Comparison between:
- Gigabyte GSmart Elite
- Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016)

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

Gigabyte GSmart EliteSamsung Galaxy J7 (2016)
Gigabyte GSmart EliteSamsung Galaxy J7 (2016)
Prices
Model alias-SM-J7108
J7108
SM-J710F
J710F

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width72 mm
7.2 cm
0.236 ft
2.835 in
76 mm
7.6 cm
0.249 ft
2.992 in
Height143 mm
14.3 cm
0.469 ft
5.63 in
151.7 mm
15.17 cm
0.498 ft
5.972 in
Thickness9.3 mm
0.93 cm
0.031 ft
0.366 in
7.8 mm
0.78 cm
0.026 ft
0.307 in
Weight150 g
0.33 lbs
5.29 oz
169 g
0.37 lbs
5.96 oz
Volume95.75 cm³
5.81 in³
89.93 cm³
5.46 in³
ColorsWhiteRose-gold
Gold
White
Body materials-Metal
Plastic

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeMini-SIMMicro-SIM
Number of SIM cards22
FeaturesDual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)
-SM-J710F - Single SIM

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
TD-SCDMA-TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz (SM-J7108)
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz (SM-J7108)
UMTSUMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 800 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39) (SM-J7108)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41) (SM-J7108)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38) (SM-J7108)
LTE 850 MHz (SM-J710F)
LTE 800 MHz (SM-J710F)

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 5.1 LollipopAndroid 5.1.1 Lollipop
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Android 7.0 Nougat
Android 8.1 Oreo

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCMediaTek MT6592MSamsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870
Process technology28 nm14 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A7ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits32 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv7ARMv8-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)32 KB + 32 KB-
Level 2 cache memory (L2)1024 KB
1 MB
-
CPU cores88
CPU frequency1400 MHz1600 MHz
GPUARM Mali-450 MP4ARM Mali-T830 MP2
GPU cores42
GPU frequency600 MHz-
RAM capacity2 GB2 GB
3 GB
RAM type-LPDDR3
RAM channels-Single channel
RAM frequency-933 MHz
-SM-J710F - 2 GB RAM

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage16 GB16 GB

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyIPSSuper AMOLED
Diagonal size5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
Width2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
Height4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution720 x 1280 pixels720 x 1280 pixels
Pixel density294 ppi
115 ppcm
267 ppi
104 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area67.15 %72.56 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Dragontrail glass-

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor typeCMOSCMOS
ISO-100 - 800
Aperture-f/1.9
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-3.7 mm
Flash typeDual LEDDual LED
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Aperture-f/1.9
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-2 mm
Image resolution2560 x 1920 pixels
4.92 MP
2576 x 1932 pixels
4.98 MP

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioYesYes
-RDS

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version4.04.1
FeaturesA2DP
LE
A2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
ANT+

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
AMR-WB
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
MP4
3GPP
3GPP2
AVI
Flash Video
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity4000 mAh3300 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-Ion
2G talk time20 h
1200 min
0.8 days
23 h
1380 min
1 days
2G stand-by time700 h
42000 min
29.2 days
354 h
21240 min
14.8 days
3G talk time20 h
1200 min
0.8 days
23 h
1380 min
1 days
3G stand-by time700 h
42000 min
29.2 days
354 h
21240 min
14.8 days
Charger output power-5 V / 1.55 A
FeaturesNon-removableRemovable

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Head SAR (EU)-0.465 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)-0.473 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)-0.97 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)-1.23 W/kg

Additional features

Some devices have additional features, different from the standard ones above, but equally important and worth mentioning.

Additional features-SM-J710F - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.349 W/kg; body - 1.390 W/kg
SM-J710F - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 1.100 W/kg; body - 1.010 W/kg
 Gigabyte GSmart EliteSamsung Galaxy J7 (2016)