Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) is now official. Today, Samsung made the handset official in Korea. That is the first Samsung smartphone to bear a triple camera setup on the rear. Earlier this week, the South Korean giant announced the launch of the new Galaxy J4+ and Galaxy J6+. So, we were not expecting this smartphone so early, but Samsung has always been full of surprises. The handset will be available in India, by the end of this month.
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) price, availability
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) price has not been announced yet. However, Samsung stated that the phone would be made available in select European and Asian markets starting this fall, with plans to expand to other international markets in the near future.
Now we also expect Samsung to launch yet another smartphone on October 11. Besides, it will be the industry’s first smartphone to sport a quadruple rear camera setup. Samsung has confirmed in its launch press statement that this will be a Galaxy A range smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) specifications
The Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) is a dual sim smartphone. It powers a large 6-inch full-HD+ (1080×2280 pixels) Super AMOLED Infinity Display with an 18:9 aspect ratio. The handset has no notch and the Display comes with a 2.5D Gorilla Glass 5 for protection. Under the hood, we’ve got an unnamed octa-core SoC clocked at 2.2GHz.
The CPU is coupled with 4GB/ 6GB of RAM and 64GB/ 128GB of inbuilt storage. The storage is expandable via microSD card slot(up to 512GB). Besides all that, we have a 3300mAH battery to power all these things up. For the biometrics, we’ve got a regular side-mounted fingerprint sensor and as well a facial unlock feature.
The Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) comes along Android 8.0 out of the box with Samsung Experience on top of it. The Android P support will soon hit the smartphone after global launch.
The Galaxy A7 (2018) comes with a triple camera setup on the rear. The primary camera is a 24-megapixel autofocus sensor with f/1.7 aperture, and the pairing sensor is an 8-megapixel ultra wide sensor with f/2.4 aperture. The last one is a 5-megapixel depth sensor with a fixed focus and a f/2.2 aperture. The Selfie shooter on this smartphone has to offer 24-megapixel selfie fixed focus camera sensor that has f/2.0 aperture, LED flash, Selfie Focus, and Pro Lighting Mode.
For connectivity, the Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) include 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi ac, a 3.5mm headphone jack, ANT+, and GPS/ A- GPS integration to it. The Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) supports a USB Type-C port and has generation 2 capabilities to it. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, and proximity sensor.
Dimensions of the handset are 159.8×76.8×7.5mm, and weight is 168 grams.
So, the Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) seems to be a more practical smartphone than many others out there in the market. What do you think? Let us know in the comments section below.