• 5" (1280x720) Super AMOLED
  • 2GB
    Snapdragon 410 SoC
    16GB Storage
  • 13-MP, f/2 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2300 mAh

The Samsung Galaxy A5 phone has a 5-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 410 with 2 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductGalaxy A5 (2014), Price: 230 USD at Amazon
Display5" 1280x720 Super AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 13-MP f/2 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 5-MP
Computing
  • Snapdragon 410 SoC
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • MicroSD (64GB max.)
Battery2300 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 123g (4.3oz), 139.3x69.7x6.7 mm (5.48 x 2.74 x 0.26 inches)
Price (Market)$230
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Display
TypeSuper AMOLED
Diagonal (inches)5"
Display/Body Ratio71.0%
Resolution1280x720
Sharpness (PPI)294 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 4
Features
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Megapixel13-MP
Aperturef/2
Sensor Pixel Size1.15 µm
Hardware Features
  • Flash
Software Features
  • Geo Tag
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2300 mAh
Talk Time15 hours
Music Playback Time68 hours
Computing
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 410
Processor ModelMSM8916
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.2 GHz
RAM Options2GB
Internal Storage Options16GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size64GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 4.4.4
Communications
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT4 150 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
  • BT EDR
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeMicro USB
SAR US Head0.65 W/Kg
SAR US Body0.48 W/Kg
SAR EU Head0.23 W/Kg
SAR EU Body0.4 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
NameSIM0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Multimedia
Audio Alerts
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
  • FM Radio
Audio Formats
  • FLAC
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • WMA
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • WMV
  • H.264
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Proximity

Galaxy A5 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Samsung Galaxy A5 waterproof?

No. Our information shows that the Galaxy A5 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 A5 Dual-SIM?

No, the Galaxy A5 does not have dual-SIMs according to our data, but things may be different in Asian markets. We mainly track United States data.

Is the Galaxy A5 4K?

No, the Galaxy A5 1280x720 resolution is not 4K. 4K is typically defined as 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on smartphones, but there are more variations for Cinema and Televisions.

Does the Galaxy A5 have Wireless Charging?

No, Galaxy A5 does not have Wireless Charging.

Is the Galaxy A5 4G-compatible?

Yes, the Galaxy A5 is a 4G device that is rated 4G LTE cat4 (150 Mbps).

Is the Galaxy A5 a 5G device?

No, the Galaxy A5 does not work on 5G networks.

Does the Galaxy A5 have a USB-C connector?

No, the Galaxy A5 does not have a USB-C port.

Does the Galaxy A5 have a removable battery?

No, the Galaxy A5 does not have a removable battery.

Samsung Galaxy A5 Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Antutu

Higher is better

3DMark Slingshot 3.1

Higher is better

3DMark Unlimited Icestorm

Higher is better

GFXBench Manhattan (Offscr.)

Higher is better

GFXBench T-Rex (Offscr.)

Higher is better

Battery Capacity (mAh)

Higher is better