Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) : Specs & Price in Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)

Samsung announced the 2016 Edition of the Galaxy A5 in December 2015 and the smartphone is already available in the market. The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) is actually an upgraded version of the A5 (2015).

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)

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The smartphone features a 5.2-inch Super AMOLED touchscreen display with resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The entire smartphone measures 144.80 x 71.00 x 7.30mm and weighs just 155.00 grams. The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) also comes powered by a 1.6GHz octa-core Exynos 7580 chipset with some versions having the Snapdragon 615 processor. The processor is supported by a 2GB RAM and 16GB of internal storage which is expandable  up to 128GB via microSD.

The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) also sports a 13-megapixel  rear facing camera and a 5-megapixel front facing selfie camera. In terms of the software, the Galaxy A5 (2016) runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop, upgradeable to Android 6.0 Marshmallow and providing the source of power supply is a 2900mAh battery.

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Connectivity options available on the dual-SIM Galaxy A5 (2016) include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, FM, 3G, 4G LTE. While sensors on the phone include Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer, and Gyroscope

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) Price in Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, India

The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) is available in Nigeria at a price of N126,000 which is about 1,260 Cedis in Ghana.

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Full Specs Table of Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)

NETWORKTechnologyGSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
LAUNCHAnnounced2015, December
StatusAvailable. Released 2015, December
BODYDimensions144.8 x 71 x 7.3 mm (5.70 x 2.80 x 0.29 in)
Weight155 g (5.47 oz)
BuildCorning Gorilla Glass 4 back panel
SIMSingle SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Samsung Pay
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DISPLAYTypeSuper AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size5.2 inches (~72.5% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels (~424 ppi pixel density)
MultitouchYes
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 4
PLATFORMOSAndroid OS, v5.1.1 (Lollipop), upgradable to v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
ChipsetQualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615
Exynos 7580 Octa
CPUOcta-core (4x1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53)
Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUAdreno 405
Mali-T720MP2
MEMORYCard slotmicroSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - A510F, A510M, A5100, A510Y
microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot) - A510FD
Internal16 GB, 2 GB RAM
CAMERAPrimary13 MP, f/1.9, 28mm, OIS, autofocus, LED flash, check quality
FeaturesGeo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR
Video1080p@30fps, check quality
Secondary5 MP, f/1.9, 24mm, 1080p
SOUNDAlert typesVibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
LoudspeakerYes
3.5mm jackYes
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
COMMSWLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetoothv4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE
GPSYes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/ BDS (market dependant)
NFCYes (LTE model only)
RadioFM radio
USBmicroUSB v2.0, USB On-The-Go
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FEATURESSensorsFingerprint, accelerometer, proximity, compass
MessagingSMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
BrowserHTML5
JavaNo
- Fast battery charging
- ANT+ support
- MP4/WMV/H.264 player
- MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player
- Photo/video editor
- Document viewer
BATTERYNon-removable Li-Ion 2900 mAh battery
Talk timeUp to 16 h (3G)
Music playUp to 75 h
MISCColorsBlack, White, Gold, Pink
SAR EU0.29 W/kg (head)     0.47 W/kg (body)
Price group6/10
TESTSPerformanceBasemark OS II 2.0: 833 / Basemark X: 4947
DisplayContrast ratio: Infinite (nominal), 3.789 (sunlight)3.789
CameraPhoto / Video
LoudspeakerVoice 65dB / Noise 66dB / Ring 66dB
Audio qualityNoise -93.4dB / Crosstalk -53.0dB
Battery life
Endurance rating 91h

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