Samsung Galaxy J5 2016

This improved version of the affordable favourite now features a larger display and improved battery, alongside an awesome camera. The slim yet strong Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) is packed with amazing features, including two quality cameras and a crisp, bright display.

Colour: Gold

Capacity: 16GB

  • 16GB

Key features
  • 5.2 inch super AMOLED HD display
  • 13 megapixel rear camera
  • 5 megapixel front camera with fl

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With a slim build and strong metallic frame, the Galaxy J5 (2016) has the unmistakeable feel of a premium smartphone.


The HD display on the Galaxy J5 (2016) measures 5.2-inches, giving you plenty of space to enjoy your favourite games and latest movies. You can also use Samsung’s Multi Window functionality to view more than one app at one.


The Galaxy J5 (2016) has a huge 3,100mAh battery with enough juice to keep you going all day. If you ever find yourself running low, you can use Samsung’s Ultra Power Saving mode to last longer.


The 13MP camera on the Galaxy J5 (2016) is capable of taking outstanding photographs. It has a huge f/1.9 aperture that lets more light into the lens, giving you clear and detailed pictures. Round the front, the 5MP camera comes with a flash, for superior selfies even in poor light.


The Galaxy J5 (2016) comes with 16GB of storage onboard, which you can increase up to 256GB with a MicroSD card (not included).


The Galaxy J5 (2016) has a 1.2GHz quad-core processor running the show and ensuring your favourite apps and games run super-smoothly. Even if you’re in the habit of multi-tasking and running lots of apps at once, this phone can cope.

Operating System

The Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) runs the Android Marshmallow (6.0.1) operating system.

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