Compare Apple iPhone SE vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)

Feature Comparison

  • The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)'s got 5.2 inch Screen Size, while Apple iPhone SE's Screen Size is 4 inch
  • Internal Storage of Apple iPhone SE is the same as Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)
  • RAM of Apple iPhone SE is the same as Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)
 
Apple iPhone SE
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100 /100
79 /100
  
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86 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4 inch 5.2 inch   
Screen Resolution
1136 x 640 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD Super AMOLED   
Pixel Density
326 PPI 424 PPI   
Screen Protection
- Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Apple A series Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
1.8GHz 1.6GHz   
Processor
Apple A9 Exynos 7580   
Processor Type
Dual-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
2GB 2GB   
Graphics
PowerVR GT7600 -   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
12MP 13MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No No   
Front Camera Resolution
1.2MP 5MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
Camera Details
1/3" sensor size, 1.22 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 8MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
4K Video Recording (2160p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), Dual Tone LED Flash Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
iOS Android   
OS Version
iOS 11 Android 5.1 Lollipop   
OS Detail
- -   
OS Upgradable To
- Android 7.0   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Apple Lightning Connector Micro USB   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, GPS Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Gyroscope Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 144.8 x 71 x 7.3   
Weight
113 grams 155 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio) 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Space Gray, Gold, Silver, Rose Gold Midnight Black, Gold, White   
Build Material
Metal Unibody Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
1 year manufacturer warranty for device and in-box accessories including batteries from the date of purchase 1 Year for Mobile & 6 Months Accessories Warranty   
Body SAR
1.19W/kg 0.47W/kg   
Head SAR
1.17W/kg 0.29W/kg   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
11.5GB 10.83GB   
Card Slot
No Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
- 128GB   
OTG Support
Yes, Compatible through accompanying apps (SanDisk iXpand, Strontium Nitro iDrive) Yes   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Nano SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - A1662, A1723, CDMA 800 / 1900 - A1662, A1723 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)   
3G Bands
HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - A1662, A1723, CDMA2000 1xEV-DO - A1662, A1723, TD‑SCDMA - A1723 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 UMTS 2100   
4G Bands
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 29(700) - A1662 LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - A1723 LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
1642mAh 2900mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
No No   
Fast Charging
No Yes, Adaptive Quick Charging   

Apple iPhone SE vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) Specs

Specs
Apple iPhone SESamsung Galaxy A5 (2016)  
Screen Size 4 inch5.2 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 12MP13MP  
RAM 2GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 1642mAh2900mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 1.2MP5MP  

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Premium design with Metal and Glass body construction
  • Decent battery backup with the 2900mAh unit
  • Fast and accurate fingerprint sensor
  • Brilliant AMOLED display with 424PPI and Gorilla Glass 4 protection
  • Good camera performance and has OIS
The Bad
  • Not the latest Android version, runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box
  • Does not support 4K video recording

Apple iPhone SE Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Compact form factor makes it easy to use single handedly
  • Brilliant Camera at the back, similar to the iPhone 6s
  • Speedy performance thanks to the A9 Chip and 2GB RAM
The Bad
  • Front camera is average, from the iPhone 5 with f/2.4 aperture
  • Non-expandable 16GB Storage can be constraining for some
  • Dated Design of the iPhone 5s from 2013

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This page helps you compare Apple iPhone SE with Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016). When you see Apple iPhone SE Vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) comparison on Pricebaba, watch-out for the specifications of these phones and also the VFM score. With Pricebaba’s Value For Money Score, you can know how Apple iPhone SE stands against Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) and which one you should buy. The best price of Apple iPhone SE is currently Rs. 19,990. The lowest price for Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) is Rs. 14,490. The prices for both these products were updated November 24, 2017.
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