“The Galaxy A7 is the brand’s first smartphone with a triple-camera setup at the back”
Samsung recently announced the latest smartphone in its upper mid-range A series, the Galaxy A7 (2018). The handset is the first ever triple-camera phone from the South Korean behemoth, and will be coming to our shores soon after its unveiling. E-commerce giant Flipkart has started teasing the launch of the Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018), which is scheduled for September 25th. Apart from that, Samsung itself teased the device on its Twitter handle.
As of now, there are just two triple camera handsets in the smartphone market. Those are the Huawei P20 Pro (review) and the OPPO R17 Pro. Samsung is the latest to join the fray with an interesting combination of sensors. There’s a regular 24MP primary lens with a f/1.7 aperture, an 8MP ultra-wide shooter with a f/2.4 aperture, and lastly a 5MP depth sensor for bokeh effects. For selfies, the smartphone has a 24-megapixel shooter.
Other than that, the Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) comes with most features you can expect on an A series device. It has a 6-inch FHD+ (1080×2220p) Super AMOLED Infinity display. Under the hood is a 2.2GHz octa-core processor, however, it’s exact model has not been confirmed by the brand. There’s a 3,300mAh battery with adaptive fast charge inside the chassis. The phone ships with Android 8.0 Oreo-based proprietary skin.
The Galaxy A7 (2018) comes in three RAM and storage variants — 4GB + 64GB, 4GB + 128GB, and 6GB + 128GB. There’s a support for microSD cards of up to 512GB and the handset also boasts Bixby (without voice), Dolby Atmos, Samsung Pay. Interestingly, just like the Galaxy J6+ (first impressions), the A7 (2018) features a side-mounted fingerprint reader.
Related read: Top 5 features of the Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018)
The Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) was announced in Blue, Black, Gold and Pink hues and international pricing start at €349 (~ Rs 29,400).
|Octa core (2.2 GHz, Dual Core + 1.6 GHz, Hexa Core)|
|Samsung Exynos 7 Octa|
|4 GB RAM|
|6.0 inches (15.24 cm)|
|1080x2220 px, 411 PPI|
|24 MP + 5 MP + 8 MP Triple Primary Cameras|
|24 MP Front Camera|
|No Quick Charging|