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Nokia Asha 306 vs Alcatel A50 (5085O)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Nokia Asha 306 vs Alcatel A50 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Nokia Asha 306
3"
TFT

240x400

2
MP

32MB
RAM

32bit Single

1110
mAh

(Removable)

vs
Alcatel A50 (5085O)
5.2"
IPS

720x1280

8
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

2800
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Alcatel A50 (5085O)

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Asha 3062 Advantages Nokia Asha 306vsA50 (5085O)27 Advantages Alcatel A50 (5085O)
+96 grams (3.36 ounces)52%
Lighter
vs146 grams (5.11 ounces)
+Li-Ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
vsLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
32MB SDRAMvs+2GB LPDDR363 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
64MB (10MB user free)vs+16GB (10GB user free)1023 times
More internal storage for applications and files
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHCvs+Until 128GB microSD, microSDXC3 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
12.8 millimeters (0.5 inches)vs+7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)66%
Thinner
TFT LCDvs+TFT LCD IPSAdvantage
This device has a TFT LCD IPS screen, which are brighter and more vivid
65 thousandvs+16 million245 times
More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
240x400 pixelsvs+720x1280 pixels9 times
Higher resolution screen
155 PPIvs+282 PPI82%
Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
3"vs+5.2"73%
Larger screen
(back) 2MPvs+(back) 8MP3 times
Higher resolution main camera
Not supportedvs+Dual LED on main camera and LED on front cameraAdvantage
The Dual LED on main camera and LED on front camera helps in dark places or in low light
Not supportedvs+AutofocusAdvantage
You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
Not supportedvs+(front) 5MPAdvantage
With a secondary camera is easier to take selfies
QCIF (176x144)vs+Full HD (1920x1080)81 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
1000 apps (Nokia Store)vs+2500000 apps (Google Play Store)2499 times
More apps available to download and use
2G EDGEvs+4G LTEAdvantage
The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
(2G EDGE) 0.236 Mbpsvs+(4G LTE) 150 Mbps635 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Resistivevs+CapacitiveAdvantage
Better touchscreen. The capacitive screen is much more sensitive
Not supportedvs+ProximityAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Ambient LightAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
1110 mAhvs+2800 mAh152%
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+A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSAdvantage
It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your device
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+4.2 version A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+Dragontrail GlassAdvantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys

8 Common items in both devices
Only digital zoom
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Speakerphone
Vibrating alert
FM with RDS / FM
+ 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 featuresNokia Asha 306Alcatel A50 (5085O)
ModelAsha 306A50 (5085O)
Other model namesNokia Asha 306 Full TouchAlcatel A5 LED 16GB, TCL 5085o, OT-5085o
Country or region availablefeature not registeredUSA
USA
BrandNokiaAlcatel
Release dateJuly, 2012June, 2017
Depth12.8 millimeters (0.5 inches)7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Size (width x height)53.8 x 110.3 millimeters (2.12 x 4.34 in)72.1 x 146 millimeters (2.84 x 5.75 in)
Weight96 grams (3.36 ounces)146 grams (5.11 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Nokia Asha 306Alcatel A50 (5085O)
Operating systemNokia Series OS S40 Platform 2.0Android 7.0 Nougat
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareNokia Asha 306Alcatel A50 (5085O)
Chipset32bit64bit - MediaTek MT6753 (28nm)
CPU processorSingle-CoreOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.3Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.3Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerfeature not registeredARM Mali-T720 MP3 450Mhz
RAM memory32MB SDRAM2GB LPDDR3
Internal storage64MB (10MB user free)16GB (10GB user free)
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
Until 128GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayNokia Asha 306Alcatel A50 (5085O)
Display typeTFT LCDTFT LCD IPS
Screen size3" inches5.2" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~43.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~70.8% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenResistive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 5-points
Display resolution240x400 pixels720x1280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)155 PPI282 PPI
Colors65 thousand16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedDragontrail Glass
Mobile networksNokia Asha 306Alcatel A50 (5085O)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload0.236 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G2G, 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 networkNot supportedUMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat4 700/850/1700/1900/2600 (Bands 2,4,5,7,12)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingNokia Asha 306Alcatel A50 (5085O)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingNot supportedSupported
Call controlVoice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraNokia Asha 306Alcatel A50 (5085O)
Back camera (main camera)2 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution1600x1200 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)QCIF (176x144) 10 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashNot supportedDual LED on main camera and LED on front camera
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusNot supportedAutofocus
Touch focusfeature not registeredSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionfeature not registeredFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorfeature not registeredNot supported
HDRfeature not registeredHDR photo only main camera
2ª cameraNokia Asha 306Alcatel A50 (5085O)
Front camera (secondary)Not supported5 megapixels
Front camera resolutionNot supported2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Not supportedHD (1280x720)
Front flashNot supportedLED
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaNokia Asha 306Alcatel A50 (5085O)
RadioFM with RDSFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, AACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityNokia Asha 306Alcatel A50 (5085O)
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth2.1 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g (2.4Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNAfeature not registeredNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSNot supportedA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portfeature not registeredNot supported
Other functionsNokia Asha 306Alcatel A50 (5085O)
Active noise cancellationfeature not registeredNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserfeature not registeredHTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerYes / NoNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Other features- Colors: Silver White, Red, Mid Blue, Dark Grey
- 2GB microSD included
- Containing up to 60% recycled materials
- Colors: Gray
- LED back cover
- 13MP interpolated back camera
- 8MP interpolated front camera
- HAC M4/T3
- VoLTE
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Optional: LightUp SNAPBAK, Power SNAPBAK, Sound SNAPBAK
Power supplyNokia Asha 306Alcatel A50 (5085O)
BatteryLi-Ion (Removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity1110 mAh2800 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)BL-4Ufeature not registered
Talk time autonomy840 minutes | 14 hours | 0.6 day780 minutes | 13 hours | 0.5 day
Standby36000 minutes | 600 hours | 25 days27000 minutes | 450 hours | 18.8 days
Radiation rateNokia Asha 306Alcatel A50 (5085O)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered