Samsung Galaxy A5



Samsung Galaxy A5 2017

Premium Metal Design

With its refined full metal unibody design, 5-inch HD Super AMOLED display and ultra-slim 6.7 mm body, the Galaxy A5 is wonderfully slim and light.

"Premium Metal Design

Enhanced Camera

The Galaxy A5 captures life as it happens using a 13 MP rear camera and 5 MP front-facing camera. Snap a selfie with your voice or palm. Create a panorama-like image with Wide Selfie or use Animated (GIF) Selfie functions to record those longer moments by snapping up to 20 continuous photos.

Enhanced Camera

Adaptive Display and Sound

The Galaxy A5’s adaptive Super AMOLED display delivers true-to-life colours. By intelligently adapting to your surroundings, it ensures that your experience is always maximized, while the Automatic Adjustable Audio means the Galaxy A5 automatically increases or decreases the volume in response to the noise around you.

Adaptive Display and Sound

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With a curved 3D back, sleek metal and glass finish and large, crisp Super AMOLED display, the Samsung Galaxy A5 combines style and power with the functionality expected of the Galaxy range.


Designed to keep up with the most active of lifestyles, the Samsung Galaxy A5 is equipped with IP68, so is water- and dust-resistant, meaning your phone will always be protected.


The Samsung Galaxy A5 has a longer lasting battery with fast charging, so you can be sure you’ll still be snapping long into the night!


Take high-quality selfies with an incredible 16 megapixel front-facing camera and Light+ for those gloomy days and early evenings, plus instant photo filters to satisfy creative minds. With an easy-to-use camera interface and ergonomically designed body, it’s easier than ever to take stunning photos on the go.


From the manufacturer

Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 Specs

Operating System Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Memory 3 GB
Chipset Samsung Exynos 7880
CPU 1.9 GHz ARM Cortex A53 Octa-Core
GPU Mali T830MP3
Storage 32 GB
Size 5.2″
Native Resolution 1920 x 1080
Display Colors 16.0 Million
Pixel Density 424 ppi
Display Technology AMOLED
Screen Coating Gorilla Glass 4
Input/Output Connectors
Ports 1x USB 2.0 – Type C
Audio 1x 1/8″ (3.5 mm) Headphone/Microphone
1x Integrated Speaker
Flash Media Slot 1 x microSDXC
SIM Card Size Card 1: Nano
Card 2: Nano
GSM 2G GSM, GPRS, EDGE: 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
GSM 3G/3.5G UMTS, HSPA+: 850, 900, 1700, 1900, 2100 MHz
4G LTE LTE: 2, 4, 5, 7, 12, 17 Bands
Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.2 + LE
Infrared None
FM Radio Yes
Front Camera
Resolution 16.0 MP / Video: 1920 x 1080p 30fps
Aperture f/1.9
Rear Camera
Resolution 16.0 MP / Video: 1920 x 1080p 30 fps
Aperture f/1.9
35mm-Equivalent Focal Length 27
Image Stabilization Digital
Rear Camera Flash
Rear Camera Flash Yes
Sensors Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Barometer, Compass, Fingerprint, Gyroscope, Magnetometer, Proximity sensor
Water Resistance Submersible
IP Rating IP68
Keyboard Virtual
Battery Internal Lithium-Ion (3000.0 mAh)
Battery Life Maximum Talk Time (3G): 16 Hours
Maximum Music Playback Time: 53 Hours
Fast Charging Technology Samsung Adaptive Fast Charger
Dimensions (W x H x D) 2.8 x 5.8 x 0.3″ / 71.4 x 146.1 x 7.9 mm
Weight 5.54 oz / 157 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight 0.8 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 6.3 x 3.4 x 1.9″