Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 is a mid-range flagship Android smartphone that offers better and bigger hardware than the Galaxy A3 2017. This handset was launched by the company in the “Galaxy A Series” along with Galaxy A3 2017 and Galaxy A7 2017 cell phones.
It is an upgraded or enhanced model of the Galaxy A5 2016 phone. Its specifications are better than the A3 but less than the A7 2017. Check out the features, price, and full phone specifications of Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 below.
Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 Features
- Highly Resistant Rear 3D Glass.
- IP68 Certification: Water and Dust Proof.
- 256GB of Expandable Storage.
- Reversible Plug: USB Type-C Support.
- Gorilla Glass 4 Protection.
- Fingerprint Sensor to Unlock Phone.
- Fast Charging Support.
The handset sports a bigger screen i.e. a 5.2 inch Super AMOLED Full HD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and a pixel density of ~424 PPI. The full HD screen of Galaxy A5 is covered by the 2.5D Gorilla Glass 4 to protect it from scratches and dust. The version of Gorilla Glass is same as the A5 2016.
The smartphone features a 64-bit faster processor, powered by a 1.9GHz Octa-Core Exynos 7880 processor and coupled with Mali-T830MP2 GPU.
It is packed with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. You can expand the memory up to 256GB with a microSD card. On the first boot, you will get 23.1GB free space!
The front and rear cameras of this phone are also better. The handset offers an autofocus 16MP CMOS camera with LED flash at the rear side and a fixed focus CMOS 16MP camera at the front side. The main camera can record the FULL HD videos @30fps.
This device gets the power from a non-removable battery of capacity 3000mAh. The standard battery of this handset can provide 13 to 18 hours of backup on the 3G, LTE, and Wi-Fi networks. The audio playback time of this phone is up to 53 hours.
The connectivity features of Galaxy A5 2017 smartphone include 2G, 3G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4 + 5 GHz, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth version 4.2, NFC, USB type-C, 3.5mm ear jack and GPS.
Sensors supported by this device are – Accelerometer, Barometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, Proximity Sensor, and RGB Light Sensor.
Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 Price
In the market, it will be available in the 4 color options – Black Sky, Gold Sand, Peach Cloud, and Blue Mist. You can buy it from the company’s official store or order on the Samsung’s website.
Currently, it is launched in the UK and Indonesia.
In the UK, it is priced at £369.00.
In Indonesia, it price at IDR 4,999 million.
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