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Samsung Galaxy A3 Core

Samsung Galaxy A3 Core
Brand: Samsung
Category: Phones
  • Display 5.3-inch 720 x 1480 pixels HD+ Screen
  • Camera 8 MP Main / 5 MP front
  • Memory 1/2 GB RAM with 16/32 GB ROM
  • Platform MT6739 CPU / Android 10

Our Rating

The rating is based on the opinions of users and reliable reviewers.

  • Design, Built Quality 7 / 10
  • Display Quality 8 / 10
  • Camera Quality 8 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 7 / 10
  • OS and Usability 9 / 10
  • Battery Performance 8 / 10

Samsung Galaxy A3 Core Highlights and Overview

The Galaxy A3 Core is one of the most affordable Android 10 smartphone from Samsung. It has similar specifications with the A01 Core, which includes a 5.3-inches HD+ display with 720 x 1480 resolution, 18.5:9 aspect ratio and a PLC TFT screen.

Samsung Galaxy A3 Core Red

Under the hood, the Galaxy A3 Core runs on a quad-core Mediatek MT6739 CPU clocked at 1.5GHz, along with PowerVR GE83100 GPU. It comes with 1GB of RAM and 16GB internal storage, which is expandable up to 512GB via SD card.

There is a single 8-megapixel camera at the back, featuring F/2.2 aperture, 1080p@30fps video recording and a single LED flash, while a 5-megapixel selfie snapper seat above the display upfront.

The A3 Core is powered by a 3000mAh battery and has a dual Nano-SIM with 4G LTE network. It is available in Red, Blue and Black colors, and run on Android 10 (Go Edition) out of the box. Other specs and features of the Samsung Galaxy A3 Core are detailed below.

Samsung Galaxy A3 Core Full Specifications and Features


Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 and SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G Network Bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
4G Network Bands LTE band 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps


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Dimensions 141.7 x 67.5 x 8.6 mm
Weight 150 grams
Build Front glass, plastic back
SIM Type Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)


Display Type PLS TFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.3 inches, 71.3 cm2 (~74.5% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1480 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~311 ppi density)


Operating System Android 10 (Go Edition)
Chipset Mediatek MT6739 (28 nm)
CPU 1.5 GHz Cortex-A7
GPU PowerVR GE8100


Card Slot Yes, up to 512GB via microSD card


Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 8 MP Main cameras
Camera Features Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Scene mode
F/2.2 aperture
Flash type - LED
5-element lens
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps,


Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 5-megapixel,
Camera Features f/2.2 aperture
Video Resolution 1080@30fps


Loudspeaker Yes
Speaker Location Chin, below display
Audio Jack Type Yes, 3.5mm audio jack


Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
FM Radio Yes


Battery Capacity Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh battery
Wireless Charging No
Talk Time Talk Time is the longest time that a single battery charge will last when you are constantly talking on the phone under perfect conditions, Ambient temperature and highly dependent on the cellular network environment such as the distance to the closest cell network tower. Up to 28 hours
Stand-by Up to 480 hours


Sensors Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Box Contents Charging Brick / USB cable

Samsung Galaxy A3 Core User Reviews and Opinions


  1. This is a garbage phone….cant recommend….save your money and buy a real phone…this thing is garbage…..put me off Samsung forever if i could rate into the negatives i would…

  2. My daughter and husband updated there phone’s software and now they have no access to their settings it closes all the time.


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Disclaimer Note

We CANNOT guarantee 100% accuracy for the specification table above.