Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310Y)

The Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 is a mid-range Android smartphone featuring a 4.8-inch HD 720p multi-touch Super AMOLED display with slim bezel. It’s powered by a 64-bit quad-core Snapdragon 410 MSM8916 SoC with four Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1.5 GHz and Adreno 306 GPU graphics controller. The built-in 1.5GB of system memory should be pretty good for basic multitasking. The device is equipped with a 16GB of internal storage and a microSD slot is available as well.

Samsung Galaxy A3 2016

The main camera is 12.8 megapixels capable of Full HD 1080p video capture. It has LED flash of course and it also supports autofocus, macro mode, HDR, and panorama shot. On the front side, a 5 megapixels camera offers wide angle selfie. The A3 supports LTE-A with maximum download speed of 150Mbps while upload speed is up to 50Mbps. There is a microUSB 2.0 port for syncing and charging. It also supports wireless features which include Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, and NFC. This Samsung smartphone has a thickness of 7.3 mm. It weighs 132 grams including a non-removable Li-ion 2300 mAh battery.

Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 (SM-A310Y) Specifications

Form Factor

Cellular Network
2G: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G: UMTS 850 (B5) / 900 (B8) / 1900 (B2) / 2100 (B1) MHz
4G: LTE 2100 (B1) / 850 (B5) / 1800 (B3) / 2600 (B7) / 900 (B8) / 700 (B28) MHz

720 x 1280 pixels (HD)
309.1 ppi pixel density
16M colors

Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916
Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53
Adreno 306 GPU

RAM & Storage
16GB built-in storage
microSD slot

Operating System
Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop) with Samsung TouchWiz UX

12.8 MP (4128 x 3096 pixels) rear-facing camera
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) video capture @ 30fps
LED flash, macro mode, autofocus, geo-tagging, HDR photo, panorama shot

5.0 MP (2576 x 1932 pixels) front-facing camera, wide selfie

GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA 5.76Mbps, HSPA+ 42.2Mbps, LTE 150/50Mbps
Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot
Bluetooth 4.1
MicorUSB 2.0

Li-ion 2300 mAh (non-removable)

Dimensions and Weight
134.5 x 65.2 x 7.3 mm
132 grams

Proximity sensor
Hall sensor
Light sensor

Ivan Andrianto

One Comment

  1. Dear Autralian, I’m talking from Brazil. Here Samsung solds a model very similar to A310Y. But without support to Gear S3 watchs. Any one answer me please! A3 devices from Australia work’s with a Gear S3 watch or not?

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