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Alcatel Pop C7 (7040A) vs Samsung Galaxy A12 (SM-A125F/DS 64GB)

Side by side comparison between Alcatel Pop C7 vs Samsung Galaxy A12 phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Alcatel Pop C7 (7040A)
5"
TFT

480x854

8
MP

0.3mp

512MB
RAM

32bit Quad

2000
mAh

(Removable)

vs
25PointsSamsung Galaxy A12 (SM-A125F/DS 64GB)Compare Alcatel Pop C7 X
Samsung Galaxy A12 (SM-A125F/DS 64GB)
6.5"
PLS

720x1600

48
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy A12 (SM-A125F/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!

Pop C7 (7040A)4 Advantages Alcatel Pop C7 (7040A)vsGalaxy A12 (SM-A125F/DS 64GB)25 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A12 (SM-A125F/DS 64GB)
+140 grams (4.9 ounces)46%
Lighter
vs205 grams (7.18 ounces)
+Proximity sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Ambient Light sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
vsLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
1.3Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs+2.3Ghz 64bit Octa-Core148%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
512MB LPDDR2vs+4GB LPDDR37 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
4GB (2GB available)vs+64GB (48GB available)23 times
More internal storage for applications and files
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHCvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC31 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
9.9 millimeters (0.39 inches)vs+8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)11%
Thinner
TFT LCDvs+TFT PLSAdvantage
TFT PLS display is brighter and more vivid
480x854 pixelsvs+720x1600 pixels181%
Higher resolution screen
196 PPIvs+270 PPI38%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
5"vs+6.5"30%
Larger screen
(back) 8MPvs+(quad camera) 48MP + 5MP + 2MP + 2MP6 times
Higher resolution main camera
Not supportedvs+AutofocusAdvantage
Best autofocus type for taking pictures
HDR photo only main cameravs+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
(front) 0.3MPvs+(front) 8MP25 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
HD (1280x720)vs+Full HD (1920x1080)125%
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 10Advantage
Android 10 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+Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
2000 mAhvs+5000 mAh150%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
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
4.0 + A2DPvs+5.0 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
MicroUSB 2.0vs+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.

15 Common items in both devices
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
+8 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 C7 (7040A)Samsung Galaxy A12 (SM-A125F/DS 64GB)
ModelPop C7 (7040A)Galaxy A12 (SM-A125F/DS 64GB)
Other model namesAlcatel One Touch Pop C7 7040A, OT-7040AGalaxy A12 SM-A125F/Dual-Sim (64GB + 4GB RAM)
Country or region availablefeature not registered(Global, International)South AfricaAlgeriaCameroonNigeriaPakistanKenyaSenegal
(Global, International), South Africa, Algeria, Cameroon, Nigeria, Pakistan, Kenya, Senegal
BrandAlcatelSamsung
Release dateApril, 2014December, 2020
Depth9.9 millimeters (0.39 inches)8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)71.8 x 141 millimeters (2.83 x 5.55 in)75.8 x 164 millimeters (2.98 x 6.46 in)
Weight140 grams (4.9 ounces)205 grams (7.18 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Alcatel Pop C7 (7040A)Samsung Galaxy A12 (SM-A125F/DS 64GB)
Operating systemAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 10
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareAlcatel Pop C7 (7040A)Samsung Galaxy A12 (SM-A125F/DS 64GB)
Chipset32bit - MediaTek MT6582M64bit - MediaTek MT6765 Helio P35 (12nm)
CPU processor1.3Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A7Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.3Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.8Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-400 MP2PowerVR GE8320 680Mhz
RAM memory512MB LPDDR24GB LPDDR3
Internal storage4GB (2GB available)64GB (48GB available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayAlcatel Pop C7 (7040A)Samsung Galaxy A12 (SM-A125F/DS 64GB)
Display typeTFT LCDTFT PLS
Screen size5" inches6.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~68% (screen-to-body ratio)~82.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution480x854 pixels720x1600 pixels (20:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 2-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)196 PPI270 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Display featuresfeature not registered60Hz
Mobile networksAlcatel Pop C7 (7040A)Samsung Galaxy A12 (SM-A125F/DS 64GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
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 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat4 (1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, 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 C7 (7040A)Samsung Galaxy A12 (SM-A125F/DS 64GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraAlcatel Pop C7 (7040A)Samsung Galaxy A12 (SM-A125F/DS 64GB)
Back camera (main camera)8 megapixels(quad camera)
48 megapixels
5MP ultrawidef/2.2,123º
2MP macrof/2.4
2MP depthf/2.4
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels8000x6000 pixels
Video recording (primary)HD (1280x720) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusNot supportedAutofocus
Touch focusNot supportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredEIS: 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 on both cameras
2ª cameraAlcatel Pop C7 (7040A)Samsung Galaxy A12 (SM-A125F/DS 64GB)
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/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaAlcatel Pop C7 (7040A)Samsung Galaxy A12 (SM-A125F/DS 64GB)
RadioFM (RDS)FM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityAlcatel Pop C7 (7040A)Samsung Galaxy A12 (SM-A125F/DS 64GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 + A2DP5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portfeature not registeredNot supported
Other functionsAlcatel Pop C7 (7040A)Samsung Galaxy A12 (SM-A125F/DS 64GB)
Active noise cancellationNot supportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Ambient Light sensor
Accelerometer
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Red, Pink, Turquoise, White, Black
- One Touch UI
- HAC M3/T3
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
- Java framework
- Colors: Black, White, Blue, Red
- One UI
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyAlcatel Pop C7 (7040A)Samsung Galaxy A12 (SM-A125F/DS 64GB)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity2000 mAh5000 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging15W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomy480 minutes | 8 hours | 0.3 dayfeature not registered
Standby21000 minutes | 350 hours | 14.6 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateAlcatel Pop C7 (7040A)Samsung Galaxy A12 (SM-A125F/DS 64GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.673W/kg (head) | 1.377W/kg (body)
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