Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) comparison

 
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General
Release dateMay 2017January 2017
Form factorTouchscreenTouchscreen
Dimensions (mm)140.97 x 70.10 x 8.64146.10 x 71.40 x 7.90
Weight (g)148.00-
Battery capacity (mAh)26003000
Removable batteryNoNo
Colours-Black Sky, Blue Mist, Gold Sand, Peach Cloud
SAR ValueNANA
Display
Screen size (inches)5.005.20
TouchscreenYesYes
Resolution720x1280 pixels1080x1920 pixels
Hardware
Processor1.4GHz quad-core1.9GHz octa-core
Processor makeExynos 7570Exynos 7870
RAM1.5GB3GB
Internal storage16GB32GB
Expandable storageYesYes
Expandable storage typemicroSDmicroSD
Expandable storage up to (GB)256256
Camera
Rear camera5-megapixel16-megapixel
FlashYesYes
Front camera2-megapixel16-megapixel
Software
Operating SystemAndroid 7.0Android 6.0
Connectivity
Wi-FiYesYes
Wi-Fi standards supported802.11 b/g/n802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
GPSYesYes
BluetoothYes, v 4.20Yes, v 4.20
NFCNoYes
InfraredNoNo
Headphones3.5mm3.5mm
FMNoYes
Number of SIMs12
SIM1
SIM TypeNano-SIMNano-SIM
GSM/CDMAGSMGSM
3GYesYes
4G/LTEYesYes
SIM2
SIM Type-Nano-SIM
GSM/CDMA-GSM
3G-Yes
4G/LTE-Yes
Sensors
Compass/ MagnetometerNoYes
Proximity sensorYesYes
AccelerometerYesYes
Ambient light sensorNoNo
GyroscopeYesYes
BarometerNoYes
Temperature sensorNoNo