Samsung announced the launch of the Galaxy A5 2016 smartphone in 2015. The manufacturer is offering the Samsung Galaxy A5 2016 phone with 5.2 inches display, Exynos 7 Octa 7580 chipset, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.
The Samsung Galaxy A5 2016 comes with Android OS v5.1.1 (Lollipop) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 2900 mAh, non-removable battery. The 5.2 inches phone comes with AMOLED display (1080 x 1920 px). The AMOLED is a display technology and stands for Active Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diodes, it is a type of OLED display and is used in smartphones.
Samsung Galaxy A5 2016 specifications
|Name||Galaxy A5 2016|
The weight of Samsung Galaxy A5 2016 is about 5.47 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Samsung phone are average (5.7 x 2.8 x 0.29 inches).
|Dimensions||5.7 x 2.8 x 0.29 inches|
|Colors||black, gold, white|
|SIM type||Nano SIM|
The Samsung Galaxy A5 2016 comes with Android OS v5.1.1 (Lollipop) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.
|OS version||Android OS v5.1.1 (Lollipop)|
|SoC||Exynos 7 Octa 7580|
|CPU||Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53|
The size of Galaxy A5 2016 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5.2 inches Super AMOLED display of Samsung Galaxy A5 2016 with 1080 x 1920 px resolution is multitouch capable.
|Display type||Super AMOLED|
|Screen size||5.2 inches|
|Resolution||1080 x 1920 px|
The internal memory of Samsung Galaxy A5 2016 (2 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (16 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.
|Internal storage||16 GB|
|Memory card slot||microSD|
The camera of the Galaxy A5 2016 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus. The main camera of Galaxy A5 2016 has optical image stabilization (OIS) to counteract camera shake. Optical image stabilization is a must for anyone shooting without a tripod with a long lens or in low light conditions.
|Selfie camera||5 MP|
|Main camera||13 MP, 4128 x 3096 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization|
The Samsung Galaxy A5 2016 supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Galaxy A5 2016 comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The Galaxy A5 2016 phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.
|GSM 2G bands||850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|Network coverage||2G / 3G / 4G|
|Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n|
|Bluetooth||v4.1, A2DP, LE|
|FM radio||yes, with RDS|
|Headphone||3.5 mm jack|
The Li-Ion 2900 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of Galaxy A5 2016 isn't removable without voiding the warranty.
|Type||Li-Ion 2900 mAh, non-removable|
Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The Galaxy A5 2016 phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This Samsung phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. This smartphone doesn't support fast charging technology.
|Sensors||accelerometer, fingerprint, geomagnetic, hall, light, proximity|
|Specials||Corning Gorilla Glass 4, Fast Charging|
The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Samsung Galaxy A5 2016, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
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