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72points

Google Pixel 3a

56points

Samsung Galaxy A8 Star

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153 facts in comparison

Google Pixel 3a vs Samsung Galaxy A8 Star

Google Pixel 3a
Samsung Galaxy A8 Star
72
points
Google Pixel 3a
56
points
Samsung Galaxy A8 Star

Why is Google Pixel 3a better than Samsung Galaxy A8 Star?

  • 12.5% higher pixel density
    441ppivs392ppi
  • Has branded damage-resistant glass
    ?
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 33.33% faster downloads
    600MBits/svs450MBits/s
  • 44g lighter
    147gvs191g
  • Is DLNA-certified
    ?
  • Has a dual-tone LED flash
    ?

Why is Samsung Galaxy A8 Star better than Google Pixel 3a?

  • 23.33% more battery power
    3700mAhvs3000mAh
  • 13.8% faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.2GHz & 4 x 1.84GHzvs2 x 2 & 6 x 1.7GHz
  • 12.5% bigger screen size
    ?

    6.3"vs5.6"
  • 3.28x more megapixels (main camera)
    24MP & 16MPvs12.2MP
  • 3x more megapixels (front camera)
    24MPvs8MP
  • Has an external memory slot
    ?
  • 0.6mm thinner
    7.6mmvs8.2mm
  • 5.56% wider aperture at minimum focal length
    ?

    f/1.7 & f/1.7vs1.8f

Price comparison

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Samsung Galaxy A8 Star

Top specs and features

Design

1.Weather-sealed
?

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

For example

Motorola Moto G6 Plus (64GB / 4GB RAM)

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2.thickness
?

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

8.2mm

7.6mm

3.weight
?

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

147g

191g

4.width
?

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

70.1mm

77mm

5.height
?

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

151.3mm

162.4mm

6.volume
?

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

86.97cm³

95.04cm³

Display

1.resolution
?

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

1080 x 2220px

1080 x 2220px

2.pixel density
?

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

441ppi

392ppi

3.has branded damage-resistant glass
?

Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

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4.screen size
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The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

5.6"

6.3"

5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

For example

Realme 3i

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6.Has an AMOLED display
?

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

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Performance

1.RAM speed
?

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Huawei Nova 5

4266MHz

1866MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 670)

1866MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 660)

2.Has integrated LTE
?

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

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3.RAM
?

Best

OnePlus 7 Pro 5G

12GB

4GB

4GB

4.CPU speed
?

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

8 x 2.6GHz

2 x 2GHz & 6 x 1.7GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 670)

4 x 2.2GHz & 4 x 1.84GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 660)

5.Has integrated graphics
?

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

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6.CPU threads
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More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Motorola Moto G6 Plus (64GB / 4GB RAM)

8

8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 670)

8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 660)

Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9

48 & 16 & 12MP

12.2MP

24MP & 16MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
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Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

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3.megapixels (front camera)
?

Best

Xiaomi Mi CC9e (64GB / 6GB RAM)

32MP

8MP

24MP

4.video recording (main camera)
?

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

OnePlus 7 Pro 5G

2160 x 60fps

2160 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

5.widest aperture
?

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB / 6GB RAM)

2.2 & 1.2f

f/1.8

f/1.7 & f/1.7

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
?

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

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2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

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3.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

2

2

4.Has a radio
?

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

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5.Has dedicated media keys
?

Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

For example

Blu Vivo One Plus (2019)

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Battery

1.Battery life
?

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Doogee S80

136h

30h

23h

2.battery power
?

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

3000mAh

3700mAh

3.Supports fast charging
?

Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

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4.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Doogee S70 Lite

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5.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Realme 2 (32GB / 3GB RAM)

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6.Has an ultra power save mode
?

The device can save battery by using just a black-and-white screen with a few basic icons. This means even with a small amount of battery, you can keep the device running for a long time.

For example

Sony Xperia L2 Dual SIM

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
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2.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
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3.Supports Java
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4.Has offline voice recognition
?

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

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5.Is free and open source
?

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

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6.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
?

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

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