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Samsung Galaxy A51 (SM-A515F/DSN) vs Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy A51 vs Samsung Galaxy A50 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy A50 X10Samsung Galaxy A51 (SM-A515F/DSN)
Samsung Galaxy A51 (SM-A515F/DSN)
6.5"
AMOLED

1080x2400

48
MP

32mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Samsung Galaxy A51 X04Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)
Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)
6.4"
AMOLED

1080x2340

25
MP

25mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy A51 (SM-A515F/DSN)

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 A51 (SM-A515F/DSN)
Galaxy A51 (SM-A515F/DSN)vsGalaxy A50 (SM-A505U)
 50%50%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
6GB LPDDR4Xvs4GB LPDDR4X
 118%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
128GB (107GB user available)vs64GB (49GB user available)
 3%3%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2400 pixelsvs1080x2340 pixels
 1%1%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
405 PPIvs403 PPI
 2%2%
+Larger screen
6.5"vs6.4"
 85%85%
+Higher resolution main camera
(quad camera) 48MP + 12MP + 5MP + 5MPvs(triple camera) 25MP + 8MP + 5MP
 28%28%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 32MPvs(front) 25MP
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
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

04 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)
Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)vsGalaxy A51 (SM-A515F/DSN)
 4%4%
+Lighter
166 grams (5.81 ounces)vs172 grams (6.02 ounces)
 3%3%
+Thinner
7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)vs7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
 18%18%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.7 (aperture)vsf/2.0 (aperture)
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported

38 Common items in both devices
2.3Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
eMMC 5.1
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Plastic body, front glass
Super AMOLED
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
600 Mbps
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (under display)
Face unlock
ANT+
4000 mAh
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
5.0 version A2DP/LE
NFC
USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 3
+ COMMON ITEMS

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy A51 (SM-A515F/DSN)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)
ModelGalaxy A51 (SM-A515F/DSN)Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)
Also known asSamsung Galaxy A51 SM-A515F/DSNGalaxy A50 SM-A505U (4GB RAM + 64GB) NFC, SM-A505UZKNXAA
Country or region availableUnited Arab EmiratesEuropePakistanTaiwanVarious (International)USA
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release dateDecember, 2019March, 2019
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Size (width x height)73.6 x 158.5 millimeters (2.9 x 6.24 in)74.7 x 158.5 millimeters (2.94 x 6.24 in)
Weight172 grams (6.02 ounces)166 grams (5.81 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 A51 (SM-A515F/DSN)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)
Operating systemAndroid 10Android 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy A51 (SM-A515F/DSN)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9611 (10nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 9610 (10nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.3Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.7Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.3Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.7Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G72 MP3ARM Mali-G72 MP3
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X4GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (107GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
64GB (49GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy A51 (SM-A515F/DSN)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.5" inches6.4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~87.4% (screen-to-body ratio)~84.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x2400 pixels1080x2340 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)405 PPI403 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy A51 (SM-A515F/DSN)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
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 850/900/1900/2100
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)
VoLTE
LTE Cat12/13 (Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 13, 20, 28, 66)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-A
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 Mbps600/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy A51 (SM-A515F/DSN)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)
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 A51 (SM-A515F/DSN)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)
Main camera(quad camera)
48 megapixels
12MP ultrawide (f/2.2 13mm 1.12µm)
5MP telephoto (f/2.4 40mm)
5MP depth sensor (f/2.2 1/5.0" 1.12µm)
(triple camera)
25 megapixels
8MP ultrawide (f/2.2 13mm)
5MP depth sensor (f/2.2)
Main camera resolution8000x6000 pixels5760x4320 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/2" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size0.8µm pixelfeature 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 A51 (SM-A515F/DSN)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)
Front camera32 megapixels25 megapixels
Front camera resolution6528x4896 pixels5760x4320 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens25mm lens
Sensor size1/2.8" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size0.8µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy A51 (SM-A515F/DSN)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy A51 (SM-A515F/DSN)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)
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
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy A51 (SM-A515F/DSN)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)
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 (under display)
ANT+
Other features- Colors: Prism, Crush Black, White, Blue, Pink
- One UI 2
- Always On Display
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Blue, Coral
- 19.5:9 display ratio FHD+
- One UI
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy A51 (SM-A515F/DSN)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)
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 timefeature not registered1380 minutes | 23 hours | 1 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy A51 (SM-A515F/DSN)Samsung Galaxy A50 (SM-A505U)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered1.31 W/Kg (head) | 1.59 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UK0.369 W/Kg (head) | 1.59 W/Kg (body)feature not registered