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Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS) vs Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy A30s vs Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) X22Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)
Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)
6.4"
AMOLED

720x1560

25
MP

16mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Samsung Galaxy A30s X04Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN)
Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN)
5.5"
AMOLED

720x1280

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3300
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


22 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)
Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)vsGalaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN)
 6%6%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.6Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
4GB LPDDR4Xvs2GB LPDDR3
 3 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (49GB user available)vs16GB (11GB user available)
 3 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 22%22%
+Higher resolution screen
720x1560 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 1%1%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
268 PPIvs267 PPI
 16%16%
+Larger screen
6.4"vs5.5"
 196%100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 25MP + 8MP + 5MPvs(back) 13MP
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo on both camerasvsHDR photo only main camera
 12%12%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.7 (aperture)vsf/1.9 (aperture)
 2 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 16MPvs(front) 5MP
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
 3 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (under display)vsNot supported
 21%21%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4000 mAhvs3300 mAh
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Active noise cancellationvsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.1 version A2DP
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Scratch-resistant glassvsNot supported

04 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN)
Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN)vsGalaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum body, front glass, plastic backvsPlastic body, front glass
Advantage
+The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
LED flash on both camerasvsLED flash
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
ANT+vsNot supported
Advantage
+Removable battery can be replaced easily
Li-Ion (Removable)vsLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)

24 Common items in both devices
eMMC 5.1
169 grams (5.92 ounces)
7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Super AMOLED
16 million
Only digital zoom
EIS: Digital stabilization
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A / 4G LTE
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
FM / FM with RDS
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
NFC
USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go / MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN)
ModelGalaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN)
Also known asGalaxy A30s SM-A307FN/Dual-Sim (NFC)Galaxy J7 J710FN Single-Sim, Galaxy J7-6
Country or region availableEuropeIndiaPakistanVarious (International)Europe
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release dateSeptember, 2019April, 2016
Depth7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)74.7 x 158.5 millimeters (2.94 x 6.24 in)76 x 151.7 millimeters (2.99 x 5.97 in)
Weight169 grams (5.92 ounces)169 grams (5.92 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassAluminum body, front glass, plastic back
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7904 (14nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.6Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.6Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G71 MP2ARM Mali-T830 MP1 700Mhz
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X2GB LPDDR3
Internal storage64GB (49GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
16GB (11GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.4" inches5.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~84.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~72.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1560 pixels720x1280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)268 PPI267 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassNot supported
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN)
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
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 850/900/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat12/13 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)
LTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20)
TD-LTE (Bands 40)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
Maximum download/upload600/150 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN)
Main camera(triple camera)
25 megapixels
8MP ultrawide (f/2.2 13mm 1/4.0" 1.12µm)
5MP depth sensor (f/2.2 1/5.0" 1.12µm)
13 megapixels
Main camera resolution5760x4320 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash on both cameras
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens28mm lens
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
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN)
Front camera16 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution4608x3456 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedLED
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3.1" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN)
RadioFMFM with 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
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE4.1 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN)
Active noise cancellationSupportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Hall effect
Fingerprint (under display)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
ANT+
Other features- Colors: Prism Crush Black, Prism Crush White, Prism Crush Green, Prism Crush Violet2
- 19.5:9 display
- Game Booster
- Samsung Pay
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: White, Black, Gold, Rose Gold
- Samsung TouchWiz UX
- ANT+ support
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity4000 mAh3300 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)15Wfeature not registered
Talk timefeature not registered1380 minutes | 23 hours | 1 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy A30s (SM-A307FN/DS)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered1.1 W/Kg (head) | 1.01 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UK1.05 W/Kg (head) | 1.54 W/Kg (body)0.349 W/Kg (head) | 1.39 W/Kg (body)