Compare Sony Xperia SP vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) has 5.2 inch Screen Size and Sony Xperia SP has 4.6 inch Screen Size
  • The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) has 16GB Internal Storage, which is 50.0% more
  • Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)'s got 50.0% more RAM
 
Sony Xperia SP
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Spec Score 
31 /100
100 /100
  
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86 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4.6 inch 5.2 inch   
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD Super AMOLED   
Pixel Density
319 PPI 424 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
1.7GHz 1.6GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro Exynos 7580   
Processor Type
Dual-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
1GB 2GB   
Graphics
Adreno 320 -   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
8MP 13MP   
Dual Rear Camera
- No   
Front Camera Resolution
0.3MP 5MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
- No   
Camera Details
Continuous shooting, HDR, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, White balance settings, Panorama, Face & Smile Detection, Image Stabilization, Digital zoom, Self timer, Scene mode Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
- Android 5.1 Lollipop   
OS Detail
Android (4.3) -   
OS Upgradable To
- 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, Ambient Light, Gyroscope Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
130.6 x 67.1 x 10 144.8 x 71 x 7.3   
Weight
155 grams 155 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
White Midnight Black, Gold, White   
Build Material
- 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
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
8GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
5.8GB 10.83GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
32GB 128GB   
OTG Support
- Yes   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
3G, 2G, Micro SIM 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 / 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), 40(2300)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2370mAh 2900mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
No No   
Fast Charging
No Yes, Adaptive Quick Charging   

Sony Xperia SP vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) Specs

Specs
Sony Xperia SPSamsung Galaxy A5 (2016)  
Screen Size 4.6 inch5.2 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 8MP13MP  
RAM 1GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 2370mAh2900mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 0.3MP5MP  

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

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This page helps you compare Sony Xperia SP with Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016). When you see Sony Xperia SP Vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) 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 SP stands against Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) and which one you should buy. The best price of Sony Xperia SP is currently Rs. 21,490. The lowest price for Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) is Rs. 16,499. The prices for both these products were updated December 9, 2017.
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