good
Good
Very Good
Chipset

Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7580

Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 MSM8952

Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9611

Processor

Octa core, 1.6 GHz, Cortex A53

Octa core (1.5 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53 + 1.2 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Octa core (2.3 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A73 + 1.7 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Mali-T720 MP2

Adreno 405

Mali-G72 MP3

RAM

2 GB

4 GB

6 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

16 GB

32 GB

128 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 128 GB

yes Up to 128 GB

yes Up to 512 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 10.7 GB

Up to 106 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

Camera
Very Good
Good
Very Good
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Quad

Resolution

13 MP f/1.9 Primary Camera

16 MP f/1.9 Primary Camera

64 MP f/1.8 (upto 10x Digital Zoom), Wide Angle Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 1.7" sensor size, 0.8µm pixel size)12 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera
5 MP f/2.4 Camera
5 MP f/2.4, Depth Camera

Sensor

CMOS image sensor

Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor

Autofocus

yes

yes

yes

Physical Aperture

F1.9

F1.9

F1.8

Optical Image Stabilisation

yes

no  No

no  No

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes Dual-color LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

4128 x 3096 Pixels

4616 x 3464 Pixels

9000 x 7000 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Touch to focus

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

10 x Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Single

Resolution

5 MP f/1.9 Primary Camera

8 MP Primary Camera

32 MP f/2.2 Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 2.8" sensor size, 0.8µm pixel size)

Sensor

CMOS

Exmor RS

Autofocus

no  No

no  No

Physical Aperture

F1.9

F2.2

Flash

no  No

no  No

no  No

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Good
Excellent
Capacity

2900 mAh

2600 mAh

6000 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-Polymer

Li-ion

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

no  No

TalkTime

Up to 16 Hours(3G)

Up to 51 Hours(4G)

Wireless Charging

yes

Quick Charging

yes Fast

yes Quick, v3.0

yes Fast, 25W

USB Type-C

no  No

no  No

yes

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network Support

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

VoLTE

yes

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
50 Mbit/s ↑ 300 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 6)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s ↑
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
50 Mbit/s ↑ 300 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 6)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓
GPRS:
Available
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2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SAR Value

Head: 0.286 W/kg

Head: 1.38 W/kg

Wi-Fi

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/b/g/n/n 5GHz

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/b/g/n/n 5GHz

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v4.1

yes v4.2

yes v5.0

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

yes

yes

no  No

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0

microUSB 2.0

Mass storage device, USB charging

Multimedia
FM Radio

yes

yes

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Audio Features

Dolby Atmos

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Front

Front

Side

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, rgbw sensor, Accelerometer, Compass

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope

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