Samsung has unveiled the 2018 edition of its Samsung Galaxy A7 today. The device offers a refreshed appearance with a bump in the specifications and the presence of triple rear cameras. The Samsung Galaxy A7(2018) is the first Samsung device to feature triple rear cameras. The company had announced its budget devices – the Samsung Galaxy J4+ and Galaxy J6+ yesterday.
In terms of the design aspects, the Samsung Galaxy A7(2018) features 2.5D glass on the front and back sides. The handset sports a large 6-inch Super AMOLED Infinity display with Full HD+ (2220 x 1080 pixels) resolution. The processor used in the device is not explicitly specified by the brand but we expect it to be either Snapdragon 660, Snapdragon 710 or Exynos 7885 clocked at 2.2GHz.
There will be two variants for the device – one with 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage and the other with 128 GB of internal storage packed into it with support for expandable storage up to 512 GB.
Coming to the key attraction of the device, the cameras. The device rocks a triple rear camera setup. The primary sensor is a 24 MP shooter with f/1.7 aperture while the other two sensors are an 8 MP 120-degree ultra-wide angle sensor with f/2.4 aperture and a 5 MP depth sensor with f/2.2 aperture respectively. The camera features Samsung’s intelligent Scene Optimizer which categorizes the subject and adjusts the color, contrast, and brightness to instantly optimize image quality. There is support for Live Focus, AR emoji too.
The front camera is a 24 MP sensor with adjustable LED flash with f/2.0 aperture. It incorporates features like Selfie Focus, and mimic professional studio lighting with Pro Lighting Mode. The device draws juice from a 3300 mAh battery with support for adaptive fast charging.
The fingerprint sensor is mounted on the right edge just like the Galaxy J6+. The device offers connectivity options like Cat.6 LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz & 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, NFC, 3.5mm audio jack, and MicroUSB 2.0 port. It runs on Android 8.0 Oreo with a flavor of Samsung Experience. The Galaxy A7 (2018) will be available in Blue, Black, Gold, and Pink color options.
Samsung Galaxy A7(2018) Specifications
- 6-inch Super AMOLED Infinity display with Full HD+ (2220 x 1080 pixels) resolution
- 2.2 GHz octa core (unspecified) processor
- 4/6 GB RAM
- 64/128 GB internal storage
- Triple rear cameras ( 24 MP with f/1.7 aperture + 8 MP with f/2.4 aperture + 5 MP with f/2.2 aperture)
- 24 MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture
- 3300 mAh battery with support for adaptive fast charging