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Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 Duos SM-A720F/DS 64GB vs Huawei Ascend Mate7 4G 16GB

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 Duos SM-A720F/DS 64GB vs Huawei Ascend Mate7 4G 16GB phones. Which is the best phone?

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Compare Huawei Ascend Mate 7 X15Galaxy A7 2017 Duos SM-A720F/DS 64GB
Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 Duos SM-A720F/DS 64GB
5.7"
AMOLED

1080x1920

16
MP

16mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3600
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 X06Huawei Ascend Mate7 4G 16GB
Huawei Ascend Mate7 4G 16GB
6"
IPS

1080x1920

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Octa

4100
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 Duos SM-A720F/DS 64GB

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 phone! Comment!


15 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 Duos SM-A720F/DS 64GB
Galaxy A7 2017 Duos SM-A720F/DS 64GBvsAscend Mate7 4G 16GB
 57%57%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.9Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.8Ghz 32bit Octa-Core
 50%50%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
3GB LPDDR4vs2GB LPDDR3
 4 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (52GB user available)vs16GB (11GB user available)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS
 5%5%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
386 PPIvs367 PPI
 25%25%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 16MPvs(back) 13MP
 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)
 2 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 16MPvs(front) 5MP
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 8.0 Oreo is newer and safer
Android 8.0 OreovsAndroid 5.1.1 Lollipop
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
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)vs802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs4.0 version A2DP
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Waterproof (IPxx certified)vsNot supported

06 Advantages Huawei Ascend Mate7 4G 16GB
Ascend Mate7 4G 16GBvsGalaxy A7 2017 Duos SM-A720F/DS 64GB
 1%1%
+Lighter
185 grams (6.48 ounces)vs186 grams (6.51 ounces)
 5%5%
+Larger screen
6"vs5.7"
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 14%14%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4100 mAhvs3600 mAh
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Micro-B USB - MHLvsNot supported
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported

31 Common items in both devices
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
16 million
1080x1920 pixels
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
HDR photo only main camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
300 Mbps
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Li-Ion (Non removable) / LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
NFC
USB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector / MicroUSB 2.0
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 A7 2017 Duos SM-A720F/DS 64GBHuawei Ascend Mate7 4G 16GB
BrandSamsungHuawei
ModelGalaxy A7 2017 Duos SM-A720F/DS 64GBAscend Mate7 4G 16GB
Also known asSamsung Galaxy A7 A720F/DS 64GB, SM-A720FZKSZTOHuawei Ascend Mate 7 2GB RAM MT7-L09
Country or region where it's soldBrazilfeature not registered
Release dateJanuary, 2017October, 2014
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)77.6 x 156.8 millimeters (3.06 x 6.17 in)81 x 157 millimeters (3.19 x 6.18 in)
Weight186 grams (6.51 ounces)185 grams (6.48 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersWaterproof (IPxx certified)Not supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 Duos SM-A720F/DS 64GBHuawei Ascend Mate7 4G 16GB
Operating systemAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowAndroid 4.4.2 KitKat
Firmware updateAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 5.1.1 Lollipop
HardwareSamsung Galaxy A7 2017 Duos SM-A720F/DS 64GBHuawei Ascend Mate7 4G 16GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7880 (14nm)32bit - HiSilicon Kirin 925 (28nm)
CPU processor1.9Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53Octa-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A15
1.3Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A7
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T830 MP3ARM Mali-T628 MP4
RAM memory3GB LPDDR42GB LPDDR3
Internal storage64GB (52GB user available)16GB (11GB user available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy A7 2017 Duos SM-A720F/DS 64GBHuawei Ascend Mate7 4G 16GB
Display typeSuper AMOLEDTFT LCD IPS
Screen size5.7" inches6" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~73.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~78% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 5-points
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels1080x1920 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)386 PPI367 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy A7 2017 Duos SM-A720F/DS 64GBHuawei Ascend Mate7 4G 16GB
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
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 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)
LTE Cat6 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,20,28)
TD-LTE 2300 (Bands 40)
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 networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps300/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy A7 2017 Duos SM-A720F/DS 64GBHuawei Ascend Mate7 4G 16GB
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy A7 2017 Duos SM-A720F/DS 64GBHuawei Ascend Mate7 4G 16GB
Main camera16 megapixels13 megapixels
Main camera resolution4608x3456 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length27mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy A7 2017 Duos SM-A720F/DS 64GBHuawei Ascend Mate7 4G 16GB
Front camera16 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution4608x3456 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)HD (1280x720 pixels)
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 A7 2017 Duos SM-A720F/DS 64GBHuawei Ascend Mate7 4G 16GB
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy A7 2017 Duos SM-A720F/DS 64GBHuawei Ascend Mate7 4G 16GB
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB - MHL
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy A7 2017 Duos SM-A720F/DS 64GBHuawei Ascend Mate7 4G 16GB
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedYes / No
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall effect
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
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: Obsidian Black, Moonlight Silver, Amber Gold
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Huawei Emotion UI 3.0
- DTS Surround sound enhancement
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy A7 2017 Duos SM-A720F/DS 64GBHuawei Ascend Mate7 4G 16GB
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Non removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3600 mAh4100 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time1380 minutes | 23 hours | 1 dayfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registered38880 minutes | 648 hours | 27 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 Duos SM-A720F/DS 64GBHuawei Ascend Mate7 4G 16GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UK0.21 W/Kg (head) | 1.33 W/Kg (body)feature not registered