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Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G) vs Samsung Galaxy A30 (SM-A305G/DS 32GB)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy A50 vs Samsung Galaxy A30 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy A30 X06Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)
Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)
6.4"
AMOLED

1080x2340

25
MP

25mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

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Compare Samsung Galaxy A50 X03Samsung Galaxy A30 (SM-A305G/DS 32GB)
Samsung Galaxy A30 (SM-A305G/DS 32GB)
6.4"
AMOLED

1080x2340

16
MP

16mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)

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!


06 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)
Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)vsGalaxy A30 (SM-A305G/DS 32GB)
 29%29%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.3Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 33%33%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
4GB LPDDR4Xvs3GB LPDDR4X
 104%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (49GB user available)vs32GB (24GB user available)
 81%81%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 25MP + 8MP + 5MPvs(dual camera) 16MP + 5MP
 56%56%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 25MPvs(front) 16MP
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
ANT+vsNot supported

03 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A30 (SM-A305G/DS 32GB)
Galaxy A30 (SM-A305G/DS 32GB)vsGalaxy A50 (SM-A505G)
 1%1%
+Lighter
165 grams (5.78 ounces)vs166 grams (5.81 ounces)
Advantage
+Android 10 is newer and safer
Android 10vsAndroid 9.0 Pie
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot

42 Common items in both devices
eMMC 5.1
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Plastic body, front glass
Super AMOLED
16 million
1080x2340 pixels
403 PPI
6.4"
LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras
f/1.7 (aperture)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
600 Mbps
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (under display) / Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Face unlock
4000 mAh
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, 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
Gorilla Glass 3
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)Samsung Galaxy A30 (SM-A305G/DS 32GB)
ModelGalaxy A50 (SM-A505G)Galaxy A30 (SM-A305G/DS 32GB)
Also known asGalaxy A50 SM-A505G Single-Sim (64GB + 4GB RAM)Galaxy A30 SM-A305G/Dual-Sim (32GB + 3GB RAM)
Country or region availableLatin AmericaArgentinaMexicoLatin America
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release dateMarch, 2019March, 2019
Depth7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Size (width x height)74.7 x 158.5 millimeters (2.94 x 6.24 in)74.7 x 158.5 millimeters (2.94 x 6.24 in)
Weight166 grams (5.81 ounces)165 grams (5.78 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassPlastic body, front glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)Samsung Galaxy A30 (SM-A305G/DS 32GB)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 10
HardwareSamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)Samsung Galaxy A30 (SM-A305G/DS 32GB)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 9610 (10nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7904 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.3Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.7Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.6Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G72 MP3ARM Mali-G71 MP2
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X3GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage64GB (49GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
32GB (24GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)Samsung Galaxy A30 (SM-A305G/DS 32GB)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.4" inches6.4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~84.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~84.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x2340 pixels1080x2340 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)403 PPI403 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)Samsung Galaxy A30 (SM-A305G/DS 32GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot
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 networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat12/13 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 26, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)
LTE Cat12/13 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload600/150 Mbps600/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)Samsung Galaxy A30 (SM-A305G/DS 32GB)
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 A50 (SM-A505G)Samsung Galaxy A30 (SM-A305G/DS 32GB)
Main camera(triple camera)
25 megapixels
8MP ultrawide (f/2.2 13mm)
5MP depth sensor (f/2.2)
(dual camera)
16 megapixels
5MP ultrawide (f/2.2 12mm)
Main camera resolution5760x4320 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
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 A50 (SM-A505G)Samsung Galaxy A30 (SM-A305G/DS 32GB)
Front camera25 megapixels16 megapixels
Front camera resolution5760x4320 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 length25mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)Samsung Galaxy A30 (SM-A305G/DS 32GB)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)Samsung Galaxy A30 (SM-A305G/DS 32GB)
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, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)Samsung Galaxy A30 (SM-A305G/DS 32GB)
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
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
ANT+
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Blue, Coral
- 19.5:9 display ratio FHD+
- One UI
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Blue, Red
- 19.5:9 display ratio FHD+
- One UI
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)Samsung Galaxy A30 (SM-A305G/DS 32GB)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity4000 mAh4000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)15W15W
Talk time1380 minutes | 23 hours | 1 day1380 minutes | 23 hours | 1 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505G)Samsung Galaxy A30 (SM-A305G/DS 32GB)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia0.86 W/Kg (head) | 0.53 W/Kg (body)0.316 W/Kg (head) | 0.404 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered