Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime



calendar Released October, 2016

screen_size 5"

mobile-os Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo)

storage-icon 16GB Storage



720 x 1280 Pixels










Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime Information

Unveiled in October 2016, the Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime is a testament to Samsung's dedication to combining elegance with functionality. This smartphone, with its refined design and comprehensive features, is a reflection of Samsung's legacy in the mid-range smartphone market. Let's delve into the offerings of the Galaxy J5 Prime:


The Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime boasts a 5.0-inch display with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. While it might not be the sharpest resolution available, the screen is more than sufficient for everyday use and enjoying multimedia content.


  • OS: The device runs on Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) and can be upgraded to Android 8.0 (Oreo), ensuring a fluid user interface.
  • Sensors: The Galaxy J5 Prime is equipped with a front-mounted fingerprint scanner, accelerometer, and proximity sensor, ensuring both security and functionality.
  • Extras: The smartphone is available in elegant colors: Black and Gold. The combination of a Gorilla Glass front, an aluminum/plastic back, and an aluminum frame gives it a premium feel.


Powered by a Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 processor and the Exynos 7570 Quad chipset, the Galaxy J5 Prime promises efficient performance for everyday tasks.


  • Main Camera Features: The camera suite is enhanced with LED flash, panorama, and HDR functionalities.
  • Front Camera: A 5 MP front camera ensures that your selfies are clear and video calls are of good quality.


The Galaxy J5 Prime comes with an FM radio that also supports recording. This feature, combined with its audio capabilities, makes it a suitable device for multimedia enthusiasts.

Memory and Storage

The smartphone provides a dedicated microSDXC card slot, allowing users to expand storage as per their needs.


Stay connected with:

  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • Bluetooth v4.2
  • GPS with A-GPS and GLONASS/BDS support (region-dependent)
  • microUSB 2.0 with USB On-The-Go

Design and Build

Weighing a mere 143g and measuring 142.8 x 69.5 x 8.1 mm, the Galaxy J5 Prime's design is both sleek and user-friendly, ensuring a comfortable grip and a modern look.


The device is powered by a 2400 mAh non-removable Li-Ion battery, designed to last through a day's worth of tasks without the need for frequent recharging.

Price in Pakistan 

The Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime is priced at Rs 18,799 for Pakistani consumers. For international customers, it's available at an approximate price of $105.14, showcasing its value-for-money proposition in the mid-range segment.