Apple iPhone 5 16GB vs Samsung Galaxy A8
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|Overview||Advantages (Factors To Decide Which Device You Should Buy) Remove All Devices|
|Rankings||# 2||# 1|
|Specs Score||51 / 100||74 / 100|
|Operating System||iOS, v6||Android, v5.1 (Lollipop)|
|Features Present In Only One Device|
Around 25% lighter than Samsung Galaxy A8. Light weight devices are easier to hold without tiring your arms.
Has Dual Sim
Use multiple sims at the same time. It allows you to use two services without the need to carry two devices at the same time
Octa Core CPU
More cores result in better parallelism, meaning more tasks can be processed in parallel without slowing down the User Interface.
Around 38% faster CPU than Apple iPhone 5 16GB. Faster CPU means more smooth experience.
Around 100% more RAM than Apple iPhone 5 16GB. More RAM means more applications can run at the same time, which makes the device faster.
Around 42% bigger screen than Apple iPhone 5 16GB. Reading, browsing internet and watching movies is more pleasing experience on a bigger screen.
Better Screen Resolution
Around 185% more pixels than Apple iPhone 5 16GB. More resolution means sharper and crisper screen.
Samsung Galaxy A8 is VoLTE Enabled. You can use this to make calls over 4G network. It is compatible with Reliance Jio.
Around 22% slimmer than Apple iPhone 5 16GB. Slimmer devices are easier to carry in pocket and look more fashionable.
Better Camera Resolution
Around 100% more mega pixels (MP) than Apple iPhone 5 16GB. More resolution generally means better picture quality, though it's not always necessary.
More Storage Capacity
Around 100% more inbuilt memory than Apple iPhone 5 16GB. More memory allows you to store more songs, videos, photos and install more applications.
Supports Memory Card
Samsung Galaxy A8 has a slot for a memory card. Memory cards give your device more storage capacity. So you can store more songs, photos and videos.
Supports FM Radio
Listen to your favourite radio stations on your device. Enjoy music on the go with FM Radio.
Around 111% more Battery Capacity than Apple iPhone 5 16GB. With more battery size, device's battery can generally last more time, though it depends on various other factors too.
Has Fingerprint Sensor
Fingerprint sensor support allows you to quickly unlock your device using your fingerprint.
|Sim Size||Nano SIM|
|Release Date||September, 2012||July, 2015|
|Dimensions||123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm||158 x 76.8 x 5.9 mm|
|Weight||112 g||151 g|
|Type||Color IPS screen, 16M colors||Color Super AMOLED screen, 16M colors|
|Touch||Yes, with Multitouch||Yes, with Multitouch|
|Size||4 inches, 640 x 1136 pixels||5.7 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixels|
|PPI||~ 326 PPI||~ 386 PPI|
|Features||Corning Gorilla Glass 4 (To be confirmed) Screen Protection|
|Internal||16 GB inbuilt, 1 GB RAM||32 GB inbuilt, 2 GB RAM|
|Card Slot||No||Yes, upto 128 GB|
|3G||Yes, 42 Mbps Download, 5.76 Mbps Upload||Yes|
|VoLTE||Yes (Supports Reliance Jio)|
|Wifi||Yes, with wifi-hotspot||Yes, with wifi-hotspot|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v4.0||Yes, v4.1|
|USB||Yes v2.0||Yes, microUSB v2.0|
|Camera||Yes, 8 MP with autofocus||Yes, 16 MP with autofocus|
|Features||Face detection, Geo tagging, Panorama, Touch to focus||Face detection, Geo tagging, Panorama, Touch to focus|
|Video Recording||Yes, 1080p @ 30fps||Yes, 1080p @ 30fps|
|Front Camera||Yes, 1.2 MP||Yes, 5 MP|
|OS||iOS, v6||Android, v5.1 (Lollipop)|
|CPU||1.3 GHz, Dual Core Processor||1.8 GHz, Octa Core, Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 (Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53) Processor|
|GPU||PowerVR SGX 543MP3 (triple-core graphics)||Adreno 405|
|Browser||Yes, supports HTML||Yes, supports HTML|
|Supports||MMS, Instant Messaging, Voice Commands||MMS, Instant Messaging|
|Yes, with Push Mail||Yes, with Push Mail|
|Music||Yes||MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC|
|Video||MP4, WMV, H.264|
|FM Radio||No||Yes, with FM recording|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS Support||Yes, with A-GPS Support|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass||Accelerometer, Compass, Fingerprint|
|3.5mm Headphone Jack||Yes||Yes|
|Type||Non-Removable Battery||Non-Removable Battery|
|Size||1440 mAH, Li-Po Battery||3050 mAH, Li-ion Battery|
|Standby time||9.4 days, 9.4 days on 3G|
|Talk time||8 hours, 8 hours on 3G|
|Music Playback time||40 hours|
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