Compare Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) vs Samsung Galaxy A8

  • Samsung Galaxy A8 has bigger 5.7 inch screen than Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)(5.5 inch).
  • Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) has more 3 GB RAM compared to Samsung Galaxy A8(2 GB RAM).
  • Samsung Galaxy A8 features 16 MP rear camera which clicks clear and sharp pictures.
  • Both Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) and Samsung Galaxy A8 feature 5 MP front camera.

Compare Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) with Samsung Galaxy A8

SummarySummary 76 Score 76 Score
Performance Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615Exynos 7580 Octa
3 GB RAM RAM
Android OS, v5.1.1
Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615
2 GB RAM RAM
Android OS, v5.1.1
Display 5.5 inch
1080 x 1920 pixels
401 PPI Density
5.7 inch
1080 x 1920 pixels
386 PPI Density
Camera 13 MP (Main)
5 MP (Front)
16 MP (Main)
5 MP (Front)
Battery 3300 mAh
Li-Ion
3050 mAh
Li-Ion
DisplayDisplay
Screen Size 5.5 inch 5.7 inch
Screen Resolution 1080x1920 pixels 1080x1920 pixels
Pixel Density 401 PPI 386 PPI
Display Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Gorilla Glass - -
Screen Protection - -
ChipsetChipset
Brand Samsung Samsung
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615Exynos 7580 Octa Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615
Processor Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 & Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53 1.8 GHz Octa-core
RAM 3 GB RAM 2 GB RAM
GPU Adreno 405Mali-T720MP2 Adreno 405
CameraCamera
Rear Camera Resolution 13 MP 16 MP
Front Camera Resolution 5 MP 5 MP
Dual Camera
Video
Camera Features Autofocus, Touch Focus, Flash, Panorama, Geo-Tagging Autofocus, Touch Focus, Flash, Panorama, Geo-Tagging
GeneralGeneral
Operating System Android Android
OS Version Android OS, v5.1.1 Android OS, v5.1.1
Weight 172 g 151 g
Dimensions 151.5 x 74.1 x 7.3 mm 158 x 76.8 x 5.9 mm
Thickness 7.3mm
StorageStorage
Internal Storage 16 GB 32 GB
Card Slot microSD, up to 128 G microSD, up to 128 GB
Other 16GB storage, microSD card slot 32GB storage, Expandable up to 128GB via microSD (Hybrid card slot)
CommunicationCommunication
SIM Card Slots Dual SIM Dual SIM
SIM Card Type Nano-SIM Nano-SIM
Bluetooth v4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE v4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE
3.5 mm Jack Yes Yes
NFC Yes Yes
ConnectivityConnectivity
2G
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - A710F, A710Y, A710FD
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) - A710F, A710FD
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/ BDS (market dependant)
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/ Beidou (market dependant)
GPRS
EDGE
Radio
BatteryBattery
Battery Capacity 3300 mAh 3050 mAh
Battery Type Li-Ion Li-Ion
Standby Time
Talk Time Up to 17 h (3G) Up to 17 h (3G)
Other FeaturesOther Features
Fingerprint Scanner
Waterproof
Sensors Fingerprint
accelerometer
proximity
compass
Accelerometer
proximity
compass
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Java No No
Other 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 ANT+ support , Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic , MP4/WMV/H.264 player , MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player , Photo/video editor , Document viewer

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) Pros & Cons

  • Great aesthetic design with Gorilla glass cover and metallic frame.
  • Fingerprint sensor for unlocking
  • Rear Camera shots good quality pictures
  • Powerful battery backup easily lasts for long hours
  • Front camera could have been better for this price
  • Could use a price cut
 

Samsung Galaxy A8 Pros & Cons

  • Excellent camera (Both rear & front).
  • Fingerprint sensor works awesome.
  • Beautiful 5.9 mm thin slim design and premium look.
  • Battery charges faster than many handsets.
  • Non-removable battery.
 
 

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