Essential Phone vs Samsung Galaxy A30s: Side by Side Specs Comparison

This is a side-by-side smartphone specs comparison of the Essential Phone and Samsung Galaxy A30s. The Essential Phone has a 5.71-inch display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, cameras, 4G LTE (700MHz) connectivity, and 3040mAh battery.

Meanwhile, the Samsung Galaxy A30s has a 5.71-inch display, Samsung Exynos 7904 processor, cameras, 4G LTE (700MHz) connectivity, and 3040mAh battery.

SpecsEssential PhoneSamsung Galaxy A30s
Image & Ratings Essential Phone
4/5 stars (1 ratings)
× Samsung Galaxy A30s
3.4/5 stars (41 ratings)
Screen5.71-inch QHD LTPS Display (1312 x 2560 Pixels, 504 ppi) with Corning Gorilla Glass 5, (Edge-to-Edge Display)6.4-inch HD+ Super AMOLED Display (720 x 1560 Pixels, 268 ppi) with 19.5:9 Aspect Ratio and Infinity-V Notch
OSAndroid 7.1 NougatAndroid 9.0 Pie with OneUI
ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 835Samsung Exynos 7904
CPUOcta Core CPU
4x Kryo @ 2.45GHz & 4x Kryo @ 1.9GHz
Octa Core CPU
2x Cortex-A73 @ 1.8GHz & 6x Cortex-A53 @ 1.6GHz
GPUAdreno 540Mali-G71 MP2
Rear CameraDual Camera: 13.0 + 3.0 Megapixels RGB + Monochrome Dual Camera
Laser AF & PDAF
LED Flash
f/1.85 Aperture
Triple Cameras:
25MP Main Camera (f/1.7 Aperture, PDAF)
8MP Ultra-wide (f/2.2 Aperture)
5MP Depth Sensor
-LED Flash
Front Camera 8.0 Megapixels with Fixed Focus
- f/2.2 Aperture
16 Megapixels (f/2.0 Aperture)
Expansion None 512GB via microSD
SIMSingle SIM (Nano-SIM)Dual SIM (Nano-SIM)
Networks 4G LTE (700MHz), 3G HSPA+, 2G EDGE & GPRS Networks 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, 2G EDGE & GPRS Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (Dual Band)Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (Dual Band)
BluetoothBluetooth 5.0Bluetooth 5.0
PositionA-GPSA-GPS, GLONASS, Galileo & BeiDou
3.5mm Audio JackNoYes
Audio EnhancementNoneNone
FM RadioNoYes
Sensors Fingerprint Sensor
Barometer, Proximity Sensor & Ambient Light Sensor
Compass, Gyroscope & Accelerometer
Face Recognition & Fingerprint Sensor
Proximity Sensor & Ambient Light Sensor
Compass, Gyroscope & Accelerometer
Battery3040 mAh Li-ion Battery (Non-removable)
Fast Charging
4000 mAh Li-Po Battery (Non-removable)
15W Fast Charging
MaterialTitanium Frame and Ceramic Back CoverGlossy Plastic with Metal Frame
Size141.5 x 71.1 x 7.8 mm158.5 x 74.7 x 7.8 mm
Weight185 g169 g
ColorsBlack, Gray, White and JadePrism Crush Black, Prism Crush Violet and Prism Crush White
Launch DateMay 30, 2017September 11, 2019
PriceUSD 699.00 / No official price in the Philippines yet.12,990.00 - Official Price in the Philippines

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