Compare Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Samsung Galaxy A8

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy A8's got 10.0% more Screen Size
  • Internal Storage of Samsung Galaxy S6 is the same as Samsung Galaxy A8
  • Samsung Galaxy S6 has 3GB RAM, whereas Samsung Galaxy A8 has 2GB RAM
 
Samsung Galaxy S6
Samsung Galaxy A8
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Spec Score 
100 /100
81 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
85 Value For Money Score
83 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5.1 inch 5.7 inch   
Screen Resolution
2560 x 1440 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
Super AMOLED Super LCD   
Pixel Density
577 PPI 386 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Samsung Exynos Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
2.1GHz 1.8GHz   
Processor
Exynos 7420 Exynos 5430   
Processor Type
Octa-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
3GB 2GB   
Graphics
Mali-T760 MP8 Mali-T628 MP6   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
16MP 16MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No No   
Front Camera Resolution
5MP 5MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
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 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, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 5.0 Lollipop Android 5.1 Lollipop   
OS Detail
- -   
OS Upgradable To
Android 7.0 Android 6.0   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Gyroscope Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
143.4 x 70.5 x 6.8 158 x 76.8 x 5.9   
Weight
138 grams 151 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
White Pearl, Black Sapphire, Gold Platinum, Blue Topaz Champagne Gold, Midnight Black, Pearl White   
Build Material
Glass, Metal Metal Unibody   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
Brand Warranty of 1 Year Available for Mobile and 6 Months for Accessories -   
Body SAR
1.16W/kg 0.55W/kg   
Head SAR
1.15W/kg 0.32W/kg   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, User Manual Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, User Manual   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
29GB 25.09GB   
Card Slot
No Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
- 128GB   
OTG Support
Yes No   
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 Yes   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100   
4G Bands
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), 26(850) LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2550mAh 3050mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
Yes No   
Fast Charging
No No   

Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Samsung Galaxy A8 Specs

Specs
Samsung Galaxy S6Samsung Galaxy A8  
Screen Size 5.1 inch5.7 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 16MP16MP  
RAM 3GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 2550mAh3050mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 5MP5MP  

Samsung Galaxy S6 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Super sharp AMOLED display with 576PPI
  • One of the best 16MP camera with 4k video recording support
  • Powerful chip and 3GB RAM performs well at all tasks
  • Supports 4G LTE with VoLTE enabled
  • Stunning design and build quality
The Bad
  • Below average battery life
  • No expandable storage

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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