The SAMSUNG Galaxy A5 (2017) is an outstanding Android device that was produced by SAMSUNG Electronics. The amazing smart phone was announced, launched and released in the year 2017.
The SAMSUNG Galaxy A5 (2017) comes with great screen, fast performance, awesome cameras, sleek design, amazing battery life and much more. The amazing phone comes with a design that is delight to hold and sits perfectly well with a perfect level of the back casing which makes it look sleek and adorable.
The device is actually a peace of mind you can always count on by backing up and upgrading all data so everything is adequate whenever in use. Every SAMSUNG Cloud account comes with 15GB of storage.
Galaxy A5 comes with outstanding features and interesting characteristics which will give users a mind blowing mobile experience and also comes with a wide variety of efficient accessories to choose from.
SAMSUNG Galaxy A5 Features and Specifications
Design and Display
The Galaxy A5 (2017) comes with elegance in its purest form. The body of the phone is crafted with minimalism for a maximum and wonderful mobile enjoyment. The phone comes with a highly resistant rear 3D glass and a massive 5.2 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touch-screen display that are fused together to provide a vivid viewing. It comes with a Corning Gorilla Glass for protection against pressure and scratches. The display inches give the design a premium and an adorable look.
A good quality camera of 16MP is spotted on the rear and another 16MP front facing camera is spotted in front of the device which gives a decent compliment to the phone. A fingerprint scanner is also spotted on the front region of the device which is designed to enhance an efficient security of the phone. The smart phone comes in attractive color variants and the tones are named after natural elements to appeal more to the senses and blend uniformly with its overall design. The colors are; sky black, sand gold, cloud peach and mist blue.
SAMSUNG Galaxy A5 Camera
The Galaxy device comes with a 16MP rear camera and a MP front facing camera. The 16MP rear camera will grant your photos the added depth and detail they deserve and will be able to capture unforgettable moments with its speedy and accurate auto-focus.
Users can optimize or spice up color tones with a set of preset camera filters to enhance photos and this will make users to enjoy greater creativity control to make storytelling much more brilliant and detailed.
The 16MP front facing camera capture very sharp results even in low light conditions thanks to the bright display that doubles as a flash. The front camera comes with a floating shutter feature that is optimized for better grip so images stay blur-free.
A reliable protection which makes you keep up with life comes with the device which is to safeguard for the unexpected occurrence. The phone is equipped with IP68 certification to withstand the elements such as liquid substances and dust. The device is dust proof and water resistant, it can be immersed in 1.5 meters of water for up to 30 minutes without mal-functioning.
The outstanding phone comes with a “power up quick with no time wasted” type of battery. The device comes with a 3000mAh battery capacity with longer life for even heavy usage and less time required for charging. With the type of battery, users can get on with important day to day essentials without charging it every now and then.
The battery of the device can last up to several hours on standby mode, talk time, audio/video playback and on internet usage on a single full charge. The battery of the smart phone is a non-removable one.
The amazing A5 comes with an octa-core 1.9GHz CPU speed for a speedy performance of the smart phone. The outstanding smart phone runs on Android OS, v6.0.1 (Marshmallow) for a smooth and efficient performance and comes with a RAM of 3GB for an efficient and a smooth multitasking experience.
Note: SAMSUNG Galaxy A5 has been upgraded to run on Android 8.0.0 Oreo OS.
The device comes with a “secure folder” that keeps selected apps and sensitive data locked down and separate them from the regular contents on the device. It saves users from having to log in every time with one time authentication. The device comes with a fingerprint scanner as well which enhances the security of the smart phone to the maximum.
SAMSUNG Galaxy A5 comes with an in-built memory storage space of 32GB which is expandable up to 256GB for the storage of your favorite multimedia files while the enhanced dual SIM functionality performance provides greater flexibility.
Specifications of SAMSUNG Galaxy A5 (Full Specifications)
. OS: Android v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
. Processor: Octa-core 1.9GHz CPU speed, Mali T830MP3 GPU
. System on chip: Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7880
. Display size: 5.2 inches
. Display type: Super AMOLED
. Color depth: 16M
. Display screen resolution: 1920 by 1080 FHD
. PPI: 424 pixel density
. Display screen protection: Yes
. S Pen support: No
. Camera: 16MP rear camera and 16MP front camera
. Camera features: Auto-focus, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama and LED flash light
. Video: FHD 1920 BY 1080 @30fps
. RAM: 3GB
. ROM: 32GB
. Available memory: 23.1GB
. External memory support: Micro SD up to 256GB
. SIM: Single SIM
. SIM type: NANO-SIM (4FF)
. Network: 2G, 3G, 4G FDD LTE and 4G TDD LTE
. IP68 certified: Yes, dust proof and water resistant
. Connectivity: USB, WI-FI, WI-FI Direct, Bluetooth and NFC
. Form factor: Touch bar
. Sensors: Accelerometer sensor, barometer sensor, fingerprint sensor, gyro sensor, geomagnetic sensor, hall sensor, proximity sensor and RGB light sensor
. Dimension: 146.1 by 71.4 by 7.9mm
. Weight: 159g
. Battery: 3000mAh capacity
. Battery features: Yes
. S-Voice: Yes
. Gear support: Yes
. Colors: Different attractive colors
SAMSUNG Galaxy A5 Prices, Availability
The SAMSUNG Galaxy A5 (2017) is available and can be bought from any of the leading retail phone stores across the country. The outstanding smart phone is also available and can be bought online (AMAZON, JUMIA, KONGA and other leading online stores).
Following the unveiling of the device, SAMSUNG announced that they will be targeting Western and Eastern Europe, Asia, Africa and Latin America. The device will not be available and sold in the United States but will be available and sold in Canada.
Price in Euro: EURO198
Price in Naira: NGN190000 – NGN225000