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Samsung Galaxy A12 vs Xiaomi Poco F3

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

Display

Size:

6.5 inches
6.7 inches

Resolution:

1600 x 720 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 270 PPI
2400 x 1080 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 395 PPI

Technology:

LCD
AMOLED

Refresh rate:

120Hz

Screen-to-body:

85.80 %
85.89 %

Peak brightness:

1300 cd/m2 (nit)

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
HDR support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Mediatek Helio P35 MT6765
Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 SM8250-AC

Processor:

Octa-core, 2350 MHz, Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm
Octa-core, 3200 MHz, Kryo 585, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU:

PowerVR GE8320
Adreno 650

RAM:

4GB LPDDR4
6GB LPDDR5

Internal storage:

64GB (eMMC 5.1), available to use: 48.2 GB
128GB (UFS 3.1), not expandable

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 1024 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (10), Samsung One UI UI
Android (11), Xiaomi MI UI

Battery

Capacity:

5000 mAh
4520 mAh

Type:

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging:

Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging
Qualcomm Quick Charge, USB Power Delivery

Max charge speed:

Wired: 15.0W
Wired: 33.0W

Camera

Rear:

Quad camera
Triple camera

Main camera:

48 MP (Autofocus)
48 MP (PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 26 mm
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm

Second camera:

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

Specifications:

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

Third camera:

2 MP (Macro)
5 MP (Macro, Autofocus)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4
Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 50 mm; Sensor size: 1/5"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Fourth camera:

2 MP (Depth information)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4

Video recording:

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

Features:

Time-lapse video, EIS

Front:

8 MP
20 MP (HDR, Slow-motion videos)

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

6.46 x 2.98 x 0.35 inches (164 x 75.8 x 8.9 mm)
6.44 x 3.01 x 0.31 inches (163.7 x 76.4 x 7.8 mm)

Weight:

7.23 oz (205.0 g)
6.91 oz (196.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Plastic; Frame: Plastic
Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5)

Biometrics:

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

Keys:

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

Colors:

Black, White, Blue, Red
Arctic white, Night black, Deep Ocean blue

Cellular

5G:

n1, n3, n5, n7, n8, n20, n28, n38, n41, n77, n78, SA, NSA

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT), 66(AWS-3)

LTE (TDD):

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

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

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

Dual SIM:

Yes
Yes

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features:

Dolby Atmos

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share, MirrorLink
Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.0
5.1

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax (Wi-Fi 6), dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB:

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

Features:

Charging, Mass storage device
Charging, Headphones port

Location:

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

Sensors:

Accelerometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other:

NFC
NFC, Infrared

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Mar 11, 2021
Mar 01, 2021

FCC ID value:

A3LSMA125U
2AFZZK11AG

Measured SAR:

Head:

1.14 W/kg
1.06 W/kg

Body:

1.20 W/kg
0.72 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.59 W/kg
1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.34 W/kg
0.98 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

€ 179
€ 349

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
Power adapter, USB Type-C cable, Type-C to 3.5 mm headphone adapter, Protective case, SIM eject tool, User guide, Warranty card

Availability

Officially announced:

Nov 24, 2020
Mar 22, 2021
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