Premium glass and metal body design to express your unique style
Add a stylish flare to your look with Galaxy A5 (2016), which beautifully combines an ultra-thin design with premium glass and metal materials. Gorilla Glass® 4 is used on both sides to increase durability while giving you extra touch of comfortness.
Brilliant camera features to add more joy to your selfie experience
Both the front camera and rear camera are equipped with an f/1.9 aperture for you to capture image details with clarity even in a low-light or dim environment. With the newly added OIS feature, you no longer have to worry about blurry images resulting from “shaky hands” or shooting of moving objects. Go ahead and snap to your heart’s content. The camera’s Quick Launch feature will enhance the fun of shooting group selfies with your buddies.
Multitask effortlessly and connect with the world anytime
With the OctaCore processor, the device is so powerful that it enables you to multitask effortlessly, change interfaces seamlessly and easily switch between different social media platforms or instant communication software. With LTE Cat. 4 support, you can remain in constant touch with your friends and share with them freely.
* LTE Cat 4 support is dependent on local and Internet services providers.
** Internet speed is subject to local network, data and messaging services and may vary according to individual usage habits.
Enhanced battery life to enable you an uninterrupted entertainment
The strengthened battery life allows you to play mobile games for a longer time and enjoy multimedia content without worries of interruption. The fast charging feature let your smartphone be fully charged rapidly, to ensure your continuous engagement with the mobile world of excitement.
* Charging time and battery durability vary according to usage habits.
* Compatible with Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging chargers and original Samsung batteries.
Enhanced security with a single tap
Galaxy A5 (2016) is equipped with a touch sensor to support Fingerprint Unlock and effectively safeguard your personal data. The fingerprint scanner enables you to safely access webpages to retrieve sensitive information and carry out account identification.
Enhanced security with a single tap
Manage 2 WhatsApp accounts via My KNOX
By installing the My KNOX app, you can run two WhatsApp accounts within the same smartphone. This will also enable you to browse, reply to and retrieve messages from two different WhatsApp accounts and connect with the world with greater ease.
144.8 x 71.0 x 7.3mm , 155g
Android 5.1 (Lollipop)
1.6GHz Octa Core
2GB RAM + 16GB Storage
Micro SD slot (up to 128GB)
5.2-inchFHD (1920×1080) Super AMOLED
Accelerometer, Proximity, Geomagnetic, RGB Light, Hall Fingerprint scanner
13 MP, 4128 x 3096 pixels, optical image stabilization, autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR, Video (1080p@30fps), 2ndry 5 MP
MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA
MST technology(Samsung Pay), Samsung KNOX, S-Voice, Dual SIM option
* Samsung Pay launches may vary by market-readiness
Bluetooth v4.1 with A2DP, EDR, LE, USB (microUSB v2.0), WLAN (Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot), NFC, GPRS, EDGE, 3G (HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps), 4G (LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps)
Frequency / Band
SIM1: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
SIM2: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Band HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G Band LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
2,900mAh, Fast Charging