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Microsoft Kin One vs Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310Y)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Microsoft Kin One vs Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016) phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Microsoft Kin One
2.6"
TFT

320x240

5
MP

256MB
RAM

32bit Single

1240
mAh

(Removable)

vs
26PointsSamsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310Y)Compare Microsoft Kin One X
Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310Y)
4.7"
AMOLED

720x1280

13
MP

5mp

1.5GB
RAM

64bit Quad

2300
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310Y)

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!

Kin One2 Advantages Microsoft Kin OnevsGalaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310Y)26 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310Y)
+110 grams (3.85 ounces)20%
Lighter
vs132 grams (4.62 ounces)
+Li-Ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
vsLi-Ion (Non removable)
600Mhz 32bit Single-Corevs+1.5Ghz 64bit Quad-Core3 times
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
256MB LPDDRvs+1.5GB LPDDR35 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
4GBvs+16GB (10GB user free)150%
More internal storage for applications and files
Not supportedvs+Until 256GB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
19.1 millimeters (0.75 inches)vs+7.3 millimeters (0.29 inches)162%
Thinner
TFT LCDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
320x240 pixelsvs+720x1280 pixels11 times
Higher resolution screen
154 PPIvs+312 PPI103%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
2.6"vs+4.7"81%
Larger screen
(back) 5MPvs+(back) 13MP154%
Higher resolution main camera
Not supportedvs+HDR photo only main cameraAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
Not supportedvs+(front) 5MPAdvantage
With a secondary camera is easier to take selfies
VGA (640x480)vs+Full HD (1920x1080)6 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
10 appsvs+2500000 apps (Google Play Store)249999 times
More apps available to download and use
3G HSUPAvs+4G LTEAdvantage
The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
(3G HSUPA) 7.2 Mbpsvs+(4G LTE) 150 Mbps20 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
1240 mAhvs+2300 mAh85%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+Video callingAdvantage
The video calling allows to make calls with voice and video
Not supportedvs+Active noise cancellationAdvantage
Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
802.11 b/g (2.4Ghz)vs+802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)Advantage
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz) is newer and faster
2.1 version A2DPvs+4.1 version A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.1 version A2DP is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
WAP, HTMLvs+HTML, XHTML, HTML5Advantage
Better sites viewing on the internet
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 4Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys

15 Common items in both devices
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
+8 specs and more in the table below

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

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Physical featuresMicrosoft Kin OneSamsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310Y)
ModelKin OneGalaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310Y)
Other model namesMicrosoft Kin ONE GSMGalaxy A3 SM-A310Y (Single-Sim), Galaxy A3-6
Country or region availablefeature not registeredAustraliaNew Zealand
Australia, New Zealand
BrandMicrosoftSamsung
Release dateMay, 2010January, 2016
Depth19.1 millimeters (0.75 inches)7.3 millimeters (0.29 inches)
Size (width x height)63.5 x 82.6 millimeters (2.5 x 3.25 in)65.2 x 134.5 millimeters (2.57 x 5.3 in)
Weight110 grams (3.85 ounces)132 grams (4.62 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardRetractable QWERTY keyboardNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Microsoft Kin OneSamsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310Y)
Operating systemProprietary OSAndroid 5.1.1 Lollipop
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 7.0 Nougat
HardwareMicrosoft Kin OneSamsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310Y)
Chipset32bit - NVIDIA Tegra64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Quad 7578 (28nm)
CPU processor600Mhz Single-Core ARM 111.5Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerfeature not registeredARM Mali-T720 MP2 600Mhz
RAM memory256MB LPDDR1.5GB LPDDR3
Internal storage4GB16GB (10GB user free)
eMMC 4.5
External storageNot supportedUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayMicrosoft Kin OneSamsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310Y)
Display typeTFT LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size2.6" inches4.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~39.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~69.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution320x240 pixels720x1280 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)154 PPI312 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 4
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksMicrosoft Kin OneSamsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310Y)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload7.2/2 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
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 900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 40)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPAGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingMicrosoft Kin OneSamsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310Y)
MessagingSMS, MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingNot supportedSupported
Call controlVoice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraMicrosoft Kin OneSamsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310Y)
Back camera (main camera)5 megapixels13 megapixels
Main camera resolution2592x1944 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)VGA (640x480) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
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
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusNot supportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRNot supportedHDR photo only main camera
2ª cameraMicrosoft Kin OneSamsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310Y)
Front camera (secondary)Not supported5 megapixels
Front camera resolutionNot supported2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Not supportedFull HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot 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
MultimediaMicrosoft Kin OneSamsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310Y)
RadioFM with RDSFM with RDS
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityMicrosoft Kin OneSamsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310Y)
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth2.1 version A2DP4.1 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g (2.4Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsMicrosoft Kin OneSamsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310Y)
Active noise cancellationNot supportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserWAP, HTMLHTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerYes / NoNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
ANT+
Other features- Colors: Black
- MS Office viewer
- Facebook, Twitter
- Colors: Black, White, Gold, Pink
- Samsung TouchWiz UX
- Gorilla Glass on the back
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyMicrosoft Kin OneSamsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310Y)
BatteryLi-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
5V/1.55A=7.75W
Battery capacity1240 mAh2300 mAh
Charger, watts• Standard charging• Standard charging
Talk time autonomy300 minutes | 5 hours | 0.2 day840 minutes | 14 hours | 0.6 day
Standby12000 minutes | 200 hours | 8.3 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateMicrosoft Kin OneSamsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310Y)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered1.31W/kg (head) | 1.27W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.621W/kg (head) | 0.524W/kg (body)
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