SamMobile has affiliate and sponsored partnerships. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn a commission. Learn more.

Samsung starts firmware development for the Galaxy C5 (SM-C5000)

Phone
By 

Last updated: April 18th, 2016 at 11:14 UTC+02:00

The Galaxy C5 is expected to make a debut sometime next month as the first device in Samsung’s new Galaxy C lineup. We have seen some of the phone’s specs leak online, and our sources tell us that Samsung has now started development of the C5’s software. This means that the device’s hardware is now final and isn’t expected to change before the official launch.

There’s no software development for the Galaxy C7 yet, so the C5 will either be launching first or Samsung will be delaying the debut of the Galaxy C lineup to June or later this year so it can bring both devices to market at the same time. The Galaxy C series should feature a slim metallic design, and the Galaxy C5 should come with a 5.2-inch Full HD display, a Snapdragon 617 SoC, 4GB of RAM, and Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. China is set to be the first launch market, and it could possibly be the sole country where the Galaxy C handsets will be available.

Phone Galaxy C5Galaxy C7
Load 0 comments

You might also like

September security update out for Galaxy A8+ (2018), A8 (2016), and mo …

Samsung is updating a number of mid-range devices with the September 2018 security patch. These devices includ …

  • By Abhijeet Mishra
  • 4 years ago

December security patch update now available for the Galaxy C7

In yet another instance of Samsung’s top-of-the-line phones falling behind mid-range ones as far as Andr …

  • By Abhijeet Mishra
  • 5 years ago

Galaxy C7 is being updated to Android 7.0 Nougat in China

The Android Nougat update has been hitting a slew of mid-range and budget Samsung smartphones recently, more t …

  • By Abhijeet Mishra
  • 5 years ago

Nougat now being tested on the Galaxy C5, Galaxy C7 and Galaxy C9 Pro

Samsung has started testing the Android 7.0 Nougat firmware for the Galaxy C5 (SM-C5000), Galaxy C7 (SM-C7000) …

  • By Josh L.
  • 5 years ago

Galaxy C7 (2017) appears on TENAA’s online database

Last week, a reliable Twitter tipster revealed that the Galaxy C7 (2017) will come with a dual-camera setup, a …

  • By Josh L.
  • 5 years ago

Galaxy C7 (2017) gets its Wi-Fi certification

The Galaxy C7 was launched in June last year so it’s about time that Samsung came out with its successor …

  • By Adnan Farooqui
  • 5 years ago