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Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 vs Samsung Galaxy A5 2018

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Summary
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Display

5.2" (13.21 cm)

Full HD, 424 PPI

5.5" (13.97 cm)

Full HD, 401 PPI

Performance

Octa Core

1.9 GHz, 3 GB RAM

Octa Core

1.9 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Storage

32 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

32 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

Camera

16 MP (Primary)

16 MP(Front)

13 MP + 13 MP (Primary)

16 MP(Front)

Battery

3000 mAh

16 h talktime (3G)

3250 mAh

Expert Rating

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User Rating

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General
Launch Date

March 15, 2017 (Official)

Unknown

Brand

Samsung

Samsung

Model

Galaxy A5 2017

Galaxy A5 2018

Operating System

Android v6.0 (Marshmallow)

Android v7.1.1 (Nougat)

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network

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

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

Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Quick Charging

yes Fast

yes Fast

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 146.1 mm
Width: 71.4 mm
Thickness: 7.9 mm

Height:
Width:
Thickness:

Weight

159 grams

Colours

Black Sky, Gold Sand

Waterproof

yes Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 1.5 meter), IP68

Ruggedness

Dust proof

Display
Very Good
Screen Size

5.2 " (13.21 cm)

5.5 " (13.97 cm)

Screen Resolution

Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels)

Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels)

Aspect Ratio

16:9

Pixel Density

424 ppi

401 ppi

Display Type

Super AMOLED

Super AMOLED

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v4

Corning Gorilla Glass v4

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

71.29 %

Performance
Good
Chipset

Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7880

Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7880

Processor

Octa core, 1.9 GHz, Cortex A53

Octa core, 1.9 GHz, Cortex A53

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Mali-T830 MP3

Mali-T830 MP3

RAM

3 GB

4 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Internal Memory

32 GB

32 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 256 GB

yes Up to 256 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 23.1 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

Camera
Good
Main Camera
Resolution

16 MP Primary Camera

13 MP + 13 MP Dual Primary Cameras

Sensor

Back-illuminated sensor (BSI), CMOS image sensor

Autofocus

yes

yes

Physical Aperture

F1.9

Optical Image Stabilisation

no  No

no  No

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

4616 x 3464 Pixels

4128 x 3096 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

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

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

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Resolution

16 MP Front Camera

16 MP Front Camera

Sensor

CMOS

Physical Aperture

F1.9

Flash

no  No

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Capacity

3000 mAh

3250 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

TalkTime

Up to 16 Hours(3G)

Quick Charging

yes Fast

yes Fast

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network Support

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

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

VoLTE

yes

yes

SIM 1

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)
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 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available

SIM 2

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)
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
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available

SAR Value

Head: 0.311 W/kg

Wi-Fi

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

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

Wi-Fi Features

Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v4.2

yes v4.2

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

yes

yes

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

USB Type-C

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

Multimedia
FM Radio

yes

yes

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Front

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Applications

Samsung Pay

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  • Does Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 have call recording?

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    Answered By Riya Chopra | 2 years ago

    Recording calls on Galaxy A5 2017


    To record calls in Galaxy A5 2017 you have to download the ACR Call Recording app which you can download using this link: Call Recorder App.


    Simply install the app and press the three bar in the top left corner of the app and turn it on.

    Your call will start getting recorded.


  • Whether Galaxy A5 2017 has USB OTG support?

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    Answered By Akhila Bhatnagar | 2 years ago
    Yes it supports OTG.
  • Is Samsung Galaxy A5 2018 waterproof?

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    Answered By khansabir484 | 1 years ago
    It's water resistance not water proof
  • Which is a better phone betweenSamsung Galaxy A5 2017 or Xperia M5 Dual?

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    Answered By Sulalita Sahni | 1 years ago

    Both the phones have their pros and cons,lets analyze both

    Advantages of Sony Xperia M5 Dual

    1.Better Camera Resolution:- More resolution generally means better picture quality, though it's not always necessary.

    Advantages of Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) :-

    1.Supports VoLTE:-Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) is VoLTE Enabled. You can use this to make calls over 4G network. It is compatible with Reliance Jio.

    2.More Storage Capacity:-More memory allows you to store more songs, videos, photos and install more applications.

    3.Bigger Battery:-It  can generally last more time, 

    4.Has Fingerprint Sensor:-Fingerprint sensor support allows you to quickly unlock your device using your fingerprint.


    Verdict - In my opinion, Sony Xperia M5 Dual is better overall performance and price ,if you need fingerprint sensor and better battery  you can go for Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) .

    You can also compare these devices on 91mobiles

    Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 vs Sony Xperia M5 Dual


  • Which Phone is better between Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus 2018 and Samsung Galaxy A5 2018?

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    Answered By Mahima Mehra | 1 years ago
    In my opinion you should go for Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus 2018 ,it has powerful features .Very sharp display,This device is a powerhouse in terms of performance and storage.  Overall, it is a power-packed device to deliver some great smartphone .Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus 2018 vs Samsung Galaxy A5 2018
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