60points

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

22points

Samsung Galaxy S Advance

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91 facts in comparison

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) vs Samsung Galaxy S Advance

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S Advance
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S Advance
60
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22
points

Why is Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) better than Samsung Galaxy S Advance?

  • Has branded damage resistant glass
  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • 1.8mm thinner
    7.9mmvs9.7mm
  • Has NFC
  • Is DLNA certified
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Weather sealed
  • Has a fingerprint scanner

Why is Samsung Galaxy S Advance better than Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)?

  • 37g lighter
    120gvs157g
  • Has a removable battery
  • 8.4mm narrower
    63mmvs71.4mm
  • 22.9mm shorter
    123.2mmvs146.1mm
  • 8.64% less body volume
    75.29cm³vs82.40916600000001cm³

Top specs and features

Design

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

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

2.Weather sealed
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S Advance

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

3.thickness

7.9mm

9.7mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.weight

157g

120g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

5.width

71.4mm

63mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

146.1mm

123.2mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1080 x 1920px

480 x 800px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

423ppi

233ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

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

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"

4"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S Advance

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.

For example

Vivo Z1 Lite

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

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 S Advance

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
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S Advance

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

3.Has out-of-order execution
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S Advance

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

4.Has AES
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S Advance

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S Advance

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

6.RAM

3GB

0.77GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

Cameras

1.megapixels

16MP

5MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

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

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.

For example

Nokia 8.1

3.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

720 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

1.3MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.has a front camera
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S Advance

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

6.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S Advance

A dual-lens camera captures two images and overlays them. This technology creates sharper images, especially in low light conditions, and allows you to use effects such as softening the background.

For example

Vivo Z1 Lite

Audio

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

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

2.number of microphones

2

1

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 S Advance

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

Battery

1.battery power

3000mAh

1500mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

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

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

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

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

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

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

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 S Advance

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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