Compare Sony Xperia M5 Dual vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) has 3.0% more Screen Size
  • Both Sony Xperia M5 Dual and Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) have same Internal Storage
  • The Sony Xperia M5 Dual has 3GB RAM, which is 33.0% more
 
Sony Xperia M5 Dual
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80 /100
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86 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5 inch 5.2 inch   
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD Super AMOLED   
Pixel Density
441 PPI 424 PPI   
Screen Protection
- Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
MediaTek Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
2GHz 1.6GHz   
Processor
MediaTek MT6795 Helio X10 Exynos 7580   
Processor Type
Octa-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
3GB 2GB   
Graphics
Rogue G6200 -   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
21.5MP 13MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No No   
Front Camera Resolution
13MP 5MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
Camera Details
Touch focus, Digital Image Stabilization, Video Stabiliser, HDR, Digital zoom, Geo-Tagging, Continuous shooting, Panorama, Face detection, White balance setting, Self timer, ISO setting, Scene mode, Exposure compensation, Macro mode Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
4K Video Recording (2160p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), LED Flash, Front LED Flash Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 5.0 Lollipop Android 5.1 Lollipop   
OS Detail
- -   
OS Upgradable To
Android 6.0 Android 7.0   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
GPS, FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Ambient Light Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer   
IP Rating
IP68 (Dust and Water Resistant - 1.5 meters for 30 minutes) -   
Dimensions (mm)
145 x 72 x 7.6 144.8 x 71 x 7.3   
Weight
142.6 grams 155 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
Gold, Black, White Midnight Black, Gold, White   
Build Material
Glass, Metal Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
1 Year on mobile and 6 month on accessories 1 Year for Mobile & 6 Months Accessories Warranty   
Body SAR
- 0.47W/kg   
Head SAR
- 0.29W/kg   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, User Manual, Warranty Card Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual   
Audio Features
Qualcomm aptX -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
10.84GB 10.83GB   
Card Slot
- Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
200GB 128GB   
OTG Support
- Yes   
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   
SIM 2 Details
- 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 UMTS 2100   
4G Bands
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2600mAh 2900mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
No No   
Fast Charging
No Yes, Adaptive Quick Charging   

Sony Xperia M5 Dual vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) Specs

Specs
Sony Xperia M5 DualSamsung Galaxy A5 (2016)  
Screen Size 5 inch5.2 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 21.5MP13MP  
RAM 3GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 2600mAh2900mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 13MP5MP  

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 M5 Dual Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Stunning Full HD display with a pixel density of 441PPI
  • Decent camera performance with 4K video recording support
  • Good battery saving options
  • Water and Dust resistant, IP65 and IP68
The Bad
  • Not that great gaming perfromance with MediaTek Helio X10 chipset
  • Battery life is a little worry for 1080p display

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