Compare Samsung Galaxy S7 vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

Feature Comparison

  • The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)'s got 5.2 inch Screen Size, while Samsung Galaxy S7's Screen Size is 5.1 inch
  • Internal Storage of Samsung Galaxy S7 is the same as Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
  • The Samsung Galaxy S7's RAM measures in at 4GB. When compared to the other product's RAM, it is 25.0% more
 
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Spec Score 
100 /100
91 /100
  
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95 Value For Money Score
95 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5.1 inch 5.2 inch   
Screen Resolution
2560 x 1440 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
Super AMOLED Super AMOLED   
Pixel Density
577 PPI 424 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Samsung Exynos Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
2.3GHz 1.8GHz   
Processor
Exynos 8890 Exynos 7880   
Processor Type
Octa-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
4GB 3GB   
Graphics
Mali-T880 MP12 Mali-T830   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
12MP 16MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No No   
Front Camera Resolution
5MP 16MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
Camera Details
1/2.5" sensor size, 1.4 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama f/1.8, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
4K Video Recording (2160p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
OIS, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), LED Flash Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 6.0 Marshmallow Android 6.0 Marshmallow   
OS Detail
Samsung Experience -   
OS Upgradable To
Android Oreo Android 7.0   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB USB Type C   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, Heart Rate Sensor, GPS Water Resistance, Dust Resistance, Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Gyroscope Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Gyroscope   
IP Rating
IP68 (Dust and Water Resistant - 1.5 meters for 30 minutes) IP68 (Dust and Water Resistant - 1.5 meters for 30 minutes)   
Dimensions (mm)
142.4 x 69.6 x 7.9 146.1 x 71.4 x 7.9   
Weight
152 grams 157 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio) 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Onyx Black, Gold Platinum, White, Silver Titanium, Rose Gold Black Sky, Gold Sand, Blue Mist, Peach Cloud   
Build Material
Glass, Metal Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
Brand Warranty of 1 Year Available for Mobile and 6 Months for Accessories 1 Year Available for Mobile and 6 Months for Accessories   
Body SAR
1.59W/kg 0.55W/kg   
Head SAR
1.4W/kg 0.88W/kg   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, User Manual   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
24.83GB 23GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
256GB 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)
Yes No   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100   
4G Bands
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - G930F, G930FD LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
3000mAh 3000mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
Yes No   
Fast Charging
Yes, Quick Charge 2.0 Yes, Fast Battery Charging   

Samsung Galaxy S7 vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) Specs

Specs
Samsung Galaxy S7Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)  
Screen Size 5.1 inch5.2 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 12MP16MP  
RAM 4GB3GB  
Battery Capacity 3000mAh3000mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 5MP16MP  

Samsung Galaxy S7 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Waterproof design
  • Beautiful display and punchy colours with excellent contrasts
  • Hybrid SIM card brings the option to expand the memory unlike on the Galaxy S6
  • The subtle curves on the back make the phone easy to pick off the surface and use
  • Phenomenally good camera
The Bad
  • Audio from the speaker is not the best
  • The back of the phone gather a lot of fingerprints and smudges
  • Too many unnecessary pre-loaded applications
  • Misses out on features like IR blaster from the Galaxy S6
  • The physical home button is very prone to scratches

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Water and dust resistance
  • Sharp and bright AMOLED display with tiny bezels
  • Outstanding battery life
The Bad
  • Back panel prone to smudges & fingerprints
  • Not so snappy fingerprint scanner
  • Lacks LED notification
  • Misses out on OIS and 4K video recording

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This page helps you compare Samsung Galaxy S7 with Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017). When you see Samsung Galaxy S7 Vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) 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 S7 stands against Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) and which one you should buy. The best price of Samsung Galaxy S7 is currently Rs. 29,990. The lowest price for Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) is Rs. 17,990. The prices for both these products were updated December 14, 2017.
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