Compare Sony Xperia Z5 Compact vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) has 11.0% more Screen Size
  • Internal Storage of Sony Xperia Z5 Compact is the same as Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
  • RAM of Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)'s is 33.0% more than Sony Xperia Z5 Compact
 
Sony Xperia Z5 Compact
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
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Rank Rank #2Rank #1  
Spec Score 
68 /100
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
76 Value For Money Score
95 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 4   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
1.5GHz 1.8GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 Exynos 7880   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
2GB 3GB   
Graphics
Adreno 430 Mali-T830   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
23MP 16MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No No   
Front Camera Resolution
5.1MP 16MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
Camera Details
Geo-tagging, Exposure compensation, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Digital image stabilization, ISO settings, Digital zoom, Self timer, HDR, Panorama, Continuous shooting, White balance settings, scene mode, 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, LED Flash Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 5.1 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
Fingerprint Scanner, Stereo Speakers, GPS, FM Radio Water Resistance, Dust Resistance, Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Ambient Light, 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)
127 x 65 x 8.9 146.1 x 71.4 x 7.9   
Weight
138 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
- Black Sky, Gold Sand, Blue Mist, Peach Cloud   
Build Material
Glass 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
32GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- 23GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
200GB 256GB   
OTG Support
- No   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single 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   
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
TE band (2100), (1900), (1800), (1700/2100), (850), (2600), (900), (700), (700), (800), (700), (2600), (2300) 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
2700mAh 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 Z5 Compact vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) Specs

Specs
Sony Xperia Z5 CompactSamsung Galaxy A5 (2017)  
Screen Size 4.6 inch5.2 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 23MP16MP  
RAM 2GB3GB  
Battery Capacity 2700mAh3000mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 5.1MP16MP  

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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