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Alcatel Pop C3 (4033A) vs Samsung Galaxy A9 2016 (SM-A9000)

Side by side comparison between Alcatel Pop C3 vs Samsung Galaxy A9 (2016) phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Alcatel Pop C3 (4033A)
4"
TFT

480x800

5
MP

0.3mp

512MB
RAM

32bit Dual

1300
mAh

(Removable)

vs
29PointsSamsung Galaxy A9 2016 (SM-A9000)Compare Alcatel Pop C3 X
Samsung Galaxy A9 2016 (SM-A9000)
6"
AMOLED

1080x1920

13
MP

8mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy A9 2016 (SM-A9000)

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!

Pop C3 (4033A)2 Advantages Alcatel Pop C3 (4033A)vsGalaxy A9 2016 (SM-A9000)29 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A9 2016 (SM-A9000)
+110 grams (3.85 ounces)82%
Lighter
vs200 grams (7 ounces)
+Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
vsLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
1.3Ghz 32bit Dual-Corevs+1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core126%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
512MB LPDDR2vs+3GB LPDDR35 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
4GB (2GB available)vs+32GB (24GB available)11 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
12 millimeters (0.47 inches)vs+7.4 millimeters (0.29 inches)62%
Thinner
TFT LCDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
260 thousandvs+16 million61 times
More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
480x800 pixelsvs+1080x1920 pixels4 times
Higher resolution screen
233 PPIvs+367 PPI58%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
4"vs+6"50%
Larger screen
(back) 5MPvs+(back) 13MP154%
Higher resolution main camera
Not supportedvs+LED flashAdvantage
The LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
(front) 0.3MPvs+(front) 8MP25 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
VGA (640x480)vs+Full HD (1920x1080)6 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
(front) VGA (640x480)vs+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)6 times
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Android 4.2.2 Jelly Beanvs+Android 6.0.1 MarshmallowAdvantage
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow is newer and safer
3G+ HSPA+vs+4G LTEAdvantage
The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
(3G+ HSPA+) 21 Mbpsvs+(4G LTE) 150 Mbps6 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
1300 mAhvs+4000 mAh2 times
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
1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
vs+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
Not supportedvs+Active noise cancellationAdvantage
Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
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
4.0 + A2DPvs+4.1 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.1 + A2DP is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
HTML, XHTMLvs+HTML, XHTML, HTML5Advantage
Better sites viewing on the internet
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 4Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys

14 Common items in both devices
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
HDR photo only main camera
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
+7 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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Physical featuresAlcatel Pop C3 (4033A)Samsung Galaxy A9 2016 (SM-A9000)
ModelPop C3 (4033A)Galaxy A9 2016 (SM-A9000)
Other model namesAlcatel One Touch Pop C3 OT-4033AGalaxy A9 Duos A9000, Galaxy A9-6
Country or region availablefeature not registeredChinaHong Kong
China, Hong Kong
BrandAlcatelSamsung
Release dateSeptember, 2013January, 2016
Depth12 millimeters (0.47 inches)7.4 millimeters (0.29 inches)
Size (width x height)64.4 x 122 millimeters (2.54 x 4.8 in)80.9 x 161.7 millimeters (3.19 x 6.37 in)
Weight110 grams (3.85 ounces)200 grams (7 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Alcatel Pop C3 (4033A)Samsung Galaxy A9 2016 (SM-A9000)
Operating systemAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 5.1.1 Lollipop
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
HardwareAlcatel Pop C3 (4033A)Samsung Galaxy A9 2016 (SM-A9000)
Chipset32bit - MediaTek MT657264bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 MSM8976 (28nm)
CPU processor1.3Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A7Octa-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A72
1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-400Qualcomm Adreno 510 600Mhz
RAM memory512MB LPDDR23GB LPDDR3
Internal storage4GB (2GB available)32GB (24GB available)
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayAlcatel Pop C3 (4033A)Samsung Galaxy A9 2016 (SM-A9000)
Display typeTFT LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size4" inches6" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~58% (screen-to-body ratio)~75.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution480x800 pixels1080x1920 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)233 PPI367 PPI
Colors260 thousand16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 4
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksAlcatel Pop C3 (4033A)Samsung Galaxy A9 2016 (SM-A9000)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload21/5.76 Mbps150/50 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 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat4 850/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,39,40,41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
CallingAlcatel Pop C3 (4033A)Samsung Galaxy A9 2016 (SM-A9000)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingNot supportedSupported
Call controlVoice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraAlcatel Pop C3 (4033A)Samsung Galaxy A9 2016 (SM-A9000)
Back camera (main camera)5 megapixels13 megapixels
Main camera resolution2592x1944 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)VGA (640x480) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashNot supportedLED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered28mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredOIS: Optical 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
2ª cameraAlcatel Pop C3 (4033A)Samsung Galaxy A9 2016 (SM-A9000)
Front camera (secondary)0.3 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution640x480 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)VGA (640x480)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered24mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaAlcatel Pop C3 (4033A)Samsung Galaxy A9 2016 (SM-A9000)
RadioFM (RDS)FM (RDS)
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, AAC+MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityAlcatel Pop C3 (4033A)Samsung Galaxy A9 2016 (SM-A9000)
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 + A2DP4.1 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsAlcatel Pop C3 (4033A)Samsung Galaxy A9 2016 (SM-A9000)
Active noise cancellationNot supportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTMLHTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Ambient Light sensor
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Bluish Black, Pure White, Hot Pink
- One Touch UI
- HAC M3
- WiFi direct
- Java framework
- Colors: Black, White, Gold, Pink
- Samsung TouchWiz UX
- Gorilla Glass on the back
- Samsung Pay
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyAlcatel Pop C3 (4033A)Samsung Galaxy A9 2016 (SM-A9000)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity1300 mAh4000 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy540 minutes | 9 hours | 0.4 day1920 minutes | 32 hours | 1.3 days
Standby24000 minutes | 400 hours | 16.7 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateAlcatel Pop C3 (4033A)Samsung Galaxy A9 2016 (SM-A9000)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered1.19W/kg (head) | 1.33W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)0.505W/kg (head) | 0.804W/kg (body)0.183W/kg (head) | 0.548W/kg (body)
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