Compare Samsung Galaxy J3 vs Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) has 3.0% more Screen Size
  • Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)'s 16GB Internal Storage is more than Samsung Galaxy J3's 8GB Internal Storage
  • The Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)'s RAM measures in at 2GB. When compared to the other product's RAM, it is 25.0% more
 
Samsung Galaxy J3
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77 Value For Money Score
79 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5 inch 5.2 inch   
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720 pixels 1280 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
AMOLED AMOLED   
Pixel Density
294 PPI 282 PPI   
Screen Protection
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Spreadtrum Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
1.5GHz 1.2GHz   
Processor
Spreadtrum SC9830 Qualcomm Snapdragon 410   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Quad-Core   
RAM
1.5GB 2GB   
Graphics
Mali-T720 Adreno 306   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
8MP 13MP   
Front Camera Resolution
5MP 5MP   
Camera Details
Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, LED Flash, Front LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 5.1 Lollipop Android 6.0 Marshmallow   
OS Detail
TouchWiz UI -   
OS Upgradable To
- -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
GPS, FM Radio GPS, FM Radio   
Dimensions (mm)
142.3 x 71 x 7.9 145.8 x 72.3 x 8.1   
Weight
138 grams 159 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
Black, Gold, White White, Gold, Black   
Build Material
Plastic Metal, Plastic   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
8GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
4.4GB 10.8GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
128GB 128GB   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Dual Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Micro SIM   
SIM 1 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Micro SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Micro SIM   
SIM 2 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Micro SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Micro SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2600mAh 3100mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
Yes Yes   
Wireless Charging
No -   
Fast Charging
No -   

Samsung Galaxy J3 vs Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) Specs

Specs
Samsung Galaxy J3Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)  
Screen Size 5 inch5.2 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 8MP13MP  
RAM 1.5GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 2600mAh3100mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 5MP5MP  

Samsung Galaxy J3 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Thanks to an AMOLED panel, the colors are crisp and punchy with good contrasts
  • An inbuilt S-Bike mode allows for safe bike riding
The Bad
  • No Gorilla Glass protection
  • Launched with an older Android version (Android Lollipop) with no information on updates
  • Lack of basic sensors such as Ambient Light Sensor or Magnetometer
  • A rather new and unknown processor

Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Solid and assuring build quality
  • Good for one handed usage
  • Long lasting battery life
  • Comes with S-Bike Mode which ensures that you ride your bike safely
The Bad
  • Lacks 1080P display
  • Camera performance is below par
  • Low end processor shows its limitations when you quickly want to switch between apps
  • The design is bland and bit boring

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