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Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom 4G SM-C105 vs Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GB

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom vs Alcatel A3 XL phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Alcatel A3 XL X15Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom 4G SM-C105
Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom 4G SM-C105
4.3"
AMOLED

540x960

16
MP

2mp

1.5GB
RAM

32bit Dual

2330
mAh

(Removable)

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom X15Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GB
Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GB
6"
IPS

720x1280

8
MP

5mp

1GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GB

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!


15 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom 4G SM-C105
Galaxy S4 Zoom 4G SM-C105vsA3 XL 9008D 8GB
 50%50%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
1.5GB LPDDR2vs1GB LPDDR3
 32%32%
+More internal storage for applications and files
8GB (5GB user available)vs8GB (3.8GB user available)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS
 4%4%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
256 PPIvs245 PPI
 99%99%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 16MPvs(back) 8MP
Advantage
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
Digital and optical zoomvsOnly digital zoom
Advantage
+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
OIS: Optical stabilizationvsEIS: Digital stabilization
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Removable battery can be replaced easily
Li-Ion (Removable)vsLi-Ion (Non removable)
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Micro-B USB - MHLvsNot supported
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot 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 3vsNot supported

15 Advantages Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GB
A3 XL 9008D 8GBvsGalaxy S4 Zoom 4G SM-C105
 14%14%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.1Ghz 64bit Quad-Corevs1.5Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
 31%31%
+Lighter
159 grams (5.57 ounces)vs208 grams (7.28 ounces)
 87%87%
+Thinner
8.25 millimeters (0.32 inches)vs15.4 millimeters (0.61 inches)
 78%78%
+Higher resolution screen
720x1280 pixelsvs540x960 pixels
 40%40%
+Larger screen
6"vs4.3"
Advantage
+The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
LED flash on both camerasvsXenon flash
 29%29%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/2.4 (aperture)vsf/3.1 (aperture)
 156%100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 5MPvs(front) 2MP
Advantage
+Android 7.0 Nougat is newer and safer
Android 7.0 NougatvsAndroid 4.4.2 KitKat
 50%50%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 100 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)vsNot supported
 29%29%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3000 mAhvs2330 mAh
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs4.0 version A2DP

21 Common items in both devices
Until 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
16 million
Autofocus
HDR photo only main camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
HD (1280x720 pixels)
4G LTE
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging
802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz/5Ghz) / 802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
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 S4 Zoom 4G SM-C105Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GB
ModelGalaxy S4 Zoom 4G SM-C105A3 XL 9008D 8GB
Also known asSamsung Galaxy S4 Zoom LTE SM-C105 8GBAlcatel A3 XL 8GB Dual-sim, Alcatel 9008D
Country or region availableAustraliaEgyptUnited Arab EmiratesEuropeSingaporeVarious (International)Europe
BrandSamsungAlcatel
Release dateAugust, 2013March, 2017
Depth15.4 millimeters (0.61 inches)8.25 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Size (width x height)63.5 x 125.5 millimeters (2.5 x 4.94 in)82.5 x 165 millimeters (3.25 x 6.5 in)
Weight208 grams (7.28 ounces)159 grams (5.57 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredPlastic body, front glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom 4G SM-C105Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GB
Operating systemAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 7.0 Nougat
Firmware updateAndroid 4.4.2 KitKatfeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy S4 Zoom 4G SM-C105Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GB
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Samsung Exynos 4 Dual 4212 (32nm)64bit - MediaTek MT8735B (28nm)
CPU processor1.5Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A91.1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-400 MP4 400MhzARM Mali-T720 MP2
RAM memory1.5GB LPDDR21GB LPDDR3
Internal storage8GB (5GB user available)8GB (3.8GB user available)
External storageUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 64GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy S4 Zoom 4G SM-C105Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GB
Display typeSuper AMOLEDTFT LCD IPS
Screen size4.3" inches6" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~64% (screen-to-body ratio)~72.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 5-points
Display resolution540x960 pixels720x1280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)256 PPI245 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Not supported
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy S4 Zoom 4G SM-C105Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GB
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
micro-SIM (3FF)
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 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat3 800/900/1800/2600 (3,6,7,8)LTE Cat4 (Bands 1,3,7,8,20,28)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload100/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy S4 Zoom 4G SM-C105Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GB
MessagingSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy S4 Zoom 4G SM-C105Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GB
Main camera16 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution4608x3456 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashXenon flashLED flash on both cameras
Focal aperturef/3.1 (aperture)f/2.4 (aperture)
Focal length24mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.3" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.3µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy S4 Zoom 4G SM-C105Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GB
Front camera2 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution1600x1200 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)HD (1280x720 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedLED
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy S4 Zoom 4G SM-C105Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GB
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.263, H.264, DivX, XviD, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy S4 Zoom 4G SM-C105Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GB
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputMicro-B USB - MHLNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portSupportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy S4 Zoom 4G SM-C105Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GB
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
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: White, Black
- Samsung TouchWiz Nature UX UI
- USB OTG On-The-Go 1.3
- 10x optical zoom (24-240mm)
- Panorama photo
- Dropbox 50GB
- WiFi dual-band
- WiFi hotspot
- S-Voice natural language
- Colors: Gray/Silver, White/Silver, White/Blue, White/Fuchsia, White/Yellow, Gold
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy S4 Zoom 4G SM-C105Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GB
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity2330 mAh3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered5V/1A=5W
Talk time720 minutes | 12 hours | 0.5 dayfeature not registered
Standby34200 minutes | 570 hours | 23.8 daysfeature not registered
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom 4G SM-C105Alcatel A3 XL 9008D 8GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia0.33 W/Kg (head) | 0.675 W/Kg (body)feature not registered
SAR European Union, UK0.255 W/Kg (head) | 0.166 W/Kg (body)feature not registered