Compare Sony Xperia M5 Dual vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

Feature Comparison

  • The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)'s got 5.2 inch Screen Size, while Sony Xperia M5 Dual's Screen Size is 5 inch
  • Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)'s got 50.0% more Internal Storage
  • RAM of Sony Xperia M5 Dual is the same as Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
 
Sony Xperia M5 Dual
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
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Rank Rank #2Rank #1  
Spec Score 
62 / 100
100 / 100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
70Value For Money
95Value For Money
  
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 1.9GHz   
Processor
MediaTek MT6795 Helio X10 Exynos 7880   
Processor Type
Octa-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
3GB 3GB   
Graphics
Rogue G6200 Mali-T830 MP3   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
21.5MP 16MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No No   
Front Camera Resolution
13MP 16MP   
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 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
Autofocus, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), LED Flash, Front LED Flash Autofocus, OIS (Optical Image Stabilisation), LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 5.0 Lollipop Android 6.0 Marshmallow   
OS Detail
- -   
OS Upgradable To
Android 6.0 Android 7.0   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB USB Type C   
Features
GPS, FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Ambient Light 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)
145 x 72 x 7.6 146.1 x 71.4 x 7.9   
Weight
142.6 grams 157 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 Black Sky, Gold Sand, Blue Mist, Peach Cloud   
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 Available for Mobile and 6 Months for Accessories   
Body SAR
- 0.55W/kg   
Head SAR
- 0.88W/kg   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, User Manual, Warranty Card Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, User Manual   
Audio Features
Qualcomm aptX -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
10.84GB 23GB   
Card Slot
- Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
200GB 256GB   
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   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100   
4G Bands
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) 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
2600mAh 3000mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
No No   
Fast Charging
No Yes, Fast Battery Charging   

Sony Xperia M5 Dual vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) Specs

Specs
Sony Xperia M5 DualSamsung Galaxy A5 (2017)  
Screen Size 5 inch5.2 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 21.5MP16MP  
RAM 3GB3GB  
Battery Capacity 2600mAh3000mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 13MP16MP  

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

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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