Samsung Galaxy A2 Core is a handset which comes with 5 inches display with color IPS LCD (16M). It sports rear camera with 5MP and 5MP front camera. This phone runs on Android 8.1 and has Octa-Core processor with Exynos 14 Chipset. In the present article let’s check out the full specs of this user-friendly model.
Samsung Galaxy A2 Core has a display of 5 inches with multi-touch, capacitive screen. It has a resolution of 540×960 pixels and a pixel density of 220 PPI. The display is of the type TFT LCD with 16M colors. And the body to screen ratio claimed by the company is 68.39%. The aspect ratio of Samsung Galaxy A2 Core is to be 16:9.
Samsung Galaxy A2 Core is not slacking off when it comes to design. It has a mesmerizing plastic back panel, which looks quite lovely. This is a phone which is extremely premium to hold. It has the dimensions of 141.6mm height, 71mm width, 9.1mm thickness and weighs about 142 grams.
Software and Processor:
Samsung Galaxy A2 Core is powered by the user-friendly Android Oreo operating system and has Samsung Exynos 7870 as its chipset. Its CPU is 1.6GHZ, Octa-Core processor mated with Mali-T830 MP1 to enjoy a lag free performance.
It paves the way to capture memories and happiness with its rear and front camera setup. In terms of optics, the slash leaks show 5MP as rear camera with F/1.9 aperture to click good pictures. It has 5MP front camera which gives beautiful pictures with F/2.2 as its aperture.
Samsung Galaxy A2 Core has a battery capacity of 2600mAh, that helps you to use the phone throughout the day. That’s not all, it also supports video playback (up to 12hrs), so that you can keep yourself entertained even while you are traveling. This phone packs a non-removable Li-ion battery.
This phone is available in the base variant of 8 GB storage and is available in a high-end variant of 16GB storage with 1GB RAM each.
What is in the box?
A Handset, unified adapter with cable, ejector pin, and user manual.
|Price in India||₹ 5,290|
|Performance||1.6 GHz Octa core processor|
|Launch date in India||April, 2019|
|Model||Galaxy A2 Core|
|Launch date||April 2019|
|Operating system||Android 8.1 (Oreo)|
|Slim slots||2 (GSM+GSM)|
|Sim size||Sim 1 & 2: micro|
|Network||4G, 2G, 3G,|
|Processor||1.6 GHz Octa-core processor|
|Chipset||Samsung Exynos 7870|
|Colors||Dark Grey, Blue and Gold|
|Display type||TFT LCD|
|Screen to body ratio claimed by the brand||68.39%|
|Screen size||5 inches|
|Screen resolution||540×960 pixels|
|Touch screen||Yes, capacitive touchscreen with multi-touch|
|Expandable storage||Up to 256GB|
|USB OTG support||Yes|
|Physical aperture||F/1.9 & F/2.2|
|Camera features||HDR and Panorama|
|Network support||4GLTE, 3G, GSM, WCDMA|
Samsung Galaxy A2 Core is a feature packed low budget phone that is available at just Rs.5,290. Its 5-inch TFT LCD display has quad HD type and 540×960 pixels resolution and 16:9 aspect ratio. This bigger screen helps in enhancing the screen view experience. Alongside, the phone is featured with a chunky notch where a front camera of 5MP and a flash fit into it.
The seamless performance is provided by the Samsung Exynos 7870 chipset, paired with Mali-T830 MP1 GPU. This gives a lag-free performance. Besides, this phone has got an octa-core processor with the clock speed of 1.6GHz, that makes multi-tasking ease.
The phone has the internal storage of 8GB and 16GB in two different variants which can be expanded up to 256GB, this helps in storing all the necessary files. The phone runs on Android 8.1(Oreo) which later can be updated to Android 9.0(pie), as promised by Samsung.
Samsung Galaxy A2 Core is packed with the Li-ion battery. This battery gives a good performance with the capacity of 2600mAh, which doesn’t cheat for the whole day.
When it comes to the camera, the phone houses a rear camera with 5MP. There is also a 5 MP front camera to click selfies. The primary sensor has an f/1.9 physical aperture. The video recording resolution of Galaxy A2 Core is 1080 pixels. The full HD videos can be recorded at 1080p at 30 frames per second. There are many contrasting features associated with the camera in this model to improve its an overall performance like autofocus, HDR, Panorama and digital zoom many more are present.
The phone comes with solid color options like blue, dark grey and gold.
It lacks the fingerprint and face unlock options which are trending, and this might become a draw-back of the phone. But there is an extra added sensor, the accelerometer which detects motion and orientation of the device.
A competitor to Samsung Galaxy A2 Core in terms of features and price is Redmi 6A. So, let’s make a comparison from the below table.
|Samsung Galaxy A2 Core|
|A2 Core has 5” screen and (540×960) pixels resolution|
|Redmi 6A has 5.45’’ screen with (720×1440) pixels resolution|
|Is powered by octa-core processor|
|Powered by a quad-core processor|
|The 5MP rear camera and 5MP front camera with (F/1.9) and (F/2.2) aperture|
|13MP rear camera with (F/2.2) aperture and 5MP front camera|
|Battery capacity is degraded to 2600mAh. Li-ion battery|
|It is packed with Li-ion battery and has the capacity of 3000mAh|
|Runs on Android 8.1 (Oreo) as skin|
|Runs on Android 8.1 (Oreo) as skin|
Pros and Cons Samsung Galaxy A2 Core:
|Budget phone||No headphone in the box|
|Go edition option for android||Low camera performance|
|Better features in its price bracket|
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