Samsung is arguably the largest smartphone brand in today’s world and that is not an easy feat to achieve. Over the years, the South Korean company has made sure that they are one of the top brands anyone considers when they want to buy a smartphone in any price range. The company has achieved this with the launch of different smartphones like the Samsung Galaxy A05 which comes in as one of the latest additions to the budget-friendly Galaxy A series.
The Samsung Galaxy A05 is an entry-level smartphone and it is going to be one of the cheapest smartphones you can get from Samsung. It comes with a big battery, a large display, a decent processor, and a good enough camera performance.
In this article, I’ll share with Samsung Galaxy A05 specs and price as well as everything else you need to know about the new phone. Let’s get right into it without taking much of our time.
Samsung Galaxy A05 Key Specs
6.6 inches IPS LCD display
Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 chipset
3GB or 4GB of RAM
32GB or 64GB of internal storage
48MP + 8MP + 2MP triple rear camera
8MP front-facing camera
5,000 mAh non-removable battery
15W fast charging support
4G LTE network support
Upfront, the Samsung Galaxy A05 sports a large 6.6 inches IPS LCD display that has an HD+ resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels and a 269 PPI density. The display has a water drop notch at the top center which houses the selfie camera. The screen still has noticable bezels around it but that is normal for an entry-level smartphone.
Design and Body
The design of the Galaxy A05 is not terrible nor is it mind-blowing. It has a very basic design that is quite common among cheap smartphones.
The phone comes in a plastic body that has a thickness of about 9mm and comes in at around 199 grams of weight. It feels kind of bulky when held in the palms.
On the sides, there is the volume rocker as well as the power button. At the rear, the camera setup is situated at the top left corner with Samsung’s branding being towards the bottom.
Processor and Memory
Under the hood, the Samsung Galaxy A05 is powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 (11nm) processor that has a maximum clock speed of 2.0 GHz coupled with the Adreno 610 GPU.
The phone comes with either 3GB or 4GB of RAM and 32GB or 64GB or 128GB of internal storage with support for expansion via a micro SD card.
On the rear, the Galaxy A05 has a triple camera setup that features a 48MP main camera, an 8MP ultrawide camera, and a 2MP macro camera.
On the front, there’s an 8MP selfie camera tucked in the water drop notch at the top center.
Battery and Charging
The Samsung Galaxy A05 comes with a big 5,000 mAh non-removable battery.
It comes with support for 15W fast charging so refilling the battery when it runs low is quite faster.
Network and Connectivity
There is support for 4G LTE networks on the Galaxy A05 and it comes with Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, and FM Radio.
Samsung Galaxy A05 Price
The Samsung Galaxy A05 price starts at $99 for the base model and it can go up to $149 for the top-of-the-line model.
Note: These are unofficial and anticipated specs and features of the Samsung Galaxy A05 and the images used are those of the Samsung Galaxy A03.