Samsung has extended their Galaxy series to an extent that we can easily get two almost similar kinds of models in a specific range. Many times two different models of Samsung appear same but if we check closely then we will find some differences. Here we are checking Samsung Galaxy A3 and Samsung Galaxy A3 2016. The comparison of these two may help you to select the right model.
Ergonomics: – Samsung Galaxy A3 is an old model but it is still available into the marketplace. The gadget is still going very strong even after many months. The dimensions of this gadget are 5.12*2.58*0.27 inches. It weighs just 110.3 grams. Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 has Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection. It weighs 132 grams and the dimensions are 5.30*2.57*0.29 inches. The appearance of successor is appearing better than the previous model.
Hardware & OS: – Samsung Galaxy A3 has 1.2 GHz Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 processor. The gadget has Adreno 306 GPU and it is available in two editions with 1GB RAM and 1.5 GB RAM. The 2016 edition is also available in two variants. The first variant has Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 processor, 1.5 GHz quad-core Cortex A53 CPU, 1.5GB RAM and Adreno 306 GPU. The second gadget has Exynos 7578 chipset with Mali-T720MP2 GPU and this gadget also has 1.5GB RAM.
Memory: – The internal memory of Samsung Galaxy A3 is 16GB and you can expand the capacity up to 64GB. However 2016 edition has 16GB of internal capacity and you can include a 128GB microSD card here.
Camera: – Primary camera of Samsung Galaxy A3 is of 8MP with features like LED flash, Panorama, geo-tagging, autofocus and face detection. You can capture selfies with 5MP camera here. However Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 has 13MP of primary camera with enhanced features. Secondary camera is same like the previous edition.
Battery: – The gadget is almost same in this section. However it looks like 2016 is powerful than the predecessor but once people start using functions many may not find much difference. The 2016 edition has a non-removable Li-Ion 2300 mAh battery whereas the previous edition has Li-Ion 1900 mAh battery.
Those who are looking for a gadget with good storage capacity should prefer the 2016 edition. Price can also be a big factor for many people. Therefore do not forget to check the price of both the models. You may get a good deal from some stores.