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Meizu MX3 16GB vs Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 16GB

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Meizu MX3 vs Alcatel A3 XL phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Meizu MX3 16GB
5.1"
TFT

1080x1800

8
MP

2.1mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Octa

2400
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Meizu MX3 X15Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 16GB
Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 16GB
6"
IPS

720x1280

8
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 16GB

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 Meizu MX3 16GB
MX3 16GBvsA3 XL 9008D 16GB
 35%35%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.6Ghz 32bit Octa-Corevs1.1Ghz 64bit Quad-Core
 9%9%
+More internal storage for applications and files
16GB (12GB user available)vs16GB (11GB user available)
 11%11%
+Lighter
143 grams (5.01 ounces)vs159 grams (5.57 ounces)
 111%100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x1800 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 68%68%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
412 PPIvs245 PPI
 20%20%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/2.0 (aperture)vsf/2.4 (aperture)
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Micro-B USB - MHLvsNot supported
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

15 Advantages Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 16GB
A3 XL 9008D 16GBvsMX3 16GB
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 64GB microSD, microSDHCvsNot supported
 10%10%
+Thinner
8.25 millimeters (0.32 inches)vs9.1 millimeters (0.36 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a TFT LCD IPS screen, which are brighter and more vivid
TFT LCD IPSvsTFT LCD
 18%18%
+Larger screen
6"vs5.1"
Advantage
+The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
LED flash on both camerasvsLED flash
 137%100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 5MPvs(front) 2.1MP
Advantage
+Android 7.0 Nougat is newer and safer
Android 7.0 NougatvsAndroid 4.4.2 KitKat
Advantage
+The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
4G LTEvs3G+ HSPA+
 6 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs(3G+ HSPA+) 21 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)vsNot supported
 25%25%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3000 mAhvs2400 mAh
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs4.0 version A2DP
Advantage
+Better sites viewing on the internet
HTML, XHTML, HTML5vsHTML, XHTML

21 Common items in both devices
2GB LPDDR3
16 million
(back) 8MP
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
HDR photo only main camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable) / Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging
802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) / 802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
MicroUSB 2.0 / MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresMeizu MX3 16GBAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 16GB
ModelMX3 16GBA3 XL 9008D 16GB
Also known asMeizu MX3 M055, Meizu MX3 M355, Meizu MX-3, Meizu MX 3Alcatel A3 XL 16GB Dual-sim, Alcatel 9008D
Country or region availablefeature not registeredVarious (International)
BrandMeizuAlcatel
Release dateSeptember, 2013March, 2017
Depth9.1 millimeters (0.36 inches)8.25 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Size (width x height)71.9 x 139 millimeters (2.83 x 5.47 in)82.5 x 165 millimeters (3.25 x 6.5 in)
Weight143 grams (5.01 ounces)159 grams (5.57 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)Meizu MX3 16GBAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 16GB
Operating systemAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 7.0 Nougat
Firmware updateAndroid 4.4.2 KitKatfeature not registered
HardwareMeizu MX3 16GBAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 16GB
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Samsung Exynos 5 Octa 5410 (28nm)64bit - MediaTek MT8735B (28nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.6Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A15
1.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A7
1.1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR SGX544 MP3ARM Mali-T720 MP2
RAM memory2GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (12GB user available)16GB (11GB user available)
External storageNot supportedUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayMeizu MX3 16GBAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 16GB
Display typeTFT LCDTFT LCD IPS
Screen size5.1" inches6" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~74.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~72.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 5-points
Display resolution1080x1800 pixels720x1280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)412 PPI245 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Not supported
Mobile networks and dataMeizu MX3 16GBAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 16GB
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandTri-Band 850/900/1800Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800, M355: 900/1800GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/2100, M355: TD-SCDMA2000, TD-SCDMA1900UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkNot supportedLTE Cat4 (Bands 1,3,7,8,20,28)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload21/5.76 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingMeizu MX3 16GBAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 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 cameraMeizu MX3 16GBAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 16GB
Main camera8 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash on both cameras
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.4 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
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 only main camera
Front / secondary cameraMeizu MX3 16GBAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 16GB
Front camera2.1 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution1920x1080 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)HD (1280x720 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedLED
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaMeizu MX3 16GBAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 16GB
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesMeizu MX3 16GBAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 16GB
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputMicro-B USB - MHLNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsMeizu MX3 16GBAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 16GB
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTMLHTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, White
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Flyme OS 3.0 UI
- Sony IMX179 sensor camera
- Chinese and English languages
- WiFi direct
- Colors: Gray/Silver, White/Silver, White/Blue, White/Fuchsia, White/Yellow, Gold
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyMeizu MX3 16GBAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 16GB
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity2400 mAh3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered5V/1A=5W
Talk time840 minutes | 14 hours | 0.6 dayfeature not registered
Standby23580 minutes | 393 hours | 16.4 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Meizu MX3 16GBAlcatel A3 XL 9008D 16GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered