Compare Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) vs Sony Xperia XA1

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) has 5.2 inch Screen Size and Sony Xperia XA1 has 5 inch Screen Size
  • The Internal Storage on Sony Xperia XA1 is 50.0% more
  • Sony Xperia XA1 has 3GB RAM, whereas Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) has 2GB RAM
 
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Spec Score 
100 /100
84 /100
  
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86 Value For Money Score
70 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5.2 inch 5 inch   
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels 1280 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
Super AMOLED LCD   
Pixel Density
424 PPI 293.72 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Samsung Exynos MediaTek   
Processor Speed
1.6GHz 2.3GHz   
Processor
Exynos 7580 MediaTek Helio P20   
Processor Type
Octa-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
2GB 3GB   
Graphics
- Mali-T880 MP2   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
13MP 23MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No No   
Front Camera Resolution
5MP 8MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
Camera Details
Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR White balance settings, Continuous shooting, Panorama, ISO settings, Scene mode, Digital zoom, Exposure compensation, HDR, Geotagging, Touch focus, Self timer, Face detection   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash Autofocus, Laser Autofocus, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 5.1 Lollipop Android 7.0 Nougat   
OS Detail
- -   
OS Upgradable To
Android 7.0 -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB USB Type C   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Ambient Light   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
144.8 x 71 x 7.3 145 x 67 x 8   
Weight
155 grams 143 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio) 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Midnight Black, Gold, White White, Black, Gold, Pink   
Build Material
Glass, Metal Metal, Polycarbonate   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
1 Year for Mobile & 6 Months Accessories Warranty -   
Body SAR
0.47W/kg 1.1W/kg   
Head SAR
0.29W/kg 1.28W/kg   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, User Manual, Warranty Card   
Audio Features
- Qualcomm aptX   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
10.83GB 22GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
128GB 256GB   
OTG Support
Yes No   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Dual 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 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only) GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 UMTS 2100 UMTS 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz   
4G Bands
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300) TD-LTE 2300(band 40) FD-LTE 1800(band 3)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2900mAh 2300mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
No -   
Fast Charging
Yes, Adaptive Quick Charging Yes, Pump Express+ 2.0   

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) vs Sony Xperia XA1 Specs

Specs
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)Sony Xperia XA1  
Screen Size 5.2 inch5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 13MP23MP  
RAM 2GB3GB  
Battery Capacity 2900mAh2300mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 5MP8MP  

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

Sony Xperia XA1 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Runs Android 7.0 Nougat
  • Fairly good battery life
The Bad
  • Low resolution display for the given price
  • Lacks OIS and fingerprint scanner

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