Compare ZTE nubia Z17 vs Samsung Galaxy A30s

ZTE nubia Z17
Samsung Galaxy A30s
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General Information
Released on
June, 2017
September, 2019
Brand
ZTE
Samsung
Network
Bands
  • 2G
  • 3G
  • 4G
  • 2G
  • 3G
  • 4G
Body
SIM
Nano SIM (Dual SIM)
Nano SIM (Dual SIM)
Dimensions
  • Height: 152.6 mm
  • Width: 72.4 mm
  • Thickness: 7.6 mm
  • Height: 158.5 mm
  • Width: 74.7 mm
  • Thickness: 7.8 mm
Weight
173 gm
166 gm
Body Features
  • Dual SIM, dual stand-by
  • 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
1080 x 1920 pixels
720 x 1560 pixels
Touch Screen
Yes
Yes
Protection Type
Corning Gorilla Glass
Display Features
  • ~74.7% screen-to-body ratio
  • ~403 ppi density
  • nubia UI 5.0
  • 84.8% screen-to-body ratio
  • 268 ppi density
Camera
Rear Camera
12 Megapixel
25 Megapixel
Front Camera
16 Megapixel
16 Megapixel
Camera Features
  • Dual 12 Megapixel, f/1.8 + 23 Megapixel, f/2.0, phase detection autofocus, 2x lossless zoom, dual-LED (dual tone) flash
  • 1/2.55" sensor size, 1.4 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
  • 2160p@30fps Video
  • 16 Megapixel Secondary Camera, f/2.0
  • 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
  • Dolby Atmos audio enhancement
  • 24-bit/192kHz audio
  • Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
  • Alert types: Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
  • With 3.5mm Audio jack
  • Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Memory
RAM
6/8 GB
3/4 GB
Internal Storage
64/128 GB
34/64/128 GB
Card Slot
microSD, up to 1 TB (dedicated slot)
Platform
Operating System
Android, version 7.1.1 (Nougat)
Android, version 9.0 (Pie)
Chipset
  • Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835
  • Exynos 7885
CPU
  • Octa-core (4x2.35 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo)
  • Octa-core (2x1.8 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU
  • Adreno 540
  • Mali-G71
Connectivity
Wireless LAN
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth
4.1, A2DP, LE
5.0, A2DP, LE
Infrared
Yes
GPS
A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC
Yes
USB
Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Radio
No
Yes
Battery
Non-removable, 3200 mAh
Non-removable, 4000 mAh
Other Features
Sensors
  • Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
  • 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
  • Aurora Blue, Black Gold, Obsidian Black, Solar Gold, Flame Red
  • Prism Crush Green, Prism Crush Violet, Prism Crush Black, Prism Crush White
  • Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9 450/50 Mbps
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • Fast battery charging
  • MP4/H.264 player
  • MP3/WAV/FLAC/eAAC+ player
  • Photo/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

ZTE nubia Z17 phone was released in June, 2017 while Samsung Galaxy A30s phone was released in September, 2019.

Display Features

ZTE nubia Z17 features 5.5 inches display screen with IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors and resolution of 1080 x 1920 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

ZTE nubia Z17 phone is equipped with Octa-core (4x2.35 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo) CPU and Adreno 540 GPU powered by Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 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.

ZTE nubia Z17 phone has a RAM of 6/8 GB and has an internal storage of 64/128 GB. 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

ZTE nubia Z17 has 12 megapixel rear camera with 16 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

ZTE nubia Z17 mobile phone has a Non-removable battery with a capacity of 4000 mAh. The height, width and thickness of this phone measures around 152.6 x 72.4 x 7.6 mm with a weight of 173 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.