Samsung has announced its elegant and slimmest Galaxy smartphone, Galaxy A7 at Samsung South West Asia Forum 2015 in Thailand on Monday. Samsung Galaxy A7 is already available from today onwards for Rs. 30,499 across India.
Galaxy A7 flaunts a 5.5 inch full HD super AMOLED display which amounts to 401 ppi. It is equipped with 1.5 GHz Octa Core (Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53) Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 processor with Adreno 405 GPU, backed by 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal memory which is expandable up to 64 GB using Micro SD card.
Galaxy A7 is fitted with a 13 MP rear camera with LED flash which has a capacity of recording HD videos with 1080p and also has a 5 MP front facing camera onboard for selfie fans. Galaxy A7 also packs a non removable 2600 mAh battery inside which should last for one day usage.
On the software front, Galaxy A7 runs on Android 4.4 KitKat with TouchWiz UI on top while company hasn’t stated that it will be updated to Android Lollipop or not. Connectivity options include 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, GPS, A-GPS + GLONASS, Micro USB port and dual SIM functionality.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Asim Warsi, Vice President, Marketing, Mobile & IT at Samsung India said, “Galaxy A7 is a combination of stylish metallic unibody design with powerful performance and premium user experience. Keeping the modern design philosophy in mind, we have designed Galaxy A7 to empower consumers to enjoy the iconic design and flagship features with an assortment of appealing colors.”
Galaxy A7 has a full metal unibody design with finely cut edges and will be available in three vibrant color options include Pearl White, Midnight Black and Champagne Gold. This smartphone will compete against HTC One E8, Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro, Moto X 2nd Gen, Sony Xperia Z2 and OnePlus One in Indian market.
Key Specifications of Samsung Galaxy A7:
|Model||Samsung Galaxy A7|
|Display||5.5 inch full HD Super AMOLED display|
|Processor||1.5 GHz Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615|
|OS||TouchWiz UI based on Android 4.4 KitKat|
|Camera||13 MP rear and 5 MP front camera|
|Internal Memory||16 GB|
|Dimensions and Weight||151×76.2×6.3 mm and 141 grams|
|Dual SIM||Yes (Hybrid)|
Samsung Galaxy A7 will be available in three colour options starting from today onwards for price of 30,499 INR.