Compare Xiaomi Mi3 vs Samsung Galaxy A5

Feature Comparison

  • Both Xiaomi Mi3 and Samsung Galaxy A5 have same Screen Size
  • Internal Storage of Xiaomi Mi3 is the same as Samsung Galaxy A5
  • RAM of Xiaomi Mi3 is the same as Samsung Galaxy A5
 
Xiaomi Mi3
Samsung Galaxy A5
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Spec Score 
53 /100
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
56 Value For Money Score
75 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5 inch 5 inch   
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels 1280 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD Super AMOLED   
Pixel Density
440.6 PPI 294 PPI   
Screen Protection
- Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Bezel Less
- No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
2.3GHz 1.2GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Qualcomm Snapdragon 410   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Quad-Core   
RAM
2GB 2GB   
Graphics
Adreno 330 Adreno 306   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
13MP 13MP   
Dual Rear Camera
- No   
Front Camera Resolution
2MP 5MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
- No   
Camera Details
Aperture f2.2, Stacked CMOS, Dual-LED Flash, 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 Android 4.4 KitKat   
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 GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
- Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
144 x 73.6 x 8.1 139.3 x 69.7 x 6.7   
Weight
145 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
- Midnight Black, Pearl White, Champagne Gold, Blue   
Build Material
Metal Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
1 Year 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
11.5GB 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
Mini (Normal) SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
3G, 2G, Mini SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
2G, Mini SIM Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No 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
3050mAh 2300mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
- No   
Fast Charging
- No   

Xiaomi Mi3 vs Samsung Galaxy A5 Specs

Specs
Xiaomi Mi3Samsung Galaxy A5  
Screen Size 5 inch5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 13MP13MP  
RAM 2GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 3050mAh2300mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 2MP5MP  

Xiaomi Mi3 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Feel really light in the hand
  • Good screen with accurate color reproduction
  • Powerful overall performance
  • Good battery life
The Bad
  • The sharp edges of the lower and upper lip makes using the phone one handed tough
  • Xiaomi is notorious for not rolling out the latest Android updates
  • The speaker at the bottom gets muffled
  • The back of the phone picks up scratches and dents very easily

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 Xiaomi Mi3 with Samsung Galaxy A5. When you see Xiaomi Mi3 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 Xiaomi Mi3 stands against Samsung Galaxy A5 and which one you should buy. The best price of Xiaomi Mi3 is currently Rs. 13,999. The lowest price for Samsung Galaxy A5 is Rs. 19,900. The prices for both these products were updated December 19, 2017.
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