Specifications

General Information
Model nameGalaxy A5
Model typeBar
Colors White (Pearl White)
Black (Midnight Black)
Silver (Platinum Silver)
Pink (Soft Pink)
Blue (Light Blue)
Gold (Champagne Gold)
Announced2014, October
Released2014, December
Physical specifications
Dimensions Bar: 139.3 x 69.7 x 6.7 mm
Weights 123g
Operating system
Operating systemAndroid 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
One UI version
Network
SIMSingle SIM
SIM card sizes Nano-SIM (4FF)
Networks 2G
3G
4G
eSIM supportNo
Display
Kind Main Display
Name
Technology Super AMOLED Display
Size 5.0 inch / 127.0 mm
Resolution HD / 1280x720 pixels
Pixel density 294 PPI
Screen to body ratio ~71.0%
Processor
Related model number(s)SM-A500F
 SM-A500FU
 SM-A500G
 SM-A500H
 SM-A500M
 SM-A500Y
 SM-A500YZ
 SM-A5009
 SM-A5000
 SM-A500F1
 SM-A500W
 SM-A500K
 SM-A500L
 SM-A500S
Chipset Snapdragon 410
Clock Speed Quad-Core @ 1.20 GHz
Cores Quad-Core
GPU Adreno 306
Memory
RAM/ROM sizes 2 GB RAM with 16 GB ROM
External memory supportYes
External memory support maximum
Sensors
AccelerometerYes
Proximity sensorYes
Geomagnetic sensorYes
Video
Max. Video Recording ResolutionFHD video recording at 30 fps (1920x1080)
Front Camera
FlashNo
Kind Selfie Camera
Megapixels 5MP
Aperture F2.2
Pixel size
Field of view
Extras
Rear Camera
FlashYes
Kind Wide-angle Camera
Megapixels 13MP
Aperture F2.0
Pixel size
Field of view
Extras AF
Connectivity
ANT+Yes
USB versionMicroUSB
3.5mm HeadphonejackYes
Location technology GPS
Glonass
BeiDou
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi DirectYes
NFCYes
Bluetooth Version4.0
Battery
Standard battery capacity2300 mAh
Removeable batteryNo
Wired fast chargingNo
Wired fast charging Watt
Wireless fast charging Watt
Wireless power share Watt