Last month, we exclusively reported about next-gen Galaxy A5 getting certified by GFXBench listing. Now, the Galaxy A5 (2016) has passed through TENAA with model number SM-A5100. The listing reveals complete specifications and images of the device, and we can expect the upcoming device to be placed in the mid-range segment by the company.
As per the listing, the Galaxy A5 (2016) flaunts a 5.2-inch (1080×1920 pixels) Full-HD AMOLED display with pixel density of 424ppi. Under the hood, is the unspecified Exynos 7 Octa-core processor clocked at 1.7GHz coupled with 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage and microSD card slot for further expansion upto 128GB. It sports a 13MP rear camera with LED flash and a 5MP front camera for video calling and selfie images.
The device will sport a metal body with curved edges offering better grip to hold the device. The smartphone will come with hybrid SIM slot with dual sim dual standby support and will include connectivity options like 4G-LTE, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, NFC, GPS and microUSB port. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop based TouchWiz UI out of the box with planned upgrade to Android 6.0 Marshmallow in future. The dimensions of the handset measure 144.7 x 70.8 x 6.9 mm weighs around 145 grams and will come in Gold color variant.
Although the company officially confirms nothing we advise you take this information with a pinch of salt. Stay tuned for more details about the official launch of the next-gen Galaxy A series smartphones in coming months.