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Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
Top 58%2,313 points
Top 58%
Top 56%2,426 points
Top 56%
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
Top specs and features

Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) vs Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017): 93 facts in comparison

1. battery power

3.33% more battery power.
3100mAh
Energizer Power Max P16K Pro: 16000mAh
3000mAh

2. total clock speed

2.67x faster CPU clock speed.
4 x 1.2GHz
Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB: 10 x 2.6GHz
8 x 1.6GHz

3. pixel density

0% higher pixel density.
282ppi
Sony Xperia H8541: 847ppi
282ppi

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5.2"
Samsung Galaxy J Max: 7"
5.2"

5. RAM

0MB more RAM memory.
2GB
Vivo NEX S: 8GB
2GB

6. megapixels

0% more megapixels (main camera).
13MP
Huawei Mate RS Porsche Design: 40 & 20 & 8MP
13MP

7. resolution

0% higher resolution.
720 x 1280px
Sony Xperia H8541: 2160 x 4320px
720 x 1280px

8. front camera megapixels

2.4x more megapixels (front camera).
5MP
Wiko View2 Pro: 16 & 16MP
12MP

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 J5 (2016)
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
85% have it

10. weight

1g lighter.
159g
Samsung Galaxy J8: 0g
160g

11. every pixel has three subpixels

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.
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
77% have it

12. thickness

0.1mm thinner.
8.1mm
Asus Zenfone AR 64GB: 4.6mm
8mm

13. internal storage

0MB more internal storage.
16GB
Smartisan Nut R1: 1024GB
16GB

14. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
38% have it

15. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
86% have it

16. download speed

2x faster downloads.
150MBits/s
Coolpad Cool Play 6: 1500MBits/s
300MBits/s

17. has a radio

It works as an FM radio with included headsets
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
67% have it

18. Supports 4K resolution

Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)(Android 5.1 Lollipop)
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017)(Android 7.0 Nougat)
67% have it

19. 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
Xiaomi Mi 8 64GB: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 30fps

20. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
38% have it

21. width

1mm narrower.
72.3mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
71.3mm

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 J5 (2016)
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
34% have it

23. Has a fingerprint scanner

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
32% have it

24. widest aperture

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.
f/1.9
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus Dual SIM 64GB: f/1.5
f/1.7

25. height

0.4mm shorter.
145.8mm
Motorola FlipOut: 67mm
146.2mm

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