Google has officially launched the Pixel 4a 5G, a 5G variant of the Pixel 4a smartphone with many attractive features.
However, when put on the table compared to the Galaxy A51, one of the most attractive mid-range 5G smartphones on the market today comes from Samsung, will the Pixel 4a 5G be enough to beat?
Pixel 4a 5G design comparison and Galaxy A51 5G design comparison
The Google Pixel 4a 5G has a nearly bezel-less display, obscured only by the punch-hole selfie camera in the top left corner. It has rounded corners and a square camera module on the back. The back is made of polycarbonate material, while the screen is protected by Gorilla Glass 3.
Similarly, the Samsung Galaxy A51 5G also has a nearly bezel-less screen and uses a “punch hole” design, but the selfie camera position is in the middle of the upper bezel instead of the left as the Pixel 4a 5G. Samsung’s mobile phone also has rounded corners, a fairly large rectangular camera cluster located in the top left corner containing 4 lenses and a fake glass back.
Compare 4a 5G Pixel 4a 5G vs. Galaxy A51 5G screen
Google Pixel 4a 5G is equipped with a 6.2-inch screen, which is slightly smaller than its rival. It is a high-end OLED panel, supports 2,340 x 1,080 pixels resolution, supports HDR, alway on display and its aspect ratio is 19.5: 9.
Meanwhile, the Galaxy A51 5G has a larger 6.5-inch Super AMOLED display that supports a slightly higher resolution of 2,400 x 1,080 pixels. It uses an aspect ratio of 20: 9 and is protected by Gorilla Glass 3 like the Pixel 4a 5G.
Pixel 4a 5G vs. Galaxy A51 5G hardware comparison
Google’s new Pixel 4a 5G uses Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 765G mid-range processor, while the Galaxy A51 5G is powered by Samsung’s Exynos 980 SoC. It’s no surprise that both of these SoCs support 5G connectivity, as the phone’s name suggests. The standard variant of this duo comes with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage.
The difference between the two phones also comes from the fingerprint sensor when with the Pixel 4a 5G it’s on the back, while the Galaxy A51 5G integrates this technology below the screen.
In terms of battery life, the Pixel 4a 5G comes with an 18W fast charger for a 3,800 mAh battery, while the Galaxy A51 5G has a larger 4,500 mAh battery but Samsung mobile only has a slower 15W fast charging technology. .
If you’re interested in which phone is lighter to carry around then the Pixel 4a 5G is the better choice. This phone weighs only 168 grams, while the figure on the Galaxy A51 5G is 187 grams.
Pixel 4a 5G vs. Galaxy A51 5G camera comparison
Both Google and Samsung are known for excellent camera performance, even on mid-range smartphones like the two models in today’s comparison.
The Google Pixel 4a 5G has a 12.2-megapixel main camera paired with the lens for a 16-megapixel ultra-wide angle and supports 4K @ 60fps video recording. On the front, Google’s mobile has an 8MP selfie camera for users to take selfies and video calls.
Meanwhile, theoretically, the Galaxy A51 5G impresses users more by owning a 4-camera system, including 48MP main sensor + 12MP lens for ultra-wide angle + 5MP macro camera + 5MP depth sensor. The main sensor of this phone also supports 4K video recording but only at 30 frames per second. On the front, Samsung mobile has a 32MP selfie camera, supports 1080p @ 30fps video recording just like the Pixel 4a 5G.
If you like video recording then Google’s mid-range handset would be the better choice for you, while both smartphones take great photos, especially considering their price range .
Overall, the Galaxy A51 5G and Pixel 4a 5G are two of the most worth buying 5G phones in the mid-range segment right now. Both smartphones own an eye-catching, modern, eye-catching “punch hole” screen design, powerful hardware configuration and good display quality.
However, if you need a better camera and video camera then go for the Pixel 4a 5G. While the Galaxy A51 5G will be a suitable choice for those who need a phone with a beautiful design, stable performance and good battery life. Which smartphone will you buy?