9.6 out of 10 based on 6104 reviews

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

SM-A520

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Best Price: $479

  • User Score (6914)
    8.8 8.8 from 6914 reviewers
  • Expert Score (39)
    8.4 8.4 from 39 reviewers
  • Design (1424)
    9.8 9.8 from 1424 reviewers
  • Value for money (615)
    9.3 9.3 from 615 reviewers
  • Features (107)
    9.0 9.0 from 107 reviewers
  • Ease of use (1078)
    9.9 9.9 from 1078 reviewers
  • Performance (191)
    8.8 8.8 from 191 reviewers
  • Sound quality (4172)
    9.4 9.4 from 4172 reviewers
  • Sound (3)
    7.2 7.2 from 3 reviewers
  • Battery performance (8)
    10 10 from 8 reviewers
  • Display (6)
    10 10 from 6 reviewers
  • Construction (29)
    8.9 8.9 from 29 reviewers
  • Weight (2)
    10 10 from 2 reviewers
  • Functionality (91)
    8.7 8.7 from 91 reviewers
  • Speed performance (39)
    9.6 9.6 from 39 reviewers
  • Gaming performance (2)
    7.1 7.1 from 2 reviewers
  • Build quality (4)
    10 10 from 4 reviewers
  • Connectivity (2)
    8.7 8.7 from 2 reviewers
  • Keyboard (2)
    9.8 9.8 from 2 reviewers
  • Temperature (2)
    10 10 from 2 reviewers
  • Camera (6)
    8.2 8.2 from 6 reviewers
  • Specifications (26)
    9.6 9.6 from 26 reviewers
  • Multimedia (4)
    10 10 from 4 reviewers
  • Battery life (481)
    10 10 from 481 reviewers
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  • Score Distribution

Experts:
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7-8
(21)
5-6
(0)
3-4
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1-2
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Users:
9-10
(3729)
7-8
(1684)
5-6
(155)
3-4
(75)
1-2
(146)
  • Expert Reviews

  1. Gadget Guy

    Gadget Guy
    9.0/10
    21 March 2017

    Now that the Samsung Galaxy S7 is in the process of being replaced by the S8, those who always wanted an S7 need not worry. The Samsung Galaxy A5 is, I believe, something like ninety per cent of an S7, at much less than ninety per cent of its price. Read more

    • Like a much more expensive Samsung phone, all the parts just kind of work together, water resistant, USB Type-C
    • Gamers after fastest processor may not be satisfied
  2. PC & Tech Authority

    PC & Tech Authority
    10/10
    5 June 2017

    "... there’s so much to like about the A5 that it deserves our Recommended award." Read more

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