Phone Comparison - Samsung Galaxy A40 vs Samsung Galaxy A20e vs Honor 8S

general General Info

Manufacturer Samsung Samsung Honor
Announced March 2019 April 2019 Exp. announcement 2020, May
Status Coming Soon - April 2019 Coming Soon - April 2019 Rumored. Exp. release 2020, May
Colors Black, White, Blue, Coral Black, White Black, Gold, Blue
Form Factor Candybar Candybar Candybar
Dimension 144.3 x 69.1 x 7.9 mm
(5.68 x 2.72 x 0.31 in)
- 147.1 x 70.8 x 8.5 mm
(5.79 x 2.79 x 0.33 in)
Weight - - 146 g (5.15 oz)
SIM Type Single SIM (Nano-SIM), Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Single SIM (Nano-SIM), Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Single SIM (Nano-SIM), Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only) GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM only) GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (Dual SIM model only)
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500) LTE LTE
Messaging
Build Features - Fingerprint Sensor
- Fingerprint Sensor
-

hardware Hardware and OS

OS Android 9.0 (Pie) Android 9.0 (Pie) Android 9.0 (Pie)
User Interface - One UI EMUI 9
Processor Octa-core (2x1.8 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53), Exynos 7885 Octa (14 nm) Octa-core (2x1.6 GHz & 6x1.35 GHz), Exynos 7884 Quad-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53, Mediatek MT6761 Helio A22 (12 nm)
GPU Mali-G71 Mali-G71 PowerVR GE8320
RAM 4 GB 3 GB 3 GB
Internal Memory 64 GB 32 GB 64 GB
External Memory microSD, up to 512 GB (dedicated slot) microSD, up to 512 GB (dedicated slot) microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)

display Display

Type Super AMOLED Capacitive Touchscreen IPS LCD Capacitive Touchscreen HD+ IPS LCD Capacitive Touchscreen
Colors 16M colors 16M colors 16M colors
Size 5.9 inches 5.8 inches 5.71 inches
Resolution 1080 x 2280 pixels (428 ppi) 720 x 1560 pixels (296 ppi) 720 x 1520 pixels (295 ppi)
Screen-to-Body Ratio 86.97% - 77.90%
Multi-Touch yes yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

3.5mm Jack yes yes yes
Radio FM radio FM radio FM radio
Games Yes + Downloadable Yes + Downloadable Yes + Downloadable
Loud Speaker yes yes yes

camera Camera

Rear Camera 16 MP + 5 MP 13 MP + 5 MP 13 MP
Flash LED Flash LED Flash LED Flash
Features 16 MP, f/2.0, PDAF
5 MP, f/2.2, 12mm, (ultrawide)
Panorama, HDR
13 MP, f/1.9, 28mm (wide), AF
5 MP, f/2.2, 12mm (ultrawide)
Panorama, HDR
13 MP, f/1.8, PDAF
HDR, Panorama
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps 1080p@30fps 1080p@30fps
Front Camera 25 MP, 1080p@30fps [Similar] 8 MP, f/2.0 [Similar] 5 MP, f/2.2, 1.12┬Ám [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS Yes Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes Yes
3G HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat12 600/150 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps HSPA, LTE
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE 4.2, A2DP, LE 5.0, A2DP, LE
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
USB Type-C 1.0 reversible connector microUSB 2.0 microUSB 2.0
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
Browser Yes Yes Yes

memory User Memory

Internal 64 GB, 4 GB RAM 32 GB, 3 GB RAM 64 GB, 3 GB RAM or 32 GB, 2 GB RAM
Expandable Storage microSD, up to 512 GB (dedicated slot) microSD, up to 512 GB (dedicated slot) microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
USB OTG Supported Supported Supported

Apps Sensors

Fingerprint fingerprint supported fingerprint supported fingerprint not supported
Proximity Sensor proximity sensor present proximity sensor present proximity sensor present
Accelerometer Sensor accelerometer sensor present accelerometer sensor present accelerometer sensor present
Magnetic-Field Sensor (Compass) magnetic field sensor present magnetic field sensor present magnetic field sensor not present
Gyroscope Sensor gyroscope sensor present gyroscope sensor not present gyroscope sensor not present
NFC NFC supported NFC not supported NFC not supported

battery Battery

Type Non-removable Li-Po Battery Non-removable Li-Po Battery
Fast battery charging 15W
Non-removable Li-Ion Battery
Capacity 3100 mAh 3000 mAh 3020 mAh
Stand by - - -
Talk Time - - -