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Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U) vs Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN/DD)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy A50 vs Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) XSamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)25Points
Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)
6.4"
AMOLED

1080x2340

25
MP

25mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

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04PointsSamsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN/DD)Compare Samsung Galaxy A50 X
Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN/DD)
5.5"
AMOLED

720x1280

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3300
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)

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 A50 (SM-A505U)25 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)vsGalaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN/DD)4 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN/DD)
+2.3Ghz 64bit Octa-Core31%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1.6Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
+4GB LPDDR4X100%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs2GB LPDDR3
+64GB (49GB available)3 times
More internal storage for applications and files
vs16GB (11GB available)
+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC3 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
+166 grams (5.81 ounces)2%
Lighter
vs169 grams (5.92 ounces)
+7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)1%
Thinner
vs7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
+1080x2340 pixels174%
Higher resolution screen
vs720x1280 pixels
+403 PPI51%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs267 PPI
+6.4"16%
Larger screen
vs5.5"
+(triple camera) 25MP + 8MP + 5MP196%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 13MP
+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsHDR photo only main camera
+f/1.7 (aperture)12%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/1.9 (aperture)
+(front) 25MP4 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 5MP
+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
vsAndroid 7.0 Nougat
+(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps3 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Fingerprint sensor (under display)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+4000 mAh21%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs3300 mAh
+Active noise cancellationAdvantage
Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
vsNot supported
+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
vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
+5.0 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
vs4.1 + A2DP
+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
vsMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
+Gorilla Glass 3Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
vsNot supported
Plastic body, glass frontvs+Aluminum body, glass front, plastic backAdvantage
More resistant material
LED flashvs+LED flash on both camerasAdvantage
The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)vs+Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
vs+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device

24 Common items in both devices
eMMC 5.1
Super AMOLED
16 million
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / Autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
Full HD (1920x1080)
+17 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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Physical featuresSamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN/DD)
ModelGalaxy A50 (SM-A505U)Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN/DD)
Other model namesGalaxy A50 SM-A505U (64GB + 4GB RAM) NFC, SM-A505UZKNXAAGalaxy J7 Duos J710FN/DD, Galaxy J7-6
Country or region availableUSA
USA
IndiaPakistan
India, Pakistan
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release dateMarch, 2019April, 2016
Depth7.7 millimeters (0.3 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)
Weight166 grams (5.81 ounces)169 grams (5.92 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontAluminum body, glass front, plastic back
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN/DD)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Firmware updateAndroid 10Android 7.0 Nougat
HardwareSamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN/DD)
Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 9610 (10nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.3Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.7Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.6Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G72 MP3ARM Mali-T830 MP1 700Mhz
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X2GB LPDDR3
Internal storage64GB (49GB available)
eMMC 5.1
16GB (11GB available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN/DD)
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)
Display resolution1080x2340 pixels (19.5:9)720x1280 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)403 PPI267 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Not supported
Display features60Hzfeature not registered
Mobile networksSamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN/DD)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
Maximum download/upload600/150 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
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 networkLTE Cat12/13 (Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 13, 20, 28, 66)LTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20)
TD-LTE (Bands 40)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
CallingSamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN/DD)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraSamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN/DD)
Back camera (main camera)(triple camera)
25 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.213mm
5MP depthf/2.2
13 megapixels
Main camera resolution5760x4320 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 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
2ª cameraSamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN/DD)
Front camera (secondary)25 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution5760x4320 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedLED
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length25mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN/DD)
RadioFMFM (RDS)
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivitySamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN/DD)
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 + A2DP/LE4.1 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN/DD)
Active noise cancellationSupportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
ANT+
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Ambient Light sensor
ANT+
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Blue, Coral
- 19.5:9 display ratio FHD+
- One UI
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: White, Black, Gold, Rose Gold
- Samsung TouchWiz UX
- ANT+ support
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplySamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN/DD)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity4000 mAh3300 mAh
Charger, watts15W (9V/1.67A) Fast battery charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy1380 minutes | 23 hours | 1 day1380 minutes | 23 hours | 1 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateSamsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 (SM-J710FN/DD)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)1.31W/kg (head) | 1.59W/kg (body)1.1W/kg (head) | 1.01W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.341W/kg (head) | 1.39W/kg (body)
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