Samsung Galaxy J3 (2018) vs Samsung Galaxy A6

Display

Display size

5.0 inches
5.6 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
720 x 1480 pixels

Pixel density

294 ppi
294 ppi

Technology

TFT
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

68.87 %
74.94 %

Features

Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

8 megapixels
16 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.9; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/4"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.8"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Flash

LED
LED

Video recording

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

Features

Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

5 megapixels
16 megapixels

Features

 
Flash

Design

Dimensions

5.62 x 2.76 x 0.35 inches (142.7 x 70.1 x 8.9 mm)
5.90 x 2.79 x 0.30 inches (149.9 x 70.8 x 7.7 mm)

Weight

5.36 oz (152 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
5.71 oz (162 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic
Back: Metal

Biometrics

 
2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Features

Touch sensitive control keys
 

Colors

Silver
Black, Gold, Purple, Blue

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Samsung Exynos 7 Quad 7570
Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7884

Processor

Quad-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm
Octa-core, 1600 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Mali-T720 MP1
Mali-T830 MP1

RAM

2 GB
3 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
32 GB

Maximum User Storage

 
22.1 GB

Storage expansion

up to 400 GB
up to 400 GB

OS

Android (8.0 Oreo)
Android (8.0 Oreo), Samsung Experience UI

Battery

Capacity

2600 mAh
3000 mAh

Talk time

18.70 hours
the average is 23 h (1379 min)
19.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1379 min)

Stand-by time

18.0 days (432 hours)
the average is 21 days (498 h)
18.0 days (432 hours)
the average is 21 days (498 h)

Music playback

63.00 hours
64.00 hours

Video playback

15.00 hours
18.00 hours

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 14
Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 14

UMTS

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

GSM

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

Data

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, HSUPA, UMTS
LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

Yes
Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.2
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Connector

microUSB
microUSB

Features

Mass storage device
Mass storage device

Location

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

Other

UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, ANT+, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors

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

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Hearing aid compatibility

M3, T3
M3, T3

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio

FM
FM, Recording option

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector

3.5mm
3.5mm

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Noise cancellation

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Apr 04, 2018
Aug 01, 2018

FCC ID value: A3LSMJ337A link
FCC ID value: A3LSMA600A link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

1.22 W/kg
0.36 W/kg

Body

1.02 W/kg
1.40 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.56 W/kg
1.57 W/kg

Wireless Router

1.18 W/kg
1.40 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box

Charger and microUSB cable
Charger, microUSB cable, Headset and Documentation

MSRP price

 
$ 360
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