First and foremost images of the so-called Galaxy A5 have surfaced online, giving us a glimpse at the alleged Samsung’s next-generation A series smartphone, just after the Samsung Galaxy Alpha to work premium materials into its build. Full details can be grabbed aright after this break!
This leaked smartphone would be the first of the three devices rumored to employ Samsung’s new design language, which in return, means this could be built with a metal frame, instead of plastic unibody design.
Photos and details obtained by Samsung-tracking blog, SamMobile, showcased a smartphone it speculated to be the mid-range A5. Galaxy series handsets certainly resembles the Alpha. The Galaxy A5 is the first of 3 rumored smartphones to fall into the Galaxy A series.
The source however suggests that the A5 is neither metal or plastic build but something that “feels cold in the hand.” Sounds like unfamiliar material that Samsung could be using a new blend for its casing. In order to make the device look premium, even though it will be a mid-range device, even with the cool material casing.
Live images of Galaxy A5 (SM-A500F) of the rumored device are already here. It has chrome finish on the sides, similar to Galaxy Alpha and has slots on the sides. Apart this, some of the innards have been also outed.
Specifications for the alleged Galaxy A5 include a 5-inch 720p HD display, a 13-megapixel rear-facing camera, and a 5MP selfie front-facing camera. Internally, we should look for a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor, 16GB of storage (expandable microSD card slot), and a 2,300mAh battery. Decidedly midrange by today’s standards, we can also expect a lower price point.
Samsung Galaxy A5 (SM-A500F) Features
- 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD Super AMOLED display
- 1.2 quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor
- 2GB RAM, 16GB internal memory with expansion slot
- Android 4.4 (KitKat) with TouchWiz
- Dimensions: 139.3mm x 69.7mm x 6.7mm; Weight 126 grams
- 13MP rear camera with LED flash
- 5MP front-facing camera
- 2300 mAh battery
Currently, at the far moment it’s unclear when we are going to see the Galaxy A5 break cover or in which regions it’ll be launched. But the advanced state of the leaks suggests it could be sooner than later will be unveiled.