• 5" (960x540) IPS LCD
  • 1GB
    Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870 SoC
    8GB/16GB Storage
  • 5-MP, f/1.9 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2600 mAh

The Samsung Galaxy A2 Core phone has a 5-inch (960x540) IPS LCD screen, a 5MP main camera and a 5MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 2600 mAh and the main processor is a Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870 with 1 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductGalaxy A2 Core (2019), Price: 105 USD at Amazon
Display5" 960x540 IPS LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 5-MP f/1.9 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 5-MP f/2.2
  • Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870 SoC
  • 1GB RAM
  • 8GB/16GB Storage
  • MicroSDXC
Battery2600 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 142g (5oz), 70.9x141.5x9.1 mm (2.79 x 5.57 x 0.36 inches)
Price (Market)$105
Diagonal (inches)5"
Display/Body Ratio68.7%
Sharpness (PPI)220 PPI
  • Multitouch
  • Glossy
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
NameRear Camera
Sensor Pixel Size µm
Autofocus Features
  • Contrast
Hardware Features
  • LED Flash
  • Autofocus
  • HDR Photo
Software Features
  • Continuous shooting
  • Geo Tag
  • Face Detect
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2600 mAh
Battery Features
  • Non-Removable
Processor NameSamsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870
Processor # Cores8
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.6 GHz
RAM Options1GB
Internal Storage Options8GB/16GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSDXC
Operating System + VersionAndroid 9.0
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT6 301 Mbps
LTE Bands38,40,41
Modem Features
  • UMTS
  • EDGE
  • GPRS
  • HSPA+
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • DIP
  • HFP
  • HID
  • HSP
  • MAP
  • OPP
  • PAN
Connector TypeMicro USB
Connector Features
  • USB 2.0
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Sim Card 1
SIM TypeNano SIM
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • FM Radio
  • 3.5mm Port
Audio Formats
  • AAC
  • 3GA
  • AMR
  • RA
  • AWB
  • FLAC
  • M4A
  • MID
  • MIDI
  • MP3
  • OGA
  • OGG
  • WMA
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • MPEG-4
  • MP4
  • XVID
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • BeiDou

Galaxy A2 Core Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Samsung Galaxy A2 Core waterproof?

No. Our information indicates that the Galaxy A2 Core is NOT water-tight an has no IP-Rating certification. Ingress Protection, or I.P, is a certification that shows if water or dust can penetrate devices.

Is the Galaxy A2 Core Dual-SIM?

Yes, the Galaxy A2 Core is known to feature two-SIM version(s), however it could vary with the wireless carrier.

Is the Galaxy A2 Core 4K?

No, the Galaxy A2 Core resolution of (960x540) is not defined as 4K. 4K is normally defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on mobiles, but there are more similar resolutions for Cinema and Televisions.

Is the Galaxy A2 Core capable of Wireless Charging?

No, the Galaxy A2 Core is not capable of Wireless Charging.

Does the Galaxy A2 Core operates on 4G data?

Yes, the Galaxy A2 Core is a 4G-LTE handset that is rated 4G LTE CAT6 (301 Mbps).

Is the Galaxy A2 Core working with 5G?

No, the Galaxy A2 Core does not work on 5G NR networks.

Is the Galaxy A2 Core USB-C?

No, the Galaxy A2 Core does not have a USB Type C connector.

Does the Galaxy A2 Core have a removable battery?

No, the Galaxy A2 Core's battery cannot be removed.

Samsung Galaxy A2 Core Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Battery Capacity (mAh)

Higher is better