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Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)

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Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)

Network
Technology GSM / UMTS / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
  UMTS 2100
4G Network LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A Cat6 300/50 Mbps
GPRS Yes
EDGE Yes
Launch
Announced 2015, December
Status Available. Released 2015, December
Body
Dimensions 144.8 x 71 x 7.3 mm (5.70 x 2.80 x 0.29 in)
Weight 155 g (5.47 oz)
Build Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 4), aluminum frame
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
 - Samsung Pay
Display
Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.2 inches, 74.5 cm2 (~72.5% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~424 ppi density)
Multitouch Yes
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Platform
OS Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat)
Chipset Exynos 7580 Octa
Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 - China only
CPU Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53
Octa-core (4x1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53) - China only
GPU Mali-T720MP2
Adreno 405 - China only
Memory
Card slot microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM model only
Internal 16 GB, 2 GB RAM
Camera
Primary 13 MP (f/1.9, 28mm), OIS, autofocus, LED flash, check quality
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps, check quality
Secondary 5 MP (f/1.9, 24mm), 1080p
Sound
Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
 - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Comms
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
NFC Yes
Infrared port No
Radio FM radio
USB microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
Features
Sensors Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Browser HTML5
Java No
 - Fast battery charging
- ANT+ support
- MP4/WMV/H.264 player
- MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player
- Photo/video editor
- Document viewer
Battery
  Non-removable Li-Ion 2900 mAh battery
Stand-by
Talk time Up to 16 h (3G)
Music play Up to 75 h
Misc
Colors Black, White, Gold, Pink
SAR 0.29 W/kg (head)     0.47 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU 0.29 W/kg (head)     0.47 W/kg (body)    
Price About 270 EUR
Tests
Performance Basemark OS II 2.0: 833 / Basemark X: 4947
Display Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal), 3.789 (sunlight)3.789
Loudspeaker Voice 65dB, noise 66dB, ring 66dB
Audio quality Noise -93.4dB / Crosstalk -53.0dB
Battery life Endurance rating 91h