The latest smartphone in the Galaxy A series, the Galaxy A7 which was unveiled by Samsung has been launched in India. The Samsung Galaxy A7 is now the third smartphone in the series which is also the slimmest at just 6.3 mm with an unibody metal design. Recently, the two other smartphones from Galaxy A series went on sale in India. Galaxy J1 was also launched exclusively on Amazon India for Rs 7,190.
Samsung Galaxy A7 Specifications
The Galaxy A7 features a 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD Super AMOLED display which is powered by a Qualcomm 615 Octa-Core (1.5 GHz Quad A53 + 1.0 GHz Quad A53) with Adreno 405 GPU. It has 2 GB of RAM and comes with 16 GB of internal memory which can also be expanded up to 64 GB via microSD card. The device runs on Android 4.4 KitKat with the latest version of the TouchWiz on top of it. Hopefully it will get an Android 5.0 Lollipop update as well.
The Galaxy A7 comes with a 13-megapixel auto-focus rear primary camera with LED flash. It is also capable of recording Full HD videos. On the front, it has a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with wide-angle lens for better selfies and video calling. It is just 6.3 mm thick which makes it the slimmest phone ever from Samsung and weighs 141 grams.
The Samsung Galaxy A7 includes 4G LTE/3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, A-GPS/GLONASS and NFC (LTE version only) as connectivity options. The smartphone packs in a 2,600 mAh battery under the hood which supports Ultra Power Saving Mode to provide more juice through out the day.
The Samsung Galaxy A7 will be available in White, Midnight Black and Champagne Gold colour variants and has been priced at Rs 30,499 in India. It is available for purchase via Samsung India eStore.
Samsung is all set to launch the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S Edge at MWC 2015 on March 1. We are seeing leaks everyday along with pricing details. The Galaxy S6 is rumoured to be as thin as the iPhone 6. Samsung recently announced their revenues and it is not looking good. New Galaxy tablets from Samsung are also on its way.