Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 Announced – Specs, Features, Details

Samsung Galaxy A5 2017

Along with Samsung Galaxy A3 2017, the company has also introduced Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 smartphone ahead of CES 2017, the biggest consumer electronics show of the year.

All the three – Galaxy A3 2017, A5 2017 and A7 2017 were launch on same day and all comes with IP68 certification for being .

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Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 Models

The Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 will be available in following variants worldwide –

  • Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520F
  • Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520M
  • Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520FD
  • Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520Y
  • Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 Duos

It’s clear that the DUOS is the dual SIM version of the device, the SM-A520M is for Latin America, the A520FD for South East Asian countries and A520Y for Taiwan.

We have put forward the complete specifications of Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 here –

Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 Full Specifications

Display: 5.2 inch 1920 x 1080 pixels Super AMOLED display
Pixel Density, Protection: –
SoC: 1.8 Ghz Octa Core Exynos 7880 processor
GPU: Mali T830
RAM: 3 Gigs of RAM
Storage: 32 GB internal storage, Expandable up to 256 GB, Micro SD card slot
Dual SIM: Yes, with Dual Standby
Main Camera: 16 MP rear camera with LED Flash
Front Camera: 16 MP front facing camera
Front LED Flash: No
Software: Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS
Battery: 3000 mAh Li-ion battery
Quick Charging: No
Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, 3G HSPA+, Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi tether
Dimensions, Weight: 146.1 x 71.4 x 7.9 mm
Features: aGPS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack, micro USB v2.0
Sensors: Fingerprint, Accelerometer, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor


Decent specs


Exynos chipset is less preferred

No wireless charging

Best Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 Alternatives

It will compete with the likes of Sony Xperia XZ Compact smartphone.

Comparison with Other Phones

Coming soon.

Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 Price, Availability Info

The Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 will be available in the last week of January 2017 in Black Sky, Gold Sand, Blue Mist and Peach Cloud colors variant.

This post was last modified on July 9, 2018 12:48 PM

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