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Samsung Galaxy A40s SM-A3050 vs Nokia 6.1 Plus

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy A40s vs Nokia 6.1 Plus phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Nokia 6.1 Plus X10Samsung Galaxy A40s SM-A3050
Samsung Galaxy A40s SM-A3050
6.4"
AMOLED

720x1560

13
MP

16mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Nokia 6.1 Plus
5.8"
IPS

1080x2280

16
MP

16mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3060
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy A40s SM-A3050

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!


10 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A40s SM-A3050
Galaxy A40s SM-A3050vs6.1 Plus
 156%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 400GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS
 10%10%
+Larger screen
6.4"vs5.8"
 9%9%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 13MP + 5MP + 5MPvs(dual camera) 16MP + 5MP
 5%5%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.9 (aperture)vsf/2.0 (aperture)
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 8.1 Oreo
 3 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
 63%63%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
5000 mAhvs3060 mAh
Advantage
+With more SIM card slots you can have more operators and choose which one to use
2 slots Dual-SIM
(dedicated slot)
vs2 slots Dual-SIM
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported

07 Advantages Nokia 6.1 Plus
6.1 PlusvsGalaxy A40s SM-A3050
 15%15%
+Lighter
151 grams (5.29 ounces)vs174 grams (6.09 ounces)
 6%6%
+Thinner
7.99 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum frame, front/back glassvsPlastic body, front glass
 119%100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2280 pixelsvs720x1560 pixels
 62%62%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
435 PPIvs268 PPI
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 3vsNot supported

32 Common items in both devices
1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
4GB LPDDR4X
64GB (47GB user available) / 64GB (51GB user available)
16 million
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras
(front) 16MP
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A / 4G LTE
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (rear-mounted) / Fingerprint
Face unlock
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable) / Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
5.0 version A2DP/LE
USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy A40s SM-A3050Nokia 6.1 Plus
ModelGalaxy A40s SM-A30506.1 Plus
Also known asGalaxy A40s SM-A3050ZKFC 6GB RAM + 64GB (Galaxy M30)Nokia 6.1 Plus Global 4GB/64GB, Nokia X6, HMD 6.1 Plus
Country or region availableChinaVarious (International)
BrandSamsungNokia
Release dateMarch, 2019August, 2018
Depth8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)7.99 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)75.1 x 159 millimeters (2.96 x 6.26 in)70.98 x 147.2 millimeters (2.79 x 5.8 in)
Weight174 grams (6.09 ounces)151 grams (5.29 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy A40s SM-A3050Nokia 6.1 Plus
Operating systemAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 8.1 Oreo
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 Piefeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy A40s SM-A3050Nokia 6.1 Plus
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7904 (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SDM636 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.6Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.6Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G71 MP2Qualcomm Adreno 509
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X4GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage64GB (47GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
64GB (51GB user available)
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 400GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy A40s SM-A3050Nokia 6.1 Plus
Display typeSuper AMOLEDTFT LCD IPS
Screen size6.4" inches5.8" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~84.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~80.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1560 pixels1080x2280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)268 PPI435 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy A40s SM-A3050Nokia 6.1 Plus
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)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat12/13 (Bands 1, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
LTE Cat4 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,20,28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,39,40,41)
VoLTE
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, 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
Maximum download/upload600/150 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy A40s SM-A3050Nokia 6.1 Plus
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 A40s SM-A3050Nokia 6.1 Plus
Main camera(triple camera)
13 megapixels
5MP ultrawide (f/2.2 12mm)
5MP depth sensor (f/2.2)
(dual camera)
16 megapixels
5MP f/2.4 1.12µm depth
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered1µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
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 on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy A40s SM-A3050Nokia 6.1 Plus
Front camera16 megapixels16 megapixels
Front camera resolution4608x3456 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered1µm pixel
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy A40s SM-A3050Nokia 6.1 Plus
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy A40s SM-A3050Nokia 6.1 Plus
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy A40s SM-A3050Nokia 6.1 Plus
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Face unlock
Other features- Colors: Black, Blue, Gold
- 19.5:9 display ratio FHD+
- Dolby Atmos sound
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Blue, White
- Android One
- 2.5D curved glass
- AI camera
- Quick Charge 3.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy A40s SM-A3050Nokia 6.1 Plus
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity5000 mAh3060 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)15W18W
Talk timefeature not registered1230 minutes | 20.5 hours | 0.9 day
Standby25020 minutes | 417 hours | 17.4 days20880 minutes | 348 hours | 14.5 days
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy A40s SM-A3050Nokia 6.1 Plus
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered