Apple iPhone 7 vs Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)

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Display

Display size

4.7 inches
5.2 inches

Resolution

750 x 1334 pixels
720 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density

326 ppi
282 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body

65.71 %
70.63 %

Features

Pressure-sensitive, Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Apple A10 Fusion APL1W24
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 8916

Processor

Quad-core, 2340 MHz, 64-bit, 16 nm
Quad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm

GPU

PowerVR 7XT GT7600 Plus
Adreno 306

RAM

2 GB
2 GB

Internal storage

256 GB, not expandable
16 GB

Storage expansion

 
microSDXC up to 128 GB

OS

iOS (13.x, 12.x, 11.x, 10.x)
Android (7.1 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow)

Battery

Capacity

1960 mAh
3100 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
13 megapixels

Features

Sapphire crystal lens cover, Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Autofocus, CMOS image sensor

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

Optical image stabilization, Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling

Front

7 megapixels
5 megapixels

Features

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Flash

Design

Dimensions

5.44 x 2.64 x 0.28 inches (138.3 x 67.1 x 7.1 mm)
5.74 x 2.85 x 0.32 inches (145.8 x 72.3 x 8.1 mm)

Weight

4.87 oz (138 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (176 g)
5.57 oz (158 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (176 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Frame: Metal

Resistance

Water, Dust; IP 67
 

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
 

Features

 
Soft keys

Colors

Black, Gold, Silver, Red, Rose gold, Jet black
Black, Gold, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS)
Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
Bands 40(2300)

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

LTE-A Cat 12 (600/100 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
 

SIM type

Nano SIM
Micro SIM

VoLTE

Yes
 

Multimedia

Headphones

No 3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2
4.1

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO, Hotspot
802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB

Lightning
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Headphones port, Charging, Mass storage device
Mass storage device, Charging

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Hall (for flip covers)

Other

NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, ANT+, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications

 
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features

 
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Shopping information

MSRP price

$ 849
 
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