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Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A8
Top 41%2,394 points
Top 41%
Top 51%1,973 points
Top 51%
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A8
Top specs and features

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) vs Samsung Galaxy A8: 96 facts in comparison

1. battery power

1.67% more battery power.
3000mAh
Energizer Power Max P16K Pro: 16000mAh
3050mAh

2. total clock speed

5.56% faster CPU clock speed.
8 x 1.9GHz
Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB: 10 x 2.6GHz
8 x 1.8GHz

3. pixel density

9.59% higher pixel density.
423ppi
Sony Xperia H8541: 847ppi
386ppi

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5.2"
Huawei Mate 20 X: 7.2"
5.7"

5. RAM

1GB more RAM memory.
3GB
Asus ROG Phone 128GB: 8GB
2GB

6. megapixels

0% more megapixels (main camera).
16MP
Huawei Mate 20 X: 40 & 20 & 8MP
16MP

7. resolution

0% higher resolution.
1080 x 1920px
Sony Xperia H8541: 2160 x 4320px
1080 x 1920px

8. front camera megapixels

3.2x more megapixels (front camera).
16MP
Wiko View2 Pro: 16 & 16MP
5MP

9. has an external memory slot

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A8
86% have it

10. 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.
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A8
41% have it

11. weight

6g lighter.
157g
Starmobile Uno B208: 68g
151g

12. internal storage

16GB more internal storage.
32GB
Smartisan Nut R1: 1024GB
16GB

13. thickness

2mm thinner.
7.9mm
Asus Zenfone AR 64GB: 4.6mm
5.9mm

14. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A8
9% have it

15. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A8
37% have it

16. has built-in optical image stabilization

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.
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A8
14% have it

17. has a radio

It works as an FM radio with included headsets
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A8
69% have it

18. 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.
1080 x 30fps
Asus ROG Phone 128GB: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 30fps

19. Is DLNA certified

All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A8
30% have it

20. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A8
38% have it

21. width

5.4mm narrower.
71.4mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
76.8mm

22. 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.
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A8
37% have it

23. Has a dual-tone LED flash

A dual-tone flash has LED lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A8
27% have it

24. Has a fingerprint scanner

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A8
35% have it

25. height

11.9mm shorter.
146.1mm
Motorola FlipOut: 67mm
158mm

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