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OnePlus Nord (128GB) vs Samsung Galaxy A13 (SM-A137F/DSN 128GB)

Side by side comparison between OnePlus Nord vs Samsung Galaxy A13 phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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OnePlus Nord (128GB)
6.44"
AMOLED

1080x2400

48
MP

32mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4115
mAh

(Non removable)

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06PointsSamsung Galaxy A13 (SM-A137F/DSN 128GB)Compare OnePlus Nord X
Samsung Galaxy A13 (SM-A137F/DSN 128GB)
6.6"
PLS

1080x2408

50
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? OnePlus Nord (128GB)

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Nord (128GB)23 Advantages OnePlus Nord (128GB)vsGalaxy A13 (SM-A137F/DSN 128GB)6 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A13 (SM-A137F/DSN 128GB)
+2.4GHz 64bit Octa-Core27%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2GHz 64bit Octa-Core
+8GB LPDDR4X100%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs4GB LPDDR4X
+UFS 2.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
vseMMC 5.1
+184 grams (6.44 ounces)6%
Lighter
vs195 grams (6.83 ounces)
+8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)7%
Thinner
vs8.8 millimeters (0.35 inches)
+Fluid AMOLEDAdvantage
Fluid AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT PLS
+HDR10+Advantage
The HDR10+ display provides vibrant colors and more details
vsNot supported
+90Hz50%
The display reproduces more frames per second because the frequency (Hertz) is higher, improves fluidity and tires your eyes less.
vs60Hz
+409 PPI2%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs400 PPI
+(quad camera) 48MP + 8MP + 5MP + 2MP7%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(quad camera) 50MP + 5MP + 2MP + 2MP
+Dual-LED flashAdvantage
The Dual-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
vsEIS: Digital stabilization
+(dual front camera) 32MP + 8MP4 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 8MP
+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsFull HD (1920x1080)
+(front) 4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
vs(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
+5G SA/NSAAdvantage
The 5G SA/NSA network is newer and faster
vs4G+ LTE-A
+(5G SA/NSA) 2000 Mbps6 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps
+Ambient Light sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsVirtual ambient light sensor
+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Proximity sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsVirtual proximity sensor
+30W100%
More power (watts) to charge the battery faster. Sometimes, the charger that comes with the device doesn't have the same power supported by the device. Check before you buy it.
vs15W
+5.1 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.1 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
vs5.0 + A2DP/LE
+Gorilla Glass 5Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
vsNot supported
Not supportedvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
1080x2400 pixelsvs+1080x2408 pixels1%
Higher resolution screen
6.44"vs+6.6"2%
Larger screen
Android 11vs+Android 12Advantage
Android 12 is newer and safer
4115 mAhvs+5000 mAh22%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Type-C reversible connectorvs+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores

26 Common items in both devices
128GB (106GB available) / 128GB (105GB available)
Plastic body, glass front/back / Plastic body, glass front
16 million
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
BSI sensor
HDR photo on both cameras
+19 specs and more in the table below

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📱 Model features

OnePlus Nord (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A13 (SM-A137F/DSN 128GB)
ModelNord (128GB)Galaxy A13 (SM-A137F/DSN 128GB)
Other model namesOnePlus NORD 5G AC2001 (128GB + 8GB RAM), OnePlus ZGalaxy A13 4G SM-A137F/Dual-SIM NFC
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Europe)
(Europe)
BrandOnePlusSamsung
Release date8/4/2020, Announced: 7/21/20206/1/2022
Depth8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)8.8 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)73.3 x 158.3 millimeters (2.89 x 6.23 in)76.4 x 165.1 millimeters (3.01 x 6.5 in)
Weight184 grams (6.44 ounces)195 grams (6.83 ounces)
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass front/backPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported

🤖 Operating System

OnePlus Nord (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A13 (SM-A137F/DSN 128GB)
System versionAndroid 10Android 12
Firmware updateAndroid 11feature not registered
User InterfaceOxygenOS 11One UI 4.1

⚙️ Processor

OnePlus Nord (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A13 (SM-A137F/DSN 128GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G (SM7250-AB) (7nm)64bit - MediaTek Helio G80 (MT6769V/CU) (12nm)
CPUOcta-Core, 3 processors:
2.4GHz Single-Core Kryo 475 Prime
2.2GHz Single-Core Kryo 475 Gold
1.8GHz Hexa-Core Kryo 475 Silver
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2GHz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A75
1.8GHz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A55
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 620 (625MHz)ARM Mali-G52 MC2 (950MHz)
Performance (benchmark)AnTuTu: 315641 (v8)
Geekbench: 7844 (v4.4), 1953 (v5.1)
GFXBench: 19fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)
feature not registered

💽 Memory and storage

OnePlus Nord (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A13 (SM-A137F/DSN 128GB)
RAM memory8GB LPDDR4X4GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (106GB available)
UFS 2.1
128GB (105GB available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)

📲 Display

OnePlus Nord (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A13 (SM-A137F/DSN 128GB)
Display typeFluid AMOLEDTFT PLS
Screen size6.44" inches6.6" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~86.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~83.2% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x2400 pixels (20:9)1080x2408 pixels (20:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)409 PPI400 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Not supported
Refresh rate90Hz60Hz
Display featuresHDR10+Not supported

📶 Mobile networks

OnePlus Nord (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A13 (SM-A137F/DSN 128GB)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim cardDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload2000/1024 Mbps300/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G, 5G2G, 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 800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat18
VoLTE
Europe version:
LTE (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26, 28, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
India version:
LTE (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26)
TD-LTE (38, 39, 40, 41, 46)
LTE Cat7 (1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkEurope:
SA/NSA (1, 3, 7, 28, 78)
India:
SA/NSA (78)
Not supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSAGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkUMTS 800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/2100
Secondary 4G networkLTE Cat18
VoLTE
Europe version:
LTE (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26, 28, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
India version:
LTE (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26)
TD-LTE (38, 39, 40, 41, 46)
LTE Cat7 (1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A

📷 Camera

OnePlus Nord (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A13 (SM-A137F/DSN 128GB)
Back camera (main camera)(quad camera)
48 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.3119˚
5MP depthf/2.4
2MP macrof/2.4
(quad camera)
50 megapixels
5MP ultrawidef/2.2123°1/5"1.12µm
2MP macrof/2.4
2MP depthf/2.4
Main camera resolution8000x6000 pixels8160x6120 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashDual-LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/2" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size0.8µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Camera extras1080p@240fps
Sony IMX586 sensor
Sony IMX616 sensor
feature not registered

📸 Front camera

OnePlus Nord (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A13 (SM-A137F/DSN 128GB)
Front camera (secondary)(dual front camera)
32 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.5105˚1/4"1.12µm
8 megapixels
Front camera resolution6528x4896 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)4K UHD (3840x2160)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.5 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.8" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size0.8µm pixelfeature not registered

🔉 Sound and multimedia

OnePlus Nord (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A13 (SM-A137F/DSN 128GB)
LoudspeakerMono sound (not stereo)Mono sound (not stereo)
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC

🔌 Connectivity

OnePlus Nord (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A13 (SM-A137F/DSN 128GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Audio outputType-C reversible connector3.5mm jack
TV outputNot supportedUSB Type-C (reversible)
Bluetooth5.1 + A2DP/LE5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNANot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, SBAS, NavICA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
NFCSupportedSupported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

OnePlus Nord (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A13 (SM-A137F/DSN 128GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Gyroscope
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Virtual ambient light sensor
Virtual proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

OnePlus Nord (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A13 (SM-A137F/DSN 128GB)
Battery typeLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity4115 mAh5000 mAh
Charger, watts30W (5V/6A) Fast battery charging15W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered36 hours (1.5 days)
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered

➕ Other features

OnePlus Nord (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A13 (SM-A137F/DSN 128GB)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous- Colors: Blue Marble, Gray Onyx- Colors: Black, White, Blue, Peach

☢️ Radiation rate

OnePlus Nord (128GB)Samsung Galaxy A13 (SM-A137F/DSN 128GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.353W/kg (head), 1.224W/kg (body)
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