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Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F/DS) vs Samsung Galaxy A72 (SM-A725M)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy A71 vs Samsung Galaxy A72 phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy A72 XSamsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F/DS)07Points
Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F/DS)
6.7"
AMOLED

1080x2400

64
MP

32mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4500
mAh

(Non removable)

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07PointsSamsung Galaxy A72 (SM-A725M)Compare Samsung Galaxy A71 X
Samsung Galaxy A72 (SM-A725M)
6.7"
AMOLED

1080x2400

64
MP

32mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F/DS)

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 A71 (SM-A715F/DS)7 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F/DS)vsGalaxy A72 (SM-A725M)7 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A72 (SM-A725M)
+179 grams (6.27 ounces)13%
Lighter
vs203 grams (7.11 ounces)
+7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)9%
Thinner
vs8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)
+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
vsNot supported
+(4G+ LTE-A) 800 Mbps33%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps
+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Proximity sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
You can have more mobile carriers/operators on the same device.
vs1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
2.2GHz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.3GHz 64bit Octa-Core2%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
60Hzvs+90Hz50%
The display reproduces more frames per second because the frequency (Hertz) is higher, improves fluidity and tires your eyes less.
(quad camera) 64MP + 12MP + 5MP + 5MPvs+(quad camera) 64MP + 8MP + 12MP + 5MP3%
Higher resolution main camera
Only digital zoomvs+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
EIS: Digital stabilizationvs+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
4500 mAhvs+5000 mAh11%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+IP67 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

43 Common items in both devices
6GB LPDDR4X
128GB (106GB available) / 128GB (102GB available)
UFS 2.1
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
Plastic body, glass front
Super AMOLED Plus / Super AMOLED
16 million
+36 specs and more in the table below

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📱 Model features

Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F/DS)Samsung Galaxy A72 (SM-A725M)
ModelGalaxy A71 (SM-A715F/DS)Galaxy A72 (SM-A725M)
Other model namesGalaxy A71 SM-A715F/Dual-Sim (128GB + 6GB RAM)Galaxy A72 (4G) SM-A725M Single-SIM (128GB + 6GB RAM)
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Latin America)ArgentinaColombiaMexicoPeru
(Latin America), Argentina, Colombia, Mexico, Peru
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release date1/17/2020, Announced: 12/12/20193/17/2021
Depth7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)76 x 163.6 millimeters (2.99 x 6.44 in)77.4 x 165 millimeters (3.05 x 6.5 in)
Weight179 grams (6.27 ounces)203 grams (7.11 ounces)
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedIP67 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1 meter and 30min

🤖 Operating System

Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F/DS)Samsung Galaxy A72 (SM-A725M)
System versionAndroid 10Android 11
Firmware updateAndroid 11feature not registered
User InterfaceOne UI 2.0 / 3.1feature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F/DS)Samsung Galaxy A72 (SM-A725M)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 (SM7150-AA) (8nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G SM7125 (8nm)
CPUOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.2GHz Dual-Core Kryo 470 Gold
1.8GHz Hexa-Core Kryo 470 Silver
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.3GHz Dual-Core Kryo 465 Gold
1.8GHz Hexa-Core Kryo 465 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 618 (610MHz)Qualcomm Adreno 618
Performance (benchmark)AnTuTu: 192458 (v7), 263396 (v8)
Geekbench: 7039 (v4.4), 1733 (v5.1)
GFXBench: 15fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)
feature not registered

💽 Memory and storage

Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F/DS)Samsung Galaxy A72 (SM-A725M)
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X6GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (106GB available)
UFS 2.1
128GB (102GB available)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)

📲 Display

Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F/DS)Samsung Galaxy A72 (SM-A725M)
Display typeSuper AMOLED PlusSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.7" inches6.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~87.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~84.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x2400 pixels (20:9)1080x2400 pixels (20:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)393 PPI393 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 5
Refresh rate60Hz90Hz
Display featuresNot supported800nits[peak]

📶 Mobile networks

Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F/DS)Samsung Galaxy A72 (SM-A725M)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload800/150 Mbps600/100 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 850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat15 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
LTE Cat12 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 26, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
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 networkUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100Not supported
Secondary 4G networkLTE Cat15 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
Not supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-ANot supported

📷 Camera

Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F/DS)Samsung Galaxy A72 (SM-A725M)
Back camera (main camera)(quad camera)
64 megapixels
12MP ultrawidef/2.212mm
5MP macrof/2.425mm1/5"1.12µm
5MP depthf/2.2
(quad camera)
64 megapixels
8MP telephotof/2.41.0µmPDAFOIS3x-optical-zoom
12MP ultrawidef/2.2123°1.12µm
5MP macrof/2.4
Main camera resolution10120x6328 pixels10120x6328 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/1.72" inches1/1.72" inches
Pixel size0.8µm pixel0.8µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Camera extras1080p@960fpsfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F/DS)Samsung Galaxy A72 (SM-A725M)
Front camera (secondary)32 megapixels32 megapixels
Front camera resolution6528x4896 pixels6528x4896 pixels
Video recording (secondary)4K UHD (3840x2160)4K UHD (3840x2160)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/2.8" inches1/2.8" inches
Pixel size0.8µm pixel0.8µm pixel

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F/DS)Samsung Galaxy A72 (SM-A725M)
LoudspeakerMono sound (not stereo)Supported
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
RadioFM (RDS)FM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC

🔌 Connectivity

Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F/DS)Samsung Galaxy A72 (SM-A725M)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
TV outputUSB Type-C (reversible)USB Type-C (reversible)
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNANot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
NFCSupportedSupported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F/DS)Samsung Galaxy A72 (SM-A725M)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
ANT+
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F/DS)Samsung Galaxy A72 (SM-A725M)
Battery typeLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity4500 mAh5000 mAh
Charger, watts25W Fast battery charging25W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered35 hours (1.5 days)
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered

➕ Other features

Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F/DS)Samsung Galaxy A72 (SM-A725M)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous- Colors: Prism Crush black, White, Pink, Blue- Colors: Awesome Black, White, Violet, Blue
- One UI 3.1
- 2 stereo speakers

☢️ Radiation rate

Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F/DS)Samsung Galaxy A72 (SM-A725M)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)0.983W/kg (head), 0.901W/kg (body)feature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)0.512W/kg (head), 1.562W/kg (body)feature not registered
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