Samsung Galaxy A‑Series A3, Galaxy A5 Announced with Full metal Slim design

Sam­sung announced its Galaxy A‑series smart­phones Galaxy A3 and Galaxy A5. Both smart­phones comes with full met­al frame, slim design and a 5‑megapixel front fac­ing cam­era.

Samsung Galaxy A series

The Galaxy A3 sports mid-range spec­i­fi­ca­tion, where­as the Galaxy A5 packs rel­a­tive­ly high­er-end hard­ware. The Galaxy A3 and A5 are of 6.9mm and 6.7mm thin respec­tive­ly.

The Galaxy A5 and A3 offer a beau­ti­ful­ly craft­ed full met­al uni­body, slim design, supe­ri­or hard­ware and the best pos­si­ble social media expe­ri­ence” said JK Shin, CEO and Head of IT & Mobile Com­mu­ni­ca­tion at Sam­sung Elec­tron­ics. “These devices make our advanced Galaxy expe­ri­ence even more acces­si­ble to young and trend con­scious con­sumers.”

On spec­i­fi­ca­tion front A3 sports 4.5‑inch dis­play with qHD (540×960) res­o­lu­tion, pow­ered by quad-core 1.2GHz proces­sor paired with 1GB RAM and 16GB inter­nal mem­o­ry which can be expand­able upto 64GB through microSD card, and a 1900mAh bat­tery. A3 has an 8‑megapixel rear-cam­era with 1080p video record­ing capa­bil­i­ty, and a 5‑megapixel front-fac­ing cam­era. It runs on Android 4.4 KitKat. On the con­nec­tiv­i­ty front, it sup­ports 4G LTE / 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/​b/​g/​n, Blue­tooth 4.0, and A‑GPS/ GLONASS.

Where as A5 has 5‑inch AMOLED dis­play with 720p res­o­lu­tion. The smart­phone a 1.2GHz quad-core proces­sor paired with 2GB of RAM. On the cam­era front, it has a 13-megapix­el rear cam­era, and a 5‑megapixel front cam­era. It comes with 16GB inter­nal mem­o­ry and a microSD card slot expand­able upto 64GB. It has a 2300 mAh bat­tery. On the con­nec­tiv­i­ty front, it sup­ports 4G LTE / 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/​b/​g/​n, Blue­tooth 4.0, and A‑GPS/ GLONASS.

Both smart­phones come with Ultra Pow­er Sav­ing Mode, as well as the lat­est cam­era app loaded with fea­tures includ­ing Wide Self­ie, Palm Self­ie, Rear Cam Self­ie, and Beau­ty Face, which first came in Galaxy Note 4.

The smart­phones come in sev­er­al col­or options, includ­ing pearl white, mid­night black, plat­inum sil­ver, light blue, soft pink, and cham­pagne gold. Price details are not yet revealed, but the phones will launch in select mar­kets includ­ing Chi­na start­ing Novem­ber.