Huawei Y6 (2017) vs Samsung Galaxy A9 (2016)

Huawei Y6 (2017) on Amazon USA
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2016) on Amazon USA

Comparison of the technical features between smartphones, with the Huawei Y6 (2017) on one side and the Samsung Galaxy A9 (2016) on the other. The first has a processor with 4 cores, 4 threads, a maximale frequency of 1.5GHz. The second chips has a total of 8 cores, 8 threads, its turbo frequency is set to 1.8GHz. The following table also compares the lithography, the amount of RAM memory, the date of first broadcast, the values obtained in Geekbench 4.


Smartphone Huawei Y6 (2017) Samsung Galaxy A9 (2016)
Model version(s) MYA-L02, MYA-L03,
MYA-L22, MYA-L23
SM-A9000, SM-A900F
Release date Q3 2017 Q1 2016
Dimensions 5,66 x 2,83 x 0,33 in 6,37 x 3,19 x 0,29 in
Weight 5.29 oz 7.05 oz
Body Front glass,
plastic body
Front and back glass,
aluminum frame
Screen size, colours 5.0 inches, 16M colours 6.0 inches, 16M colours
Screen type IPS LCD Super AMOLED
Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels 1080 x 1920 pixels
Screen ratio 16:9 16:9
Density 294 ppi 367 ppi
Operating system Android 6.0 Android 5.1.1
Processor MediaTek MT6737T Qualcomm MSM8976 Snapdragon 652
Lithography 28 nm 28 nm HPM
Cores 4 8
Threads 4 8
Energy cores - 4x ARM Cortex-A53 @ 1.4 GHz
High performance cores 4x ARM Cortex-A53 @ 1.5 GHz 4x ARM Cortex-A72 @ 1.8 GHz
GPU integrated graphics ARM Mali-T720 MP2 Qualcomm Adreno 510
GPU execution units 2 1
GPU shading units 32 128
GPU clock rate 600 MHz 600 MHz
GPU FP32 floating point 22.7 GFLOPS 153.6 GFLOPS
Memory 2 GB RAM 3 GB RAM
Storage 16 GB 32 GB
Memory card Up to 128 GB Up to 128 GB
Photo 13 MP, AF 13 MP, f/1,9, 28mm
Video 1080p30 1080p30
Front photo 5 MP 8 MP, f/1,9, 24mm
Front video 720p30 1080p30
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP, LE 4.1, A2DP, LE
USB microUSB 2.0 microUSB 2.0
Battery capacity 3,000 mAh 4,000 mAh
Battery type Non removable Li-Ion Non removable Li-Ion
Battery life (versatile use) ~ 8 hours ~ 8 hours
TDP 6 W -
Head SAR - -
Body SAR - -
AnTuTu 41,109 73,597
(Android 64-bit)
Geekbench 4 single core
667 1,258
(Android 64-bit)
Geekbench 4 multi-core
1,857 3,734

We can easily compare the technical characteristics between these two smartphones. The phone Samsung Galaxy A9 (2016) has a larger number of cores, the maximum frequency of Samsung Galaxy A9 (2016) is larger. The Huawei Y6 (2017) has a newer release date.

Autonomy: the autonomy given is the one for a versatile use with video playback, web browsing, various applications, games, photos, etc ...

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Performances :

Performance comparison between the two smartphones, for this we consider the results generated on benchmark softwares such as Geekbench 4.

AnTuTu - Total score
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2016) 73,597
Huawei Y6 (2017) 41,109

The difference is 79%.

AnTuTu is one of the most popular apps in the world to evaluate and compare the power of a mobile device with the competition. It tests above all the power of calculation, the display of Web pages, the modeling of decorations in 3D, the management of the memory, the transfer of data.

On Android 64-bit:

Geekbench 4 - Multi-core & single core score - Android 64-bit
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2016) 1,258
Huawei Y6 (2017) 667

In single core, the difference is 89%. In multi-core, the difference in terms of gap is 101%.

Geekbench 4 is a complete benchmark platform with several types of tests, including data compression, images, AES encryption, SQL encoding, HTML, PDF file rendering, matrix computation, Fast Fourier Transform, 3D object simulation, photo editing, memory testing. This allows us to better visualize the respective power of these devices. For each result, we took an average of 250 values on the famous benchmark software. © 2021 - Information - XML sitemap - Privacy policy - Advertising policy - Contact


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