Want to compare Samsung J7 vs Samsung A8 mobile? You have come to the right place. Here you can find Samsung J7 vs Samsung A8 comparison based on display size, processor speed, camera resolution, user experience, memory size, connectivity strength, and overall dimension.

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On one hand, Samsung Galaxy J7 has a 5.0-inch IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 720 x 1,280 pixels that results in a pixel density of 294 ppi. The phone is powered by a 1.7GHz quad-core processor and 1.2GHz quad-core Cortex A53 processors which are mated with a whopping 3GB RAM and Adreno 405 graphics. To store data and files, it houses an inbuilt memory of 16GB which can further be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card.

On the other hand, Samsung A8 It houses a 5.7-inch Super AMOLED capacitive multi-touch display with a maximum display of 1,080 x 1,920 pixels. The display architecture fosters a pixel density of 386ppi and renders good viewing angles from all directions along with a supreme brightness and colour ratio. To render a powerful performance the device is equipped with a quad-core, 1.8 GHz, Cortex A15 + quad-core, 1.3 GHz, Cortex A7 processor based on an Exynos 5 Octa chipset. The CPU is also mated with a 2GB RAM and a Mali-T628 MP6 GPU and makes sure that the premium smartphone gives a lag-free multitasking and high end gaming experience.The smartphone runs on the latest Android v5.1 (Lollipop) OS.

Our recommendation: We recommend you to buy Samsung A8 over Samsung J7 because it is a much better value for money with latest design and processor with way better camera.

Samsung J7 vs Samsung A8 Comparison Table

Key Specs
Display5.50-inch5.70-inch
Processor1.6GHz octa-coreSamsung Exynos 5430
Front Camera5-megapixel5-megapixel
Rear Camera13-megapixel16-megapixel
RAM2GB2GB
Storage16GB32GB
Battery Capacity3300mAh3050mAh
OSAndroid 6.0.1Android 5.1.1
Resolution720×1080 pixels1080×1920 pixels
 
General
BrandSamsungSamsung
ModelGalaxy J7 (2016)Galaxy A8
Release dateMarch 1, 2016July 1, 2015
Form factorTouchscreenTouchscreen
Dimensions (mm)151.70 x 76.00 x 7.80158.00 x 76.80 x 5.90
Weight (g)170.00151.00
Battery capacity (mAh)33003050
Removable batteryYesNo
ColoursPink, White, GoldBlack, White, Gold
Alternate namesSM-A800F
SAR value0.10
Display
Screen size (inches)5.505.70
TouchscreenYesYes
Resolution720×1080 pixels1080×1920 pixels
Pixels per inch (PPI)386
Hardware
Processor1.6GHz octa-core1.8GHz octa-core
RAM2GB2GB
Internal storage16GB32GB
Expandable storageYesYes
Expandable storage typemicroSDmicroSD
Expandable storage up to (GB)128128
Processor makeSamsung Exynos 5430
Camera
Rear camera13-megapixel16-megapixel
Rear flashDual LEDLED
Front camera5-megapixel5-megapixel
Front flashLED
Software
Operating systemAndroid 6.0.1Android 5.1.1
SkinTouchWiz UITouchWiz UI
Connectivity
Wi-FiYesYes
Wi-Fi standards supported802.11 b/g/n802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
GPSYesYes
BluetoothYes, v 4.10Yes, v 4.10
NFCNoNo
InfraredNoNo
USB OTGYesYes
Headphones3.5mm3.5mm
FMNoYes
Number of SIMs22
Wi-Fi DirectYesNo
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)NoNo
Sim 1
SIM TypeMicro-SIMNano-SIM
GSM/CDMAGSMGSM + CDMA
3GYesYes
4G/ LTEYesYes
Sim 2
SIM TypeMicro-SIMNano-SIM
GSM/CDMAGSMGSM + CDMA
3GYesYes
4G/ LTEYesYes
Sensors
Compass/ MagnetometerNoYes
Proximity sensorYesYes
AccelerometerYesYes
Ambient light sensorYesYes
GyroscopeNoNo
BarometerNoNo
Temperature sensorNo