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Samsung Galaxy A3 and A5 Arrive

Last week Samsung announced 2 New handsets which will be arriving very soon, February 12th.

Following the recent rise in selfie shots using front facing camera's, often attached to "selfie stick" accessories, those keen to take such images will absolutely love the front-facing, wide angled, 5 megapixel camera on both of these devices.

Millions of selfies are taken every day and shared on social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook and SnapChat.  However, often these images are grainy compared to those taken with the phones main camera.  The improved front camera will overcome this for all the selfie fans.

The Samsung Galaxy A3 can be pre-ordered on contract or SIM-FREE by clicking here

The Samsung Galaxy A5 can be pre-ordered on contract or SIM-FREE by clicking here

Content by Richard King

Below is the full press release from Samsung.

New Galaxy A-Series smartphone range combines luxury design with a host of features
London, UK – 28th January – Samsung Electronics today announced that the first smartphones in its Galaxy A-Series range, the Galaxy A3 and Galaxy A5, are available to buy in UK stores on Thursday 12th February. Offering trademark Galaxy features housed in a sophisticated all-metal exterior with the slimmest design yet, the Galaxy A-Series combines style with functionality for an exceptional experience.
The Galaxy A3 and Galaxy A5 will be available to buy from selected high street retailers and networks including Carphone Warehouse, EE and O2. Additionally, customers will be able to pre-order the devices from the Samsung Experience Stores (SES) and Samsung online shop from 28th January, as well as being able to try out and experience the devices for themselves at the SES.
Unveiling the A-Series
Establishing a new category, the A-Series promises serious sophistication at an affordable price point. Perfect for those who don’t want to compromise on style or technology, the Galaxy A3 and A5 combine a sleek all-metal design with an extraordinary Super AMOLED display for vivid, colourful content wherever you are. The Galaxy A3 comes equipped with a 4.5”qHD display, while the Galaxy A5 features a 5.0’’ HD display. In addition, both devices also feature a Quad Core 1.2 GHz processor for seamless multi-tasking and a faster browsing experience.
Powerful performance, premium design
The perfect partners for work and play, the A-Series range offers a host of features to give you the premium technology you need, with no unnecessary add-ons. Ideal for photo snapping and sharing, the Galaxy A3 and A5 are equipped with an advanced 5MP front-facing camera and innovative photo-taking features such as Wide Selfie, Palm Selfie, Animated GIF, Beauty Face Features, and Rear-cam Selfie, so you can capture the perfect selfie in high resolution. Plus, the Galaxy A3 and A5 feature high-quality rear cameras –8MP and 13MP AF respectively.
Both devices will come in a variety of colours, including Pearl White and Midnight Black, for a premium look from every angle.
“At Samsung, we recognise the demand for premium looking, great quality smartphones with useful features at an achievable price point, which is why we’re launching the Galaxy A-Series,’’ said Ines van Gennip, Marketing Director, IT & Mobile Division, Samsung UK & Ireland. “Combining a stunning full metal body, superior technology and a host of innovative features, the Galaxy A3 and A5 offer exceptional performance without compromising on style. This is a very exciting time for the mid-range market and we’re delighted to introduce the Galaxy A-Series to UK customers today.”
New additions to the Galaxy A-Series category will be confirmed in due course.
Full details and product images are available at


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