Samsung Galaxy 5

Announced:
Jun 9, 2010
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Sep 24, 2010

PhoneArena Rating:

7.5
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Display

Display size:

2.8 inches

Resolution:

240 x 320 pixels

Pixel density:

143 ppi

Technology:

TFT

Screen-to-body ratio:

40.25 %

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

2 megapixels

Video recording:

320x240 (QVGA) (15 fps)

Design

Dimensions:

4.25 x 2.20 x 0.48 inches (108 x 56 x 12.3 mm)

Weight:

3.60 oz (102 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Features:

D-Pad

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5 mm jack

Screen mirroring:

DLNA

Radio:

FM, RDS

Hardware & Performance

Processor:

Single core, 600 MHz, ARM11

Internal storage:

0.1 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 16 GB

OS:

Android (2.2, 2.1)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

3.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0

Location:

A-GPS

Sensors:

Accelerometer

Other:

Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

UMTS:

900, 2100 MHz

Data:

HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, UMTS

Battery

Capacity:

1200 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable

Talk time:

8.68 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)

Stand-by time:

21.7 days (521 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)

Talk time (3G):

6.45 hours
the average is 23 h (1362 min)

Stand-by time (3G):

15.6 days (375 hours)
the average is 25 days (611 h)

Phone features

Notifications:

Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

May 11, 2010

FCC ID value:

A3LGTI5500 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.58 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Body:

0.39 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

This device is also known as Samsung I5500, Samsung Corby Smartphone, Samsung I5503 Galaxy 550

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Thick body (0.48 inches)
  • The camera lacks autofocus
  • The camera lacks flash
  • Does not support automatic screen brightness
  • No front-facing camera

Description

The Samsung Galaxy 5 I5500 is an affordable offering as it boasts a 2.8” QVGA touchscreen, 3G, 2-megapixel camera, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 2.1, A-GPS, 1200mAh battery, microSD card slot, and widgets for social networking and Google services.

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