More Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) images leak out - is this a side-positioned speaker we're seeing?


A couple of days ago we showed you a slew of leaked images depicting the Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017), or at least that's what it looked like. These were taken from a hands-on video that was subsequently taken down from YouTube but the pictures remained.

Now, a flurry of new ones popped up, further giving us some heads-up as to what Samsung has been envisioning for its A series. Just as we already told you, the new A5 will be pretty similar to the Galaxy S7 in terms of general styling, with a bunch of notable differences, of course. The camera at the back is completely flush with the rear of the device and has no heart rate sensor below the flash. We also notice the addition of Samsung's newer Grace UX interface, which is nothing but good news.

There's also a USB Type-C port, which is a sign of the times that will come; also, we once again get to see the side-positioned speaker, which might or might not translate to great audio experience in real-life scenarios. 

As far as specs come and go, we expect the Galaxy A5 (2017) to sport a 5.2-inch 1080p display, being powered by an octa-core Exynos 7870 processor. Other features may include 32 GB of expandable storage space and 3 GB of RAM. 

Check out the new crop of leaked pics right below.


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17 Comments

1. enthasuium

Posts: 150; Member since: Nov 21, 2013

sammy running out of design

4. Landon

Posts: 1245; Member since: May 07, 2015

The entire phone industry is running out of designs. Really though...how many different ways can you design a rectangle? The real innovation I want to see is new battery tech and foldable/rollable screens.

12. Diego!

Posts: 871; Member since: Jun 15, 2009

Actually, Samsung with Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge/Edge + and Xiaomi with the Mi Mix2, went 'beyond' normal thinking and design very unique pieces...

7. bubbadoes

Posts: 1225; Member since: May 03, 2012

since the gs3

8. aegislash

Posts: 1495; Member since: Jan 27, 2015

....anyways, I think most of us can agree that this goon's opinions don't matter at all

10. Clars123

Posts: 1078; Member since: Mar 16, 2015

it goes without saying....

11. Rocket

Posts: 654; Member since: Feb 24, 2014

gs3 was Samsung s ugliest phone ever.

2. UglyFrank

Posts: 2194; Member since: Jan 23, 2014

Let's hope they don't use that poor excuse for a processor. You'd think they would have better GPUs than the S4 by now

3. E.Rehan

Posts: 13; Member since: Nov 22, 2016

Damn that looks good

5. 27satz

Posts: 158; Member since: Apr 28, 2014

SEXY Design

6. bubbadoes

Posts: 1225; Member since: May 03, 2012

fix the note7 fiasco first. then move on

9. sissy246

Posts: 7111; Member since: Mar 04, 2015

What is there fix The note 7 is gone, done, it's time to move on from the note 7.

13. athos07m

Posts: 137; Member since: Apr 22, 2012

Why T830 though? The cheapest xiaomi redmi with fullHD display and less than half the price will leave this in the dust. Shame.

14. dmitrilp_

Posts: 330; Member since: Sep 12, 2016

The A series are so beautiful.

15. OmarD

Posts: 24; Member since: Dec 06, 2015

"More images leak"? Lol, these are just stills taken from that video from earlier this week.

16. ibend

Posts: 6747; Member since: Sep 30, 2014

yeah, pic.5 shows that it's taken from 10minutes vid review from youtube

17. deewinc

Posts: 455; Member since: Feb 21, 2013

It's much rounder and ugly

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