59points

Samsung Galaxy Alpha

81points

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

Samsung Galaxy Alpha
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106 facts in comparison

Samsung Galaxy Alpha vs Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
59
points
81
points

Why is Samsung Galaxy Alpha better than Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)?

  • 54g lighter
    115gvs169g
  • 1.2mm thinner
    6.7mmvs7.9mm
  • Has a removable battery
  • 8.4mm narrower
    65.5mmvs73.9mm
  • 21.1mm shorter
    132.4mmvs153.5mm
  • Has AF tracking
  • Uses HMP

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820) better than Samsung Galaxy Alpha?

  • 1.88x more battery power
    3500mAhvs1860mAh
  • 1.66x higher pixel density
    518ppivs312ppi
  • 21.28% bigger screen size
    5.7"vs4.7"
  • 2GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs2GB
  • 4x higher resolution
    1440 x 2560pxvs720 x 1280px
  • 2.38x more megapixels (front camera)
    5MPvs2.1MP
  • Has an external memory slot
  • 32GB more internal storage
    64GBvs32GB

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

2.Weather sealed
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

3.weight

115g

169g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

6.7mm

7.9mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

65.5mm

73.9mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

132.4mm

153.5mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

720 x 1280px

1440 x 2560px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

312ppi

518ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

4.7"

5.7"

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 Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

6.has a touch screen
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

600MHz (Samsung Exynos 5430)

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

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

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.RAM speed

2133MHz (Samsung Exynos 5430)

1688MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Umidigi One Max

3200MHz

4.Has integrated graphics
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

5.CPU threads

8 (Samsung Exynos 5430)

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

6.Has out-of-order execution
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

Cameras

1.megapixels

12MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

2160 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

2.1MP

5MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

6.has a front camera
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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 Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

Battery

1.battery power

1860mAh

3500mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

3.has a removable battery
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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

4.has a battery level indicator
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
2.Has offline voice recognition
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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 Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
5.Is free and open source
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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 Alpha
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

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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