Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Discover all the technical specs of the Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos - from its camera and display to performance and battery life.
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Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos Specs, review, opinions, comparisons
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Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos is a 2014 smartphone. It measures 139.3 x 69.7 x 6.7 mm and weighs 123 g. It has a Super AMOLED display measuring 5" inches. The resolution is 720 x 1280 and 294 ppi pixel density.

There is Single front camera with 5 MP. The main camera is Single with 13 MP.

It runs on Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU with 16 GB, 2 GB RAM memory. The battery is 2300 mAh.

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Pros and Cons

Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos specs

General specs

Brand and model

Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos

Release date

2014, October


139.3 x 69.7 x 6.7 mm (5.48 x 2.74 x 0.26 in)


123 g (4.34 oz)


Pearl White, Midnight Black, Platinum Silver, Soft Pink, Light Blue, Champagne Gold


2300 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion

Approximate price290 EUR





capacitive touchscreen

Display colors


Screen size

5" inc

Screen area

68.9 cm2

Screen format

16:9 (height:width)

Screen to body ratio


Screen resolution

720 x 1280 px

PPI /points per inch/

294 PPI

Screen protection

Corning Gorilla Glass 4

Camera and Video

Rear camera, main

13 MP, Single

Camera specs

-13 MP, f/2.0, 28mm (wide), AF


LED flash, panorama

Video 1080p@30fps
Front camera, selfie

5 MP, Single


5 MP, f/2.2, 23mm (wide)


Operating system OS

Android 4.4.4 (KitKat), upgradable to 5.0.2 (Lollipop)


- Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 (28 nm)

Processor CPU

- Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53

Graphics processor GPU

- Adreno 306

External memory

microSD, up to 64 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)

Internal memory

16 GB, 2 GB RAM

Antutu 7 score 21000 (Rank 1504 of 2128)
GeekBench 4 Single Core 491 (Rank 765 of 987)
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core 1126 (Rank 864 of 984)
GeekBench 4 RenderScript808

Communication and Connectivity

SIM card Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
Edge Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, hotspot
NFC Yes (LTE model only)
USB microUSB 2.0
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE
Harmful irradiation
SAR - 0.23 W/kg (head)    
SAR EU - 0.23 W/kg (head)     0.40 W/kg (body)    

Music and Audio

Radio FM radio, recording
Headphone jack Yes
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Other features

- Sensors - Accelerometer, proximity, compass
- ANT+
- Versions: A500F/DS, A500G/DS, A500H/DS, A500M/DS, A5000
Disclaimer: The information provided here is based on publicly available information and official specifications from Samsung. While every effort has been made to provide accurate and reliable information, readers should be aware that specifications are subject to change and updates from Samsung may not be reflected.

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Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor is a technology expert and journalist based in the UK. With a degree in Computer Science from the University of Birmingham, he provides insightful analysis and expert reviews of the latest smartphones and technology. His technical expertise, passion for technology and years of experience make him a trusted source in the industry.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos was around 290 EUR after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2014, October.
The weight of the Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos is 123 g.
The screen size of the Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos is 5" inches.
The size of the Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos is 139.3 x 69.7 x 6.7 mm (HxWxD).

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