Apple Iphone 12 Vs Samsung Galaxy A55 Comparison by Price, Specifications, Features & Review

Apple iPhone 12 vs Samsung Galaxy A55

Should you buy Apple iPhone 12 or Samsung Galaxy A55? Find out which mobile phone is best for you - compare the two models on the basis of price and key specs like performance, price, camera, display, ram, storage, battery capacity, op...erating system, Network Connectivity, Multimedia and more.

SpecificationsApple iPhone 12Samsung Galaxy A55
Price44999.039999.0
Battery2815 mAh5000 mAh
Display6.1 inches (15.49 cm)6.6 inches (16.76 cm)
Camera12 MP + 12 MP And 12 MP50 MP + 12 MP + 5 MP And 32 MP
Operating SystemiOS v14Android v14
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Key Specs

Battery

Battery

2815 mAh 5000 mAh

Display

Display

6.1 inches (15.49 cm) 6.6 inches (16.76 cm)

Front Camera

Front Camera

12 MP 32 MP

Processor

Processor

Apple A14 Bionic Samsung Exynos 1480

RAM

RAM

4 GB 8 GB

Rear Camera

Rear Camera

12 MP + 12 MP 50 MP + 12 MP + 5 MP

Battery

Capacity

Capacity

2815 mAh 5000 mAh

Quick Charging

Quick Charging

Yes, Fast, 20W: 50 % in 30 minutes Yes, Fast, 25W

Removable

Removable

No No

Type

Type

Li-ion Li-ion

USB Type-C

USB Type-C

No Yes

Wireless Charging

Wireless Charging

Yes -

Design

Build Material

Build Material

Back: Gorilla Glass Back: Gorilla Glass

Colours

Colours

Black, Blue, Green, Purple, Red, White Awesome Iceblue, Awesome Lilac, Awesome Navy

Height

Height

146.7 mm 161.1 mm

Ruggedness

Ruggedness

Dust proof Dust proof

Thickness

Thickness

7.4 mm 8.2 mm

Waterproof

Waterproof

Yes, Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 6 meter), IP68 Yes, Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 1 meter), IP67

Weight

Weight

162 grams 213 grams

Width

Width

71.5 mm 77.4 mm

Display

Aspect Ratio

Aspect Ratio

19.5:9 19.5:9

Bezel-less display

Bezel-less display

Yes Yes with punch-hole display

Brightness

Brightness

625 nits 550 nits

Display Type

Display Type

OLED Super AMOLED

HDR 10 / HDR+ support

HDR 10 / HDR+ support

Yes -

Pixel Density

Pixel Density

457 ppi 390 ppi

Refresh Rate

Refresh Rate

60 Hz 120 Hz

Resolution

Resolution

1170x2532 px (FHD+) 1080x2340 px (FHD+)

Screen Protection

Screen Protection

Yes Corning Gorilla Glass, Glass Victus Plus

Screen Size

Screen Size

6.1 inches (15.49 cm) 6.6 inches (16.76 cm)

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

86.89 % 85.57 %

Screen to Body Ratio (claimed by the brand)

Screen to Body Ratio (claimed by the brand)

- 86.5 %

Touch Screen

Touch Screen

Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Front Camera

Autofocus

Autofocus

- No

Camera Setup

Camera Setup

Single Single

Flash

Flash

Yes, Retina Flash No

Resolution

Resolution

12 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(23 mm focal length, 3.6" sensor size) 32 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 2.74" sensor size, 0.8µm pixel size)

Video Recording

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 24 fps 1920x1080 @ 30 fps 3840x2160 @ 30 fps
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General

Brand

Brand

Apple Samsung

Custom UI

Custom UI

- Samsung One UI

Launch Date

Launch Date

October 18, 2020 (Official) March 14, 2024 (Official)

Operating System

Operating System

iOS v14 Android v14

Main Camera

Autofocus

Autofocus

Yes, Phase Detection autofocus, Dual Pixel autofocus Yes

Camera Features

Camera Features

5 x Digital Zoom 2 x Optical Zoom Auto Flash Face detection Touch to focus 10 x Digital Zoom Auto Flash Face detection Touch to focus

Camera Setup

Camera Setup

Dual Triple

Flash

Flash

Yes, Dual LED Flash Yes, LED Flash

Image Resolution

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels 8150 x 6150 Pixels

OIS

OIS

Yes Yes

Resolution

Resolution

12 MP f/1.6, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(26 mm focal length)12 MP f/2.4, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(13 mm focal length, 3.6" sensor size) 50 MP f/1.8, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(1.56" sensor size, 1µm pixel size)12 MP f/2.2, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(3" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)5 MP f/2.4, Macro Camera

Settings

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Shooting Modes

Continuous Shooting Burst mode Continuous Shooting High Dynamic Range mode (HDR) Macro Mode

Video Recording

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 24 fps 1920x1080 @ 30 fps 1280x720 @ 30 fps 3840x2160 @ 30 fps 1920x1080 @ 60 fps

Video Recording Features

Video Recording Features

Slo-motion Night Time-Lapse Audio Zoom Stereo recording Slo-motion Video HDR Video Pro Mode

Multimedia

Audio Features

Audio Features

Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus Dolby Atmos

Audio Jack

Audio Jack

Lightning USB Type-C

FM Radio

FM Radio

No No

Loudspeaker

Loudspeaker

Yes Yes

Stereo Speakers

Stereo Speakers

- Yes

Network & Connectivity

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

Yes, v5.0 Yes, v5.3

GPS

GPS

Yes with A-GPS, Glonass Yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

NFC

Yes Yes

Network Support

Network Support

5G Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G 5G Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G

SAR Value

SAR Value

- Head: 1.148 W/kg

SIM 1

SIM 1

5G Bands: FDD N1 / N2 / N3 / N5 / N7 / N8 / N20 / N25 / N28 / N66 TDD N38 / N40 / N41 / N71 / N77 / N78 / N79 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 2100(band 34) / 1900(band 39) / 3500(band 42) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 14) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26) / 700(band 29) / 2300(band 30) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available 5G Bands: FDD N1 / N3 / N5 / N7 / N8 / N26 / N28 / N66 TDD N40 / N41 / N77 / N78 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available

SIM 2

SIM 2

4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 2100(band 34) / 1900(band 39) / 3500(band 42) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 14) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26) / 700(band 29) / 2300(band 30) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available 5G Bands: FDD N1 / N3 / N5 / N7 / N8 / N26 / N28 / N66 TDD N40 / N41 / N77 / N78 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available

SIM Size

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano, SIM2: eSIM SIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM Slot(s)

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

USB Connectivity

USB Connectivity

- Mass storage device, USB charging

VoLTE

VoLTE

Yes Yes

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

Yes, Wi-Fi 6 (802.11 b/g/n/ax), MIMO Yes, Wi-Fi 6E (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax) 5GHz 6GHz, MIMO

Wi-Fi Calling

Wi-Fi Calling

Yes Yes

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Features

Mobile Hotspot Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Performance

Architecture

Architecture

64 bit 64 bit

CPU

CPU

Hexa Core (3.1 GHz, Dual core, Firestorm + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Icestorm) Octa core (2.75 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A78 + 2 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A55)

Chipset

Chipset

Apple A14 Bionic Samsung Exynos 1480

Co-Processor

Co-Processor

Apple M14 motion -

Fabrication

Fabrication

5 nm 4 nm

Graphics

Graphics

Apple GPU (four-core graphics) AMD Xclipse 530

RAM type

RAM Type

LPDDR4 LPDDR5

Sensors

Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor

No Yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Fingerprint Sensor Position

- On-screen

Fingerprint Sensor Type

Fingerprint Sensor Type

- Optical

Other Sensors

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Storage

Expandable Memory

Expandable Memory

No Yes, Up to 1 TB

Internal Memory

Internal Memory

64 GB 128 GB

Storage Type

Storage Type

NVMe UFS 3.1

USB OTG

USB OTG

- Yes

User Available Storage

User Available Storage

- Up to 109 GB
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