Samsung Galaxy A5 VS. Samsung Galaxy J5: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Samsung Galaxy A5 VS. Samsung Galaxy J5. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
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Cost-effectiveness
6.4
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
4.8
3.4
Performance & Hardware
3.3
3.2
Camera
5.9
4.9
Connectivity
6.3
4.3
Battery
3.1
3.8

Basics

Brand

Aliases
SM-A500F
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Release Date

Release date
October 2014, 4 years ago
June 2015, 4 years ago
State
Not available
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
69.7 mm
139.3 mm
6.7 mm
73.0 mm
142.0 mm
8.5 mm
Weight
123 g
149 g
Usable surface
71 %
66 %
Materials
Metal
Plastic
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Black

Blue

Gold

Pink

Silver

White
Black

Gold

White

Screen

Diagonal
5"
5"
Type
Super Amoled
Super Amoled
Resolution
720 x 1280 px
720 x 1280 px
Density
294 Pixels per inch
294 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch

Prototypes





Prototypes
Samsung Galaxy A5
Print 3D Model
Samsung Galaxy J5
Print 3D Model

Photos

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916v2
CPU
4xARM Cortex-A53 1.2GHz
ARM Cortex-A53
Type
Quad-Core
Quad-Core
Frequency
1.2 GHz
1.4 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 306
Qualcomm Adreno 306

RAM

RAM
2 GB
1.5 GB

Antutu

Score
20.878
Overall performance better than 17% of devices
20.100 (Antutu v5)
Overall performance better than 16% of devices

Storage

Capacity
16 GB
8 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Independent SD slot
Yes
Independent SD slot

Security

Fingerprint
No
No

Sensors

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

Others

Notifications LED
No
No

Camera

Main

Resolution
13 Mpx
13 Mpx
Pixel size
1.136 µm
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Sensor
Sony IMX135 Exmor RS
Unknown Unknown
Type
CMOS
CMOS BSI
Aperture
f/2.2
f/1.9
Flash
LED
LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Front Flash
  • 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
No
No

Selfie

Resolution
5 Mpx
5 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B20 (800)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B8 (900)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
2G
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

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

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
Others
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.0 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 4.1
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • 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.

0.230 W/Kg on head
0.403 W/Kg on body
0.612 W/Kg on head
0.482 W/Kg on body
American measurement

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

0.648 W/Kg on head
0.478 W/Kg on body
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Others

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

Battery

Battery
Capacity
2300 mAh
2600 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Others
Non-removable
Removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 4.4.4 KitKat
Android 5.1 Lollipop

Prices

Prices unavailable

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