Lenovo K12 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy A31 – Review, specifications and prices

The new Lenovo K12 Pro device has a 3 camera setup with a main lens of 64 MP, Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 processor chipset and a battery of 6000 mAh. On other side, the Samsung Galaxy A31 also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Lenovo K12 Pro Samsung Galaxy A31
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.8 in (inches) 6.4 in (inches)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 MediaTek Helio P65
Operating System Android 10 Android 10
Resolution 720 x 1640 pixels 1080 x 2400 pixels
RAM 4 GB (gigabytes) 4 GB (gigabytes) or 6 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 64 GB (gigabytes) 64 GB (gigabytes),128 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 64/2/2 MP 48/8/5/5 MP
Front Camera 16 MP 20 MP
Battery 6000 mAh 5000 mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Lenovo K12 Pro runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 4 cores of 2.0 GHz Kryo 260 and 4 cores of 1.8 GHz Kryo 260. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2000 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. Running on Android 10 operating system.

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 is a less powerful chipset processor than the MediaTek Helio P65.

Meanwhile, the Samsung Galaxy A31 has a MediaTek Helio P65, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 2 cores of 2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 and 6 cores of 1.7 GHz Cortex-A55. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2000 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. And it’s running on Android 10 OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Lenovo K12 Pro is carrying a Qualcomm Adreno 610,950 MHz (megahertz) gpu in the interior and the Samsung Galaxy A31 has the ARM Mali-G52 graphics processor.

Battery

The Lenovo K12 Pro battery capacity is 6000 mAh which is a 20% (percent) more powerful than the 5000 mAh offered by the Samsung Galaxy A31. Some features include Fast charging and Non-removable.
The Samsung Galaxy A31 battery include Fast charging and Non-removable.

Screen

The device is using a IPS display with 720 x 1640 pixels and a screen size of 6.8 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Samsung Galaxy A31 is featuring a Super AMOLED display with 1080 x 2400 pixels and a screen size of 6.4 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Lenovo K12 Pro is a 6.2% bigger than Samsung Galaxy A31 screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Lenovo K12 Pro Samsung Galaxy A31
Capacitive 2.5D curved glass screen
Multi-touch Capacitive
Scratch resistant Infinity-U Display
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Lenovo K12 Pro is carrying a ram memory of 4 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 1866 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.

The Samsung Galaxy A31 is coming with a 4 GB (gigabytes) or 6 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like LPDDR4X and Double channel.
In the basic edition, both phones have the same ram capacity of 4 gigabytes.

The maximum ram capacity offered by the Lenovo K12 Pro is 4 gigabytes ,which is a 50% smaller than the Samsung Galaxy A31 with 6 gigabytes

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Lenovo K12 Pro comes with or 64 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, both phones have the same storage capacity of 64 gigabytes.

The maximum storage capacity offered by the Lenovo K12 Pro is 64 gigabytes ,which is a 100% less than the Samsung Galaxy A31 with 128 gigabytes

Samsung Galaxy A31 gets you or 64 GB (gigabytes) or 128 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Lenovo K12 Pro rear camera setup is composed by 3 lenses of 64/2/2 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.8 f/2.4 f/2.4 respectively.

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Meanwhile the Samsung Galaxy A31 rear camera comes with 4 lenses of 48/8/5/5 MP , the flash type is LED , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/2.0 f/2.2 f/2.4 f/2.4 respectively.

Samsung
Lenovo K12 Pro Samsung Galaxy A31
2.5 cm shooting distance (#2) Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2) Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2) Aperture size – f/2.4 (#4)
Autofocus Autofocus
Continuous shooting Continuous shooting
Digital image stabilization Digital zoom
Digital zoom Exposure compensation
Exposure compensation Face detection
Face detection Fourth rear camera – 5 MP (macro)
Geotagging Geotagging
HDR HDR
ISO settings ISO settings
Laser autofocus (LAF) Panorama
Panorama Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Secondary rear camera – 8 MP (ultra-wide)
Pixel size – 1.75 µm (#2) Self-timer
Pixel size – 1.75 µm (#2) Third rear camera – 5 MP (depth-sensing)
Scene mode Touch focus
Secondary rear camera – 2 MP (macro) White balance settings
Self-timer
Third rear camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Lenovo K12 Pro comes with a 16 MP in the front.

The Samsung Galaxy A31 has a 20 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Lenovo K12 Pro Samsung Galaxy A31
16 MP 20 MP
Aperture:f/2.0.2 Aperture:f/2.2
Face unlock Biometric recognition
Sensor type:CMOS BSI (backside illumination) HDR

Data network and speed connectivity/bandwidth

The mobile networks technologies improve the communication between devices, connectivity speed and files download/upload bandwidth depending of the place.

Lenovo K12 Pro Samsung Galaxy A31
EDGE EDGE
EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s) GPRS
GPRS HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s)
HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s) LTE Cat 10(102.0/452.2 Mbit/s)
LTE Cat 13 DL/Cat 5 UL UMTS(384 kbit/s)
UFS 2.1
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Lenovo K12 Pro price is $153 and the Samsung Galaxy A31 price tag is $200

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