Comparison between:
- Samsung Galaxy A33 5G
- Apple iPhone SE (2020)

Brand and model

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

Samsung Galaxy A33 5GApple iPhone SE (2020)
Samsung Galaxy A33 5GApple iPhone SE (2020)
Prices
Model aliasSM-A336E
SM-A336B
SM-A336B/DS
SM-A336B/DSN
SM-A336E/DS
SM-A336E/DSN
SM-A336M
A2296
A2275
A2297
A2298

Design

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

Width74 mm
7.4 cm
0.243 ft
2.913 in
67.3 mm
6.73 cm
0.221 ft
2.65 in
Height159.7 mm
15.97 cm
0.524 ft
6.287 in
138.4 mm
13.84 cm
0.454 ft
5.449 in
Thickness8.1 mm
0.81 cm
0.027 ft
0.319 in
7.3 mm
0.73 cm
0.024 ft
0.287 in
Weight186 g
0.41 lbs
6.56 oz
148 g
0.33 lbs
5.22 oz
Volume95.72 cm³
5.81 in³
67.99 cm³
4.13 in³
ColorsAwesome Peach
Awesome Blue
Awesome White
Awesome Black
White
Black
Gray
Body materialsPlasticAluminium alloy
Glass
CertificationIP67IP67

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-SIM
eSIM
Number of SIM cards21
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 (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
GSM 850 MHz (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
CDMA-CDMA 800 MHz (BC0)
CDMA 1700/2100 MHz (BC15)
CDMA 1900 MHz (BC1)
CDMA2000-1xEV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA-TD-SCDMA 1900 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2000 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz (B5)
UMTS 900 MHz (B8)
UMTS 1900 MHz (B2)
UMTS 2100 MHz (B1)
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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-FDD 700 MHz (B12)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B13)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B14)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B17)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B29)
LTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B18)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B19)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B26)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B4)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B66)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 1900 MHz (B2)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-FDD 2600 MHz (B7)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2000 MHz (B34)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE-TDD 3500 MHz (B42)
LTE-TDD 3600 MHz (B48)
5G NR5G-FDD 700 MHz (n28)
5G-FDD 850 MHz (n5)
5G-FDD 1700 MHz (n66)
5G-FDD 1800 MHz (n3)
5G-FDD 2100 MHz (n1)
5G-FDD 2600 MHz (n7)
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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
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 16
LTE-A
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
-2x2 MIMO
LAA4

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 12
Android 13
iOS 13
User interface (UI)One UI 4.1
One UI 5.2
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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.

SoCExynos 1280Apple A13 Bionic APL1W85
Process technology5 nm7 nm
CPU2x 2.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A78, 6x 2.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A55-
CPU bits64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8.4-AARMv8-A
CPU cores86
CPU frequency2400 MHz2650 MHz
GPUARM Mali-G68-
GPU cores-4
RAM capacity6 GB3 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4XLPDDR4
RAM channelsDouble channel-
RAM frequency2133 MHz-

Storage

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

Storage128 GB64 GB
128 GB
256 GB

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
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Display

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

Type/technologySuper AMOLEDIPS
Diagonal size6.4 in
162.56 mm
16.26 cm
4.7 in
119.38 mm
11.94 cm
Width2.63 in
66.71 mm
6.67 cm
2.3 in
58.51 mm
5.85 cm
Height5.84 in
148.24 mm
14.82 cm
4.1 in
104.06 mm
10.41 cm
Aspect ratio2.222:11.779:1
Resolution1080 x 2400 pixels750 x 1334 pixels
Pixel density411 ppi
161 ppcm
326 ppi
128 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area83.95 %65.57 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
90 Hz refresh rate
800 cd/m² peak brightness
Eye Comfort Shield
Ion-strengthtened glass
Retina HD display
Haptic Touch
1400:1 contrast ratio
625 cd/m²
Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
LED-backlit
Wide Color display (P3)

Sensors

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

SensorsLight
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Geomagnetic
Fingerprint
Hall
Virtual Proximity Sensor
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
In-display fingerprint sensor-

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 model-Sony Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOS BSICMOS
Sensor format1/2"1/3"
Pixel size0.8 µm
0.000800 mm
1.22 µm
0.001220 mm
Aperturef/1.8f/1.8
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-3.99 mm
28 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Number of lenses66
Flash typeLED-
Image resolution8000 x 6000 pixels
48 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS30 fps60 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical 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
Macro 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
Macro mode
RAW
Secondary rear camera - 8 MP (ultra-wide-angle)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#2)
Pixel size - 1.12 μm (#2)
Third rear camera - 5 MP (macro)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#3)
Pixel size - 1.12 μm (#3)
Fourth rear camera - 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#4)
Flash type - Quad LED
Hybrid IR filter
Noise reduction
Sapphire crystal glass lens cover
1080p @ 240 fps

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 typeCMOSCMOS BSI
Pixel size-1 µm
0.001000 mm
Aperturef/2.2f/2.2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-2.87 mm
32 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
3088 x 2320 pixels
7.16 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
FeaturesFace unlock
HDR
HDR
Digital image stabilization
-720p @ 240 fps

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Dolby AtmosDolby Digital Plus
HAC (M3/T4) - Hearing Aid Comaptibility

Radio

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

RadioYesNo

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
Cell ID

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
Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
-2x2 MIMO

Bluetooth

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

Version5.15.0
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
HOGP
A2DP
LE

USB

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

Connector typeUSB Type-C-
Version2.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
Proprietary

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 jack-No

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
MST
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
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
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WAV
3GA
OGA
AWB
MID
XMF
MXMF
IMY
RTTTL
RTX
OTA
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AIFF

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
AVI
H.263
H.264
QuickTime
MPEG-4

Battery

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

Capacity5000 mAh1821 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-Ion
2G talk time-12 h
720 min
0.5 days
3G talk time-12 h
720 min
0.5 days
4G talk time40 h
2400 min
1.7 days
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Charger output power5 V / 3 A5 V / 1 A
Quick charge technologyQualcomm Quick Charge 2.0, AFCUSB Power Delivery 2.0
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Wireless charging
Fast charging
Non-removable
-Qi wireless charging

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)0.574 W/kg0.98 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)1.59 W/kg0.99 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)-1.17 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)-1.195 W/kg
Simultaneous Head SAR (USA)-1.481 W/kg
Simultaneous Body SAR (USA)-1.574 W/kg
Wi-Fi Hotspot SAR0.354 W/kg1.195 W/kg
Simultaneous Wi-Fi SAR-1.574 W/kg
FCC ID-BCG-E3500A
BCG-E3501A
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