Good processing feature: The performance benchmark is different for different kind of devices of varied range. The processing front which includes octa-core 1.6GHz, Cortex A53 processor with Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870 chip can be translated to an apt performance for a device with such price range. It also has Mali-T830 GPU.
Decent pair of cameras: Besides the performance, the camera set up of the device is another crucial factor, which increases the likeability of the device. It comes with a 5MP primary camera that camera which provides some really good images. Also, the 5MP front camera does well to provide some good selfie.
Below par battery backup: The Samsung Galaxy A2 Core has a 2,800mAh Li-ion battery, which is good to deliver a long-lasting power backup. With the moderate consumption of a battery by the display and decent processor, it can last through a day.
Sufficient storage space: The device provides quite sufficient storage space as it comes with 16GB internal storage capacity and the option of expanding the memory up to 128GB just adds to the quality of the storage capacity.
Average display: The Samsung Galaxy A2 Core comes with a 5-inch IPS LCD display having a screen resolution of 540 x 960 pixels and a density of 220 PPI. It can deliver an average viewing experience.
Low RAM: The Samsung Galaxy A2 Core comes with 1GB RAM, which is extremely low compared to other smartphones in this segment. This can be a major drawback too.
|General Specifications||Launch Date||April 15, 2019|
|Model||Galaxy A2 Core|
|SIM Card||Dual Nano SIM|
|Operating System||Android v9.0 (Pie)|
|Custom UI||Android Go|
|Phone Body||Back: Plastic Side: Plastic|
|Dimensions||141.6 x 71 x 9.1 mm|
|Processor & RAM||Processor||1.6 GHz Tru-Octa Core (Cortex A53)|
|Chipset||Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870|
|Display||Size||5.0 inches (12.7 cm)|
|Screen||PLS TFT LCD|
|Sensors||Proximity sensor, Accelerometer|
|Resolution||540 x 960 pixels|
|Pixel Density||220 ppi|
|Screen to Body Ratio||68.39 %|
|Other Input Features||Multi-touch|
|Rear Camera Sensor||CMOS image sensor|
|Rear Camera Aperture||f/1.9|
|Front Camera Aperture||f/2.2|
|Rear Auto Focus|
|Front Auto Focus|
1080p@30fps, Full HD
Digital Zoom, Up To 4x
|Battery||Battery Capacity||2600 mAh|
|Battery Type||Li-ion, Non Removable|
|Talk Time 3G||16 hr|
|Music Play Time||75 hr|
Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n
|USB Port||microUSB 2.0, Mass storage device, USB charging|
|Entertainment & Multimedia||Ringtone||Music ringtones, Vibration|
|Audio Format||3GA, AAC, AMR, FLAC, IMY, M4A (Apple lossless), MID, MIDI, MP3, OGA, OGG, WAV, WMA, XMF|
|Video Format||3G2, 3GP, M4V, MKV, MP4, WebM|
|Storage||Internal Storage||16 GB|
Up to 256 GB
|Calling & Messaging||Phone Book||
|Additional Information||Items in the Box||Handset, Battery, Charger, USB Cable, User Manual, Warranty Card|