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Samsung Galaxy XCover 5 (2021) review

Android OS v11.0
Exynos 8 Octa 850
Mali-G76 MP5
4 GB / 64 GB
5.3 inches (720 x 1600 px)
16 MP, 4608 x 3456 px, autofocus

Samsung announced the launch of the Galaxy XCover 5 smartphone in 2021. The manufacturer is offering the Samsung Galaxy XCover 5 phone with 5.3 inches display, Exynos 8 Octa 850 chipset, 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage.

The Samsung Galaxy XCover 5 comes with Android OS v11.0 out of the box, and a Li-Po 3000 mAh battery. The 5.3 inches phone comes with TFT display (720 x 1600 px). A thin-film transistor (TFT) is a type of field-effect transistor that is usually used in a liquid crystal display (LCD). This type of display features a thin-film transistor for each individual pixel.

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Samsung Galaxy XCover 5 specifications

BrandSamsung
NameGalaxy XCover 5
ModelSM-G525F
Release date2021

Body

The dimensions of this Samsung phone are average (5.79 x 2.82 x 0.36 inches).

Dimensions5.79 x 2.82 x 0.36 inches
Colorsblack
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The Samsung Galaxy XCover 5 comes with Android OS v11.0 out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v11.0
SoCExynos 8 Octa 850
CPUOcta-core, Quad-core 2 GHz Cortex-A55, Quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUMali-G76 MP5

Display

The size of Galaxy XCover 5 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5.3 inches TFT display of Samsung Galaxy XCover 5 with 720 x 1600 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeTFT
Screen size5.3 inches
Resolution720 x 1600 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Samsung Galaxy XCover 5 (4 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (64 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM4 GB
Internal storage64 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the Galaxy XCover 5 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.

Selfie camera13 MP
Main camera16 MP, 4608 x 3456 px, autofocus
FlashDual LED

Connectivity

The Samsung Galaxy XCover 5 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 XCover 5 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 XCover 5 phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
Bluetoothv4.2, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCyes
FM radioyes
USBUSB Type-C
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Po 3000 mAh battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The battery of Galaxy XCover 5 is removable. You can simply buy a new piece from the open market and interchange it easily by yourself.

TypeLi-Po 3000 mAh

Features

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. This Samsung phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of Samsung Galaxy XCover 5 phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. The Galaxy XCover 5 is a safe and durable IP68 dustproof and waterproof smartphone built for outdoor usage. This smartphone supports fast charging technology, which comes in handy when you need quick juice on your device.

Sensorsaccelerometer, geomagnetic, gyroscope, light, proximity
SpecialsCertified IP68 dustproof and waterproof, Dual SIM, Fast charging
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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 XCover 5, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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Samsung Galaxy XCover 5 / SM-G525F

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