Compare Samsung Galaxy A8 vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)

Feature Comparison

  • The Screen Size on Samsung Galaxy A8 is 8.0% more
  • Internal Storage of Samsung Galaxy A8's is 50.0% more than Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)
  • RAM of Samsung Galaxy A8 is the same as Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)
 
Samsung Galaxy A8
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Spec Score 
100 /100
89 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
94 Value For Money Score
88 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5.7 inch 5.2 inch   
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
AMOLED AMOLED   
Pixel Density
386.5 PPI 424 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Chipset     
Brand
Samsung Exynos Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
1.8GHz 1.6GHz   
Processor
Exynos 5430 Exynos 7580   
Processor Type
Octa-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
2GB 2GB   
Graphics
Mali-T628 MP6 -   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
16MP 13MP   
Front Camera Resolution
5MP 5MP   
Camera Details
Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 5.1 Lollipop Android 5.1 Lollipop   
OS Detail
- -   
OS Upgradable To
Android 7.0 -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Dimensions (mm)
158 x 76.8 x 5.9 144.8 x 71 x 7.3   
Weight
151 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)   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Champagne Gold, Midnight Black, Pearl White Midnight Black, Gold, White   
Build Material
Metal Unibody Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
1 Year -   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
25.09GB 10.83GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
128GB 128GB   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Dual 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 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
Yes No   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
3050mAh 2900mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
-   
Fast Charging
- Yes, Adaptive Quick Charging   

Samsung Galaxy A8 vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) Specs

Specs
Samsung Galaxy A8Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)  
Screen Size 5.7 inch5.2 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 16MP13MP  
RAM 2GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 3050mAh2900mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 5MP5MP  

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

Samsung Galaxy A8 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Well-built design
  • Good Camera quality
  • Good Battery life
  • Fingerprint Scanner
  • MicroSD card slot
The Bad
  • Average Speaker output
  • Dated Chipset

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This page helps you compare Samsung Galaxy A8 with Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016). When you see Samsung Galaxy A8 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 Samsung Galaxy A8 stands against Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) and which one you should buy. The best price of Samsung Galaxy A8 is currently Rs. 25,990. The lowest price for Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) is Rs. 18,499. The prices for both these products were updated July 21, 2017.
 
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