Honor 5X vs Honor 5C vs Samsung Galaxy A12

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Comparison mode:

Display

Size:

5.5 inches
5.2 inches
6.5 inches

Resolution:

1920 x 1080 pixels, 400 PPI
1920 x 1080 pixels, 424 PPI
1600 x 720 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 270 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD
LCD

Screen-to-body:

72.56 %
68.58 %
85.80 %

Colors:

16 777 216
16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 8939v2
HiSilicon Kirin 650
Mediatek Helio P35 MT6765

Processor:

Octa-core, 1500 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 2350 MHz, Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm

GPU:

Adreno 405
Mali-T830 MP2
PowerVR GE8320

RAM:

2GB LPDDR3
2GB
4GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

16GB
16GB
64GB (eMMC 5.1), available to use: 48.2 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 1024 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop), Huawei Emotion UI
Android (6.0 Marshmallow), Huawei Emotion UI
Android (10), Samsung One UI UI

Battery

Capacity:

3000 mAh
3000 mAh
5000 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Charging:

Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging

Max charge speed:

Wired: 15.0W

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera
Quad camera

Main camera:

13 MP (Autofocus)
13 MP (Autofocus)
48 MP (Autofocus)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 28 mm
Aperture size: F2.0
Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 26 mm

Second camera:

5 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2

Third camera:

2 MP (Macro)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4

Fourth camera:

2 MP (Depth information)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features:

Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling

Front:

5 MP
8 MP
8 MP

Video capture:

1280x720 (HD)

Design

Dimensions:

5.96 x 3.00 x 0.32 inches (151.3 x 76.3 x 8.15 mm)
5.79 x 2.91 x 0.33 inches (147.1 x 73.8 x 8.3 mm)
6.46 x 2.98 x 0.35 inches (164 x 75.8 x 8.9 mm)

Weight:

5.57 oz (158.0 g)
5.50 oz (156.0 g)
7.23 oz (205.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Metal
Back: Aluminum
Back: Plastic; Frame: Plastic

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Gold, Gray, Silver, White
Black, Gold, Silver
Black, White, Blue, Red

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 2(1900), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 12(700 a), 17(700 b)
Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)
Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT)

LTE (TDD):

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

UMTS:

Bands 5(850), 4(1700/2100), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Bands 8(900), 1(2100)
Bands 1(2100), 5(850), 8(900)

Data Speed:

LTE, HSPA
LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM:

Yes
Shared with microSD
Yes

SIM type:

Nano SIM, Micro SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

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

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share, MirrorLink

Radio:

FM

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.1
4.1
5.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 b, g, n; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0
Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging
Charging, Mass storage device

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC

Phone features

Notifications:

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

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Jan 07, 2016
Mar 11, 2021

FCC ID value:

QISKIW-L24
A3LSMA125U

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.41 W/kg
1.14 W/kg

Body:

1.29 W/kg
1.20 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.43 W/kg
1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.39 W/kg
1.34 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 220
€ 179

User Manual:

This is the official Samsu​ng Galaxy A12 User Guide in English provided from the manufacturer.

In The Box:

Power brick, USB cable, Headphones, Sim card extraction tool

Availability

Officially announced:

Oct 27, 2015
Jun 20, 2016
Nov 24, 2020
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