Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) Price in the Philippines and Specification

Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017)

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4.7-inch HD Always-On-Display with Octa-core CPU clocked at 1.6GHz, 13MP main + 8MP front-facing camera, 2GB RAM / 16GB ROM powered by a 2,350mAh battery with fast charging, IP68 water and dust resistance, USB Type-C support
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  • 4.7 inches, HD (720 x 1280)
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Specs of Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017)

Type Type Smartphone , Waterproof Phone
Shape Bar
Basic OS Android
OS ver Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
SIM Nano SIM , Dual SIM
CPU Octa-core Cortex A53
CPU Speed 1.6 GHz
Storage 16GB
External Storage Up to 256GB via microSD slot
Battery 2,350mAh
Screen Display Size 4.7 inches
Display Resolution HD (720 x 1280)
Network Type 2G , 3G , 4G (LTE)
2G 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G (LTE) 2(1900) / 40(2300)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps
LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps
Camera Main Camera 13 MP
Front Camera 8 MP
Others Features Wi-Fi , Hotspot/Tethering , GPS , Bluetooth , Flash , Waterproof
Size Dimensions 135.4 x 66.2 x 7.9 mm,
(5.33 x 2.61 x 0.31 in)
Weight 135 g

Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) Price in the Philippines Starts from P5,678.38

The lowest price of Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) is P5,678.38 at Lazada. Galaxy A3 (2017) is not available in other stores at this time. The latest price of Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) was updated on Oct 19, 2020, 14:52.

Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) Price summary in the Philippines

Shop Name Price Delivery Fee
Lazada P5,678.38 Shipping charged

Price List by Country for Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017)

Country Price Price in PHP
Philippines PHP 5,678.38 P5,678.38
Thailand THB 5,400 P8,391.69
Indonesia IDR 1.677.500 P5,565.63

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About Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017)


Mobile devices are a hugely competitive market segment with the products with best tech features leading sales. And the mid-range section is the most competitive with refreshed features added to every single new generation. So, buyers get a new functionality in mid-ranging phones right from the higher ones. Samsung Galaxy A3 is one such smartphone.

Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017): An Affordable Galaxy with High-End Features

Samsung has spear-headed the mobile device competition with its huge range of smartphones for multiple years now. Trickling down features from its top-of-the-line models is something they do to add more excitement to lower lineups to attract buyers.

And this Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) is a newly-launched mobile device along with the A5. Both of these are mid-range smartphones with the A3 being a lower-end version. But it has numerous added features straight from the top models for its buyers.

Processing and Storage Specs

An OctaCore 1.6 GHz Cortex A53 CPU runs inside an Exynos 7870 Octa chipset. With the 2 GB RAM, this phone is slated to provide leading processing features in this low mid-range segment. A Mali-T830 GPU is also added to this setup to provide great graphics on its Super AMOLED display.

Internal Storage comes in at a massive 16 GB with up to 256 GB externally extendable feature via MicroSD cards.

Body Design and Display

Compact design with lesser bezels and smoother edges is what makes this Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) a comfortable device to hold. Water-resistance is a proper add-on thanks to smoothly curved 2.5D glass on its 4.7" AMOLED screen. Samsung's display finesse speaks for itself, and this touchscreen comes with a 1280 x 720 pixels resolution with a 312 PPI density.

An unspecified version of Corning Gorilla is also added to this display. The body is completely made of metal instead of plastic making this Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) a good feature to buy. Body to screen ratio is around 67.9%.

Dimensions for this Galaxy A3 is 135.4 x 66.2 x 7.9 mm (5.33 x 2.61 x 0.31 in) and it weighs only 135 grams.

Camera and OS

This Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) sports a 13 MP primary camera on its rear end without any camera bump and an 8 MP front camera. Both of these come with a fast f/1.9 aperture which will add up for perfect night shots. Although there are few reviews to work upon, these two cameras are considered to be a step above most other ones available in this segment.

This Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) comes with an Android 6.0 Marshmallow and there are rumors that Samsung will provide a 7.0 Nougat update option in the near future.

Sensors an Add-on Features

A front-mounted fingerprint scanner is a feature which this Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) gets directly from its high-end counterparts. Other features include MST tech option (market variable), Samsung Knox, Barometer, Proximity Sensor among others.

Philippines Market Forecast

The Philippines are among the fastest growing markets for mobile devices hosting numerous products from both regional and international players. Being a new market, it has a huge demand for smartphones and devices with a high value-for-money as per the features present.

And this Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) checks in all the boxes comprehensively. With a range of high-end features along with Samsung's trademark display and camera quality, this model has already garnered strong online sales in the Philippines ever since its release early January 2017.

About the Company

Founded in 1938 and headquartered in Seoul, Samsung has risen to be one the famous electronics manufacturing brand all over the globe. It is the smartphone sector where Samsung has prospered the most and its Galaxy series is among the first Android powered phones to reach sales peak.

Samsung phones are known for its affordability and wide range. It has a Note, a J-series and now the A3. It continues to contend with Apple and provides a strong rivalry in every international market.

January 25, 2017

Reviews of Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017)

User Review : 1Reviews

Design 5.0
Portability 5.0
Operability 5.0
Response 5.0
Display 5.0
Listenability 5.0
Battery 5.0
Total 5.0

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  • Rating : 5.0
  • Date : Jun 7, 2017
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CPU Octa-core Cortex A53 Quad-core Cortex-A53 Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Quad-core Cortex-A53 Samsung Exynos 8890 Octa core (2.3GHz Quad + 1.6GHz Quad), 64 bit, 14 nm process / Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996 Quad core (2.15GHz Dual + 1.6GHz Dual), 64 bit, 14 nm process
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Quad-core Cortex-A53
OS ver Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) Android 4.4.4 KitKat Android O Android 4.4.4 KitKat Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) Android 4.4.4 KitKat
Display Size 4.7 inches 4.5 inches (~245 ppi pixel density) 4.6 inches 5.0 inches (~294 ppi pixel density) 5.5 inches 4.5 inches (~245 ppi pixel density)
Display Resolution HD (720 x 1280) 960 x 540 - 1280 x 720 Quad HD (2560 x 1440) 960 x 540
Storage 16GB 8GB, 16GB 32GB 16GB 32GB, 64GB, 128GB 16GB
External Storage Up to 256GB via microSD slot microSD, up to 64 GB microSDXC up to 256GB microSD, up to 64 GB MicroSD up to 200 GB -
Main Camera 13 MP 8 MP 19 MP 13 MP 12 MP Dual Pixel 8 MP
Front Camera 8 MP 5 MP 8 MP 5 MP 5 MP 5 MP
Battery 2,350mAh - 2700 mAh

Smart Stamina 3.0
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
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