Elegance in its purest form. Crafted with minimalism in mind for maximum enjoyment, its highly resistant rear 3D Glass and optimal 5.7″ display fuse together flawlessly to provide a remarkably seamless design.
Uniform all around
Design that is a delight to hold. Sitting perfectly level with the rear casing, the absence of any camera protrusion allows for uniformly smooth and symmetrical design from all angles.
Colored by nature
Set trends rather than follow them. The four available muted color tones are named after natural elements to appeal more to the senses and blend harmoniously with its overall design.
*Availability of colors may vary by country.
Safeguarded for the unexpected
The first Galaxy A Series with IP68. Reliable protection so you can keep up with life wherever it takes you. Dust and water resistant to withstand the elements, it shields out everything in most situations.
Image shows the highly water-resistant capabilities of the Galaxy A7 (2017) thanks to its IP68 rating.
*Can be immersed in 1.5 meters of water for up to 30 mins.
Capture life in optimal light
With its powerful 16 MP, f1.9 front and back camera, you can capture sharper photos even in low-light conditions. It also features a floating shutter optimized for better grip so images stay blur-free. And with its speedy and accurate Auto Focus, you’ll be able to capture unforgettable moments before they get away.
*On-screen image taken with Galaxy A7 (2017).
Expand your creativity
Enjoy greater creative control to make your visual storytelling much more brilliant.
Optimize portraits or spice up color tones with a set of preset camera filters to enhance your favorite photos.
*On-screen image taken with Galaxy A7 (2017).
Simplify your spending
Introducing Samsung Pay, the new way to pay. It’s simple, secure and almost anywhere, so you can shop and pay with a simple tap.
*Payment options may vary by country.
Pack more in
Seamless balance, signature performance. With up to 256 GB of expandable storage, you can store even more of your favorite multimedia while the enhanced dual SIM performance provides greater flexibility when travelling.
*Performance specifications may vary by country.
Powered for serious users
Battery life lasts longer and less time is required for charging, so you can get on with more important day to day essentials.
Works both ways
Thanks to its reversible plug orientation,USB Type-C cable goes to work whichever way you plug it into your device. This means you can enjoy hassle-free charging without worrying which side is up.
View in an instant
Get the essentials without even waking up your phone so you can preserve time and power. With Always On Display, your clock and calendar are always in sight whenever you need them.
Safe and sound
Secure Folder keeps selected apps and sensitive data locked down and separate from the regular contents on your device. It also saves you from having to log in every time with one time authentication.
All within reach
Every Samsung Cloud account comes with 15GB of storage. You can back up, upgrade and sync your data across all your Galaxy devices so everything is right where you need it.
Galaxy A device held in hand and top partial view of the left bottom corner of a notebook.
More to choose from
Dress up and modify your device to suit your style. From sturdy and stylish cases to durable screen protectors, the Galaxy A5(2017) comes with a wide array of efficient accessories to choose from.
*Availability of certain products may vary by country. Actual home screen may vary.
Dimensions 146.1 x 71.4 x 7.9 mm
Weight 157 g
Battery 3000 mAh, (Non-removable Li-Ion)
OS Android OS, v6.0 (marshmallow)
Memory 32GB built-in, 3GB RAM, microSD card (support up to 256GB) (dedicated slot)
Processor 1.9 GHz Octa-Core Cortex-A53, Exynos 7880 Octa
Connectivity Bluetooth v4.2 with A2DP, EDR, LE, USB (Type-C 1.0 reversible connector), WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot), NFC, GPRS, EDGE, 3G (HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps), 4G (LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps)
Display Size 5.2 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixels (424 PPI)
Sensors: Accelerometer, proximity, compass, Fingerprint (front-mounted), barometer
Display Colour Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors, Multitouch, Corning Gorilla Glass (unspecified version), Always-on display
Frequency / Band
SIM1: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
SIM2: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Band HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Band LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)
Colors Black Sky, Gold Sand, Blue Mist, Peach Cloud
Entertainment FM Radio, 3.5mm audio jack, MP4/WMV/H.264 player, MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player, YouTube, Google Talk, Games (built-in + downloadable)
Camera 16 MP, f/1.9, 27mm, autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR, Video (1080p@30fps), 2ndry 16 MP, f/1.9, 1080p
Other Features GPS + A-GPS support & GLONASS, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Single SIM + Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM + Nano-SIM, dual stand-by), Samsung Pay, Fast battery charging, IP68 certified – dust proof and water resistant over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes, Document viewer, Photo/video editor, Google Search, Maps, Gmail, Calendar, Speakerphone
Ring Tones Downlaodable, Polyphonic, MP3, WAV
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM