Samsung Galaxy On5 officially launched in India for Rs 8990

Samsung India has finally launched the Galaxy On5 in the country today exclusively on Flipkart. Around a week back, we saw it being listed on the official Samsung China website. Lets take a look at the pricing, specifications and features of the Samsung Galaxy On5.


Samsung Galaxy On5 Specifications

The Samsung Galaxy On5 features a 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD display that is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core Exynos 3475 processor along with Mali-T720 GPU. It has 1.5 GB of RAM and comes with 8 GB of internal memory which can also be expanded up to 128 GB via microSD card. The device runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS out of the box with the latest version of the TouchWiz on top of it.

The Galaxy On5 comes with a 8 megapixel primary rear camera with LED flash, f/2.2 aperture that can record Full HD 1080p videos. On the front, it has a 5 megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture for selfies and video calling. The smartphone is 8.5 mm thick and weighs 149 grams. It supports Dual SIM (micro).

The Galaxy On5 includes 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 and GPS / GLONASS as connectivity options. The smartphone packs in a 2,600 mAh battery under the hood. It has unique built-in features like the UDS (Ultra Data Saving) Mode and 4G Download Booster which promise to provide a differentiated experience to the millennial. Samsung has also expanded its partnership with MixRadio providing users of the Galaxy On5 with easy to use, personalized music streaming services. Consumers will also be able to enjoy a host of exclusive deals and offers with the pre-loaded My Galaxy app. The Mix Radio app promises unlimited music across a variety of genres. Users can enjoy over 30 million tracks. Music is also available in 12 languages spanning Bollywood, Telugu, Tamil, Punjabi, Bengali, Kannada, Malayalam, Bhojpuri, Oriya, Rajasthani, Gujarati and Marathi, as well as an international catalogue.


The Samsung Galaxy On5 is available in Black and Gold color variants and has been priced at Rs 8,990 in India. It will go on sale exclusively on Flipkart starting at Midnight, November 4 with launch day offers. The company has also launched the Samsung Galaxy On7 for Rs 10,990.

Speaking at the launch, Mr. Manu Sharma, Director-Product Marketing, Samsung India Electronics said:

“Young India today is always on the move, looking to be connected all the time. This straddles across all sections and India being a value driven market, consumers want to be more productive every moment, every day. From excelling in professional lives to creating their identity in today’s digital era, the new Samsung Galaxy On5 and Galaxy On7 will enable millennials to seamlessly integrate their personal and professional lives by bringing engaging propositions like MixRadio and My Galaxy.”

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