Samsung Galaxy A12 vs. TCL 20L

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Samsung Galaxy A12 vs. TCL 20L Comparison Chart
DESIGN AND DIMENSIONS Samsung Galaxy A12 TCL 20L
Product Type Smartphone Smartphone
Manufacturer Model Number SM-A127F/DSN T774H
Form Factor Touch Touch
Height 164 mm 166.2 mm TCL 20L has greater height than Samsung Galaxy A12.
Width 75.8 mm 76.9 mm TCL 20L has greater width than Samsung Galaxy A12.
Depth 8.9 mm 9.1 mm Samsung Galaxy A12 is narrower than Samsung Galaxy A12.
Weight 205 g 199 g TCL 20L is lighter than Samsung Galaxy A12.
Body Colour Black | Blue Luna blue | Eclipse black
Body Material - 3D PMMA
Waterproof (Water-resistant) - -
Repairability Index 8.3 (out of 10) 8.3 (out of 10)
SAR Value 0.419 W/kg (head), 1.513 W/kg (body) 2.92 W/kg (limb), 1.35 W/kg (body), 1.22 W/kg (head)
Integrated Components - FM radio, LED flashlight
Connector Type USB Type-C - 24 pin USB-C
Headset jack - mini-phone 3.5mm
USB Type-C - 24 pin USB-C
Headset jack - mini-phone 3.5mm
SIM Card Type (Size) Nano SIM Nano SIM
SIM Card Qty Dual-SIM Dual-SIM
SIM Card Configuration Details - Nano SIM + nano SIM/microSD
DISPLAY Samsung Galaxy A12 TCL 20L
Display Type LCD display LCD display
Display Technology PLS TFT LCD
Screen Size (Display Size) 6.5" 6.67" TCL 20L has larger screen size than Samsung Galaxy A12.
Screen Resolution (Display Resolution) 1600 x 720 pixels 2400 x 1080 pixels TCL 20L has better screen resolution than Samsung Galaxy A12.
Display Format HD+ Full HD+
Pixel Density - 395 ppi
Aspect Ratio - 20:9
Max Brightness - 500 cd/m²
Colour Depth 16.7 million colours 16.7 million colours Both phones have the same color depth.
Contrast Ratio - 1500:1
Display Features Infinity V Display 2.5D Glass, Dotch Display
PROCESSOR Samsung Galaxy A12 TCL 20L
Processor Type (CPU) - Qualcomm Snapdragon 662
Clock Speed 2 GHz 2 GHz Both phones have the same clock speed.
Processor Core Qty 8-core 8-core Both phones have the same number of phone cores.
Graphics System (GPU) - Qualcomm ADRENO 610
MEMORY Samsung Galaxy A12 TCL 20L
RAM 3 GB LPDDR4X SDRAM - 4 GB TCL 20L has more RAM than Samsung Galaxy A12.
Internal Memory Size (Storage Capacity) 32 GB 128 GB TCL 20L has more internal memory than Samsung Galaxy A12.
User Memory 19.5 GB 19.5 GB
Memory Interface - UFS
Supported Flash Memory Cards (Expandable Memory) microSDHC, microSD, microSDXC - up to 1 TB microSDHC, microSD, microSDXC - up to 1 TB
CAMERA Samsung Galaxy A12 TCL 20L
MAIN CAMERA
Number of Main Cameras 4 4
Sensor Resolution 48 Megapixel 48 Megapixel Both phones have the same camera resolution.
Sensor Size - 1/2"
Lens Aperture F/2.0 F/2.0 Both phones have the same camera lens aperture.
Lens Construction - 5-element
Field of View (FoV) - 80.3 degree(s)
Pixel Size - 0.8 μm
Focus Adjustment Automatic Automatic
Digital Zoom 10x 10x Both phones have the same digital zoom.
Camera Modes - Panorama, Slow motion mode, Pro mode, portrait mode, Light Trace Mode, Stop-Motion Video Mode, Super Macro Mode, Super Steady Mode, wide-angle mode
Face Recognition (Face ID) - Face detection TCL 20L has face detection.
Light Source LED flash LED flash
Video Resolutions 1920 x 1080 (1080p) at 30 fps 1920 x 1080 (1080p) at 60 fps
Camera Features (Functions) - Phase Detect Auto-Focus (PDAF), snapshot in video recording, EIS video stabilisation, AI scene detection, AI Triple camera, scene detection 2.0, 2x lossless zoom
SECOND CAMERA
Sensor Resolution (2nd Camera) 5 Megapixel 8 Megapixel TCL 20L has better second camera resolution than Samsung Galaxy A12.
Sensor Size (2nd Camera) - 1/4"
Lens Type (2nd Camera) Ultra wide-angle lens Super wide-angle lens
Lens Aperture (2nd Camera) F/2.2 F/2.2 Both phones have the same second camera lens aperture.
Lens Element Qty (2nd Camera) - 5-element
Field of View (2nd Camera) 123 degree(s) 118 degree(s) Samsung Galaxy A12 has larger second camera lens field of view than TCL 20L.
Pixel Size (2nd Camera) - 1.12 μm
THIRD CAMERA
Sensor Resolution (3rd Camera) 2 Megapixel 2 Megapixel Both phones have the same third camera resolution.
Sensor Size (3rd Camera) - 1/5"
Lens Aperture (3rd Camera) F/2.4 F/2.4 Both phones have the same lens aperture of the third camera.
Lens Element Qty (3rd Camera) - 3-element
Field of View (3rd Camera) - 83 degree(s)
Pixel Size (3rd Camera) - 1.75 μm
Camera Functions (3rd Camera) Macro camera Macro camera
FOURTH CAMERA
Sensor Resolution (4th Camera) 2 Megapixel 2 Megapixel Both phones have the same resolution of the fourth camera.
Sensor Size (4th Camera) - 1/5"
Lens Aperture (4th Camera) F/2.4 F/2.4 Both phones have the same lens aperture of the fourth camera.
Field of View (4th Camera) - 83 degree(s)
Pixel Size (4th Camera) - 1.75 μm
Camera Functions (4th Camera) Depth camera Depth camera
Camera Features (4th Camera) Live Focus Live Focus
FRONT CAMERA
Number of Front Cameras 1 1
Sensor Resolution (Front) 8 Megapixel 16 Megapixel TCL 20L has better front camera resolution than Samsung Galaxy A12.
Sensor Size (Front) - 1/3.1"
Lens Aperture (Front) F/2.2 F/2.2 Both phones have the same front camera lens aperture.
Lens Element Qty (Front) - 5-element
Field of View (Front) - 76.3 degree(s)
Pixel Size (Front) - 1 μm
Focus Adjustment - Focus free
Special Effects (Front) - HDR, Face Beautification
Camera Modes (Front) - Portrait mode
Face Recognition (Face ID) - Face detection TCL 20L has face detection.
Light Source (Front) - Display flash
Video Resolutions (Front) - 1920 x 1080 (1080p) at 30 fps
Camera Features (Front) Live Focus Live Focus
BATTERY AND CHARGING Samsung Galaxy A12 TCL 20L
Battery Capacity (Battery Size) 5000 mAh 5000 mAh Both phones have the same battery capacity.
Fast Charging Technology Adaptive Fast Charging Adaptive Fast Charging Both phones have fast charging technology.
Talk Time 3420 minutes 3420 minutes Both phones have the same battery life when making calls.
Run Time Details Talk: up to 3420 min
Active online usage (LTE): up to 20 hrs
Active online usage (Wi-Fi): up to 20 hrs
Playback (video): up to 19 hrs
Playback (audio): up to 104 hrs
Talk: up to 3420 min
Active online usage (LTE): up to 20 hrs
Active online usage (Wi-Fi): up to 20 hrs
Playback (video): up to 19 hrs
Playback (audio): up to 104 hrs
CELLULAR Samsung Galaxy A12 TCL 20L
Technology WCDMA (UMTS) / GSM WCDMA (UMTS) / GSM
Mobile Broadband Generation 4G 4G Both phones have the same mobile network generation.
Operating System - Android 11
User Interface - TCL UI
Intelligent Assistant - Google Assistant
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, Galileo GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, Galileo
COMMUNICATIONS Samsung Galaxy A12 TCL 20L
Data Transmission FDD-LTE, TDD-LTE GPRS, EDGE, HSPA+, LTE, VoLTE, VoWiFi
2G Band 850 GSM, 900 GSM, 1800 GSM, 1900 GSM 850 GSM, 900 GSM, 1800 GSM, 1900 GSM
3G UMTS Band Band 1, Band 5, Band 8 Band 1, Band 2, Band 5, Band 8
3G UMTS Frequency 2100, 850, 900 2100, 1900, 850, 900
4G LTE Band Band 1, Band 3, Band 5, Band 7, Band 8, Band 20, Band 28, Band 38, Band 40, Band 41 Band 1, Band 3, Band 5, Band 7, Band 8, Band 20, Band 28, Band 38, Band 40, Band 41
4G LTE Frequency FDD 2100, FDD 1800+, FDD 850, FDD 2600, FDD 900, FDD 800 DD, FDD 700 APT, TDD 2600, TDD 2300, TDD 2500 FDD 2100, FDD 1800+, FDD 850, FDD 2600, FDD 900, FDD 800 DD, FDD 700 APT, TDD 2600, TDD 2300, TDD 2500
Wireless Interface IEEE 802.11b/g/n IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth 5.0
NFC Yes Yes Both phones have an NFC reader for mobile payments.
MEDIA Samsung Galaxy A12 TCL 20L
Supported Digital Audio Standards WAV, WMA, AAC, AMR, MP3, FLAC, XMF, OGG, MIDI, M4A, MXMF, OGA, 3GA, AWB, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA, MID AAC, MP3, FLAC, AAC +, eAAC+, MIDI, LDAC, AMR-WB, AMR-NB, SBC, Vorbis, WAVE
Supported Digital Video Standards MKV, FLV, AVI, WMV, ASF, 3GP, M4V, WebM, 3G2, MP4 MKV, FLV, AVI, WMV, ASF, 3GP, M4V, WebM, 3G2, MP4
FEATURES Samsung Galaxy A12 TCL 20L
Phone Functions Speakerphone, voice control, call timer, conference call, flight mode, voice dialing, vibrating alert Speakerphone, voice control, call timer, conference call, flight mode, voice dialing, vibrating alert
Sensors Accelerometer Accelerometer, ambient light sensor, proximity sensor, digital compass, gyro sensor
Security Devices Fingerprint reader Face recognition, fingerprint reader (side)
Security Technology - Face Key
Additional Phone Features Samsung KNOX, Samsung Smart Switch, Virtual Light Sensing, Virtual Proximity Sensing HD Voice, dual microphones with noise cancellation, Face Key, Google Lens, Google Assistant Button
OTHERS Samsung Galaxy A12 TCL 20L
Included Accessories - Power adapter, SIM card removal tool, USB-C cable, PET screen protective film