Comparison between:
- Samsung Galaxy A40
- Gigaset GS185

Brand and model

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

Samsung Galaxy A40Gigaset GS185
Samsung Galaxy A40
Prices
Gigaset GS185
Model aliasSM-A405FD
A405FD
SM-A405FN
A405FN
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Design

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

Width69.2 mm
6.92 cm
0.227 ft
2.724 in
70.6 mm
7.06 cm
0.232 ft
2.78 in
Height144.4 mm
14.44 cm
0.474 ft
5.685 in
147 mm
14.7 cm
0.482 ft
5.787 in
Thickness7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.026 ft
0.311 in
8.8 mm
0.88 cm
0.029 ft
0.346 in
Weight140 g
0.31 lbs
4.94 oz
149 g
0.33 lbs
5.26 oz
Volume78.94 cm³
4.79 in³
91.33 cm³
5.55 in³
ColorsBlack
Blue
White
Coral
Gray
Champagne
Body materialsPlasticPlastic
Metal

SIM card

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

SIM card typeNano-SIMNano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Number of SIM cards22
FeaturesDual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)-

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
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz

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
HSPA+
LTE Cat 12
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4

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 9.0 PieAndroid 8.1 Oreo
User interface (UI)One-

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.

SoCSamsung Exynos 7 Octa 7904Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917
Process technology14 nm28 nm
CPU2x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A73, 6x 1.6 GHz ARM Cortex-A53ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8
CPU cores84
CPU frequency1800 MHz1400 MHz
GPUARM Mali-G71 MP2Qualcomm Adreno 308
GPU cores2-
GPU frequency-500 MHz
RAM capacity4 GB2 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4XLPDDR3
RAM channelsDouble channelSingle channel
RAM frequency-667 MHz

Storage

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

Storage64 GB16 GB
-eMMC

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
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 AMOLEDIPS
Diagonal size5.9 in
149.86 mm
14.99 cm
5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
Width2.47 in
62.8 mm
6.28 cm
2.46 in
62.48 mm
6.25 cm
Height5.36 in
136.07 mm
13.61 cm
4.92 in
124.95 mm
12.5 cm
Aspect ratio2.167:12:1
2:1 (18:9)
Resolution1080 x 2340 pixels720 x 1440 pixels
Pixel density437 ppi
171 ppcm
293 ppi
115 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area85.79 %75.46 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
370 cd/m²
Always-On Display
HDR10
2.5D curved glass screen
1000:1 contrast ratio
450 cd/m²

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint

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
Aperturef/1.7f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent3.92 mm
26 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
3.83 mm
Number of lenses-5
Flash typeLEDLED
Image resolution4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 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
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Secondary rear camera - 5 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#2)
Angle of view - 123° (#2)
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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.

Aperturef/2f/2.2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent3.75 mm3.75 mm
Auxiliary light-LED
Image resolution5760 x 4312 pixels
24.84 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

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

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
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
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.

Version5.04.2
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
HOGP
A2DP

USB

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

Connector typeUSB Type-CMicro 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
NFC
VoLTE
ANT+
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE

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
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
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
3GPP2
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VC-1
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
WMV7
WMV8
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
QuickTime
MP4
WebM
Xvid

Battery

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

Capacity3100 mAh4000 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G talk time18 h
1080 min
0.8 days
35 h
2100 min
1.5 days
2G stand-by time-550 h
33000 min
22.9 days
3G talk time18 h
1080 min
0.8 days
17 h
1020 min
0.7 days
3G stand-by time-550 h
33000 min
22.9 days
Charger output power5 V / 2 A
9 V / 1.67 A
5 V / 1.5 A
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Non-removable

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)0.49 W/kg0.19 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)1.34 W/kg1.109 W/kg
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