We have just received news that Samsung have announced that the Samsung Galaxy A3 and A5 are coming to Ireland. In fact the Galaxy A3 is available from today nation wide and the Galaxy A5 will be on sale from the 12th February.
Both devices are aimed at mid-range buyers who want the style but are happy not to have bleeding edge internals. The A series is the replacement for the now discontinued Alpha model.
For the full low down check out the press release below.
Dublin, 29th January 2015– Samsung Ireland today announced that the first smartphones in its Galaxy A-Series range are set to arrive in Ireland. The Galaxy A3 is now available from operators nationwide while the Galaxy A5 will be available to buy in Ireland from Thursday 12th February. Offering trademark Galaxy features housed in a sophisticated all-metal exterior with the slimmest design yet, the Galaxy A-Series combines style with functionality for an exceptional experience.
Unveiling the A-Series
Establishing a new category, the A-Series promises serious sophistication at an affordable price point. Perfect for those who don’t want to compromise on style or technology, the Galaxy A3 and A5 combine a sleek all-metal design with an extraordinary Super AMOLED display for vivid, colourful content wherever you are. The Galaxy A3 comes equipped with a 4.5”qHD display, while the Galaxy A5 features a 5.0’’ HD display. In addition, both devices also feature a Quad Core 1.2 GHz processor for seamless multi-tasking and a faster browsing experience.
Powerful performance, premium design
The perfect partners for work and play, the A-Series range offers a host of features to give you the premium technology you need, with no unnecessary add-ons. Ideal for photo snapping and sharing, the Galaxy A3 and A5are equipped with an advanced 5MP front-facing camera and innovative photo-taking features such as Wide Selfie, Palm Selfie, Animated GIF, Beauty Face Features, and Rear-cam Selfie, so you can capture the perfect selfie in high resolution. Plus, the Galaxy A3 and A5 feature high-quality rear cameras –8MP and 13MP AF respectively.
Both devices will come in a variety of colours, including Pearl White and Midnight Black, for a premium look from every angle.
Commenting, Samsung Ireland Director, Gary Twohig, “At Samsung, we recognise the demand for premium looking, great quality smartphones with useful features at an achievable price point. The Galaxy A Series handsets combine beautiful full metal body finish, superior technology and a host of innovative features. These handsets offer exceptional performance without compromising on style. The Galaxy A3 and A5 are exciting additions to the mid-range mobile handset market in Ireland and we’re delighted to bring these devices to Irish customers for 2015”.
The Galaxy A3 Series is currently available in stores nationwide with Galaxy A5 arriving in Irish stores on 12th February, both handsets are available from free on Bill Pay from all operators.