Adding more weight to the rumors about the upcoming launch of Samsung s Galaxy C5 Pro, the smartphone has now received certification by China s regulatory authority TENAA. The Galaxy C5 Pro is the latest to receive the certification after the Galaxy C7 Pro from Samsung s C series of smartphones. The certification reveals key specifications of the purported smartphone which could possibly show up at the CES 2017 in January alongside other Samsung devices. Also Read - Samsung Galaxy A22 in pictures: A fancy 5G phoneAlso Read - Samsung Galaxy A22 5G review: Looks fancy, runs fast but too pricey
The Samsung Galaxy C5 Pro has been previously spotted on India’s import-export website Zauba, revealing a price tag of Rs 20,483. However, the listing doesn t necessarily reflect the official launch price. While the listing did not reveal anything other than the price, the latest TENAA certification throws light on key specifications of the Galaxy C5 Pro. Also Read - Samsung reveals Galaxy Z Fold 3, Galaxy Z Flip 3 features officially, S Pen support confirmed
Samsung Galaxy C5 Pro specifications and features
Based on the certification, the Galaxy C5 Pro is 6.95mm slim and features a 5.2-inch display offering full HD resolution. In terms of design, it is expected that Samsung will be placing the antenna slots on the top and bottom of the rear panel. At its heart will be Qualcomm s Snapdragon 626 octa-core processor coupled with Adreno 506 GPU and 4GB of RAM. It will further include 64GB of internal storage.
For photography enthusiasts, the Galaxy C5 Pro will pack 16-megapixel cameras at both ends. Keeping the smartphone ticking will be a 3,000mAh battery. On the software front, the smartphone will run Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow out-of-the-box. ALSO READ: After Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro, Galaxy C5 Pro spotted on Zauba
In comparison, the predecessor Galaxy C5 features a 5.2-inch full HD Super AMOLED display and is powered by Qualcomm s Snapdragon 617 octa-core processor paired with Adreno 405 GPU and 4GB of RAM. It comes in two storage variants of 32GB and 64GB with the option to expand the storage up to 128GB via microSD card. In the photography segment, it comes with a 16-megapixel rear camera with dual-tone LED flash along with an 8-megapixel front snapper. It is powered by a 2,600mAh battery with Qualcomm s Quick Charge 3.0 support. Connectivity options include dual-SIM support, 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS and NFC. The Galaxy C5 Pro would thus improve upon the predecessor in terms of processor and battery capacity.
It had been earlier expected that the Galaxy C5 Pro will be launched this month alongside the Galaxy C7 Pro. However, the launch has been now reportedly pushed to January. The Galaxy C7 Pro, successor to the Galaxy C7, is expected to feature a 5.7-inch full HD Super AMOLED display and come powered with a Qualcomm s Snapdragon 626 coupled with Adreno 506 GPU and 4GB of RAM. It will further come with 64GB of built-in storage. It will feature 16-megapixel rear and front cameras. Keeping the phone running will be a 3,000mAh battery with support for Qualcomm s Quick Charge 3.0. ALSO READ: Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro photos, specifications, features show up on TENAA listing