The new Samsung smartphone models for 2019 are the flagship - Samsung Galaxy A90 5G and mid-range Samsung Galaxy A70. Due to their parameters, these phones obviously differ in price. However, is it worth paying extra in this case?
Samsung Galaxy A70 has less weight (183 grams) and thickness (7.9 mm) with comparable width and height to A90 5G. Both models have the same screen resolution of 1080 x 2400 px. The screen size is also the same - 6.7 inches. This first Samsung phone also has a built-in damage-resistant glass, which can be a big advantage for those afraid of cracks and scratches.
Only the A70 has a built-in 3.5 mm audio jack.
Samsung Galaxy A90 5G is equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor with 1 x 2.84 GHz and 3 x 2.42 GHz, and 4 x 1.8 GHz. The A70 model has a slightly slower Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 processor (2 x 2 GHz and 6 x 1.7 GHz). The speed of RAM for this first model is 2133 MHz, at 2000 MHz Samsung Galaxy A70. The maximum memory in both cases is 8 GB RAM.
Both phone models use Android 9.0 Pie. The battery parameters in these cases are the same, smartphones cannot be charged wirelessly. They offer fast charging, A70 25 W, while A90 5G Super Fast Charging 25 W.
The download speed is definitely higher in the A90 5G model and is 2000 MB / s compared to 600 MB / s in the case of the Samsung Galaxy A70. The A90 5G model is not equipped with NFC.
The parameters of cameras are the most interesting element for those intending to buy a new smartphone model. In this respect, the A90 5G performs better. His main camera has better parameters (48 MP and 8 MP and 5 MP), and also the parameters of his wide-angle camera (f / 2 and f / 2.2 and f / 2.2) are better. This model takes higher resolution photos. The front camera on both models is the same and has 32 MP.
To sum up, the Samsung Galaxy A90 5G looks slightly better in relation to price / quality. It is also a better smartphone for photography lovers. However, for everyday use, the Galaxy A70 will be better, which is definitely cheaper (even by half). Many parameters of these phones look very similar, not to say the same.