Upgradeable Samsung Galaxy A3 – Spec, Expert Review, and Current Price In Nigeria

Considering the whopping price range of Samsung phones, Samsung A3 is a budget phone with an inexpensive price tag.

The phone was announced in October 2014 with Android version 4.4.4 (KitKat) Operating system, which can be upgraded to Android version 5.0.2 (Lollipop). It also comes with an available nano-SIM card space.



It is available in variant colors ranging from white, platinum silver, midnight black, to champagne gold.

With a full metal unibody design, 4.5 inches Super AMOLED display, Ultra-slim, 6.9mm body, all parts of the screen can easily be reached while operating with one hand.

It is a portable lightweight smartphone of 110g. The 960 x 540 mm resolution screen is perfectly legible in brightly-lit outdoor conditions.




The rear 8MP camera is accompanied by an LED flash to give premium quality pictures. Next to the rear camera also, is a speaker for audio playback.Samsung Galaxy A3

Samsung Galaxy A3 also comes with a 5MP front camera for high-quality selfies. You’ll agree with me that Samsung is one of the best smartphone camera manufacturers.



Processor and Connectivity

For easy multitasking and games playing, Samsung A3 is powered by a quad-core, 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor, paired with 1.5 GB RAM.


For connectivity, the smartphone has 4G LTE for fast and seamless internet experience. Although it comes with 16GB internal storage, the memory is expandable to 64 GB via microSD.

You probably won’t need an expansion!



Just in case you’re worried about the 1900 mAh battery, the device has two power saving modes to aid in optimizing the battery life.

The non-removable battery offers 60 hours of audio playback time and 11 hours of video playback time.

If you’ve been using an old model iPhone and wish to change your phone, Samsung A3 is probably a good option to consider.

The smartphone has a sharable GIF as an alternative to movies. You can take 20 continuous pictures and share them as GIF.

Order a Samsung Galaxy A3 Online In Nigeria

Guaranteed Samsung Galaxy A3 can be purchased online from the trusted leading online store in Nigeria, Jumia.

You can choose to make payment online or at your doorstep when the product is delivered to you. Click the button below to purchase now.

Price Range
Starting from ₦51,000



Samsung Galaxy A3 Specification

Samsung Galaxy A3

General Features
 Brand  Samsung
 Type  Smartphone
 Announced  October, 2014
 Operating      System Android 4.4.4 (KitKat), Upgradeable to Android  5.0.2 (Lollipop)
 SIM  Single (Nano SIM)
 Type Super AMOLED Capacitive Touchscreen     (16M Colours)
 Size  4.5 inches
 Protection  Corning Gorilla Glass 4
 Multitouch  Yes
 Resolution  540 x 960 pixel (241 ppi)
 Dimension  130.1 x 65.5 x 6.9 mm
 Colour White, Platinum Silver, Midnight Black, Champagne Gold
 Weight  110g
 2G  Yes, GSM850, GSM900, DCS1800,              PCS1900
 3G  Yes, B1(2100), B2(1900), B5(850),                  B8(900)
 4G  Yes,4G LTE FDD, B1(2100), B3(1800), B5(850), B7(2600),    B8(900), B20(800)
 WLAN  Yes, WiFi Hotspot, WiFi Direct,                                WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
 GPS  Yes, A-GPS, GLONASS, Beidou
 USB  MicroUSB v2.0
 Bluetooth  Yes, v4.0, EDR, LE, A2DP
 Internal 16 GB
 RAM 1 GB or 1.5 GB
 Processor 1.2GHz Quad-Core Cortex-A53, Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 Chipset, Adreno 306 GPU
 External MicroSD, Up to 64 GB
 Rear 8.0 MP, LED Flash, Auto Focus
 Front 5.0 MP
 Capacity  1900 mAh Li-Ion
 Removable  No
 Audio  Playback  60 hours
 Video  Playback  11 hours
Audio & Video
 Audio Jack Yes, 3.5 mm
 Loudspeaker Yes
 Vibration Yes
 Video Playing  Format  MP4, WEBM, 3GP, FLV, WMV, ASF,                        AVI, 3G2, MKV, M4V
Video Playing Resolution FHD (1920 x 1080) @ 30 fps
Other Features
 Messaging  SMS (Thread View), MMS, Push Emails,    Instant Messaging
 Browser HTML5
 Sensors Accelerometer, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, RGB Sensor
 Mobile TV No
 Java No
  Entertainment Video Streaming, Video Player, Music Player
 -Document Viewer
 -Active Noise Cancellation With Dedicated Mic
 -Photo/Video Editor
Price Range
Starting from ₦51,000


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