59points

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

23points

Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

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Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) vs Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

Why is Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) better than Samsung Galaxy S II LTE?

  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • 0.6mm thinner
    7.9mmvs8.5mm
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • Has a radio
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Has a fingerprint scanner
  • Weather sealed
  • The browser has word wrap

Why is Samsung Galaxy S II LTE better than Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)?

  • 37g lighter
    135gvs172g
  • Has a removable battery
  • 11.5mm narrower
    66.1mmvs77.6mm
  • 31.5mm shorter
    125.3mmvs156.8mm
  • 26.87% less body volume
    70.4cm³vs96.124672cm³
  • Has a HDMI output

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

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

2.Weather sealed
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

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

3.weight

172g

135g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

7.9mm

8.5mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

77.6mm

66.1mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

156.8mm

125.3mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

1080 x 1920px

480 x 800px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

386ppi

207ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

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

5.7"

4.5"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.Has an AMOLED display
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

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

6.every pixel has three subpixels
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

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

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

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Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II 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.

2.Has integrated graphics
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

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

3.Has out-of-order execution
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

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

For example

Cat S41

4.RAM

3GB

1GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

5.Has AES
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

6.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

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

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Cameras

1.megapixels

16MP

8MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

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

16MP

2MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

4.has a flash
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

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

5.has a front camera
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

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

6.has a two-stage shutter
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.

For example

Huawei Y9 (2018)

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Audio

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

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 A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

4.has dedicated media keys
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

3600mAh

1850mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

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

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

3.has a removable battery
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

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

4.has a battery level indicator
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

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

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

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

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 A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

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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Miscellaneous

1.Has a built-in FM transmitter
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

Built-in FM transmitter allows you to wirelessly stream music from your device to any radio, e.g. in your car, at a predefined frequency.

For example

T-Mobile Doubleshot

2.has a 24p cinema mode
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

3.supports AVCHD format
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

4.has a dedicated Facebook key
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

Whenever the Facebook key lights up contents can be quickly shared by pressing it.

For example

HTC Cha Cha

5.Is a system camera
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

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