The Samsung Galaxy A5 has a 5.0 inch display, which is typical for a smartphone. The screen has a resolution of 1,280 pixels by 720 pixels, making it a 720p HD screen. Its display sharpness can be measured in the density of pixels per square inch of screen, and at 294 PPI.
The Galaxy A5 has a 13 megapixel rear (primary) camera, which will produce high quality photos. Its 5 megapixel front camera makes it a good selfie phone. It can capture 1080p high definition video with its primary camera.
The Galaxy A5 houses a quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916 system on a chip. Its CPU runs at 1.2 GHz, with 2 GB of RAM, the Galaxy A5 has much more memory than most mid-range smart phone. It comes running the android 4.4 kitkat with touchWIZ UI.
In terms of battery capacity, which is the best indicator of overall battery life, it holds 2,300 mAh, an above average battery capacity it has an advertised talk time of 15 hour.
The price of the Samsung Galaxy A5 in Nigeria today is about N49,000 – N54,000 (270 USD).
Samsung Galaxy A5 Full Specs Below
|2G Network||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|3G Network||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100|
|4G Network||LTE 800 / 1800 / 2600|
|SIM||Samsung SM-A500F – Single nano SIM
SM-A500G/DS, A500H/DS, A500M/DS – Dual nano SIM
|Status||Available October 2014|
|Dimensions||139.3 x 69.7 x 6.7 mm, 123 grams (5.48 x 2.74 x 0.26 inches, 4.34 ounce)|
|Colors||White, Black, Blue, Pink, Silver, Gold|
|Type||Super AMOLED capacitive, multitouch touchscreen with 16,000,000 colors|
|Size||5.0 inches, 720 x 1280 pixels, 294 pixels per inch|
Memory And OS
|Card slot||MicroSD, up to 128GB|
|OS||Android 4.4.4 KitKat, TouchWIZ UI|
|Processors||1.2GHz quad-core Cortex-A53 CPU, Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 chipset, Adreno 306 GPU|
|Alert types||Vibration, MP3 ringtones|
|Audio port||3.5mm jack|
|2G||GPRS – up to 85.6 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps|
|3G||Up to 42 mbps downlink; Up to 5.76 mbps uplink|
|4G||Up to 150 mbps downlink; Up to 50 mbps uplink|
|WIFI||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/ac/b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, dual-band, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct|
|Bluetooth||Version 4.0, A2DP, LE, EDR|
|Primary||13MP, up to 4128 x 3096pixel pictures, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face and smile detection, panorama, HDR, autofocus camera with dual LED flash|
|Secondary||5MP, up to 2592 x 1944-pixel pictures|
|Capacity||2300mAh Li-Ion battery (non-removable)|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Compass, Proximity, Gyroscope|
|Messaging||SMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM|
|Miscellaneous||– SNS integration
– MP4/MPEG4/H.263/H.264 player
– Document viewer
– Image viewer/editor
– Voice memo/dial/command
– Predictive text input via SWYPE
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
|Price level||About N53,000 270 USD|