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Samsung Galaxy A20 (SM-A205G) vs Google Pixel 5 (GD1YQ)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy A20 vs Google Pixel 5 phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Google Pixel 5 XSamsung Galaxy A20 (SM-A205G)06Points
Samsung Galaxy A20 (SM-A205G)
6.4"
AMOLED

720x1560

13
MP

8mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Google Pixel 5 (GD1YQ)
6"
OLED

1080x2340

12.2
MP

8mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4080
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Google Pixel 5 (GD1YQ)

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!

Galaxy A20 (SM-A205G)6 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A20 (SM-A205G)vsPixel 5 (GD1YQ)29 Advantages Google Pixel 5 (GD1YQ)
+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsNot supported
+7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)3%
Thinner
vs8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsOLED
+6.4"7%
Larger screen
vs6"
+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
1.6GHz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.4GHz 64bit Octa-Core78%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
3GB LPDDR4Xvs+8GB LPDDR4X167%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
32GB (21GB available)vs+128GB (109GB available)4 times
More internal storage for applications and files
eMMC 5.1vs+UFS 2.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
169 grams (5.92 ounces)vs+151 grams (5.29 ounces)12%
Lighter
Plastic body, glass frontvs+Aluminum body, glass frontAdvantage
More resistant material
Not supportedvs+HDR10+Advantage
The HDR10+ display provides vibrant colors and more details
60Hzvs+90Hz50%
The display reproduces more frames per second because the frequency (Hertz) is higher, improves fluidity and tires your eyes less.
720x1560 pixelsvs+1080x2340 pixels125%
Higher resolution screen
268 PPIvs+430 PPI60%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
(dual camera) 13MP + 5MPvs+(dual camera) 12.2MP + 16MP59%
Higher resolution main camera
EIS: Digital stabilizationvs+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
f/1.9 (aperture)vs+f/1.7 (aperture)12%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
Full HD (1920x1080)vs+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Android 9.0 Pievs+Android 12Advantage
Android 12 is newer and safer
4G LTEvs+5G NRAdvantage
The 5G NR network is newer and faster
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs+(5G NR) 5000 Mbps32 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+Ambient Light sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
4000 mAhvs+4080 mAh2%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
15Wvs+18W20%
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.
Not supportedvs+Qi wireless chargingAdvantage
Wireless charging is another way to charge the battery.
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)vs+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
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Govs+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 6Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Not supportedvs+IP68 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

23 Common items in both devices
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus / PDAF: phase detection autofocus
HDR photo on both cameras / HDR photo/video on both cameras
(front) 8MP
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
+16 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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📱 Model features

Samsung Galaxy A20 (SM-A205G)Google Pixel 5 (GD1YQ)
ModelGalaxy A20 (SM-A205G)Pixel 5 (GD1YQ)
Other model namesGalaxy A20 SM-A205G Single-sim, SM-A205GZKLTCEGoogle Pixel 5 5G UW (Ultra Wideband) GD1YQ
Country or region available(Latin America)ArgentinaMexico
(Latin America), Argentina, Mexico
USA
USA
BrandSamsungGoogle
Release date4/5/2019, Announced: 3/19/201910/15/2020, Announced: 9/30/2020
Depth7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)74.7 x 158.4 millimeters (2.94 x 6.24 in)70.4 x 144.7 millimeters (2.77 x 5.7 in)
Weight169 grams (5.92 ounces)151 grams (5.29 ounces)
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontAluminum body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedIP68 certified: water-resistant up to 1.5 meters for 30min and dust-resistant

🤖 Operating System

Samsung Galaxy A20 (SM-A205G)Google Pixel 5 (GD1YQ)
System versionAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 11
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 12
User Interfacefeature not registeredfeature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Samsung Galaxy A20 (SM-A205G)Google Pixel 5 (GD1YQ)
Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7884 (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G (SM7250-AB) (7nm)
CPUOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.6GHz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.35GHz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.4GHz Single-Core Kryo 475 Prime
2.2GHz Single-Core Kryo 475 Gold
1.8GHz Hexa-Core Kryo 475 Silver
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G71 MP2 (770MHz)Qualcomm Adreno 620 (625MHz)
Performance (benchmark)AnTuTu: 122778 (v9)AnTuTu: 288970 (v8)
Geekbench: 1635 (v5.3)

💽 Memory and storage

Samsung Galaxy A20 (SM-A205G)Google Pixel 5 (GD1YQ)
RAM memory3GB LPDDR4X8GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage32GB (21GB available)
eMMC 5.1
128GB (109GB available)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported

📲 Display

Samsung Galaxy A20 (SM-A205G)Google Pixel 5 (GD1YQ)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDOLED
Screen size6.4" inches6" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~85% (screen-to-body ratio)~86.8% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1560 pixels (19.5:9)1080x2340 pixels (19.5:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)268 PPI430 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 6
Display features60Hz90Hz
HDR10+

📶 Mobile networks

Samsung Galaxy A20 (SM-A205G)Google Pixel 5 (GD1YQ)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF) + e-SIM
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps5000/1024 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G, 5G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM MHz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1700/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)
LTE Cat18 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNot supportedSub6 (1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 12, 28, 41, 66, 71, 77, 78)
mmWave (260, 261)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSA, 5G NR
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported

📷 Camera

Samsung Galaxy A20 (SM-A205G)Google Pixel 5 (GD1YQ)
Back camera (main camera)(dual camera)
13 megapixels
5MP ultrawidef/2.212mm
(dual camera)
12.2 megapixels
16MP ultrawidef/2.2107°1.0µm
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length28mm lens27mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.55" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.4µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo/video on both cameras
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Samsung Galaxy A20 (SM-A205G)Google Pixel 5 (GD1YQ)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered24mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/4" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Samsung Galaxy A20 (SM-A205G)Google Pixel 5 (GD1YQ)
LoudspeakerSupportedSupported
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC

🔌 Connectivity

Samsung Galaxy A20 (SM-A205G)Google Pixel 5 (GD1YQ)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
TV outputNot supportedUSB Type-C (reversible)
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
WiFi Direct, hotspot
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNANot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSS
NFCNot supportedSupported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Samsung Galaxy A20 (SM-A205G)Google Pixel 5 (GD1YQ)
SensorsAccelerometer
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Barometer
Compass
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Samsung Galaxy A20 (SM-A205G)Google Pixel 5 (GD1YQ)
Battery typeLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity4000 mAh4080 mAh
Charger, watts15W Fast battery charging18W Fast battery charging
Reverse charging USB between devices
12W Qi wireless charging
5W Reverse wireless charging between devices
USB Power Delivery 2.0
Talk time autonomy26 hours (1.1 days)feature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered

➕ Other features

Samsung Galaxy A20 (SM-A205G)Google Pixel 5 (GD1YQ)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice 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: Black, Deep Blue, Red, Coral Orange
- Display HD+
- One UI
- Colors: Just Black, Sorta Sage
- Always-on display
- Google Pay
- Google Cast

☢️ Radiation rate

Samsung Galaxy A20 (SM-A205G)Google Pixel 5 (GD1YQ)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)0.32W/kg (head), 0.46W/kg (body)feature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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