Samsung Galaxy A3 overview
Samsung Galaxy A3 is a smartphone that runs on Android. It was released on 2014, December. Samsung Galaxy A3 has 4.5 inch, Super AMOLED, a resolution of 540 x 960 pixels screen with Corning Gorilla Glass 4. It uses Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 (28 nm) chipset, Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU, Adreno 306 GPU. Samsung Galaxy A3 supports 2G, 3G, 4G networks with Nano-SIM. Samsung Galaxy A3 has 8MP Single main camera, 5MP Single selfie camera. It uses Li-Ion 1900 mAh, non-removable battery. The price of Samsung Galaxy A3 is about 212.8 USD.
Score the key features of Samsung Galaxy A3 compared to the other phones on the market:
- CPU Cores: 56 / 100 points
- Camera pixels: 30 / 100 points
- Screen resolution: 28 / 100 points
- Battery capacity: 50 / 100 points
- Price: 28 / 100 points
Samsung Galaxy A3 full specifications
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2G bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - all versions|
|3G bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - A300F, A300FU, A300G, A300HQ, A300M, A300YZ|
|4G bands||1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20 - A300F, A300FU
1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 40 - A300G
1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 17 - A300M
3, 7, 8, 28 - A300YZ
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps|
|Announced||2014, October. Released 2014, December|
|Dimensions||130.1 x 65.5 x 6.9 mm (5.12 x 2.58 x 0.27 in)|
|Weight||110.3 g (3.88 oz)|
|Build||Glass front (Gorilla Glass 4), plastic back, aluminum frame|
|Size||4.5 inches, 55.8 cm2 (~65.5% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||540 x 960 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~245 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 4|
|OS||Android 4.4.4 (KitKat), upgradable to 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 (28 nm)|
|CPU||Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53|
|Card slot||microSDXC (dedicated slot)|
|Internal||16GB 1GB RAM, 16GB 1.5GB RAM|
|Single||8 MP, f/2.4, 31mm (standard), AF|
|Features||LED flash, panorama|
|Single||5 MP, f/2.2, 23mm (wide)|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|NFC||Yes (LTE model only)|
|Radio||FM radio, recording|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, proximity, compass|
|Type||Li-Ion 1900 mAh, non-removable|
|Talk time||Up to 12 h (3G)|
|Music play||Up to 60 h|
|Colors||Pearl White, Midnight Black, Platinum Silver, Soft Pink, Light Blue, Champagne Gold|
|Models||SM-A300F, SM-A300FU, SM-A300G, SM-A300HQ, SM-A300M, SM-A300XU, SM-A300XZ, SM-A300Y, SM-A300YZ, SM-A300H|
|SAR EU||0.24 W/kg (head) 0.30 W/kg (body)|
|Price||About 212.8 USD|
|Performance||Basemark X: 1895|
|Camera||Photo / Video|
|Loudspeaker||Voice 65dB / Noise 66dB / Ring 76dB|
|Battery life||Endurance rating 65h|
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Frequently asked questions:
How much does Samsung Galaxy A3 cost?
The reference price of the Samsung Galaxy A3 is about 212.8 USD (in 2014). This price may vary slightly depending on the market and region.
Where can I buy a Samsung Galaxy A3 phone?
The Samsung Galaxy A3 phone was manufactured in 2014 and you can hardly buy it now.
Does Samsung Galaxy A3 support 5G?
No, it does not support 5G.
Does Samsung Galaxy A3 support NFC (Near-Field Communication)?
Yes, it supports NFC.
What are the dimensions of the Samsung Galaxy A3, what are the sizes?
The size of the Samsung Galaxy A3 is 65.5 x 130.1 x 6.9 mm (width x height x thickness).
What is the weight of Samsung Galaxy A3?
The weight of the Samsung Galaxy A3 is 110.3g.
What type of screen does Samsung Galaxy A3 use?
The screen of Samsung Galaxy A3 is Super AMOLED.
What is the screen size of Samsung Galaxy A3? What is its screen ratio?
The screen size of Samsung Galaxy A3 is 4.5 inches. The screen ratio is 65.5% (the higher the screen ratio, the less excess space).
What is the screen resolution of Samsung Galaxy A3? What is PPI (Pixels Per Inch)?
The screen resolution of the Samsung Galaxy A3 is 540 x 960 pixels, 245 PPI.
What operating system does Samsung Galaxy A3 use?
Samsung Galaxy A3 uses Android 4.4.4 (KitKat), upgradable to 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) operating system.
What CPU does Samsung Galaxy A3 use? Which chipset?
Samsung Galaxy A3 uses Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU, Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 (28 nm) chipset, Adreno 306 GPU.
What is the battery capacity of the Samsung Galaxy A3? What type of battery does Samsung Galaxy A3 use?
The battery capacity of Samsung Galaxy A3 is 1900 mAh. Samsung Galaxy A3 uses a Li-Ion battery.
Does Samsung Galaxy A3 support wireless charging?
No, it does not support wireless charging.
Does Samsung Galaxy A3 have fast charging?
No, it does not support fast charging.
How many MP (megapixels) is the main camera of Samsung Galaxy A3?
The main camera of Samsung Galaxy A3 is 8.0 MP.
What type of SIM card does Samsung Galaxy A3 use?
Samsung Galaxy A3 uses Nano-SIM.
Is Samsung Galaxy A3 waterproof?
No, it's not waterproof.
Which country's Samsung Galaxy A3 phone?
Galaxy A3 is a phone of Samsung, a brand from South Korea.