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Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) Specs

Release Date in Philippines
DateJan 2017
Processor frequency1.9 GHz
Processor familySamsung Exynos
Processor cores8
Display diagonal13.2 cm (5.2")
Display resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
Screen shapeFlat
Display typeSAMOLED
Display number of colours16.78 million colours
Touch technologyMulti-touch
Touchscreen typeCapacitive
Second displayNo
Ports & interfaces
USB portYes
USB connector typeUSB Type-C
USB version2.0
Headphone connectivity3.5 mm
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)No
ANT+ enabledYes
Weight & dimensions
Weight159 g
Width71.4 mm
Depth7.9 mm
Height146.1 mm
Mobile network generation4G
SIM card typeNanoSIM
4G standardLTE
2G standardsEdge, GPRS, GSM
Wi-Fi standards802.11a,Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac),802.11b,802.11g,Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Bluetooth version4.2
Bluetooth profilesA2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, Map, OPP, Pan, PBAP
2G bands (primary SIM)850,900,1800,1900 MHz
2G bands (secondary SIM)850,900,1900,2100 MHz
3G bands supported850,900,1900,2100 MHz
4G bands supported700,800,850,900,1800,1900,2100,2600 MHz
Tethering (modem-mode)Yes
Wi-Fi DirectYes
Near Field Communication (NFC)Yes
RAM capacity3 GB
Internal storage capacity32 GB
Compatible memory cardsMicroSD (TransFlash)
User memory23.1 GB
Maximum memory card size256 GB
USB mass storageYes
Position locationYes
Assisted GPS (A-GPS)Yes
GPS (satellite)Yes
Electronic compassYes
Wi-Fi positioningYes
Operating system installedAndroid 6.0.16
App distribution platformGoogle Play
Exchange supportYes
Google applicationsGoogle Maps,Google Play,YouTube
Rear camera typeSingle camera
Rear camera resolution (numeric)16 MP
Front camera typeSingle camera
Front camera resolution (numeric)16 MP
Rear camera flashYes
Rear camera resolution4608 x 3456 pixels
Rear camera aperture number1.9
Digital zoom4x
Front camera aperture number1.9
Flash typeLED
Sensor typeCMOS
Video capture resolution (max)1920 x 1080 pixels
Maximum frame rate30 fps
Resolution at capture speed1920x1080@30fps
Video recording modes1080p
Auto focusYes
Zoom capabilityYes
Video recordingYes
Night modeYes
Battery capacity3000 mAh
Talk time (3G)16 h
Removable batteryNo
Browsing time (Wi-Fi)18 h
Browsing time (3G)13 h
Browsing time (4G)16 h
Continuous audio playback time53 h
Continuous audio playback time (display off)78 h
Continuous video playback time19 h
Form factorBar
Product colourPink
Colour namePeach Cloud
International Protection (IP) codeIP68
Protection featuresDust resistant, Water resistant
Subscription typeNo subscription

Samsung A5 Specs and Features in the Philippines

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) - Awesome As Always

Thanks to sophisticated products that everyone loves to use, Samsung is one of the most innovative brands that push the boundaries of innovation. Needless to say, Samsung is proud to continue its tradition of excellence with the release of Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) phone. Packed with awesome features, the magnificent Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) will transform your entire life like never before.

Simply Elegant

The lovely Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) has been described as "elegance in its purest form". Such statement is accurate when you take a look at its well-polished exterior. Designed with minimalism in mind, this Samsung phone exudes its sophisticated vibe effortlessly. Not just that, its smooth design is easily one of the best phone designs in the market. Its overall design is so gorgeous that you can mistake it as a premium flagship model.

Rather than just following trends, this Samsung phone is all about setting trends. Inspired by nature, there are four available muted color tones that are named after natural elements. In short, these colors appeal more to the senses and it is not surprising that they can blend well with the smartphone design. Aside from its beautiful design, the Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) has been designed with ergonomics in mind. In fact, it is a design that is a delight to hold and handle. With its symmetrical design, this Samsung smartphone offers excellent grip that allows you to use it comfortably even with just one hand.

Full Protection Against All Elements

No matter what, the Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) enjoys full protection against all nasty elements that can ruin your smartphone experience. Certified as IP68, this Samsung phone can withstand the elements such as dust and liquid. As a matter of fact, you can immerse it in 1.5m of water for up to 30 minutes. Its reliable protection makes sure that your Samsung phone can last longer than most smartphones in the market.

Promising Performance

Powered by its 1.9 octa-core processor, the Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) delivers a stellar performance that puts others to shame. Whatever you do with it, everything will work well as expected. Even the most demanding apps or mobile games will not be able to deter this Samsung phone from serving your needs consistently.

Capture Lovely Moments

In terms of camera performance, the Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) never disappoints as its superior 16MP rear camera will offer you the extra depth and detail that your beautiful photos deserve. Not just that, its Auto Focus also enables you to snap memorable moments quickly and accurately. Now, you do not have to worry about missing those irreplaceable moments. As for selfies, its 16MP front camera is equally impressive since it delivers stunning shots that are sharp even in low-light conditions. In conclusion, the Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) is an awesome model that you should get since it carries a host of exciting features.

Reviews of Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Reviewed on 2017-03-31
Samsung has a lot of smartphones that can match different kinds of users and if you're actually looking for a device that would offer something close to the performance of their current flagship phone, you may consider getting one of their Galaxy A series...
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Reviewed on 2017-03-20
The Samsung Galaxy A series 2017 model is already out and you only have two choices if you are in PH: A5 or A7. Stay tuned as we share the Galaxy A5 2017 review.The A series 2017 model was launched in PH back in January 2017. ContentsWatch: Samsung Galaxy...
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Reviewed on 2017-03-14
Tech giant Samsung has been at the forefront of the smartphone industry. With great staples such as the Note4 and innovative flagships like the S7 edge, Samsung is riding high right now. However, with flagship phones going for much higher prices, Samsung...
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Reviewed on 2017-03-10
Samsung has stepped up the game a bit when it introduced two new premium midrangers – the 2017 Galaxy A7 and A5. The company did bring some flagship features in to the midrange arena that could give some advantage when you are looking for your next phone...
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Reviewed on 2017-07-31
It seems every day now a new phone is released and with that many times value phones are forgotten even on launch day. This could not be more true than with the Galaxy A5 2017 from Samsung. This Value class phone packs some great features and is available...
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Reviewed on 2017-04-11
Great display, Good design, Great battery life, Good cameras, Samsung Pay Support
Price could have been lower, No Nougat, No OIS support for the rear camera, Photos by Raj Rout
While the entire world is drooling over the recently launched Samsung Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+ flagship smartphones, let me remind you that the Chaebol had also introduced upgrades to its Galaxy A series earlier this year; the Galaxy A5 (2017) and Gal...
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Reviewed on 2017-04-11
Great display, Good design, Great battery life, Good cameras, Samsung Pay Support
Price could have been lower, No Nougat, No OIS support for the rear camera, Photos by Raj Rout
While the entire world is drooling over the recently launched Samsung Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+ flagship smartphones, let me remind you that the Chaebol had also introduced upgrades to its Galaxy A series earlier this year; the Galaxy A5 (2017) and Gal...
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Reviewed on 2017-02-20
Samsung's Galaxy S7 is one of the most popular Android phones. In part, that's because of its very good performance and excellent camera. Another key factor is the stunning glass and metal design. Well, when it comes to the design and looks, Samsung has...
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Reviewed on 2017-02-15
Great design: solid build, comfortable size, nice heft, Water resistance is a great extra, Excellent battery life and quick charging, Very good image quality in daylight, Excellent onscreen keyboard, great typing experience, Support expandable storage via...
A bit overpriced, Subpar video rec quality, lack of video stabilization results in very shaky videos, Runs on a 1yearold Android version (6.0 Marshmallow), Performance is a bit stuttery, especially with more intense apps, No LED notification light
These days, Samsung has simplified its previously huge lineup of phones: we now have the Galaxy S and Note series representing the best of Samsung, the Galaxy J series as the most affordable options, and then, there is the Galaxy A series standing right...
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Reviewed on 2017-02-14
great screen, superb design, super battery life, water and dust-resistant (IP68), expandable storage, broad wireless mobile network frequency coverage, USB Type-C, fast SoC
no OTG, USB 2.0 only, body SAR could be lower, no dual-SIM, PWM, weak system performance, slow eMMC storage
Water-resistant. The Galaxy A5 series now enters the third round and has to keep its ground when fighting in the strong mid-range. More power, bigger storage, and water and dust protection are to help here. The test will show whether this will suffice...
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Reviewed on 2017-02-13
Premium design, Smooth performance, Well designed UX, Strong display
Out-performed by similarly priced phones, Fingerprint magnet, No 4K video recording
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) review: The Samsung Galaxy A5 has already proven its worth in previous years, with last year's model landing a full five-star review, but does the 2017 refresh still make for a winning recipe?The A Series has always been about dis...
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Reviewed on 2017-04-03
Like a much more expensive Samsung phone, all the parts just kind of work together, water resistant, USB Type-C
Gamers after fastest processor may not be satisfied
It's just as well that Samsung has launched the Samsung Galaxy S8, because with the release of the 2017 model of the Samsung Galaxy A4, there was very little reason to buy the Samsung Galaxy S7. The Samsung Galaxy A5 is the smaller of Samsung's two mid-r...
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Reviewed on 2017-03-28
Good all-rounder, Already hugely discounted
Fingerprint reader is temperamental
We've seen flagship phones from almost everyone launch in the past several weeks. But while we're waiting Samsung's flagship Galaxy S8 phone to appear, we've been given the latest iteration of the mid-range (and much more affordable) Samsung Galaxy A5 (20...
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Reviewed on 2017-03-23
If you were told that the new Samsung Galaxy A5 costs $1,000 or more, and you didn't know any better, you probably wouldn't bat an eyelid. The design, look and feel is premium through-and-through and there's very little to tell from the outside that it's...
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Reviewed on 2017-03-22
Samsung has become the benchmark brand for Android smartphones, driven by its flagship Galaxy handsets. Now, it's looking to woo those looking for something more affordable with the Galaxy A5. This smartphone was announced in January, and launched this mo...
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