Features Key features of the Galaxy S5 mini  vs A3 

screen size

screen resolution

Galaxy S5 mini
1280 x 720
Galaxy A3
960 x 540

memory

Galaxy A3
1.5 GB

processor

Galaxy S5 mini
Quad core
Galaxy A3
Quad core

camera resolution

Differences What are the advantages of each

Back view of Samsung Galaxy S5 mini

Reasons to consider the
Samsung Galaxy S5 mini

Report a correction
Much better theoretical download speed 150 Mb/s vs 42.2 Mb/s More than 3.5x better theoretical download speed; enjoy lightning fast downloads on modern networks
Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes vs No Somewhat common; Share your cellphone's data plan with other devices
Sharper screen 326 ppi vs 244 ppi Around 35% sharper PPI; enjoy photo-realistic, crisp images
Faster processor 1.4 GHz vs 1.2 GHz More than 15% faster processor; run computation-intensive applications, such as photo editing, faster
Higher resolution 1280 x 720 vs 960 x 540 Around 80% higher resolution
Front view of Samsung Galaxy A3

Reasons to consider the
Samsung Galaxy A3

Report a correction
Thinner 6.9 mm vs 9.1 mm Around 25% thinner
Lighter 110 g vs 120 g Around 10% lighter

Specifications Full list of technical specs

screen

Galaxy S5 mini  vs
A3 
Type AMOLED AMOLED
Size 4.5" 4.5"
Resolution 1280 x 720 960 x 540
Multitouch N/A N/A
PPI 326 ppi 244 ppi

hardware

Clock speed 1.4 GHz 1.2 GHz
Number of cores Quad core Quad core
RAM 1.5 GB 1.5 GB
Internal storage 16 GB 16 GB
Supported card formats
SDXC
SDHC
SD

photo & video

Camera 8 MP 8 MP
Resolution 8 MP 8 MP
Flash Yes Yes
Secondary camera 2.1 MP 5 MP
Video resolution 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps

cellular

Generation 4G 4G
Networks
LTE Cat 4 (150/)
LTE Cat3
HSUPA (5.76 Mb/s)
LTE Cat4 (150 Mb/s)
EDGE (0.38 Mb/s)
HSDPA+ (42.2 Mb/s)
UMTS (0.38 Mb/s)
GPRS (0.01 Mb/s)
GSM (0.01 Mb/s)

battery

Talk time (3G) 600 min 720 min
Capacity 2,100 mA·h 1,900 mA·h

form factor

Galaxy S5 mini  vs
A3 
Weight 120 g 110 g
Thickness 9.1 mm 6.9 mm
Size 64.8 x 131.1 x 9.1 mm 65.5 x 130.1 x 6.9 mm

sensors

Has an assisted GPS Yes Yes

music

Supports FM radio No No

software

Operating system Android 6.0 Android 5.0
Multitasking Yes Yes
App store Android Market Android Market
Adobe flash support No No
App store size 850,000 apps 850,000 apps

connectivity

Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes No
Supports NFC Yes Yes
Bluetooth Bluetooth v4.0 Bluetooth v4.0
Samsung Galaxy S5 mini
Report a correction
Samsung Galaxy A3
Report a correction

Comments

comments powered by Disqus