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Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime Price in India
Updated On: 14th August 2022

Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime

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Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow. It has a 5-inch HD TFT display. Next variant of this mobile is Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017). The phone is powered by a quad-core Exynos processor and 2GB of RAM. The Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime has an 8MP primary camera and a 5MP front-facing camera. It comes with 16GB of built-in storage which can further be expanded using a microSD card up to 256GB. Connectivity includes dual-SIM 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, and a microUSB 2.0 port. The device has a 2,400 mAh battery.
Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime
Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime
Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime
Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime
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Key Specifications

  • Samsung Exynos 7 Quad 7570 Processor
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 13 MP Rear Camera
  • 16 GB Storage
  • 5 MP Front Camera
  • 2400 mAh Battery
  • 5.0 inches TFT Display
  • Android v6.0 (Marshmallow) OS

Price In India

Last known price of Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime was ₹10,200. The mobile will be available soon across various online stores in India.

Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime: Pros & Cons

out of 10
  • Good Stuff
  • Budget smartphone
  • Metal body which reflects a premium feel 
  • Bright and crisp display
  • Bad Stuff
  • Fingerprint reader tends to lag
  • Low light photography 
  • Poor Battery life 

Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime Details

Introduction and Design
The Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime is a cut-down variant of the J7 Prime that was launched earlier. The device bears a mid-range price tag and sports an unibody aluminum design. Also, users get a fingerprint scanner which is embedded in the home button which allows users to unlock the device without taking the hassle of entering a password. 
Display and Performance
The smartphone boasts a 5-inch HD display as opposed to the 5-inch Full HD screen on the J7 Prime. However, the screen is paired with good viewing angles that offer decent legibility even under bright light. The screen offers fair legibility even when it is placed in sunlight.  Also, to keep the device protected from attracting any scratches, there is a coating of Corning's Gorilla Glass. 
At its heart, the smartphone is armed with a quad-core Exynos chipset which offers smooth and lag-free smartphone experience. The SoC is paired with 2GB of RAM to support multitasking. 
Storage and Platform
The Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime is equipped with 16GB of internal storage space that can be used for installing apps. One can also boost the storage up to 256GB via a microSD card to make space for music, videos, images, data, etc.
On the software front, the device runs the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow operating system out of the box.
Camera and Connectivity
To help you capture images and record videos, the device comes with an 8-megapixel primary camera which also has an LED flash to aid in dark environments. For selfies and video calling, there is a 5-megapixel front-facing camera on board too. 
One can enjoy all the regular connectivity options on the Galaxy J5 Prime. The options include 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, and a microUSB 2.0 port. 
The Galaxy J5 Prime is fuelled by a Li-Ion 2,400 mAh battery that supports talk time up to 8 hours and can keep the device functioning throughout the day for any beginner. In addition, the battery has support for fast charging. 

Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime Specifications


Launch Date October 12, 2016 (Official)
Processor Chipset Samsung Exynos 7 Quad 7570
Internal Memory 16 GB
Screen Size 5.0 inches (12.7 cms)
Battery Capacity 2400 mAh


Chipset Samsung Exynos 7 Quad 7570
No Of Cores 4 (Quad Core)
CPU Quad core, 1.4GHz, Cortex A53
Architecture 64-bit
Fabrication 14 nm
Graphics Mali-T720 MP1


Height 5.62 inches (142.8 mm)
Width 2.74 inches (69.5 mm)
Thickness 0.32 inches (8.1 mm)
Weight 143 grams
Screen Unlock Fingerprint


Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels
Display Type TFT
Size 5.0 inches (12.7 cms)
Pixel Density 294 pixels per inch (ppi)
TouchScreen Yes, Capacitive, Multi-touch
Color Reproduction 16M Colors
Screen to body percentage 69.28 %


Rear camera setup Single
Rear camera (Primary) 13 MP resolutionWide Angle lensf/1.9 aperture28 mm focal length
Front camera setup Single
Front camera (Primary) 5 MP resolutionf/2.2 aperture
Sensor CMOS image sensor, ISO-CELL
Flash LED Rear flash
Video Resolution (Rear) 1920x1080 @ 30 fps
Camera Features Auto Flash Auto Focus Face detection Touch to focus
Shooting Modes Continuos Shooting High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)


Type Li-ion
Capacity 2400 mAh
Removable No
Talk Time Up to 16 Hours (3G)
Fast Charging No
Wireless Charging No


Internal Memory 16 GB
Memory type eMMC 5.0
Storage available for user 10.1 GB
Expandable Memory Yes, microSD, Up to 256 GB (Dedicated)


Operating System Android v6.0 (Marshmallow)
Custom UI No


SIM Configuration Dual SIM SIM1: Nano SIM2: Nano
Network SIM1: 4G, 3G, 2GSIM2: 4G, 3G, 2G
Wi-Fi Yes, with b/g/n
Wi-fi features Mobile Hotspot
Bluetooth Bluetooth v4.2
USB microUSB 2.0
GPS Yes with A-GPS, Glonass
NFC Chipset No
Infrared Yes


Speaker Yes
Audio Jack Yes, 3.5mm
Video Player Yes, Video Formats: 3G2, 3GP, ASF, AVI, M4V, MKV, MPEG4, WebM, WMV


Fingerprint sensor Yes, Front
Other Sensor Light sensorProximity sensorAccelerometer
Disclaimer: Specifications shown may be different from the actual product. We cannot guarantee that the information provided on this page is 100% correct. Please check with the retailer before purchasing.

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By testabc12345, 70 months ago
Best phone in this price segment, compatible with Lyf mobiles too, worth buying if you are looking to buy a 4G phone.
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By nishanthsoraba95, 70 months ago
Handset is super, but battery capacity is low. Good looking phone, camera is also good and handset is more stylish.
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good shape
By Sukhjinder Brar, 70 months ago
silver's fabulous colour. this colour is good about gold. silver is very fabulous grace. this phone is shape in i phone
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Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime Price in India

Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime Price in India is Rs. 10,200 as on 14th August 2022 10:47:17
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