Compare Sony Xperia P vs Samsung Galaxy A5

Feature Comparison

  • Screen Size of Samsung Galaxy A5's is 20.0% more than Sony Xperia P
  • Internal Storage of Sony Xperia P is the same as Samsung Galaxy A5
  • The RAM on Samsung Galaxy A5 is 50.0% more
 
Sony Xperia P
Samsung Galaxy A5
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Spec Score 
36 /100
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
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75 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4 inch 5 inch   
Screen Resolution
960 x 540 pixels 1280 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD Super AMOLED   
Pixel Density
275.4 PPI 294 PPI   
Screen Protection
- Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Bezel Less
- No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
- Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
1GHz 1.2GHz   
Processor
NovaThor U8500 Qualcomm Snapdragon 410   
Processor Type
Dual-Core Quad-Core   
RAM
1GB 2GB   
Graphics
Mali-400 Adreno 306   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
8MP 13MP   
Dual Rear Camera
- No   
Front Camera Resolution
1MP 5MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
- No   
Camera Details
Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face & Smile Detection, 3D Sweep Panorama, Image Stabilization Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama   
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 4.4 KitKat   
OS Detail
Android (2.3) -   
OS Upgradable To
- Android 7.0   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
FM Radio GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
- Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
122 x 59.5 x 10.5 139.3 x 69.7 x 6.7   
Weight
120 grams 123 grams   
Connectivity
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
Silver Midnight Black, Pearl White, Champagne Gold, Blue   
Build Material
- Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
- 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- -   
Body SAR
- 0.48W/kg   
Head SAR
- 0.65W/kg   
In The Box
- -   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
13GB 11.58GB   
Card Slot
No Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
- 64GB   
OTG Support
- No   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
- Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
- Yes   
2G Bands
- GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900   
3G Bands
- HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - A500F, A500FQ, A500FU, A500HQ, A500YZ, A500M, A500Y   
4G Bands
- LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) - A500F, A500FQ, A500FU   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
1305mAh 2300mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
Yes No   
Wireless Charging
- No   
Fast Charging
- No   

Sony Xperia P vs Samsung Galaxy A5 Specs

Specs
Sony Xperia PSamsung Galaxy A5  
Screen Size 4 inch5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 8MP13MP  
RAM 1GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 1305mAh2300mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 1MP5MP  

Sony Xperia P Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Screen is one of the best when it comes to outdoor visibility
  • Feels solid in the hand and has an interesting design
  • Easy to grip and use single handedly
  • A dedicated two stage camera shutter button is present
  • Interesting transparent strip to be used as a notifications LED
The Bad
  • Does not come with the latest Android OS
  • Poor battery life
  • Lacks Micro SD card
  • Display colors are a bit off and not well callibrated
  • Sharp corners make the phone a little painful to hold in the palm and use for a very long time

Samsung Galaxy A5 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Display has Gorilla Glass 4 protection
  • Brushed Aluminium finish on the sides ensures that phone is not slippery
  • Multi window option available for greater productivity
The Bad
  • Camera struggles in anything less than perfectly lit conditions
  • Metallic back is prone to pick up scratches
  • TouchWiz is not best optimized and does lag in the day to day tasks

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This page helps you compare Sony Xperia P with Samsung Galaxy A5. When you see Sony Xperia P Vs Samsung Galaxy A5 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 Sony Xperia P stands against Samsung Galaxy A5 and which one you should buy. The lowest price for Samsung Galaxy A5 is Rs. 19,900. The prices for both these products were updated December 18, 2017.
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