4.7" (120.4mm)

Size (Main Display)

CMOS 13.0 MP

Main Camera - Resolution

720 x 1280 (HD)

Resolution (Main Display)

138

Weight (g)

Simply elegant

Elegance in its purest form. Crafted with minimalism in mind, its highly resistant rear 3D Glass and optimal 4.7” display fuse together flawlessly to provide a seamless design.

Front and side view of the Galaxy A3 to highlight its uniform design with zero protrusion.

Uniform all around

Design that is a delight to hold. Sitting flush with the 3D curved back, the absence of any camera protrusion allows for a smooth and symmetrical design from all angles.

Product shown is the Galaxy A3.

Coloured by nature

Set trends rather than follow them. All available colours are inspired by
natural elements to allow you to tailor your device to suit your lifestyle.

  • Various color options for the Galaxy A3.Black Sky
  • Various color options for the Galaxy A3.Gold Sand
  • Various color options for the Galaxy A3.Peach Cloud
  • Various color options for the Galaxy A3.Blue Mist

Bring images to life

Life looks great through the Galaxy A3. Fitted with an improved 13MP rear camera,
you can capture the world around you as it was meant to be seen.

Close up of the Galaxy A3 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 instant camera filters to enhance your favourite photos.

*On-screen image taken with Galaxy A3.

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

Capture clearer memories

Sharpen up your selfies. With its 8MP front camera and the floating camera button, snapping a selfie on the Galaxy A3 captures you in richer detail and more outstanding colours, so you always look great in every pose.

*On-screen image taken with Galaxy A3.

Selfie image of three women taken in low-light to show the advanced camera functionality of the Galaxy A3.

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 A3 thanks to its IP68 rating.
IP68

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

Powerfully efficient

Just the boost of power you need. The Galaxy A3 features a significantly
longer battery life so you get the most from your device even with heavy usage.

Improved performance with upgraded 2350mAh battery.

Pack more in

Seamless balance, signature performance. With up to 256GB of expandable storage you can store even more of your precious memories and music.

SD Card slot for the Galaxy A3.

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 A3 with Always on Display.
  • View the time in an instant on the Galaxy A3 with Always on Display
  • View the date and time instantly across different time zones on the Galaxy A3 with Always on Display.

Safe and
sound

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

Screen image of the Galaxy A3 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 15GB of storage.

Galaxy A device held in hand and top partial view of the left bottom corner of a notebook.

Works both ways

Thanks to its reversible plug, a 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 A3 comes with a wide array of efficient accessories to choose from.

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

  • Neon Flip Cover für das Galaxy A3 (2017). Eine Vielzahl von Smartphone-Zubehör für das Galaxy A3 (2017).
  • 4.7" (120.4mm) Size (Main Display)
  • CMOS 13.0 MP Main Camera - Resolution
  • 720 x 1280 (HD) Resolution (Main Display)
  • 138 Weight (g)
  • 2350 Standard Battery Capacity (mAh)
  • Up to 41 Audio Playback Time (Hours)

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User manual & Downloads

How It Stacks Up

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

Memory size : User memory is less than the total memory due to storage of the operating system and software used to operate the phones features. Actual user memory will vary depending on the mobile phone operator and may change after software upgrades are performed.