Elegant by nature

When style complements functionality. Designed with the strictest attention to detail, the new Samsung Galaxy J5 features a stunning uniform metal finish with zero camera protrusion for superior grip and 2.5D Glass shielding its 5.2” HD display for added durability.

Elegant by nature
Elegant by nature

Full Metal Design

Share life as you see it

13MP rear camera with F1.7 lens

1.6GHz

Processor

5.2"

Display

Share life as you see it

The rear 13MP F1.7 camera on the Galaxy J5 captures clear photos with enhanced detail in low light. Its intuitive interface enables one-handed functionality thanks to its moving shutter button, so you can still take the shot while adjusting your pose or framing the scene.

Share life as you see it

*The following images are for demonstration purposes only. Actual photos may appear different when taken with the Galaxy J5.

Look great in every frame

The Samsung Galaxy J5 lets you take bright and vivid selfies every time. Add more accurate detail into every low light shot thanks to its front LED and selfie flashes. You can also control the shutter with a simple hand gesture.

Look great in every frame

*The following images are for demonstration purposes only. Actual photos may appear different when taken with the Galaxy J5.

Full speed ahead

Keep usage running at optimal levels. Thanks to 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage and up to 256GB of optional expandable storage capacity with microSD support, the Samsung Galaxy J5 ensures highly responsive and blazingly fast speeds to accelerate your workflow.

Full speed ahead

* Actual storage availability may vary by region. * SD Cards with up to 256GB support can be purchased separately.

Synchronise your world

Seamless management for your preferred content. Samsung Cloud lets you backup, sync, restore and upgrade your data through your Galaxy smartphone, so you get access to whatever you need, whenever and wherever you need it.

*The benefits of this service may vary according to your data connection and external factors.

Synchronize your world

*The benefits of this service may vary according to your data connection and external factors.

Hidden for your protection

Samsung’s Secure Folder is a powerful security solution that lets you create a private and fully-encrypted space to store and hide content. Secure your photos, documents and voice recording files under an additional layer of protection that only you can access.

*The availability of this service will vary according to the nature of the content being encrypted. *Secure Folder separates storage at the software level without taking up additional space.

Hidden for your protection

*The availability of this service will vary according to the nature of the content being encrypted. *Secure Folder separates storage at the software level without taking up additional space.

Dual Messenger

Customise the way you chat. The Samsung Galaxy J5 allows you to set up two accounts for the same Messenger with different purposes. Users can install and easily manage the second Messenger account simultaneously from the home screen and settings menu.

*For demonstration purposes only. As dual messenger support may vary according to country and application certification, it may not be supported with single-SIM models.

Dual Messenger

*For demonstration purposes only. As dual messenger support may vary according to country and application certification, it may not be supported with single-SIM models.

The easy way to pay

Simply your life with mobile transactions that are more efficient and secure. The Samsung Galaxy J5 provides users with various methods of payment, including NFC and MST, to speed up their shopping experience at select locations.

*Service availability may vary by country.

The easy way to pay

*Service availability may vary by country.

  • 1.6GHz Processor
  • 5.2" Display
  • CMOS 13.0 MP Rear Camera - Resolution
  • 160 Weight (g)
  • 2GB RAM Size
  • 16GB ROM Size
Galaxy J5 (2017) is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 760.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great phone, not too large. Usual Samsung quality at a great price. Battery life is fantastic and the display screen is very good.
Date published: 2019-10-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Brought for a second time I had this phone before but broke it. Loved it so much I got it again. Great memory. Easy to use. Perfect
Date published: 2019-10-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect Cant fault this phone in any way nice size sleek just perfect
Date published: 2019-10-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great mobile phone; does all I need it to do reasonably priced; quick delivery; super phone
Date published: 2019-10-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Phone is brilliant The phone is great to use and battery lasts ages
Date published: 2019-10-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A great phone with loads of features This is a great phone, not too large and yet not too compact either. It has loads of features and I still have memory left for more apps of my own.
Date published: 2019-10-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This phone is very good buy This phone is very good in my opinion. It is quick at start-up and takes the occasional knock without any bother and apps respond quickly. Good for phoning and messages of all sorts!
Date published: 2019-10-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from J5 is a great phone Bought for a birthday present. No complaints about phone
Date published: 2019-10-20
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Galaxy J5 (2017)