Compare Samsung Galaxy Alpha vs HTC One A9

Feature Comparison

  • The HTC One A9's got 5 inch Screen Size, while Samsung Galaxy Alpha's Screen Size is 4.7 inch
  • Samsung Galaxy Alpha has 32GB Internal Storage and HTC One A9 has 16GB Internal Storage
  • RAM of Samsung Galaxy Alpha is the same as HTC One A9
 
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
HTC One A9
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Spec Score 
96 /100
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
77 Value For Money Score
69 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4.7 inch 5 inch   
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
Super AMOLED LCD   
Pixel Density
312.5 PPI 440.6 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Bezel Less
No -   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Samsung Exynos Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
1.8GHz 1.5GHz   
Processor
Exynos 5430 Qualcomm Snapdragon 617   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
2GB 2GB   
Graphics
Mali-T628 MP6 Adreno 405   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
12MP 13MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No -   
Front Camera Resolution
2.1MP 4MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No -   
Camera Details
Dual Camera, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face & Smile Detection, Panorama, HDR Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
4K Video Recording (2160p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 4.4 KitKat Android 6.0 Marshmallow   
OS Detail
TouchWiz UI -   
OS Upgradable To
Android 5.0 Android 7.0   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Gyroscope, Heart Rate Sensor -   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
132.4 x 65.5 x 6.7 145.8 x 70.8 x 7.3   
Weight
115 grams 143 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
Black, Frosted Gold, Sieek Silver Grey   
Build Material
Metal, Polycarbonate Metal   
Device Warranty
1 Year -   
Warranty Details
1 Year for Mobile & 6 Months for Accessories -   
Body SAR
0.75W/kg -   
Head SAR
1.18W/kg -   
In The Box
Device, Charger, Warranty Card -   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
25.58GB -   
Card Slot
No Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
- 2TB   
OTG Support
Yes -   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Single   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Nano SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM -   
SIM 2 Details
- -   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 -   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 -   
4G Bands
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) -   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
1860mAh 2150mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po)   
Removable Battery
Yes No   
Wireless Charging
No -   
Fast Charging
No -   

Samsung Galaxy Alpha vs HTC One A9 Specs

Specs
Samsung Galaxy AlphaHTC One A9  
Screen Size 4.7 inch5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 12MP13MP  
RAM 2GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 1860mAh2150mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 2.1MP4MP  

Samsung Galaxy Alpha Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Crisp and vivid AMOLED display with 312PPI
  • Good performance for average usage thanks to the 2GB RAM
  • 12MP rear camera can shoot videos up to 4k
  • 4G LTE support
The Bad
  • Average battery backup
  • No storage expansion option
  • Runs on outdated Android 4.4 KitKat with no hope of update from Samsung

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

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This page helps you compare Samsung Galaxy Alpha with HTC One A9. When you see Samsung Galaxy Alpha Vs HTC One A9 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 Samsung Galaxy Alpha stands against HTC One A9 and which one you should buy. The best price of Samsung Galaxy Alpha is currently Rs. 29,999. The lowest price for HTC One A9 is Rs. 18,980. The prices for both these products were updated December 13, 2017.
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