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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB) vs Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy Note 7 vs Samsung Galaxy A71 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy A71 XSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)16Points
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)
5.7"
AMOLED

1440x2560

12.2
MP

5mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
14PointsSamsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F)Compare Samsung Galaxy Note 7 X
Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F)
6.7"
AMOLED

1080x2400

64
MP

32mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)

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Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)16 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)vsGalaxy A71 (SM-A715F)14 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F)
+169 grams (5.92 ounces)6%
Lighter
vs179 grams (6.27 ounces)
+Aluminum frame, glass front/backAdvantage
More resistant material
vsPlastic body, glass front
+1440x2560 pixels42%
Higher resolution screen
vs1080x2400 pixels
+515 PPI31%
Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs393 PPI
+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
vsEIS: Digital stabilization
+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
vsNot supported
+f/1.7 (aperture)6%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
vsf/1.8 (aperture)
+(front) 2K UHD (2560x1440)78%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
vs(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Iris scannerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Heart rateAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+SpO2Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+2 slots Dual-SIMAdvantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
vs1 slot
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
vsNot supported
+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
vsUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
+IP68 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsNot supported
2.15Ghz 64bit Quad-Corevs+2.2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core45%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
UFS 2.0vs+UFS 2.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXCvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC3 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs+7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)3%
Thinner
5.7"vs+6.7"18%
Larger screen
(back) 12.2MPvs+(quad camera) 64MP + 12MP + 5MP + 5MP6 times
Higher resolution main camera
1/2.55" inchesvs+1/1.72" inches48%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
(front) 5MPvs+(front) 32MP5 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Android 7.0 Nougatvs+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
(4G+ LTE-A) 450 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 800 Mbps78%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
3500 mAhvs+4500 mAh29%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
Not supportedvs+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
4.2 version A2DPvs+5.0 version A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster

30 Common items in both devices
6GB LPDDR4
128GB (114GB user free) / 128GB (106GB user free)
Super AMOLED / Super AMOLED Plus
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
+23 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F)
ModelGalaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F)
Other model namesSamsung Galaxy Note 7 SM-N9300 6GB RAM, Galaxy Note 6Samsung Galaxy A71 SM-A715F (128GB + 6GB RAM)
Country or region availableChinaHong Kong
China, Hong Kong
South AfricaMexicoPeru
South Africa, Mexico, Peru
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release dateSeptember, 2016January, 2020
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Size (width x height)73.9 x 153.5 millimeters (2.91 x 6.04 in)76 x 163.6 millimeters (2.99 x 6.44 in)
Weight169 grams (5.92 ounces)179 grams (6.27 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30minNot supported
System (OS)Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F)
Operating systemAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowAndroid 10
Firmware updateAndroid 7.0 Nougatfeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996 (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 SDM730 (8nm)
CPU processorQuad-Core, 2 processors:
2.15Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
1.6Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.2Ghz Dual-Core Kryo 470 Gold
1.8Ghz Hexa-Core Kryo 470 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 530Qualcomm Adreno 618 700Mhz
RAM memory6GB LPDDR46GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (114GB user free)
UFS 2.0
128GB (106GB user free)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLED Plus
Screen size5.7" inches6.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~79% (screen-to-body ratio)~87.2% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1440x2560 pixels1080x2400 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)515 PPI393 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 3
Mobile networksSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F)
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload450/50 Mbps800/150 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 networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat9 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20, 26, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)
LTE Cat15 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, 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 850/900/2100Not supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+Not supported
CallingSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F)
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
CameraSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F)
Back camera (main camera)12.2 megapixels(quad camera)
64 megapixels
12MP ultrawide (f/2.2 12mm)
5MP macro (f/2.4 25mm 1/5.0" 1.12µm)
5MP depth sensor (f/2.2)
Main camera resolution4032x3024 pixels10120x6328 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/2.55" inches1/1.72" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel0.8µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital 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
2ª cameraSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels32 megapixels
Front camera resolution2592x1944 pixels6528x4896 pixels
Video recording (secondary)2K UHD (2560x1440)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length22mm lens26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.8" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered0.8µm pixel
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F)
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivitySamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F)
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + 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 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F)
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
Iris scanner
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
Fingerprint (front-mounted)
ANT+
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
ANT+
Other features- Colors: Blue Coral, Silver Titanium, Black Onyx
- Stylus Pen (12-bit)
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard)
- S-Voice
- HD Voice
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Prism Crush black, Prism Crush white, Prism Crush pink, Prism Crush blue
- One UI 2
- 20:9 display
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplySamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F)
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity3500 mAh4500 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)15W25W
Talk time autonomy2280 minutes | 38 hours | 1.6 daysfeature not registered
Standby18720 minutes | 312 hours | 13 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Samsung Galaxy A71 (SM-A715F)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered0.983W/kg (head) | 0.901W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.512W/kg (head) | 1.562W/kg (body)