SpecsVideoReviewCommentsQ&ACompare

Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) Specs, review, opinions, comparisons
Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) pictures Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) pictures Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) pictures Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) pictures Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) pictures

Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) Top Specs

  • Release Date: 2017, January
  • Dimensions: 135.4 x 66.2 x 7.9 mm
  • Weight: 138 g
  • Screen: 4.7", Super AMOLED
  • Main Camera: Single, 13 MP
  • Selfi Camera: Single, 8 MP
  • Memory: 16 GB, 2 GB RAM
  • CPU:
  • Battery: 2350 mAh
  • Sensors: Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer

For a full detailed phone specs keep reading the table with technical specifications, check video review, read opinions and compare with other models.

Compare with another smartphone

Technical specifications

General specs
Brand and model Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017)
Release date 2017, January
Dimensions (HxWxD) 135.4 x 66.2 x 7.9 mm | 5.33 x 2.61 x 0.31 in
Weight 138 g | 4.87 oz
Body build Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 4), aluminum frame
Colors Black Sky, Gold Sand, Blue Mist, Peach Cloud
Battery 2350 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
Battery life
Talking time- Up to 17 h (3G)
Music play - Up to 55 h
Approximate price220 EUR
Screen
Technology Super AMOLED
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M
Screen size 4.7" inc
Screen area 60.9 cm2
Screen format 16:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio67.9%
Screen resolution 720 x 1280 px
PPI /points per inch/ 312 PPI
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Other - Always-on display
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 13 MP, Single
Camera specs
-13 MP, 27mm (wide), AF, f/1.9
Functions LED flash, panorama
Video 1080p@30fps
Front camera, selfie 8 MP, Single
Specifications 8 MP, f/1.9, 24mm (wide)
Performance
Operating system OS Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Chipset - Exynos 7870 Octa (14 nm)
Processor CPU
- Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53
Graphics processor GPU - Mali-T830 MP1
External memory microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM model only
Internal memory 16 GB, 2 GB RAM
Antutu 7 score45152
GeekBench 5 Single Core127
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core573
GeekBench 4 Single Core705
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core3430
GeekBench 4 RenderScript2283
GeekBench 4 Battery2530
Communication and Connectivity
SIM card Single SIM (Nano-SIM)Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps
GPRS Yes
Edge Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
NFC Yes
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE
Harmful irradiation

SAR EU - 0.35 W/kg (head)     1.38 W/kg (body)    
Music and Audio
Radio FM radio
Headphone jack Yes
Others
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
- Sensors - Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
- ANT+
- Samsung Pay
-IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
- Versions: A320FL (Europe); A320F (UAE, TUR); A320F/DS (Global Dual-SIM); A320Y/DS (LATAM, IDN, THA); A320Y (NZL, MEX). Also known as Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) Duos with dual-SIM card slots

Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) Video review - click to play


Comparisons Comments Share on Share on Error report

Check out these similar smartphones too:


Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) - comments and opinions

Write your opinion or comment


There are no comments yet. Be the first to comment.


Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) was around 220 EUR after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2017, January.
The weight of the Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) is 138 g.
The screen size of the Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) is 4.7" inches.
The size of the Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) is 135.4 x 66.2 x 7.9 mm (HxWxD).
No, it does not support fast charging.
No, it does not support wireless charging.
Yes, it supports the services of Google Play store, gmail, youtube, etc.
There is Single main camera and Single selfi camera.
To turn on the phone, press and hold the power key until the logo appears on the screen, then release the key. If the phone does not turn on after a few seconds, connect the charger and try again in a minute.
To turn off the phone, press and hold the power button until the power icon appears, then tap the power icon.
To restart the phone, press and hold the volume down key and the power key at the same time until the logo appears on the screen, then release them. This may take up to 30 seconds.
To take a screenshot, press and release the volume down button and the power button at the same time. A thumbnail of the screenshot will appear immediately after that.
Do Not Enter