OnePlus 3 vs OnePlus Nord N100 vs Samsung Galaxy A12

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Display

Size:

5.5 inches
6.5 inches
6.5 inches

Resolution:

1920 x 1080 pixels, 401 PPI
1600 x 720 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 269 PPI
1600 x 720 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 270 PPI

Technology:

Super AMOLED
IPS LCD
LCD

Screen-to-body:

73.15 %
82.81 %
85.80 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 4), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
90Hz refresh rate, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996
Qualcomm Snapdragon 460
Mediatek Helio P35 MT6765

Processor:

Quad-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo, 64-bit
Octa-core, 1800 MHz, Kryo 240, 64-bit, 11 nm
Octa-core, 2350 MHz, Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm

GPU:

Adreno 530
Adreno 610
PowerVR GE8320

RAM:

6GB LPDDR4
4GB LPDDR4
4GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

64GB
64GB (UFS 2.1)
64GB (eMMC 5.1), available to use: 48.2 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 256 GB
microSDXC up to 1024 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (9.0 Pie, 7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow), OnePlus OxygenOS UI
Android (10), OxygenOS UI
Android (10), Samsung One UI UI

Battery

Capacity:

3000 mAh
5000 mAh
5000 mAh

Type:

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

Charging:

OnePlus Dash Charge
Fast charging
Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging

Max charge speed:

Wired: 18.0W
Wired: 15.0W

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Triple camera
Quad camera

Main camera:

16 MP (OIS, PDAF)
13 MP (PDAF)
48 MP (Autofocus)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.0; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F2.2
Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 26 mm

Second camera:

2 MP (Macro)
5 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4
Aperture size: F2.2

Third camera:

2 MP (Depth information)
2 MP (Macro)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4
Aperture size: F2.4

Fourth camera:

2 MP (Depth information)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features:

Video calling
Time-lapse video

Front:

8 MP
8 MP (HDR)
8 MP

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

6.01 x 2.94 x 0.29 inches (152.7 x 74.7 x 7.35 mm)
6.49 x 2.96 x 0.33 inches (164.9 x 75.1 x 8.49 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)
6.63 oz (188.0 g)
7.23 oz (205.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum
Back: Plastic; Frame: Plastic

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)
2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Features:

Notification light

Keys:

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

Colors:

Gold, Gray
Midnight frost
Black, White, Blue, Red

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 30(2300 WCS)
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), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 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 38(2600), 41(2600+)
Bands 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSPA
LTE-A Cat 13/5 (400/75 Mbit/s), LTE-A, 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
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, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share, MirrorLink

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.2
5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

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

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
Charging
Charging, Mass storage device

Location:

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

Sensors:

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

Other:

NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T3

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, (MP3)

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Dec 02, 2020
Mar 11, 2021

FCC ID value:

2ABZ2-EF164
A3LSMA125U

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.45 W/kg
1.14 W/kg

Body:

0.64 W/kg
1.20 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.38 W/kg
1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.04 W/kg
1.34 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 399
$ 179 / € 200
€ 179

User Manual:

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

In The Box:

Screen Protector (pre-applied), Dash Charge Type-C Cable, Dash Charge Adapter, SIM Tray Ejector1x Quick Start Guide
Charger Adapter, USB Type-C Cable, Quick Start Guide, Safety Information, SIM Tray Ejector
Power brick, USB cable, Headphones, Sim card extraction tool

Availability

Officially announced:

Jun 14, 2016
Oct 26, 2020
Nov 24, 2020
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