Samsung has come with a new entry level phone with a very thin bezel and a faux leather back panel called Galaxy On5. It comes with inspiring clarity with its 5 inch TFT display unlike the A5, J5, and many other galaxy phones. It is having a resolution of 720 x 1280 resolution, running on Android v5.1 Lollipop OS, powered by the powerful quad-core processor. It is a dual SIM handset with 4G support. (Provided with Micro SIM slots)
Samsung Galaxy On5 has a very regular Samsung design. I can never understand why Samsung always goes with the oldest design instead of making a change. The back panel is completely plain and smooth with faux leather. The smart features very thin bezels giving a very clear full display effect which I liked the most in this smartphone.
The body is a plastic one which is strong enough. The placements of the keys are very good where the volume rockers come to the left side and the power button to the right side. The charging slot and the 3.5mm audio jack is placed at the bottom. The front camera resides at the top of the upper panel beside the speaker grill where LED flash is also available. The primary camera is available at the back side with LED flash beside it.
The back panel is removable. The micro sd cards and the sim slots are available on the back panel. The Speakers are at the rear beside the camera. It has very bold and strong body. It has a very slim body. It has curved edges. The bezels are thin. It has a 5-inch display which weighs around 149grams. Its dimensions are 142.3 x 72.1 x 8.5 mm. It is available in white and black colors. The branding comes to the back side and the front side is written stylishly.
Samsung Galaxy On5 is equipped with a 5” TFT display made of IPS panels, it is a multi-touch capacitive touch screen. Displaying around 16M colors. It has a high resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. No anti-glare coating is provided. It has a pixel density of 288ppi.
Samsung Galaxy On5 runs on OS Android Lollipop 5.1 version powered by 1.3Ghz Cortex A7 quad core processor with Exynos 3475 chipset with the Mali-T720 graphic card. Consisting of 1.5GB RAM and 8GB internal memory expandable through micro sd slot up to 32GB. Having 5MP front camera with f/2.2 and LED flash.
The rear camera is 8MP camera with LED flash, f/2.2 and auto focus provided. The camera features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection. Stereo speakers are given. Wi-Fi, Hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS options are available. Sensors such as accelerometer and proximity are available. It has a 2600mAh li-ion battery. The battery provides enough juice up to 15hrs talk time on 3G and 49 hrs of music play. HTML5 browser is available. Supports dual sim.
The fake leather back going on with the device is very good. The size of the device is extremely glossy. The device has a 5 inch TFT display which is very nice. The device looks very premium in hand. The display quality is very nice by default. It is pretty smooth and the viewing angles are very nice. While playing 720p videos it looked nice the details and colors are also good. It runs n powerful cortex quad core processors where everything becomes faster.
The sound from the stereo speaker is loud and clear. The camera has pro mode which has huge settings of white balance and color mode. The camera captures video at 1920 and 1080p which is good. By this, we can know that Samsung has been paying a lot of attention towards mobiles of the 10K price. It got a very good battery of 2600mAh battery which provides long lasting entertainment. The keypad feels pretty responsive.
It has good spacing even usable with large fingers. The video playback quality is also nice. The front camera provides good video calling and selfies. It has enough battery backup. Playing games in this large display is very good with good graphic quality even heavy graphic intense games like Mortal Combat and Asphalt 8 played very well.
Samsung Galaxy On5 looks well defined with good performance compared with this price range mobiles. It is not the best available in the market but it is ok to use but not great. It is available at a price of Rs.9,500/-. This is affordable and not too pricey. The display feels very cute and nice.