Product Comparison: Samsung Galaxy J3 vs Samsung Galaxy A3 (SM-A300FZWUBTU)

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General Specifications
Galaxy J3
Galaxy A3 (SM-A300FZWUBTU)
About the Product
A new design that sits more comfortably in your hand, and the right-to-the-edge 5.0 screen offers an unprecedented wide viewing experience. Now featuring Quick Launch for easier and faster camera access, capture everything from selfies to landscapes all in high resolution. With a battery life that’s better than ever, it has been designed to provide all-day usage with Ultra Power Saving Mode.
With its refined full metal unibody design, 4.5-inch qHD Super AMOLED display, and ultra-slim 6.9 mm body, the Galaxy A3 is both portable and robust. Available in four beautiful colours, it has everything you’re looking for in a smartphone
Size & Weight
5.6 in.
5.12 in.
2.8 in.
2.58 in.
0.31 in.
0.27 in.
4.87 oz.
3.88 oz.
Display Type
Screen Size
5.0 in.
4.5 in.
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720
540 x 960
Pixel Density
294 ppi
245 ppi
What customers say about "Display"
Samsung Galaxy J3
  • This phone is great, it was purchased as a present for my non-techy Mum and with its large screen and easy mode she is able to use it comfortably.
  • Decent screen, does everything you'd expect from a budget phone.
  • Nice looks, good feel very sharp screen images. Takes an SD card. I am very pleased with it.
  • was perfect..(untill march..from november..suddenly the screen stopped not buy it..
  • After few days of using, the screen just switched off and didn't work at all. No I am looking how to do the return.
Samsung Galaxy A3 (SM-A300FZWUBTU) SIM-Free Smartphone - White
  • For general use you get a great performance and a great display.
  • It is such a slim phone and the 4.5" screen feels bigger than 4.5". And the phone is incredibly light.
  • Great phone. Size matters, perfect for my pockets. Crisp clear screen. Good battery life too.
  • It's a good phone for the price. Not to big but still having a good size screen.
  • Nice phone, great battery, smaller screen than I had on the S3, so angry birds is not as good !
Processor Name
Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410
Number of Cores
Processor Speed
1.5 GHz
1.2 GHz
What customers say about "Processor"
Samsung Galaxy J3
  • Reliable and fast. good Value for Money, I shall Visit your Web Site again. Thanks.
  • Works pretty fast and id say this is a good cheap phone.
  • I use this for texting, e-mailing, playing candy crush type games and social media visits, and it works just as fast as the s6 did.
  • Love this easy to use and so quick..
  • Sure its an entry level phone, so lacks the speed & memory of more expensive phones.
Samsung Galaxy A3 (SM-A300FZWUBTU) SIM-Free Smartphone - White
  • My old phone was the S3 mini and this is superior to it. Very fast.
  • Got this for my dad and it is a nice slick phone. It is quite fast. And even though mu dad have never used a smartphone he picked up on it quite quickly. Build quality is good.
  • It is fast enough, the battery life is not the greatest, but is ok!
  • Does everything i need it to do very fast ,battery is pretty good.
  • Very pleased with purchase so far. Processor much faster than my last phone without spending a fortune.
Internal Memory
8 GB
16 GB
1.5 GB
1.5 GB
Expandable Memory up to
128 GB
64 GB
Rear-Facing Camera
8 MP
8 MP
Front-Facing Camera
5 MP
5 MP
Video Resolution
Other Functions
HDR, LED flash
LED flash, Panorama, Autofocus
What customers say about "Camera"
Samsung Galaxy J3
  • An excellent mobile phone with a really good camera.
  • Amazing camera (when light) - captured some amazing pictures and the detail on close up images with flash is excellent! Better than some cameras in my opinion!
  • Comes with many camera features: "auto" "pro" "panorama" "continuous shot" "beauty face" "sound and shot" "sports" "HDR (Rich tone)".
  • Very fast speed on the Internet and aps ,the camera gives me great quality photos.All in all very happy with it.
  • Decent phone.rubbish camera! 8mega pixels but very poor performance.
Samsung Galaxy A3 (SM-A300FZWUBTU) SIM-Free Smartphone - White
  • Love this phone ! Really good camera, good screen. I love it.
  • Packing an 8mp camera in such a small device, also a front camera for selfies, rear camera includes a flash for low light snaps and also has a range of features including HDR.
  • Photos & videos look great both on the screen an backed up onto other forms of media.
  • Fast internet, good selection of apps, great camera and more than enough memory.
  • The camera sticks out the back of the phone. Not to much of an issue if you buy case.
NFC Technology
Charging Interface
micro USB
micro USB
Network Type
802.11 b/g/n
802.11 b/g/n
850, 900, 1800, 1900, 1700, 2100
850, 900, 1800, 1900, 2100, 700, 2600, 2300, 2500, 1700, 2000, 800
Operating System
Android v6.0 (Marshmallow)
Android 4.4.4 (KitKat)
Voice Control App
Mobile Payment Service Supported
Maximum Usage Time
13 hours
12 hours
Headphone Jack
Water Resistant
Convenient Smart Manager, Accelerometer, Proximity
Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass, ANT+ support, Animated selfie
What customers say about "Features"
Samsung Galaxy J3
  • Stable software, decent battery life, reasonable camera- just a good old fashioned quality product that does everything it needs to do without any fuss.
  • Great first phone for son. Decent performance, battery and weight. He’s happy, and so am I for 100 quid.
  • Reliable and sturdy. Battery life acceptable.
  • It runs on android which is fine but isn't the most easy to use software ever made.
  • Phone seems good but the battery life is dreadful - don't buy!
Samsung Galaxy A3 (SM-A300FZWUBTU) SIM-Free Smartphone - White
  • This phone is very impressive. Getting used to the new interface, but it appears more user friendly than pure Android on the Nexus.
  • Android works smoothly and seamlessly and there is plenty of on board memory for all my files, pictures and apps.
  • The compass is juddery and useless, calibrate it all you want.
  • This phone it is unlocked and working in UK perfect! I don't care what import it is but the specifications are true!
  • I'm very happy with this phone, it's fast, it's lightweight and the headphones that come with it are really nice.
Battery Capacity
2600 mA/h
1900 mA/h
Wireless Charging
What customers say about "Power"
Samsung Galaxy J3
  • Battery life is better than the iPhone battery life which was good as my parents didn't have to charge it often.
  • Easy to use, battery life is good, pictures are of good quality.
  • Great phone with bright screen and good battery performance so far.
  • Easy to use and battery lasts all day with a full charge.
  • The only downside falls are battery life not great and shortage of space .
Samsung Galaxy A3 (SM-A300FZWUBTU) SIM-Free Smartphone - White
  • Phone is fast, thin, well built and so far an amazing battery life.
  • Battery life is much more superior to previous Samsungs I have owned, also the charge time is much quicker too.
  • Battery life is good for this kind of phone (1+ day per charge) .
  • Good battery life - lasts all day even with data and wifi on. Recommended.
  • This really is a smashing phone and so easy to use, also the battery lasts a long time.
Included With Unit
Battery, Power adaptor, Headset, Data cable
USB cable, Charger
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
1 year(s)
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