Samsung first launched the Galaxy Alpha series smartphone in 2014, where the smartphone series is intended for the middle class segment or one level below the Galaxy S. Each year the South Korean giant launches its next generation, and until 2018 there will still be next generation.
If the last few months leak often appears about the existence of Samsung Galaxy A5 (2018) and A7 (2018), now Samsung secretly confirm the existence of Galaxy A5 (2018) through the support page that can be accessed on the official site of Samsung South Korea.
The page discloses if the new device has the model number of the SM-A530, and although without notice it can be ascertained if the device is Galaxy A5 (2018) because the previous generation has a similar model number, SM-A520 (A5 2017), SM-A510 ( A5 2016), and SM-A500 (Galaxy A5).
Unfortunately the web page does not reveal any specifications that will be carried by Samsung SM-A530. But previously been circulating rumors about the specifications that will be carried by this device. Samsung Galaxy A5 (2018) is expected to come with a 5.5 inch FHD 1080 × 2160 pixel resolution screen. Yes, Galaxy A5 (2018) is expected to come with Infinity Display, which makes the front bezel thin to get a wider screen.
Although expected to come with Infinity Display which has an aspect ratio of 18.5: 9, but this device does not seem to bring a curved screen because the panel is only intended for high-end devices. In addition, we will also find the fingerprint scanner sensor on the back, because not enough space on the front.
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2018) will also support the mid-range chipset Samsung Exynos 7885, which juxtaposed with the capacity of 4GB of RAM. This smartphone is also expected to maintain a waterproof body. As for the operating system, is expected to run OS Android 8 Oreo.
Given the Galaxy A Series 2017 smartphone announced in January, so it is expected the company will announce the Galaxy A5 (2018) in the first month of 2018. In addition, Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) and A3 (2018) are also expected to release in conjunction with A5 (2018).