Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016) vs Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)

Display

Size

5.0 inches
5.2 inches

Resolution

1280 x 720 pixels,
294 PPI
1280 x 720 pixels,
282 PPI

Technology

Super AMOLED
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body

67.89 %
70.63 %

Colors

16 777 216
16 777 216

Touchscreen

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features

Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 8916
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 8916

Processor

Quad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm
Quad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm

GPU

Adreno 306
Adreno 306

RAM

1.5GB LPDDR3
2GB

Internal storage

8GB
16GB

Available to use

4.3 GB
10.9 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB

Device type

Smart phone
Smart phone

OS

Android (7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop)
Android (7.1 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow)

Battery

Capacity

2600 mAh
3100 mAh

Type

User replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable

Talk time (3G)

13.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1388 min)
21.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1388 min)

Internet use

3G: 9 hours; LTE: 9 hours; Wi-Fi: 11 hours
3G: 11 hours; LTE: 13 hours; Wi-Fi: 14 hours

Music playback

53.00 hours
71.00 hours

Video playback

11.00 hours
17.00 hours

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

8 MP
13 MP

Features

Autofocus, CMOS image sensor
Autofocus, CMOS image sensor

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F1.9; Focal length: 28 mm

Flash

LED
LED

Software Features

Digital zoom, Geo tagging, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Burst mode, Panorama, Scenes
Touch to focus, Face detection, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Burst mode, HDR, Panorama, Effects

Video recording

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling

Front

5 MP
5 MP

Features

 
Flash

Design

Form factor

Candybar
Candybar

Dimensions

5.60 x 2.81 x 0.31 inches (142.2 x 71.4 x 7.9 mm)
5.74 x 2.85 x 0.32 inches (145.8 x 72.3 x 8.1 mm)

Weight

4.87 oz (138 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)
5.57 oz (158 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)

Materials

 
Frame: Metal

Features

Touch sensitive control keys
Soft keys

Keys

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

Colors

Black, Gold, White
Black, Gold, White

Cellular

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)

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 40(2300)

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

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

Data Speed

LTE, HSPA, UMTS
 

2G Data

EDGE, GPRS
 

SIM type

Micro SIM
Micro SIM

Global Roaming

Yes
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

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

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Music player

 
 

Filter by

Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists
Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists

Supported formats

MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI
MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI

Video playback

 
 

Supported formats

MPEG4, H.263, H.264
MPEG4, H.263, H.264, WMV, AVI, Flash Video, MKV, WebM

Radio

 
FM, RDS

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
 

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
4.1

Profiles/ Protocols

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Device ID Profile (DID), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), HID over GATT Profile (HOGP), Human Interface Device (HID), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Phone Book Access (PBAP)
Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Device ID Profile (DID), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), HID over GATT Profile (HOGP), Human Interface Device (HID), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Phone Book Access (PBAP), SIM Access (SAP)

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Location

GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Sensors

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Hall (for flip covers)

Other

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

Internet browsing

Browser

 
 

supports

HTML, HTML5
 

Built-in online services support

YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+
 

Phone features

Notifications

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

Phonebook

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID
Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer

Calendar, Alarm, Calculator, World clock, Stopwatch, Countdown timer
Calendar, Alarm, Calculator, World clock, Timer, Stopwatch, Countdown timer

Messaging

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input
SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input

E-mail

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Instant Messaging

Hangouts / Google Talk
Hangouts / Google Talk

Other features

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

Regulatory Approval

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

 
0.45 W/kg

Body

 
1.17 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced

 
Mar 28, 2016
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