Xiaomi Redmi 4a has been released back in November 2016, while the Samsung Galaxy J3 2016 has hit the stores in the first month of 2016. Today we will compare these two smartphones and let you decide which one of them is better for you.
The Xiaomi Redmi 4a measures 139.9×70.4×8.5mm and weights 131.5 grams. On the other hand, the Samsung Galaxy J3 2016 is slimmer and heavier as it measures 142.3x71x7.9mm and weights 138 grams. Both phones come with a polycarbonate body, but the Redmi 4a has two horizontal lines at the top and bottom of the back.
Both devices sport a 5-inch display, but the Xiaomi Redmi 4a has an IPS LCD panel, while the Galaxy J3 2016 has a super AMOLED screen built by Samsung.
Processors, Graphics Cards & RAM
The Xiaomi Redmi 4a features a Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425 chipset, a quad-core Cortex A53 CPU clocked at 1.4GHz, an Adreno 308 graphics card and 2GB of RAM. The Samsung Galaxy J3 2016 has been released in two variants, as follows:
- Chipset: Exynos 3475 Quad or Spreadtrum SC9830;
- Processor: quad-core Cortex A7 CPU clocked at 1.3GHz or quad-core Cortex A7 CPU clocked at 1.5GHz;
- Graphics card: Mali-T720 or Mali-400;
- RAM: 1.5GB.
The Xiaomi Redmi 4a has been released in two internal storage variants of 16GB and 32GB. On the other hand, the Samsung Galaxy J3 2016 is available in variants of 8GB and 16GB. However, you can expand the capacity on both devices up to 256GB using a microSD card.
The Xiaomi Redmi 4a sports a primary camera of 13MP that features geo-tagging, HDR, touch focus, panorama, face detection and a secondary camera of 5MP. One of the Samsung Galaxy J3 2016 variants comes with a primary camera of 8MP and a secondary camera of 5MP, while the other one features a primary camera of 5MP and a secondary camera of 2MP.
The Xiaomi Redmi 4a has a non-removable battery of 3120 mAh, while the Galaxy J3 2016 features a weaker battery 2600 mAh that can be replaced.