A new entrant has joined Samsung’s ‘C’ series of phones. A smaller variant of the Galaxy C7 ProThe Samsung Galaxy C5 Pro has been launched in China and is priced at CNY 2,499 (approximately Rs.24,000). The phone is being made available in shades of Lake Blue, Maple Leaf, and Powder Rose.
The Samsung Galaxy C5 Pro weighs 145 grams, and measures 145.7×71.4x7mm. It has a metal unibody, a Type-C USB port and a fingerprint sensor which is embedded in the Home button. The device runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow, and features a 5.2-inch full-HD Super AMOLED display. Powering the C5 Pro is a Snapdragon 625 octa-core chipset clocked at 2.2GHz. It is backed by 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage (expandable up to 256GB).
The Samsung Galaxy C5 Pro has a 16-megapixel rear camera with f/1.9 aperture, LED flash, and another 16-megapixel lens at the front which is capable of recording video at Full HD videos at 30fps. The smartphone packs a 2600mAh battery that can last for up to 296 hours on standby. Connectivity options include Bluetooth v4.2, Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n, USB Type-C port, 3.5mm audio jack, GPS, NFC, and 4G LTE support. Sensors include acceleration sensor, fingerprint reader (underneath the Home Button), gyroscope, magnetometer, proximity sensor, and an RGB light sensor.