Apple iPhone 7 32GB vs. Samsung Galaxy A40 SM-A405FN/DS

Apple iPhone 7 32GB

Apple iPhone 7 32GB

3.3

£149.95

Free delivery
Samsung Galaxy A40 SM-A405FN/DS

Samsung Galaxy A40 SM-A405FN/DS

3.2

£154.76

Free delivery
Built-in camera
Yes
Yes
Front camera
Yes
Yes
Effective pixels front camera
7 megapixels
25 megapixels
Number of front cameras
1 ​
1 ​
Camera features
Autofocus, Built-in flash/lamp, Optical image stabilization (OIS)
Autofocus, Built-in flash/lamp
Effective pixels
12 megapixels
16 megapixels
Maximum lens aperture
1.8
2.2
Number of rear cameras
1 ​
2 ​
Sensor format
1/3"
Video recording
Yes
Yes
Max frame rate (highest resolution)
30 fps
30 fps
Max frame rate (regardless of res.)
240 fps
30 fps
Max resolution (highest frame rate)
1280x720 (HD 720) pixels
1920x1080 (HD 1080) pixels
Maximum resolution (video)
3840x2160 (4K Ultra HD) pixels
1920x1080 (HD 1080) pixels
2G (GSM)
Yes
Yes
3G (UMTS)
Yes
Yes
HSDPA: Speed (down)
42.2 Mbit/s
HSUPA: Speed (up)
5.76 Mbit/s
HSPA+
Yes
Yes
4G (LTE)
Yes
Yes
4G: Speed (down/up)
Cat.9: 450/50 Mbit/s
5G (NR)
No
No
Bluetooth
Yes
Yes
Bluetooth codec
SBC, AAC
aptX, LDAC, SBC
Bluetooth profile
A2DP, AVRCP
A2DP
Bluetooth version
4.2
5.0
Built-in navigation system
Yes
Yes
Type of navigation system
GPS, A-GPS, Galileo, GLONASS
GPS, A-GPS, BeiDou, Galileo, GLONASS
NFC
Yes
Yes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
Yes
Yes
Wireless networking standard
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
Streaming standards
Data connector
Lightning
USB
Type of USB connector
USB (Type C)
USB On-The-Go (OTG)
Yes
USB version
2.0
Headphone output (2.5/3.5 mm)
No
Yes
Type of connection
3.5 mm
Colour
Black, Silver, White, Red, Grey, Yellow, Brown, Gold, Pink
Black, Blue, White, Pink
Physical keyboard/numpad
No
No
Dimensions (WxHxD)
Depth
7.1 mm
7.9 mm
Height
138.3 mm
144.4 mm
Width
67.1 mm
69.2 mm
Product weight
138 g
140 g
Built-in sensors
Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Barometer
Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Built-in wireless charging
No
No
Dual SIM card support
No
Yes
Hybrid Dual Sim
No
Features
Built-in stereo speakers
FM radio, ANT+
Security
Fingerprint reader, Face scanner
Fingerprint reader, Face scanner
SIM card
Nano sim
Nano sim
Supports fast charging
No
Yes
Type of quick charge
Water resistant
Yes
No
IP code (level of dust/water resistance)
IP67
Aspect ratio
16:9
19.5:9
Display features
Scratch resistant display
Scratch resistant display, HDR
Display technology
LCD
OLED (AMOLED)
Panel type
IPS (TFT)
Display
Colour
Colour
Number of colours
16 777 216 colours
16 777 216 colours
Pixel density
326 PPI
437 PPI
Screen resolution (HxV)
750x1334 pixels
1080x2340 pixels
Screen size
4.7 inches
5.9 inches
Touchscreen
Yes
Yes
Material (body/chassis)
Glass, Steel, Aluminium
Plastic
RAM size
2GB
4GB
Release year
2016
2019
Battery capacity
1960 mAh
3100 mAh
Exchangeable battery
No
No
Graphics processor (GPU)
Yes
Yes
Graphics processor type
PowerVR GT7600
ARM Mali-G71 MP2
Processor core type
Quad Core
Octa Core
Processor speed
2.37 GHz
1.8 GHz
SoC/CPU (System on Chip)
Apple A10 Fusion
Samsung Exynos 7 Octa (7885)
Operating system (latest version)
Apple iOS 13
Android 9.0 (Pie)
Support for alternative firmware
Internal storage space (size)
32 GB
64 GB
Memory card reader
No
Yes
Compatible memory cards
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Maximum memory card size
512GB