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Samsung Galaxy M31 vs Samsung Galaxy A21s

Summary
84%
75%
Camera

64 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP + 5 MP (Primary)

32 MP(Front)

48 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP (Primary)

13 MP(Front)

Display

6.4" (16.26 cm)

1080x2340 px, 403 PPI

6.5" (16.51 cm)

720x1600 px, 270 PPI

Battery

6000 mAh

48 h talktime (4G)

5000 mAh

54 h talktime (4G)

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

2.3 GHz + 1.7 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2 GHz + 2 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

512 GB (Expandable)

64 GB

512 GB (Expandable)

Expert Rating

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User Rating

★★★★★
★★★★★

4.3/5 based on 138,594 ratings

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4.2/5 based on 16,080 ratings

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General
Launch Date

March 4, 2020 (Official)

June 17, 2020 (Official)

Brand

Samsung

Samsung

Model

Galaxy M31

Galaxy A21s

Operating System

Android v10 (Q)

Android v10 (Q)

Custom UI

Samsung One UI

Samsung One UI

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM, Dual VoLTE

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, 15W

yes Fast, 15W

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 159.2 mm
Width: 75.1 mm
Thickness: 8.9 mm

Height: 163.7 mm
Width: 75.3 mm
Thickness: 8.9 mm

Weight

191 grams

192 grams

Build Material


Back: Plastic


Back: Plastic

Colours

Black, Blue

Black, Blue, White

Display
Very Good
Below Average
Screen Size

6.4 " (16.26 cm)

6.5 " (16.51 cm)

Screen Resolution

1080 x 2340 pixels

720 x 1600 pixels

Aspect Ratio

19.5:9

20:9

Bezel-less display

yes with waterdrop notch

yes with punch-hole display

Pixel Density

403 ppi

270 ppi

Display Type

Super AMOLED

PLS TFT LCD

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v3

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

83.92 %

82.75 %

Performance
Very Good
Very Good
Chipset

Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9611

Samsung Exynos 8 Octa 850

Processor

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

Octa core (2 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A55 + 2 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A55)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Mali-G72 MP3

RAM

6 GB

4 GB

Bootup Time (tested by 91mobiles)

26.0 s

31.0 s

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 512 GB

yes Up to 512 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 49 GB

Up to 48.1 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

yes

Camera
Very Good
Very Good
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Quad

Quad

Resolution

64 MP f/1.8 (upto 8x Digital Zoom) Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 1.7" sensor size, 0.8µm pixel size)8 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(12 mm focal length, 4.0" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)5 MP f/2.4, Macro Camera(25 mm focal length, 5.0" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)5 MP f/2.2, Depth Camera

48 MP f/2.0 (upto 8x Digital Zoom), Wide Angle Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 2" sensor size, 0.8µm pixel size)8 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(4.0" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)2 MP f/2.4, Macro Camera
2 MP f/2.4, Depth Camera

Sensor

ISOCELL Plus

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

Physical Aperture

F1.8

F2.0

Optical Image Stabilisation

no  No

no  No

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

9000 x 7000 Pixels

8000 x 6000 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

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

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

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 30 fps, 1280x720 @ 240 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

32 MP f/2.0 Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 2.8" sensor size, 0.8µm pixel size)

13 MP f/2.2 Primary Camera(3.1" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)

Sensor

Exmor RS

Autofocus

no  No

no  No

Physical Aperture

F2.0

F2.2

Flash

no  No

no  No

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Excellent
Excellent
Capacity

6000 mAh

5000 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

TalkTime

Up to 48 Hours(4G)

Up to 54 Hours(4G)

Quick Charging

yes Fast, 15W

yes Fast, 15W

USB Type-C

yes

yes

Battery Charging Time (20% to 100%) (tested by 91mobiles)

02h 01m 08s

01h 44m 07s

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 13) / 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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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) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)
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 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 13) / 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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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) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
Read More..

SAR Value

Head: 0.383 W/kg

Head: 0.831 W/kg

Wi-Fi

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

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

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v5.0

yes v5.0

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

no  No

no  No

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging

Multimedia
FM Radio

yes

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Audio Features

Dolby Atmos

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Rear

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope

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Related Questions

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  • Does Samsung Galaxy M31 support OTG?

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    Answered By Anusha Mistry | 1 years ago

     Samsung Galaxy M31 does support OTG.

    OTG stands for 'USB on the go'. This additional feature lets the user to connect USB Flash-drive and Hard-drives directly to the device with the help of a OTG cable.

    In the meantime, do not forget to find all the detailed specifications and other latest updates related to Samsung Galaxy M31 here.

  • How to record calls on Samsung Galaxy M31 ?

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    Answered By Ram Niwas Goel | 1 years ago

    Most of the Samsung devices come with a Auto Call Recorder.

    This application when activated automatically records all the calls made through the device.

    If your device does not comes with this application , you can always download a Third Party Application for recording calls.

    In the meantime, do not forget to find all the detailed specifications and other latest updates related to Samsung Galaxy M31 here.

  • How to set custom ringtone on Samsung Galaxy M31 ?

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    Answered By Rujul Nair | 1 years ago

    You can easily set up a Custom Ringtone for you Samsung Galaxy M31 by following these easy steps:

    1. Just Go to the Settings.

    2. Go to the Sound and Vibrations option.

    3. Tao on the Ringtone option and add your desired ringtone.

    The ringtone, could be from your Pre-Installed inventory or you could also download it from the internet.

    In the meantime, do not forget to find all the detailed specifications and other latest updates related to Samsung Galaxy M31 here.


  • Does Samsung Galaxy A21s have the Samsung Pay option?

    A

    Answered By Avi Jaiteley | 7 months ago

    No, the Samsung Galaxy A21s doesn't support the Samsung Pay option as it doesn't have the NFC feature which is the basic need for operating Samsung Pay Option.

    Check more about Samsung Pay-


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  • How to hide or protect apps on Samsung Galaxy M31 ?

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    Answered By Rujul Nair | 1 years ago

    Most of the Samsung's premium devices come with a Pre-Installed safety application called as ' Secure Folder'

    This is a safety application powered by Knox' . It lets the user to hide all the  applications

    And if your device does not come with this application, you can always download a Third Party Application.

    In the meantime, do not forget to find all the detailed specifications and other latest updates related to Samsung Galaxy M31 here.

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