Skip to content

Samsung Galaxy Express Prime 2 SM-J327A vs Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A 32GB

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Samsung Galaxy Express Prime 2 SM-J327A vs Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A 32GB phones. Which is the best phone?

-
Compare Samsung Galaxy Note 5 XCompare Samsung Galaxy J3 (Emerge, Eclipse, Prime) X

04 Samsung Galaxy Express Prime 2 SM-J327A vs 26 Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A 32GB

Samsung Galaxy Express Prime 2 SM-J327A
SpecificationsCompareModels
5"
TFT

720x1280

5
MP

2mp

1.5GB
RAM

64bit Quad

2600
mAh

(Removable)

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A 32GB
SpecificationsCompareModels
5.7"
AMOLED

1440x2560

16
MP

5mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A 32GB

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 phone! Comment!


04 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Express Prime 2 SM-J327A

Galaxy Express Prime 2 SM-J327AvsGalaxy Note 5 SM-N920A 32GB
Advantage+More external storage for files using memory cardsUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 16%16%
+Lighter
147 grams (5.15 ounces)vs171 grams (5.99 ounces)
Advantage+Removable battery can be replaced easilyLi-Ion (Removable)vsLi-Ion (Non removable)
Advantage+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in generalFM with RDSvsNot supported

26 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A 32GB

Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A 32GBvsGalaxy Express Prime 2 SM-J327A
 59%59%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.1Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.4Ghz 64bit Quad-Core
 167%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
4GB LPDDR4vs1.5GB LPDDR3
 150%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
32GB (25GB user available)vs16GB (10GB user available)
 14%14%
+Thinner
7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)vs8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Advantage+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vividSuper AMOLEDvsTFT LCD
 3 times100%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x2560 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 75%75%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
515 PPIvs294 PPI
 14%14%
+Larger screen
5.7"vs5"
 2 times100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 16 megapixelsvs(back) 5 megapixels
Advantage+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion videoOIS: Optical stabilizationvsEIS: Digital stabilization
Advantage+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightnessBSI sensorvsNot supported
Advantage+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areasHDR photo/video on both camerasvsHDR photo only main camera
 162%100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 5 megapixelsvs(front) 2 megapixels
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 11 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)vsVGA (640x480 pixels)
 100%100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
Advantage+Sensors help you use the deviceAmbient LightvsNot supported
Advantage+Sensors help you use the deviceBarometervsNot supported
Advantage+Sensors help you use the deviceFingerprint (front-mounted)vsNot supported
Advantage+Sensors help you use the deviceHeart ratevsNot supported
Advantage+Sensors help you use the deviceSpO2vsNot supported
 15%15%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3000 mAhvs2600 mAh
Advantage+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz/5Ghz) is newer and faster802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
Advantage+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible deviceDLNAvsNot supported
Advantage+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securelyNFCvsNot supported
Advantage+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keysGorilla Glass 4vsNot supported

21 Common items in both devices

+More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos16 million
+The LED flash helps in dark places or in low lightLED flash
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take picturesOnly digital zoom
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focusAutofocus
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposuref/1.9 (aperture)
+The 4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A
+Better touchscreen. The capacitive screen is much more sensitiveCapacitive
+Better touch type. Multitouch allows to use more fingers at the same timeMultitouch
+Best output for headset3.5mm jack
+Sensors help you use the deviceAccelerometer
+Sensors help you use the deviceProximity
+Sensors help you use the deviceCompass
+Sensors help you use the deviceGyroscope
+Speakerphone is useful when you are driving and on other occasionsSpeakerphone
+The video calling allows to make calls with voice and videoVideo calling
+The vibration of the device aids in the use of several featuresVibrating alert
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call qualityActive noise cancellation
+It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your deviceA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
+Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster4.2 version A2DP
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USBMicroUSB 2.0 / MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
+Better sites viewing on the internetHTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ 13 COMMON ITEMS

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

Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy Express Prime 2 SM-J327ASamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A 32GB
BrandSamsungSamsung
ModelGalaxy Express Prime 2 SM-J327AGalaxy Note 5 SM-N920A 32GB
Also known asAT&T Galaxy Express Prime 2 J327A, Galaxy J3 2017AT&T Galaxy Note5 N920A, Samsung Noble
Country or region where it's soldUSAUSA
Release dateApril, 2017August, 2015
Depth8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Size (width x height)70.1 x 140.9 millimeters (2.76 x 5.55 in)76.1 x 153.2 millimeters (3 x 6.03 in)
Weight147 grams (5.15 ounces)171 grams (5.99 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy Express Prime 2 SM-J327ASamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A 32GB
Operating systemAndroid 7.0 NougatAndroid 5.1.1 Lollipop
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 7.0 Nougat
HardwareSamsung Galaxy Express Prime 2 SM-J327ASamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A 32GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Quad 7570 (14nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7420 (14nm)
CPU processor1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A57
1.5Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T720ARM Mali-T760 MP8
RAM memory1.5GB LPDDR34GB LPDDR4
Internal storage16GB (10GB user available)32GB (25GB user available)
UFS 2.0
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplaySamsung Galaxy Express Prime 2 SM-J327ASamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A 32GB
Display typeTFT LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size5" inches5.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~69.8% (screen-to-body ratio)~76.8% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1280 pixels1440x2560 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)294 PPI515 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 4
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy Express Prime 2 SM-J327ASamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A 32GB
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
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 850/1900UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4 700/850/1700/1800/1900/2600 (Bands 2,3,4,5,7,12)LTE Cat6 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,17,20)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps300/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy Express Prime 2 SM-J327ASamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A 32GB
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary camera / Back cameraSamsung Galaxy Express Prime 2 SM-J327ASamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A 32GB
Main camera5 megapixels16 megapixels
Main camera resolution2592x1944 pixels5312x2988 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered28mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.6" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo/video on both cameras
Front camera / Secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy Express Prime 2 SM-J327ASamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A 32GB
Front camera2 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution1600x1200 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)VGA (640x480 pixels)2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered22mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/4.1" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.34µm pixel
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy Express Prime 2 SM-J327ASamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A 32GB
RadioFM with RDSNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, MKV, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy Express Prime 2 SM-J327ASamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A 32GB
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy Express Prime 2 SM-J327ASamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A 32GB
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Heart rate
SpO2
Fingerprint (front-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Gold Platinum, Silver Titan
- S Pen stylus
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
- S-Voice natural language
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy Express Prime 2 SM-J327ASamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A 32GB
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Wireless charging (Qi/WPC)
Battery capacity2600 mAh3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time1140 minutes | 19 hours | 0.8 day1320 minutes | 22 hours | 0.9 day
Standby24480 minutes | 408 hours | 17 daysfeature not registered
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Samsung Galaxy Express Prime 2 SM-J327ASamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A 32GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered1.13 W/Kg (head) | 1.25 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered0.289 W/Kg (head) | 0.601 W/Kg (body)

©2012-2019
PhoneMore is the best phone comparison, smartphone comparison and full phone specifications.TOP