Compare Motorola Nexus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)

Feature Comparison

  • Motorola Nexus 6's 6 inch Screen Size is more than Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)'s 5.2 inch Screen Size
  • Motorola Nexus 6 has 32GB Internal Storage, whereas Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) has 16GB Internal Storage
  • Motorola Nexus 6 has 33.0% more RAM
 
Motorola Nexus 6
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81 /100
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86 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
6 inch 5.2 inch   
Screen Resolution
2560 x 1440 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
AMOLED Super AMOLED   
Pixel Density
494 PPI 424 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
2.7GHz 1.6GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 Exynos 7580   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
3GB 2GB   
Graphics
Adreno 420 -   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
13MP 13MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No No   
Front Camera Resolution
2MP 5MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
Camera Details
1.4 µm Pixel Size, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR, Optical Stabilization Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
4K Video Recording (2160p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash Autofocus, OIS, 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 7.0   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
Water Resistance, Front Facing Stereo Speakers, GPS, FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Gyroscope Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
159.26 x 82.98 x 10 144.8 x 71 x 7.3   
Weight
189 grams 155 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Cloud White, Midnight Blue Midnight Black, Gold, White   
Build Material
- Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- 1 Year for Mobile & 6 Months Accessories Warranty   
Body SAR
0.93W/kg 0.47W/kg   
Head SAR
1.47W/kg 0.29W/kg   
In The Box
Device, Charger, User Manual Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
24.11GB 10.83GB   
Card Slot
No Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
- 128GB   
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 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)   
3G Bands
HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 UMTS 2100   
4G Bands
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 9(1800), 19(800), 20(800), 28(700), 41(2500) LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
3220mAh 2900mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
Yes No   
Fast Charging
- Yes, Adaptive Quick Charging   

Motorola Nexus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) Specs

Specs
Motorola Nexus 6Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)  
Screen Size 6 inch5.2 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 13MP13MP  
RAM 3GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 3220mAh2900mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 2MP5MP  

Motorola Nexus 6 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Stunning Quad HD AMOLED display with Gorilla Glass 3 protection
  • Excellent performance with Snapdragon 805 with 3GB RAM
  • Seamless and first to have Android updates
  • Water resistant
  • Dual firing stereo speakers gives good multimedia experience
The Bad
  • Huge form factor of the device makes it uncomfortable to hold it after a while
  • No expandable storage
  • Lacks fingerprint sensor

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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