Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) vs Samsung Galaxy J6

Display

Display size

5.2 inches
5.6 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
720 x 1480 pixels

Pixel density

282 ppi
294 ppi

Technology

Super AMOLED
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

71.39 %
76.02 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

13 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.7
Aperture size: F1.9; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.06"; 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

13 megapixels
8 megapixels

Features

Flash
Flash

Design

Dimensions

5.76 x 2.81 x 0.31 inches (146.3 x 71.3 x 7.9 mm)
5.88 x 2.76 x 0.32 inches (149.3 x 70.2 x 8.2 mm)

Weight

5.64 oz (160 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
5.43 oz (154 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Metal
Back: Plastic

Biometrics

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

Features

Touch sensitive control keys
 

Colors

Black, Gold, Silver, Pink
Black, Gold, Purple, Blue

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870
Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870

Processor

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

GPU

Mali-T830 MP2
Mali-T830 MP1

RAM

2 GB
3 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
32 GB

Maximum User Storage

10.1 GB
22.6 GB

Storage expansion

up to 256 GB
up to 256 GB

OS

Android (8.1 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat)
Android (9.0 Pie, 8.0 Oreo), Samsung One UI

Battery

Capacity

3000 mAh
3000 mAh

Talk time (3G)

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

Internet use

 
 

3G

12 hours
11 hours

LTE

13 hours
12 hours

Wi-Fi

14 hours
13 hours

Music playback

83.00 hours
76.00 hours

Video playback

19.00 hours
17.00 hours

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

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

LTE (TDD)

Bands 40
Bands 38, 40

UMTS

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

GSM

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

Data

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

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

VoLTE

Yes
Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.1
4.2

Wi-Fi

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

USB

USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Connector

microUSB
microUSB

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
Mass storage device

Location

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

Other

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

Phone features

Sensors

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

Notifications

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

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

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

May 03, 2017
Apr 17, 2018

FCC ID value: A3LSMJ530F link
FCC ID value: A3LSMJ600FN link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.12 W/kg
1.18 W/kg

Body

0.89 W/kg
0.76 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.58 W/kg
1.57 W/kg

Wireless Router

1.01 W/kg
1.30 W/kg

Shopping information

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