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Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime (SM-G610M) vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Active phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S8 Active XSamsung Galaxy J7 Prime (SM-G610M)04Points
Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime (SM-G610M)
5.5"
PLS

1080x1920

13
MP

8mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3300
mAh

(Non removable)

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31PointsSamsung Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A)Compare Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime X
Samsung Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A)
5.8"
AMOLED

1440x2960

12.2
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A)

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 J7 Prime (SM-G610M)4 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime (SM-G610M)vsGalaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A)31 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A)
+167 grams (5.85 ounces)25%
Lighter
vs208 grams (7.28 ounces)
+8 millimeters (0.31 inches)24%
Thinner
vs9.9 millimeters (0.39 inches)
+(back) 13MP5%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 12.2MP
+LED flash on both camerasAdvantage
The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
1.6Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.35Ghz 64bit Octa-Core53%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
3GB LPDDR3vs+4GB LPDDR433%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
16GB (10GB available)vs+64GB (51GB available)4 times
More internal storage for applications and files
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXCvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC3 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
TFT PLSvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
1080x1920 pixelsvs+1440x2960 pixels106%
Higher resolution screen
401 PPIvs+568 PPI42%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
5.5"vs+5.8"5%
Larger screen
EIS: Digital stabilizationvs+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
HDR photo only main cameravs+HDR photo/video on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
f/1.9 (aperture)vs+f/1.7 (aperture)12%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
Full HD (1920x1080)vs+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)vs+(front) 2K UHD (2560x1440)78%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Android 8.1 Oreovs+Android 9.0 PieAdvantage
Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps3 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
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+Iris scannerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Heart rateAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
3300 mAhvs+4000 mAh21%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+Active noise cancellationAdvantage
Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
4.1 + A2DPvs+5.1 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.1 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Govs+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Govs+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 5Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Not supportedvs+IP68 certified, MIL-STD-810G military certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

21 Common items in both devices
Aluminum body, glass front, aluminum back with plastic ends / Aluminum body, glass front, plastic back
16 million
Only digital zoom
Autofocus / PDAF on back camera and autofocus front camera
(front) 8MP
4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
+14 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 J7 Prime (SM-G610M)Samsung Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A)
ModelGalaxy J7 Prime (SM-G610M)Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A)
Other model namesGalaxy J7 Prime SM-G610M 16GB Single-SimAT&T Galaxy S8 Active SM-G892AZAAATT
Country or region available(Latin America)Mexico
(Latin America), Mexico
USA
USA
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release dateOctober, 2016November, 2017
Depth8 millimeters (0.31 inches)9.9 millimeters (0.39 inches)
Size (width x height)75 x 151.7 millimeters (2.95 x 5.97 in)74.9 x 151.9 millimeters (2.95 x 5.98 in)
Weight167 grams (5.85 ounces)208 grams (7.28 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, glass front, aluminum back with plastic endsAluminum body, glass front, plastic back
Protection against water and othersNot supportedIP68 certified: dust/water proof over 1.5 meter and 30min.
MIL-STD-810G military certified: salt, dust, humidity, rain, vibration, solar radiation, transport and thermal shock resistant.
System (OS)Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime (SM-G610M)Samsung Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A)
Operating systemAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowAndroid 7.0 Nougat
Firmware updateAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 9.0 Pie
HardwareSamsung Galaxy J7 Prime (SM-G610M)Samsung Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A)
Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870 (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 (10nm)
CPU processor1.6Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.35Ghz Quad-Core Kryo
1.9Ghz Quad-Core Kryo
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T830 MP1 700MhzQualcomm Adreno 540
RAM memory3GB LPDDR34GB LPDDR4
Internal storage16GB (10GB available)64GB (51GB available)
UFS 2.0
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy J7 Prime (SM-G610M)Samsung Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A)
Display typeTFT PLSSuper AMOLED
Screen size5.5" inches5.8" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~73.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~75% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels1440x2960 pixels (18.5:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)401 PPI568 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 5
Display featuresfeature not registered60Hz, HDR10
Mobile networksSamsung Galaxy J7 Prime (SM-G610M)Samsung Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps600/150 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 850/900/1700/1900/2100TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4 700/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,17,28)LTE Cat12 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 20, 28, 29, 30, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingSamsung Galaxy J7 Prime (SM-G610M)Samsung Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A)
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
CameraSamsung Galaxy J7 Prime (SM-G610M)Samsung Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A)
Back camera (main camera)13 megapixels12.2 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4032x3024 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/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length28mm lens26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.55" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.4µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF on back camera and autofocus front camera
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical 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 on both cameras
2ª cameraSamsung Galaxy J7 Prime (SM-G610M)Samsung Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)2K UHD (2560x1440)
Front flashLEDNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered25mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3.6" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.22µm pixel
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy J7 Prime (SM-G610M)Samsung Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A)
RadioFM (RDS)FM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivitySamsung Galaxy J7 Prime (SM-G610M)Samsung Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.1 + A2DP5.1 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy J7 Prime (SM-G610M)Samsung Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A)
Active noise cancellationNot supportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Ambient Light sensor
Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)
ANT+
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Iris scanner
Heart rate
Hall effect
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
ANT+
Other features- Colors: Black, Gold
- Samsung TouchWiz UX
- ANT+ support
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Meteor Gray, Tungsten Gold
- Samsung DeX (desktop experience)
- Curved edge screen
- HDR10 screen
- Samsung Gear VR compatible
- Quick Charge 2.0
- Samsung Pay
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplySamsung Galaxy J7 Prime (SM-G610M)Samsung Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity3300 mAh4000 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging15W (9V/1.67A) Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
Talk time autonomy1260 minutes | 21 hours | 0.9 day1920 minutes | 32 hours | 1.3 days
Standbyfeature not registered7200 minutes | 120 hours | 5 days
Radiation rateSamsung Galaxy J7 Prime (SM-G610M)Samsung Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered0.97W/kg (head) | 1.58W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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