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Network
Technology GSM / UMTS / HSPA / LTE GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only) GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
  UMTS 2100
4G Network 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 40 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 17, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A Cat6 300/50 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps
Launch
Announced 2015, December. Released 2015, December 2017, January. Released 2017, January
Status Discontinued Discontinued
Body
Dimensions 144.8 x 71 x 7.3 mm (5.70 x 2.80 x 0.29 in) 146.1 x 71.4 x 7.9 mm (5.75 x 2.81 x 0.31 in)
Weight 155 g (5.47 oz) 157 g (5.54 oz)
Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass 4), glass back (Gorilla Glass 4), aluminum frame Glass front (Gorilla Glass 4), glass back, aluminum frame
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
  IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
Display
Type Super AMOLED Super AMOLED
Size 5.2 inches, 74.5 cm2 (~72.5% screen-to-body ratio) 5.2 inches, 74.5 cm2 (~71.5% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~424 ppi density) 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~424 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  Always-on display
Platform
OS Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat) Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Chipset Exynos 7580 Octa (28 nm)
Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 (28 nm) - China only
Exynos 7880 (14 nm)
CPU Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53
Octa-core (4x1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53) - China only
Octa-core 1.9 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Mali-T720MP2
Adreno 405 - China only
Mali-T830MP3
Memory
Card slot microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot) - dual SIM model only microSDXC (dedicated slot)
Internal 16GB 2GB RAM 32GB 3GB RAM, 64GB 3GB RAM
 eMMC 5.0 or eMMC 4.5 eMMC 5.1
Main Camera
Modules 13 MP, f/1.9, 28mm (wide), AF, OIS 16 MP, f/1.9, 27mm (wide), AF
Features LED flash, panorama, HDR LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps 1080p@30fps
Selfie Camera
Modules 5 MP, f/1.9, 24mm (wide) 16 MP, f/1.9, 26mm (wide), 1/3.06", 1.0┬Ám
Video 1080p@30fps 1080p@30fps
Sound
Loudspeaker Yes Yes
3.5mm jack Yes Yes
Comms
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE 4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC Yes Yes
Infrared port No No
Radio FM radio FM radio
USB microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go USB Type-C 2.0
Features
Sensors Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
 ANT+
Samsung Pay
ANT+
Samsung Pay
Battery
Type Li-Ion 2900 mAh, non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh, non-removable
Charging Fast charging 18W Fast charging 18W
Stand-by
Talk time Up to 16 h (3G) Up to 16 h (3G)
Music play Up to 75 h Up to 53 h
Misc
Colors Black, White, Gold, Pink Black Sky, Gold Sand, Blue Mist, Peach Cloud
SAR 0.29 W/kg (head)     0.47 W/kg (body)     0.88 W/kg (head)     0.55 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU 0.29 W/kg (head)     0.47 W/kg (body)     0.52 W/kg (head)     1.39 W/kg (body)    
Models SM-A5100, SM-A510F, SM-A510M, SM-A510Y, SM-A510FD, SM-A5108, SM-A510S, SM-A510K, SM-A510L, SM-A510 SM-A520F, SM-A520F, SM-A520K, SM-A520L, SM-A520S, SM-A520W
Price About 160 EUR About 190 EUR
Tests
Performance Basemark OS II 2.0: 833
Basemark X: 4947
GFXBench: 5.2fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)
Display Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal), 3.789 (sunlight)3.789 Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal), 3.804 (sunlight)
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Loudspeaker Voice 65dB / Noise 66dB / Ring 66dB Voice 66dB / Noise 66dB / Ring 78dB
Audio quality Noise -93.4dB / Crosstalk -53.0dB Noise -93.1dB / Crosstalk -90.2dB
Battery life Endurance rating 91h Endurance rating 95h

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