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Galaxy A5 (2017)

Always On Display Smooth and symmetrical design Rear 3D Glass
HD Video Recording

HD Video Recording

Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor

Multi-SIM

Multi-SIM

Expandable Memory

Expandable Memory

Simply
elegant

Elegance in its purest form. Crafted with minimalism in mind for maximum enjoyment its highly resistant rear 3D Glass and optimal 5.2” display fuse together flawlessly to provide a remarkably seamless design.

Front and side view of the Galaxy A5 (2017) to highlight its uniform design with zero protrusion.

Uniform
all around

Design that is a delight to hold. Sitting perfectly level with the rear casing the absence of any camera protrusion allows for uniformaly smooth and symmetrical design from all angles.

Product shown is the Galaxy A5 (2017).

Coloured by nature

Set trends rather than follow them. All four available muted colour tones are named after
natural elements to appeal more to the senses and blend harmoniously with its overall design.

*Availability of colours may vary by country.

  • Various colour options for the Galaxy A5 (2017).Black Sky
  • Various colour options for the Galaxy A5 (2017).Gold Sand
  • Various colour options for the Galaxy A5 (2017).Peach Cloud
  • Various colour options for the Galaxy A5 (2017).Blue Mist

Capture richer stories

Grant your photos the added depth and detail they deserve thanks to its powerful 16 MP camera.
And with its speedy and accurate Auto Focus, you’ll be able to capture unforgettable moments before they get away.

Close up of the Galaxy A5 (2017) rear camera.

Expand
your creativity

Enjoy greater creative control to make your visual storytelling much more brilliant.
Optimise portraits or spice up colour tones with a set of preset camera filters to enhance your favourite photos.

*On-screen image taken with Galaxy A5 (2017).

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Food image as shown taken with the Galaxy A5 (2017) without the Food Mode function.
Food image as shown taken with the Galaxy A5 (2017) using the Food Mode filter.

Capture life in
optimal light

With its 16 MP front camera and bright display that doubles as a flash you capture sharper results even in low-light conditions. It also features a floating shutter optimised for better grip so images stay blur-free.

*On-screen image taken with Galaxy A5 (2017).

Selfie image of three women taken in low-light to show the advanced camera functionality of the Galaxy A5 (2017).

Safeguarded for the unexpected

Reliable protection so you can keep up with life wherever it takes you. Equipped with IP68 to withstand the elements it shields out everything from liquids to dust in most situations.

Image shows the highly water-resistant capabilities of the Galaxy A5 (2017) thanks to its IP68 rating.
IP68

*Can be immersed in 1.5 meters of water for up to 30 mins.

Powered for
serious users

Power up quick with no time wasted. With longer battery life for even heavy usage and
less time required for charging you can get on with more important day to day essentials.

Improved performance with upgraded 3000mAh battery.

Pack more in

Seamless balance, signature performance. With up to 256 GB of expandable storage you can store even more of your favourite multimedia while enhanced dual SIM performance provides greater flexibility when travelling.

*Performance specifications may vary by country.

SD Card slot for the Galaxy A5 (2017).

View in an instant

Get the essentials without even waking up your phone so you preserve time and power.
With Always On Display your clock and calendar are always in sight for whenever you need them.

  • View the date and time in an instant on the Galaxy A5 (2017) with Always on Display.
  • View the time in an instant on the Galaxy A5 (2017) with Always on Display.
  • View the date and time instantly across different time zones on the Galaxy A5 (2017) with Always on Display.

Safe and
sound

Secure Folder keeps selected apps and sensitive data locked down and separate from the regular contents on your device. It also saves you from having to log in every time with one time authentication.

Screen image of the Galaxy A5 (2017) Secure Folder feature when activated.

All within
reach

Peace of mind you can count on. Back up, upgrade and sync your data across all your Galaxy devices so everything is right where you need it. Even better, every Samsung Cloud account comes with 15 GB of storage.

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Works both ways

Thanks to its reversible plug orientation USB Type-C cable goes to work whichever way you plug it in to your device. This means you can enjoy hassle-free charging without worrying which side is up.

Galaxy A device and micro USB cable.

More to choose from

Dress up and modify your device for whatever suits your needs. From sturdy and stylish cases to durable screen protectors Galaxy A5 (2017) comes with a wide array of efficient accessories to choose from.

*Availability of certain products may vary by country. Actual home screen may vary.

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Simplify
your spending

The easier way to pay. With various payment options, including NFC and MST,
Samsung Pay allows you to make purchases swiftly and securely whenever you’re on the go.

*Payment options may vary by country.

Image displays the Galaxy A5 (2017) completing a transaction with Samsung Pay.
  • 5.2" (132.2mm) Size (Main Display)
  • CMOS 16.0 MP Main Camera - Resolution
  • 159 Weight (g)
  • 3000 Standard Battery Capacity (mAh)
  • Up to 53 Audio Playback Time (Hours)
  • 1.9GHz CPU Speed

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How It Stacks Up

Network: The bandwidths supported by the device may vary depending on the region or service provider.

* Battery time is based on our own laboratory measurements, and may vary depending on factors such as device settings, usage patterns and operating conditions.
*User memory is less than the total memory due to storage of the operating system and software used to operate the device features. Actual user memory will vary depending on the operator and may change after software upgrades are performed