Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) vs Samsung Galaxy A80

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Display

Display size

6.3 inches
6.7 inches

Resolution

1080 x 2220 pixels
1080 x 2400 pixels

Pixel density

392 ppi
393 ppi

Technology

Super AMOLED
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

80.51 %
85.86 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Quad camera
Triple camera, Swivel

Main camera

24 megapixels
48 megapixels

Hardware Features

Phase detection autofocus
Laser and Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.8"; Pixel size: 0.9 μm
Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 25 mm; Sensor size: 1/2"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm

Second camera

10 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

Telephoto, Autofocus
Ultra-wide

Specifications

Optical zoom: 2x; Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 52 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.9"; Pixel size: 1 μm
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 13 mm; Sensor size: 1/4"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Third camera

8 megapixels
HQVGA (240x160)

Hardware Features

Ultra-wide
Time-of-Flight (ToF)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 12 mm; Sensor size: 1/4"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F1.2; Focal Length: 30 mm; Sensor size: 1/6"; Pixel size: 10 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
 

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (480 fps)

Features

Hyperlapse, Continuous autofocus, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing
Hyperlapse, Picture-taking during video recording, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

24 megapixels
 

Design

Dimensions

6.40 x 3.03 x 0.31 inches (162.5 x 77 x 7.8 mm)
6.50 x 3.01 x 0.37 inches (165.2 x 76.5 x 9.3 mm )

Weight

6.46 oz (183 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
7.76 oz (220 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials

Back: Glass; Frame: Metal
Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6); Frame: Aluminum

Biometrics

2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)
In-screen fingerprint

Features

 
Notification light

Colors

Black, Pink, Blue
Black, Gold, White

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
USB Type-C (reversible)

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Dolby Atmos, Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio

FM
 

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SDM660
Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 SM7150-AA

Processor

Octa-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo 260, 64-bit, 14 nm
Octa-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo 470, 64-bit, 8 nm

GPU

Adreno 512
Adreno 618

RAM

6 GB
8 GB

Internal storage

128 GB
128 GB, not expandable

Available to use

108.9 GB
108.2 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 512 GB
 

OS

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

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

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

Features

Mass storage device
Mass storage device

Location

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

Sensors

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

Mobile Payment

Samsung Pay
Samsung Pay

Other

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

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

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

LTE (TDD)

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

UMTS

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

Data

LTE-A Cat 9 (450/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA, UMTS
LTE-A Cat 11 (600/75 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Battery

Capacity

3800 mAh
3700 mAh

Type

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging
Fast charging

Talk time (3G)

23.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)
 

Talk time (4G)

 
30 hours

Internet use

3G: 13 hours; LTE: 15 hours; Wi-Fi: 15 hours
LTE: 13 hours; Wi-Fi: 13 hours

Music playback

112.00 hours
51.00 hours

Video playback

19.00 hours
17.00 hours

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration
 

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
 

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Oct 18, 2018
Apr 19, 2019

FCC ID value: A3LSMA920F link
FCC ID value: A3LSMA805F link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.24 W/kg
0.30 W/kg

Body

0.84 W/kg
0.71 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.58 W/kg
3.79 W/kg

Wireless Router

1.40 W/kg
1.36 W/kg

Phablet

3.95 W/kg
1.96 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box

Charger, USB cable, Headphones, SIM removal tool, Documentation
Data Cable (USB type C-to-C), USB power adaptor, Earphones(USB Type-C), Ejection Pin, Quick Start Guide, Protective Cover, Protective Film
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