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Lenovo A5 32GB vs Samsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260M/DS 16GB

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Lenovo A5 vs Samsung Galaxy J2 Core phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Lenovo A5 32GB
5.45"
IPS

720x1440

13
MP

8mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Quad

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Lenovo A5 X06Samsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260M/DS 16GB
Samsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260M/DS 16GB
5"
PLS

540x960

8
MP

5mp

1GB
RAM

64bit Quad

2600
mAh

(Removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Lenovo A5 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! Comment!


12 Advantages Lenovo A5 32GB
A5 32GBvsGalaxy J2 Core SM-J260M/DS 16GB
 2 times100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
3GB LPDDR3vs1GB LPDDR3
 83%83%
+More internal storage for applications and files
32GB (22GB user available)vs16GB (12GB user available)
Advantage
+This device has a TFT LCD IPS screen, which are brighter and more vivid
TFT LCD IPSvsTFT PLS
 100%100%
+Higher resolution screen
720x1440 pixelsvs540x960 pixels
 34%34%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
295 PPIvs220 PPI
 9%9%
+Larger screen
5.45"vs5"
 60%60%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 13MPvs(back) 8MP
 63%63%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 8MPvs(front) 5MP
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Ambient LightvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
FingerprintvsNot supported
 54%54%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4000 mAhvs2600 mAh
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)

06 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260M/DS 16GB
Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260M/DS 16GBvsA5 32GB
 3%3%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.4Ghz 64bit Quad-Corevs1.5Ghz 64bit Quad-Core
 4%4%
+Lighter
154 grams (5.39 ounces)vs160 grams (5.6 ounces)
 10%10%
+Thinner
8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)vs9.8 millimeters (0.39 inches)
 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
+Removable battery can be replaced easily
Li-Ion (Removable)vsLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)

24 Common items in both devices
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo only main camera
f/2.2 (aperture)
4G LTE
150 Mbps
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
2 slots Dual-SIM
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
4.2 version A2DP
MicroUSB 2.0 / MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresLenovo A5 32GBSamsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260M/DS 16GB
ModelA5 32GBGalaxy J2 Core SM-J260M/DS 16GB
Also known as联想A5 3GB RAM, Lenovo A5 Dual-simGalaxy J2 Core (Android Go) SM-J260M/Dual-sim
Country or region availableChinaBrazilUruguay
BrandLenovoSamsung
Release dateJune, 2018August, 2018
Depth9.8 millimeters (0.39 inches)8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)70.86 x 146.2 millimeters (2.79 x 5.76 in)72.1 x 143.4 millimeters (2.84 x 5.65 in)
Weight160 grams (5.6 ounces)154 grams (5.39 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredPlastic body, front glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Lenovo A5 32GBSamsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260M/DS 16GB
Operating systemAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 8.1 Oreo
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareLenovo A5 32GBSamsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260M/DS 16GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - MediaTek MT6739 (28nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Quad 7570 (14nm)
CPU processor1.5Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A531.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR GE8100 570MhzARM Mali-T720 MP2
RAM memory3GB LPDDR31GB LPDDR3
Internal storage32GB (22GB user available)16GB (12GB user available)
eMMC 5.0
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayLenovo A5 32GBSamsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260M/DS 16GB
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT PLS
Screen size5.45" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~74% (screen-to-body ratio)~66.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1440 pixels540x960 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)295 PPI220 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Mobile networks and dataLenovo A5 32GBSamsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260M/DS 16GB
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Dual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4 (Bands 1,3,5,8)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,39,40,41)
LTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 28)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingLenovo A5 32GBSamsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260M/DS 16GB
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 cameraLenovo A5 32GBSamsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260M/DS 16GB
Main camera13 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)HD (1280x720 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
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 cameraLenovo A5 32GBSamsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260M/DS 16GB
Front camera8 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaLenovo A5 32GBSamsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260M/DS 16GB
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesLenovo A5 32GBSamsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260M/DS 16GB
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/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsLenovo A5 32GBSamsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260M/DS 16GB
Active noise cancellationNot supportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Fingerprint
Accelerometer
Proximity
Other features- Colors: Black, Gold, Rose Gold
- Plastic body
- ZUI 3.9
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Silver, Gold
- Android Go edition
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyLenovo A5 32GBSamsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260M/DS 16GB
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity4000 mAh2600 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk timefeature not registered1080 minutes | 18 hours | 0.8 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Lenovo A5 32GBSamsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260M/DS 16GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered0.61 W/Kg (head) | 0.61 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered