Samsung Galaxy A02s vs POCO M3 – Review, specifications and prices

The new Samsung Galaxy A02s phone has a 3 camera setup with a main lens of 13 MP, Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor chipset and a battery of 5000 mAh. On other side, the POCO M3 also has awesome features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Samsung Galaxy A02s POCO M3
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.5 in (inches) 6.53 in (inches)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 Qualcomm Snapdragon 662
Operating System One UI 2.0 One UI 2.0
Resolution 720 x 1520 pixels 1080 x 2340 pixels
RAM 3 GB (gigabytes) 4 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 32 GB (gigabytes) 64 GB (gigabytes),128 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 13/2/2 MP 48/2/2 MP
Front Camera 5 MP 8 MP
Battery 5000 mAh 6000 mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Samsung Galaxy A02s runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 1800 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. Running on One UI 2.0 operating system.

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 is a better chipset processor than the Qualcomm Snapdragon 662.

Meanwhile, the POCO M3 has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 662, the second 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. And it’s running on One UI 2.0 OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Samsung Galaxy A02s is carrying a Qualcomm Adreno 506 gpu in the interior and the POCO M3 has the Qualcomm Adreno 610,950 MHz (megahertz) graphics processor.

Battery

The Samsung Galaxy A02s battery capacity is 5000 mAh which is a 20% (percent) less powerful than the 6000 mAh offered by the POCO M3. Some features include Fast charging and Non-removable.
The POCO M3 battery include Fast charging and Non-removable.

Screen

The smartphone is using a TFT display with 720 x 1520 pixels and a screen size of 6.5 in (inches).

Meanwhile the POCO M3 is featuring a IPS display with 1080 x 2340 pixels and a screen size of 6.53 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Samsung Galaxy A02s is a 0.4% smaller than POCO M3 screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Samsung Galaxy A02s POCO M3
Capacitive 1500:1
Infinity-V Display 2.5D curved glass screen
Multi-touch 70% NTSC
Capacitive
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light certification
Wildvine L1 certified

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Samsung Galaxy A02s is carrying a ram memory of 3 GB (gigabytes) with some features like .

The POCO M3 is coming with a 4 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 1866 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.
In the basic edition, the Samsung Galaxy A02s gives a 33.3% more ram memory capacity than POCO M3.

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Samsung Galaxy A02s comes with or 32 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, the Samsung Galaxy A02s gives a 100% more storage memory capacity than POCO M3.

The maximum storage capacity offered by the Samsung Galaxy A02s is 32 gigabytes ,which is a 300% less than the POCO M3 with 128 gigabytes

POCO M3 gets you or 64 GB (gigabytes) or 128 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Samsung Galaxy A02s rear camera setup is composed by 3 lenses of 13/2/2 MP , the flash type is LED , a focal length and 35 mm equivalent:28 mm , a pixel size of 1.12 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/2.2 f/2.4 f/2.4 respectively.

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Meanwhile the POCO M3 rear camera comes with 3 lenses of 48/2/2 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , carrying sensor like Sony IMX582 Exmor RS , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.79 f/2.4 f/2.4 respectively.

POCO
Samsung Galaxy A02s POCO M3
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2) Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3) Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3)
Autofocus Autofocus
Continuous shooting Color Focus
Digital zoom Continuous shooting
Exposure compensation Digital image stabilization
Face detection Digital zoom
Geotagging Exposure compensation
HDR Face detection
ISO settings Geotagging
Macro mode HDR
Panorama ISO settings
Pixel size – 1.75 µm (#2) Movie Frame
Pixel size – 1.75 µm (#3) Night Mode
Scene mode Panorama
Secondary rear camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing) Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Self-timer Pixel size – 1.75 m (#2)
Third rear camera – 2 MP (macro) Pixel size – 1.75 m (#3)
Touch focus Scene mode
White balance settings Secondary rear camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Self-timer
Third rear camera – 2 MP (macro)
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Samsung Galaxy A02s comes with a 5 MP in the front.

The POCO M3 has a 8 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Samsung Galaxy A02s POCO M3
5 MP 8 MP
Aperture:f/2.0.2 Aperture:f/2.0.05
Face unlock Face detection
Face unlock
Pixel size:1.12 µm /0.001120 mm

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.

Samsung Galaxy A02s POCO M3
EDGE EDGE
eMMC 5.1 GPRS
HSPA+ HSPA+
LTE Cat 4(51.0/150.8 Mbit/s) LTE
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Samsung Galaxy A02s price is $180 and the POCO M3 price tag is $129 (64 GB + 4 GB) or $159 (128 GB + 4 GB)

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