Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520F specifications

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Samsung's Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520F specifications and features: this is a 5.2" (132.2mm) device with a FHD 1920 x 1080 screen resolution. The phone is powered by the Exynos 7880 Octa soc with a 1.9 GHz configuration. Memory is 3GB, with the device offering 32GB internal storage and up to 256GB of external memory. The Galaxy A5 2017 features Accelerometer, Proximity, Geomagnetic, RGB Light and Hall Fingerprint scanner. Notable features include Samsung Pay (MST), Samsung KNOX, S-Voice , Always On Display. The device measures 146.1 x 71.4 x 7.9mm and weighs 159g.
Galaxy A5 2017 SM-A520F

General Information

Model name
Galaxy A5 2017
Model Number
SM-A520F
Model type
Phone
Color
Black Sky, Gold Sand, Blue Mist, Peach Cloud
Announced
2017, January
Released
2017, February

Physical Specifications

Dimensions
146.1 x 71.4 x 7.9mm
Weight
159g
IP Rating
IP 68 : Totally protected against dust, Protected against the effect of immersion to 1.5m for up to 30 minutes.

Operating System

Operating System
Android v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)

Network/Bearer

SIM
Single
WiFi Only
No
SIM card size
Nano-SIM (4FF)
Network
2G, 3G, 4G/LTE
2G GSM
GSM850, GSM900, DCS1800, PCS1900
3G UMTS
B1 (2100), B2 (1900), B4 (AWS), B5 (850), B8 (900)
4G LTE
4G FDD LTE: B20 (800), B28 (700), B8 (900), B17 (700), B3 (1800), B4 (AWS) 4G TDD LTE: B38 (2600), B40 (2300), B41 (2500)

Display

Technology (Main Display)
Super AMOLED
Size (Main Display)
5.2" (132.2mm)
Resolution (Main Display)
FHD 1920 x 1080
Colour Depth (Main Display)
16M
Pixel Density
~424 PPI
S Pen Support
No

Processor

Type
Exynos 7880 Octa
Clock Speed
1.9 GHz
Cores
8 Cores (Octa-Core)
GPU
Mali-T830MP3

Memory

RAM Size (GB)
3GB
ROM Size (GB)
32GB
SSD
No
eMMC
No
External Memory Support
Up to 256GB

Sensors

Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity, Geomagnetic, RGB Light, Hall Fingerprint scanner, Barometer
Additional features
Samsung Pay (MST), Samsung KNOX, S-Voice , Always On Display

Audio and Video

Video Recording Resolution
FHD (1920 x 1080 pixels) @ 30fps
Video Playing Format
MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM
Video Playing Resolution
UHD 4K (3840 x 2160 pixels) @ 30fps
Audio Playing Format
MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA

Camera

Main Camera
Single
Front Camera
Single
Main Camera - Resolution
16 MP, CMOS F1.9
Front Camera - Resolution
16 MP, CMOS F1.9
Main Camera - Flash
Yes
Front Camera - Flash
No
Main Camera - Auto Focus
Yes
Front Camera - Auto Focus
No

Connectivity

ANT+
Yes
USB Version
Type C
Location Technology
GPS, GLONASS, Beidou
Headphone Socket
3.5mm Stereo
MHL
No
Wi-Fi
802.11a / b / g / n / ac 2.4 + 5GHz
Wi-Fi Direct
Yes
DLNA Support
No
NFC
Yes
Bluetooth Version
Version 4.2
Bluetooth Profiles
A2DP, AVRCP, DI, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP
PC Sync.
Samsung Smart Switch

Battery

Standard Battery Capacity
3000mAh
Removable
No
Fast charging
Yes
Internet Usage Time(3G)
Up to 13h
Internet Usage Time(LTE)
Up to 16h
Internet Usage Time(Wi-Fi)
Up to 18h
Video Playback Time
Up to 19h
Audio Playback Time
Up to 53h
Talk time
Up to 16h (3G WCDMA)

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