Samsung Galaxy A5 2016 (samsung-a5xelte)

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Samsung Galaxy A5 2016
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Manufacturer Samsung
Name Galaxy A5 2016
Codename samsung-a5xelte
Released 2015
Category testing
Original software Android 5.1.1 (Upgradable to Android 7.0)
Hardware
Chipset Exynos 7580
CPU Octa-core Cortex-A53 1.6 GHz
GPU ARM Mali T720-MP2
Display 1080x1920 IPS
Storage 16 GB
Memory 2 GB
Architecture aarch64
Features
USB Networking
Works
Flashing
Works
Touchscreen
Works
Display
Works
WiFi
Xwayland
FDE
Mainline
Battery
3D Acceleration
Accelerometer
Audio
Bluetooth
Camera
GPS
Mobile data
SMS
Calls
USB OTG
NFC



Contributors

  • Natsu

Users owning this device

How to enter flash mode

1. power off the device.

2. press Volume Down + Home + Power

3. at the blue screen press the Volume Up button to enter Odin download mode

Recovery

press Volume Up + Home + Power

Installation

Flash twrp heimdall flash --RECOVERY twrp-recovery.img to recovery. (Heimdall can make some problems, just retry multiple times with rebooting device)

Install recovery zip pmbootstrap install --android-recovery-zip.

Inside twrp, choose "ADB Sideload" and run pmbootstrap flasher --method=adb sideload

See also

Device package

LOS