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Samsung Galaxy Star S5280

Samsung Galaxy Star S5280
alaScore 81

143 reviews

May, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 143 reviews of Samsung Galaxy Star S5280. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the portability. The size is also appreciated, but there are some mixed opinions about the battery. Many are critical about the durability.

price, size, portability


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Samsung Galaxy Star S5280 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Samsung Galaxy Star


Hy I am says that its not better mobili actualy my friend used this phone since one year the back of the phone which feature a removle back cover has also been done plastic sport a glass finish and less prone to smudge and its not good camera qualiity...

Feb, 2016

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Samsung Galaxy Star


I am using samsung galaxy start 2 since almost a year. It works fine for most of the ocassion when I install less than 5 light weight apps. the moment it is loaded with larger and 5 or more loaded apps it is lagging. camara quality is not so great,...

Feb, 2016

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Samsung Galaxy Star


You won't get a galaxy at Rs. 5k, but if you are really desperate, then pick it up. Samsung Galaxy Star duos has in built Android Jellybean 4.1.2. I think it is the slowest among all the Galaxy(s) Samsung has manufactured. The phone is equipped with...

Feb, 2016

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Samsung Galaxy Star


I bought samsumg galaxy star two years ago I am gonma tell you I had a heck of experience with this piece of crap . The phone screen is too small , the lags are unbearable . It hangs too damn much . The phone contains 1Ghz low quality processor which...

Jan, 2016

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Samsung Galaxy Star


I bought the Samsung Galaxy Star 2 years ago, and this was my first smartphone in my life. I was very excited to buy this black colored mobile as it had Android OS in it. Such phones were very popular at that time in my locality. It comes with 512 mb...

Jan, 2016

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Samsung Galaxy Star


I biught this phone about a year ago and I bought it. Coz my father believe on brand name and he told me to buy a samsung or a nokia phone my budget was low and this was the cheapest android phobe from samsung and for some time it ran great all was...

Jan, 2016

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Samsung Galaxy Star


I was not a Samsung fan from beginning, but after using Samsung Galaxy Star GT S5282 I came to know the power of a brand. The phone comes with a Android version 4.2.1(Jelly Bean). The feature of the phone is the camera, it has a great camera for photos...

Dec, 2015

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Samsung Galaxy Star


I have purchased this phone 1 year ago. At time of purchase this phone gave me good performance and I purchased this because it is samsung company phone but later on afte the purchase phone starts hanging it works like a snail and any app I open takes...

Nov, 2015

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Samsung Galaxy Star


Hi friends to Ye phone un logo k liye acha hai jo naye aaye hai android platform pe.ya jinka ye first phone hai. features to pta hi hai n apko 3inch display,1ghz processor,512mb ram,4gb rom, 2mp back camera and no fornt camera. 1200 mah battery. to han...

Oct, 2015

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Samsung Galaxy Star


It is the worst smartphone I have ever seen. Not good in camera,battery backup,clarity.etc. On the other day I literally waited 20 minutes for facebook messenger app to open and when it did, I wasn't even able to type a single letter for another 15 min...

Oct, 2015

Product Specifications


Battery Capacity:1200
Browsing time (Wi-Fi):10
Continuous audio playback time:24
Continuous video playback time:7
Standby time (2G):320
Talk time (2G):14

Call management

Call divert: Yes
Call hold: Yes
Call timer: Yes
Call waiting: Yes
Caller ID: Yes
Conference call: Yes
Speakerphone: Yes
Speed dialing: Yes
Vibrating Alert: Yes
Voice dialing: Yes


Auto Focus:No / Yes
Built-in Flash: No
Front Camera: No
Main camera resolution (numeric):2
Maximum frame rate:15 / 30
Rear camera resolution (numeric):2
Second Camera: No
Video recording: Yes


Body SAR (EU):0.622
Head SAR (EU):0.773
Head SAR category (EU):B


Colour of product:Black / White
Form factor:Bar


Display diagonal:7.62
Display number of colours:262144 colours / 65536 colours
Display Resolution:320 x 240
Display Type:TFT
Orientation sensor: Yes
Touch screen type:Capacitive
Touch technology:Multi-touch
Touchscreen: Yes
Touchscreen Type:Capacitive


Accelerometer: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Proximity sensor: Yes


Internal RAM:0.5


Chat: Yes
E-mail: Yes
Instant messaging (IM): Yes
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service): Yes
Short Message Service (SMS): Yes


Audio formats supported:AAC, AAC+, AMR, eAAC+, FLAC, M4A, MIDI, MP3, OGG, WAV / AAC, AAC+, AMR, eAAC+, FLAC, MIDI, MP3, OGG / AAC, AAC+, AMR, eAAC+, FLAC, MIDI, MP3, OGG, WAV
Image formats supported:JPG
Video compression formats:H.263, H.264, MPEG4
Video formats supported:3gp, MPEG4 / H.263, H.264, MPEG4, VP8
Voice codecs:AMR-NB, AMR-WB


GPS (satellite): No


2G bands (primary SIM):850,900,1800,1900
2G standards:EDGE, GPRS, GSM / EDGE, GSM
3G:No / Yes
4G: No
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth profiles:A2DP, AVRCP, GAP, HFP, HID, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP
Bluetooth version:4.0
SIM card capability:Single SIM
SIM card type:MicroSIM / MiniSIM
Tethering (modem-mode): Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Other features

Java technology: Yes
Ringer type:MP3
Voice Recording: Yes

Packaging Content

Cables included:USB
Quick start guide: Yes


Accelerometer: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Flight mode: Yes
Microphone mute: Yes
Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:4.1 / 4.1.2 / 4.2
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Events reminder, Notes, To-do list
Personalization:Icons, Menu, Shortcuts, Widgets
Proximity sensor: Yes
Subscription type:No subscription
Support for contact groups: Yes
SyncML: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB connector type:Micro-USB B
USB port: Yes


Processor architecture:ARM Cortex-A5
Processor Cores:1
Processor frequency:1
Processor Model:A5


Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:4.1 / 4.1.2 / 4.2
SyncML: Yes


Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash) / MicroSD (TransFlash), MicroSDHC
Internal RAM:512
Internal storage capacity:4
Maximum memory card size:32
RAM capacity:0.5
USB mass storage: Yes


Subscription type:No subscription

Weight & Dimensions

Height :10.5 / 5.8
Weight:100 / 102.5
Width:10.5 / 5.8 / 5.85