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Samsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DS vs Samsung Galaxy A7 2016 SM-A710F

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy J7 Core vs Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) X06Samsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DS
Samsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DS
5.5"
AMOLED

720x1280

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Removable)

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Compare Samsung Galaxy J7 Core X14Samsung Galaxy A7 2016 SM-A710F
Samsung Galaxy A7 2016 SM-A710F
5.5"
AMOLED

1080x1920

13
MP

5mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3300
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy A7 2016 SM-A710F

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!


06 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DS
Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSvsGalaxy A7 2016 SM-A710F
 10%10%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.6Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.6Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 1%1%
+Lighter
170 grams (5.95 ounces)vs172 grams (6.02 ounces)
Advantage
+The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
LED flash on both camerasvsLED flash
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 7.0 Nougat
Advantage
+Removable battery can be replaced easily
Li-Ion (Removable)vsLi-Ion (Non removable)
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot

14 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A7 2016 SM-A710F
Galaxy A7 2016 SM-A710FvsGalaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DS
 50%50%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
3GB LPDDR3vs2GB LPDDR3
 4%4%
+Thinner
7.3 millimeters (0.29 inches)vs7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum frame, front/back glassvsPlastic body, front glass
 125%100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x1920 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 50%50%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
401 PPIvs267 PPI
Advantage
+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
OIS: Optical stabilizationvsEIS: Digital stabilization
 100%100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Ambient LightvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (front-mounted)vsNot supported
 10%10%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3300 mAhvs3000 mAh
Advantage
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Active noise cancellationvsNot supported
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 4vsNot supported

28 Common items in both devices
16GB (10GB user available)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Super AMOLED
16 million
5.5"
(back) 13MP
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
HDR photo only main camera
f/1.9 (aperture)
(front) 5MP
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
FM with RDS / FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz) / 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
4.1 version A2DP
MicroUSB 2.0 / MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSSamsung Galaxy A7 2016 SM-A710F
ModelGalaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSGalaxy A7 2016 SM-A710F
Also known asSamsung Galaxy J7 Core Duos J701F/DS, SM-J710FZGalaxy A7 2016 4G Single-Sim, Galaxy A7 6
Country or region availableEgyptUnited Arab EmiratesPhilippinesIndonesiaIranPakistanThailandTurkeySouth AfricaEurope
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release dateJuly, 2017January, 2016
Depth7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)7.3 millimeters (0.29 inches)
Size (width x height)78.6 x 152.4 millimeters (3.09 x 6 in)74.1 x 151.5 millimeters (2.92 x 5.96 in)
Weight170 grams (5.95 ounces)172 grams (6.02 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSSamsung Galaxy A7 2016 SM-A710F
Operating systemAndroid 7.0 NougatAndroid 5.1.1 Lollipop
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 7.0 Nougat
HardwareSamsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSSamsung Galaxy A7 2016 SM-A710F
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870 (14nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7580 (28nm)
CPU processor1.6Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A531.6Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T830 MP1 700MhzARM Mali-T720 MP2
RAM memory2GB LPDDR33GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (10GB user available)16GB (10GB user available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSSamsung Galaxy A7 2016 SM-A710F
Display typeSuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size5.5" inches5.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~69.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~74.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1280 pixels1080x1920 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)267 PPI401 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 4
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSSamsung Galaxy A7 2016 SM-A710F
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
micro-SIM (3FF)
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 850/900/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4 800/850/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE 2300 (Bands 40)
LTE Cat6 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE (Bands 40)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, 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/upload150/50 Mbps300/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSSamsung Galaxy A7 2016 SM-A710F
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 J7 Core SM-J701F/DSSamsung Galaxy A7 2016 SM-A710F
Main camera13 megapixels13 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flash on both camerasLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length28mm lens28mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusNot supportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSSamsung Galaxy A7 2016 SM-A710F
Front camera5 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashLEDNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal length23mm lens24mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSSamsung Galaxy A7 2016 SM-A710F
RadioFM with RDSFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSSamsung Galaxy A7 2016 SM-A710F
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.1 version A2DP4.1 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSSamsung Galaxy A7 2016 SM-A710F
Active noise cancellationNot supportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Fingerprint (front-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, Gold
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Gold, Pink
- Samsung TouchWiz UX
- Gorilla Glass on the back
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSSamsung Galaxy A7 2016 SM-A710F
BatteryLi-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity3000 mAh3300 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time1260 minutes | 21 hours | 0.9 day1020 minutes | 17 hours | 0.7 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy J7 Core SM-J701F/DSSamsung Galaxy A7 2016 SM-A710F
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered1.139 W/Kg (head) | 1.144 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UK0.519 W/Kg (head) | 1.39 W/Kg (body)0.414 W/Kg (head) | 0.589 W/Kg (body)