Samsung has launched the Galaxy On5 Pro along with the Galaxy On7 Pro in India. The device has impressive specifications with aggressive pricing, but it won't be a cakewalk as there is a long line of budget smartphones currently available in the Indian market.
The Samsung Galaxy On5 Pro comes with a price tag of Rs. 9,190, which means it will compete with the likes of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 16GB (Rs. 9,999), and the Galaxy J3 (2016) (Rs. 8,990).
Here is a specification comparison of the devices that may help you buy one that suits your taste:
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 sports a 5.5-inch screen with 1,920x1,080 pixels (403 ppi pixel density), while the Samsung Galaxy On5 Pro and Galaxy J3 (2016) feature has a 5-inch touchscreen with 720x1,280 pixels (294 ppi pixel density).
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 processor, while the Galaxy On5 Pro has a Samsung Exynos quad-core, and the Galaxy J3 (2016) has a Spreadtrum SC8830 processor.
The Galaxy On5 Pro runs Android Marshmallow but the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 runs Android 5.0.2 Lollipop based MIUI 7.0, and the Galaxy J3 (2016) has an Android 5.1 Lollipop.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 comes packed with a 16GB internal storage expandable up to 256GB via microSD card and 2GB RAM, compared to 16GB internal memory (expandable up to 128GB) and 2GB RAM seen in the Galaxy On5 Pro, and 8GB/16GB internal storage (expandable up to 256GB via microSD card) and 1.5GB RAM in the Galaxy J3 (2016).
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 has a 16MP main camera with f/2.0 aperture, phase detection autofocus and dual-LED (dual tone) flash and a 5MP front-snapper with f/2.0 aperture, while the Galaxy On5 Pro and Galaxy J3 (2016) house an 8MP main camera with f/2.2 aperture, autofocus and LED flash, and a 5MP front-snapper with f/2.2 aperture.
Both the Galaxy On5 Pro and Galaxy J3 (2016) are powered by a 2,600mAh battery, while the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 has a 4,000mAh battery.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 scores more than the Galaxy On5 Pro and Galaxy J3 (2016) in all the departments except software. The device has a superior display, processor, storage, camera and battery.