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Acer Liquid Z4 Duo (Z160) vs Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 (SM-A720F/DS 64GB)

Side by side comparison between Acer Liquid Z4 vs Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Acer Liquid Z4 Duo (Z160)
4"
TFT

480x800

5
MP

512MB
RAM

32bit Dual

1630
mAh

(Removable)

vs
31PointsSamsung Galaxy A7 2017 (SM-A720F/DS 64GB)Compare Acer Liquid Z4 X
Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 (SM-A720F/DS 64GB)
5.7"
AMOLED

1080x1920

16
MP

16mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3600
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 (SM-A720F/DS 64GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Liquid Z4 Duo (Z160)2 Advantages Acer Liquid Z4 Duo (Z160)vsGalaxy A7 2017 (SM-A720F/DS 64GB)31 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 (SM-A720F/DS 64GB)
+122 grams (4.27 ounces)52%
Lighter
vs186 grams (6.51 ounces)
+Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
vsLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
1.3GHz 32bit Dual-Corevs+1.9GHz 64bit Octa-Core159%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
512MB LPDDR2vs+3GB LPDDR45 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
4GB (2GB available)vs+64GB (52GB available)25 times
More internal storage for applications and files
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHCvs+Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC7 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
9.7 millimeters (0.38 inches)vs+7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)23%
Thinner
TFT LCDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
480x800 pixelsvs+1080x1920 pixels4 times
Higher resolution screen
233 PPIvs+386 PPI66%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
4"vs+5.7"43%
Larger screen
(back) 5MPvs+(back) 16MP2 times
Higher resolution main camera
f/2.4 (aperture)vs+f/1.9 (aperture)26%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
Not supportedvs+(front) 16MPAdvantage
A front-camera is best for taking selfies
HD (1280x720)vs+Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Android 4.2.2 Jelly Beanvs+Android 8.0 OreoAdvantage
Android 8.0 Oreo is newer and safer
3G+ HSPA+vs+4G+ LTE-AAdvantage
The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster
(3G+ HSPA+) 21 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps13 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+Ambient Light sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Fingerprint sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
1630 mAhvs+3600 mAh121%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+Video callingAdvantage
The video calling allows to make calls with voice and video
Not supportedvs+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
3.0 + A2DPvs+4.2 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.2 + A2DP is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
MicroUSB 2.0vs+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
HTML, XHTMLvs+HTML, XHTML, HTML5Advantage
Better sites viewing on the internet
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 3Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Not supportedvs+Waterproof (IP?)Advantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

17 Common items in both devices
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo only main camera
Capacitive
+10 specs and more in the table below

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

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📱 Model features

Acer Liquid Z4 Duo (Z160)Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 (SM-A720F/DS 64GB)
ModelLiquid Z4 Duo (Z160)Galaxy A7 2017 (SM-A720F/DS 64GB)
Other model namesAcer Liquid Z160, Acer Liquid Z4 Dual-Sim HM.HEQEM.001Galaxy A7 SM-A720F/Dual-Sim 64GB, SM-A720FZKSZTO
Country or region available(Global, International)United Arab EmiratesRussia
(Global, International), United Arab Emirates, Russia
Brazil
Brazil
BrandAcerSamsung
Release date4/1/20141/13/2017
Depth9.7 millimeters (0.38 inches)7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)64 x 124 millimeters (2.52 x 4.88 in)77.6 x 156.8 millimeters (3.06 x 6.17 in)
Weight122 grams (4.27 ounces)186 grams (6.51 ounces)
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWaterproof (IP?)

🤖 Operating System

Acer Liquid Z4 Duo (Z160)Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 (SM-A720F/DS 64GB)
System versionAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 8.0 Oreo
User Interfacefeature not registeredfeature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Acer Liquid Z4 Duo (Z160)Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 (SM-A720F/DS 64GB)
Chipset32bit - MediaTek MT6572 (28nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7880 (14nm)
CPUDual-Core, 1 processor:
1.3GHz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A7
Octa-Core, 1 processor:
1.9GHz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-400 MP1ARM Mali-T830 MP3
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredfeature not registered

💽 Memory and storage

Acer Liquid Z4 Duo (Z160)Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 (SM-A720F/DS 64GB)
RAM memory512MB LPDDR23GB LPDDR4
Internal storage4GB (2GB available)64GB (52GB available)
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)

📲 Display

Acer Liquid Z4 Duo (Z160)Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 (SM-A720F/DS 64GB)
Display typeTFT LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size4" inches5.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~57.4% (screen-to-body ratio)~73.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution480x800 pixels1080x1920 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)233 PPI386 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 3
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📶 Mobile networks

Acer Liquid Z4 Duo (Z160)Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 (SM-A720F/DS 64GB)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Dual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload21/5.76 Mbps300/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM MHz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat6 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,17,20,28)
TD-LTE 2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,40,41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE

📷 Camera

Acer Liquid Z4 Duo (Z160)Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 (SM-A720F/DS 64GB)
Back camera (main camera)5 megapixels16 megapixels
Main camera resolution2592x1944 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (primary)HD (1280x720) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered27mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Acer Liquid Z4 Duo (Z160)Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 (SM-A720F/DS 64GB)
Front camera (secondary)Not supported16 megapixels
Front camera resolutionNot supported4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Not supportedFull HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Acer Liquid Z4 Duo (Z160)Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 (SM-A720F/DS 64GB)
LoudspeakerSupportedSupported
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC

🔌 Connectivity

Acer Liquid Z4 Duo (Z160)Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 (SM-A720F/DS 64GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Bluetooth3.0 + A2DP4.2 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNANot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
NFCNot supportedSupported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Acer Liquid Z4 Duo (Z160)Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 (SM-A720F/DS 64GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Barometer
Compass
Fingerprint sensor
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Acer Liquid Z4 Duo (Z160)Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 (SM-A720F/DS 64GB)
Battery typeLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)
BAT-611
Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity1630 mAh3600 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy4 hours23 hours
Standby250 hours (10.4 days)feature not registered

➕ Other features

Acer Liquid Z4 Duo (Z160)Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 (SM-A720F/DS 64GB)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingNot supportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTMLHTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous- Colors: Black, White
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Black, Gold, Blue, Pink
- Metal body
- Gorilla Glass on the back
- Samsung Grace UX
- Fast battery charging
- ANT+
- IP68 certified: dust proof and water resistant over 1.5meter and 30min

☢️ Radiation rate

Acer Liquid Z4 Duo (Z160)Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 (SM-A720F/DS 64GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.21W/kg (head), 1.33W/kg (body)
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