Samsung Galaxy A7 with a 5.5-inch HD display, metal-clad slim profile announced
As we have come to expect from Samsung’s A-series of smartphones, the Galaxy A7 features a metallic unibody design and is ultra slim at a mere 6.3 mm waistline. On the specs side, the Galaxy A7 features a 5.5-inch Super AMOLED HD (1280x720p) display and it will come in two chipsets configurations. The single SIM variant will come with an octa-core Exynos 5430 processor (1.8GHz Quad A15 + 1.3GHz Quad A7) and 64-bit Snapdragon 615 processor (1.5GHz quad A53 + 1.0GHz quad A53) for the dual SIM variant.
The Galaxy A7 comes with 2 GB RAM, 16 GB internal storage with microSD expansion. On the camera front, there’s a 13 MP rear camera with LED flash and a front-facing 5 MP camera. The device will come with Android 4.4 KitKat along with Samsung’s TouchWiz and Samsung confirms that the device will get the Android 5.0 Lollipop update. A 2600 mAh battery powers the device. The connectivity is well covered with the inclusion of NFC and Cat 4 LTE.
The Samsung Galaxy A7 will come in dark Blue, White and Gold color versions. Samsung hasn’t announced the price of the device but suggests that it will be launched at a competitive price point. The device should hit the market by the end of Q1 2015.
Samsung Galaxy A7 Specs:
- 5.5-inch Super AMOLED display
- Octa-core Exynos 5430 process or 64-bit Octa-core Snapdragon 615 processor
- 2 GB RAM
- 16 GB internal storage
- microSD expansion
- 6.3 mm slim
- 13 MP rear camera with LED flash
- 5 MP front-facing camera
- 2600 mAh battery
- Android 4.4 KitKat
- 4G LTE, NFC