Compare Apple iPhone 3G vs Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017): Price, Specs, Review

Difference between the Apple iPhone 3G smartphone and the Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) mobile, with the technical details, but also the respective performances. The first phone is operating with the ARM 11 processor, which has 1 cores, 1 threads, an energy-efficient frequency of 0,4 GHz, a high-performance frequency of 0,4 GHz. The second is working with the Samsung Exynos 7870 processor, with 8 cores, 8 threads, its initial frequency is 1,6 GHz, its maximum frequency is 1,9 GHz.


Smartphone Apple iPhone 3G Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
Model version(s) A1324 Samsung SM-J530FM
Release date Q3 2018 Q2 2017
Dimensions 4.55 x 2.44 x 0.48 in 5.76 x 2.81 x 0.31 in
Weight 4.69 oz 5.64 oz
Body Aluminum body Front glass,
aluminum body
Screen size, colours 3.5 inches, 16M colors 5.2 inches, 16M colors
Screen type TFT Super AMOLED
Resolution 320 x 480 pixels 720 x 1280 pixels
Screen ratio 3:2 16:9
Density 165 ppi 282 ppi
Operating system iOS Android 7.0
Processor ARM 11 Samsung Exynos 7870
Lithography 45 nm 14 nm LPP
Cores 1 8
Threads 1 8
High-performance cores 1x ARM 11 @412 MHz 4x Cortex-A53 @1.9GHz
Energy-efficient cores 4x Cortex-A53 @1.6GHz
GPU PowerVR MBX Mali-T830 MP1
Memory 0.128 GB RAM 2 / 3 GB RAM
Storage 8 / 16 GB 16 / 32 GB
Memory card Up to 256 GB
Camera 2 MP 13 MP, f/1.7, 27mm
Video No 1080p30
Front camera No 13 MP, f/1.9
Front video No 1080p30
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11b/g Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth 2.0, A2DP 4.1, A2DP
USB 2.0 2.0
Battery capacity 1,400 mAh 3,000 mAh
Battery type Non-removable Li-Ion Non-removable Li-Ion
Versatile use autonomy ~ 8 hours and 30 minutes ~ 10 hours
Head SAR value (US) 0.52 W/kg
Body SAR value (US) 1.29 W/kg
AnTuTu 48,700
Geekbench 4 single core 135 514
Geekbench 4 multi-core 135 1,341
Rating 3.6 / 5 4.2 / 5
Number of reviews 177 3,841
Price $45 $155
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We can thus compare easily the technical specifications between these two smartphones. The Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) smartphone has a bigger number of cores, the maximum frequency of the Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) is higher. The Apple iPhone 3G has a more recent release date.

Note: prices may change with time. They are not updated in real time. Shipping costs have not been integrated in the overall cost of the mobile devices.

Performance comparison between the Apple iPhone 3G phone and the Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017). For this purpose, we are looking at the respective scores on AnTuTu and Geekbench 4.

Geekbench 4:

Processor Geekbench 4 – Multi-core & single core score – Android 64-bit & iOS 64-bit
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017)  514
Apple iPhone 3G  135

This graph shows us the difference in power between these two phones. For each value, it is an average based on 250 data generated in the benchmark platform.

On the single-core side, there is a difference of 281%. In multi-core, the gap reaches 893%.


Unfortunately, we can not yet display the comparison chart for the results on AnTuTu, because we lack data for at least one of these processors. Please, come back in a few days.