Benchmarking websites are the best sources of getting an authentic update about system upgrades. All the manufacturers let their devices go though benchmark test before releasing of a new device. Ts procedure is also followed in case of new software updates. Speaking of which the latest benchmark listing for Galaxy A5 (2017) reveals that it’s going to taste the Pie OS soon. This is definitely a shocker that Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 Android 9.0 Pie Update will be a great advancement from MarsmallowOS.
The Galaxy A5 released in 2017, runs Marshmallow 6.0.1 out-of-the-box. Earlier this year the device tasted Oreo update.
Now with Android 9.0 Pie, the A5 (2017) will get all new features such as New Quick Settings UI design, Redesigned volume slider, Advanced Battery with AI Support, Notch Support, Improved Adaptive Brightness, Manual theme selection, and Digital Wellbeing etc. So, of course, these features are literally generations ahead from the out-of-date Marshmallow OS. When users are using the brand name of Samsung, they will definitely want the latest Android OS on their handsets. So, that’s why the company is busy testing the Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 Android 9.0 Pie Update.
As you can see from the geekbench listing, hardware wise there is no new upgrade to the device. The A5(2017) still sports the same 3 GB of RAM along with the Exynos 7880 chipset. Usually, we see the Exynos chipset in the Indian region. So, we can expect the Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 Android 9.0 Pie Update to drop in India and near-by regions first.
According to official information, the Pie OS update for Galaxy A5(2017) will most likely roll out in mid-2019. Currently, the premium devices like Note 9 and S9/S9+ will receive Pie update around early 2019. So, obviously, the A series will only follow up after the bigger handset get their share of Pie. Whatever we are seeing in the benchmark listing is just a test run of the device on Android Pie.
However, it’s definitely a good move from Samsung to upgrade the A5 (2017) from an outdated OS to the latest Android Pie OS. So, if you use the Galaxy A5(2017), then stay tuned with us for all latest updates regarding Pie system update for the device.