Comparison between:
- Samsung Galaxy A52 5G
- Samsung Galaxy S10 Exynos
- Sony Xperia L3

Brand and model

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

Samsung Galaxy A52 5GSamsung Galaxy S10 ExynosSony Xperia L3
Samsung Galaxy A52 5G
Prices
Samsung Galaxy S10 Exynos
Prices
Sony Xperia L3
Prices
Model aliasSM-A526BSM-G973FD
G973FD
I3312
I3322
I4312
I4332

Design

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

Width75.1 mm
7.51 cm
0.246 ft
2.957 in
70.4 mm
7.04 cm
0.231 ft
2.772 in
72 mm
7.2 cm
0.236 ft
2.835 in
Height159.9 mm
15.99 cm
0.525 ft
6.295 in
149.9 mm
14.99 cm
0.492 ft
5.902 in
154 mm
15.4 cm
0.505 ft
6.063 in
Thickness8.4 mm
0.84 cm
0.028 ft
0.331 in
7.8 mm
0.78 cm
0.026 ft
0.307 in
8.9 mm
0.89 cm
0.029 ft
0.35 in
Weight189 g
0.42 lbs
6.67 oz
157 g
0.35 lbs
5.54 oz
156 g
0.34 lbs
5.5 oz
Volume100.87 cm³
6.13 in³
82.31 cm³
5 in³
98.68 cm³
5.99 in³
ColorsAwesome Black
Awesome White
Awesome Violet
Awesome Blue
Black
White
Green
Blue
Pink
Black
Gold
Silver
Body materialsPlasticGlass
Aluminium alloy
Polycarbonate
CertificationIP67IP68-

SIM card

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

SIM card typeNano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards211
FeaturesDual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)Dual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)Dual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)

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 (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
GSM 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
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
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UMTSUMTS 850 MHz (B5)
UMTS 900 MHz (B8)
UMTS 1900 MHz (B2)
UMTS 2100 MHz (B1)
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-FDD 2600 MHz (B7)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz Class 13
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz Class 13
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 700 MHz (B29)
5G NR5G-FDD 1800 MHz (n3)
5G-FDD 2100 MHz (n1)
5G-TDD 2500 MHz (n41)
5G-TDD 3500 MHz (n78)
5G-TDD 4700 MHz (n79)
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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
5G NSA
5G SA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 20
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 6

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 11Android 9.0 PieAndroid 8.1 Oreo
User interface (UI)One UI 3.0One 1.1-

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.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 750GSamsung Exynos 9 9820MediaTek Helio P22 (MT6762)
Process technology8 nm8 nm12 nm
CPU2x 2.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A77, 6x 1.85 GHz ARM Cortex-A552x 2.73 GHz Exynos M4, 2x 2.31 GHz ARM Cortex-A75, 4x 1.95 GHz ARM Cortex-A554x 2.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.5 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8.2-AARMv8-A
CPU cores888
CPU frequency2200 MHz-2000 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 619ARM Mali-G76 MP12PowerVR GE8320
GPU cores-12-
GPU frequency-720 MHz650 MHz
RAM capacity6 GB
8 GB
8 GB3 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4XLPDDR4XLPDDR3
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channelSingle channel
RAM frequency--933 MHz

Storage

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

Storage128 GB
256 GB
128 GB
512 GB
32 GB
-UFS 2.1eMMC

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

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

Type/technologySuper AMOLEDDynamic AMOLEDIPS
Diagonal size6.5 in
165.1 mm
16.51 cm
6.1 in
154.94 mm
15.49 cm
5.7 in
144.78 mm
14.48 cm
Width2.67 in
67.75 mm
6.78 cm
2.61 in
66.33 mm
6.63 cm
2.55 in
64.75 mm
6.47 cm
Height5.93 in
150.56 mm
15.06 cm
5.51 in
140.03 mm
14 cm
5.1 in
129.5 mm
12.95 cm
Aspect ratio2.222:12.111:12:1
2:1 (18:9)
Resolution1080 x 2400 pixels1440 x 3040 pixels720 x 1440 pixels
Pixel density405 ppi
159 ppcm
551 ppi
216 ppcm
282 ppi
110 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area85.22 %88.29 %75.86 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Infinity-O Display
SGS Certified
Eye Care Display
120 Hz refresh rate
800 cd/m² peak brightness
Corning Gorilla Glass 6
Dual Edge display
Always-On Display
380 cd/m²
Peak brightness - 1200 cd/m²
VR headset support
HDR10+
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
1800:1 contrast ratio
550 cd/m²

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Geomagnetic
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Heart rate
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
In-display fingerprint sensorIn-display ultrasonic fingerprint sensorStep counter
Step detector

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 modelSony IMX682Samsung SAK2L4-
Sensor typeCMOS BSIISOCELLCMOS
Sensor format1/1.72"1/2.55"1/3"
Pixel size0.8 µm
0.000800 mm
1.4 µm
0.001400 mm
1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
ISO50 - 400050 - 800100 - 3200
Aperturef/1.8f/1.5 - 2.4f/2.2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent5.23 mm4.32 mm
26 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
3.3 mm
26 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view81 °77 °80 °
Number of lenses6--
Flash typeLEDDual LEDLED
Image resolution9280 x 6920 pixels
64.22 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps60 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
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
Hybrid auto focus (HAF)
10x digital zoom
Pixel size - 1.6 μm (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Secondary rear camera - 12 MP (ultra-wide-angle)
Sensor model - Samsung S5K3L6 (#2)
Sensor size - 1/3.1" (#2)
Pixel size - 1.12 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#2)
Angle of view - 120° (#2)
Third rear camera - 5 MP (macro)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#3)
Pixel size - 1.12 μm (#3)
Fourth rear camera - 5 MP (depth-sensing)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#4)
Pixel size - 1.12 μm (#4)
Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Object tracking AF
Dual OIS
High CRI LED flash
1080p @ 240 fps
720p @ 960 fps
HDR10+ video recording
Secondary rear camera - 12 MP (telephoto)
Sensor model - Samsung S5K3M3 (#2)
Sensor type - ISOCELL (#2)
Sensor size - 1/3.4" (#2)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Phase detection (#2)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 52 mm (#2)
Angle of view - 45° (#2)
Dual OIS (#2)
Third rear camera - 16 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Sensor size - Samsung S5K3P9SP (#3)
Sensor type - ISOCELL (#3)
Sensor size - 1/3.1" (#3)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#3)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#3)
Dual OIS (#3)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 13 mm (#3)
Angle of view - 123° (#3)
Secondary rear camera - 2 MP
Sensor size - 1/5" (#2)
Pixel size - 1.75 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Angle of view - 82.4° (#2)

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.

Sensor modelSony IMX616Samsung S5K3J1-
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOS BSI
Sensor format1/2.8"-1/4"
Pixel size0.8 µm
0.000800 mm
1.22 µm
0.001220 mm
1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
ISO--100 - 1600
Aperturef/2.2f/1.9f/2.8
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent3.72 mm3.26 mm
25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
3.3 mm
Field of view-80 °84 °
Image resolution6528 x 5480 pixels
35.77 MP
3648 x 2736 pixels
9.98 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesFace unlock
Face detection
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)-
-Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Auto HDR
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Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Dolby Atmos
Sound by AKG
UHQ 24-bit
384 kHz / 32-bit
AKG audio
Dolby Atmos
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Radio

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

RadioYesNoYes

Tracking/Positioning

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

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

Wi-Fi

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

Wi-Fi802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
-VHT80 MU-MiMO
1024-QAM
-

Bluetooth

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

Version5.05.05.0
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
HOGP
A2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
A2DP
AVRCP
DIP
GAVDP
GAP
HDP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP

USB

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

Connector typeUSB Type-CUSB Type-CUSB Type-C
Version2.03.12.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Host
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 jackYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
ANT+
MST
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
ANT+
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC

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
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
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WAV
3GA
OGA
AWB
MID
XMF
MXMF
IMY
RTTTL
RTX
OTA
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
XMF
LDAC
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC
DSEE HX
DSD

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
MKV
MP4
M4V
3G2
FLV
WEBM
3GPP
3GPP2
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
ASF
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VP8
VP9
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.

Capacity4500 mAh3400 mAh3300 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-IonLi-Polymer
Charger output power5 V / 2 A
9 V / 1.67 A
5 V / 2 A
9 V / 1.67 A
5 V / 1.5 A
Quick charge technologyQualcomm Quick Charge 2.0, AFC--
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
-Qi/PMA wireless charging - 15 W-

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)1.055 W/kg0.477 W/kg0.6 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)1.42 W/kg1.593 W/kg1.33 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)-0.93 W/kg-
Body SAR (USA)-0.79 W/kg-

Additional features

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

Additional features-DisplayPort via USB Type-C
Samsung DeX
Wireless reverse charging - 9 W
I3312 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.600 W/kg; body - 1.330 W/kg
I4332 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.610 W/kg; body - 1.380 W/kg
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