Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) vs Samsung Galaxy A10

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Display

Display size

6.3 inches
6.2 inches

Resolution

1080 x 2220 pixels
720 x 1520 pixels

Pixel density

392 ppi
271 ppi

Technology

Super AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

80.51 %
80.07 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Quad camera
Single camera

Main camera

24 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Phase detection autofocus
Autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.8"; Pixel size: 0.9 μm
Aperture size: F1.9; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.1"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Second camera

10 megapixels
 

Hardware Features

Telephoto, Autofocus
 

Specifications

Optical zoom: 2x; Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 52 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.9"; Pixel size: 1 μm
 

Third camera

8 megapixels
 

Hardware Features

Ultra-wide
 

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 12 mm; Sensor size: 1/4"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
 

Fourth camera

5 megapixels
 

Hardware Features

Depth information
 

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 24 mm; Sensor size: 1/5"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
 

Flash

LED
LED

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

Hyperlapse, Continuous autofocus, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

24 megapixels
5 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

6.40 x 3.03 x 0.31 inches (162.5 x 77 x 7.8 mm)
6.13 x 2.98 x 0.31 inches (155.6 x 75.6 x 7.94 mm)

Weight

6.46 oz (183 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
5.93 oz (168 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Glass; Frame: Metal
Back: Plastic

Biometrics

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

Colors

Black, Pink, Blue
Black, Blue, Red

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SDM660
Samsung Exynos 7884

Processor

Octa-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo 260, 64-bit, 14 nm
Octa-core, 1600 MHz, ARM Cortex-A73 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Adreno 512
Mali-G71 MP2

RAM

6 GB
2 GB

Internal storage

128 GB
32 GB

Maximum User Storage

108.9 GB
22.9 GB

Storage expansion

up to 512 GB
up to 512 GB

OS

Android (8.0 Oreo), Samsung Experience UI
Android (9.0 Pie), Samsung One UI

Battery

Capacity

3800 mAh
3400 mAh

Charging

Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging
 

Talk time (3G)

23.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1364 min)
21.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1364 min)

Internet use

 
 

3G

13 hours
15 hours

LTE

15 hours
19 hours

Wi-Fi

15 hours
19 hours

Music playback

112.00 hours
72.00 hours

Video playback

19.00 hours
18.00 hours

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 26, 28, 66
Bands 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38, 40, 41
Bands 38, 40, 41

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data

LTE-A Cat 9 (450/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA, UMTS
LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

VoLTE

 
Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth

5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band
802.11 b, g, n

USB

USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Connector

USB Type-C (reversible)
microUSB

Features

Mass storage device
Mass storage device

Mobile Payment

Samsung Pay
 

Location

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

Other

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

Phone features

Sensors

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

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio

FM
FM

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector

3.5mm
3.5mm

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Noise cancellation

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Oct 18, 2018
Feb 27, 2019

FCC ID value: A3LSMA920F link
FCC ID value: A3LSMA105F link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.24 W/kg
0.20 W/kg

Body

0.84 W/kg
0.63 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.58 W/kg
0.97 W/kg

Wireless Router

1.40 W/kg
0.65 W/kg

Phablet

3.95 W/kg
 

Shopping information

In The Box

Charger, USB cable, Headphones, SIM removal tool, Documentation
 
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