Samsung Galaxy E5

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Samsung Galaxy E5
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Brand Samsung Galaxy
Manufacturer Samsung Electronics
Series E Series


Dual SIM models
Compatible networks


  • 2G GSM

GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900

  • 3G HSPA
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
First released January 2015
Related Samsung Galaxy E7
Samsung Galaxy A5
Type Touchscreen smartphone
Form factor Slate
Dimensions 142.6 mm (5.57 in) H
70.2 mm (2.76 in) W
7.3mm (0.29 in) D
Weight 120 grams (4.2 oz) [1]
Operating system Original: Android 4.4.4 KitKat
Current: Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
CPU Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Adreno 306
Memory 1.5 GB LPDDR3 RAM
Storage 16 GB
Removable storage microSD up to 64 GB
Battery 2400 mAh Li-ion
Display 5 in (130 mm) 720p (294 ppi) Super AMOLED
Rear camera

8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash

  • Features = Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection
  • Video = 1080p@30fps
Front camera 5 megapixels (1080p) HD video recording @ 30 fps back-illuminated sensor

The Samsung Galaxy E5 is an Android smartphone produced by Samsung Electronics. It was released in January 2015. This is a Mid-range device. The Galaxy E5 has an 8 Megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5 Megapixel front facing camera. It has a Quad-core 1.2 GHz CPU.

The Samsung Galaxy E5 has reached the European shores, but only sold in the German market (not counting CIS countries and Turkey (Middle East Region)).



The phone is powered with Qualcomm's Snapdragon 410 chipset which includes 1.2 GHz processor, Adreno 306 GPU and 1.5GB RAM, with 16GB of internal storage and an ample battery of 2400 mAh. The Samsung Galaxy E5 is fitted with a 5-inch HD Super AMOLED display and also includes a 8 MP rear camera and 5 MP front camera.[1] Its dimensions are 141.6 x 70.2 x 7.3 mm (5.57 x 2.76 x 0.29 in).[2]


This phone was officially released with the Android 4.4.4 KitKat and was upgraded to Android 5.1.1 Lollipop on August 2, 2015. External memory support is up to 64GB.


There are two cameras on the phone, a primary and secondary: the primary one comprises 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, auto-focus, LED flash with Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama. The video is 1080p@30fps. The secondary camera is a front-facing 5 MP.[3]


The Galaxy E5 is known for its great selfie experience. It is said to "bring innovative features such as wide angled selfie, selfie with palm gesture, selfie with voice command and beauty face to enable users to capture high quality selfies with ease. The wide Selfie feature for the front camera allows users to capture selfies covering angles up to 120 degrees." [4]