Samsung Galaxy A5 2016

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Updated on:Dec 10, 2016

Release Date: Feb 15, 2016 (Official)

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Key Features

  • Android v5.1 (Lollipop)
  • Performance



  • Display



  • Camera



  • Battery


  • 16 GB + 128 GB Expandable
  • Supports Indian bands
  • Dual SIM: Nano + Nano
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • FM Radio

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  • Fingerprint sensor
  • Strong configuration
  • Great battery backup
  • Aesthetic design

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Display and Design

The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) features premium metal and glass design. It has a 5.2-inch FHD Super AMOLED display with a pixel density of 424ppi, which is bound to provide you with rich graphics. It has a weight of 155gms and is quite slim at just 7.3mm. It also comes with a fingerprint sensor which keeps your private data protected.

CPU and Platform

Under the hood, the Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) sports a 1.6GHz octa-core processor sitting on Exynos 7 Octa 7580 chipset. It is paired with 2GB of RAM and Mali-T760 MP2 graphics unit to deliver a gliding performance. It sails on Google's Android v5.1 (Lollipop).
 
Camera, Storage and Multimedia

The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) comes with a 13MP autofocus camera at the back with CMOS image sensor, digital image stabilization and an LED flash. It has features like Continuos Shooting, Effects, Exposure compensation, Face detection, Geo tagging, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), ISO control, Optical image stabilization, Scenes, etc. It is accompanied by a 5MP snapper on the front to produce beautiful selfies. It houses an internal memory of 16GB which is further expandable up to a 128GB with the help of a microSD card. 

Connectivity and Battery

 It is backed by a 2,900mAh battery with fast charging support. Other connectivity specs includes 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, NFC, ANT+, USB 2.0 and GPS. 

Verdict

The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) is an elegant looking device packed with great configuration. Armed with a fingerprint sensor for additional security, powerful rear camera to capture eternal moments, vibrant display for entertainment and a good battery backup. Considering these attributes, it is certainly worth going for.

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Samsung Galaxy A5 2016 Specifications

General

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Launch Date February 15, 2016 (Official)
Brand Samsung
Model Galaxy A5 (2016)
Operating System Android v5.1 (Lollipop)
SIM Slot(s)
Dual SIM, GSM+GSM
SIM Size SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano
Network 4G: Available (supports Indian bands)
3G: Available, 2G: Available
Fingerprint Sensor
Quick Charging

Design

Size Compare
Dimensions 144.8 (H) x 71 (W) x 7.3 (T) mm
Very Good
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7.3 mm
Average in group
7.99 mm
Best in this group
4.7 mm
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Weight 155 grams
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155 grams
Average in group
153 grams
Best in this group
109 grams
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Build Material Case: Metal
Back: Metal
Colours

Display

Excellent
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93%
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83%
Best in this group
96%
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Screen Size
5.2 inches (13.21 cm)
Screen Resolution
Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels)
Pixel Density
424 ppi
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424 ppi
Average in group
401 ppi
Best in this group
565 ppi
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Display Type
Super AMOLED
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass v4, Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass
Touch Screen Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
Screen to Body Ratio
72.34 %

Performance

Very Good
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77%
Average in group
75%
Best in this group
99%
Group: 18 - 26 K Phones
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Chipset Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7580
Processor
Octa core, 1.6 GHz, Cortex A53
Very Good
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Octa core, 1.6 GHz, Cortex A53, Chipset: Exynos 7 Octa 7580
Average in group
Octa core, 1.5 GHz, Cortex A53, Chipset: MediaTek MT6750
Best in this group
Quad core, 2.3 GHz, Cortex A72 + Quad core, 1.8 GHz Cortex A53, Chipset: HiSilicon KIRIN950
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Architecture
64 bit
Graphics
Mali-T720 MP2
RAM
2 GB
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2 GB
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2 GB
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6 GB
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Storage

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96%
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96%
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99%
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Internal Memory
16 GB
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16 GB
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16 GB
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128 GB
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Expandable Memory
Up to 128 GB
User Available Storage Up to 10.7 GB
USB OTG Support

Camera

Very Good
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84%
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83%
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98%
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Main Camera

Resolution
13 MP Primary Camera
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13 MP
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13 MP
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23.7 MP
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Sensor
CMOS image sensor
Autofocus
Aperture
1.9 F
Optical Image Stabilisation
Flash
LED Flash
Image Resolution 4128 x 3096 Pixels
Settings
Exposure compensation, ISO control
Shooting Modes
Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Camera Features
Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Touch to focus
Video Recording
1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Front Camera

Resolution
5 MP Front Camera
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5 MP
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5 MP
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16 MP
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Battery

Good
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69%
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65%
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97%
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Capacity
2900 mAh
Type Li-ion
User Replaceable
No
Talktime
Up to 16 Hours(3G)
Quick Charging
Fast

Network & Connectivity

SIM Size SIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano
Network Support
4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G
SIM 1
4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz

2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz

4G Speed:
50 Mbit/s ↑ 300 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 6)

3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s ↑

GPRS:
Available

EDGE:
Available

SIM 2
4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)

3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz

2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz

4G Speed:
50 Mbit/s ↑ 300 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 6)

3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓

GPRS:
Available

SAR Value
Head: 0.286 W/kg
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11, a/b/g/n/n 5GHz
Wi-Fi Features
Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot
Bluetooth
v4.1
GPS
with A-GPS, Glonass
NFC
USB Connectivity
microUSB 2.0

Multimedia

FM Radio
Loudspeaker
Audio Jack 3.5 mm

Special Features

Fingerprint Sensor
Fingerprint Sensor Position Front
Other Sensors Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass

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276 User Reviews for Samsung Galaxy A5 2016

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    Overall: Honest reviewn*looks and feel: 5/5 nnLooks awesome ..nDefinitely makes you feel out of crowdnn*Camera : 3.5/5 nnQuality of rear camera is awesome .. nFocusing is badnnFront camera is good but it could have been better ..nn*Basic Features : (audio quality, cellular quality ,net browsing, touch sensivity, battery backup ) : 5/5 nnEverything is perfect nn*Performance : 3.5/5 nnPerformance is good ..nMulti tasking is good ..nInstalled 4-5 games like colour switch, zombie age , train simulator 2 etc runs smoothly nnBut there is little lagginess in software ..nSometime apps get forced stop liken'Unfortunately this app have been stopped' nn*My overall rating 3.5/5 for the price point nnNow some pros and cons:nn*prosn1. Awesome looksn2. Good camera n3. Fast chargingn4. Awesome battery backupn5. Superb audio quality and sound n6. Dual sim with dedicated memory card slot nn* cons : nn1. Little slipperyn2. Overheats while fast charging (thats normal)n3. Questionable performance at this price rangen4. Tempered glass doesn't fit the screen properly n5. Only 16gb memory and 2 gb ram (only 500 mb ram available while multi tasking )n6. Mediocre Chipset nnMy opinion : if you are moderate user BLINDLY go for it.

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