Comparison between:
- HiSense T5 Plus
- Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

Brand and model

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

HiSense T5 PlusSamsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
HiSense T5 PlusSamsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Model aliasT5+SM-A720F
A720F

Design

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

Width80 mm
8 cm
0.262 ft
3.15 in
77.6 mm
7.76 cm
0.255 ft
3.055 in
Height156.5 mm
15.65 cm
0.513 ft
6.161 in
156.8 mm
15.68 cm
0.514 ft
6.173 in
Thickness8.7 mm
0.87 cm
0.029 ft
0.343 in
7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.026 ft
0.311 in
Volume108.92 cm³
6.61 in³
96.12 cm³
5.84 in³
ColorsBlack
Gold
Silver
Black
Rose-gold
Blue
Gold
Body materialsPlasticAluminium alloy
Glass
Certification-IP68

SIM card

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

SIM card typeMicro-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards21
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)

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
W-CDMAW-CDMA 900 MHz
W-CDMA 1900 MHz
W-CDMA 2100 MHz
-
UMTS-UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 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-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
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-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)

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 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 7.0 NougatAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Android 7.0 Nougat
Android 8.0 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 MT6737VSamsung Exynos 7 Octa 7880
Process technology28 nm14 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A53ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)32 KB + 32 KB-
Level 2 cache memory (L2)512 KB
0.5 MB
-
CPU cores48
CPU frequency1250 MHz1900 MHz
GPUARM Mali-T720 MP1ARM Mali-T830 MP3
GPU cores13
GPU frequency600 MHz950 MHz
RAM capacity1 GB3 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR4
RAM channelsSingle channelDouble channel
RAM frequency640 MHz1033 MHz

Storage

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

Storage16 GB32 GB
eMMC 5.0-

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/technologyIPSSuper AMOLED
Diagonal size5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
5.7 in
144.78 mm
14.48 cm
Width2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
2.79 in
70.98 mm
7.1 cm
Height4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
4.97 in
126.19 mm
12.62 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution720 x 1280 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels
Pixel density267 ppi
104 ppcm
386 ppi
151 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area66.82 %73.85 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
300 cd/m²
Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Always-On Display

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall

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-Samsung S5K3P8
Sensor typeCMOSISOCELL
Sensor format-1/3.1"
Pixel size-1 µm
0.001000 mm
Aperturef/2f/1.9
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-3.6 mm
Number of lenses4-
Flash typeLEDLED
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Interpolated resolution - 13 MP-

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 modelGalaxyCore GC5005-
Sensor typeCMOS-
Sensor size2.92 x 2.2 mm
0.14 in
-
Pixel size1.127 µm
0.001127 mm
-
Crop factor11.84-
Aperturef/2.4f/1.9
Image resolution2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
Interpolated resolution - 8 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

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
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.

Version4.04.2
FeaturesA2DPA2DP
AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
HOGP

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
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
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
MPEG-4
Xvid
3GPP
3GPP2
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VC-1
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
WMV7
WMV8
Xvid

Battery

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

Capacity2200 mAh3600 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-Ion
2G talk time10 h
600 min
0.4 days
23 h
1380 min
1 days
2G stand-by time200 h
12000 min
8.3 days
-
3G talk time10 h
600 min
0.4 days
23 h
1380 min
1 days
3G stand-by time200 h
12000 min
8.3 days
-
Charger output power5 V / 1 A9 V / 1.67 A
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)-0.21 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)-1.33 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)-0.24 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)-0.71 W/kg
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