Comparison between:
- Tecno Camon 16 Pro
- Samsung Galaxy A21s

Brand and model

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

Tecno Camon 16 ProSamsung Galaxy A21s
Tecno Camon 16 ProSamsung Galaxy A21s
Prices
Model aliasCamon16 ProSM-A217F
SM-A217F/DS

Design

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

Width77.18 mm
7.718 cm
0.253 ft
3.039 in
75.3 mm
7.53 cm
0.247 ft
2.965 in
Height170.9 mm
17.09 cm
0.561 ft
6.728 in
163.7 mm
16.37 cm
0.537 ft
6.445 in
Thickness9.2 mm
0.92 cm
0.03 ft
0.362 in
8.9 mm
0.89 cm
0.029 ft
0.35 in
Weight-192 g
0.42 lbs
6.77 oz
Volume121.35 cm³
7.37 in³
109.71 cm³
6.66 in³
ColorsOnyx Black
Ice Blue
Black
White
Blue
Red
Body materialsPlasticPlastic

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 cards21
FeaturesDual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)Dual 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 (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)
W-CDMAW-CDMA 850 MHz (B5)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B8)
W-CDMA 2100 MHz (B1)
-
UMTS-UMTS 850 MHz (B5)
UMTS 900 MHz (B8)
UMTS 1900 MHz (B2)
UMTS 2100 MHz (B1)
LTELTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-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 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-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 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
UMTS
EDGE
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)HiOS 7.0 (Android 10)Android 10
User interface (UI)-One UI 2.0

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.

SoCMediaTek Helio G70Samsung Exynos 850 (S5E3830)
Process technology12 nm8 nm
CPU2x 2.0 GHz Cortex-A75, 6x 1.7 GHz Cortex-A554x 2.0 GHz Cortex-A55 cores, 4x Cortex-A55 cores
CPU bits64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8.2-AARMv8-A
CPU cores88
CPU frequency2000 MHz2000 MHz
GPUARM Mali-G52 2EEMC2ARM Mali-G52
GPU frequency820 MHz-
RAM capacity6 GB3 GB
4 GB
6 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4XLPDDR4X
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency1866 MHz1866 MHz

Storage

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

Storage128 GB32 GB
64 GB
-eMMC 5.1

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/technologyIPSPLS
Diagonal size6.8 in
172.72 mm
17.27 cm
6.5 in
165.1 mm
16.51 cm
Width2.73 in
69.43 mm
6.94 cm
2.67 in
67.75 mm
6.78 cm
Height6.23 in
158.15 mm
15.82 cm
5.93 in
150.56 mm
15.06 cm
Aspect ratio2.278:12.222:1
Resolution720 x 1640 pixels720 x 1600 pixels
Pixel density263 ppi
103 ppcm
270 ppi
106 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area83.52 %83.02 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Dual Dot-in DisplayInfinity-O Display

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
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 modelOmniVision OV64B-
Sensor typeCMOSCMOS
Sensor format1/2"-
Pixel size0.7 µm
0.000700 mm
-
Aperturef/1.79f/2
Field of view79 °-
Flash typeLEDLED
Image resolution9280 x 6920 pixels
64.22 MP
8000 x 6000 pixels
48 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
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
Penta-LED flash
Ultra Night Portrait Powered By TAIVOS
Secondary rear camera - 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Sensor model - GalaxyCore GC02M1B (#2)
Sensor size - 1/5" (#2)
Pixel size - 1.75 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Angle of view - 89° (#2)
Third rear camera - 2 MP (macro)
Sensor model - GalaxyCore GC02M1 (#3)
Sensor size - 1/5" (#3)
Pixel size - 1.75 μm (#3)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#3)
Angle of view - 88° (#3)
Fourth rear camera - AI lens
Pixel size - 2.5 μm (#4)
Aperture size - f/3.5 (#4)
Angle of view - 40° (#4)
Secondary rear camera - 8 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#2)
Third rear camera - 2 MP (macro)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#3)
Fourth rear camera - 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#4)

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 modelSamsung S5K3P9-
Sensor typeCMOS-
Sensor format1/3"1/3.1"
Pixel size1 µm
0.001000 mm
1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
Aperturef/2f/2.2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-2.61 mm
25 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view78 °-
Auxiliary lightDual LED-
Image resolution4640 x 3488 pixels
16.18 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
FeaturesFace unlock
HDR
Face unlock
Secondary front camera-

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-Fi802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
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.

Version5.05.0
FeaturesA2DP
LE
A2DP
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
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
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
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
DivX
MP4
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.

Capacity5000 mAh5000 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
Charger output power9 V / 2 A5 V / 2 A
9 V / 1.67 A
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Fast 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)-0.23 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)-1.38 W/kg
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