20points

Polaroid Link A5

75points

Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

Polaroid Link A5
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Polaroid Link A5 vs Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

Why is Polaroid Link A5 better than Samsung Galaxy S7 Active?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 94.3g lighter
    90.7gvs185g
  • 1.1mm thinner
    8.8mmvs9.9mm
  • Has a removable battery
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 1.4mm narrower
    73.6mmvs75mm
  • 6.6mm shorter
    142.2mmvs148.8mm
  • Supports two SIM cards

Why is Samsung Galaxy S7 Active better than Polaroid Link A5?

  • 2.35x more battery power
    4000mAhvs1700mAh
  • 3.31x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.15GHzvs2 x 1.3GHz
  • 2.94x higher pixel density
    577ppivs196ppi
  • 2% bigger screen size
    5.1"vs5"
  • 3.5GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs0.5GB
  • 2.4x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MPvs5MP
  • 8.99x higher resolution
    1440 x 2560pxvs480 x 854px
  • 16.67x more megapixels (front camera)
    5MPvs0.3MP

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

2.Weather sealed
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

3.weight

90.7g

185g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

8.8mm

9.9mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

73.6mm

75mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

142.2mm

148.8mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

480 x 854px

1440 x 2560px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.has branded damage resistant glass
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

3.pixel density

196ppi

577ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

4.screen size

5"

5.1"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

6.Has an AMOLED display
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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.Has integrated LTE
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

2.Has integrated graphics
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

3.Uses big.LITTLE technology
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

Using big.LITTLE technology, a chip can switch between two sets of processor cores in order to maximise performance and battery life. For example, when playing a game the more powerful cores will be used to increase performance, whereas checking email will use the less powerful cores to maximise battery life.

4.Has out-of-order execution
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

5.RAM

0.5GB

4GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

6.Has AES
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

5MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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.

3.front camera megapixels

0.3MP

5MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

4.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

5.has a flash
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

6.shoots raw
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

A raw image file contains minimally processed data from the image sensor. Raw files are so named because they are not yet processed and therefore are not ready to be printed or edited with a bitmap graphics editor.

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Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

2.number of microphones

1

2

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

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

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Battery

1.battery power

1700mAh

4000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

3.has a battery level indicator
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

4.has a rechargeable battery
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
2.Has offline voice recognition
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

3.Supports Java
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
5.Is free and open source
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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.

6.Has sharing intents
Polaroid Link A5
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

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