Comparing Samsung Galaxy A54 5G with Samsung Galaxy A53 5G using their specifications.
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Samsung Galaxy A54 5G vs Samsung Galaxy A53 5G: Specs
|DESIGN AND DISPLAY||Samsung A54 5G||Samsung A53 5G|
|Display Type||Super AMOLED||Super AMOLED|
|High Refresh Rate||120Hz||120Hz|
|Screen Resolution||2340 x 1080 pixels||2400 x 1080 pixels|
|Pixel Density||403 PPI||405 PPI|
|Weight||202 grams||189 grams|
|Height||158.2 mm||159.6 mm|
|Width||76.7 mm||74.8 mm|
|Thickness||8.2 mm||8.1 mm|
|Front Material||Corning Gorilla Glass 5||Corning Gorilla Glass 5|
|Back Material||Corning Gorilla Glass 5||Plastic|
|Water Resistant||Yes, IP67||Yes, IP67|
|NETWORK||Samsung A54 5G||Samsung A53 5G|
|OPERATING SYSTEM||Samsung A54 5G||Samsung A53 5G|
|UI Version||One UI 5.1||One UI 4.1,|
Upgradable to One UI 5.1
|OS Version||Android 13||Android 12,|
|PROCESSOR/CHIPSET||Samsung A54 5G||Samsung A53 5G|
|Processor Type||5nm, Exynos 1380||5nm, Exynos 1280|
4 (2.4 GHz Cortex-A78)
4 (2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
2 (2.4 GHz Cortex-A78)
6 (2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
|Graphics Processor||Mali-G68 MP5||Mali-G68|
|REAR CAMERA||Samsung A54 5G||Samsung A53 5G|
|Main (wide)||50 MP, f/1.8 with OIS||64 MP, f/1.8 with OIS|
|Ultrawide||12 MP, f/2.2||12 MP, f/2.2|
|Macro||5 MP, f/2.4||5 MP, f/2.4|
|Depth||No||5 MP, f/2.4|
|Video Recording||4K @30fps,|
1080P @30/60fps; gyro-EIS
|FRONT CAMERA||Samsung A54 5G||Samsung A53 5G|
|Wide||32 MP, f/2.2||32 MP, f/2.2|
|Video Recording||4K @30fps,|
|MEMORY||Samsung A54 5G||Samsung A53 5G|
|microSD Card||Yes, a Hybrid (Shared) Slot||Yes, a Hybrid (Shared) Slot|
|BATTERY||Samsung A54 5G||Samsung A53 5G|
|Type||Li-Po Non-removable||Li-Po Non-removable|
|Capacity||5000 mAh||5000 mAh|
|Fast Charging||25 Watts||25 Watts|
|SENSORS||Samsung A54 5G||Samsung A53 5G|
|Fingerprint||Yes (Under Display, Optical)||Yes (Under Display, Optical)|
|CONNECTIVITY||Samsung A54 5G||Samsung A53 5G|
|Bluetooth||Yes | 5.3, A2DP, LE||Yes | 5.1, A2DP, LE|
|USB||Yes, Type-C 2.0||Yes, Type-C 2.0|
|WiFi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6,|
|Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac,|
|NFC||Yes, but region dependent||Yes, but region dependent|
|MULTIMEDIA||Samsung A54 5G||Samsung A53 5G|
|Loudspeaker||Yes, Stereo||Yes, Stereo|
|3.5mm Headphone Jack||No||No|
|AVAILABILITY||Samsung A54 5G||Samsung A53 5G|
|Released Date||24th of March 2023||24th of March 2022|
Comparison and Differences Between Samsung A54 5G and Samsung A53 5G
1.) Design and Display
- Samsung A54 5G has a 6.4-inch display while the Galaxy A53 5G has a 6.5-inch display
- The Galaxy A54 5G has a resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels while Samsung A53 5G has a resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels
- The A54 5G weighs 202 grams while Galaxy A53 5G weighs 189 grams
- Samsung A54 5G is 158.2 mm in height and 76.7 mm in width while Galaxy A53 5G is 159.6 mm in height and 74.8 mm in width
- Samsung A54 5G has a Corning Gorilla Glass 5 back, while the A53 5G has a plastic back
- The A54 5G comes in Lime, Violet, Graphite, and White color options while Samsung A53 5G is available in Black, Blue, White, and Peach.
While Samsung A54 5G and A53 5G share similar design aesthetics, they do have some differences that will be explored below.
Both devices feature a sleek and modern design in the form of a thin bezel and Infinity-O display.
Samsung A54 5G is slightly smaller and lighter than the A53 5G and that makes it more comfortable to hold. As for thickness, it is quite similar for both devices.
The A53 5G on the other hand offers a slightly larger display which means a larger viewing area on paper but in real life, not much noticeable.
These Samsung mid-rangers both sport vibrant Super AMOLED displays that provide excellent color reproduction and contrast.
With a high refresh rate of 120Hz, users can enjoy smoother scrolling and more fluid animations on both devices.
While the A54 5G offers a screen resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels, the A53 5G takes it a step further with a resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels.
This means the A53 5G has a slightly sharper display but nothing noticeable in everyday use.
Protecting the display of the A53 5G and A54 5G is Corning Gorilla Glass 5 which offers durability against scratches and drops from a short distance to the ground.
While the frame of both devices is made of plastic, Galaxy A54 5G has a Corning Gorilla Glass 5 back, which provides an additional layer of protection and a premium feel compared to the A53 5G’s plastic back.
Both the Samsung A54 5G and A53 5G come with IP67 dust and water-resist ratings which means they can withstand being submerged in up to 1 meter of water for 30 minutes which means they are safe from accidental splashes or spills.
Summary: Both the Samsung A54 5G and Samsung A53 5G offer compelling design and display features. The A54 5G is slightly smaller and lighter while the A53 5G boasts a slightly larger display and sharper screen resolution.
Both devices come with a high refresh rate of 120Hz, providing smooth and immersive visuals. They also share similar protection features such as Corning Gorilla Glass 5 and IP67 water resistance.
- Both Devices Currently Run on One UI 5.1 based on Android 13
- Samsung A54 5G is powered by Exynos 1380 with Mali-G68 MP5 GPU while the Galaxy A53 5G is by Exynos 1280 with Mali-G68 GPU
- The Galaxy A54 5G offers 6GB and 8GB RAM options while A53 5G offers 4GB, 6GB, and 8GB options
- Both devices offer 128GB and 256GB internal storage options
- The smartphones have a hybrid (shared) slot for expandable storage
- Both are packed with 5000mAh non-removable Li-Po batteries with 25W fast charging support
The Samsung A54 5G comes with the One UI 5.1 based on Android 13 out of the box while the Samsung A53 5G initially runs on One UI 4.1 based on Android 12 but is currently upgradable to One UI 5.1 based on Android 13. In short, both devices r on the latest software.
While Samsung A54 5G is powered by the Samsung’s Exynos 1380 chipset, the Galaxy A53 5G is equipped with the Exynos 1280 chipset both of which are built on a 5nm manufacturing process.
The A54 5G features an octa-core processor with u4 high-performance Cortex-A78 cores clocked at 2.4 GHz alongside another 4 power-efficient Cortex-A55 cores clocked at 2.0 GHz.
On the other hand, the A53 5G has an octa-core processor with 2 high-performance Cortex-A78 cores clocked at 2.4 GHz and six Cortex-A55 cores clocked at 2.0 GHz.
Both devices are equipped with variations of Mali-G68 GPU.
The A54 5G is available in 6GB and 8GB RAM along with 128GB and 256GB internal storage options. The A53 5G on the other hand offers 4GB, 6GB, and 8GB RAM options with the same internal storage options of 128GB and 256GB. Both smartphones support expandable storage via a shared slot.
Samsung A54 5G and the A53 5G feature a non-removable Li-Po battery with a 5000 mAh capacity. They also support 25W fast charging enabling quick charging times.
They are easily a full day battery smartphones even for heavy users on a single charge.
Summary: Both run on the One UI 5.1 based on Android 13 but Samsung A54 5G is powered by a more powerful Exynos 1380 chipset.
Samsung A53 5G is powered by the Exynos 1280 chipset. Both devices share similarities in terms of battery capacity, fast charging, and expandable storage options.
- Samsung Galaxy A54 5G features a 50 MP main (wide) camera with f/1.8 aperture and OIS while Samsung A53 5G comes with a 64 MP main camera with f/1.8 aperture and OIS.
- The Galaxy A54 5G supports video recording in 4K @30fps, 1080P @30/60fps, and 720P @480fps compared to the A53 5G’s 4K @30fps and 1080p @30/60fps with gyro-EIS.
- Both devices sport a 32 MP wide front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture. It supports video recording in 4K @30fps and 1080P @30fps.
Samsung A54 5G boasts of a 50 MP main camera with an aperture of f/1.8 and optical image stabilization (OIS). Its large megapixel count allows for capturing detailed images, its wide aperture improves low-light performance, and OIS helps stabilize the camera for sharper shots.
Samsung A53 5G features a higher resolution 64 MP main camera with an aperture of f/1.8 and OIS. With more megapixels, users can expect even greater detail in their photos. The wide aperture and OIS contribute to better low-light photography and image stabilization.
Both devices are equipped with a 12 MP ultrawide camera featuring an aperture of f/2.2 which enables users to take group shots thanks to its wider field of view.
Samsung A53 5G and A54 5G feature a 5 MP macro camera with an aperture of f/2.4 allowing you to capture close-up shots with intricate details, ideal for subjects like flowers, insects, or small objects.
The Samsung A54 5G does not have a dedicated depth camera but the A53 5G does include a 5 MP f/2.4 depth sensor.
Samsung A54 5G rear camera supports video recording in 4K resolution at 30fps, 1080P resolution at 30/60fps, and 720P resolution at 480fps for slow-motion capture.
The A53 5G on the other hand only allows video recording in 4K resolution at 30fps and 1080P resolution at 30/60fps.
Both the Samsung A54 5G and the Samsung A53 5G feature a 32 MP wide front camera with an aperture of f/2.2. Both devices take great selfies.
Summary: Both the Samsung A54 5G and the Samsung A53 5G offer capable camera setups for capturing memorable moments in styles.
The Samsung A53 5G showcases a higher resolution main camera and a depth sensor.
Both devices feature a 12 MP ultrawide lens for capturing wider perspectives, a 5 MP macro camera for close-up shots, and support for 4K video recording.
When it comes to front cameras, both devices offer a 32 MP wide lens with 4K video recording capabilities.
4.) Sensors, Connectivity, and Multimedia
- Samsung A54 5G lacks a barometer sensor while Samsung A53 5G has it
- Samsung A54 5G supports Bluetooth 5.3 and WiFi 6 whereas the Galaxy A53 5G supports Bluetooth 5.1 with no WiFi 6
- Both devices are equipped with an under-display Optical Fingerprint sensor
- FM Radio and a 3.5mm headphone Jack are not included on both device.
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