• 5" (1280x720) TFT LCD
  • 1.5GB
    Snapdragon 410 SoC
    16GB Storage
  • 13-MP, f/1.9 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2600 mAh

The Samsung Galaxy J5 phone has a 5-inch (1280x720) TFT LCD screen, a 13MP main camera and a 5MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 2600 mAh and the main processor is a Snapdragon 410 with 1.5 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductGalaxy J5 (2015)
Display5" 1280x720 TFT LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 13-MP f/1.9 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 5-MP
Computing
  • Snapdragon 410 SoC
  • 1.5GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • MicroSD (128GB max.)
Battery2600 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 146g (5.2oz), 142.1 x 71.8 x 7.9 mm (5.59 x 2.83 x 0.31 inches)
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Display
TypeTFT LCD
Diagonal (inches)5"
Display/Body Ratio67.5%
Resolution1280x720
Sharpness (PPI)294 PPI
Features
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Megapixel13-MP
Aperturef/1.9
Sensor Pixel Size1.15 µm
Hardware Features
  • Flash
Software Features
  • Geo Tag
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2600 mAh
Battery Features
  • Removable
Talk Time18 hours
Music Playback Time62 hours
Computing
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 410
Processor ModelMSM8916
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.2 GHz
RAM Options1.5GB
Internal Storage Options16GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size128GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 5.1
Communications
LTE BandsB1/B3/B5/B7/B8/B20
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.1
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeMicro USB
Connector Features
  • USB OTG
SAR US Head0.8 W/Kg
SAR US Body1.13 W/Kg
SAR EU Head0.61 W/Kg
SAR EU Body0.48 W/Kg
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
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Proximity

Galaxy J5 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Samsung Galaxy J5 waterproof?

No. Our information indicates that the Galaxy J5 is NOT water-proof 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 J5 Dual-SIM?

No, the Galaxy J5 does not have dual-SIMs as far as we know, but things may be different in Asian markets. We mostly track United States data.

Is the Galaxy J5 4K?

No, the Galaxy J5 resolution of (1280x720) is not defined as 4K. 4K is typically defined as 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on handsets, but it has a few more similar resolutions for Cinema and Televisions.

Does the Galaxy J5 feature Wireless Charging?

No, Galaxy J5 does not have Wireless Charging.

Does the Galaxy J5 work with 4G data?

No, the Galaxy J5 does not seem to work on 4G-LTE networks.

Does the Galaxy J5 work with 5G networks?

No, the Galaxy J5 is not a 5G NR handset.

Is the Galaxy J5 USB-C?

No, the Galaxy J5 is not a USB-C smartphone.

If the battery of the Galaxy J5 removable?

Yes, the Galaxy J5 has a removable battery.

Samsung Galaxy J5 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