Compare HTC One A9 vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

Feature Comparison

  • The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)'s got 5.2 inch Screen Size, while HTC One A9's Screen Size is 5 inch
  • Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) has 32GB Internal Storage, whereas HTC One A9 has 16GB Internal Storage
  • The RAM on Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) is 33.0% more
 
HTC One A9
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
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Rank Rank #2Rank #1  
Spec Score 
79 / 100
100 / 100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
73Value For Money
95Value For Money
  
Display     
Screen Size
5 inch 5.2 inch   
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD Super AMOLED   
Pixel Density
440.6 PPI 424 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
2.5D Curved Glass -   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
1.5GHz 1.9GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 Exynos 7880   
Processor Type
Octa-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
2GB 3GB   
Graphics
Adreno 405 Mali-T830 MP3   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
13MP 16MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No No   
Front Camera Resolution
4MP 16MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
Camera Details
Continuous shooting, Geotagging, Digital image stabilization, Optical image stabilization, Touch Focus, ISO settings, Digital zoom, Scene mode, Exposure compensation, Face detection, Panorama, HDR, White balance settings, self timer, Macro mode, RAW 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 (Optical Image Stabilisation), LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 6.0 Marshmallow Android 6.0 Marshmallow   
OS Detail
- -   
OS Upgradable To
Android 7.0 Android 7.0   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB USB Type C   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, Stereo Speakers, GPS, FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Ambient Light, Gyroscope Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Gyroscope   
IP Rating
- IP68 (Dust and Water Resistant - 1.5 meters for 30 minutes)   
Dimensions (mm)
145.8 x 70.8 x 7.26 146.1 x 71.4 x 7.9   
Weight
143 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)   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Grey Black Sky, Gold Sand, Blue Mist, Peach Cloud   
Build Material
Metal Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
1 Year on mobile and 6 month on accessories 1 Year Available for Mobile and 6 Months for Accessories   
Body SAR
- 0.55W/kg   
Head SAR
- 0.88W/kg   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, User Manual, Warranty Card Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, User Manual   
Audio Features
Dolby Atmos Audio -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- 23GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
2TB 256GB   
OTG Support
- Yes   
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 No   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100   
4G Bands
LTE band 2100 / 1800 / 850 / 2600 / (900 / 800 / 700 / 2600 / 2300 / 2500 LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2150mAh 3000mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
No No   
Fast Charging
No Yes, Fast Battery Charging   

HTC One A9 vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) Specs

Specs
HTC One A9Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)  
Screen Size 5 inch5.2 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 13MP16MP  
RAM 2GB3GB  
Battery Capacity 2150mAh3000mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 4MP16MP  

HTC One A9 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Gorgeous albeit a bit unoriginal design
  • Fast fingerprint scanner
  • Phone feels good in the hand and can be used single handedly
  • Clean interface without too much bloatware
The Bad
  • Poor battery life
  • Due to 2GB of RAM performance stutters a little when switching between too many apps
  • The phone does not come with a Quick Charger out of the box
  • No BoomSound speakers

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 HTC One A9 with Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017). When you see HTC One A9 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 HTC One A9 stands against Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) and which one you should buy. The best price of HTC One A9 is currently Rs. 18,739. The lowest price for Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) is Rs. 17,490. The prices for both these products were updated January 23, 2018.

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