Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 vs Samsung Galaxy S9

Full Comparison

Hardware

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Operating System
Android 7.0
Android 8.0
Cpu Speed
1.9 GHz
2.7 GHz
CPU Cores
Octa Core
Octa Core
CPU Model
Samsung Exynos 7 Octa (7880)
Samsung Exynos 9 Octa (9810)
GPU Model
ARM Mali-T830 MP2
ARM Mali-G72 MP18
Ram memory
3GB
4GB

Display

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Colors
16M
16M
Screen size
5.2 in
5.8 in
Resolution
1080, 1920
1440, 2960
Technology
OLED (AMOLED)
OLED (AMOLED)
Pixel Density
424 ppi
570 ppi

Camera

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Number of cameras
2
2
Front Resolution
16 Mpx
8 Mpx
Primary rear resolution
16 Mpx
12 Mpx
Highest video resolution
1920x1080 px
3840x2160 px
Maximum FPS at the highest resolution
30 fps
60 fps
Maximum FPS (regardless of res.)
30 fps
960 fps
Max resolution (highest frame rate)
1920, 1080
1280, 720

Storage

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Card Storage Max
256 GB
400GB
Types of memory card supported
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC

Dimensions

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Colour of product
Black, Blue, Gold, Pink, Silver, White
Black, Blue, Grey, Purple
Material
Aluminium, Glass
Aluminium, Glass
Height
146.1 mm
147.7 mm
Width
71.4 mm
68.7 mm
Depth
7.9 mm
8.5 mm
Weight
159 g
163 g

Connectivity

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Sim Card Size
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM
Bluetooth Version
4.2
5.0
Bluetooth profile
A2DP, AVRCP
A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HSP, OPP, PBAP
Connector type
USB
USB
Headphone Connection
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
USB version
2.0
3.1 (Gen 2)
Type of USB connector
USB-C
USB-C
Video output
noNo
DisplayPort over USB-C

Networks

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HSDPA speed
42 Mbps
42 Mbps
HSUPA speed
5.76 Mbps
5.76 Mbps
4G Speed (download/upload)
300/50
1200/200
Streaming standards
Google Cast
Google Cast, Miracast
Wireless networking standard
802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Battery

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Battery Capacity
3000 mAh
3000 mAh
Talk Time 2G
16 h
22 h
Talk Time 3G
16 h
22 h