• 4.7" (1280x720) Super AMOLED
  • 1.5GB
    Snapdragon 410Exynos 7578 SoC
    16GB Storage
  • 13-MP, f/1.9 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2300 mAh

The Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016) phone has a 4.7-inch (1280x720) Super AMOLED screen, a 13MP main camera and a 5MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 2300 mAh and the main processor is a Snapdragon 410Exynos 7578 with 1.5 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductGalaxy A3 (2016) (2015), Price: 595 USD at Amazon
Display4.7" 1280x720 Super AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 13-MP f/1.9 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 5-MP
  • Snapdragon 410Exynos 7578 SoC
  • 1.5GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • MicroSD (256GB max.)
Battery2300 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 132g (4.7oz), 134.5x65.2x7.3 mm (5.30 x 2.57 x 0.29 inches)
Price (Market)$595
TypeSuper AMOLED
Diagonal (inches)4.7"
Display/Body Ratio69.4%
Sharpness (PPI)312 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 4
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Sensor SizeSmall
Hardware Features
  • Flash
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2300 mAh
Talk Time14 hours
Music Playback Time58 hours
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 410Exynos 7578
Processor ModelMSM8916
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.5 GHz
RAM Options1.5GB
Internal Storage Options16GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size256GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 5.1.1
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT4 150 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.1
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
  • BT EDR
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeMicro USB
SAR EU Head0.49 W/Kg
SAR EU Body0.62 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Audio Alerts
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
  • FM Radio
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • WMA
  • FLAC
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • WMV
  • H.264
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Proximity

Galaxy A3 (2016) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

The last time we checked, the Galaxy A3 (2016) was retailing at around $595 online. Things may have changed a bit since.
No. Our data shows that the Galaxy A3 (2016) is NOT water-proof an has no IP-Rating certification.
No, the Galaxy A3 (2016) does not have dual-SIMs according to our data, but it could be different in Abroad. We mainly track United States data.
No, the Galaxy A3 (2016) 1280x720 resolution is not 4K.
No, Galaxy A3 (2016) does not feature Wireless Charging.
No, the Galaxy A3 (2016) does not feature Qi Wireless Charging.
Yes, the Galaxy A3 (2016) is a 4G-LTE device that is rated 4G LTE cat4 (150 Mbps).
No, the Galaxy A3 (2016) is not a 5G smartphone.
No, the Galaxy A3 (2016) is not a USB-C device.
No, the Galaxy A3 (2016)'s battery cannot be removed.

Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016) Specs & Speed Benchmarks


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