60points

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

61points

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
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Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) vs Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
60
points
61
points

Why is Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) better than Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)?

  • 15g lighter
    157gvs172g
  • 6.2mm narrower
    71.4mmvs77.6mm
  • 10.7mm shorter
    146.1mmvs156.8mm
  • 14.27% less body volume
    82.41cm³vs96.124672cm³

Why is Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) better than Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)?

  • 20% more battery power
    3600mAhvs3000mAh
  • 9.62% bigger screen size
    5.7"vs5.2"
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

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

2.Weather sealed
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

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

3.thickness

7.9mm

7.9mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.weight

157g

172g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

5.width

71.4mm

77.6mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

146.1mm

156.8mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1080 x 1920px

1080 x 1920px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

423ppi

386ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

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

4.screen size

5.2"

5.7"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5. newer Gorilla Glass version

4

4

Best

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 (64GB / 4GB RAM)

6

6.Has an AMOLED display
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

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

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

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.GPU clock speed

950MHz (Samsung Exynos 7880)

950MHz (Samsung Exynos 7880)

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.Has integrated graphics
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

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

4.CPU threads

8 (Samsung Exynos 7880)

8 (Samsung Exynos 7880)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

5.Has out-of-order execution
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

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

For example

ZTE Blade V8 16GB

6.maximum memory bandwidth

16.5GB/s (Samsung Exynos 7880)

16.5GB/s (Samsung Exynos 7880)

This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.

Best

Sony Xperia XZ2 Dual SIM

29.9GB/s

Cameras

1.megapixels

16MP

16MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

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.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 30fps

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

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

4.front camera megapixels

16MP

16MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.widest aperture

f/1.9

f/1.9

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

Vivo NEX 2

1.3 & 1.8 & 1.8f

6.has a front camera
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

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

2.number of microphones

2

2

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

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

3.has a radio
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

Battery

1.battery power

3000mAh

3600mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

3.has a battery level indicator
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

4.has a rechargeable battery
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
2.Has offline voice recognition
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

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

3.Supports Java
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
5.Is free and open source
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

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
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

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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