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Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016) vs Samsung Galaxy A3 vs Asus ZenFone 8

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

Comparison mode:

Display

Size:

4.7 inches
4.5 inches
5.9 inches

Resolution:

1280 x 720 pixels, 312 PPI
960 x 540 pixels, 245 PPI
2400 x 1080 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 446 PPI

Technology:

Super AMOLED
Super AMOLED
AMOLED

Refresh rate:

120Hz

Screen-to-body:

69.30 %
66.09 %
82.76 %

Colors:

16 777 216
16 777 216

Peak brightness:

1100 cd/m2 (nit)

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 4), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
HDR support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass Victus), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Samsung Exynos 7 Quad 7578
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 8916
Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SM8350 (5 nm)

Processor:

Quad-core, 1500 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Quad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 680, 64-bit

GPU:

Mali-T720 MP2
Adreno 306
Adreno 660

RAM:

1.5GB LPDDR3
1.5GB
6GB LPDDR5

Internal storage:

16GB, available to use: 10.7 GB
16GB
128GB (UFS 3.1), not expandable

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 64 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (7.0 Nougat, 5.1 Lollipop)
Android (5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4)
Android (11), Zen 8 UI

Battery

Capacity:

2300 mAh
1900 mAh
4000 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging:

Qualcomm Quick Charge 4

Max charge speed:

Wired: 30.0W

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera:

13 MP (Autofocus)
8 MP (Autofocus, CMOS image sensor)
64 MP (OIS, PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.9
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/1.7"; Pixel size: 1.6 μm

Second camera:

12 MP (Ultra-wide, PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 14 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.55"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
7680x4320 (8K UHD) (24 fps), 3840x2160 (4K UHD) (120 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (480 fps)

Features:

Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling
Time-lapse video, Picture-taking during video recording, EIS

Front:

5 MP
5 MP
12 MP (PDAF)

Video capture:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps)

Design

Dimensions:

5.30 x 2.57 x 0.29 inches (134.5 x 65.2 x 7.3 mm)
5.12 x 2.58 x 0.27 inches (130.1 x 65.5 x 6.9 mm)
5.83 x 2.70 x 0.35 inches (148 x 68.6 x 8.9 mm)

Weight:

4.66 oz (132.0 g)
3.89 oz (110.3 g)
5.96 oz (169.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass; Frame: Metal
Back: Plastic; Frame: Metal
Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3); Frame: Aluminum

Resistance:

Water, Dust; IP68

Biometrics:

In-screen fingerprint

Features:

Touch sensitive control keys

Keys:

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

Colors:

Black, Gold, Pink, White
Black, Gold, Gray, Pink, Blue, White
Obsidian Black, Horizon Silver

Cellular

5G:

n1, n2, n3, n5, n7, n8, n12, n20, n25, n38, n40, n66, n71, n77, n78, SA, NSA

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)
Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 40(2300)
Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 42(3500)

UMTS:

Bands 5(850), 8(900), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Bands 5(850), 8(900), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 6(800), 8(900), 19(800)

Data Speed:

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA
LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A Pro Cat 20 (2000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s

Dual SIM:

Yes

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback
aptX, aptX-HD

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio:

FM
FM, Stereo, RDS

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.1
4.0
5.2, EDR

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n; Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 b, g, n; Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax (Wi-Fi 6), tri-band; MIMO, 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, OTG

Location:

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

Sensors:

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

Other:

NFC, ANT+, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), 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

Buyers information

Price:

€ 599

Availability

Officially announced:

Dec 02, 2015
Oct 30, 2014
May 12, 2021
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