Compare Apple iPhone 5c 8GB vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)

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SummarySummary 68 Score 75 Score
Performance Apple A6
1 GB RAM
iOS 7, up to iOS 9.0.2
Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615Exynos 7580 Octa
2 GB RAM
Android OS, v5.1.1
Display 4 inches
640 x 1136 pixels
326 PPI Density
5.2 inches
1080 x 1920 pixels
424 PPI Density
Camera 8 MP (Main)
1.2 MP (Front)
13 MP (Main)
5 MP (Front)
Battery 1510 mAh
Li-Po
2900 mAh
Li-Ion
DisplayDisplay
Screen Size 4 inches 5.2 inches
Screen Resolution 640x1136 pixels 1080x1920 pixels
Pixel Density 326 PPI 424 PPI
Display Type LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
ChipsetChipset
Brand Apple Samsung
Chipset Apple A6 Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615Exynos 7580 Octa
Processor Dual-core 1.3 GHz Swift (ARM v7-based) Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 & Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53
RAM 1 GB 2 GB
GPU PowerVR SGX 543MP3 (triple-core graphics) Adreno 405Mali-T720MP2
CameraCamera
Rear Camera Resolution 8 MP 13 MP
Front Camera Resolution 1.2 MP 5 MP
Dual Camera
Video
Camera Features Autofocus, Flash Autofocus, Touch Focus, Flash, Panorama, Geo-Tagging
GeneralGeneral
Operating System iOS Android
OS Version iOS 7, up to iOS 9.0.2 Android OS, v5.1.1
Weight 132 g 155 g
Dimensions 124.4 x 59.2 x 9 mm 144.8 x 71 x 7.3 mm
Thickness 9mm
StorageStorage
Internal Storage 8 GB 16 GB
Card Slot No microSD, up to 128 G
Other 8GB storage, no card slot 16GB storage, microSD card slot
CommunicationCommunication
SIM Card Slots Single SIM Dual SIM
SIM Card Type Nano-SIM Nano-SIM
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, LE v4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE
3.5 mm Jack Yes Yes
NFC No Yes (LTE model only)
ConnectivityConnectivity
2G
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - all versions
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - A1532 (GSM), A1532 (CDMA), A1456
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - A510F, A510FD, A5100, A510Y
4G
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 8(900), 13(700), 17(700), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900) - A1532 GSM, A1532 CDMA
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300) - A510F, A510FD
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/ BDS (market dependant)
GPRS
EDGE
Radio
BatteryBattery
Battery Capacity 1510 mAh 2900 mAh
Battery Type Li-Po Li-Ion
Standby Time Up to 250 h (2G) / Up to 250 h (3G)
Talk Time Up to 10 h (3G) Up to 16 h (3G)
Other FeaturesOther Features
Fingerprint Scanner
Waterproof
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass Fingerprint, accelerometer, proximity, compass
Messaging iMessage, SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Java No No
Other Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic , Siri natural language commands and dictation , iCloud cloud service , TV-out , Maps , Audio/video player/editor , Organizer , Document viewer/editor , Photo viewer/editor , Voice memo/dial/command , Predictive text input Fast battery charging , ANT+ support , Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic , MP4/WMV/H.264 player , MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player , Photo/video editor , Document viewer
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