The Samsung Galaxy was launched on 15th March, 2017. The device features Samsung Pay, which is the simple and secure way to pay. It works almost everywhere you can swipe or tap your card. Equipped with IP68 to withstand the elements of nature, it shields out everything from water to dust in most situations. The powerful 16MP front & rear cameras with f/1.9 aperture lenses, give your pictures the added depth and detail they deserve. The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, USB OTG, FM, 3G and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). The device is available in Black Sky and Gold Stand colors.
With 3D curved glass combined with Zero camera protrusion on the 13.22cm (5.2 inches) display the new Galaxy A5 (2017) is an unmatched thing of beauty. The display features a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels, with 16M colors and super AMOLED type.
PROCESSOR AND STORAGE
The smartphone makes use of an octa-core Exynos 7880 that is coupled with Mali-T830MP2 GPU, 3GB RAM and 32GB default memory capacity. This storage can be expanded up to another 256GB with the help of a microSD card.
The powerful 16MP front & rear cameras with f/1.9 aperture lenses in this device, give your pictures the added depth and detail they deserve. The features are geo tagging and HDR.
The connectivity aspects on board include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot, v4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, with A-GPS and dual sim (Nano + Nano).
The handset packs a non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mah battery. The battery gives internet usage time(3G) of 13 hours, video playback time up to 19 hours, audio playback time up to 53 hours. It provides talk time(3G WCDMA) up to 16 hours.
The device runs Android 6.0.1(Marshmallow), out of the box.
The sensors are Accelerometer, Barometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, Proximity Sensor and RGB Light Sensor.
The Samsung Galaxy A5 price in India starts from Rs. 21,490 for 3GB and 32GB variant.