Compare Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

Feature Comparison

  • The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)'s Screen Size measures in at 5.2 inch. When compared to the other product's Screen Size, it is 1.0% more
  • Both Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge and Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) have same Internal Storage
  • Both Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge and Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) have same RAM
 
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge
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Spec Score 
100 /100
90 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
91 Value For Money Score
90 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5.1 inch 5.2 inch   
Screen Resolution
2560 x 1440 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD AMOLED   
Pixel Density
575.9 PPI 424 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Corning Gorilla Glass   
Chipset     
Brand
Samsung Exynos Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
2.1GHz 1.8GHz   
Processor
Exynos 7420 Exynos 7880   
Processor Type
Octa-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
3GB 3GB   
Graphics
Mali-T760 Mali-T830   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
16MP 16MP   
Front Camera Resolution
5MP 16MP   
Camera Details
Quick Launch, Tracking AF, Auto Real-time HDR(Front & Rear) , F1.9, Low Light Video(Front & Rear), High Clear Zoom, IR Detect White Balance, Virtual S f/1.8, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
4K Video Recording (2160p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, OIS, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), LED Flash Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 5.0 Lollipop Android 6.0 Marshmallow   
OS Detail
- -   
OS Upgradable To
Android 7.0 -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB USB Type C   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, InfraRed (IR) Blaster Water Resistance, Dust Resistance, Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Dimensions (mm)
142.1 x 70.1 x 7.0 146.1 x 71.4 x 7.9   
Weight
132 grams 157 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
White Pearl, Black Sapphire, Gold Platinum, Green Emerald Black Sky, Gold Sand, Blue Mist, Peach Cloud   
Build Material
Glass, Metal Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
- 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
23.05GB 23GB   
Card Slot
- Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
- 256GB   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Nano SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
- Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No -   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2600mAh 3000mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
Yes, -   
Fast Charging
Yes, Fast Charging Yes   

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) Specs

Specs
Samsung Galaxy S6 EdgeSamsung Galaxy A5 (2017)  
Screen Size 5.1 inch5.2 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 16MP16MP  
RAM 3GB3GB  
Battery Capacity 2600mAh3000mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 5MP16MP  

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Pros & Cons

The Good
  • First truly widely available smartphone with twin edged displays
  • Premium build quality thanks to glass and metal construction
  • Gorgeous display with fantastic contast
  • Terrific camera
  • Fingerprint scanner is fast
The Bad
  • No expandable storage or swappable batteries
  • Accidental touches are common on the edged display when you are trying to grip the phone securely
  • The glass back picks up scratches
  • Disappointing battery life
  • Other than style, the edged display does not add a lot

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 S6 Edge with Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017). When you see Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) 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 S6 Edge stands against Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) and which one you should buy. The best price of Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge is currently Rs. 28,490. The lowest price for Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) is Rs. 22,800. The prices for both these products were updated August 19, 2017.
 
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