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Samsung Fascinate vs Motorola Moto G30 vs Samsung Galaxy A12

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

Comparison mode:

Display

Size:

4.0 inches
6.5 inches
6.5 inches

Resolution:

800 x 480 pixels, 233 PPI
1600 x 720 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 270 PPI
1600 x 720 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 270 PPI

Technology:

Super AMOLED
IPS LCD
LCD

Refresh rate:

90Hz

Screen-to-body:

56.71 %
81.63 %
85.80 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

Samsung Exynos 3
Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 (11 nm)
Mediatek Helio P35 MT6765 (12 nm)

Processor:

Single core, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A8
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, Kryo 260
Octa-core, 4x 2.3GHz Cortex-A53 + 4x 1.8GHz Cortex-A53, 64-bit

GPU:

PowerVR SGX540
Adreno 610
PowerVR GE8320

RAM:

0.4GB
4GB
4GB LPDDR4

ROM:

512 MB

Internal storage:

2GB
128GB (UFS 2.1)
64GB (eMMC 5.1), available to use: 48.2 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 32 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB
microSDXC up to 1024 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (2.3, 2.2, 2.1)
Android (11)
Android (10), Samsung One UI UI

Battery

Capacity:

1500 mAh
5000 mAh
5000 mAh

Type:

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

Charging:

Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging

Max charge speed:

Wired: 15.0W
Wired: 15.0W

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Quad camera
Quad camera

Main camera:

5 MP (Autofocus)
64 MP (Autofocus)
48 MP (Autofocus)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.7; Pixel size: 1.4 μm
Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 26 mm

Second camera:

8 MP (Ultra-wide)
5 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F2.2

Third camera:

2 MP (Macro)
2 MP (Macro)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4; Pixel size: 1.75 μm
Aperture size: F2.4

Fourth camera:

2 MP (Depth information)
2 MP (Depth information)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4; Pixel size: 1.75 μm
Aperture size: F2.4

Video recording:

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Front:

13 MP
8 MP

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

4.92 x 2.53 x 0.39 inches (125 x 64 x 10 mm)
6.50 x 2.98 x 0.36 inches (165.22 x 75.73 x 9.14 mm)
6.46 x 2.98 x 0.35 inches (164 x 75.8 x 8.9 mm)

Weight:

4.16 oz (118.0 g)
7.05 oz (200.0 g)
7.23 oz (205.0 g)

Materials:

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

Resistance:

Water; IP52

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Keys:

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

Colors:

Phantom black, Pastel sky
Black, White, Blue, Red

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 26(850+), 28(700 APT)
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+)
Bands 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM:

Yes

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Screen mirroring:

DLNA
Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share, MirrorLink

Radio:

FM, Stereo, RDS

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

3.0
5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

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

Features:

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

Location:

GPS, E911
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Accelerometer

Other:

Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC
NFC

Hearing aid compatible:

M4

Phone features

Notifications:

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

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Jul 14, 2010
Mar 11, 2021

FCC ID value:

A3LSCHI500
A3LSMA125U

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.57 W/kg
1.14 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Body:

0.52 W/kg
1.20 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.34 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 200
€ 179

User Manual:

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

In The Box:

Headset, protective cover, charger, USB Type-C cable, guides, SIM tool
Power brick, USB cable, Headphones, Sim card extraction tool

Availability

Officially announced:

Jun 28, 2010
Feb 16, 2021
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