Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro Specs & Price In Kenya


Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro smartphone was launched in June 2017. The phone comes with a 5.20-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 720 pixels by 1280 pixels.

The Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro is powered by 1.6GHz octa-core processor and it comes with 3GB of RAM. The phone packs 32GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro packs a 13-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 13-megapixel front shooter for selfies.

The Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro runs Android 7.0 and is powered by a 3000mAh non removable battery. It measures 146.30 x 71.30 x 7.90 (height x width x thickness) .

The Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro is a Dual-SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Micro-SIMsmartphone. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, FM, 3G and 4G. Sensors on the phone include Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.

About Samsung
Founded back in 1969 as Samsung Electric Industries, Suwon, South Korea-headquartered Samsung Electronics today makes everything from televisions to semiconductors. It released its first Android smartphone in 2009, and can be credited with the launch of the first Android tablet back in 2010. The company is among the biggest players in the smartphone market in the world. It has recently developed smartphones running Tizen OS, as an alternative to its Android-based smartphones.

The Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro is one of the latest additions to the list of Samsung smartphones available in Kenya. The Galaxy J5 Pro was launched in the month of June in 2017.  This phone has many attractive specifications that make it one of the best mid-range phones that you can purchase in Kenya right now. This webpage provides Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro Price in Kenya & its full specifications.

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro Key specifications

  • 5.2 Inch screen
  • Android v7.0 Nougat
  • Octacore 1.6GHz processor
  • 2GB RAM, 16GB ROM
  • 13MP rear camera, 13MP front-facing camera
  • 4G network support
  • 3000mAh Li-Ion battery (non-removable)

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro Price in Kenya

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 2GB 16GB
Jumia*Trusted Seller*
  • 2-8 days
  • 1 to 3 days to pick-up stations
KSh19,000.00 Order Now!*Delivery Fees May Apply*
Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 3GB 32GB
Mobile hub*Trusted Seller*
  • Same day in Nairobi
  • Within 24 hours countrywide
KSh17,999.00 Order Now!*Delivery Fees May Apply*
Jumia*Trusted Seller*
  • 2-8 days
  • 1 to 3 days to pick-up stations
KSh20,799.00 Order Now!*Delivery Fees May Apply*

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro Specs Review

Design & Display

  • Dimensions: 146.2mm x 71.3mm x 8mm
  • Weight: 160g
  • Display Type: Super AMOLED touchscreen
  • Display Size: 5.2 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 720 pixels x 1280 pixels
  • Pixel Density: 282ppi

The Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro comes with a 5.2 inch super AMOLED screen with a resolution of 720 pixels x 1280 pixels at 282PPI. This phone is a good choice if you love small compact phones. Its dimensions are 146.2mm x 71.3mm x 8mm.  It weighs 160 grams.

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro In Kenya

The J5 pro comes in four colors: Gold, Pink, Black and Blue.

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro: Hardware & Performance

  • Operating System: Android v7.0 Nougat
  • Processor: Octa-core 1.6GHz Cortex-A53
  • RAM: 2GB
  • Internal storage: 16GB
  • Battery: 3000mAh

The processor in the Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro clock at 1.6GHz and it is supported by 2GB of RAM.  It runs on Android 7.0. Well, these specifications are the same as those of most phones in J5 Pro’s price range.

The 3000mAh battery is good enough for 5.2 inch screen smartphone.  You can get up to 21 hour of talk time on 3G.


  • Back: 13 Megapixel
  • Front: 13 Megapixel

The camera on the rear side of the Samsung J5 Pro is 13MP. The front camera is 13MP as well. These cameras make this phone a solid choice for anyone looking for a good device for general photography and that can also capture good quality selfies.  Features of the rear camera include touch –focus, geo-tagging, face detection HDR & panorama.

Other Notable features

The Samsung J5 Pro supports 4G networks provided by both Safaricom and Telkom in Kenya. This means that it will allow you to enjoy fast 4G internet connection.

The Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro comes with a fast fingerprint sensor. This sensor is on the front side. This sensor not only helps to make the phone more secure, it helps the user do a few other things easily.


Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro full specifications


Release dateJune 2017
Form factorTouchscreen
Dimensions (mm)146.30 x 71.30 x 7.90
Battery capacity (mAh)3000
Removable batteryNo
ColoursBlack, Gold


Screen size (inches)5.20
Resolution720×1280 pixels


Processor1.6GHz octa-core
Processor makeExynos 7870
Internal storage32GB
Expandable storageYes
Expandable storage typemicroSD
Expandable storage up to (GB)256


Rear camera13-megapixel
Rear flashLED
Front camera13-megapixel
Front flashLED


Operating systemAndroid 7.0


Wi-Fi standards supported802.11 b/g/n
BluetoothYes, v 4.10
Number of SIMs2
SIM TypeMicro-SIM
4G/ LTEYes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40)No
4G/ LTEYes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40)No


Compass/ MagnetometerNo
Proximity sensorYes
Ambient light sensorYes
Temperature sensorNo

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