Samsung unveils Galaxy A5 and A3, its slimmest Smartphones ever

Samsung is facing a significant drop in sales as made clear by the Quarter 3, 2014 earnings report disclosed yesterday. To recover from this drop in sales they are taking no time, as they unveiled new Samsung Galaxy phonesSamsung Galaxy A5 and Galaxy A3 was introduced on October 30th, 2014 which are stated as their slimmest smartphones ever. The two smartphones to a great extent are similar with only the screen sizes being different. Samsung Galaxy A5 features a 5 inch display and Samsung Galaxy A3 features a 4.5 inch screen size.

Samsung Galaxy A5 and A3
Samsung Galaxy A5 and A3

Samsung Galaxy A3 and A5 Features


New Samsung Galaxy phones A3 and A5 can be differentiated by their different design when compared with other Samsung galaxy smartphones. Both Samsung Galaxy A3 and A5 features a metal unibody and are slimmest smartphones ever by Samsung measuring 6.7 mm and 6.9 mm thickness respectively.  

Samsung Galaxy A5 - side view
Samsung Galaxy A5 side view

Looking at the design we can say, it is something different that Samsung has come up with!


As mentioned earlier A3 features 4.5 inch display size and A5 is supposed to have 5 inch screen size and expected 720p resolution. Both of the new Samsung Galaxy phones will feature a HD Super AMOLED display.


It is a treat for users who love to take selfies as both the smartphones feature a 5 MP front facing Camera. Rear Camera is 13 MP for A5 and 8 MP for A3.


Both the smartphones feature a Quad Core 1.2 GHz processor which easily can be called a strong processor capable to do tasks in blink of an eye. Samsung Galaxy A3 will come with 1 GB RAM and Galaxy A5 will feature 2 GB RAM.


Galaxy A5 will be available in wide range of colors – Pearl White, Soft pink, Light Blue, Platinum Silver, Midnight Black and Champagne Gold.

Galaxy A3 will be available in lesser colors when compared ti Galaxy A5 – Soft Pink, Pearl White and Light Blue.

Samsung Galaxy A5 and A3 Availability

Samsung Galaxy A5 and A3 will be available in China and other selected market in November.

Samsung Galaxy A3 and A5 price is yet to be announced. However, it can be said it will be reasonably priced with something in between mid and high end Samsung smartphones. We will update as soon the price is revealed.

To conclude, it is guaranteed to users for something new coming from Samsung with a new design and metal body. New Samsung Galaxy A5 and Samsung Galaxy A3 are aimed for youth focused on social networking and taking selfies. However, with a powerful processor it is a good option for users focused on gaming and other high processing tasks.


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