Compare Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) vs Asus Zenfone 5 (A501CG)

Feature Comparison

  • Screen Size of Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) is the same as Asus Zenfone 5 (A501CG)
  • The Internal Storage on Asus Zenfone 5 (A501CG) is 50.0% more
  • The Asus Zenfone 5 (A501CG)'s RAM measures in at 2GB. When compared to the other product's RAM, it is 25.0% more
 
Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016)
Asus Zenfone 5 (A501CG)
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Spec Score 
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
81 Value For Money Score
58 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5 inch 5 inch   
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720 pixels 1280 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
Super AMOLED LCD   
Pixel Density
294 PPI 294 PPI   
Screen Protection
- Corning Gorilla Glass 3   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Spreadtrum Intel   
Processor Speed
1.5GHz 1.6GHz   
Processor
Spreadtrum SC8830 Intel Atom Z2560   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Dual-Core   
RAM
1.5GB 2GB   
Graphics
Mali-400 MP2 PowerVR SGX544 MP2   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
8MP 8MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No No   
Front Camera Resolution
5MP 2MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
Camera Details
Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection Geo-tagging   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 6.0 Marshmallow Android 4.3 Jelly Bean   
OS Detail
TouchWiz UI -   
OS Upgradable To
- Android 5.0   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
GPS, FM Radio GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
142.4 x 71.1 x 8 148.2 x 72.8 x 10.3   
Weight
170 grams 145 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, VoLTE (Works with Jio) 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Gold, Silver, Black White, Black   
Build Material
Metal, Plastic Plastic   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
6 Months Warranty On Accessories -   
Body SAR
1.24W/kg -   
Head SAR
0.59W/kg -   
In The Box
Device, Charger, Earphone, User Manual Device, Charger & Cable Separate, User Manual, Warranty Card   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
8GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
3.9GB -   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
128GB 64GB   
OTG Support
- Yes   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Dual Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Micro SIM   
SIM 1 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Micro SIM 3G, 2G, Micro SIM   
SIM 2 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Micro SIM 3G, 2G, Micro SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100   
4G Bands
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300) -   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2600mAh 2110mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po)   
Removable Battery
Yes No   
Wireless Charging
No No   
Fast Charging
No No   

Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) vs Asus Zenfone 5 (A501CG) Specs

Specs
Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016)Asus Zenfone 5 (A501CG)  
Screen Size 5 inch5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 8MP8MP  
RAM 1.5GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 2600mAh2110mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 5MP2MP  

Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Metal sides and sturdy build quality
  • Multi-coloured notification LED ring circling the rear camera is good to have
  • Sharp and vibrant AMOLED display
  • Decent battery life for non-gamers
  • Runs on the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box
The Bad
  • Only 1.5GB of RAM might be constraining
  • Below average camera performance
  • Samsung bloatware pre-installed
  • No Gyroscope and Ambient Light sensor

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This page helps you compare Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) with Asus Zenfone 5 (A501CG). When you see Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) Vs Asus Zenfone 5 (A501CG) 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 J2 (2016) stands against Asus Zenfone 5 (A501CG) and which one you should buy. The best price of Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) is currently Rs. 7,660. The lowest price for Asus Zenfone 5 (A501CG) is Rs. 8,660. The prices for both these products were updated December 16, 2017.
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