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Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970N) vs Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705MN/DS)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy Note 10 vs Samsung Galaxy A70 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy A70 X19Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970N)
Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970N)
6.3"
AMOLED

1080x2280

12.2
MP

10mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

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Compare Samsung Galaxy Note 10 X09Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705MN/DS)
Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705MN/DS)
6.7"
AMOLED

1080x2400

32
MP

32mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970N)

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!


19 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970N)
Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970N)vsGalaxy A70 (SM-A705MN/DS)
 36%36%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.73Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 33%33%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
8GB LPDDR4Xvs6GB LPDDR4X
 113%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
256GB (230GB user available)vs128GB (108GB user available)
Advantage
+Fastest write and read storage
UFS 3.0vseMMC 5.1
 9%9%
+Lighter
168 grams (5.88 ounces)vs183 grams (6.41 ounces)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum frame, front/back glassvsPlastic body, front glass
 2%2%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
400 PPIvs393 PPI
Advantage
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
Digital and optical zoomvsOnly digital zoom
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocus on both camerasvsPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Advantage
+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
OIS (2-axis): Optical stabilizationvsEIS: Digital stabilization
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 13%13%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.5 (aperture)vsf/1.7 (aperture)
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 2 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 2000 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GovsUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP68 certifiedvsNot supported

09 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705MN/DS)
Galaxy A70 (SM-A705MN/DS)vsGalaxy Note 10 (SM-N970N)
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 5%5%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2400 pixelsvs1080x2280 pixels
 6%6%
+Larger screen
6.7"vs6.3"
 12%12%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 32MP + 8MP + 5MPvs(triple camera) 12.2MP + 12MP + 16MP
 2 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 32MPvs(front) 10MP
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsType-C reversible connector
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
ANT+vsNot supported
 29%29%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4500 mAhvs3500 mAh
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported

27 Common items in both devices
7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Dynamic AMOLED / Super AMOLED
16 million
LED flash
HDR photo/video on both cameras / HDR photo on both cameras
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (under display)
Face unlock
Li-Ion (Non removable) / LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
2 slots Dual-SIM
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
5.0 version A2DP/LE
NFC
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 5 / Gorilla Glass 3
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970N)Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705MN/DS)
ModelGalaxy Note 10 (SM-N970N)Galaxy A70 (SM-A705MN/DS)
Also known asSamsung Galaxy Note10 SM-N970N (Exynos)Galaxy A70 SM-A705MN/Dual-Sim NFC
Country or region availableSouth KoreaLatin AmericaBrazilPhilippinesNew ZealandSingapore
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release dateAugust, 2019April, 2019
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)71.8 x 151 millimeters (2.83 x 5.94 in)76.7 x 164.3 millimeters (3.02 x 6.47 in)
Weight168 grams (5.88 ounces)183 grams (6.41 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassPlastic body, front glass
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30minNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970N)Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705MN/DS)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateAndroid 10Android 10
HardwareSamsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970N)Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705MN/DS)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9825 (7nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 SDM675 (11nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 3 processors:
2.73Ghz Dual-Core Mongoose M4
2.4Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A75
1.9Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A55
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Dual-Core Kryo 460 Gold
1.7Ghz Hexa-Core Kryo 460 Silver
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G76 MP12Qualcomm Adreno 612 845Mhz
RAM memory8GB LPDDR4X6GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage256GB (230GB user available)
UFS 3.0
128GB (108GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970N)Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705MN/DS)
Display typeDynamic AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.3" inches6.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~91.4% (screen-to-body ratio)~86% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x2280 pixels1080x2400 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)400 PPI393 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970N)Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705MN/DS)
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
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
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 Cat20 (Bands [waiting])
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)
LTE Cat12/6 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)
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 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload2000/150 Mbps600/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970N)Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705MN/DS)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970N)Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705MN/DS)
Main camera(triple camera)
12.2 megapixels
12MP telephoto (f/2.1 1/3.6" 52mm 1.0µm PDAF OIS 2x-zoom)
16MP ultrawide (f/2.2, 12mm 1.0µm)
(triple camera)
32 megapixels
8MP ultrawide (f/2.2 12mm 123º)
5MP depth sensor (f/2.2)
Main camera resolution4032x3024 pixels6528x4896 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 60 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.5 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length27mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.55" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.4µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus on both camerasPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS (2-axis): Optical stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970N)Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705MN/DS)
Front camera10 megapixels32 megapixels
Front camera resolution3872x2592 pixels6528x4896 pixels
Video recording (secondary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size1.22µm pixel0.8µm pixel
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970N)Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705MN/DS)
RadioNot supportedFM
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 and interfacesSamsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970N)Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705MN/DS)
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio outputType-C reversible connector3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970N)Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705MN/DS)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Gesture
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
ANT+
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Pink, Red, Glow
- Ultrasonic fingerprint sensor
- Stylus Pen (Bluetooth integration)
- One UI
- Always-on display
- 19:9 ratio and HDR10+ display
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Dolby Atmos/AKG sound
- Bixby
- Samsung DeX
- Samsung Pay (MST, NFC)
- ANT+
- USB Power Delivery 3.0
- Wireless charging: 20W
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Blue, Coral
- Infinity U display
- Glasstic back panel
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970N)Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705MN/DS)
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Reverse wireless charging between devices
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity3500 mAh4500 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)25W25W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970N)Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705MN/DS)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered0.327 W/Kg (head) | 0.701 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered0.349 W/Kg (head) | 1.475 W/Kg (body)