Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) price in Malaysia & Specs for December, 2018

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Price List by Country for Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017)

Country International Price Price in MYR
Indonesia IDR 2.100.000 RM 0.00
Vietnam VND 4.699.000 RM 0.00

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Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) Specs

Release Date in Malaysia
DateJan 2017
Processor frequency1.6 GHz
Processor familySamsung Exynos
Processor cores8
Display diagonal11.9 cm (4.7")
Display resolution1280 x 720 pixels
Orientation sensorYes
Screen shapeFlat
Display typeSAMOLED
Display number of colours16.78 million colours
Aspect ratio16:9
Touch technologyMulti-touch
Touchscreen typeCapacitive
Second displayNo
Ports & interfaces
USB portYes
USB connector typeUSB Type-C
USB version2.0
Headphone connectivity3.5 mm
ANT+ enabledYes
Weight & dimensions
Weight138 g
Width66.2 mm
Depth7.9 mm
Height135.4 mm
SIM card typeNanoSIM
2G standardsEDGE, GPRS, GSM
3G standardsUMTS
4G standardLTE
Wi-Fi standardsIEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n
Bluetooth version4.2
Bluetooth profilesA2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, Map, OPP, Pan, PBAP
2G bands (primary SIM)850,900,1800,1900 MHz
2G bands (secondary SIM)850,900,1800,1900 MHz
3G bands supported850,900,1900,2100 MHz
4G bands supported800,850,900,1800,1900,2100,2600 MHz
Tethering (modem-mode)Yes
Wi-Fi DirectYes
Near Field Communication (NFC)Yes
RAM capacity2 GB
Internal storage capacity16 GB
Compatible memory cardsMicroSD (TransFlash)
User memory9.7 GB
Maximum memory card size256 GB
USB mass storageYes
Position locationYes
Assisted GPS (A-GPS)Yes
GPS (satellite)Yes
Wi-Fi positioningYes
Operating system installedAndroid 6.0.16
Rear camera typeSingle camera
Rear camera flashYes
Auto focusYes
Rear camera resolution (numeric)13 MP
Front camera typeSingle camera
Front camera resolution (numeric)8 MP
Rear camera aperture number1.9
Second rear camera aperture number1.9
Rear camera resolution4128 x 3096 pixels
Front camera aperture number1.9
Optical sensor size25.4 / 1.18 mm (1 / 1.18")
Zoom capabilityYes
Digital zoom4x
Face detectionYes
Video recordingYes
Video recording modes1080p
Maximum frame rate30 fps
Resolution at capture speed1920x1080@30fps
Flash typeLED
Video capture resolution (max)1920 x 1080 pixels
Night modeYes
Sensor typeCMOS
Smile detectionYes
Battery capacity2350 mAh
Battery technologyLithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Talk time (3G)17 h
Removable batteryNo
Browsing time (Wi-Fi)17 h
Browsing time (3G)16 h
Browsing time (4G)16 h
Continuous audio playback time55 h
Continuous audio playback time (display off)55 h
Continuous video playback time17 h
Form factorBar
Colour of productGold
Colour nameGold Sand
International Protection (IP) codeIP68
Protection featuresDust resistant, Water resistant
Fingerprint readerYes
Video callYes
Personal info management (PIM)Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Notes
Flight modeYes
PersonalizationIcons, Menu, Shortcuts
Support for contact groupsYes
Microphone muteYes
FM radioYes
Audio formats supportedAAC,AAC+,AMR-NB,AMR-WB,FLAC,MP3,OPUS,Vorbis,WMA
Video formats supportedH.263,H.264,H.265,MP43,MPEG4,VC-1,VP8,VP9,WMV7,WMV8
Image formats supportedBMP,GIF,JPEG XR,PNG,WBMP,WEBP
Video compression formatsH.263,H.264,H.265
Voice codecsAMR-NB,AMR-WB
Subscription typeNo subscription

Reviews of Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017)
Reviewed on 2016-01-30
Samsung has reintroduced the newer generation of the A series mid-range and entry level smartphone in Malaysian mobile market few days ago, and it was one of the best looking mid-range to replace the previous A3, A5 and A7 series smartphones. The newer A...
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Reviewed on 2018-04-02
More of the same, just as goodPicture editing is a fascinating job. Less so, to be honest, when you work on a computer magazine. While your colleagues in the national press are poring over snaps of celebrities on red carpets and politicians in compr...
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Reviewed on 2017-06-13
Smooth performance, Well designed UX, Premium design, Great battery life
Out-performed by similarly priced phones, Low internal storage, Fingerprint magnet, Outdated OS
Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) review: We've already tasted the fruits of Samsung's efforts with 2017's A Series thanks to this year's stellar A5 but now it's the turn of its more compact compatriot, the new Galaxy A3.The 2017 A3 is an enticing recipe comprised...
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Reviewed on 2017-04-04
high-quality workmanship, water and dustproof (IP68), USB Type-C port with USB-OTG, LTE, NFC, 802.11 ac Wi-Fi, very bright well-adjusted AMOLED display, decent camera, decent performance, stays cool, good speaker, very good battery life
smooth and slick back side, only LTE Cat. 4, no Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL), no dual SIM, no optical image stabilization, PWM-flicker
Striking Update. Samsung's latest reincarnation of its hip mid-range Galaxy A3 smartphone not only features an updated glass and metal unibody design but also significant improvements under the hood, for example increased processing power and improved cam...
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Reviewed on 2017-03-29
Stylish design with metal frame and glass back, inspired by Galaxy S7, Water resistance (IP68), 4.7-inch Super AMOLED display with Always on feature, color modes and protections, Surprisingly good battery durability + power saving modes, Android 6.0 Marsh...
The body is a fingerprint magnet, Less than 10GB free space
Galaxy A is one of the leading Samsung smartphone lines, positioned right before the flagship Galaxy S series. The new Galaxy A models are already available on some markets and in this review, we will take a closer look at their most affordable and smalle...
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Reviewed on 2017-03-13
Amazing design: beatiful glassmetal look, thin and comfortable, ergonomic, Water resistance is a great extra, Excellent battery life, Very good image quality in daylight, Excellent onscreen keyboard, great typing experience, Support expandable storage via...
A bit more expensive than other phones its class, Only 16GB of onboard storage, Lack of video stabilization results in very shaky videos, Runs on a 1yearold Android version (6.0 Marshmallow)
For a third time in a row, Samsung starts the year by releasing three new mid-range phones of the Galaxy A series, and the 2017 edition of the lineup is the most impressive yet. Samsung has made three phones that have an exceptional look and feel, just l...
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