Compare Sony Xperia P vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)'s Screen Size is 23.0% more
  • Internal Storage of Sony Xperia P is the same as Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)
  • The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) has 2GB RAM, which is 50.0% more
 
Sony Xperia P
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Spec Score 
29 /100
100 /100
  
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88 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4 inch 5.2 inch   
Screen Resolution
960 x 540 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD AMOLED   
Pixel Density
275.4 PPI 424 PPI   
Screen Protection
- Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Chipset     
Brand
- Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
1GHz 1.6GHz   
Processor
NovaThor U8500 Exynos 7580   
Processor Type
Dual-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
1GB 2GB   
Graphics
Mali-400 -   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
8MP 13MP   
Front Camera Resolution
1MP 5MP   
Camera Details
Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face & Smile Detection, 3D Sweep Panorama, Image Stabilization 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   
OS Detail
Android (2.3) -   
OS Upgradable To
- -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Dimensions (mm)
122 x 59.5 x 10.5 144.8 x 71 x 7.3   
Weight
120 grams 155 grams   
Connectivity
3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Silver Midnight Black, Gold, White   
Build Material
- Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
- -   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
13GB 10.83GB   
Card Slot
No Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
- 128GB   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
- 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
- No   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
1305mAh 2900mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
Yes No   
Wireless Charging
-   
Fast Charging
- Yes, Adaptive Quick Charging   

Sony Xperia P vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) Specs

Specs
Sony Xperia PSamsung Galaxy A5 (2016)  
Screen Size 4 inch5.2 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 8MP13MP  
RAM 1GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 1305mAh2900mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 1MP5MP  

Sony Xperia P Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Screen is one of the best when it comes to outdoor visibility
  • Feels solid in the hand and has an interesting design
  • Easy to grip and use single handedly
  • A dedicated two stage camera shutter button is present
  • Interesting transparent strip to be used as a notifications LED
The Bad
  • Does not come with the latest Android OS
  • Poor battery life
  • Lacks Micro SD card
  • Display colors are a bit off and not well callibrated
  • Sharp corners make the phone a little painful to hold in the palm and use for a very long time

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

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