Samsung Galaxy E3 and Galaxy E5 were announced on January 6 and the first market to get the mid-range duo was India. Both phones resembles the A series, though instead of metal they use polycarbonate.
Galaxy E5 packs a 5″ 720p Super AMOLED screen and is powered by the Snapdragon 410 chip with a 64-bit quad-core 1.2GHz Cortex-A53 processor. The rest of the specs include 1.5GB of RAM, 16GB expandable storage, an 8MP rear and a 5MP front cam, dual-SIM connectivity and a 2,400 mAh battery.
Samsung Galaxy E5 runs on Android KitKat and is priced at INR 19,300 in India (255). Now Russia is the second market to offer the Galaxy E5. The phone popped up on Samsung’s official store for RUB 19,990 or 270.
The Galaxy E5 will go on sale in Russia on January 23. We expect more markets to follow suit shortly.