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Nokia 3.1 A vs Motorola Moto E6 vs Samsung Galaxy A12

Compare phone and tablet specifications of up to three devices at once.

Comparison mode:

Display

Size:

5.5 inches
5.5 inches
6.5 inches

Resolution:

1440 x 720 pixels, 18:9 ratio, 295 PPI
1440 x 720 pixels, 18:9 ratio, 295 PPI
1600 x 720 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 270 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD
LCD

Screen-to-body:

69.85 %
70.78 %
85.80 %

Features:

Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 429 SDM429
Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 MSM8940
Mediatek Helio P35 MT6765

Processor:

Quad-core, 2000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm
Octa-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm
Octa-core, 2350 MHz, Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm

GPU:

Adreno 504
Adreno 505
PowerVR GE8320

RAM:

2GB LPDDR3
2GB LPDDR3
4GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

32GB
16GB
64GB (eMMC 5.1), available to use: 48.2 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 256 GB
microSDXC up to 1024 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (9.0 Pie)
Android (9.0 Pie)
Android (10), Samsung One UI UI

Battery

Capacity:

2990 mAh
3000 mAh
5000 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable
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:

8 MP (Autofocus)
13 MP (PDAF)
48 MP (Autofocus)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.0
Aperture size: F2.0; Sensor size: 1/3.1"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
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), 1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features:

Hyperlapse, Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

5 MP (Wide Angle)
5 MP (HDR)
8 MP

Video capture:

1280x720 (HD)

Design

Dimensions:

6.01 x 2.83 x 0.37 inches (152.7 x 71.9 x 9.4 mm)
5.89 x 2.85 x 0.34 inches (149.7 x 72.3 x 8.57 mm)
6.46 x 2.98 x 0.35 inches (164 x 75.8 x 8.9 mm)

Weight:

5.5 oz (156.0 g)
5.61 oz (159.0 g)
7.23 oz (205.0 g)

Materials:

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

Resistance:

Splash

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:

Black
Starry black, Navy blue
Black, White, Blue, Red

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 2(1900), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 12(700 a), 14(700 PS), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS)
Bands 2(1900), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)
Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT)

LTE (TDD):

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

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA
LTE-A Cat 7 (300/100 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

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

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

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share, MirrorLink

Radio:

FM
FM

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.0
4.2
5.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

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

Features:

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

Location:

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

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer

Other:

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

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T4
M3, T3

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Oct 12, 2019
Mar 11, 2021

FCC ID value:

2AJOTTA1140
A3LSMA125U

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.91 W/kg
1.14 W/kg

Body:

0.81 W/kg
1.20 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.59 W/kg
1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.26 W/kg
1.34 W/kg

Phablet:

3.41 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 90
$ 150
€ 179

User Manual:

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

In The Box:

Charger, Charging / data cable, Quick guide
Removable battery, USB cable, charger, guides
Power brick, USB cable, Headphones, Sim card extraction tool

Availability

Officially announced:

Jun 07, 2019
Jul 25, 2019
Nov 24, 2020
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