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Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520L vs Xiaomi Amazfit Bip

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) vs Xiaomi Amazfit Bip devices with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Xiaomi Amazfit Bip X28Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520L
Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520L
5.2"
AMOLED

1080x1920

16
MP

16mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Xiaomi Amazfit Bip
1.28"
TFT

176x176

N/A
MP

1MB
RAM

32bit Single

190
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best device? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520L

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!


28 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520L
Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520LvsAmazfit Bip
 20 times100%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.9Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs208Mhz 32bit Single-Core
 3071 times100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
3GB LPDDR4vs1MB SDRAM
 5631 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
32GB (22GB user available)vs4MB
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 20%20%
+Thinner
7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs9.5 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD
 61 times100%
+More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
16 millionvs260 thousand
 66 times100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x1920 pixelsvs176x176 pixels
 119%100%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
424 PPIvs194 PPI
 3 times100%
+Larger screen
5.2"vs1.28"
Advantage
+With a camera you can take pictures anywhere
(back) 16MPvsNot supported
Advantage
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsNot supported
Advantage
+The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster
4G+ LTE-AvsNot supported
Advantage
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbpsvs(Not supported)
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
ProximityvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Ambient LightvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
FingerprintvsNot supported
 15 times100%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3000 mAhvs190 mAh
Advantage
+The video calling allows to make calls with voice and video
Video callingvsNot supported
Advantage
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Active noise cancellationvsNot supported
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot 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)vsNot supported
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs4.0 version A2DP
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorvsNot supported
Advantage
+Better sites viewing on the internet
HTML, XHTML, HTML5vsNot supported

03 Advantages Xiaomi Amazfit Bip
Amazfit BipvsGalaxy A5 2017 SM-A520L
 4 times100%
+Lighter
32 grams (1.12 ounces)vs157 grams (5.5 ounces)
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Heart ratevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
PedometervsNot supported

11 Common items in both devices
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Compass
Barometer
Li-Ion (Non removable) / LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Vibrating alert
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Gorilla Glass 3
Waterproof (IPxx certified) / IP68 certified
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520LXiaomi Amazfit Bip
ModelGalaxy A5 2017 SM-A520LAmazfit Bip
Also known asLG U+ Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520LXiaomi Huami Amazfit Bip A1608, A1608B
Country or region availableSouth KoreaVarious (International)
BrandSamsungXiaomi
Release dateJanuary, 2017October, 2017
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)9.5 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Size (width x height)71.4 x 146.1 millimeters (2.81 x 5.75 in)34.1 x 39.4 millimeters (1.34 x 1.55 in)
Weight157 grams (5.5 ounces)32 grams (1.12 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredPlastic body, front glass
Protection against water and othersWaterproof (IPxx certified)IP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520LXiaomi Amazfit Bip
Operating systemAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowProprietary OS
Firmware updateAndroid 8.0 Oreofeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520LXiaomi Amazfit Bip
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7880 (14nm)32bit - MediaTek MT2523 (55nm)
CPU processor1.9Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53208Mhz Single-Core ARM Cortex-M4
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T830 MP3feature not registered
RAM memory3GB LPDDR41MB SDRAM
Internal storage32GB (22GB user available)4MB
Flash (EEPROM)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplaySamsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520LXiaomi Amazfit Bip
Display typeSuper AMOLEDTFT LCD
Screen size5.2" inches1.28" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~71.5% (screen-to-body ratio)~39.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels176x176 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)424 PPI194 PPI
Colors16 million260 thousand
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520LXiaomi Amazfit Bip
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
Not supported
GSM Mhz bandTri-Band 900/1800/1900Not supported
Primary 2G networkGSM 900/1800/1900Not supported
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/1900/2100Not supported
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat6 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,17,20,28)
TD-LTE 2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,40,41)
Not supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-ANot supported
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbpsfeature not registered
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520LXiaomi Amazfit Bip
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS, E-mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedNot supported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderNot supported
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520LXiaomi Amazfit Bip
Main camera16 megapixelsNot supported
Main camera resolution4608x3456 pixelsNot supported
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsNot supported
FlashLED flashNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal length27mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusNot supported
Touch focusSupportedNot supported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationNot supported
ZoomOnly digital zoomNot supported
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionNot supported
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraNot supported
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520LXiaomi Amazfit Bip
Front camera16 megapixelsNot supported
Front camera resolution4608x3456 pixelsNot supported
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Not supported
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520LXiaomi Amazfit Bip
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, WMVfeature not registered
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520LXiaomi Amazfit Bip
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorNot supported
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jackNot supported
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)Not supported
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520LXiaomi Amazfit Bip
Active noise cancellationSupportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedfeature not registered
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5Not supported
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall effect
Accelerometer
Compass
Barometer
Heart rate
Pedometer
Other features- Colors: Black, Gold, Blue, Pink
- Metal body
- Gorilla Glass on the back
- Samsung Grace UX
- Fast battery charging
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- IP68 certified: dust proof and water resistant over 1.5meter and 30min
- Colors: Preto, Cinza, Verde, Laranja
- 22mm standard watch band
- 2.5D glass display
- Dock charger included
- Always-on display
- Languages: Chinese, English, Spanish
- Mi Fit app compatible
- Compatible with Android 4.4, iOS 8 and above
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520LXiaomi Amazfit Bip
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3000 mAh190 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time960 minutes | 16 hours | 0.7 day1200 minutes | 20 hours | 0.8 day
Standbyfeature not registered64800 minutes | 1080 hours | 45 days
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520LXiaomi Amazfit Bip
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia0.337 W/Kg (head) | 1.07 W/Kg (body)feature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered