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Realme 8 5G (128GB/4GB) vs Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310M/DS)

Side by side comparison between Realme 8 5G vs Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016) phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Realme 8 5G (128GB/4GB)
6.5"
IPS

1080x2400

48
MP

16mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

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06PointsSamsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310M/DS)Compare Realme 8 5G X
Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310M/DS)
4.7"
AMOLED

720x1280

13
MP

5mp

1.5GB
RAM

64bit Quad

2300
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Realme 8 5G (128GB/4GB)

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!

8 5G (128GB/4GB)24 Advantages Realme 8 5G (128GB/4GB)vsGalaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310M/DS)6 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310M/DS)
+2.2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core90%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1.5Ghz 64bit Quad-Core
+4GB LPDDR4X167%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs1.5GB LPDDR3
+128GB (106GB available)10 times
More internal storage for applications and files
vs16GB (10GB available)
+UFS 2.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
vseMMC 4.5
+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC3 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
+1080x2400 pixels181%
Higher resolution screen
vs720x1280 pixels
+405 PPI30%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs312 PPI
+6.5"38%
Larger screen
vs4.7"
+(back) 48MP3 times
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 13MP
+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsHDR photo only main camera
+f/1.8 (aperture)6%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/1.9 (aperture)
+(front) 16MP2 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 5MP
+Android 11Advantage
Android 11 is newer and safer
vsAndroid 7.0 Nougat
+5G SA/NSAAdvantage
The 5G SA/NSA network is newer and faster
vs4G LTE
+(5G SA/NSA) 2000 Mbps12 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+5000 mAh117%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs2300 mAh
+18W132%
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.
vs7.75W
+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
More SIM card slots. You can choose more carriers.
vs2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
+5.1 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.1 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
vs4.1 + A2DP
+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
vsMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
185 grams (6.48 ounces)vs+132 grams (4.62 ounces)40%
Lighter
8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs+7.3 millimeters (0.29 inches)16%
Thinner
Plastic body, glass frontvs+Aluminum frame, glass front/backAdvantage
More resistant material
TFT IPS LCDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
Not supportedvs+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 4Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys

24 Common items in both devices
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / Autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
Full HD (1920x1080)
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
+17 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresRealme 8 5G (128GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310M/DS)
Model8 5G (128GB/4GB)Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310M/DS)
Other model namesRealme 8 5G (128GB + 4GB RAM)Galaxy A3 Duos SM-A310M/Dual-Sim
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Latin America)Brazil
(Latin America), Brazil
BrandRealmeSamsung
Release dateApril, 2021January, 2016
Depth8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)7.3 millimeters (0.29 inches)
Size (width x height)74.8 x 162.5 millimeters (2.94 x 6.4 in)65.2 x 134.5 millimeters (2.57 x 5.3 in)
Weight185 grams (6.48 ounces)132 grams (4.62 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Realme 8 5G (128GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310M/DS)
Operating systemAndroid 11Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 7.0 Nougat
HardwareRealme 8 5G (128GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310M/DS)
Chipset64bit - MediaTek Dimensity 700 MT6833 (7nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Quad 7578 (28nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
2Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A55
1.5Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G57 MC2 950MhzARM Mali-T720 MP2 600Mhz
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X1.5GB LPDDR3
Internal storage128GB (106GB available)
UFS 2.1
16GB (10GB available)
eMMC 4.5
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplayRealme 8 5G (128GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310M/DS)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.5" inches4.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~83.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~69.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x2400 pixels (20:9)720x1280 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)405 PPI312 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 4
Display features90Hz, 480 nitsfeature not registered
Mobile networksRealme 8 5G (128GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310M/DS)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Dual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload2000/1024 Mbps150/50 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 800/850/900/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat6 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
LTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 17, 28)
Primary 5G networkSA/NSA (1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41, 77, 78)Not supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSAGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
CallingRealme 8 5G (128GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310M/DS)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraRealme 8 5G (128GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310M/DS)
Back camera (main camera)(triple camera)
48 megapixels
2 MP, f/2.4,macro 2 MP, f/2.4,depth
13 megapixels
Main camera resolution8000x6000 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase 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 on both camerasHDR photo only main camera
2ª cameraRealme 8 5G (128GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310M/DS)
Front camera (secondary)16 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution4608x3456 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.1 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaRealme 8 5G (128GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310M/DS)
RadioFMFM (RDS)
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityRealme 8 5G (128GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310M/DS)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputUSB Type-C (reversible)Not supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.1 + A2DP/LE4.1 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsRealme 8 5G (128GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310M/DS)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
ANT+
Other features- Colors: Supersonic Black, Supersonic Blue
- Realme UI 2.0
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- Screen protector included
- Protective case included
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Gold, Pink
- Samsung TouchWiz UX
- Gorilla Glass on the back
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyRealme 8 5G (128GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310M/DS)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity5000 mAh2300 mAh
Charger, watts18W (9V/2A) Fast battery charging7.75W (5V/1.55A) Standard charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered840 minutes | 14 hours | 0.6 day
Standby39900 minutes | 665 hours | 27.7 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateRealme 8 5G (128GB/4GB)Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310M/DS)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered1.026W/kg (head) | 1.289W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.402W/kg (head) | 0.482W/kg (body)
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