Samsung Galaxy A40 SM-A405FN/DS vs. Motorola Moto G8 Plus Dual

Samsung Galaxy A40 SM-A405FN/DS

Samsung Galaxy A40 SM-A405FN/DS

3.2

£159.74

£174.99 Incl. delivery
Motorola Moto G8 Plus Dual

Motorola Moto G8 Plus Dual

£201.20

£209.99 Incl. delivery
Built-in camera
Yes
Yes
Front camera
Yes
Yes
Effective pixels front camera
25 megapixels
25 megapixels
Number of front cameras
1 ​
1 ​
Camera features
Autofocus, Built-in flash/lamp
Autofocus, Built-in flash/lamp, Optical image stabilization (OIS)
Effective pixels
16 megapixels
48 megapixels
Maximum lens aperture
2.2
1.7
Number of rear cameras
2 ​
3 ​
Sensor format
1/2"
Video recording
Yes
Yes
Max frame rate (highest resolution)
30 fps
30 fps
Max frame rate (regardless of res.)
30 fps
240 fps
Max resolution (highest frame rate)
1920x1080 (HD 1080) pixels
1280x720 (HD 720) pixels
Maximum resolution (video)
1920x1080 (HD 1080) pixels
3840x2160 (4K Ultra HD) 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.13/5: 400/75 Mbit/s
5G (NR)
No
No
Bluetooth
Yes
Yes
Bluetooth codec
aptX, LDAC, SBC
aptX, SBC
Bluetooth profile
A2DP
A2DP, AVRCP
Bluetooth version
5.0
5.0
Built-in navigation system
Yes
Yes
Type of navigation system
GPS, A-GPS, BeiDou, 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
USB
USB
Type of USB connector
USB (Type C)
USB (Type C)
USB On-The-Go (OTG)
Yes
Yes
USB version
2.0
2.0
Headphone output (2.5/3.5 mm)
Yes
Yes
Type of connection
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
Colour
Black, Blue, White, Pink
Black, Blue, Red, Pink
Developed especially for seniors
No
No
Physical keyboard/numpad
No
No
Dimensions (WxHxD)
Depth
7.9 mm
9.1 mm
Height
144.4 mm
158.4 mm
Width
69.2 mm
75.8 mm
Product weight
140 g
188 g
Built-in sensors
Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Built-in wireless charging
No
No
Dual SIM card support
Yes
Yes
Hybrid Dual Sim
No
Yes
Features
FM radio, ANT+
FM radio, Built-in stereo speakers
Security
Fingerprint reader, Face scanner
Fingerprint reader, Face scanner
SIM card
Nano sim
Nano sim
Supports fast charging
Yes
Yes
Type of quick charge
Motorola TurboPower
Water resistant
No
No
Aspect ratio
19.5:9
19:9
Display features
Scratch resistant display, HDR
Display technology
OLED (AMOLED)
LCD
Panel type
IPS (TFT)
Display
Colour
Colour
Number of colours
16 777 216 colours
16 777 216 colours
Pixel density
437 PPI
400 PPI
Screen resolution (HxV)
1080x2340 pixels
1080x2280 pixels
Screen size
5.9 inches
6.3 inches
Touchscreen
Yes
Yes
Material (body/chassis)
Plastic
RAM size
4GB
4GB
Release year
2019
2019
Battery capacity
3100 mAh
4000 mAh
Exchangeable battery
No
Graphics processor (GPU)
Yes
Yes
Graphics processor type
ARM Mali-G71 MP2
Adreno 610
Processor core type
Octa Core
Octa Core
Processor speed
1.8 GHz
2 GHz
SoC/CPU (System on Chip)
Samsung Exynos 7 Octa (7885)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SDM665
Operating system (latest version)
Android 9.0 (Pie)
Android 9.0 (Pie)
Support for alternative firmware
Internal storage space (size)
64 GB
64 GB
Memory card reader
Yes
Yes
Compatible memory cards
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Maximum memory card size
512GB
512GB