Compare Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) vs Sony Xperia XA1

Feature Comparison

  • The 5.5 inch Screen Size on the Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) is 9.0% more
  • Sony Xperia XA1 has 32GB Internal Storage, whereas Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) has 16GB Internal Storage
  • Both Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) and Sony Xperia XA1 have same RAM
 
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Spec Score 
100 / 100
77 / 100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
87Value For Money
68Value For Money
  
Display     
Screen Size
5.5 inch 5 inch   
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels 1280 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
Super AMOLED LCD   
Pixel Density
401 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
3GB 3GB   
Graphics
Mali-T720 MP2 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 (Optical Image Stabilisation), 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)
151.5 x 74.1 x 7.3 145 x 67 x 8   
Weight
172 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
White, Black, Gold White, Black, Gold, Pink   
Build Material
Glass, Metal Metal, Polycarbonate   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
1 Year Available for Mobile and 6 Months for Accessories -   
Body SAR
1.25W/kg 1.1W/kg   
Head SAR
1.19W/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
10.82GB 22GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
128GB 256GB   
OTG Support
No 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)
Yes No   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 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
3300mAh 2300mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
No -   
Fast Charging
Yes, Fast Charging Yes, Pump Express+ 2.0   

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) vs Sony Xperia XA1 Specs

Specs
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)Sony Xperia XA1  
Screen Size 5.5 inch5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 13MP23MP  
RAM 3GB3GB  
Battery Capacity 3300mAh2300mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 5MP8MP  

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Excellent build quality rivaling that of the Galaxy S6
  • Vibrant display with sharp colours
  • Solid battery life that easily lasts a whole day
  • Samsung bundles the phone with very little bloatware
The Bad
  • The UI overall can be sluggish with lags
  • Not a device meant for gaming as it tends to drop quite a lot of frames
  • Camera app takes a while to launch which leads to missing shots
  • Low light shots from the camera have a lot of noise

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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