Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime Review (Full Specifications, Price, Features)

The Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime is another amazing smartphone coming from the popular Korean handset manufacturer. In this post, we shall be having a review on this device, where you get to see its full specifications and also the price you can easily purchase it from online and offline stores. Read on!

Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime Review (Full Specifications, Price and Features)

Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime Features

The Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime will came loaded with the Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system. This is quite outdated considering the dominance of Android 7.0 smartphones in the market today. Though there may be room for OS upgrade in the nearest future.

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Galaxy J5 Prime from Samsung also has a quad-core processor running at 1.4GHz, a body dimension og 14.2 x 69.5 x 8.1mm and weighs 143g. It features a 5inch screen with a 1280 x 720 pixel resolution. Other display features include HD IPS 2.5D Curved Glass Display and sensors like Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor and Fingerprint identity sensor.

From the battery department, the Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime is powered by a 2400 mAh battery. This capacity is quite poor mere looking at the figure, but since is is coming from Samsung, you are assured an above average battery experience.

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From the camera section, it featured a 5MP front camera and a13MP rear camera with digital zoom, video recording and video resolution of 1920×1080 @ 30 FPS. This features are quite okay for photography enthusiast considering how amazing the image quality of Samsung’s devices are.

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To wrap up the features review, the Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime is a dual SIM phone, has multiple connectivity options like 3G, 4G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, OTG and GPS. It also came with a 3GB or RAM and a 32GB internal memory (expandable up to 256GB via microUSD). This very model is available in the market in Black and Gold colours.




Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime Specifications

General Specifications

  • Launch Date:           18 May, 2017
  • Price: Rs. 13,490
  • Brand:           Samsung
  • Model:            Galaxy J5 Prime 32GB
  • Color: Gold, Black
  • Form Factor:            Bar
  • Category:     Smartphone / Phablet
  • Dual Sim:      Yes
  • Hybrid Sim:  No
  • Sim Card:      Dual Micro Sim
  • Waterproof:  No
  • Fingerprint Scanner:         Front
  • Network:       LTE + GSM
  • Operating System: Android V6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • Metal Body:  Yes
  • Dimensions:            142.8 x 69.5 x 8.1 mm
  • Weight:          143 Grams

Processor & RAM

  • Processor:   1.4 GHz Quad Core 64-bit (Cortex A53)
  • Chipset:        Samsung Exynos 7
  • RAM:  3 GB
  • GPU:  ARM Mali T720 MP1


  • Internal Storage:     32 GB
  • Expandable Storage:        Up To 256 GB
  • Card Slot:     Micro Sd Card


  • Size:   5 Inches (Medium)
  • Screen:          HD IPS 2.5D Curved Glass Display
  • Screen Protection: Gorilla Glass
  • Sensors:       Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor, Fingerprint Identity Sensor
  • Resolution:  720 x 1280 Pixels, HD
  • Pixel Density:          294 ppi
  • Colours:        16M
  • Keyboard:    Touch
  • Screen to Body Ratio:       69.28%
  • Stylus:           No
  • Other Input Features:        Multi-Touch


  • Rear Camera:          13 MP
  • Front Camera:         5 MP
  • Rear Flash:   Single LED Flash
  • Front Camera Sensor:      CMOS
  • Rear Camera Sensor:        CMOS
  • Rear Camera Aperture:     f/1.9
  • Front Camera Aperture:    f/2.2
  • Rear Camera Features:     Geo Tagging
  • Rear Auto Focus:   Yes
  • Video Recording:   1920×1080 @ 30 FPS, Full HD
  • Zoom:            Digital Zoom


  • Battery Capacity:    2400 mAh
  • Battery Type:           Li-Ion, Non Removable
  • Wireless Charging:            No
  • Quick Charging:     No
  • Talk Time 3G:          16 hr
  • Music Play Time:    54 hr

Calling & Messaging

  • Phone Book:           Unlimited
  • SMS:  Yes
  • MMS:  Yes
  • Instant Messaging:            Yes
  • Email: Yes


  • GPRS:           Yes
  • 2G:      GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
  • 3G:      HSDPA 2100 MHz / HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
  • 4G:      LTE / LTE
  • VoLTE:          Yes
  • WiFi:   Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
  • Bluetooth:    V4.1
  • GPS:   GPS/ A-GPS
  • NFC Support:          No
  • USB Port:     Micro USB V2.0
  • Edge: Yes
  • HDMI: No
  • Miracast:       Yes
  • USB OTG:     Yes
  • USB Type-C:           No


  • Radio:            Yes
  • Headset:       Yes
  • Audio Format:         WAV, MP3
  • Video Format:          H.263, H.264, MP4, 3GP
  • Speaker:       Yes

Additional Information

  • Items in the Box:     Handset, Battery, Charger, Data Cable, Headset And User Guide

Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime Price

The Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime price in various countries are as follows:

Galaxy J5 Prime price in USA: $ 249

Galaxy J5 Prime price in UAE: AED 579

Galaxy J5 Prime price in Saudi Arabia: SAR 663

Galaxy J5 Prime price in UK: £ 145.95

Galaxy J5 Prime price in India : Rs 13,490

Galaxy J5 Prime price in Nigeria: NGN 70,000

Galaxy J5 Prime price in Pakistan: Rs 24,999

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