Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) VS. Samsung Galaxy C5: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) VS. Samsung Galaxy C5. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
7.2
Cost-effectiveness
6.4
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
6
5.1
Performance & Hardware
4.9
5.1
Camera
6.1
5
Connectivity
6.2
6.9
Battery
4.2
3.2

Basics

Brand

Aliases
SM-A510F, A510F
SM-C5000, C5000

Release Date

Release date
December 2015, 3 years ago
May 2016, 3 years ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
71.0 mm
144.8 mm
7.3 mm
72.0 mm
145.9 mm
6.7 mm
Weight
153 g
143 g
Usable surface
72 %
71 %
Materials
Aluminium alloy
Metal
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Black

Gold

White
Gold

Gray

Rose-gold

Silver

Screen

Diagonal
5.2"
5.2"
Type
Super Amoled
Super Amoled
Resolution
1080 x 1920 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
424 Pixels per inch
424 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch

Prototypes





Prototypes
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)
Print 3D Model
Samsung Galaxy C5
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7580
Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 MSM8952
CPU
8x 1.6 GHz ARM Corte
4x1.5 GHz ARM Cortex-A53+ 4x1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
Type
Octa-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
1.6 GHz
1.5 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
ARM Mali-T720 MP2
Qualcomm Adreno 405

RAM

RAM
2 GB
4 GB

Antutu

Score
41.868
Overall performance better than 49% of devices
35.000
Overall performance better than 41% of devices

Storage

Capacity
16 GB
64 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Independent SD slot
Yes
Slot for SD or second SIM card

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, on the front
Yes, on the front

Sensors

Sensors
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Hall
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Hall
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity

Others

Notifications LED
No
No

Camera

Main

Resolution
13 Mpx
16 Mpx
Pixel size
--
1.029 µm
Sensor
Unknown Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Type
CMOS BSI
CMOS BSI
Aperture
f/1.9
f/1.9
Flash
LED
Dual LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Macro mode
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
No
30 fps
No
30 fps
Optical Stabilisation
Yes
No

Selfie

Resolution
5 Mpx
8 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B20 (800)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
2G
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Single Sim
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
Others
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.1 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 4.2
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • DIP (Device ID Profile)
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • HOGP
  • HSP (Headset Profile)
  • MAP (Message Access Profile)
  • OPP (Object Push Profile)
  • PAN (Personal Area Networking Profile)
  • PBAP/PAB (Phone Book Access Profile)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • GLONASS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • GLONASS
  • GPS

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

0.286 W/Kg on head
0.475 W/Kg on body
--
American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

--
0.510 W/Kg on head
0.450 W/Kg on body

Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • ANT+
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • ANT+
  • Computer sync
  • Mirrorlink
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.

Battery

Battery
Capacity
2900 mAh
2600 mAh
Type
Li-Polymer
Li-Ion
Others
Fast Charging
Non-removable
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 7.0 Nougat
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

Prices

Prices

Prices