Samsung announces two thin Galaxy smartphones with metal casing




Samsung has the A3 and A5 announced two smartphones that excel mainly because of the thin case. The housing is made of metal, with a screen diagonal of 4.5 “for A3, and 5.0” for the A5. Early next year smartphones come out.

With a thickness of 6,9mm and 6.7mm respectively, the Galaxy and Galaxy A3 A5 considerably thinner than the current flagship, the Galaxy S5, which is 8.1 mm thick. With 110 and 123 grams they are also considerably lighter, despite the two new models have a metal housing. Samsung focuses on young people, including through the 5 megapixel’selfiecamera ‘and selfiefuncties to the camera app to prices.

The Galaxy A3 and A5 differences in the screen used. The smallest model is the A3, with a diagonal of 4.5 “and a resolution of 960×540 pixels. The bigger brother has a 5” screen with resolution of 1280×720 pixels. Both panels are the Super AMOLED type. The Galaxy A5 has 13 megapixels and 2GB ram better than the Galaxy A3 with 8 megapixels and 1GB ram. Paper The battery capacity is 2300mAh and 1900mAh A5 Galaxy Galaxy A3.

In the case both smartphones have a 1.2 GHz quad-core soc, probably the Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 with 64bit support. Both the Galaxy A3 and the A5 running Android 4.4: it is likely that there is an update that can work with 64bit instructions coming to Android version 5.0. There is 4G support with a maximum speed of 150Mbps. Support for faster 4G + is not. 16GB of storage is available, which can be expanded with micro-sdkaartjes.

The two new smartphones to the first quarter of next year on the market, including in the Netherlands. Samsung has not yet announced prices.


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