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Meizu MX5 (16GB) vs Samsung Galaxy J7 2018 (SM-J737U 16GB)

Side by side comparison between Meizu MX5 vs Samsung Galaxy J7 (2018) phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Meizu MX5 (16GB)
5.5"
AMOLED

1080x1920

20.7
MP

5mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3150
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
09PointsSamsung Galaxy J7 2018 (SM-J737U 16GB)Compare Meizu MX5 X
Samsung Galaxy J7 2018 (SM-J737U 16GB)
5.5"
TFT

720x1280

8
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3300
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Meizu MX5 (16GB)

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!

MX5 (16GB)12 Advantages Meizu MX5 (16GB)vsGalaxy J7 2018 (SM-J737U 16GB)9 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J7 2018 (SM-J737U 16GB)
+2.2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core25%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1.6Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
+3GB LPDDR350%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs2GB LPDDR3
+149 grams (5.22 ounces)21%
Lighter
vs181 grams (6.34 ounces)
+7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)13%
Thinner
vs8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
+AMOLEDAdvantage
AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT LCD
+1080x1920 pixels125%
Higher resolution screen
vs720x1280 pixels
+401 PPI50%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs267 PPI
+(back) 20.7MP159%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 8MP
+Dual-LED flashAdvantage
The Dual-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsFull HD (1920x1080)
+Fingerprint sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+2 slots (Dual-SIM)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
vs1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
Not supportedvs+Until 512GB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
HDR photo only main cameravs+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
f/2.2 (aperture)vs+f/1.7 (aperture)29%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
Android 5.0.1 Lollipopvs+Android 9.0 PieAdvantage
Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps100%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
3150 mAhvs+3300 mAh5%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4.1 + A2DPvs+4.2 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.2 + A2DP is newer and faster

27 Common items in both devices
16GB (10GB available)
16 million
5.5"
Only digital zoom
LDAF: laser detection autofocus / Autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
(front) 5MP
+20 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresMeizu MX5 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy J7 2018 (SM-J737U 16GB)
ModelMX5 (16GB)Galaxy J7 2018 (SM-J737U 16GB)
Other model namesMeizu MX5 Dual Sim M575U, Meizu MX5 M575MGalaxy J7 2018 (Unlocked) SM-J737UZKAXAA
Country or region available(Global, International)China
(Global, International), China
USA
USA
BrandMeizuSamsung
Release dateAugust, 2015July, 2018
Depth7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Size (width x height)74.7 x 149.9 millimeters (2.94 x 5.9 in)76.2 x 153.2 millimeters (3 x 6.03 in)
Weight149 grams (5.22 ounces)181 grams (6.34 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)Meizu MX5 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy J7 2018 (SM-J737U 16GB)
Operating systemAndroid 5.0.1 LollipopAndroid 8.0 Oreo
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 9.0 Pie
HardwareMeizu MX5 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy J7 2018 (SM-J737U 16GB)
Chipset64bit - MediaTek MT6795T Helio X10 (28nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870 (14nm)
CPU processor2.2Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A531.6Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR G6200 MP4 700MhzARM Mali-T830 MP1 700Mhz
RAM memory3GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (10GB available)16GB (10GB available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 512GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayMeizu MX5 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy J7 2018 (SM-J737U 16GB)
Display typeAMOLEDTFT LCD
Screen size5.5" inches5.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~74.5% (screen-to-body ratio)~71.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels720x1280 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)401 PPI267 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 5
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksMeizu MX5 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy J7 2018 (SM-J737U 16GB)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim cardNot supported
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps300/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandTri-Band 900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkM575U model:
UMTS 2100

M575M model:
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4

M575U:
LTE 1800/2100 (Bands 1,3)

M575M model:
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,39,40,41)
LTE Cat6 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 66)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
CallingMeizu MX5 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy J7 2018 (SM-J737U 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, Voice commands
CameraMeizu MX5 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy J7 2018 (SM-J737U 16GB)
Back camera (main camera)20.7 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution5248x3936 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashDual-LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.3" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.2µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusLDAF: laser detection autofocusAutofocus
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 on both cameras
2ª cameraMeizu MX5 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy J7 2018 (SM-J737U 16GB)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution2592x1944 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaMeizu MX5 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy J7 2018 (SM-J737U 16GB)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263MP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityMeizu MX5 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy J7 2018 (SM-J737U 16GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.1 + A2DP4.2 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portSupportedNot supported
Other functionsMeizu MX5 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy J7 2018 (SM-J737U 16GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Fingerprint sensor
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Face unlock
ANT+
Other features- Colors: Black, Gray, White, Gold
- Flyme OS 4.5 UI
- Fast battery charging: 60% in 40min
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Gold
- One UI
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyMeizu MX5 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy J7 2018 (SM-J737U 16GB)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity3150 mAh3300 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered1860 minutes | 31 hours | 1.3 days
Standbyfeature not registered46080 minutes | 768 hours | 32 days
Radiation rateMeizu MX5 (16GB)Samsung Galaxy J7 2018 (SM-J737U 16GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered1.36W/kg (head) | 1.58W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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