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Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GB vs Samsung Galaxy Fold SM-F900U

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Alcatel A3 XL vs Samsung Galaxy Fold phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy Fold X04Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GB
Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GB
6"
IPS

720x1280

8
MP

5mp

1GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Alcatel A3 XL X27Samsung Galaxy Fold SM-F900U
Samsung Galaxy Fold SM-F900U
7.3"
AMOLED

1536x2152

12.2
MP

10mp

12GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4380
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy Fold SM-F900U

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


04 Advantages Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GB
A3 XL 9008D 8GBvsGalaxy Fold SM-F900U
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 64GB microSD, microSDHCvsNot supported
Advantage
+The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
LED flash on both camerasvsLED flash
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported

27 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Fold SM-F900U
Galaxy Fold SM-F900UvsA3 XL 9008D 8GB
 184%100%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.1Ghz 64bit Quad-Core
 11 times100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
12GB LPDDR4Xvs1GB LPDDR3
 128 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
512GB (492GB user available)vs8GB (3.8GB user available)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum body, front glassvsPlastic body, front glass
Advantage
+This device has a Dynamic AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Dynamic AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS
 3 times100%
+Higher resolution screen
1536x2152 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 48%48%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
362 PPIvs245 PPI
 22%22%
+Larger screen
7.3"vs6"
 4 times100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 12.2MP + 12MP + 16MPvs(back) 8MP
Advantage
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
Digital and optical zoomvsOnly digital zoom
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocus on both camerasvsAutofocus
Advantage
+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
OIS: Optical stabilizationvsEIS: Digital stabilization
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo/video on both camerasvsHDR photo only main camera
 60%60%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.5 (aperture)vsf/2.4 (aperture)
 3 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(dual front camera) 10MP + 8MPvs(front) 5MP
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 7.0 Nougat
 12 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 2000 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
 46%46%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4380 mAhvs3000 mAh
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.2 version A2DP
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C reversible connectorvsMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go

16 Common items in both devices
16 million
4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Fingerprint (rear-mounted) / Fingerprint (side-mounted)
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GBSamsung Galaxy Fold SM-F900U
ModelA3 XL 9008D 8GBGalaxy Fold SM-F900U
Also known asAlcatel A3 XL 8GB Dual-sim, Alcatel 9008DGalaxy Fold F900U, Samsung Winner
Country or region availableEuropeUSA
BrandAlcatelSamsung
Release dateMarch, 2017April, 2019
Depth8.25 millimeters (0.32 inches)feature not registered
Size (width x height)82.5 x 165 millimeters (3.25 x 6.5 in)feature not registered
Weight159 grams (5.57 ounces)feature not registered
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassAluminum body, front glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GBSamsung Galaxy Fold SM-F900U
Operating systemAndroid 7.0 NougatAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GBSamsung Galaxy Fold SM-F900U
Architecture - Chipset64bit - MediaTek MT8735B (28nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855 (7nm)
CPU processor1.1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.8Ghz Single-Core Kryo 485
2.4Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 485
1.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 485
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T720 MP2Qualcomm Adreno 640
RAM memory1GB LPDDR312GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage8GB (3.8GB user available)512GB (492GB user available)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplayAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GBSamsung Galaxy Fold SM-F900U
Display typeTFT LCD IPSDynamic AMOLED
Screen size6" inches7.3" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~72.9% (screen-to-body ratio)feature not registered
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 5-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1280 pixels1536x2152 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)245 PPI362 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Mobile networks and dataAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GBSamsung Galaxy Fold SM-F900U
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4 (Bands 1,3,7,8,20,28)LTE Cat20 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41, 46)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps2000/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GBSamsung Galaxy Fold SM-F900U
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GBSamsung Galaxy Fold SM-F900U
Main camera8 megapixels(triple camera)
12.2 megapixels
12MP telephoto (f/2.4 1/3.6" 52mm 1.0µm AF OIS 2x-zoom)
16MP ultrawide (f/2.2, 12mm)
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flash on both camerasLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)f/1.5 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.55" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.4µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus on both cameras
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo/video on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GBSamsung Galaxy Fold SM-F900U
Front camera5 megapixels(dual front camera)
10 megapixels
8MP depth sensor (f/1.9)
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels3872x2592 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashLEDNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.8 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GBSamsung Galaxy Fold SM-F900U
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GBSamsung Galaxy Fold SM-F900U
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GBSamsung Galaxy Fold SM-F900U
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Fingerprint (side-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Gray/Silver, White/Silver, White/Blue, White/Fuchsia, White/Yellow, Gold
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Space Silver, Martian Green, Astro Blue
- Cover display: 4.6 inches HD+ Super AMOLED (21:9)
- Cover camera: 10MP (f/2.2)
- Samsung DeX
- Dolby Atmos/AKG sound
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Samsung Pay
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GBSamsung Galaxy Fold SM-F900U
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Reverse wireless charging between devices
Battery capacity3000 mAh4380 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)5V/1A=5W18W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GBSamsung Galaxy Fold SM-F900U
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered