Samsung Galaxy A7

Samsung A7

(SAMSUNG A7 2018)

Samsung Galaxy A7 is here and is the latest smartphone in Samsungs A segment. It is also the first smartphone from Samsung to have 3 camera’s in-house. Samsung usually has new features in S and Note series but it is strange that A segment is getting all the attention. Samsung also has worlds first quad camera in its galaxy A9 which might take away the attention from A7

Is A7 worth the buzz amongst its competitor let’s find out?

 

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) design

Samsung A7

 

Samsung has now made design changes with its smartphone. The smartphones have a metal unibody

With glass panel at back and tri-camera set up at back. The phone is for the younger customers and hence has a frame in the middle between the front and back part of the smartphone. This frame has a rather plastic feel which is a downside when the smartphone has metal body used it could have been an all metal one. The phone feels good on hands and has a good weight distribution.

The display is 6-inch infinity display with no curves at edges. the phone has a flash camera and all sensors on top.

SPECS

The Samsung Galaxy A7 has a 6 inch Super AMOLED FHD+ display. It has a wide angle and vibrant color display which helps in better outdoor visibility. The phone supports Dolby Atmos with headphones.

Samsung A7

A7 has an Exynos 7885 octa-core processor
6GB/4GB Ram options
128 GB Storage
3300mAh Battery
Bluetooth 5
Wi-Fi 802.11ac
GPS
Accelerometer
Gyroscope
Proximity Sensor
Ambient Light Sensor
Galaxy A7 is a dual sim smartphone with the 4G VoLTE support on both SIMs
The phone misses NFC.

PERFORMANCE, BATTERY, AND CAMERA

The Exynos processor is fast with all the operations given there is no lag with multitasking. Fingerprint scanner and face unlock are also quick.

Benchmark Tests
AnTuTu – 119786 Points
GFXBench- 29fps
Manhattan- 9.4fps
Benchmark test is similar to Moto One power and Nokia 5.1 plus, which are cheaper smartphones. In the video, test phone runs approx. 15 hours with use of whatsapp, maps few calls and battery lasts for a day in one go.
The primary camera is 24 megapixel with f/1.7 aperture and secondary is a 5-megapixel with f/2.4 aperture.

SAMSUNG

Camera has
Panorama
ProBeauty
Live Focus
Slow Motion
AR Emoji
Hyperlapse modes

The primary camera is fast and quickly sets exposure and manages in capturing good details. The secondary 8 Megapixel shooter has a wide angle display which is good for capturing landscapes or taking groupfies.

VERDICT

Galaxy A7 is priced at Rs 23,990 has 3300 mah battery but a good back up due to efficient hardware, a triple camera for good photography and glass back which adds a premium feel. If you are fond of photography and are looking for a good all in one phone this is a worth buy.

 

 

 

16 thoughts on “Samsung Galaxy A7”

    1. Yes, there are three cameras set up at the back side
      Primary one gives good details at 2 x crop/ zoom
      The secondary has a depth sensor which gives you shots like portrait mode
      Samsung calls it life focus
      The third camera is for wide-angle display. 🙂

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