Comparison between:
- Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
- nubia Z17 Lite

Brand and model

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

Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017)nubia Z17 Lite
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
Prices
nubia Z17 Lite
Prices
Model aliasSM-J530F
J530F
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Design

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

Width71.3 mm
7.13 cm
0.23 ft
2.81 in
72.55 mm
7.26 cm
0.24 ft
2.86 in
Height146.2 mm
14.62 cm
0.48 ft
5.76 in
152.75 mm
15.28 cm
0.5 ft
6.01 in
Thickness8 mm
0.8 cm
0.03 ft
0.31 in
7.6 mm
0.76 cm
0.02 ft
0.3 in
Weight160 g
0.35 lbs
5.64 oz
168 g
0.37 lbs
5.93 oz
Volume83.39 cm³
5.06 in³
84.22 cm³
5.11 in³
ColorsBlack
Blue
Gold
Gold
Black
Blue
Body materialsMetalMetal

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
Number of SIM cards12
FeaturesDual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)Dual 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
CDMA-CDMA 800 MHz
TD-SCDMA-TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)

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 6
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 6
EV-DO Rev. A
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 7.0 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 7.1 Nougat
User interface (UI)-nubia 5.0

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 7870Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 MSM8976 Pro
Process technology14 nm28 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A534x 1.95 GHz ARM Cortex-A72, 4x 1.44 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8
CPU cores88
CPU frequency1600 MHz1950 MHz
GPUARM Mali-T830 MP2Qualcomm Adreno 510
GPU cores2-
RAM capacity2 GB6 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR3
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency933 MHz933 MHz

Storage

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

Storage16 GB64 GB
eMMC 5.1eMMC 5.1

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 size5.2 in
132.08 mm
13.21 cm
5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
Width2.55 in
64.75 mm
6.48 cm
2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
Height4.53 in
115.12 mm
11.51 cm
4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution720 x 1280 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels
Pixel density282 ppi
110 ppcm
401 ppi
157 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area71.74 %75.49 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
-Corning Gorilla Glass
2.5D curved glass screen
LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
96% NTSC

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

Primary camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed at its back and is used for taking photos and recording videos.

Sensor modelSony IMX258 Exmor RSSony IMX258 Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOSCMOS
Sensor size4.73 x 3.49 mm
0.23 in
4.71 x 3.49 mm
0.23 in
Pixel size1.137 µm
0.001137 mm
1.133 µm
0.001133 mm
Crop factor7.367.37
ISO100 - 800100 - 12800
Aperturef/1.7f/2.2
Focal length3.71 mm
27.3 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
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Flash typeLEDDual LED
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 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
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
Secondary rear camera - 13 MP (monochrome)
Sensor model - Sony IMX258 Exmor RS (#2)
Sensor size - 4.713 x 3.4944 mm (#2)
5-element lens
Sapphire crystal glass lens cover

Secondary camera

Secondary cameras are placed above the screen of the device and are usually used for video calls, gesture recognition, etc.

Sensor model-Samsung
Sensor typeISOCELLISOCELL
Aperturef/1.9f/2
Focal length3.34 mm-
Flash typeLED-
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 28 mm5-element lens
Wide-angle lens - 80°

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
HAC (M4/T3) - Hearing Aid CompatibilityDTS
Headphone adapter

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
GLONASS
BeiDou
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-Fi802.11a
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
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth

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

Version4.14.2
FeaturesA2DP
AVRCP
EDR
HDP
HFP
HID
MAP
OPP
PBAP
SPP
A2DP
LE

USB

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

Connector typeMicro USBUSB Type-C
Version2.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
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 jackYesNo

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
ANT+
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
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
eAAC+
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
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
WMV
3GPP
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
Xvid

Battery

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

Capacity3000 mAh3200 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-Polymer
2G talk time21 h
1260 min
0.9 days
-
2G stand-by time460 h
27600 min
19.2 days
-
3G talk time21 h
1260 min
0.9 days
-
3G stand-by time460 h
27600 min
19.2 days
-
Charger output power5 V / 1.55 A5 V / 1.5 A
Quick charge technology-Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
FeaturesNon-removableFast charging
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)0.349 W/kg-
Body SAR (EU)1.36 W/kg-
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