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Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 (SM-J5108) vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Duos (SM-N9002)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy Note 3 XSamsung Galaxy J5 2016 (SM-J5108)12Points
Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 (SM-J5108)
5.2"
AMOLED

720x1280

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3100
mAh

(Removable)

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20PointsSamsung Galaxy Note 3 Duos (SM-N9002)Compare Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) X
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Duos (SM-N9002)
5.7"
AMOLED

1080x1920

13
MP

2.1mp

3GB
RAM

32bit Quad

3200
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Duos (SM-N9002)

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!

Galaxy J5 2016 (SM-J5108)12 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 (SM-J5108)vsGalaxy Note 3 Duos (SM-N9002)20 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Duos (SM-N9002)
+Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC3 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsUntil 64GB microSD, microSDXC
+159 grams (5.57 ounces)6%
Lighter
vs168 grams (5.88 ounces)
+8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)2%
Thinner
vs8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)
+Aluminum body, glass front, plastic backAdvantage
More resistant material
vsPlastic body, glass front
+LED flash on both camerasAdvantage
The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+f/1.9 (aperture)16%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
vsf/2.2 (aperture)
+(front) 5MP143%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 2.1MP
+Android 6.0.1 MarshmallowAdvantage
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow is newer and safer
vsAndroid 5.0 Lollipop
+4G LTEAdvantage
The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
vs3G+ HSPA+
+(4G LTE) 150 Mbps3 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(3G+ HSPA+) 42 Mbps
+FM with RDSAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
+4.1 version A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.1 version A2DP is newer and faster
vs4.0 version A2DP
1.2Ghz 64bit Quad-Corevs+2.3Ghz 32bit Quad-Core58%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2GB LPDDR3vs+3GB LPDDR350%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
16GB (11GB user free)vs+16GB (12GB user free)9%
More internal storage for applications and files
720x1280 pixelsvs+1080x1920 pixels125%
Higher resolution screen
282 PPIvs+386 PPI37%
Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
5.2"vs+5.7"10%
Larger screen
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
Full HD (1920x1080)vs+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Not supportedvs+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+TemperatureAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+HumidityAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
3100 mAhvs+3200 mAh3%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+Micro-B USB - MHL-2Advantage
The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)Advantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
MicroUSB 2.0vs+MicroUSB 3.0, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 3Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys

23 Common items in both devices
eMMC 4.5
Super AMOLED
16 million
(back) 13MP
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
HDR photo only main camera / HDR photo/video only main camera
+16 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 J5 2016 (SM-J5108)Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Duos (SM-N9002)
ModelGalaxy J5 2016 (SM-J5108)Galaxy Note 3 Duos (SM-N9002)
Other model namesGalaxy J5 SM-J5108 Dual-Sim 4G, Galaxy J5-6Samsung Galaxy Note 3 N9002 (Dual-sim)
Country or region availableChinaHong Kong
China, Hong Kong
feature not registered
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release dateMarch, 2016September, 2013
Depth8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)72.3 x 145.8 millimeters (2.85 x 5.74 in)79.2 x 151.2 millimeters (3.12 x 5.95 in)
Weight159 grams (5.57 ounces)168 grams (5.88 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, glass front, plastic backPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 (SM-J5108)Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Duos (SM-N9002)
Operating systemAndroid 5.1.1 LollipopAndroid 4.3 Jelly Bean
Firmware updateAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowAndroid 5.0 Lollipop
HardwareSamsung Galaxy J5 2016 (SM-J5108)Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Duos (SM-N9002)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916 (28nm)32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 (28nm)
CPU processor1.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A532.3Ghz Quad-Core Krait 400
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 306 450MhzQualcomm Adreno 330
RAM memory2GB LPDDR33GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (11GB user free)
eMMC 4.5
16GB (12GB user free)
eMMC 4.5
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 64GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy J5 2016 (SM-J5108)Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Duos (SM-N9002)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size5.2" inches5.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~70.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~74.8% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 5-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1280 pixels1080x1920 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)282 PPI386 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 3
Mobile networksSamsung Galaxy J5 2016 (SM-J5108)Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Duos (SM-N9002)
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Dual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
micro-SIM (3FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
micro-SIM (3FF) and standard SIM (2FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps42/5.76 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G
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 850/900/1900/2100, TD-SCDMA 1900/2000UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4 1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,7)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,39,40,41)
Not supported
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
CallingSamsung Galaxy J5 2016 (SM-J5108)Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Duos (SM-N9002)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraSamsung Galaxy J5 2016 (SM-J5108)Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Duos (SM-N9002)
Back camera (main camera)13 megapixels13 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flash on both camerasLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered31mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3.1" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo/video only main camera
2ª cameraSamsung Galaxy J5 2016 (SM-J5108)Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Duos (SM-N9002)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels2.1 megapixels
Front camera resolution2592x1944 pixels1920x1080 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashLEDNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.4 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered27mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy J5 2016 (SM-J5108)Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Duos (SM-N9002)
RadioFM with RDSNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3, FLAC
ConnectivitySamsung Galaxy J5 2016 (SM-J5108)Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Duos (SM-N9002)
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 3.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB - MHL-2
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.1 version A2DP4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedSupported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy J5 2016 (SM-J5108)Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Duos (SM-N9002)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedYes / No
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Temperature
Humidity
Gesture
ANT+
Other features- Colors: White, Black, Gold, Rose Gold
- Samsung TouchWiz UX
- ANT+ support
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Pink
- Samsung TouchWiz UX
- Dual Shot camera
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
- S-Voice
- Dropbox 50GB
Power supplySamsung Galaxy J5 2016 (SM-J5108)Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Duos (SM-N9002)
BatteryLi-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity3100 mAh3200 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time autonomy1260 minutes | 21 hours | 0.9 day1260 minutes | 21 hours | 0.9 day
Standbyfeature not registered25200 minutes | 420 hours | 17.5 days
Radiation rateSamsung Galaxy J5 2016 (SM-J5108)Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Duos (SM-N9002)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)0.579W/kg (head) | 0.594W/kg (body)0.29W/kg (head) | 0.36W/kg (body)