Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) vs Samsung Galaxy A6

Display

Display size

5.5 inches
5.6 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
720 x 1480 pixels

Pixel density

267 ppi
294 ppi

Technology

Super AMOLED
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

72.41 %
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

13 megapixels
16 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus, CMOS image sensor
Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.9; Focal length: 28 mm
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 calling, Video sharing

Front

5 megapixels
16 megapixels

Features

Flash
Flash

Design

Dimensions

5.97 x 2.99 x 0.31 inches (151.7 x 76 x 7.8 mm)
5.90 x 2.79 x 0.30 inches (149.9 x 70.8 x 7.7 mm)

Weight

5.96 oz (169 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
5.71 oz (162 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

 
Back: Metal

Biometrics

 
2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Features

Touch sensitive control keys
 

Colors

Gold, Pink, White
Black, Gold, Purple, Blue

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870
Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7884

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

10.8 GB
22.1 GB

Storage expansion

up to 128 GB
up to 400 GB

OS

Android (7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow)
Android (8.0 Oreo), Samsung Experience UI

Battery

Capacity

3300 mAh
3000 mAh

Talk time

 
19.00 hours
the average is 22 h (1342 min)

Stand-by time

 
18.0 days (432 hours)
the average is 20 days (480 h)

Talk time (3G)

23.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1364 min)
 

Internet use

 
 

3G

11 hours
 

LTE

14 hours
 

Wi-Fi

15 hours
 

Music playback

96.00 hours
64.00 hours

Video playback

21.00 hours
18.00 hours

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20
Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 14

LTE (TDD)

Bands 40
 

UMTS

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

GSM

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

Data

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

SIM type

Micro SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.1
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, USB charging
Mass storage device

Mobile Payment

Samsung Pay Mini
 

Location

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

Other

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

Phone features

Sensors

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

Notifications

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

Hearing aid compatibility

 
M3, T3

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
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

 
Aug 01, 2018

 
FCC ID value: A3LSMA600A link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.35 W/kg
0.36 W/kg

Body

1.39 W/kg
1.40 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

 
1.57 W/kg

Wireless Router

 
1.40 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box

 
Charger, microUSB cable, Headset and Documentation

MSRP price

 
$ 360
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