Samsung Galaxy A8 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 5 32GB

Summary
76%
85%
Display

5.7" (Large)

Full HD, Sharp screen

5.7" (Large)

2K, Very Sharp

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

1.8 GHz + 1.3 GHz, 2 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2.1 GHz + 1.5 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Storage

32 GB

128 GB (Expandable)

32 GB

Non-expandable

Camera

16 MP (Main)

5 MP (Front)

16 MP (Main)

5 MP (Front)

Battery

3050 mAh

17 h talktime (3G)

3000 mAh

22 h talktime (3G)

Expert Rating

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User Rating

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4.1/5 based on 1,271 ratings

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3.4/5 based on 351 ratings

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General
Launch Date

August 3, 2015 (Official)

September 8, 2015 (Official)

Operating System

Android v5.1 (Lollipop)

Android v5.1.1 (Lollipop)

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Single SIM, GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano

Network

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

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

Fingerprint Sensor

Quick Charging

No

Design
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Dimensions

Height: 158 mm
Width: 76.8 mm
Thickness: 5.9 mm

Height: 153.2 mm
Width: 76.1 mm
Thickness: 7.6 mm

Weight

151 grams

171 grams

Build Material

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Colours

Display
Excellent
Best in Class
Screen Resolution

Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels)

1440 x 2560 pixels

Pixel Density

386 ppi

515 ppi

Display Type

Super AMOLED

Super AMOLED

Screen Protection

No

Corning Gorilla Glass v4, Corning Concore display

Touch Screen

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio

73.64 %

76.65 %

Performance
Very Good
Very Good
Chipset

Samsung Exynos 5 Octa 5430

Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7420

Processor

Octa core (1.8 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A15 + 1.3 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A7)

Octa core (2.1 GHz, Quad core, ARM Cortex A57 + 1.5 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Architecture

32 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Mali-T628 MP6

Mali-T760 MP8

RAM

2 GB

4 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

32 GB

32 GB

Expandable Memory

Up to 128 GB

No

User Available Storage

Up to 24.6 GB

USB OTG Support

Camera
Good
Very Good
Main Camera
Resolution

16 MP Primary Camera

16 MP Primary Camera

Sensor

Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor

Autofocus

Aperture

1.9 F

1.9 F

Optical Image Stabilisation

No

Flash

LED Flash

LED Flash

Image Resolution

5312 x 2988 Pixels

4616 x 3464 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), Burst mode

Camera Features

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

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

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 60 fps, 1280x720 @ 120 fps

Video Recording Features

Optical Image stabilization, Dual Video Recording

Front Camera
Resolution

5 MP Front Camera

5 MP Front Camera

Autofocus

No

Flash

No

No

Camera Features

Wide Angle Selfie

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

3050 mAh

3000 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

No

No

Wireless Charging

Quick Charging

Fast

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano

SIM 1

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

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

SIM 2

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

SAR Value

Head: 0.100 W/kg

Head: 0.314 W/kg

Bluetooth

v4.1

v4.2

GPS

with A-GPS, Glonass

with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

No

USB Connectivity

microUSB 2.0

microUSB 2.0

Multimedia
FM Radio

No

Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Front

Front

Heart Rate Monitor

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass

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

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