Compare Sony Xperia P vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) has 5.2 inch Screen Size and Sony Xperia P has 4 inch Screen Size
  • Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) has 32GB Internal Storage, whereas Sony Xperia P has 16GB Internal Storage
  • Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)'s got 66.0% more RAM
 
Sony Xperia P
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Highlight:
All Features
Only Differences
Rank Rank #2Rank #1  
Spec Score 
25 /100
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
51 Value For Money Score
90 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   
Chipset     
Brand
- Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
1GHz 1.8GHz   
Processor
NovaThor U8500 Exynos 7880   
Processor Type
Dual-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
1GB 3GB   
Graphics
Mali-400 Mali-T830   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
8MP 16MP   
Front Camera Resolution
1MP 16MP   
Camera Details
Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face & Smile Detection, 3D Sweep Panorama, Image Stabilization f/1.8, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash, 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 6.0 Marshmallow   
OS Detail
Android (2.3) -   
OS Upgradable To
- -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB USB Type C   
Features
FM Radio Water Resistance, Dust Resistance, Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Dimensions (mm)
122 x 59.5 x 10.5 146.1 x 71.4 x 7.9   
Weight
120 grams 157 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 Black Sky, Gold Sand, Blue Mist, Peach Cloud   
Build Material
- Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
- 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
13GB 23GB   
Card Slot
No Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
- 256GB   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
- Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
- -   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
1305mAh 3000mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
Yes No   
Wireless Charging
- -   
Fast Charging
- Yes   

Sony Xperia P vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) Specs

Specs
Sony Xperia PSamsung Galaxy A5 (2017)  
Screen Size 4 inch5.2 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 8MP16MP  
RAM 1GB3GB  
Battery Capacity 1305mAh3000mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 1MP16MP  

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 (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

Talk about this comparison, ask your questions!

This page helps you compare Sony Xperia P with Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017). When you see Sony Xperia P 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 Sony Xperia P stands against Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) and which one you should buy. The best price of Sony Xperia P is currently Rs. 19,000. The lowest price for Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) is Rs. 17,990. The prices for both these products were updated October 23, 2017.
 
Report an error on this page