Fully metal-clad Galaxy C5 leaks in another set of photos

Fully metal-clad Galaxy C5 leaks in another set of photos
For the past month, we've been seeing leaks of a mysterious new Samsung Galaxy C series of devices. With the specs of a Galaxy C7 and real-life photos of a Galaxy C5 having leaked out, it looks like we will get a group of metal-clad smartphones (no glass backs) with specs slightly higher than the ones on the Galaxy A series.

It sounds like a weird thing for Samsung to do – back in 2015, the company did say that it has seen how oversaturating the market is hurting its business, and we were hearing talks of plans to tighten up the Galaxy smartphone lines. Yet, here we are, expecting a couple of new models that seem like Galaxy A5 and Galaxy A7 variations.

And it seems they are pretty much ready for primetime – the Samsung Galaxy C5 has leaked in its full glory, front and back, in a couple of photos that have better lighting. Speculations say that the handset would have a Qualcomm Snapdragon 617, 4 GB of RAM, and a 16 MP / 8 MP camera combo, and we can clearly see in the photos that the rear cam has a dual tone flash — something that's not often spotted on a Samsung smartphone.

As far as any details about a potential release date, regional availability, or even pricing for these smartphones would be — our guess is as good as any at this point.



source: Weibo via Steve Hemmerstoffer (Twitter)

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10 Comments

1. donrox

Posts: 203; Member since: Jul 18, 2014

this looks nice actually

2. IOSANDROID

Posts: 120; Member since: Sep 30, 2015

It does look nice i like it, but i have to say thay it looks like iphone 6/s and htc one m7/8 had a baby and this is the result I LIKE IT :3

3. legiloca

Posts: 1676; Member since: Nov 11, 2014

The ripoff game is too strong.

4. marorun

Posts: 5029; Member since: Mar 30, 2015

Samsung M9?

6. Donone41

Posts: 246; Member since: Dec 17, 2014

Because of the antenna bands? If you think so then I guess Samsung is showing the world how cheaply made the m10 is with this midrange device.

9. marorun

Posts: 5029; Member since: Mar 30, 2015

Your comment make no point. Flagship device is more than metal clad body the internal cost more than the casing you dumb guy who know nothing.

10. newbey123

Posts: 702; Member since: Mar 19, 2012

Nice way to rip off the old M9 design sammy.

11. Ordinary

Posts: 2454; Member since: Apr 23, 2015

M7 even older lol

13. youssef44

Posts: 547; Member since: Apr 29, 2014

Sounds good!! Maybe Samsung will choose the metal instead of glass at the Note 6

14. lmao2016

Posts: 87; Member since: Mar 17, 2016

If history is repeating itself the gs8 will be all metal.. just like the A series and the s6.

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