Evaluation/Review of the Galaxy A5 (2017) We've done a detailed breakdown of the specs, as well as the performance pros and cons.

Created date: 09/30/2018, 13:10:59, Updated date: 10/01/2019, 09:01:50

In-depth review of Galaxy A5 (2017)'s features

We have evaluated the Galaxy A5 (2017) thoroughly based on its functions, specifications/performances, and ease of use, and provided a review on whether you should buy it. We have also summarized the pros and cons of choosing the Galaxy A5 (2017) so that you can see them in a glance.

Advantages and disadvantages of Galaxy A5 (2017)

Advantages of Galaxy A5 (2017)

  • The display is large, so text and images appear clear on the screen.
  • The screen quality is very high, and pictures and videos appear crisp.
  • It has a high-grade CPU, so you can play 3D games without encountering stuttering.
  • It has a relatively high-grade front camera, and it is good enough for normal use.

Disadvantages of Galaxy A5 (2017)

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Galaxy A5 (2017)'s features, performance, reviews

Galaxy A5 (2017)'s size

The Galaxy A5 (2017) has a width of 28.1 in (71.4 mm), a length of 57.5 in (146.1 mm), and a thickness of 3.1 in (7.9 mm). It might be possible to operate it with one hand, but depending on the person it might feel big. In addition, the weight of the Galaxy A5 (2017) is about 5.5 oz (157 g). Even if you are operating it with one hand it feels almost weightless. However, depending on the person, you may feel tired after using it for a while.

Assessing the overall ease of holding the Galaxy A5 (2017), it has some difficulties but if you use it based on its strengths and weaknesses it will not cause many issues.

Galaxy A5 (2017)'s CPU specs

With the 1.9GHz×8(OctaCore) for processing power, the Galaxy A5 (2017) has extremely high performance and will operate smoothly without stress, whichever app you use. Among all smartphones released to date, it is one with top class performance. It is also suitable for heavier 3D games, and quite smooth play will be possible.

With 3GB of RAM, the Galaxy A5 (2017) has a sufficient amount. Very occasional cases of insufficient RAM do occur, but with this sort of amount of RAM, it will rarely be the cause of feeling any stress.

Evaluating the overall speed of operation of the Galaxy A5 (2017), it is a smartphone in the high-end category and can almost always be used without stress. However, if you want smooth and comfortable usage in heavy apps like 3D games, caution is necessary.

Galaxy A5 (2017)'s storage size

The data storage capacity of the Galaxy A5 (2017) is 64GB, and while it is enough for taking photos, it might feel insufficient for those who often shoot videos or who install many games.

The Galaxy A5 (2017) is compatible with SD cards, so it is possible to increase the capacity easily. Therefore, you probably do not need to be concerned with the storage capacity.

Galaxy A5 (2017)'s screen

Galaxy A5 (2017) has a 5.2 inch display. It is large enough and you will rarely encounter issues due to the screen size. However, note that it is not very suited for writing long text.

Galaxy A5 (2017) has a very high-quality screen and any graphical content that you enjoy, including videos and games, will be displayed clearly.

Galaxy A5 (2017)'s camera specs

Galaxy A5 (2017) has a 16 MP main camera, which can take very high-resolution photos and videos. While you might feel a little dissatisfied when you need better resolution for landscape photography or want to print high-definition photographs, you will be satisfied most of the time.

Galaxy A5 (2017) has an 16 MP front camera, which is a fairly high figure. Photos taken with this camera will not appear rough even when you print them, so you will be fairly satisfied with the quality of this camera.

Galaxy A5 (2017)'s battery performance

The battery performance of the Galaxy A5 (2017) is 3000mAh, so it has a relatively large capacity. Compared to other smartphones, the battery life of the Galaxy A5 (2017) is good. At this amount, you will not feel stressed even if you are on the internet and Twitter for a long time. Even when playing a game or watching a movie on the go, you can do so comfortably without needing to be conscious of the battery. However, some caution is necessary when watching movies or playing games for too long.

Galaxy A5 (2017)'s general rating

The Galaxy A5 (2017) is a high-performance smartphone when viewed comprehensively. It works for everyday use with hardly any inconvenience.

Galaxy A5 (2017)'s specs

Galaxy A5 (2017)
ImageGalaxy A5 (2017)
MakerSamsung
Release date1, 2017
Colorblack sky,gold sand,blue mist,peach cloud
OSAndroid
Dimensions (width x height x thickness)28.1 in (71.4 mm) x 57.5 in (146.1 mm) x 3.1 in (7.9 mm)
Weight5.5 oz (157 g)
Display size5.2 inch
Display typeSuper AMOLED
Screen resolution (width x height)1080 x 1920
Pixel density423ppi
Battery capacity3000mAh
ChipsetExynos 7880
CPU specs1.9GHz×8(OctaCore)
RAM size3GB
Storage size64GB
Rear-camera resolution16 MP
Front-camera resolution16 MP

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