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Samsung Galaxy 5 (GT-i5500) All specs

Full specifications phone: Samsung Galaxy 5 (GT-i5500) specs, detailed technical information, features, price and review. All about this phone.

Samsung Galaxy 5

The Samsung GT-i5500 Galaxy 5 is a simple smartphone, but not lacking features such as GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and 3G web browsing through HSDPA network.

The advantages of the Galaxy 5 are the price and connectivity, but the camera is simple, the internal storage is small and the 2.8-inch touchscreen is not multitouch.

The Android of the Samsung GT-i5500 Galaxy 5 is the 2.1 (Eclair) and you can update it officially only to version 2.2 (Froyo), but there are those who have already upgraded to version 2.3 (Gingerbread) by unofficial ways.


📱 Model features

Samsung Galaxy 5
Other model namesSamsung Galaxy 550, Galaxy Corby
Country or region available(Global, International)(Latin America)Brazil
(Global, International), (Latin America), Brazil
Release date8/1/2010
Depth12.3 millimeters (0.48 inches)
Size (width x height)56 x 108 millimeters (2.2 x 4.25 in)
Weight102 grams (3.57 ounces)
Build, materialsfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supported

🤖 Operating System

Samsung Galaxy 5
System versionAndroid 2.1 Eclair
Firmware updateAndroid 2.2.1 Froyo
User Interfacefeature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Samsung Galaxy 5
Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 MSM7227 (65nm)
CPUSingle-Core, 1 processor:
600MHz Single-Core ARM Cortex-A5
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 200
Performance (benchmark)feature not registered

💽 Memory and storage

Samsung Galaxy 5
RAM memory256MB
Internal storage512MB (170MB available)
External storageUntil 16GB microSD
(dedicated slot)

📲 Display

Samsung Galaxy 5
Display typeTFT LCD
Screen size2.8" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~40.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution240x320 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive Single touch 1-point
Pixel density (dot pitch)143 PPI
Colors260 thousand
Scratch-resistant glassNot supported
Display featuresfeature not registered

📶 Mobile networks

Samsung Galaxy 5
Dual-SIMNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
Maximum download/upload7.2/0.384 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM MHz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supported
Primary 5G networkNot supported
Primary data networkCSD, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA
Secondary 2G networkNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supported

📷 Camera

Samsung Galaxy 5
Back camera (main camera)2 megapixels
Main camera resolution1600x1200 pixels
Video recording (primary)QVGA (320x240) 15 fps
FlashNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.7 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered
AutofocusNot supported
Touch focusNot supported
Image stabilizationNot supported
ZoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionSmile detection
BSI sensorNot supported
HDRNot supported
Camera extrasfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Samsung Galaxy 5
Front camera (secondary)Not supported
Front camera resolutionNot supported
Video recording (secondary)Not supported
Front flashNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Samsung Galaxy 5
Active noise cancellationNot supported
RadioFM (RDS)
TVNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+

🔌 Connectivity

Samsung Galaxy 5
USBMicroUSB 2.0
Audio output3.5mm jack
TV outputNot supported
Bluetooth2.1 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging
NFCNot supported
Infrared portNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Samsung Galaxy 5
Proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupported

🔋 Battery

Samsung Galaxy 5
Battery typeLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity1200 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging
Talk time autonomy8 hours
Standby440 hours (18.3 days)

➕ Other features

Samsung Galaxy 5
Call controlVoice recorder
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupported
Video callingNot supported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML
AntennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supported
Miscellaneous- Colors: Black
- Samsung TouchWiz 3.0
- Social networking integration
- WiFi hotspot with Android 2.2
- Java framework

☢️ Radiation rate

Samsung Galaxy 5
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)0.65W/kg (head)

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