Compare Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) vs Sony Xperia XA1

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) has 3.0% more Screen Size
  • Both Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) and Sony Xperia XA1 have same Internal Storage
  • RAM of Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) is the same as Sony Xperia XA1
 
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Sony Xperia XA1
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Spec Score 
100 /100
  
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90 Value For Money Score
79 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5.2 inch 5 inch   
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels 1280 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
AMOLED LCD   
Pixel Density
424 PPI 293.72 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass Corning Gorilla Glass   
Chipset     
Brand
Samsung Exynos MediaTek   
Processor Speed
1.8GHz 2.3GHz   
Processor
Exynos 7880 MediaTek Helio P20   
Processor Type
Octa-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
3GB 3GB   
Graphics
Mali-T830 Mali-T880 MP2   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
16MP 23MP   
Front Camera Resolution
16MP 8MP   
Camera Details
f/1.8, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR Geotagging, Touch focus, Face detection, HDR, Panorama   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) 4K Video Recording (2160p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash Autofocus, Laser Autofocus, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 6.0 Marshmallow Android 7.0 Nougat   
OS Detail
- -   
OS Upgradable To
- -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
USB Type C Micro USB   
Features
Water Resistance, Dust Resistance, Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio GPS, FM Radio   
Dimensions (mm)
146.1 x 71.4 x 7.9 45 x 67 x 8   
Weight
157 grams 143 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio) 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Black Sky, Gold Sand, Blue Mist, Peach Cloud White, Black, Gold, Pink   
Build Material
Glass, Metal Metal, Polycarbonate   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
23GB 22GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
256GB 256GB   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Dual Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Nano SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
Nano SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
Nano SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
- No   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
3000mAh 2300mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
- -   
Fast Charging
Yes Yes, Pump Express+ 2.0   

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) vs Sony Xperia XA1 Specs

Specs
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)Sony Xperia XA1  
Screen Size 5.2 inch5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 16MP23MP  
RAM 3GB3GB  
Battery Capacity 3000mAh2300mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 16MP8MP  

Sony Xperia XA1 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Runs Android 7.0 Nougat
  • Fairly good battery life
The Bad
  • Low resolution display for the given price
  • Lacks OIS and fingerprint scanner

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Water and dust resistance
  • Sharp and bright AMOLED display with tiny bezels
  • Outstanding battery life
The Bad
  • Back panel prone to smudges & fingerprints
  • Not so snappy fingerprint scanner
  • Lacks LED notification
  • Misses out on OIS and 4K video recording

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This page helps you compare Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) with Sony Xperia XA1. When you see Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) Vs Sony Xperia XA1 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 Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) stands against Sony Xperia XA1 and which one you should buy. The best price of Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) is currently Rs. 17,990. The lowest price for Sony Xperia XA1 is Rs. 15,990. The prices for both these products were updated October 21, 2017.
 
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