Phone Comparison - Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) vs Samsung Galaxy A21s vs Samsung Galaxy A32 5G

general General Info

Manufacturer Samsung Samsung Samsung
Announced December 2015 Expected Announcement - May 2020 2021, January 13
Status Available - February 2016 Rumored Coming soon. Exp. release 2021, Februrary
Price Rs. 21,900 ($322.06) [Similarly Priced] - -
Colors Black, White, Gold, Pink Gold Black, White, Blue Black; other colors
Form Factor Candybar Candybar Candybar
Dimension 144.8 x 71.0 x 7.3 mm
(5.7 x 2.8 x 0.29 in)
8.9 mm thickness
(0.35 in thickness)
164.2 x 76.1 x 9.1 mm
(6.46 x 3 x 0.36 in)
Weight 155 g (5.47 oz) 191 g (6.74 oz) 205 g (7.23 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)
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (optional) 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 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) LTE LTE
Messaging SMS, MMS, EMail, IM
Build Features - - Fingerprint Sensor
- Fingerprint Sensor (side-mounted)

hardware Hardware and OS

OS Android OS, v5.1.1 (Lollipop) Android 10.0 Android 11
User Interface - One UI 2.0 One UI 3.0
Processor Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53 Octa-core 2.0 GHz, Exynos 850 Octa-core (2x2.0 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6x2.0 GHz Cortex-A55), MediaTek MT6853 Dimensity 720 5G (7 nm)
GPU - - Mali-G57 MC3
RAM 2 GB 3 GB 8 GB
Internal Memory 16 GB 64 GB 128 GB
External Memory microSD, up to 128 GB microSDXC microSDXC (dedicated slot)

display Display

Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen PLS TFT Capacitive Touchscreen IPS LCD Screen
Colors 16M colors 16M colors 16M Colour
Size 5.2 inches 6.55 inches 6.5 inches
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels (424 ppi) 720 x 1600 pixels (268 ppi) 1080 x 2400 pixels (405 ppi)
Screen-to-Body Ratio 72.38% - 81.59%
Multi-Touch yes yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

3.5mm Jack yes yes yes
Radio FM radio, recording - Unspecified
Games Yes + Downloadable Yes + Downloadable Yes + Downloadable
Loud Speaker yes yes yes

camera Camera

Rear Camera 13 MP, 4128 x 3096 pixels 48 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP 48 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP
Flash LED flash LED Flash No
Features Auto focus, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama 48 MP, f/2.0, 26mm (wide), 1/2.0", 0.8µm, PDAF
8 MP, f/2.4, (ultrawide), 1/4.0", 1.12µm
2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
Panorama, HDR
48 MP, f/2.0, 26mm (wide), 1/2.0", 0.8µm, PDAF
8 MP, f/2.2, 123˚, (ultrawide), 1/4.0", 1.12µm
5 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
panorama, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps 1080p@30fps 1080p@30fps
Front Camera 5 MP [Similar] 13 MP, f/2.3, 29mm (normal), 1/3.1", 1.12µm
HDR, Panorama
1080p@30fps [Similar]
13 MP, (wide), 1/3.1", 1.12µm
1080p@30fps [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS Yes Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes Yes
3G HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE 5.0, A2DP, LE 5.0, A2DP, LE
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
USB microUSB v2.0 Yes USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS Yes, with A-GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
Browser HTML5 Yes Yes

memory User Memory

Internal 16 GB, 2 GB RAM 64 GB, 3 GB RAM or 32 GB, 3 GB RAM 128 GB, 8 GB RAM or 128 GB, 6 GB RAM or 128 GB, 4 GB RAM
Expandable Storage microSD, up to 128 GB microSDXC microSDXC (dedicated slot)
USB OTG - Supported Supported

Apps Sensors

Fingerprint fingerprint supported fingerprint supported fingerprint supported
Proximity Sensor proximity sensor present proximity sensor present proximity sensor present
Accelerometer Sensor accelerometer sensor present accelerometer sensor present accelerometer sensor present
NFC NFC supported NFC supported NFC not supported

battery Battery

Type Non-removable Li-Ion Battery Non-removable Li-Po Battery
Battery Charging 10W
Non-removable Li-Po Battery
Fast battery charging 15W
Capacity 2900 mAh 5000 mAh 5000 mAh
Stand by - - -
Talk Time - - -