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Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 Front
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Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)

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Editors Review

4.4
Design
4.5
Display
4.1
Camera
4.4
Performance
4.3
Software
4.2
Battery

Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) Summary

The Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) is one of Samsung’s 2016 Mid-Range smartphone. The device has unibody Plastic build and aluminum frames with no support for the Fingerprint sensor. The model has a similar design to Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) including an AMOLED screen.

The Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) smartphone has LTE Advanced antennas, with Dual SIM capability support for Micro-SIMs. The Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) display features 5.2 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen (720 x 1280 pixels resolution). The Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) specifications come pre-installed with Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow (now upgradable to 7.1.1 Nougat). As for the processor, the Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) has Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 Quad-Core chipset combined with Adreno 306 GPU. The Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) RAM is 2GB, while the available storage space memory comes in 16GB capacity with the ability to expand storage through SD card.

The Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) Camera features a single 13-megapixel f/1.9 resolution rear-sensor with support for 1080p recording at 30 FPS. It also has HDR and panoramic mode for the rear camera. As for the front camera, Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) features a 5MP f/1.9 front snapper. For night shots it has single-tone flash on the rear.

In the area of connectivity, Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) features Bluetooth (4.1), WiFi (802.11 b/g/n), with 3.5 mm audio jack support. Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) has dimensions of 145.8 x 72.3 x 8.1 mm and gets a Removable Li-Ion 3100 mAh battery. The Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) colors are available in White, Black, Gold, and Rose Gold.

General
Color: White Black Gold
SIM Type: Dual-SIM
SIM Size: Micro-SIM
Dimension: 145.8 x 72.3 x 8.1 mm
Weight: 158 g
Display
Display Type: Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
Display Size: 5.2 inches
Resolution: 1280 x 720 (HD)
Camera
Rear Camera: 13 MP
Front Camera: 5 MP
Flash: LED Flash
Video Resolution: FHD (1920 x 1080)@30fps
OS & Processor
OS: Android 6.0.1
Processor Type: Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410
Processor Speed: 1.2 GHz
Processor Core: Quad-Core
Memory & Storage
RAM: 2 GB
Internal: 16 GB
Expandable: 128 GB
Connectivity
Wi-Fi: 802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz
Bluetooth Version: v4.1
USB: USB 2.0
Audio Jack: 3.5mm
Sensors: Accelerometer Hall Sensor Proximity Sensor
Network Type: 4G 3G 2G
Supported Networks: 4G LTE FDD 3G WCDMA
Battery
Capacity: 3100 mAh
Talk Time: Up to 21 h
Battery Type: Removable Li-Ion