Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) Specs, review, opinions, comparisons
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Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) Top Specs

  • Release Date: 2016, March
  • Dimensions: 145.8 x 72.3 x 8.1 mm
  • Weight: 159 g
  • Screen: 5.2", Super AMOLED
  • Main Camera: Single, 13 MP
  • Selfi Camera: Single, 5 MP
  • Memory: 16 GB, 2 GB RAM
  • CPU:
  • Battery: 3100 mAh
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, proximity

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Technical specifications

General specs
Brand and model Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)
Release date 2016, March
Dimensions (HxWxD) 145.8 Х 72.3 Х 8.1 mm
Weight 159 g
Body build Aluminum frame, plastic body
Colors White, Black, Gold, Rose Gold
Battery 3100 mAh,  Removable Li-Ion
Approximate price190 EUR
Screen
Technology Super AMOLED
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M
Screen size 5.2" inc
Screen area 74.5 cm2
Screen format 16:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio70.7%
Screen resolution 720 x 1280 px
PPI /points per inch/ 282 PPI
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 13 MP, Single
Camera specs
-13 MP, f/1.9, 28mm (wide), AF
Functions LED flash
Video 1080p@30fps
Front camera, selfie 5 MP, Single
Specifications 5 MP, f/1.9
Functions LED flash
Performance
Operating system OS Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.1.1 (Nougat)
Chipset - 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 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal memory 16 GB, 2 GB RAM
Antutu 7 score21879
GeekBench 5 Single Core79
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core208
GeekBench 4 Single Core491
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core1167
GeekBench 4 RenderScript875
Communication and Connectivity
SIM card Single SIM (Micro-SIM)Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 21.1/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
GPRS Yes
Edge Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
NFC Yes (market dependant)
USB microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP
Harmful irradiation

SAR EU - 0.45 W/kg (head)     1.17 W/kg (body)    
Music and Audio
Radio FM radio, RDS, recording
Headphone jack Yes
Others
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
- Sensors - Accelerometer, proximity
- ANT+
- Versions: J510FN (Europe); J510F (HK, India, South Africa, Thailand); J510G (Malaysia, Indonesia); J510Y (New Zealand); J510M (LATAM). Also known as Samsung Galaxy J5 Duos (2016) with dual-SIM card sl

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Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) was around 190 EUR after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2016, March.
The weight of the Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) is 159 g.
The screen size of the Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) is 5.2" inches.
The size of the Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) is 145.8 x 72.3 x 8.1 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.
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