samsung galaxy a3

  1. Android News

    Samsung Galaxy A3 & A5 2017 Hands-on

    Android Authority's hands-on with the new Samsung A series of phones says the South Korean company has borrowed a lot of features from its more premium Galaxy S line to make the Galaxy A line feel more premium.
  2. Android News

    Samsung's Galaxy A5 and A3 make their UK debut

    The 4.7-inch Samsung Galaxy A3 and 5.2-inch Galaxy A5 have finally made their debut in the UK. The two phones can now be purchased for £299 and £399 respectively.
  3. Android News

    Samsung Galaxy A3 review praises Samsung's refresh of the A series

    A new review says the newest Samsung Galaxy A3 has the potential to become a quiet hit - it won't put the iPhone 7 and Galaxy S7 out of business, but it will rescue many people from overspending on a flagship they didn't need.
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    Keyboard - how to use a Spanish reverse exclamation mark

    I installed the Spanish keyboard on my Samsung A3 and can use for example a ñ by pressing the n for a bit. How can I use a Spanish reverse exclamation mark and Spanish reverse question mark? If I press on the ! or ? for a bit I see no more characters. Simon
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    Galaxy A3 wifi calling capability

    I Purchased a Galaxy A3, 29th December 2016 having been told it would have wifi calling capability. And again through John Lewis with same problem. When will Samsung issue a software update to give this capability, have already been through Vodafone false promise and returned it to store for refund.
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    Samsung keyboard select/replace issue

    I'm using the supplied Samsung keyboard on my Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 running Android 5.1.1 Lollipop. If I select some text and start typing I would expect the typed text to replace the selected text but this does not always happen. Could it be that some apps (e.g. Google Search) are overriding...
  7. Android News

    The Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) has received its Wi-Fi certification

    The upcoming Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) has officially received its Wi-Fi certification leading to suggestions that the device will be released before the end of 2016.
  8. Android News

    The Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) has received its Bluetooth certification

    Samsung has been working on the Galaxy A3 (2017) for sometime, but the device has just received its Bluetooth certification. The device is expected to feature the following: - 4.7-inch display - 1.5GHz Qualcomm Processor - 2GB RAM - 8GB Storage - 13MP rear camera - 8MP front camera - Android...
  9. Android News

    Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) makes an appearance on Zauba

    Zauba, India's import and export, has a new listing for the Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017). The database shows that three units (with a retail value of INR 10,287) have been imported into the country for testing purposes. Besides confirming that the phone will feature a 4.7-inch display, no other...
  10. Oana Tudor

    Why does my samsung galaxy a3 converts larger sms in mms? Why? And how can i stop this?

    Hello everyone, Today i bought a Samsung Galaxy A3 (2015-2016 version). Maybe it is not a 2016 topic, i am sure of it, but today i had to send some important texts and i don't know why they failed in sending. Anything that was bigger then 2 or maybe 3 sms they were automatically converted into...
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    Help Samsung Galaxy A3 WiFi keeps disconnecting!

    I just bought this phone (Samsung Galaxy A3 2016) a few hours ago and I'm already having problems with the WiFi. At first it kept disconnecting, then connecting again very momentarily... before it disconnects again 3 seconds later. So I did a Factory Reset. It was then fine for a while and...
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    Root How to install TWRP and root your Galaxy a3 2016

    Disclaimer Rooting is not a risk-free business. It will void your warranty and possibly brick your phone. By reading and using these instructions, you implicitly accept all responsibility. Please note These instructions are for the Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016) model SM-A310F only. DO NOT...
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    Help 'Service not activated on network' cannot send pics in MMS

    Hi, my phone is a Samsung Galaxy A3. It is fairly new. I tried to send a picture in MMS and it has shown an error message saying 'service not activated on network'. I tried lots of different APN settings which haven't worked. I have credit, and I tried rebooting my phone. Please help.
  14. Android News

    Revised Samsung Galaxy A3 manual suggests Marshmallow is on the way

    Samsung has updated the manual for the Galaxy A3. The revised material serves to help users use the new features in Android Marshmallow. This is an indication that the handset will soon receive the update, however we're still not sure when that'll happen.
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    Galaxy a3 2016 has 8 core cpu

    Did you know that the Galaxy a3 2016 has 8-core CPU, not 4? Someone over at xda has found a way to activate the 4 cores that are disabled by Samsung. Warning : 1. It requires root 2. It trips Knox counter Use at your own risk! Link:
  16. Android News

    Samsung Galaxy A3 gets security update in Europe

    The Samsung Galaxy A3 is now receiving the latest security patch in Europe. It's firmware version XXU1BPC2, and those with the device can find it by heading to Settings > About Device > Software Update.
  17. Gail McCrary


    I just want to tell you that I love the Samsung phones but also want to tell you I really really do not like the creepy green head emojis you use!! Please please change this!! Do an update delete these ugly little men and give us smiley face emoticons.. I know you can do this...At least...
  18. Android News

    Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016) review says it's basic, beautiful, but too expensive

    SamMobile just published their review of the 2016 Galaxy A3 and had some mixed feelings about it. They liked the design of the device, they felt it had a crisp display, and they said it had solid battery life too. However, the camera quality is mediocre, it's unclear if it will ever be updated...
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    Help How can i remove the up and down arrows under wifi icon on Galaxy s3

    There are two arrows under/on the wifi icon in the status bar but i do not want them there. My device is rooted so is there a way to remove them.
  20. Android News

    Samsung's UK Winter Sale gives you 2 Gear S2 smartwatches at a steep discoun

    Samsung is putting on a winter sale at their UK store. One of the biggest deals is a duo of Gear S2 smart watches for £449, which is a pretty big deal considering they're usually £300 on their own. There are also deals available for the Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy A3 and more.
  21. Android News

    Samsung Releases 11 Exclusive Themes for the 2016 Galaxy A Series

    Samsung's Theme Store was launched with the Galaxy S6 and now they are bringing this feature to some of their non-flagship smartphones. The 2016 Galaxy A3 and A5 devices are all getting 11 exclusive themes ranging from colorful to minimalistic.
  22. Android News

    This is Samsung's first commercial for the Galaxy A line [VIDEO]

    Now that the Samsung Galaxy A 2016 is official, it's time to get the hype rolling. Samsung has released the first TV commercial for the mid-rangers. The ad shows off how people use the phone in their day-to-day lives, but is nothing special otherwise.
  23. Android News

    Dutch Retailer Publishes Possible Release Date for the Galaxy A3 and A5

    Dutch retailer,, has preemptively put the Galaxy A3 and A5 products in their online store. Both devices are not available for purchase yet but they say that you can pre-order them now and that they're expected to be released January 8th.
  24. Android News

    Samsung officially announces the 2016 Galaxy A3, Galaxy A5 and Galaxy A7

    Samsung has officially announced the latest iterations of the Samsung Galaxy A line, including new versions of the Samsung Galaxy A3, Galaxy A5 and Galaxy A7. The phones have a 1.6GHz octa-core chip and optical image stabilization.
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    Help Lost all my ringtones after upgrade

    Same with me. I have a Galaxy A3. I notice that the default search directory (in Settings->Device->Sounds and notifications->Ringtones) is "/storage/extSdCard/Media/Audio". The A3 doesn't have an extSdCard. The normal place was "/storage/emulated/0/Media/Audio". This directory exists but...