Samsung is known for its mobiles worldwide. Samsung has some of the mobile devices associated with its name. Whatever your range or whatever your requirement, Samsung has a mobile device to suit your circumstances.
Nowadays, mobile phones are more like mobile computers. Their purpose is not limited to that of a phone. Mobile phones have become essential in daily life. We are using mobiles for entertainment, information, and whatnot.
Therefore, in today’s date and time when we talk about mobile phones, it is rare that we would be discussing their capability to make calls. Rather we would be looking at how much data it can store, how much battery time it is offering. Mobiles are also used for entertainment and remaining up to date with the latest trends.
Why Choose Samsung?
Choosing a Samsung phone is just as if you are choosing to buy a car or any other item that you would buy for yourself. Before buying anything, a person considers some key points. For example, how you are going to use it, what purposes will it fulfill, and how much you are prepared to pay for it.
The great news is no matter what your pocket size there is a phone for every size of the pocket. In this article, we will be discussing two mobile phones launched by Samsung in 2019. Below we will compare two mobile phones which are Samsung Galaxy A10 and Samsung Galaxy A20.
|Model||Samsung Galaxy A10||Samsung Galaxy A20|
|Announced||February 2019||March 2019|
|March 2019||April 2019|
|Exterior||Weight||168g (5.92oz)||169g (5.96oz)|
|Structure||Glass front, plastic frame, plastic back||Glass front (Gorilla Glass 3), plastic frame, plastic back|
|Size Inches||6.13 x 2.98 x 0.31 in||6.24 x 2.94 x 0.31 in|
|Size-Millimeters||155.6 x 75.6 x 7.9 mm||158.4 x 74.7 x 7.8 mm|
|Operating System||Android 9.0 (PIE)||Android 9.0 (PIE) One UI|
|OS Upgradable||Upgradable to Android 10, One UI 2.0|
|Colors||Blue, Black, Red||Red, Deep Blue, Black, Coral, Orange, Gold|
|Screen Size||6.2 inch||6.4 inch|
|Display Type||IPS LCS||Super Amoled|
|Bezel-less||Yes, with waterdrop notch||Yes, with waterdrop notch|
|Screen Format||19: 9 (height: width)||19.5: 9 (height: width)|
|Screen Area||95.9 cm²||100.5 cm²|
|Screen Resolutions||720 x 1520 pixels||720 x 1560 pixels|
|Touch Screen Type||Capacitive||Capacitive|
|Pixel Per Inch||271||268|
|Camera Type||Front and Rear||Front and Rear|
|Rear Camera||Resolutions||13 megapixels||13 + 5 megapixels|
|Resolutions||05 megapixels, f/2.0||08 megapixels, f/2.0|
|Rear Camera||13MP, f/1.9, 28mm (wide)||13MP, f/1.9, 28mm (wide)|
5MP, f/2.2, 12mm (ultrawide)
|Image Resolution||4128 x 3096||4128 x 3096|
|Sensor||ISO – Cell||Exmor – RS Cmos Sensor|
|Settings||Exposure Compensation, ISO Control||Exposure Composition, ISO Control|
|Maximum Video||Resolutions||1080 @ 30 FPS||1080 @ 30 FPS|
|Battery Capacity||Li-Ion||3400 mAH||4000 mAH|
|Keypad||Touch Screen||Touch Screen|
|Fingerprint Sensor||No||Yes (rear-mounted)|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS||Yes (market/region dependent)|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps|
|Bluetooth||Yes 5.0, A2DPE, LE||Yes, 5.0, A2DPE, LE|
|NFC||No||Yes (market/region dependent)|
|Chipset||EXYNOS 7884 (14nm)||EXYNOS 7884 (14nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (2×1.6 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6×1.35 GHz Cortex-A53)||Octa-core (2×1.6 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6×1.35 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|GPU||Mali-G71 MP2||Mali-G71 MP2|
|RAM||2 GB||3 GB|
|Storage Internal||32 GB||32 GB|
|Card Slot||microSDXC, up to 512 GB (dedicated slot)||microSDXC, up to 01 TB (dedicated slot)|
|Radio||FM Radio||FM Radio|
|USB||micro-USB 2.0 USB on the go||USB Type-C 2.0 USB on the go|
|Noise Cancellation||Active Noise cancellation with dedicated mic||Active Noise Cancellation with dedicated mic|
From the above comparison chart, we can understand the differences and similarities in detail. As you can see from the above comparison chart there is little difference between the two mobile phones. Below we will try to highlight areas where one is better than the other.
Things that we find better in Samsung Galaxy A20 in comparison to Samsung Galaxy A10. Starting from the exterior and moving towards the interior. We will try to mention things that are different or better between the two mobile phones.
Samsung Galaxy A20 is coming in more color options than the Samsung Galaxy A10. Samsung A20 is coming in six different colors. Samsung Galaxy A10 on the other hand is coming in only three different colors.
Screen Glass and Type
Samsung Galaxy A20 front glass is Corning Gorilla Glass v3 yet the competitor Samsung Galaxy A10 is having only a TFT screen. Similarly, the display type is Super AMOLED for Samsung Galaxy A20, and for Samsung Galaxy, A10 is IPS LCS only.
The screen area for Samsung Galaxy A20 is larger than the screen of the Samsung Galaxy A10. The A20 boasts a screen of 100.5 cm² in comparison to the A10 which has a screen of 95.9 cm². Similarly, the screen resolution for A20 is 720 x 1560 pixels and for A10 is 720 x 1520.
Samsung Galaxy A20 is superior in terms of camera and its performance. Samsung Galaxy A20 has a selfie camera with a resolution of 8MP. Two back cameras with resolutions of 13MP and 5MP. The back camera with a 5MP resolution has a wide-angle lens. Apart from the above differences, A20 has a face detection feature with its camera yet A10 is not offering any such feature.
The A20 Samsung Galaxy’s battery has longer battery life and has a 15W quick recharge feature yet the A10 battery life is lesser and does not support quick recharge.
Ram and Memory
The Samsung Galaxy A20 has bigger RAM which is 3GB and the built-in memory is the same as A10’s which is 32GB. But the A10 memory card slot can only accept up to 512GB of microSD memory card. On the other hand, Samsung A20 can hold a memory card up to 1TB microSD card.
Samsung Galaxy A20 has a price tag of $129.78 which a bit higher than $97.99 for Samsung Galaxy A10.
Pros and Cons
Samsung Galaxy A10
Samsung Galaxy A20
|Low Price||Low Camera Resolutions||Superior Design||Okay on Performance|
|Three Color Options||Ordinary Glass Screen||Amoled Display||Indoor Camera Performance Poor|
|Large Screen||Dedicated Card Slot|
|Longer Battery Charge|
|Six Color Options|
From the above discussion and comparison, we can easily conclude. Based on overall features and built both the phones are nearly identical. But Samsung A20 has more edge over Samsung A10 because of some additional features.