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Samsung Galaxy A5 2017

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A good size phone that's easy to use. The camera is fantastic with great features. The phones speaker is on the side, meaning that you can listen to m... Read More

A good size phone that's easy to use. The camera is fantastic with great features. The phones speaker is on the side, meaning that you can listen to music while the phone is flat. Overall, very pleased with my purchase.

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Everything you need to know Why buy the Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 Black

Proper fancy design

New for 2017, the updated Galaxy A5 arrives on the scene with a swanky design that’s sure to turn heads. This may be a mid-range device, but it still sports a stylish metal and glass body that really looks the business. It can even survive a dunk in the bath, as this durable device is rated as officially water resistant.

Elsewhere on this super-smart handset, you’ll discover a fingerprint scanner to keep your lovely content safe from prying eyes and would-be trouble makers. There’s also a micro SD slot, which lets you hulk out the phones storage by a whopping extra 256GB.

Awesome new features

Mind-boggling camera

Updated operating system

Dazzling Display

Whether you’re kicking back with the latest movie, or exercising your thumbs on a blockbuster game, you can enjoy super-sharp images on the A5’s HD screen. Measuring in at 5.2 inches, this awesome display is a treat for the eyeballs.

What’s more, even when the phone is asleep, it can still keep you in the loop. This is down to the always-on display, which shows you the time, date and notifications, even when the screen is powered down. Now you’ll never be in the dark again.

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Two cracking cameras

Looking for an awesome 16 megapixel camera? Look no further, as the A5 (2017) has got two. That’s right – both the front and back of the device is furnished with a jaw-dropping super-snapper, ready to make short work of scenery and selfies alike.

There’s a host of extra camera features to discover, such as automatic autofocus on the rear camera, to ensure your pics are always steady and sharp. The front-facing camera is equipped with a floating shutter button, perfect for stunning selfies at any angle.

Feel the power

Don’t be fooled by its affordable price-tag – the Galaxy A5 (2017) still manages to cram in the heavy-duty specs where it counts. Under the hood, there’s a super-fast octa-core processor, ready to take on all your gaming and multi-tasking needs.

Also on board is a long-lasting battery to ensure you won’t run out of juice halfway through the day. However, if you do find yourself in a low-battery emergency half-way through a boxset binge, the fast-charging feature will soon sort you out.

Samsung Galaxy A5 battery

Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 vs A5 2016

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Get snap-happy with Galaxy A5 (2017). While the previous version of the A5 had a 13MP main and 5MP secondary camera, the 2017 handset rocks two 16MP cameras so you can churn out the stunning snaps whichever way you’re facing.

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Behind the scenes, the new A5 has also had an upgrade in terms of better processor and better battery. The storage has expanded from 16GB to 32GB, and you can now take a stroll in the rain without fear, thanks to the waterproof rating of the 2017 version.

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Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 Black Description

The awesome Samsung Galaxy A5 has been updated for 2017, now with a host of new and upgraded features. These include a movie-friendly 5.2 inch display, two snap-happy 16MP cameras, and a waterproof design that can survive the next time you get caught in a downpour.

Keeping this super smartphone powered up is a speedy oca-core processor and log-lasting battery. There’s also a micro SD card slot in case you fancy expanding the handsets storage capacity and a fingerprint scanner to protect your content from prying eyes.

Product Specs

Key Features
5.2 inch HD display
Front and rear 16MP camera
IP68 waterproof rating
Fingerprint security
Micro SD slot
Fast-charging battery
Memory
Internal Memory
32 GB
Expandable memory
microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Standard Features
Vibrate
Organiser
Games
Speaker phone
Calculator
Voice Dial
Video Player
Clock
Applications
Internet Browsing
Social Networking
Google Now
Music Features
MP3 Player
FM Radio
Technical
Dimensions
146.1 x 71.4 x 7.9 mm (5.75 x 2.81 x 0.31 in)
Weight
157 g (5.54 oz)
Talk Time
TBC
Display Size
5.2"
Standby Time
TBC
Battery Size
3000mAh
Messages
MMS
Email
Instant Messaging
Push Email
Threaded SMS
Camera Features
Autofocus
Face Detection
Geo-tagging
LED flash
16 megapixel Camera
Tap to focus
Panorama
Display & User Interface
Accelerometer sensor for auto-rotate
16M colours
Multi-Touch input
Super AMOLED
Digital Compass
Connectivity
Bluetooth
Dual Band
GPS
Wi Fi
A-GPS
Micro SD card slot
NFC
LTE / 4G

A good size phone that's easy to use. The camera is fantastic with great features. The phones speaker is on the side, meaning that you can listen to music while the phone is flat. Overall, very pleased with my purchase.

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Had the Ace 4 for a while and this is a lovely upgrade. It does suffer with annoying bloat-ware and apps you can't remove or disable but so do most phones. It also seems to have its own designed charging cable which makes the more universal ones useless. Overall the phone itself is nice 1080p 60fps youtube videos. Camera picks up some crazy details. Runs fast and charges faster. If you like the more midrange phones but also like the looks of the more fancy top end ones then I'd recommend this one.

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easy phone to use calls very clear ,pictures are good on camera side

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