Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) vs Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime (2017)

Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) vs Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime (2017)


Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime (2017)
Price
EUR: €270 EUR: NA
USD: $306 USD: NA
PKR: Rs.42,831 PKR: NA
INR: Rs.21,600 INR: NA
Body
Form Factor
Candybar, TouchscreenCandybar, Touchscreen
Dimensions
149.2 x 70.6 x 8.4 mm (5.87 x 2.78 x 0.33 in)142.7 x 69.6 x 8.1 mm (5.62 x 2.74 x 0.32 in)
Weight
172 g (6.07 oz)-
Build
Front glass (Gorilla Glass 4), back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frameFront glass, aluminum body
Colors
Black, orchid grey, gold, blueBlack, Gold
SIM
Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Display
Type
Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colorsIPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size
1080 x 2220 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~441 ppi density)
5.6 inches, 79.6 cm2 (~75.6% screen-to-body ratio)
720 x 1280 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~294 ppi density)
5.0 inches, 68.9 cm2 (~69.4% screen-to-body ratio)
Multitouch
YesYes
Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 4Corning Gorilla Glass (market dependent)
Network
2G Network
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100)LTE (unspecified)
Notifications
Alert Types
Vibration, MP3, WAV ringtonesVibration, MP3, WAV ringtones
Speaker Phone
YesYes
Memory
Internal
32/64 GB ROM, 4 GB RAM16/32 GB ROM, 3 GB RAM
Card Slot
microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Connectivity
GPRS
YesYes
EDGE
YesYes
Speed
HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat11 600/75 MbpsHSPA, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
WLAN
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspotWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth
5.0, A2DP, EDR, LE4.2, A2DP, LE
USB
2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connectormicroUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDSYes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC
Yes
Camera
Main Camera
16 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), 1/2.8”, 1.12µm, PDAF13 MP, f/1.9, 28mm (wide), AF
Camera Features
LED flash, panorama, HDRLED flash, panorama, HDR
Video
1080p@30fps1080p@30fps
Selfie Camera
Primary: 16 MP, f/1.9, 27mm (wide), 1/3.1", 1.0µm
Secondary: 8 MP, f/1.9, 24mm (wide), 1/4", 1.12µm
Video: 1080p@30fps
8 MP, f/2.0
Multimedia
Audio Format Support
MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLACMP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC
Video Format Support
MP4/WMV/H.265Xvid/DivX/MP4/H.265
Radio
FM radioFM radio, recording
Software
Operating System (OS)
Android OS, v7.1.1 (Nougat)Android OS, v7.1.1 (Nougat)
Upgradable
Upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie)
UI
One UI
Browser
HTML5HTML5
Organizer
YesYes
Messaging
SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IMSMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Hardware
Chipset
Exynos 7885 (14 nm)Exynos 7570 Quad (14 nm)
CPU
Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53)Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU
Mali-G71Mali-T720 MP2
Sensors
Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometerFingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, proximity
Side / Additional Keys
Volume keys, Power/Lock keyVolume keys, Power/Lock key
Audio Jack
3.5 mm3.5 mm
Battery
Battery Type
Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh batteryNon-removable Li-Ion 2500 mAh battery
Charging
Fast battery charging 18W
Talk Time
Up to 24 h (3G)
Music Play
Up to 66 h
Additional Features
Main Features
Samsung Pay
IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
Always-on display
24-bit/192kHz audio
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Features
ANT+LED flash, panorama, HDR
SAR EU
0.24 W/kg (head) 1.25 W/kg (body)

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