Samsung Galaxy J5

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Samsung Galaxy J5
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Samsung Galaxy J5 SM-J500M/DS (Latin American version), With Android 7.1
Manufacturer Samsung Electronics
Series Galaxy J
  • SM-J500F (India, UAE, Turkey)
  • SM-J500M (Argentina, Colombia, Peru, Mexico,Panama, Brazil)
  • SM-J500FN (Europe)
  • SM-J500H "3G HSPA+" (Russia, Venezuela, Ukraine)
  • SM-J5008 (China)
  • SM-J500N0 (Korea)
Compatible networks (GSM/HSPA/LTE)
2G: GSM GSM850, GSM900, DCS1800, PCS1900
3G UMTS: B1(2100), B2(1900), B5(850), B8(900)
4G FDD LTE: B1(2100), B3(1800), B5(850), B8(900), B20(800)
4G TDD LTE: B40(2300)
First released 26 June 2015 (USA, India, Latin America, China, Brazil, Europe)
Successor Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)
Related Samsung Galaxy A5
Samsung Galaxy E5
Type Touchscreen smartphone
Form factor Slate
  • 142.1 mm (5.59 in) H
  • 71.8 mm (2.83 in) W
  • 7.9 mm (0.31 in) D
Weight 146 g (5.15 oz)
Operating system Android 5.1.1 Lollipop; upgradable to Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
CPU Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53

Adreno 306

Storage 8 GB, or 16 GB
Removable storage microSD up to 128 GB
Battery 2600  mAh Li-ion
Display 5 in (130 mm) 720 × 1280 pixels (294 ppi) Super AMOLED
Rear camera 13 MP, 4128 × 3096 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
Front camera 5 megapixels (1080p) HD video recording @ 30 Hz back-illuminated sensor with LED flash
Website Official Website

Samsung Galaxy J5 is an Android smartphone produced by Samsung Electronics. It was unveiled and released in June 2015.[1] It has an advanced 64-bit class system on a chip (SoC) backed by 1.5 GB RAM.

The Galaxy J5 has a 13 megapixels rear camera with LED flash, f/1.9 aperture, auto-focus and a 5 megapixels wide-angle front facing camera which can extend up to 120°, also equipped with LED flash.[1]



The phone is powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 410 chipset, a 1.2 GHz processor, Adreno 306 GPU and 1.5 GB RAM with 8 GB of internal storage and a 2600 mAh battery.The Samsung Galaxy J5 is fitted with a 5-inch HD Super AMOLED display.[1] The South Korean variant adds support for T-DMB & Smart DMB. The phone has a metallic chassis and a plastic back cover.


This phone comes with Android 5.1.1, which is upgradable to Android 6.0.1.[1] It supports 4G LTE with dual SIM enabled 4G. It also supports Samsung Knox.

Marshmallow release dates by models:

  • J500F -> 13 June 2016 to India, UAE and Turkey
  • J500M -> 26 June 2016 to Panama, Colombia, Argentina, Brazil and Bolivia
  • J500H -> 12 July 2016 to Russia, Venezuela and Ukraine
  • J500Y -> 21 September 2016 to New Zealand
  • J500FN -> 26 September 2016 to United Kingdom, Spain, Italy, Cyprus, Germany, Portugal, France, Czech Rep and Austria

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d "Samsung Galaxy J5". 
Preceded by
Samsung Galaxy J5
Succeeded by
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)