Samsung Galaxy A5 vs Apple iPod Touch (2019)

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Display

Display size

5.0 inches
4.0 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
640 x 1136 pixels

Pixel density

294 ppi
326 ppi

Technology

Super AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

71.14 %
60.95 %

Peak brightness

 
500 cd/m2 (nit)

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Oleophobic coating

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

13 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.0
Aperture size: F2.4

Flash

LED
LED

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

Video calling
Time-lapse video, Digital image stabilization, Video sharing

Front

5 megapixels
1.2 megapixels

Features

 
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

5.48 x 2.74 x 0.26 inches (139.3 x 69.7 x 6.7 mm)
4.86 x 2.31 x 0.24 inches (123.4 x 58.6 x 6.1 mm)

Weight

4.34 oz (123 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)
3.10 oz (88 g)
the average is 19.9 oz (568 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic; Frame: Metal
 

Colors

Black, Gray, Pink, Blue, White, Gold
Gold, Gray, Silver, Pink, Blue, Red

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Loudspeaker

Features

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

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 8916
Apple A10 Fusion APL1W24

Processor

Quad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Quad-core, 2340 MHz, Hurricane and Zephyr, 64-bit, 16 nm

GPU

Adreno 306
PowerVR Series 7XT GT7600 Plus

RAM

2 GB
 

Internal storage

16 GB
256 GB

Available to use

12 GB
 

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 64 GB
 

OS

Android (5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4)
iOS (12.x)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
4.1

Wi-Fi

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

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
Lightning

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
Mass storage device

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
 

Sensors

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

Other

NFC, ANT+, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
AirDrop

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 20, 5, 8, 3, 1, 7
 

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
 

Data

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

SIM type

Nano SIM
 

Battery

Capacity

2300 mAh
 

Type

Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Talk time (3G)

15.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1373 min)
 

Music playback

68.00 hours
40.00 hours

Video playback

12.00 hours
8.00 hours

Phone features

Notifications

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

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
 

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Oct 17, 2014
 

FCC ID value: A3LSMA500G link
 

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.37 W/kg
 

Body

0.94 W/kg
 

Simultaneous Transmission

0.96 W/kg
 

Wireless Router

1.07 W/kg
 

Shopping information

In The Box

 
Apple EarPods, Lightning to USB cable, Quick Start Guide

MSRP price

 
$ 399
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