Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

  • Available. Released 2017, January
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
  • Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) Octa-core 1.9 GHz Cortex-A53
  • 32 GB, 3 GB RAM
  • 16 MP, f/1.9, 27mm, autofocus, LED flash
  • Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery

Overview

Launch

  • Announced 2017, January
  • Status Available. Released 2017, January

Network

  • Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
  • 2G GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
  • 3G HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
  • 4G LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)
  • Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps
  • GPRS Yes
  • Edge Yes

Body

  • Dimensions 146.1 x 71.4 x 7.9 mm (5.75 x 2.81 x 0.31 in)
  • Weight 157 g (5.54 oz)
  • SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
  • Others - Samsung Pay - IP68 certified - dust/water proof over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes

Display

  • Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Size 5.2 inches (~71.5% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels (~424 ppi pixel density)
  • Multitouch Yes
  • Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • Others - Always-on display

Platform

  • OS Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
  • Chipset Exynos 7880 Octa
  • CPU Octa-core 1.9 GHz Cortex-A53
  • GPU Mali-T830MP3

Memory

  • Card Slot microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
  • Internal 32 GB, 3 GB RAM

Camera

  • Primary 16 MP, f/1.9, 27mm, autofocus, LED flash
  • Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR
  • Video 1080p@30fps
  • Secondary 16 MP, f/1.9, 1080p

Sound

  • Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
  • Loudspeaker Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack Yes
  • Others Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Comms

  • WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
  • Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE
  • GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
  • NFC Yes
  • Radio Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
  • USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector

Features

  • Sensors Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
  • Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
  • Browser HTML5
  • Java No
  • Others - Fast battery charging - ANT+ support - MP4/WMV/H.265 player - MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player - Photo/video editor - Document viewer

Battery

  • Battery Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
  • Talk time Up to 16 h (3G)
  • Music play Up to 53 h

Misc

  • Colors Black Sky, Gold Sand, Blue Mist, Peach Cloud
  • Price group About 430 EUR

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