Samsung Galaxy A24 vs Samsung Galaxy A54 5G: Specs and Differences

This is the comparison between Samsung A24 4G and Samsung A54 5G using their specs. There are some differences and similarities all of which I talked about.

Samsung A24 vs A54 5G: Price in Nigeria

Samsung Galaxy A24 starts at NGN 157,000 up to NGN 167,000 while Samsung Galaxy A54 5G starts at NGN 302,000 up to NGN 324,000.

Samsung Galaxy A24 vs Samsung Galaxy A54 5G: Specs

DESIGN AND DISPLAYSamsung A24Samsung A54 5G
Screen Size6.5-inches6.4-inches
Display TypeSuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
High Refresh Rate90Hz120Hz
Screen Resolution2340 x 1080 pixels2340 x 1080 pixels
Pixel Density396 PPI403 PPI
Weight195 grams202 grams
Height162.1 mm158.2 mm
Width77.6 mm76.7 mm
Thickness8.3 mm8.2 mm
Front MaterialCorning Gorilla Glass 5Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Side MaterialPlasticPlastic
Back MaterialPlasticCorning Gorilla Glass 5
Water ResistantNoYes, IP67
Available ColorBlack,
Lime Green,
Dark Red,
Silver Gradient
NETWORKSamsung A24Samsung A54 5G
Sim TypeNanoNano
OPERATING SYSTEMSamsung A24Samsung A54 5G
UI VersionOne UI 5.1One UI 5.1
OS VersionAndroid 13Android 13
PROCESSOR/CHIPSETSamsung A24Samsung A54 5G
Processor Type6nm, Mediatek MT8781 Helio G995nm, Exynos 1380
Processor SpeedOcta-core,
2 (2.2 GHz Cortex-A76)
6 (2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
4 (2.4 GHz Cortex-A78)
4 (2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
Graphics ProcessorMali-G57 MC2Mali-G68 MP5
REAR CAMERASamsung A24Samsung A54 5G
Main (wide)50 MP, f/1.8, OIS50 MP, f/1.8 with OIS
Ultrawide5 MP, f/2.212 MP, f/2.2
Macro2 MP, f/2.45 MP, f/2.4
Video Recording1080P @30fps4K @30fps,
1080P @30/60fps,
720P @480fps
FRONT CAMERASamsung A24Samsung A54 5G
Wide13 MP, f/2.232 MP, f/2.2
Video Recording1080P @30fps4K @30fps,
1080P @30fps
MEMORYSamsung A24Samsung A54 5G
Internal Storage128GB128GB,
microSD CardYes, Dedicated SlotYes, a Hybrid (Shared) Slot
BATTERYSamsung A24Samsung A54 5G
TypeLi-Po Non-removableLi-Po Non-removable
Capacity5000 mAh5000 mAh
Fast Charging25 Watts25 Watts
Reverse ChargingNoNo
Wireless ChargingNoNo
SENSORSSamsung A24Samsung A54 5G
FingerprintYes (Side Mounted)Yes (Under Display, Optical)
CONNECTIVITYSamsung A24Samsung A54 5G
BluetoothYes | 5.3, A2DP, LEYes | 5.3, A2DP, LE
USBYes, Type-C 2.0Yes, Type-C 2.0
WiFiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac,
Dual Band,
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6,
Dual Band,
Wi-Fi Direct
NFCYes, but region dependentYes, but region dependent
MULTIMEDIASamsung A24Samsung A54 5G
LoudspeakerYesYes, Stereo
FM RadioNoNo
3.5mm Headphone JackYesNo
AVAILABILITYSamsung A24Samsung A54 5G
Released Date5th of May 202324th of March 2023

Comparison and Differences Between Samsung Galaxy A24 and Samsung Galaxy A54 5G

1.) Design and Display

  • Samsung A24 has a 6.5-inch screen size while Samsung A54 5G has a 6.4-inch screen size
  • Samsung A54 5G has a higher refresh rate of 120Hz compared to Galaxy A24’s 90Hz
  • Samsung A54 5G has a slightly higher pixel density of 403 PPI compared to A24’s 396 PPI
  • Samsung A24 is lighter weighing 195 grams compared to Galaxy A54 5G’s 202 grams
  • Samsung A24 is taller and wider but Samsung A54 5G is thinner
  • Samsung A24 has a plastic back while Samsung A54 5G uses Corning Gorilla Glass 5 for the back
  • Samsung A54 5G is water-resistant with an IP67 rating, but Samsung A24 is not
  • Samsung A24 is available in Black, Lime Green, Dark Red, and Silver-Gradient while the Galaxy A54 5G is available in Lime, Violet, Graphite, and White.

Both Samsung A24 and A54 5G come with Super AMOLED display technology which is known for vibrant colors and deep blacks.

There is a minimal difference in display size with Samsung A24 slightly larger at 6.5 inches compared to the 6.4 inches on the A54 5G.

When it comes to refresh rates, the Samsung A54 5G takes the lead with a high refresh rate of 120Hz providing smoother animations and scrolling compared to the A24’s 90Hz refresh rate.

Samsung A24 4G and A34 5G’s displays are endowed with a 2340 x 1080 pixels screen resolution resulting in sharp and detailed visuals.

The pixel density is slightly higher on the A54 5G at 403 PPI compared to the A24’s 396 PPI making the former a little bit clearer than the latter.

The dimensions of the devices differ slightly with the Samsung A24 being taller and wider while the Galaxy A54 5G is slightly thinner and heavier.

Protecting the display of both smartphones is Corning Gorilla Glass 5 providing durability and scratch resistance. Both devices also have a plastic frame.

However, the back material differs with the A24 using plastic while the A54 5G incorporates Corning Gorilla Glass 5.

The Samsung A54 5G holds an advantage in terms of dust and water resistance with an IP67 rating. A feature that is absent on the Galaxy A24.

Summary: Both smartphones feature high-quality displays with Super AMOLED technology.

The A54 5G offers a higher refresh rate, slightly higher pixel density, and water resistance while the A24 boasts of a slightly larger screen size.

2.) Performance

  • Samsung A24 is powered by Mediatek MT8781 Helio G99 compared to Galaxy A54 5G’s Exynos 1380
  • The Galaxy A24 has Mali-G57 MC2 GPU compared to Samsung A54 5G’s Mali-G68 MP5 GPU
  • Samsung A24 offers 4GB, 6GB, and 8GB RAM options compared to Galaxy A54 5G’s 6GB and 8GB RAM options
  • The Galaxy A24 comes with 128GB internal storage while the A54 5G comes with 128GB and 256GB internal storage options
  • Samsung A24 has a dedicated SD card slot compared to A54 5G’s hybrid slot

Samsung A54 5G and A24 4G run on One UI 5.1 based on Android 13 out of the box. These are the latest versions that ensure a modern and up-to-date software experience.

Samsung A24 is powered by a 6nm Mediatek MT8781 Helio G99 processor featuring an octa-core CPU configuration with 2.2 GHz Cortex-A76 cores and 2.0 GHz Cortex-A55 cores.

On the other hand, the Samsung A54 5G sports a 5nm Exynos 1380 processor with an octa-core CPU configuration. It consists of 2.4 GHz Cortex-A78 cores and 2.0 GHz Cortex-A55 cores.

The 5nm architecture of the Exynos 1380 offers improved power efficiency and performance compared to the 6nm Helio G99.

The Samsung A24 is equipped with a Mali-G57 MC2 GPU while the Galaxy A54 5G features a Mali-G68 MP5 GPU.

The Mali-G68 MP5 in the A54 5G provides enhanced graphics rendering capabilities which can result in better gaming and visual experiences compared to the Mali-G57 MC2 found in the A24.

Both smartphones provide sufficient memory for multitasking and smooth app performance.

The Samsung A24 offers multiple RAM options including 4GB, 6GB, and 8GB providing flexibility based on user preferences and budget.

On the other hand, the Galaxy A54 5G comes with 6GB and 8GB RAM variants.

Samsung A24 offers a fixed 128GB internal storage option compared to the Galaxy A54 5G which offers 128GB and 256GB.

Samsung A24 offers a dedicated slot for the microSD card while the Samsung A54 5G has a shared slot which means users must choose between using a second SIM card or expanding storage via a microSD card.

Both smartphones are equipped with a 5000 mAh battery with support for 25 watts fast charging support. Both devices take about 1 hour and 20 minutes to charge from 0% to 100%.

On heavy usage, I usually get almost a day of usage on a single charge and I easily get almost 2 days of usage on average usage.

Summary: While Samsung A24 and A54 currently run on the same One UI 5.1 based on Android 13, they differ in terms of processor, GPU, memory, and memory options.

Samsung A54 5G outperforms the A24 with its more advanced 5nm Exynos 1380 processor and Mali-G68 MP5 GPU which provides better performance and graphics capabilities.

The Galaxy A54 5G also offers larger internal storage options of 128GB and 256GB.

However, the A24 provides a wider range of RAM options including 4GB, 6GB, and 8GB, a dedicated SD card slot that offers greater flexibility for storage expansion.

3.) Camera

  • Samsung A24 has a 5 MP ultrawide camera while Samsung A54 5G has a 12 MP ultrawide camera
  • Samsung A24 has a 2 MP macro camera while Samsung A54 5G has a 5 MP macro camera
  • Samsung A54 5G offers 4K video recording, while Samsung A24 supports only 1080P recording
  • Samsung A24 has a 13 MP selfie camera while Samsung A54 5G has a 32 MP selfie camera
  • Samsung A54 5G supports 4K video recording on its front-facing camera while Samsung A24 supports only 1080P recording

Both smartphones are equipped with a 50 MP primary camera with an aperture of f/1.8 and OIS which allows you to take amazing photos and shoot great videos on both devices.

However as you might expect, the Galaxy A54 5G primary camera provides better results in most occasions and does a better job in low-light conditions.

Samsung A24 sports a 5 MP ultrawide camera with an aperture of f/2.2 while the Galaxy A54 5G takes it up a notch with a 12 MP ultrawide camera also with an aperture of f/2.2. The A54 5G has a better Ultrawide camera than the A24.

When it comes to macro photography, the Samsung A24 incorporates a 2 MP sensor with an aperture of f/2.4 while the Galaxy A54 5G steps it up with a 5 MP macro camera with the same aperture. The macro cameras on both devices are more or less unusable.

Samsung A24 supports 1080P video recording @30fps while the Galaxy A54 5G offers more flexibility with the ability to record videos in 4K at 30fps, as well as in 1080P at 30/60fps and 720P at 480fps.

The A54 5G’s video recording capabilities are more advanced and versatile allowing for higher-resolution videos and slow-motion footage.

Samsung A24 is equipped with a 13 MP selfie camera with an aperture of f/2.2 enabling decent-quality selfies and video calls.

On the other hand, the Samsung A54 5G comes with a more impressive 32 MP front camera with the same aperture for higher-resolution selfies with more details.

In terms of video recording on the front camera, the Galaxy A24 and A54 5G both support 1080P recording at 30fps.

However, the A54 5G offers the additional capability of recording videos in 4K resolution at 30fps.

Summary: Samsung A54 5G outperforms the Galaxy A24 in terms of camera capabilities.

It offers a better main and ultrawide rear camera as well as advanced video recording options including 4K recording and slow-mo videos.

The A54 5G also provides a significantly better front camera for capturing more detailed selfies.

If camera performance is a priority for you, the Samsung A54 5G would be the better choice between these two smartphones.

4.) Sensors and Connectivity

Both Samsung A24 and A54 5G feature Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass, and Gyroscope sensors.

Both devices provide secure and convenient unlocking capabilities with Samsung A24 featuring a side-mounted fingerprint sensor while the Galaxy A54 5G uses an under-display optical fingerprint sensor.

Both devices support version 5.3 of Bluetooth with A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile) and LE (Low Energy) for efficient wireless communication.

Samsung A54 5G offers up to WiFi 6 making it the first Samsung mid-range smartphone to support it.

Neither of the smartphones supports FM radio. Samsung A24 includes a 3.5mm headphone jack allowing users to connect their wired headphones which is a feature that is absent on the Galaxy A54 5G.

Samsung A54 5G offers a better Audio output with its stereo speakers.

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