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Huawei Y6II Compact LYO-L01 vs Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520S

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Huawei Y6II Compact vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) X02Huawei Y6II Compact LYO-L01
Huawei Y6II Compact LYO-L01
5"
IPS

720x1280

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Quad

2200
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Huawei Y6II Compact X25Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520S
Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520S
5.2"
AMOLED

1080x1920

16
MP

16mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520S

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!


02 Advantages Huawei Y6II Compact LYO-L01
Y6II Compact LYO-L01vsGalaxy A5 2017 SM-A520S
 12%12%
+Lighter
140 grams (4.9 ounces)vs157 grams (5.5 ounces)
Advantage
+The Dual LED on main camera and LED on front camera helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED on main camera and LED on front cameravsLED flash

25 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520S
Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520SvsY6II Compact LYO-L01
 158%100%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.9Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1Ghz 64bit Quad-Core
 50%50%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
3GB LPDDR4vs2GB LPDDR3
 120%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
32GB (22GB user available)vs16GB (10GB user available)
 100%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 128GB microSD, microSDHC
 14%14%
+Thinner
7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS
 125%100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x1920 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 44%44%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
424 PPIvs294 PPI
 4%4%
+Larger screen
5.2"vs5"
 25%25%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 16MPvs(back) 13MP
 5%5%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.9 (aperture)vsf/2.0 (aperture)
 2 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 16MPvs(front) 5MP
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 8.0 Oreo is newer and safer
Android 8.0 OreovsAndroid 5.1.1 Lollipop
 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 device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
FingerprintvsNot supported
 36%36%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3000 mAhvs2200 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 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs4.0 version A2DP
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 3vsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Waterproof (IPxx certified)vsNot supported

22 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo only main camera
4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable) / Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
MicroUSB 2.0 / USB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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

Model and physical featuresHuawei Y6II Compact LYO-L01Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520S
ModelY6II Compact LYO-L01Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520S
Also known asHuawei Y6II Compact Single-Sim, Huawei LyonSK Telecom Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520S
Country or region availableEuropeSouth Korea
BrandHuaweiSamsung
Release dateNovember, 2016January, 2017
Depth9 millimeters (0.35 inches)7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)72.5 x 144.2 millimeters (2.85 x 5.68 in)71.4 x 146.1 millimeters (2.81 x 5.75 in)
Weight140 grams (4.9 ounces)157 grams (5.5 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWaterproof (IPxx certified)
Operating system (OS)Huawei Y6II Compact LYO-L01Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520S
Operating systemAndroid 5.1.1 LollipopAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 8.0 Oreo
HardwareHuawei Y6II Compact LYO-L01Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520S
Architecture - Chipset64bit - MediaTek MT6735P (28nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7880 (14nm)
CPU processor1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A531.9Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T720 MP2 400MhzARM Mali-T830 MP3
RAM memory2GB LPDDR33GB LPDDR4
Internal storage16GB (10GB user available)32GB (22GB user available)
External storageUntil 128GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayHuawei Y6II Compact LYO-L01Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520S
Display typeTFT LCD IPSSuper AMOLED
Screen size5" inches5.2" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~65.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~71.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1280 pixels1080x1920 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)294 PPI424 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataHuawei Y6II Compact LYO-L01Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520S
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Tri-Band 900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 900/2100UMTS 850/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4 800/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,7,8,20)LTE 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 data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, 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 callingHuawei Y6II Compact LYO-L01Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520S
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraHuawei Y6II Compact LYO-L01Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520S
Main camera13 megapixels16 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (primary)HD (1280x720 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED on main camera and LED on front cameraLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length28mm lens27mm 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
Front / secondary cameraHuawei Y6II Compact LYO-L01Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520S
Front camera5 megapixels16 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashLEDNot 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
MultimediaHuawei Y6II Compact LYO-L01Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520S
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesHuawei Y6II Compact LYO-L01Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520S
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
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, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsHuawei Y6II Compact LYO-L01Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520S
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall effect
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Gold
- Emotion UI 3.1
- VoLTE
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Black, Gold, Blue, Pink
- Metal body
- Gorilla Glass on the back
- Samsung Grace UX
- Fast battery charging
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- IP68 certified: dust proof and water resistant over 1.5meter and 30min
Power supply and autonomyHuawei Y6II Compact LYO-L01Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520S
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity2200 mAh3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk timefeature not registered960 minutes | 16 hours | 0.7 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Huawei Y6II Compact LYO-L01Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520S
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered0.337 W/Kg (head) | 0.987 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered