Samsung Launches Brand New Stylish Galaxy C Series

Jul 11. 2016

Better Design with Enhanced Camera, Gaming Functions and Hi-Fi-quality player

Coloring your Mobile Experience

Samsung推出全新型格Galaxy C系列
  • Samsung推出全新型格Galaxy C系列
  • Samsung推出全新型格Galaxy C系列
  • Samsung推出全新型格Galaxy C系列

Hong Kong – July 11, 2016 – Samsung Electronics H.K. Co. Ltd today announced the release of the brand new stylish Galaxy C Series – Galaxy C5 and Galaxy C7. The latest series completes Samsung’s smartphone portfolio, suiting needs of a wider range of customers by featuring a larger internal storage capacity of 64GB and enhanced camera functions. Galaxy C Series is equipped with a music player that is comparable to Hi-Fi quality, allowing users to enjoy unparalleled mobile music experience merely with one device. Together with the fashionable metallic look, it will definitely bring new excitement to users’ senses by offering an extraordinary mobile experience they never had.

“Samsung added new elements in terms of design and functions of the Galaxy C series, aiming to create smartphones that best fit users’ daily usage. Samsung believes smartphones are not only communication devices, but also symbols of status and indispensable accessories of modern society. We paid extra attention on the design: the outer metallic look of Galaxy C Series enriches its fashionable touch, making it the top pick for users on the hunt for trendy and stylish gadgets,” said Yiyin Zhao, Vice President of Information Technology and Mobile Business, Samsung Electronics H.K. Co. Ltd.

Full metallic body with a slim-cut design and wide display

Galaxy C Series has an elegant and modern look with its full metallic body. Together with the round edges, it offers users a more comfortable grip. Galaxy C Series successes the exemplary tradition of Samsung’s slim-cut design and large screen display. Galaxy C5 and Galaxy C7 are equipped with a 5.2-inch and 5.7-inch sAMOLED wide display with a slim profile of 6.7mm and 6.8mm respectively. Users can browse through contents more comfortably on a large screen, while not having to compromise grip comfort with its slim design.

Super Wide Aperture Lens with Dual LED Flash

Photography is part of our daily lives. With customer’s growing needs in view, Samsung particularly enhances the camera quality and functions of Galaxy C Series to allow users to instantly snap every moment at ease. Galaxy C5 and C7 are both equipped with 8 megapixel front cameras and 16 megapixel rear cameras and a super wide aperture of F1.9. The rear camera is further installed with dual LED flash that enables users to capture clear and bright images even in dark environments. Together with 64GB internal storage and microSD card support of up to 128GB, users can now store more high-resolution photos and videos. The new series also includes 4GB RAM and Game Launcher, users can enjoy seamless and undisturbed gaming experience simply by entering into game mode.

Exciting Galaxy Experience

The all-new Galaxy C series features Ultra High Quality Audio output, allowing audiophiles to enjoy 24bit/192KHz flawless audio comparable to Hi-Fi, simply on a compact smartphone. Ultra High Quality Audio output is not only applicable to stored MP3 songs, but also to online music streaming.

For users to take complete control of their Galaxy phone, Samsung has enhanced the Smart Manager app that enables instant review of battery usage, used storage, RAM, malware and other essential information.

Powerful Performance

The two Galaxy C series smartphones run an octa-core processor that is built for users to manage a few tasks at a time. With speedy webpage loading, seamless multi-tasking and fast-charging, Galaxy C5 and C7 make it easy for users to manage their business and personal lives. Supporting both 3G and 4G networks in Mainland China and Hong Kong, Galaxy C series offer users a fully connected mobile experience.

Samsung Galaxy Apps Special Offer

Samsung Galaxy Apps is delighted to bring to all Galaxy C series users personalization and gaming privileges as follows:

• Personalized One Piece themes: This summer, Samsung is pushing the fever of Japanese comic series One Piece to a new height! From now till 31 December, 2016, Galaxy C series uses can download from the Galaxy Theme Store a total of 15 exclusive One Piece smartphone themes for free, including two inspired by movie, One Piece Film: Gold and others featuring individual One Piece characters.

• Exclusive Game Pack: All Galaxy C series smartphones come with an game gift pack of up to HKD600’s worth for Samsung exclusive in-game items from 6 popular games, namely Lewandowski: Euro Star 2016, 2020: My Country, Shop Heroes, Mirrors of Albion, Forge of Empires and Tiny Troopers 2. From now till 18 November, 2016, users can redeem simply by downloading the game apps from Samsung Galaxy Apps.

Availability and Suggested Retail Price

Samsung Galaxy C Series will be available on the following dates with the suggested retail prices as follows:

Model

Color

Available Dates

Suggested Retail Prices

Galaxy C5 (32GB)

Gold

15 July

HKD2,698

Galaxy C5 (64GB)

Gold, Pink Gold and
Dark Gray

15 July

HKD2,998

Galaxy C7 (64GB)

Gold

22 July

HKD3,398

Galaxy C7 (64GB)

Pink Gold and Dark Gray

Late-July to August

HKD3,398

Samsung Galaxy C5 Specifications:

Special Features

Total Camera Experience:

• 16MP Rear & 8MP Front Camera with F1.9 aperture (both) and Dual LED flash

Large Storage Capacity:

• 32GB/ 64GB for storing videos & photos
• Support microSD™ (up to 128GB)

HiFi Music Quality:

• Maximized audio quality with UHQA
• Not only mp3 but streaming music

Full metal Slim design:

• 6.7 mm thickness
• Refined design in real metal
• Ergonomic design with rounded body

Powerful performance:

• 5.2” FHD Super AMOLED Display (1920 x 1080)
• Octa Core Processor: MSM8952 (Quad A53 1.5GHz + Quad 1.2GHz)

Handy for travel:

• Support China and Hong Kong 4G & 3G networks++
• Dual-SIM Dual-Standby ^

Operating Platform***

Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)

Band^++

4G FDD-LTE: B1 (2100), B3 (1800), B7 (2600), B8 (900)
4G TDD-LTE: B38 (2600), B39 (1900), B40 (2300), B41 (2500)
3G WCDMA: B1 (2100), B2 (1900), B5 (850), B8 (900)
3G TD-SCDMA: B34 (2010), B39 (1880)
3G CDMA: BC0 (800)
2G GSM: GSM850, GSM900, DCS1800, PCS1900
2G CDMA: CDMA800

Dimension

145.9 (L) x 72.0 (W) x 6.7 (D) mm

Weight

143g

Display

5.2” FHD Super AMOLED Display (1920 x 1080)

Processor

Octa Core Processor: MSM8952 (Quad A53 1.5GHz + Quad A53 1.2GHz) (64bit Capable)

Memory▲

• Internal Memory: 32GB / 64GB (RAM: 4GB)
• Support microSD™ (up to 128GB)

Color+

Gold, Pink Gold, Dark Gray (64GB) / Gold (32GB)

Battery*

2,600mAh
Support Fast Charging (Fully charge in 90 mins) #

Camera

• Rear: 16MP Auto-focus Camera with Dual LED Flash (F1.9 aperture) 
• Front: 8MP Camera and Wide-Selfie mode (F1.9 aperture)
• Quick Launch: Double click Home button to directly access to camera
• Selfie: Gesture control, Voice control
• Beautifying Effect: Skin tone, Large Eyes, Slim Face
• Shooting Mode: Auto, Pro, Beauty face, Panorama, Continuous shot, HDR (Rich tone), Night, Food, Selfie, Wide selfie
• Effect: No effect, Pastel, Deep, Retro, Film, Monogram, Nostalgia, Gold, Delicious, Dawn, Calm, Grayscale, Evergreen, Rose, Sweet, Riddle, Everyday
• White Balance: Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent
• Functions: Exposure value, Face detection, Location tags, Timer, Metering modes, ISO, Voice Control
• Video Recording and Playback:
• Playback: Full HD 1920 x 1080 pixel
• Recording: Full HD 1920 x 1080 pixel

Music Player

• 3.5mm Stereo Headset Jack

Audio / Video Play Format

• Video Play Format: MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM
• Audio Play Format: MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA
• Support HiFi Music Quality (UHQA)

Internet Tool

• Play Store™
• Google™(Google, Chrome, Gmail, Maps, Drive, Play Movies & TV, Hangouts, Photos, Voice Search, Play Music)
• YouTube™
• Samsung Galaxy Apps

 

Connectivity

Data Transfer^

• LTE Cat4 (150Mbps/50Mbps) / HSPA+ 42Mbps / HSUPA 5.76Mbps / 3G / EDGE GPRS

Wi-Fi

• IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n
• Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth®#

• v4.2 (A2DP, AVRCP, DI, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP)

Data Connectivity

• USB 2.0

Wireless Connectivity

• GPS▵/ GLONASS/ Beidou▵
• NFC (UICC/eSE)

▲▲It must be charged by dedicated Samsung Charger and Battery.

* Performance of the battery is subject to the network, signal strength, function, selection and profile.

# Charging time and battery durability vary according to usage habits. Compatible with Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging chargers and original Samsung batteries.

++ Support 4G Network in HK and China: FDD-LTE and TDD-LTE; 3G Network in HK: WCDMA; 3G Network in China: TD-SCDMA, WCDMA and CDMA. Subject to local network, data and messaging services. If one of the SIM Card is using 4G or 3G Band, the another SIM Card supports 2G GSM band only, vice versa.Users can choose 4G or 3G network ^ with either SIM 1 or SIM 2 without changing the SIM card.

▵GPS/A-GPS connection is subject to local network and data services and network providers may charge additional service fees. Additionally, connection times can be affected by external factors, such as surrounding environment, weather, etc.

^ Subject to local network, data and messaging services.

▲Actual available memory for end user usage may vary due to pre-configuration. The pre-configuration includes preloaded operating system and applications.

+ For reference only, please check with our staff for details.

# Stereo Bluetooth is only applicable to specific headsets.

*** Please visit www.samsung.com/hk_en for latest Operating Platform

 

Samsung Galaxy C7 Specifications:

Special Features

Best Camera Experience:

• 16MP Rear & 8MP Front Camera with F1.9 aperture (both) and Dual LED flash

Large Storage Capacity:

• 64GB internal storage for storing videos & photos
• Support microSD™ (up to 128GB)

HiFi Music Quality:

• Maximized audio quality with UHQA
• Not only mp3 but streaming music

Full metal Slim design:

• 6.8 mm thickness
• Refined design in real metal
• Ergonomic design with rounded body

Powerful performance:

• 5.7” FHD Super AMOLED Display (1920 x 1080)
• Octa Core Processor: MSM8953 (Quad A53 2.0 GHz + Quad A53 2.0 GHz)

Handy for travel:

• Support China and Hong Kong 4G & 3G networks++
• Dual-SIM Dual-Standby^

Operating Platform***

• Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)

Band^++

• 4G FDD-LTE: B1 (2100), B3 (1800), B7 (2600), B8 (900)
• 4G TDD-LTE: B38 (2600), B39 (1900), B40 (2300), B41 (2500) 
• 3G WCDMA: B1 (2100), B2 (1900), B5 (850), B8 (900)
• 3G TD-SCDMA: B34 (2010), B39 (1880)
• 3G CDMA: BC0 (800)
• 2G GSM: GSM850, GSM900, DCS1800, PCS1900
• 2G CDMA: CDMA800

Dimension

156.5 (L) x 77.1 (W) x 6.8 (D) mm

Weight

169g

Display

5.7” FHD Super AMOLED Display (1920 x 1080)

Processor

Octa Core Processor: MSM8953 (Quad A53 2.0 GHz + Quad A53 2.0 GHz) (64bit Capable)

Memory▲

• Internal Memory: 64GB (RAM: 4GB)
• Support microSD™ (up to 128GB)

Color+

Gold, Pink Gold, Dark Grey

Battery*

 3,300mAh
Support Fast Charging (Fully charge in 95 mins)

Camera

• Rear: 16MP Auto-focus Camera with Dual LED Flash (F1.9 aperture)  
• Front: 8MP Camera and Wide-Selfie mode (F1.9 aperture)
• Quick Launch: Double click Home button to directly access to camera
• Selfie: Gesture control, Voice control
• Beautifying Effect: Skin tone, Large Eyes, Slim Face
• Shooting Mode: Auto, Pro, Beauty face, Panorama, Continuous shot, HDR (Rich tone), Night, Food, Selfie, Wide selfie
• Effect: No effect, Pastel, Deep, Retro, Film, Monogram, Nostalgia, Gold, Delicious, Dawn, Calm, Grayscale, Evergreen, Rose, Sweet, Riddle, Everyday
• White Balance: Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent
• Functions: Exposure value, Face detection, Location tags, Timer, Metering modes, ISO, Voice Control
• Video Recording and Playback:
• Playback: UHD 3840 x 2160pixel
• Recording: Full HD 1920 x 1080 pixel

Music Player

• 3.5mm Stereo Headset Jack

Audio/ Video Play Format

• Video Play Format: MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM
• Audio Play Format: MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA
• Support HiFi Music Quality (UHQA)

Internet Tool

• Play Store™
• Google™ (Google, Chrome, Gmail, Maps, Drive, Play Movies & TV, Hangouts, Photos, Voice Search, Google Settings, Play Music)
• YouTube™
• Samsung Galaxy Apps

 

Connectivity

Data Transfer^

• LTE Cat4 (150Mbps/50Mbps) / HSPA+ 42Mbps / HSUPA 5.76Mbps / 3G / EDGE GPRS

Wi-Fi

• IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n
• Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth#

• v4.2 (A2DP, AVRCP, DI, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP)

Data Connectivity

• USB 2.0

Wireless Connectivity

• GPS▵/ GLONASS/ Beidou▵
• NFC (UICC/eSE)

▲▲ It must be charged by dedicated Samsung Charger and Battery.

*Performance of the battery is subject to the network, signal strength, function, selection and profile.

~Charging time and battery durability vary according to usage habits. Compatible with Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging chargers and original Samsung batteries.

++ Support 4G Network in HK and China: FDD-LTE and TDD-LTE; 3G Network in HK: WCDMA; 3G Network in China: TD-SCDMA, WCDMA and CDMA. Subject to local network, data and messaging services. If one of the SIM Card is using 4G or 3G Band, the another SIM Card supports 2G GSM band only, vice versa.Users can choose 4G or 3G network ^ with either SIM 1 or SIM 2 without changing the SIM card.

▵GPS/A-GPS connection is subject to local network and data services and network providers may charge additional service fees. Additionally, connection times can be affected by external factors, such as surrounding environment, weather, etc.

^Subject to local network, data and messaging services.

▲ Actual available memory for end user usage may vary due to pre-configuration. The pre-configuration includes preloaded operating system and applications.

+ For reference only, please check with our staff for details.

# Stereo Bluetooth is only applicable to specific headsets.

***Please visit www.samsung.com/hk_en for latest Operating Platform

*All functionality, features, specifications and other product information provided in this document including, but not limited to, the benefits, design, pricing, components, performance, availability, and capabilities of the product are subject to change without notice or obligation.

**Battery performance may vary depending on configuration, and device usage.

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