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Samsung Galaxy J5 2017 (SM-J530F/DS) All specs

Full specifications phone: Samsung Galaxy J5 2017 (SM-J530F/DS) specs, detailed technical information, features, price and review. All about this phone.

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Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017)

The Samsung Galaxy J5 2017 (SM-J530F/DS) is a good Android phone with 1.6Ghz Octa-Core processor that allows run games and heavy applications.

An advantage of the Samsung Galaxy J5 2017 (SM-J530F/DS) is the possibility of using two mobile carriers, a Dual-SIM device with two SIM card slots.

Great connectivity of this device includes Bluetooth 4.1 version A2DP, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) and NFC to make payments and allows connection to other devices.

Including the battery, the Samsung Galaxy J5 2017 (SM-J530F/DS) phone has 160 grams and it's a very thin device, only 8 mm.

Physical featuresSamsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
Model
Other model namesGalaxy J5 SM-J530F/Dual-Sim (16GB + 2GB RAM)
Country or region availableSouth AfricaLatin AmericaAngolaSaudi ArabiaUnited Arab EmiratesEuropeMorocco
South Africa, Latin America, Angola, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Europe, Morocco
BrandSamsung
Release dateJune, 2017
Depth8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)71.3 x 146.2 millimeters (2.81 x 5.76 in)
Weight160 grams (5.6 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supported
AntennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supported
System (OS)Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
Operating systemAndroid 7.0 Nougat
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 Pie
HardwareSamsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870 (14nm)
CPU processor1.6Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T830 MP1 700Mhz
RAM memory2GB LPDDR3
Internal storage10GB
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
Display typeSuper AMOLED
Screen size5.2" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~71.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)282 PPI
Colors16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supported
Mobile networksSamsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat6 800/850/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE 2300 (Bands 40)
Primary 5G networkNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE
CallingSamsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupported
Video callingSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraSamsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
Back camera (main camera)13 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flash on both cameras
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length27mm lens
Sensor size1/3.1" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main camera
2ª cameraSamsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
Front camera (secondary)13 megapixels
Front camera resolution4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashLED
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
RadioFM
TVNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivitySamsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.1 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supported
NFCSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
Active noise cancellationNot supported
Vibrating alertSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Fingerprint (front-mounted)
ANT+
Other features- Colors: Black, Blue, Pink, Gold
- 2.5D screen glass (curved)
- Dual Messenger
- ANT+ support
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplySamsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered
Talk time autonomy1260 minutes | 21 hours | 0.9 day
Standbyfeature not registered
Radiation rateSamsung Galaxy J5 (2017)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)0.349W/kg (head) | 1.36W/kg (body)