Compare Nokia 2.1 vs Samsung Galaxy A30s

Nokia 2.1
Samsung Galaxy A30s
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General Information
Released on
August, 2018
September, 2019
Brand
Nokia
Samsung
Network
Bands
  • 2G
  • 3G
  • 4G
  • 2G
  • 3G
  • 4G
Body
SIM
Nano SIM (Dual SIM)
Nano SIM (Dual SIM)
Dimensions
  • Height: 153.6 mm
  • Width: 77.6 mm
  • Thickness: 9.67 mm
  • Height: 158.5 mm
  • Width: 74.7 mm
  • Thickness: 7.8 mm
Weight
174 gm
166 gm
Body Features
  • Dual SIM, dual stand-by
  • Cover Glass with anti-FP coating
  • Striking metallic details
  • Google Assistant
  • Dual SIM, dual stand-by
  • Samsung Pay
Display
Type
IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size
5.5 inches
6.4 inches
Screen Resolution
720 x 1280 pixels
720 x 1560 pixels
Touch Screen
Yes
Yes
Display Features
  • ~70.0% screen-to-body ratio
  • ~267 ppi density
  • 84.8% screen-to-body ratio
  • 268 ppi density
Camera
Rear Camera
8 Megapixel
25 Megapixel
Front Camera
5 Megapixel
16 Megapixel
Camera Features
  • 8 Megapixel, autofocus, LED flash
  • Geo-tagging, touch focus
  • 720p@30fps Video
  • 5 Megapixel Secondary Camera
  • Triple 25 Megapixel (f/1.7 aperture) + 8 Megapixel (f/2.2 aperture, Ultra-wide Lens) + 5 Megapixel (f/2.2 aperture, Depth sensor), Phase-detection autofocus
  • LED flash, panorama, HDR
  • 1080p@30fps Video
  • 16 Megapixel Secondary Camera (f/2.0 aperture), 1080p@30fps
Sound
Loudspeaker
Yes
Yes
Sound Features
  • Alert types: Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
  • Dual front speakers
  • With 3.5mm Audio jack
  • Alert types: Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
  • With 3.5mm Audio jack
  • Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Memory
RAM
1 GB
3/4 GB
Internal Storage
8 GB
34/64/128 GB
Card Slot
microSD, up to 128 GB (dedicated slot)
microSD, up to 1 TB (dedicated slot)
Platform
Operating System
Android, version 8.1 Oreo, (Go edition)
Android, version 9.0 (Pie)
Chipset
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 425
  • Exynos 7885
CPU
  • Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
  • Octa-core (2x1.8 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU
  • Adreno 308
  • Mali-G71
Connectivity
Wireless LAN
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth
4.2, A2DP, LE
5.0, A2DP, LE
GPS
A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
USB
microUSB 2.0
2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Radio
Yes
Yes
Battery
Non-removable, 4000 mAh
Non-removable, 4000 mAh
Talk Time
Up to 19 hrs (3G)
Music Play
Up to 128 hrs
Other Features
Sensors
  • Accelerometer, proximity
  • Fingerprint, accelerometer, proximity, compass
Messaging
  • SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
  • SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Browser
  • HTML5
  • HTML5
Colors
  • Blue/Copper, Blue/Silver, Grey/Silver
  • Prism Crush Green, Prism Crush Violet, Prism Crush Black, Prism Crush White
  • Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • 10W charging
  • MP4, H.264 player
  • MP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC player
  • Photo editor
  • Video editor
  • Document viewer
  • Speed: HSPA, LTE-A
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • Fast battery charging 15W
  • FLAC, APE, AAC, MKA player
  • MP4, 3GP, MOV, MKV player
  • Image Format: JPEG, PNG, GIF, BMP
  • Photo editor
  • Video editor
  • Document viewer
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Comparison Summary

Nokia 2.1 phone was released in August, 2018 while Samsung Galaxy A30s phone was released in September, 2019.

Display Features

Nokia 2.1 features 5.5 inches display screen with IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors and resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels whereas Samsung Galaxy A30s features 6.4 inches display screen with Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors and resolution of 720 x 1560 pixels. Both phones also have full support to 2G, 3G, 4G network bands.

Hardware and RAM

Nokia 2.1 phone is equipped with Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU and Adreno 308 GPU powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 chipset while Samsung Galaxy A30s phone is equipped with Octa-core (2x1.8 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53) CPU and Mali-G71 GPU powered by Exynos 7885 chipset.

Nokia 2.1 phone has a RAM of 1 GB and has an internal storage of 8 GB with expandable card slot microSD, up to 128 GB (dedicated slot). On the other hand Samsung Galaxy A30s phone has a RAM of 3/4 GB and has an internal storage of 34/64/128 GB with expandable card slot microSD, up to 1 TB (dedicated slot).

Camera

Nokia 2.1 has 8 megapixel rear camera with 5 megapixel front-facing camera while on the other hand Samsung Galaxy A30s has 25 megapixel rear camera with 16 megapixel front-facing camera to capture pictures.

Battery and Other Features

Nokia 2.1 mobile phone has a Non-removable battery with a capacity of 4000 mAh. The height, width and thickness of this phone measures around 153.6 x 77.6 x 9.67 mm with a weight of 174 gm. On the other hand Samsung Galaxy A30s phone has a Non-removable battery with a capacity of 4000 mAh. The height, width and thickness of this Samsung phone measures around 158.5 x 74.7 x 7.8 mm with a weight of 166 gm.