• 5.2" (1920x1080) Super AMOLED
  • 4GB
    MSM8952 Snapdragon 617 SoC
    64GB Storage
  • 16-MP, f/1.9 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2600 mAh

The Samsung Galaxy C5 phone has a 5.2-inch (1920x1080) Super AMOLED screen, a 16MP main camera and a 8MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 2600 mAh and the main processor is a MSM8952 Snapdragon 617 with 4 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductGalaxy C5 (2016), Price: 285 USD at Amazon
Display5.2" 1920x1080 Super AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 16-MP f/1.9 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 8-MP
Computing
  • MSM8952 Snapdragon 617 SoC
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB Storage
  • MicroSD (256GB max.)
Battery2600 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 143g (5oz), 145.9x72x6.7 mm (5.74 x 2.83 x 0.26 inches)
Price (Market)$285
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Display
TypeSuper AMOLED
Diagonal (inches)5.2"
Display/Body Ratio71.0%
Resolution1920x1080
Sharpness (PPI)424 PPI
Features
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Megapixel16-MP
Aperturef/1.9
Sensor Pixel Size1.12 µm
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Software Features
  • Geo Tag
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2600 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
Computing
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameMSM8952 Snapdragon 617
Processor # Cores8
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)4x1.5 & 4x1.2 GHz
RAM Options4GB
Internal Storage Options64GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size256GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 6.0.1
Communications
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeMicro USB
Sim Card 0
NameSIM0
SIM TypeMicro SIM
Multimedia
Audio Alerts
  • VIBRATION
  • 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
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Proximity

Galaxy C5 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Samsung Galaxy C5 waterproof?

No. Our information indicates that the Galaxy C5 is NOT water-resistant an has no IP-Rating certification. I.P means Ingress Protection, which is the level of protection against dust or water that could get into phones.

Is the Galaxy C5 Dual-SIM?

No, the Galaxy C5 does not have dual-SIMs as far as we know, but it may be different in Asian markets. We mostly track United States data.

Is the Galaxy C5 4K?

No, the Galaxy C5 resolution of (1920x1080) is not defined as 4K. 4K is often defined as 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on handsets, but there are more variations for Cinema and Televisions.

Is the Galaxy C5 capable of Wireless Charging?

No, Galaxy C5 does not have Wireless Charging.

Is the Galaxy C5 compatible with 4G?

No, the Galaxy C5 does not seem to work on 4G-LTE networks.

Does the Galaxy C5 work with 5G networks?

No, the Galaxy C5 does not work on 5G NR networks.

Is the Galaxy C5 USB-C?

No, the Galaxy C5 does not have a USB Type C port.

Does the Galaxy C5 have a removable battery?

No, the Galaxy C5's battery cannot be removed.

Samsung Galaxy C5 Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Antutu

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